14 days in Yucatan Peninsula Itinerary

14 days in Yucatan Peninsula Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cozumel
— 3 nights
2
Tulum
— 4 nights
3
Chichen Itza
— 1 night
4
Cancun
— 3 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: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, delve into the distant past at Zona Arqueológica del Cedral, partake in some friendly competition at The Amazing Cozumel Race, and find something for the whole family at Discover Mexico Park Cozumel.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Cozumel trip planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Cozumel is an approximately 29-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 15 hours traveling from Melbourne to Cozumel. In April, Cozumel is somewhat warmer than Melbourne - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Tulum.

Things to do in Cozumel

Wildlife Parks Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Discover Mexico Park Cozumel ©
Discover Mexico Park Cozumel
Museo de la Isla de Cozumel ©
Museo de la Isla de Cozumel

4
nights
Tulum

Tulum ©
The only Mayan site built to overlook the ocean, Tulum remains a coastal paradise preserving the last vestiges of a pre-Hispanic civilization.
Venture out of the city with trips to Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá (in Coba) and Playa del Carmen (Xcaret, Scuba & Snorkeling, &more). The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at Tulum Archaeological Site, Head underground at Gran Cenote, look for gifts at Kaahal Home Tulum, and don't miss a visit to Plastic Flamingo.

For traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Tulum trip planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and bus from Cozumel to Tulum takes 3.5 hours. In April in Tulum, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can go by car to Chichen Itza.

Things to do in Tulum

Tours Outdoors Theme Parks

Side Trips

Playa del Carmen, Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá
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Xcaret ©
Xcaret
Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site
Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
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.
On the 27th (Mon), delve into the distant past at Chichen Itza, delve into the distant past at Plataforma de Venus, delve into the distant past at Temple of the Bearded Man, explore the ancient world of Temple of the Big Tables, thenexplore the striking landscape at Cenote Ik kil, and finally explore the ancient world of Dzibichaltun.

Plan trip to Chichen Itza with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Tulum to Chichen Itza takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Tulum in April, expect Chichen Itza to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Cancun.

Things to do in Chichen Itza

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Dzibichaltun
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Chichen Itza ©
Chichen Itza
Cenote Ik kil ©
Cenote Ik kil
Dzibichaltun ©
Dzibichaltun

3
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, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Interactive Aquarium, make a trip to El Parque de las Palapas, and appreciate the history behind Monumento a los Ninos Heroes.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Cancun road trip website.

You can drive from Chichen Itza to Cancun in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. While traveling from Chichen Itza, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Cancun, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Swim with Dolphins
La Isla Shopping Village ©
La Isla Shopping Village
Zipline

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