11 days in Mexico Itinerary

11 days in Mexico Itinerary

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Playa del Carmen
— 4 nights
2
Tulum
— 3 nights
3
Cozumel
— 2 nights
4
Cancun
— 1 night

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4
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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.
Spend the 30th (Wed) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. The adventure continues: find something for the whole family at Xcaret, explore the world behind art at 3D Museum of Wonders, take the plunge with a skydiving experience, and test your team's savvy at Escape Rooms Mexico.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Playa del Carmen holiday app.

Guatemala City, Guatemala to Playa del Carmen is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Guatemala City in June, expect Playa del Carmen to be somewhat warmer, temps between 34°C and 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Tulum.

Things to do in Playa del Carmen

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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Xcaret ©
Xcaret
Scuba & Snorkeling
Zipline

3
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 the numerous day-trip ideas around Tulum: Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá (in Coba) and Aktun Chen (in Akumal). And it doesn't end there: whizz through the canopy at Xel-Ha Park by Xcaret, explore the gorgeous colors at Two Eyes Cenote, contemplate the waterfront views at Casa Cenote, and explore the fascinating underground world of Gran Cenote.

To see traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Tulum online holiday planner.

You can drive from Playa del Carmen to Tulum in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Tulum are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Cozumel.

Things to do in Tulum

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá, Xel-Ha Park by Xcaret, Aktun Chen
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Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site
Xel-Ha Park by Xcaret ©
Xel-Ha Park by Xcaret
Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá ©
Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá

2
nights
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.
On the next day, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities and then get outside with Mr Sanchos Beach Club Cozumel.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Cozumel trip planner.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Tulum to Cozumel in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and ferry. In July, daytime highs in Cozumel are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to Cancun.

Things to do in Cozumel

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Palancar Reef ©
Palancar Reef
Mr Sanchos Beach Club Cozumel ©
Mr Sanchos Beach Club Cozumel

1
night
Cancun

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Interactive Aquarium, buy something for everyone on your list at La Isla Shopping Village, and then fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Cancun trip maker website.

Traveling by flight from Cozumel to Cancun takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cancun

Shopping · Outdoors · Tours
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La Isla Shopping Village ©
La Isla Shopping Village
Swim with Dolphins
Interactive Aquarium ©
Interactive Aquarium

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