5 days in Baja California & Mexico Itinerary

5 days in Baja California & Mexico Itinerary

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5 days in Baja California & Mexico Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  17​h 45​min
1
Cabo San Lucas
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Mexico City
— 1 night
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: London

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): trek along with Adventures in Baja and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Cabo San Lucas trip itinerary planner .

London, UK to Cabo San Lucas is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 7 hours. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from London in November: high temperatures in Cabo San Lucas hover around 32°C and lows are around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Mexico City.

Things to do in Cabo San Lucas

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Adventures in Baja ©
Adventures in Baja
Swim with Dolphins

1
night
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 20th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Zona Arqueologica Teotihuacan, explore the world behind art at Palacio de Bellas Artes, then examine the collection at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, and finally appreciate the history behind Monumento a los Heroes de la Independencia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Museo de Frida Kahlo, then delve into the distant past at Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), then get engrossed in the history at Museo del Templo Mayor, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Zocalo.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Mexico City itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Cabo San Lucas to Mexico City takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Cabo San Lucas in November, expect nights in Mexico City to be cooler, around 11°C, while days are slightly colder, around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5
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Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Zocalo ©
Zocalo

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