8 days in Jalisco Itinerary

8 days in Jalisco Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Dallas
+2
Tram + Foot + Fly:  6 h 30 min
1
Guadalajara
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
2
Cabo Corrientes
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Puerto Vallarta
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Tram:  6 h 15 min
End: Dallas

2
nights
Guadalajara

Guadalajara ©
One of Mexico's cultural hubs, Guadalajara represents the home of mariachi music and hosts numerous large-scale events, ranging from international film festivals to celebrated book fairs.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): examine the collection at Instituto Cultural Cabanas. On the 23rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Museo Pantaleon Panduro, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Hidalgo, and then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Guadalajara trip itinerary builder website.

Dallas, USA to Guadalajara is an approximately 7- hour combination of tram and flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Dallas in December, expect nights in Guadalajara to be about the same, around 45°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 76°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to Cabo Corrientes.

Things to do in Guadalajara

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Museo Pantaleon Panduro
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Palacio de Gobierno ©
Palacio de Gobierno
Instituto Cultural Cabanas ©
Instituto Cultural Cabanas
Museo Pantaleon Panduro ©
Museo Pantaleon Panduro

1
night
Cabo Corrientes

Cabo Corrientes ©
Cabo Corrientes is a cape on the Pacific coast of the Mexican state of Jalisco. Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): take in the exciting artwork at Galeria Coppelia, kick back and relax at Playa Las Animas, and then admire the natural beauty at Vallarta Botanical Gardens.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Cabo Corrientes itinerary tool.

You can drive from Guadalajara to Cabo Corrientes in 6.5 hours. When traveling from Guadalajara in December, plan for somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Cabo Corrientes: temperatures range from 82°F by day to 66°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Puerto Vallarta.

Things to do in Cabo Corrientes

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Vallarta Botanical Gardens ©
Vallarta Botanical Gardens
Playa Las Animas ©
Playa Las Animas
Galeria Coppelia ©
Galeria Coppelia

4
nights
Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta ©
Boasting a coastline made for perfectly framed photographs of romantic sunsets, Puerto Vallarta continuously ranks among the world's top tourist resorts.
Step out of Puerto Vallarta with an excursion to Art in Amber in Bucerias--about 42 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Malecon Boardwalk, take in the spiritual surroundings of Parish of Our Lady of Guadalupe, push the limits with an extreme tour, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Puerto Vallarta route planner.

Traveling by car from Cabo Corrientes to Puerto Vallarta takes 1.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Puerto Vallarta can reach 82°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Vallarta

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Art in Amber, Marietas Islands
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Malecon Boardwalk ©
Malecon Boardwalk
Swim with Dolphins
Food Tours