9 days in Yucatan Peninsula Itinerary

9 days in Yucatan Peninsula Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cancun
— 2 nights
2
Tulum
— 3 nights
3
Cozumel
— 3 nights

2
nights
Cancun

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.
On the 24th (Sun), relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Delfines, thenexamine the collection at Mayan Museum of Cancun, and finally examine the collection at Cancun Wax Museum. On the next day, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then buy something for everyone on your list at La Isla Shopping Village.

To find photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Cancun trip site.

Los Angeles, USA to Cancun is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 3 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in May; daily highs in Cancun reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Tulum.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Shark Diving
Mayan Museum of Cancun ©
Mayan Museum of Cancun
Spas

3
nights
Tulum

The only Mayan site built to overlook the ocean, Tulum remains a coastal paradise preserving the last vestiges of a pre-Hispanic civilization.
Museum-lovers will get to explore 3D Museum of Wonders and Art Gallery Miniature. Popular historic sites such as Tulum Archaeological Site and Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá are in your itinerary. Explore Tulum's surroundings by going to Playa del Carmen (Gaston Charo Art Gallery Playa del Carmen & Tierra Huichol) and Scuba & Snorkeling (in Puerto Aventuras). Next up on the itinerary: Head underground at Gran Cenote, browse the exhibits of Balam Art On Feathers, and enjoy the sand and surf at Paradise Beach.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Tulum online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Cancun to Tulum takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Tulum can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel to Cozumel.

Things to do in Tulum

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Playa del Carmen, Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá, Scuba & Snorkeling
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site
Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá ©
Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá

3
nights
Cozumel

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Palancar Reef and Scuba & Snorkeling. Explore hidden gems such as Santa Rosa Wall and Punta Sur Eco Beach Park. There's lots more to do: see the vivid underwater world at Columbia Reef, head outdoors with Paradise Beach Cozumel, and get a new perspective on nature at Museo de la Isla de Cozumel.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Cozumel online trip maker.

Do a combination of bus and taxi from Tulum to Cozumel in 3.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Cozumel can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cozumel

Wildlife Outdoors Parks
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Palancar Reef ©
Palancar Reef
Santa Rosa Wall ©
Santa Rosa Wall
Columbia Reef ©
Columbia Reef

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