3 days in Cancun & Chichen Itza Itinerary

3 days in Cancun & Chichen Itza Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Yucatan Peninsula sightseeing planner

Make it your trip
Fly
1
Cancun
— 1 night
Drive
2
Chichen Itza
— 1 night
Bus to Cancún International Airport T2, Fly to Boston

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Cancun

— 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.
On the 17th (Thu), delve into the distant past at Zona Arqueologica El Rey and then get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience. On the 18th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: buy something for everyone on your list at La Isla Shopping Village and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Delfines.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Cancun road trip planning website.

Boston, USA to Cancun is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Boston in June, expect Cancun to be somewhat warmer, temps between 87°F and 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Chichen Itza.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors · Shopping · Parks · Beaches

Chichen Itza

— 1 night
Featuring the largest archeological site of the ancient Mayan civilization, Chichen Itza remains one of the most visited tourist destinations in Mexico.
On the 19th (Sat), make a trip to Chichen Itza.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Chichen Itza online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Cancun to Chichen Itza takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. June in Chichen Itza sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 79°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Chichen Itza

Historic Sites
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