9 days in Mexico Itinerary

9 days in Mexico Itinerary

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Start: Springfield
Fly:  13 h 45 min
1
Mexico City
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Cozumel
— 2 nights
+2
Taxi + Ferry + Bus:  2 h 30 min
3
Tulum
— 4 nights
Fly + Train:  8 h 15 min
End: Springfield

2
nights
Mexico City

Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): delve into the distant past at Museo del Templo Mayor, thenadmire the masterpieces at Palacio de Bellas Artes, thentake an in-depth tour of Museo Nacional de Antropologia, and finally see the interesting displays at Museo Frida Kahlo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon): indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, make a trip to Zocalo, and then tour on your own time with Ride MB.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Mexico City tour itinerary planner.

Springfield, USA to Mexico City is an approximately 10-hour flight. Traveling from Springfield in March, expect nights in Mexico City to be a bit warmer, around 51°F, while days are much warmer, around 75°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Cozumel.

Things to do in Mexico City

Museums Tours Historic Sites
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Food Tours
Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, learn more about the world around you at Museo de la Isla de Cozumel, and then partake in some friendly competition at The Amazing Cozumel Race. Here are some ideas for day two: try out the rides at Discover Mexico Park Cozumel, thenexplore the gorgeous colors at Palancar Reef, and then delve into the distant past at Zona Arqueológica del Cedral.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Cozumel trip maker website.

Getting from Mexico City to Cozumel by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Mexico City to Cozumel. Traveling from Mexico City in March, things will get a bit warmer in Cozumel: highs are around 81°F and lows about 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Tulum.

Things to do in Cozumel

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Discover Mexico Park Cozumel ©
Discover Mexico Park Cozumel
Palancar Reef ©
Palancar Reef

4
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.
Attractions like Xcaret and Scuba & Snorkeling make great kid-friendly stops. Go for a jaunt from Tulum to Playa del Carmen to see Zipline about 56 minutes away. The adventure continues: glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, take in the exciting artwork at Balam Art On Feathers, Head underground at Gran Cenote, and don't miss a visit to Plastic Flamingo.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Tulum vacation planner.

Do a combination of taxi and bus from Cozumel to Tulum in 3.5 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Tulum can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tulum

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

Playa del Carmen
Highlights from your plan
Xcaret ©
Xcaret
Scuba & Snorkeling
Zipline

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