32 days in Mexico Itinerary

32 days in Mexico Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cancun
— 4 nights
2
Sian Ka'an
— 1 night
3
Tulum
— 5 nights
4
Cozumel
— 4 nights
5
Puerto Vallarta
— 4 nights
6
Cabo San Lucas
— 4 nights
7
La Paz
— 4 nights
8
Mexico City
— 4 nights

4
nights
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.
Bring the kids along to La Isla Shopping Village and Zipline. Change things up with a short trip to Spas in Puerto Morelos (about 36 minutes away). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Delfines, get outside with Outdoor Activities, kick back and relax at Playa Tortugas, and make a trip to El Parque de las Palapas.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Cancun road trip site.

Istanbul, Turkey to Cancun is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time (TRT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 8 hours. When traveling from Istanbul in March, plan for much hotter days and a bit warmer nights in Cancun: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Sian Ka'an.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Spas
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
La Isla Shopping Village ©
La Isla Shopping Village
Swim with Dolphins

1
night
Sian Ka'an

Sian Ka'an ©
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): stroll through Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Sian Ka'an trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Cancun to Sian Ka'an. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Tulum.

Things to do in Sian Ka'an

Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve ©
Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve

5
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.
Kids will enjoy Xcaret and Zipline. Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at Tulum Archaeological Site, stop by Kaahal Home Tulum, view the masterpieces at Balam Art On Feathers, and enjoy breathtaking views from Tulum Tower.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Tulum trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Sian Ka'an to Tulum. In March, daily temperatures in Tulum can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Cozumel.

Things to do in Tulum

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trip

Playa del Carmen
Highlights from your plan
Xcaret ©
Xcaret
Zipline
Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site

4
nights
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.
Kids will enjoy Scuba & Snorkeling and The Amazing Cozumel Race. There's lots more to do: stroll through Chankanaab Reef, get a new perspective on nature at Museo de la Isla de Cozumel, get in on the family fun at Discover Mexico Park Cozumel, and see the vivid underwater world at Palancar Reef.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Cozumel trip planner.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Tulum to Cozumel in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. March in Cozumel sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Puerto Vallarta.

Things to do in Cozumel

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Discover Mexico Park Cozumel ©
Discover Mexico Park Cozumel
Palancar Reef ©
Palancar Reef

4
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.
Bring the kids along to Malecon Boardwalk and Parish of Our Lady of Guadalupe. And it doesn't end there: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, get to know the fascinating history of Zona Romantica, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Puerto Vallarta tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Cozumel to Puerto Vallarta in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Cozumel to Puerto Vallarta, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. March in Puerto Vallarta sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Cabo San Lucas.

Things to do in Puerto Vallarta

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Zipline
Swim with Dolphins

4
nights
Cabo San Lucas

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.
Kids will enjoy El Arco de Cabo San Lucas and Fishing Charters & Tours. Take a break from Cabo San Lucas with a short trip to Playa Palmilla (Palmilla Beach) in San Jose del Cabo, about 32 minutes away. The adventure continues: put a fun spin on your tour with A-maze-in Cabo Race, take in the exciting artwork at La Turquesa Jewelry and Art, stroll through Playa del Amor, and steep yourself in history at Church of Saint Luke.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Cabo San Lucas route planning website.

You can fly from Puerto Vallarta to Cabo San Lucas in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Puerto Vallarta to Cabo San Lucas is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in March, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to drive to La Paz.

Things to do in Cabo San Lucas

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Cuadra San Francisco, Playa Palmilla (Palmilla Beach)
Highlights from your plan
Cuadra San Francisco ©
Cuadra San Francisco
El Arco de Cabo San Lucas ©
El Arco de Cabo San Lucas
Fishing Charters & Tours

4
nights
La Paz

La Paz ©
It's no coincidence that La Paz means "peace" in Spanish, as this tourist center with a small-town vibe offers a tranquil atmosphere and blissfully pleasant weather throughout the year.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Isla Espiritu Santo and Rancho El Cajon. When in La Paz, make a side trip to see Balandra Beach in Los Tecolotes, approximately Los Tecolotes away. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, step off the mainland to explore Isla Los Islotes, enjoy the sand and surf at Balandra Beach, and head outdoors with HarkerBoard co..

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read La Paz trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Cabo San Lucas to La Paz takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Cabo San Lucas in March, plan for somewhat warmer days and little chillier nights in La Paz: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Mexico City.

Things to do in La Paz

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Isla Los Islotes, Balandra Beach
Highlights from your plan
Isla Espiritu Santo ©
Isla Espiritu Santo
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Balandra Beach ©
Balandra Beach

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.
Kids will enjoy Museo Nacional de Antropologia and Palacio de Bellas Artes. When in Mexico City, make a side trip to see Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5 in San Juan Teotihuacan, approximately San Juan Teotihuacan away. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Museo Frida Kahlo, get engrossed in the history at Museo Casa Luis Barragan, take in the spiritual surroundings of Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), and steep yourself in history at Basilica de Santa Maria de Guadalupe.

To see ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Mexico City trip planner.

You can fly from La Paz to Mexico City in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, car, and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mexican Pacific Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 1 hour. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from La Paz in March: high temperatures in Mexico City hover around 28°C and lows are around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours

Side Trip

Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5
Highlights from your plan
Bosque de Chapultepec ©
Bosque de Chapultepec
Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia

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