29 days in Mexico Itinerary

29 days in Mexico Itinerary

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29 days in Mexico Itinerary

Start: Malaga
Fly:  15​h
1
Cozumel
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Tulum
— 5 nights
3
Cancun
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  8​h 15​min
4
Valle de Guadalupe
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  6​h 30​min
5
Mazatlan
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
6
Puerto Vallarta
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
7
Mexico City
— 4 nights
Fly:  16​h 45​min
End: Malaga

4
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at San Gervasio Mayan Archaeological Site and Zona Arqueológica del Cedral. Treat yourself to a day of pampering on the 6th (Thu) at some of the best spas. The adventure continues: take a memorable tour with Tours, look for all kinds of wild species at Cozumel Pearl Farm, admire the masterpieces at Galo Art Studio, and tee off at Cozumel Country Club.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Cozumel day trip planning site .

Malaga, Spain to Cozumel is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Malaga to Cozumel. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Malaga in February; daily highs in Cozumel reach 31°C and lows reach 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to drive to Tulum.

Things to do in Cozumel

Outdoors Wildlife Parks
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Cozumel Pearl Farm ©
Cozumel Pearl Farm

5
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.
Get some historical perspective at Tulum Archaeological Site and Las Pinturas. Get some cultural insight at Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá and MiNiAtUrE art Gallery. When in Tulum, make a side trip to see Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve in Sian Ka'an, approximately 1h 40 min away. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 9th (Sun) at Xel-Ha. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Paradise Beach, take in the exciting artwork at Tulum Art Club, kick back and relax at Mayan Beach, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find maps and more tourist information, read Tulum day trip planner.

You can drive from Cozumel to Tulum in 2.5 hours. February in Tulum sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to drive to Cancun.

Things to do in Tulum

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Xel-Ha Park by Xcaret, Akumal Beach, Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá, Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve
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Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site
Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá ©
Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá

4
nights
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at La Isla Shopping Village and Parroquia de Cristo Resucitado. Venture out of the city with trips to Playa Norte (in Isla Mujeres) and Spas (in Puerto Morelos). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Delfines, play a few rounds at Cancun Golf Club at Pok-Ta-Pok, stroll through Playa Tortugas, and stop by Plaza Las Americas.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Cancun visit site .

You can drive from Tulum to Cancun in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Valle de Guadalupe.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Spas, Playa Norte
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Playa Delfines ©
Playa Delfines
La Isla Shopping Village ©
La Isla Shopping Village
Playa Norte ©
Playa Norte

3
nights
Valle de Guadalupe

Valle de Guadalupe ©
Valle de Guadalupe, or Francisco Zarco is a village located in the Ensenada Municipality, Baja California, Mexico, 20 km north of the city of Ensenada. Do some cultural sightseeing at Xecue Vinicola and Bodegas de Santo Tomas. There's more to do: learn about winemaking at Vinos Dubacano.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Valle de Guadalupe online itinerary planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Cancun to Valle de Guadalupe. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 3 hours. When traveling from Cancun in February, plan for slightly colder days and much colder nights in Valle de Guadalupe: temperatures range from 21°C by day to 2°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Mazatlan.

Things to do in Valle de Guadalupe

Wineries

Side Trip

Ensenada
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Casa Magoni ©
Casa Magoni
Vinos Dubacano ©
Vinos Dubacano
Rondo del Valle ©
Rondo del Valle

1
night
Mazatlan

Mazatlan ©
Fine beaches remain a top reason to take a trip to Mazatlan, a developed resort city with a high concentration of hotels and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): kick back and relax at Playa Olas Altas, wander the streets of Old Mazatlan, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Immaculate Conception Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat): tee off at Pacific-Food Truck Park & Golf, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Las Gaviotas, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Basilica de Mazatlan, and finally enjoy the sea views from El Faro Lighthouse.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Mazatlan trip planning app .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Valle de Guadalupe to Mazatlan. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Valle de Guadalupe in February, expect Mazatlan to be somewhat warmer, temps between 32°C and 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to drive to Puerto Vallarta.

Things to do in Mazatlan

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Playa Olas Altas ©
Playa Olas Altas
Mazatlan Cathedral ©
Mazatlan Cathedral
Old Mazatlan ©
Old Mazatlan

3
nights
Puerto Vallarta

Boasting a coastline made for perfectly framed photographs of romantic sunsets, Puerto Vallarta continuously ranks among the world's top tourist resorts.
Get some cultural insight at Parish of Our Lady of Guadalupe and El Centro. Change things up with a short trip to Art in Amber in Bucerias (about 44 minutes away). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Los Muertos Beach, appreciate the extensive heritage of Zona Romantica, take a leisurely stroll along Malecon Boardwalk, and stroll through Bucerias.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Puerto Vallarta road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Mazatlan to Puerto Vallarta takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Mazatlan to Puerto Vallarta due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mazatlan in February, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Puerto Vallarta, with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Mexico City.

Things to do in Puerto Vallarta

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Bucerias, Art in Amber
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Swim with Dolphins
Parish of Our Lady of Guadalupe ©
Parish of Our Lady of Guadalupe

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Museo Nacional de Antropologia and Museo del Templo Mayor. Get some historical perspective at Historic Center (Centro Historico) and Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana). The adventure continues: make a trip to Zona Arqueologica Teotihuacan, get a sense of history and politics at National Palace (Palacio Nacional), examine the collection at Museo de Frida Kahlo, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Zocalo.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Mexico City trip tool .

Traveling by flight from Puerto Vallarta to Mexico City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Puerto Vallarta in February, expect Mexico City to be little chillier, temps between 28°C and 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mexico City

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Zona Arqueológica de Teotihuacan Estacionamiento Puerta 5
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