8 days in Mexico Itinerary

8 days in Mexico Itinerary

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Cabo San Lucas
— 2 nights
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Mexico City
— 1 night
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Cozumel
— 1 night
4
Tulum
— 3 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): explore the striking landscape at El Arco de Cabo San Lucas and then steep yourself in history at Church of Saint Luke. Keep things going the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Ivan Guaderrama Art Gallery, explore by horseback at Cuadra San Francisco, then take in the exciting artwork at La Turquesa Jewelry and Art, and finally get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Cabo San Lucas road trip tool.

Richmond, USA to Cabo San Lucas is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Mexican Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Richmond in November; daily highs in Cabo San Lucas reach 82°F and lows reach 70°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Mexico City.

Things to do in Cabo San Lucas

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

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Geologic Formation
El Arco de Cabo San Lucas
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Swim with Dolphins
Swim with Dolphins
4.5

1
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Mexico City

Mexico City ©

City of Palaces

Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Zocalo, admire the masterpieces at Palacio de Bellas Artes, then learn more about the world around you at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, and finally explore the galleries of Museo Frida Kahlo.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Mexico City road trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Cabo San Lucas to Mexico City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and car; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mexican Pacific Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Cabo San Lucas in November, you will find days in Mexico City are little chillier (72°F), and nights are colder (49°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Cozumel.

Things to do in Mexico City

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Natural History Museum
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
4.8
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Specialty Museum
Museo Frida Kahlo
4.4

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 13th (Fri): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then see the vivid underwater world at Columbia Reef.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Cozumel road trip planning website.

You can fly from Mexico City to Cozumel in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Mexico City to Cozumel due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Mexico City in November; daily highs in Cozumel reach 81°F and lows reach 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Tulum.

Things to do in Cozumel

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Nature
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.5

3
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): explore the ancient world of Tulum Archaeological Site and then get outside with Xel-Ha Park by Xcaret. Keep things going the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Gran Cenote and then stroll through Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Tulum vacation planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and car from Cozumel to Tulum in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tulum

Wildlife · Adventure · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

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World heritage site
Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve
4.0

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