15 days in Lahore & Mexico Itinerary

15 days in Lahore & Mexico Itinerary

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Lahore, Pakistan
— 2 nights
Cancun, Mexico
— 1 night
Tulum, Mexico
— 4 nights
Drive to Calica, Ferry to Cozumel
Cozumel, Mexico
— 1 night
Mexico City, Mexico
— 4 nights


Lahore, Pakistan

— 2 nights
Seen by many to be the most forward-thinking, culturally important, and artistic of the country's metropolises, Lahore has plenty of charms, plenty of history, and plenty of people.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Lahore Fort and Shalimar Bagh (Shalimar Gardens). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Badshahi Mosque, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosque of Mariyam Zamani Begum, get to know the fascinating history of Shahi Guzargah, and learn about all things military at Army Museum.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Lahore trip planning website.

If you are flying in from Pakistan, the closest major aiport is Alama Iqbal International Airport. In August, daytime highs in Lahore are 40°C, while nighttime lows are 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Cancun.

Things to do in Lahore

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Cancun, Mexico

— 1 night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado 28. Keep things going the next day: browse the different shops at La Isla Shopping Village and then stroll through Playa Delfines.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Cancun trip planning tool.

Explore your travel options from Lahore to Cancun with the Route module. The time zone changes from Pakistan Standard Time (PKT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -10 hour difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Lahore in August: highs in Cancun hover around 37°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can go by car to Tulum.

Things to do in Cancun

Shopping · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Tulum, Mexico

— 4 nights
The only Mayan site built to overlook the ocean, Tulum remains a coastal paradise preserving the last vestiges of a pre-Hispanic civilization.
Attractions like Xcaret and Climbing Tours make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with a short trip to Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve in Sian Ka'an (about 1h 15 min away). There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Tulum Archaeological Site, take in panoramic vistas at Tulum Tower, stop by La Llorona, and explore the activities along Casa Cenote.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Tulum tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Cancun to Tulum takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. August in Tulum sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Cozumel.

Things to do in Tulum

Parks · Theme Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Cozumel, Mexico

— 1 night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): find something for the whole family at Discover Mexico Park Cozumel and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Cozumel journey planning app.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Tulum to Cozumel takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In August, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Mexico City.

Things to do in Cozumel

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Theme Parks

Mexico City, Mexico

— 4 nights

City of Palaces

Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Museo Nacional de Antropologia and Zocalo. Step out of Mexico City to go to San Juan Teotihuacan and see Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5, which is approximately 1h 15 min away. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Museo Frida Kahlo, ponder the world of politics at National Palace (Palacio Nacional), admire the landmark architecture of Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), and delve into the distant past at Museo del Templo Mayor.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Mexico City vacation website.

You can fly from Cozumel to Mexico City in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Cozumel to Mexico City, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Cozumel in August, with highs in Mexico City at 28°C and lows at 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Mexico travel guide

Ruins · Beaches · Landmarks
Tailor-made for anyone seeking that traditional sun-and-sand experience, Mexico vacations allow visitors to explore nearly 10,000 km (6,200 mi) of picturesque coastlines. Idyllic beaches and favorable year-round weather aside, this diverse country with a rich pre-Colombian history allows tourists a chance to discover a fascinating cuisine, numerous archaeological sites, state-of-the-art museums, colonial-era haciendas, and outstanding examples of 21st-century architecture. Most visitors get to know the country by its cities, but if you want a well-rounded Mexico tour, spend some time exploring its jungles, cloud forests, Caribbean reefs, snowcapped volcanoes, vast deserts, and tranquil lagoons. Life is lived outdoors in Mexico, so wherever you go, don't forget to dine alfresco and stroll the country's colonial streets.