9 days in Yucatan Itinerary

9 days in Yucatan Itinerary

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9 days in Yucatan Itinerary

Start: Antalya
Fly:  25​h
1
Merida
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Valladolid
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
3
Temozon
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Rio Lagartos
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  22​h 15​min
End: Antalya

1
night
Merida

Yucatan's busy capital, Merida remains a mid-sized urban center offering an impressive list of cultural activities, eclectic nightlife, and a chance to see tropical examples of French and Italian architecture.
On the 5th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Palacio de Gobierno del Estado de Yucátan, then admire the landmark architecture of Paseo de Montejo, then examine the collection at Gran Museo del Mundo Maya, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Merida Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas and then don't miss a visit to Ruta Puuc.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Merida trip builder app .

Antalya, Turkey to Merida is an approximately 25-hour flight. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Antalya to Merida due to the time zone difference. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from Antalya in February; daily highs in Merida reach 38°C and lows reach 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Valladolid.

Things to do in Merida

Spas Museums Historic Sites
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Spas
Ruta Puuc ©
Ruta Puuc
Gran Museo del Mundo Maya ©
Gran Museo del Mundo Maya

2
nights
Valladolid

Valladolid ©
One of the gateways to the ruins of Chichen Itza, Valladolid boasts plenty of historic charm and offers a range of tourist-oriented services that ensure pleasant holidays in this area.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Casa de los Venados, then explore the fascinating underground world of Cenote Xkeken, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de San Servasio. On the 8th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape at Cenote Ik kil, then explore the ancient world of Chichen Itza, then explore the striking landscape at Cenote Zaci, and finally make a trip to Palacio Municipal.

To see maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Valladolid day trip site .

You can drive from Merida to Valladolid in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Merida in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Valladolid, with lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to drive to Temozon.

Things to do in Valladolid

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Chichen Itza
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Cenote Ik kil ©
Cenote Ik kil
Chichen Itza ©
Chichen Itza
Cenote Xkeken ©
Cenote Xkeken

2
nights
Temozon

Temozon
Temozón Municipality is one of the 106 subdivisions of the State of Yucatán in Mexico. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): delve into the distant past at Ek Balam and then delve into the distant past at Ek Balam. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape at X'Canche Cenote and then browse the exhibits of Cenote Hubiku.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Temozon trip itinerary maker tool .

Temozon is just a stone's throw from Valladolid. In February in Temozon, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Rio Lagartos.

Things to do in Temozon

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Ek Balam Village
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Ek Balam
Ek Balam
Ek Balam ©
Ek Balam
Cenote Hubiku ©
Cenote Hubiku

1
night
Rio Lagartos

Rio Lagartos ©
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Natural Ria Lagartos and then contemplate the waterfront views at Las Coloradas.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Rio Lagartos trip planner .

Traveling by car from Temozon to Rio Lagartos takes 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rio Lagartos

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Parque Natural Ria Lagartos ©
Parque Natural Ria Lagartos
Las Coloradas ©
Las Coloradas

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