8 days in Oaxaca Itinerary

8 days in Oaxaca Itinerary

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Mazunte
— 1 night
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Puerto Escondido
— 1 night
3
Oaxaca
— 3 nights
4
Huatulco
— 2 nights

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Mazunte

Mazunte ©
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): find your balance on the water with Sunset Paddle Tours, explore the activities along Laguna Ventanilla, and then get great views at Punta Cometa.

To see reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Mazunte trip itinerary builder website.

Nashville, USA to Mazunte is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Nashville in April, expect nights in Mazunte to be much hotter, around 74°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 89°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Puerto Escondido.

Things to do in Mazunte

Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Punta Cometa ©
Punta Cometa
Laguna Ventanilla ©
Laguna Ventanilla
Sunset Paddle Tours ©
Sunset Paddle Tours

1
night
Puerto Escondido

Puerto Escondido ©
Puerto Escondido is a small port and tourist center in the municipality of San Pedro Mixtepec Distrito 22 in the Mexican state of Oaxaca. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): kick back and relax at Playa Bacocho, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Zicatela, and then admire the natural beauty at Jardin Botanico Universidad del Mar campus.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Puerto Escondido tour itinerary planning app.

Getting from Mazunte to Puerto Escondido by car takes about 1.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Puerto Escondido can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 75°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to Oaxaca.

Things to do in Puerto Escondido

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Playa Zicatela ©
Playa Zicatela
Playa Bacocho ©
Playa Bacocho
Jardin Botanico Universidad del Mar campus ©

3
nights
Oaxaca

Oaxaca ©
Capital city of the eponymous state, Oaxaca relies heavily on its colonial charm, its core a maze of tree-shaded alleys flanked by photogenic mansions, government buildings, and old churches.
Oaxaca is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Templo de Santo Domingo de Guzman, view the masterpieces at Voces de Copal, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica de la Soledad, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado Benito Juárez.

For reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Oaxaca online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Puerto Escondido to Oaxaca by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Puerto Escondido in April, you will find days in Oaxaca are somewhat warmer (92°F), and nights are slightly colder (57°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel to Huatulco.

Things to do in Oaxaca

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Templo de Santo Domingo de Guzman ©
Templo de Santo Domingo de Guzman
Monte Alban ©
Monte Alban
Hierve el Agua ©
Hierve el Agua

2
nights
Huatulco

Huatulco ©
A short flight from Mexico City, scenic Huatulco features nine picture-perfect bays on the Pacific coast.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Tangolunda Bay and then explore the activities along Buceo Scuba Huatulco.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Huatulco online trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Oaxaca to Huatulco takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Oaxaca in April, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 74°F in Huatulco. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Huatulco

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Buceo Scuba Huatulco ©
Buceo Scuba Huatulco
Tangolunda Bay ©
Tangolunda Bay