17 days in Mexico Itinerary

17 days in Mexico Itinerary

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Start: Florianopolis
Fly:  15 h 15 min
1
Cancun
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Tulum
— 4 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
3
Acapulco
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h
4
Mexico City
— 4 nights
Fly:  15 h 30 min
End: Florianopolis

3
nights
Cancun

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.
We've included these beaches for you: Playa Norte and Playa Delfines. Get some cultural insight at La Isla Shopping Village and Parroquia de Cristo Resucitado. Step out of Cancun to go to Isla Mujeres and see Punta Sur, which is approximately 1h 20 min away. The adventure continues: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, hunt for treasures at Mercado 28, take in the exciting artwork at Galeria Balance Cancun, and look for gifts at Plaza Las Americas.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Cancun day trip planning site.

Florianopolis, Brazil to Cancun is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Florianopolis to Cancun due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Florianopolis in June; daily highs in Cancun reach 36°C and lows reach 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can drive to Tulum.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Isla Mujeres
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Playa Norte ©
Playa Norte
La Isla Shopping Village ©
La Isla Shopping Village
Swim with Dolphins

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.
Shop till you drop at Casa de los Venados and Balam Art On Feathers. You'll explore and learn at Sfer IK and Museo de la Prehistoria Parque Dos Ojos. Explore Tulum's surroundings by going to Cozumel (Museo de la Isla de Cozumel & Scuba & Snorkeling), Chichen Itza (in Chichen Itza) and Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá (in Coba). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Akumal Beach, stop by Amore Latino Tulum, explore the ancient world of Tulum Archaeological Site, and take in the exciting artwork at Art Gallery Miniature.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Tulum visit planner.

Drive from Cancun to Tulum in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In June in Tulum, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Acapulco.

Things to do in Tulum

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Cozumel, Akumal Beach, Casa de los Venados, Chichen Itza, Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá
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Chichen Itza ©
Chichen Itza
Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site
Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá ©
Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá

3
nights
Acapulco

Acapulco ©
Probably one of Mexico's best-known beach resorts, Acapulco came into prominence in the mid-20th century, when it became a getaway for Hollywood movie starts and European millionaires.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Barra Vieja Beach and Playa Condesa. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Punta Diamante and Galeria Las Brisas. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Fuerte De San Diego, admire the striking features of Capilla de la Paz (Chapel of Peace), make a trip to Zocalo, and deepen your understanding at House of Culture.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Acapulco trip planner.

You can fly from Tulum to Acapulco in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Tulum in June: highs in Acapulco hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Mexico City.

Things to do in Acapulco

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Barra Vieja Beach ©
Barra Vieja Beach
Fuerte De San Diego ©
Fuerte De San Diego
Capilla de la Paz (Chapel of Peace) ©
Capilla de la Paz (Chapel of Peace)

4
nights
Mexico City

Mexico City ©
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Museo Nacional de Antropologia and Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5 are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Let the collections at Palacio de Bellas Artes and Museo del Tiempo Tlalpan capture your imagination. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Museo Frida Kahlo, explore the ancient world of Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), take a stroll through Historic Center (Centro Historico), and take in the exciting artwork at Arto Otra.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Mexico City day trip planner.

You can fly from Acapulco to Mexico City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Acapulco in June; daily highs in Mexico City reach 28°C and lows reach 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5
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Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes

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