17 days in Tulum & Xpu-Ha Itinerary

17 days in Tulum & Xpu-Ha Itinerary

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17 days in Tulum & Xpu-Ha Itinerary

Start: Birmingham
Drive + Fly + Drive:  18 h 30 min
— 14 nights
Drive:  45 min
— 1 night
Drive + Fly + Drive:  18 h
End: Birmingham


Tulum ©
The only Mayan site built to overlook the ocean, Tulum remains a coastal paradise preserving the last vestiges of a pre-Hispanic civilization.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cenote Taak Bi Ha. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tulum: Valladolid (Cenote SAC-AUA, Palacio Municipal, &more), Ek Balam (in Ek Balam Village) and Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve (in Sian Ka'an). The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at Tulum Archaeological Site, enjoy the sand and surf at Paradise Beach, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and contemplate the long history of Chichen Itza.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Tulum road trip tool .

Birmingham, UK to Tulum is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -5 hour difference. In May, Tulum is much warmer than Birmingham - with highs of 34°C and lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can drive to Xpu-Ha.

Things to do in Tulum

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Valladolid, Chichen Itza, Cozumel, Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve, Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá
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Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site
Chichen Itza ©
Chichen Itza
Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve ©
Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve


Xpu-Ha ©
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): Head underground at Xelva Eco Park and then enjoy the sand and surf at La Playa Xpuha.

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You can drive from Tulum to Xpu-Ha in an hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Xpu-Ha

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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La Playa Xpuha ©
La Playa Xpuha
Xelva Eco Park ©
Xelva Eco Park