15 days in Mexico Itinerary

15 days in Mexico Itinerary

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Cozumel
— 3 nights
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Playa del Carmen
— 4 nights
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Mexico City
— 3 nights
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Puerto Vallarta
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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.
Cozumel is known for wildlife, outdoors, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get outside with Outdoor Activities, explore the gorgeous colors at Columbia Reef, stroll through Cozumel Pearl Farm, and put a fun spin on your tour with The Amazing Cozumel Race.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Cozumel tour planning website.

Durham, UK to Cozumel is an approximately 15-hour combination of car and flight. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Durham to Cozumel due to the time zone difference. In July, Cozumel is somewhat warmer than Durham - with highs of 35°C and lows of 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can catch the ferry to Playa del Carmen.

Things to do in Cozumel

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
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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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Playa del Carmen: Tulum (Gran Cenote, Ana y Jose Beach Club, &more). There's lots more to do: get in on the family fun at Xcaret, cross one thing off your bucket list with a skydiving experience, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

Find out how to plan Playa del Carmen trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen takes 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Mexico City.

Things to do in Playa del Carmen

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Theme Parks

Side Trip

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Xcaret
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
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Must see
Zipline
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Mexico City

Mexico City ©

City of Palaces

Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mexico City: San Juan Teotihuacan (Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5 & Museo Manuel Gamio Centro de Estudios Teotihuacanos). Next up on the itinerary: learn more about the world around you at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, admire the masterpieces at Palacio de Bellas Artes, see the interesting displays at Museo Frida Kahlo, and delve into the distant past at Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana).

To see traveler tips and other tourist information, go to the Mexico City online attractions planner.

You can fly from Playa del Carmen to Mexico City in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Playa del Carmen to Mexico City, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Playa del Carmen in August, things will get little chillier in Mexico City: highs are around 28°C and lows about 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Puerto Vallarta.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

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Puerto Vallarta

Boasting a coastline made for perfectly framed photographs of romantic sunsets, Puerto Vallarta continuously ranks among the world's top tourist resorts.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Puerto Vallarta: Kayaking & Canoeing (in Sayulita) and Spas (in Bucerias). There's lots more to do: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, head off the coast to Marietas Islands, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Los Arcos, and take in the waterfront at Malecon Boardwalk.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Puerto Vallarta online sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Mexico City to Puerto Vallarta in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Mexico City in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Puerto Vallarta: highs are around 37°C and lows about 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Vallarta

Side Trips

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Zipline
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