10 days in Riviera Maya Itinerary

10 days in Riviera Maya Itinerary

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10 days in Riviera Maya Itinerary

Start: Montreal
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  8​h 15​min
1
Tulum
— 8 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Puerto Morelos
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Montreal

8
nights
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Paradise Beach and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Relax by the water at Mayan Beach and Akumal Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Tulum side-trips: Off-Road Tours (in Playa del Carmen) and Aktun Chen (in Akumal). There's still lots to do: stroll through LabnaHa Cenotes & Eco Park, Head underground at Parque Dos Ojos, explore the activities along Gran Cenote, and see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Tulum tour itinerary planning tool .

Montreal, Canada to Tulum is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or drive. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Montreal in December, with highs in Tulum at 31°C and lows at 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Puerto Morelos.

Things to do in Tulum

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Akumal, Off-Road Tours
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Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site
Scuba & Snorkeling
Dolphin & Whale Watching

1
night
Puerto Morelos

Puerto Morelos ©
A small seaport at the tip of Yucatan Peninsula, pleasant Puerto Morelos offers a good alternative for visitors seeking a quieter beach vacation with plenty of tourist amenities.
On the 5th (Sun), see the vivid underwater world at National Reef Park of Puerto Morelos and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Puerto Morelos day trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Tulum to Puerto Morelos takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. January in Puerto Morelos sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Morelos

Wildlife Tours Parks
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National Reef Park of Puerto Morelos ©
Scuba & Snorkeling

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