8 days in Omaha & Cancun Itinerary

8 days in Omaha & Cancun Itinerary

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Start: Omaha, United States
1
Omaha, United States
— 1 night
Bus + Fly:  9 h 30 min
2
Cancun, Mexico
— 5 nights
Fly + Bus:  9 h 30 min
End: Omaha, United States

1
night
Omaha, United States

Omaha ©
A major transportation hub, Omaha was once considered little more than a stopping point on a pioneer's journey west.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): enjoy some diversion at TD Ameritrade Park, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Henry Doorly Zoo, then get a taste of the local shopping with Old Market, and finally stop by Old Market Candy Shop. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of The Durham Museum, snap pictures at Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge, then get your bearings at Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail Headquarters, then try your luck at Horseshoe Council Bluffs, and finally deepen your understanding at Kanesville Tabernacle.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Omaha road trip planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Eppley Airfield, Sioux Gateway Col. Bud Day Field and Des Moines International Airport. July in Omaha sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 67°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Cancun.

Things to do in Omaha

Fun & Games Shopping Parks

Side Trip

Council Bluffs
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Horseshoe Council Bluffs ©
Horseshoe Council Bluffs
Henry Doorly Zoo ©
Henry Doorly Zoo
The Durham Museum ©
The Durham Museum

5
nights
Cancun, Mexico

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.
You've now added One Percent Travel to your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to Playa del Carmen (Dolphin Discovery Playa Del Carmen Maroma & Scuba & Snorkeling). Next up on the itinerary: browse the different shops at La Isla Shopping Village, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience, and meet the residents at Interactive Aquarium.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Cancun trip itinerary tool.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Omaha to Cancun in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Omaha to Cancun due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Omaha in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 76°F in Cancun. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Playa del Carmen
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Scuba & Snorkeling
La Isla Shopping Village ©
La Isla Shopping Village
Swim with Dolphins

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