60 days in Quintana Roo Itinerary

60 days in Quintana Roo Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Quintana Roo tour planner

Make it your trip
Drive to La Guardia Airport, Fly to Cozumel
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Cozumel
— 17 nights
Ferry
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Playa del Carmen
— 18 nights
Bus to Puerto Juárez, Ferry to Isla Mujeres
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Isla Mujeres
— 7 nights
Ferry to Playa Tortugas, Taxi to Coba
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Coba
— 2 nights
Drive
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Sian Ka'an
— 1 night
Drive
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Mahahual
— 7 nights
Drive
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Xcalak
— 1 night
Drive
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Bacalar
— 6 nights
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Drive to Chetumal International Airport, Fly to La Guardia Airport, Drive to Hartford

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Cozumel

— 17 nights
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.
Spend the 4th (Tue) in the pleasant surroundings of Cozumel Pearl Farm. The adventure continues: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, explore the gorgeous colors at Palancar Reef, contemplate the long history of San Gervasio Mayan Archaeological Site, and try out the rides at Discover Mexico Park Cozumel.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Cozumel route planner.

Hartford, USA to Cozumel is an approximately 15-hour combination of car and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and ferry. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Hartford in April, with highs in Cozumel at 83°F and lows at 70°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can catch the ferry to Playa del Carmen.

Things to do in Cozumel

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Playa del Carmen

— 18 nights
The tourist hub of the popular Mayan Riviera, upscale Playa del Carmen remains the jewel of Mexico's Caribbean coastline.
Tours Noa Excursiones Riviera Maya has been added to your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Playa del Carmen side-trips: Cancun (Interactive Aquarium, La Isla Shopping Village, &more), Chichen Itza (The Ossuary, Chichen Itza, &more) and Tulum (Museo de la Prehistoria Parque Dos Ojos, Mayan Beach, &more). There's lots more to do: get in on the family fun at Xcaret, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Xaman Ha Aviary, don't miss a visit to Quinta Avenida, and play a few rounds at Playacar Golf Club.

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Getting from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen by ferry takes about 1.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Playa del Carmen are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Isla Mujeres.

Things to do in Playa del Carmen

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Isla Mujeres

— 7 nights
Tiny municipal seat of an eponymous island, each season Isla Mujeres swells to bursting with international tourists coming here to swim, snorkel, dive, fish, and sail.
Change things up with a short trip to One Spa at Finest Playa Mujeres in Playa Mujeres (about 42 minutes away). There's still lots to do: explore the ancient world of Punta Sur, pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia Del Sagrado Corazon, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Isla Brewing Company, and look for gifts at Pau Pao Desing.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Isla Mujeres attractions site.

You can do a combination of bus and ferry from Playa del Carmen to Isla Mujeres in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and ferry. In May, daytime highs in Isla Mujeres are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Coba.

Things to do in Isla Mujeres

Parks · Outdoors · Theme Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Coba

— 2 nights
On the 6th (Sun), delve into the distant past at Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá, then explore the ancient world of Nohoch Mul, and then contemplate the long history of Multum Ha Cenote. On your second day here, explore the activities along Cenote Fantasma and then stroll through The Spider Monkey Reserve.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Coba driving holiday planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and taxi from Isla Mujeres to Coba in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In June, daily temperatures in Coba can reach 91°F, while at night they dip to 79°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Sian Ka'an.

Things to do in Coba

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Sian Ka'an

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Sian Ka'an online trip itinerary maker.

Explore your travel options from Coba to Sian Ka'an with the Route module. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Mahahual.

Things to do in Sian Ka'an

Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip

Mahahual

— 7 nights
A growingly popular destination on Mexico's Caribbean coast, for most of its history Mahahual remained a tiny fishing village well off the beaten path.
Mahahual is known for beaches, wildlife, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: experience the excitement of Mayahual Golf Carts in Costa Maya, get outside with Yaya Beach, look for gifts at Colleen's Magnetic Jewelry, and see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Mahahual sightseeing planner.

Explore your travel options from Sian Ka'an to Mahahual with the Route module. In June, daytime highs in Mahahual are 92°F, while nighttime lows are 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Xcalak.

Things to do in Mahahual

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

Xcalak

— 1 night
Xcalak is a village of 375 inhabitants in the municipality of Othón P. Blanco, Quintana Roo, on the Caribbean coast of Mexico. Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): indulge in some personalized pampering at Acocote Wellness, then explore the gorgeous colors at Parque Nacional de Arrecifes, and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Xcalak road trip planning website.

You can drive from Mahahual to Xcalak in 1.5 hours. June in Xcalak sees daily highs of 92°F and lows of 77°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can drive to Bacalar.

Things to do in Xcalak

Wildlife · Parks · Tours · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip

Bacalar

— 6 nights
Bacalar is the municipal seat and largest city in Bacalar Municipality (until 2011 a part of Othón P. Blanco Municipality) in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo, about 40km north of Chetumal, at 18° 40' 37" N, 88° 23' 43" W. In the 2010 census the city had a population of 11,084 people. Venture out of the city with trips to Chetumal (Dzibanche, Mayan World Adventures, &more). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Bacalar, explore the ancient world of Pyramid of the Masks, get a taste of life in the country at Num Ka'an Ranch, and indulge in some personalized pampering at Masajes Txape.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Bacalar trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Xcalak to Bacalar in 2.5 hours. June in Bacalar sees daily highs of 92°F and lows of 77°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bacalar

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

Quintana Roo travel guide

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Scuba & Snorkeling · Zipline · Theme Parks
One of Mexico's 31 states, Quintana Roo features a long Caribbean shoreline dotted with numerous modern tourist resorts, as well as small settlements preserving their traditional way of life and resisting the pitfalls of mass tourism. Cancun remains one of the most popular places to visit in Quintana Roo, but this area also boasts many less-crowded destinations made for vacationers seeking a bit of tranquility and lots of sunshine. The state also encompasses several islands, sheltering a varied native wildlife and serving as cozy retreats for anyone wishing to spend their Quintana Roo vacation fishing, diving, snorkeling, and basking on pristine sands.