10 days in Mexico Itinerary

10 days in Mexico Itinerary

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Start: Santa Maria
Fly:  12 h
1
Mexico City
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Cozumel
— 1 night
Taxi:  2 h
3
Playa del Carmen
— 4 nights
Fly:  8 h 30 min
4
Cabo San Lucas
— 2 nights
Fly:  11 h 45 min
End: Santa Maria

2
nights
Mexico City

Mexico City ©
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
On the 12th (Fri), explore the galleries of Museo del Templo Mayor, thenget to know the fascinating history of Zocalo, thensteep yourself in history at National Palace (Palacio Nacional), and finally see the interesting displays at Museo Frida Kahlo. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Museo Casa Luis Barragan, learn more about the world around you at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, thenadmire the masterpieces at Palacio de Bellas Artes, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana).

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Santa Maria, USA to Mexico City is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Santa Maria to Mexico City is 2 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Cozumel.

Things to do in Mexico City

Museums Historic Sites
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Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes
Museo Frida Kahlo ©
Museo Frida Kahlo

1
night
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 14th (Sun): explore the ancient world of Zona Arqueológica del Cedral, thentake a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Cozumel trip planner.

You can fly from Mexico City to Cozumel in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Mexico City to Cozumel, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Mexico City in June; daily highs in Cozumel reach 85°F and lows reach 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Playa del Carmen.

Things to do in Cozumel

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Zona Arqueológica del Cedral ©
Zona Arqueológica del Cedral
Spas & Wellness

4
nights
Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen ©
The tourist hub of the popular Mayan Riviera, upscale Playa del Carmen remains the jewel of Mexico's Caribbean coastline.
Venture out of the city with trips to Tulum (Cenote Car Wash & Tulum Archaeological Site). The adventure continues: find something for the whole family at Xcaret, kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and cross one thing off your bucket list with a skydiving experience.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Playa del Carmen journey maker.

Traveling by taxi from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen takes 2 hours. In June in Playa del Carmen, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 73°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Cabo San Lucas.

Things to do in Playa del Carmen

Tours Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

Tulum
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Xcaret ©
Xcaret
Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
nights
Cabo San Lucas

Cabo San Lucas ©
One of Mexico's premier vacation spots, Cabo San Lucas lures pleasure seekers with its trendy restaurant scene, raucous nightlife, and, of course, picture-perfect beaches.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, thenlook for gifts at La Turquesa Jewelry and Art, and then take in the dramatic natural features at El Arco de Cabo San Lucas.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Cabo San Lucas trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Playa del Carmen to Cabo San Lucas in 9 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and ferry; or drive. Traveling from Playa del Carmen to Cabo San Lucas, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In June in Cabo San Lucas, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 75°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cabo San Lucas

Nature Parks Tours
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La Turquesa Jewelry and Art ©
La Turquesa Jewelry and Art
El Arco de Cabo San Lucas ©
El Arco de Cabo San Lucas
Fishing Charters & Tours

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