15 days in Mexico Itinerary

15 days in Mexico Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cabo San Lucas
— 2 nights
2
Puerto Vallarta
— 2 nights
3
Mexico City
— 2 nights
4
Mahahual
— 1 night
5
Tulum
— 2 nights
6
Cozumel
— 4 nights

2
nights
Cabo San Lucas

One of Mexico's premier vacation spots, Cabo San Lucas lures pleasure seekers with its trendy restaurant scene, raucous nightlife, and, of course, picture-perfect beaches.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): browse the exhibits of La Turquesa Jewelry and Art, thenfind your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour. On the 6th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience and then stroll through Chileno Beach.

To find photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Cabo San Lucas day trip planning app.

London, UK to Cabo San Lucas is an approximately 18-hour flight. You'll gain 7 hours traveling from London to Cabo San Lucas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in April, expect Cabo San Lucas to be warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Puerto Vallarta.

Things to do in Cabo San Lucas

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Shark Diving
Dolphin & Whale Watching

2
nights
Puerto Vallarta

Boasting a coastline made for perfectly framed photographs of romantic sunsets, Puerto Vallarta continuously ranks among the world's top tourist resorts.
Get some historical perspective at Zona Romantica and Paradise Church. Escape the urban bustle at Swim with Dolphins and Nuevo Vallarta Beach. The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Vallarta and whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To see photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Puerto Vallarta road trip planning website.

You can fly from Cabo San Lucas to Puerto Vallarta in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mexican Pacific Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 1 hour. In April in Puerto Vallarta, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Mexico City.

Things to do in Puerto Vallarta

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

Nuevo Vallarta
Highlights from your plan
Swim with Dolphins
Nuevo Vallarta Beach ©
Nuevo Vallarta Beach
Old Vallarta ©
Old Vallarta

2
nights
Mexico City

Mexico City
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
On the 10th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), explore the ancient world of Museo del Templo Mayor, thenexplore the world behind art at Palacio de Bellas Artes, and finally learn more about the world around you at Museo Nacional de Antropologia. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe, explore the galleries of Museo Frida Kahlo, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Zocalo, and finally ponder the world of politics at National Palace (Palacio Nacional).

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Mexico City trip itinerary website.

Getting from Puerto Vallarta to Mexico City by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Puerto Vallarta in April since evenings lows in Mexico City dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Mahahual.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Zocalo
Zocalo
Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia

1
night
Mahahual

Mahahual ©
A growingly popular destination on Mexico's Caribbean coast, for most of its history Mahahual remained a tiny fishing village well off the beaten path.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Maya Chan Beach and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Mahahual trip maker website.

You can fly from Mexico City to Mahahual in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Mexico City to Mahahual due to the time zone difference. In April, Mahahual is somewhat warmer than Mexico City - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to drive to Tulum.

Things to do in Mahahual

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Maya Chan Beach ©
Maya Chan Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
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.
On the 13th (Mon), delve into the distant past at Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá, explore the activities along Gran Cenote, and then delve into the distant past at Tulum Archaeological Site. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Casa Cenote and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Tulum tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Mahahual to Tulum in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Mahahual in April, things will get little chillier in Tulum: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Cozumel.

Things to do in Tulum

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Scuba & Snorkeling, Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá
Highlights from your plan
Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site
Scuba & Snorkeling
Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá ©
Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá

4
nights
Cozumel

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Palancar Reef and Santa Rosa Wall. Visiting Scuba & Snorkeling and Punta Sur Eco Beach Park will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: explore the gorgeous colors at Columbia Reef, cast your line with a fishing tour, get engrossed in the history at Museo de la Isla de Cozumel, and delve into the distant past at Zona Arqueológica del Cedral.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Cozumel online vacation planner.

You can do a combination of bus and taxi from Tulum to Cozumel in 3.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Cozumel can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cozumel

Wildlife Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Santa Rosa Wall ©
Santa Rosa Wall
Palancar Reef ©
Palancar Reef
Columbia Reef ©
Columbia Reef

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