60 days in Mexico Itinerary

60 days in Mexico Itinerary

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Start: Dallas
Fly:  7 h
1
Cancun
— 7 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Tulum
— 8 nights
+2
Bus + Ferry + Taxi:  2 h 30 min
3
Cozumel
— 7 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
Mexico City
— 6 nights
Fly:  3 h
5
Acapulco
— 7 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
6
San Miguel de Allende
— 6 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
7
Puerto Vallarta
— 7 nights
Drive:  5 h 45 min
8
Mazatlan
— 4 nights
Bus:  6 h
9
Cabo San Lucas
— 7 nights
Fly:  5 h
End: Dallas

7
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.
Head to La Isla Shopping Village and Mercado 28for plenty of shopping. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Playa Delfines and Playa Tortugas. Get out of town with these interesting Cancun side-trips: Isla Mujeres (Playa Norte, PARROQUIA INMACULADA CONCEPCIÓN, &more) and Puerto Morelos (Spas & Parroquia Catolica de San Jose). Next up on the itinerary: get outside with Outdoor Activities, play a few rounds at Cancun Golf Club at Pok-Ta-Pok, don't miss a visit to Av Kukulkan, and walk around arte Garden.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Cancun itinerary planner.

Dallas, USA to Cancun is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Dallas to Cancun. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Dallas in March, with highs in Cancun at 82°F and lows at 70°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Tulum.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Isla Mujeres, Puerto Morelos
Highlights from your plan
Swim with Dolphins
La Isla Shopping Village ©
La Isla Shopping Village
Playa Norte ©
Playa Norte

8
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.
Visit Paradise Beach and Mayan Beach for some beach relaxation. For shopping fun, head to Amore Latino Tulum or Art Gallery Miniature. Change things up with these side-trips from Tulum: Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve (in Sian Ka'an), Playa del Carmen (Scuba & Snorkeling, Xcaret, &more) and Chichen Itza (in Chichen Itza). There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Tulum Archaeological Site, stroll through Punta Laguna Nature Reserve, enjoy the sand and surf at Akumal Beach, and explore the fascinating underground world of Cenotes Sac Actun.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Tulum online attractions planner.

You can drive from Cancun to Tulum in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Tulum can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Cozumel.

Things to do in Tulum

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Playa del Carmen, Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve, Akumal Beach, Chichen Itza, Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá
Highlights from your plan
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve ©
Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve

7
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Galo Art Studio and Diamonds International. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Playa Palancar and Playa Mia Grand Beach Park. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, kick back and relax at Punta Sur Eco Beach Park, get engrossed in the history at Museo de la Isla de Cozumel, and delve into the distant past at San Gervasio Mayan Archaeological Site.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Cozumel itinerary planner.

Getting from Tulum to Cozumel by combination of bus and taxi takes about 3.5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Cozumel are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Mexico City.

Things to do in Cozumel

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Palancar Reef ©
Palancar Reef
Santa Rosa Wall ©
Santa Rosa Wall

6
nights
Mexico City

Mexico City ©
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Head to La Plateria del Mercado and Arto Otrafor some retail therapy. Change things up with a short trip to Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5 in San Juan Teotihuacan (about 1h 15 min away). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, explore the ancient world of Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana), examine the collection at Museo Frida Kahlo, and explore the galleries of Museo del Templo Mayor.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Mexico City online travel route builder.

Fly from Cozumel to Mexico City in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Cozumel to Mexico City is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Cozumel in March; daily highs in Mexico City reach 75°F and lows reach 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Acapulco.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Los Tuxtlas Biosphere Reserve, Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5
Highlights from your plan
The Shops at Downtown ©
The Shops at Downtown
Arto Otra ©
Arto Otra

7
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.
Shop till you drop at Senor Frog's and Galeria Las Brisas. Relax by the water at Playa Pie de la Cuesta and Barra Vieja Beach. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Condesa, admire the striking features of Capilla de la Paz (Chapel of Peace), tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Revolcadero, and don't miss a visit to Zocalo.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Acapulco trip maker website.

Fly from Mexico City to Acapulco in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Mexico City in March, expect Acapulco to be somewhat warmer, temps between 91°F and 70°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to San Miguel de Allende.

Things to do in Acapulco

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Barra Vieja Beach ©
Barra Vieja Beach
Playa Pie de la Cuesta ©
Playa Pie de la Cuesta
Playa Condesa ©
Playa Condesa

6
nights
San Miguel de Allende

San Miguel de Allende ©
A relatively small town in central Mexico, relaxed San Miguel de Allede offers an ideal setting for visitors in search of a bit of history and a great deal of photogenic architecture.
Do your shopping at Fabrica La Aurora and Galeria Casa Diana. Explore San Miguel de Allende's surroundings by going to Guanajuato (Museo de Sitio Mina Valenciana, Alhondiga de Granaditas, &more) and Queretaro City (Peña de Bernal & El Acueducto De Queretaro). There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel, appreciate the extensive heritage of El Jardin, don't miss a visit to Chapel of Jimmy Ray Gallery, and stroll around El Charco del Ingenio.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the San Miguel de Allende driving holiday planning website.

You can fly from Acapulco to San Miguel de Allende in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Acapulco in April, things will get a bit cooler in San Miguel de Allende: highs are around 86°F and lows about 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Puerto Vallarta.

Things to do in San Miguel de Allende

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Guanajuato, Queretaro City
Highlights from your plan
Fabrica La Aurora ©
Fabrica La Aurora
Dulce Fresa ©
Dulce Fresa
Mr Poster ©
Mr Poster

7
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.
For shopping fun, head to Splash of Glass or Galleria Dante. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Los Muertos Beach and Nuevo Vallarta Beach. Explore Puerto Vallarta's surroundings by going to Bucerias (Mega Comercial Mexicana, El Buzo, &more) and Destiladeras Beach (in La Cruz de Huanacaxtle). There's still lots to do: take a leisurely stroll along Malecon Boardwalk, browse the fresh offerings at Old Town Farmers Market, step off the mainland to explore Marietas Islands, and take in the exciting artwork at Ro'Wo Galeria.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Puerto Vallarta online tour planner.

Traveling by flight from San Miguel de Allende to Puerto Vallarta takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from San Miguel de Allende in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Puerto Vallarta, with lows of 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Mazatlan.

Things to do in Puerto Vallarta

Outdoors Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Bucerias, Bucerias, A Broken Art Mosaic Gallery, Destiladeras Beach, Nuevo Vallarta Beach
Highlights from your plan
Swim with Dolphins
Los Muertos Beach ©
Los Muertos Beach
Bucerias ©
Bucerias

4
nights
Mazatlan

Fine beaches remain a top reason to take a trip to Mazatlan, a developed resort city with a high concentration of hotels and restaurants.
Shop till you drop at Onilikan and Escarabajo Azul Galeria de Arte. You'll get in some beach time at Playa Olas Altas and Stone Island (Isla de las Piedras). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Malecon, enjoy the sea views from El Faro Lighthouse, pause for some photo ops at Monumento a Pedro Infante, and kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Mazatlan travel planner.

Drive from Puerto Vallarta to Mazatlan in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Puerto Vallarta to Mazatlan, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Puerto Vallarta in April, plan for a bit cooler nights in Mazatlan, with lows around 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Cabo San Lucas.

Things to do in Mazatlan

Outdoors Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Kayaking & Canoeing
Playa Olas Altas ©
Playa Olas Altas
Stone Island (Isla de las Piedras) ©
Stone Island (Isla de las Piedras)

7
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.
Relax by the water at Playa del Amor and Chileno Beach. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at La Turquesa Jewelry and Art and Casa Dahlia Gallery. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cabo San Lucas: San Jose del Cabo (Tanya Talamante, Koral Center, &more) and Todos Santos (La Sonrisa de la Muerte & Manos Mexicanas). Next up on the itinerary: see what you can catch with a fishing tour, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, take in the waterfront activity at Medano Beach, and contemplate the long history of Church of Saint Luke.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Cabo San Lucas trip builder app.

Getting from Mazatlan to Cabo San Lucas by bus takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Mazatlan in April since evenings lows in Cabo San Lucas dip to 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cabo San Lucas

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

San Jose del Cabo, Todos Santos
Highlights from your plan
La Turquesa Jewelry and Art ©
La Turquesa Jewelry and Art
Fishing Charters & Tours
Playa del Amor ©
Playa del Amor

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