25 days in Mexico Itinerary

25 days in Mexico Itinerary

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25 days in Mexico Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  12​h 30​min
Cozumel
— 5 nights
+3
Fly + foot + bus + ferry:  2​h 45​min
Isla Mujeres
— 2 nights
ferry + taxi:  3​h 30​min
Tulum
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Yokdzonot
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
Mexico City
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + taxi + bus:  4​h 30​min
Cabo San Lucas
— 4 nights
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  17​h 15​min
End: London

5
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.
Visiting Scuba & Snorkeling and Columbia Reef will get you outdoors. Get some cultural insight at Museo de la Isla de Cozumel and Cathedral of Corpus Christi. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Playa Palancar, look for all kinds of wild species at Chankanaab Reef, stop by Diamonds International, and relax in the rural setting at Rancho Universo Cozumel Horse Sanctuary Non-Profit Organization.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Cozumel holiday planner.

London, UK to Cozumel is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry. Traveling from London to Cozumel, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from London in July; daily highs in Cozumel reach 34°C and lows reach 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Isla Mujeres.

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Columbia Reef ©
Columbia Reef
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Playa Palancar

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): stop by Galeria de Arte Mexicano and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Norte. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Captain Dulche's Museum, then delve into the distant past at Punta Sur, and then look for all kinds of wild species at El Farito.

For reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Isla Mujeres trip maker site .

Do a combination of flight and ferry from Cozumel to Isla Mujeres in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. In August in Isla Mujeres, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Tulum.

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Playa Norte ©
Playa Norte
Punta Sur ©
Punta Sur
Scuba & Snorkeling

5
nights
Tulum

The only Mayan site built to overlook the ocean, Tulum remains a coastal paradise preserving the last vestiges of a pre-Hispanic civilization.
You'll explore and learn at MiNiAtUrE art Gallery and Gaston Charo Gallery. Visit Ruins of Tulum and Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá for their historical value. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tulum: Scuba & Snorkeling (in Puerto Aventuras), Akumal Beach (in Akumal) and Playa del Carmen (Xcaret Eco Theme Park & Cenote Chikin Ha). There's more to do: shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Tulum road trip planning tool .

Traveling by combination of ferry and bus from Isla Mujeres to Tulum takes 3.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Yokdzonot.

Things to do in Tulum

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Side Trips

Playa del Carmen, Akumal Beach, Scuba & Snorkeling, Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá
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Ruins of Tulum ©
Ruins of Tulum
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Xcaret Park

3
nights
Yokdzonot

Yokdzonot ©
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): explore the ancient world of El Castillo, explore the ancient world of Chichen Itza, and then take a stroll through Felipe Carrillo Puerto. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape at Cenote Palomitas and then enjoy the sand and surf at Punta Soliman Beach.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Yokdzonot trip planner .

Traveling by car from Tulum to Yokdzonot takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Tulum in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Yokdzonot, with lows around 31°C. You'll have a few hours on the 13th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Mexico City.

Things to do in Yokdzonot

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Side Trips

Chichen Itza, Felipe Carrillo Puerto, Cenote Palomitas, Punta Soliman Beach
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Chichen Itza ©
Chichen Itza
El Castillo ©
El Castillo
Cenote Palomitas ©
Cenote Palomitas

4
nights
Mexico City

Mexico City ©
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Popular historic sites such as Templo Mayor Museum and Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana) are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will get to explore National Museum of Anthropology (Museo Nacional de Antropologia) and Frida Kahlo Museum. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Palacio de Bellas Artes, take an in-depth tour of National Palace (Palacio Nacional), steep yourself in history at Chapultepec Castle, and take a peaceful walk through Bosque de Chapultepec.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Mexico City trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Yokdzonot to Mexico City. The time zone difference when traveling from Yokdzonot to Mexico City is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Yokdzonot in August, plan for slightly colder days and cooler nights in Mexico City: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel to Cabo San Lucas.

Things to do in Mexico City

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Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes
Museo del Templo Mayor ©
Museo del Templo Mayor

4
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Paquime and San Jose del Cabo Church. Step off the beaten path and head to Cabo Sailing Ocean Adventures and Santa Maria Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Cabo San Lucas side-trips: San Jose del Cabo (Sillvermoon Gallery, Frank Arnold Gallery, & more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at El Arco de Cabo San Lucas (Lands End), get interesting insight from Tours, take in the exciting artwork at Golden Cactus Gallery, and look for gifts at La Turquesa Jewelry and Art.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Cabo San Lucas itinerary maker site .

Do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus from Mexico City to Cabo San Lucas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Mexico City to Cabo San Lucas is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Mexico City in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Cabo San Lucas, with highs around 37°C, while nights are much warmer with lows around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cabo San Lucas

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Side Trip

San Jose del Cabo
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Cabo Sailing Ocean Adventures ©
Cabo Sailing Ocean Adventures
Santa Maria Beach ©
Santa Maria Beach
El Arco de Cabo San Lucas (Lands End) ©

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