7 days in Mexico Itinerary

7 days in Mexico Itinerary

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Start: Kingston, Jamaica
Foot + Fly:  15 h
1
Cabo San Lucas
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
2
Oaxaca
— 1 day
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  6 h 15 min
3
Tulum
— 1 day
Taxi + Ferry:  2 h 45 min
4
Isla Mujeres
— 1 night
+3
Bus + Foot + Fly + Foot:  9 h 30 min
End: Kingston, Jamaica

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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate La Turquesa Jewelry and Art and Enrique Bascon, Galeria de Arte. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Chileno Beach and Playa del Amor. Venture out of the city with trips to San Jose del Cabo (Eclectic Array San Jose, Jonathan Sanchez Jewelry, &more). It doesn't end there: take in the exciting artwork at Whimsical Art Cabo and look for gifts at Caboholic Store & Activity Center.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Cabo San Lucas road trip site.

Kingston, Jamaica to Cabo San Lucas is an approximately 12- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Kingston to Cabo San Lucas, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In October, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to Oaxaca.

Things to do in Cabo San Lucas

Shopping Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

San Jose del Cabo
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La Turquesa Jewelry and Art ©
La Turquesa Jewelry and Art
Playa del Amor ©
Playa del Amor
Chileno Beach ©
Chileno Beach

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Oaxaca

Oaxaca
Capital city of the eponymous state, Oaxaca relies heavily on its colonial charm, its core a maze of tree-shaded alleys flanked by photogenic mansions, government buildings, and old churches.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Templo de Santo Domingo de Guzman, then examine the collection at Museo de las Culturas de Oaxaca, then hunt for treasures at Mercado Benito Juárez, and finally delve into the distant past at Monte Alban.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Oaxaca travel planner.

Fly from Cabo San Lucas to Oaxaca in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and car; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Cabo San Lucas to Oaxaca is 1 hour. Expect slightly colder evenings in Oaxaca when traveling from Cabo San Lucas in October, with lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel to Tulum.

Things to do in Oaxaca

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Mercado Benito Juárez
Mercado Benito Juárez
Monte Alban ©
Monte Alban
Templo de Santo Domingo de Guzman ©
Templo de Santo Domingo de Guzman

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Tulum

The only Mayan site built to overlook the ocean, Tulum remains a coastal paradise preserving the last vestiges of a pre-Hispanic civilization.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): explore the fascinating underground world of Gran Cenote, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and then stop by La Llorona.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Tulum tour itinerary planner.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Oaxaca to Tulum in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Oaxaca in October since evenings lows in Tulum dip to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Isla Mujeres.

Things to do in Tulum

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Gran Cenote ©
Gran Cenote
La Llorona ©
La Llorona

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night
Isla Mujeres

Isla Mujeres ©
Tiny municipal seat of an eponymous island, each season Isla Mujeres swells to bursting with international tourists coming here to swim, snorkel, dive, fish, and sail.
On the 22nd (Tue), stop by Gladys Galdamez's Isla Mujeres and then delve into the distant past at Punta Sur.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Isla Mujeres planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and ferry from Tulum to Isla Mujeres in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in October, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Isla Mujeres

Historic Sites Shopping
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Punta Sur ©
Punta Sur
Gladys Galdamez's Isla Mujeres ©
Gladys Galdamez's Isla Mujeres

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