13 days in Yucatan Peninsula Itinerary

13 days in Yucatan Peninsula Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cozumel
— 3 nights
2
Playa del Carmen
— 3 nights
3
Sian Ka'an
— 1 night
4
Chichen Itza
— 2 nights
5
Cancun
— 2 nights

3
nights
Cozumel

Thanks to the island's outstanding scuba diving and snorkeling options, Cozumel tourism sector remains a major employer and the main source of income for this Caribbean getaway.
Cozumel is known for wildlife, outdoors, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, stop by Black Coral Shop, put a fun spin on your tour with The Amazing Cozumel Race, and delve into the distant past at Zona Arqueológica del Cedral.

Make your Cozumel itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Milan, Italy to Cozumel is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -6 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Milan in April: highs in Cozumel hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Playa del Carmen.

Things to do in Cozumel

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Discover Mexico Park Cozumel ©
Discover Mexico Park Cozumel
Museo de la Isla de Cozumel ©
Museo de la Isla de Cozumel

3
nights
Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen ©
The tourist hub of the popular Mayan Riviera, upscale Playa del Carmen remains the jewel of Mexico's Caribbean coastline.
Take a break from Playa del Carmen with a short trip to Casa Cenote in Tulum, about 56 minutes away. There's lots more to do: get in on the family fun at Xcaret, make a trip to Quinta Avenida, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and push the limits with an extreme tour.

Start your trip to Playa del Carmen by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Ride a ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen in 1.5 hours. In April in Playa del Carmen, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Sian Ka'an.

Things to do in Playa del Carmen

Tours Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

Casa Cenote
Highlights from your plan
Xcaret ©
Xcaret
Scuba & Snorkeling
Zipline

1
night
Sian Ka'an

Sian Ka'an ©
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Sian Ka'an travel planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Playa del Carmen to Sian Ka'an. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Chichen Itza.

Things to do in Sian Ka'an

Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve ©
Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve

2
nights
Chichen Itza

Chichen Itza ©
Featuring the largest archeological site of the ancient Mayan civilization, Chichen Itza remains one of the most visited tourist destinations in Mexico.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): delve into the distant past at Chichen Itza, delve into the distant past at Plataforma de Venus, explore the ancient world of Temple of the Bearded Man, thendelve into the distant past at Temple of the Big Tables, thenexplore the ancient world of The Ossuary, and finally explore the ancient world of Las Monjas.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Chichen Itza sightseeing planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Sian Ka'an to Chichen Itza. April in Chichen Itza sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can go by car to Cancun.

Things to do in Chichen Itza

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Cenote Yokdzonot
Highlights from your plan
Cenote Ik kil ©
Cenote Ik kil
Chichen Itza ©
Chichen Itza
Cenote Yokdzonot ©
Cenote Yokdzonot

2
nights
Cancun

Few destinations in Mexico dazzle visitors quite like Cancun, a modern resort town filled with glitzy hotels sitting on picturesque and well-developed Caribbean beaches.
Cancun is known for nightlife, wildlife, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: browse the different shops at La Isla Shopping Village, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, steep yourself in history at Zona Arqueologica El Rey, and get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Cancun trip planner.

Traveling by car from Chichen Itza to Cancun takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Chichen Itza in April, you will find days in Cancun are a bit cooler (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors Tours Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Swim with Dolphins
La Isla Shopping Village ©
La Isla Shopping Village
Zipline

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