5 days in Mexico Itinerary

5 days in Mexico Itinerary

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5 days in Mexico Itinerary

Start: Prince George
Fly:  13​h 15​min
1
Cancun
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h
2
Merida
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
3
Mexico City
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Prince George

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): buy something for everyone on your list at La Isla Shopping Village and then play a few rounds at Moon Palace Golf Course.

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Prince George, Canada to Cancun is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Prince George to Cancun. Traveling from Prince George in February, things will get warmer in Cancun: highs are around 32°C and lows about 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to Merida.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors Golf Shopping
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Moon Palace Golf Course ©
Moon Palace Golf Course
La Isla Shopping Village ©
La Isla Shopping Village

1
night
Merida

Merida ©
Yucatan's busy capital, Merida remains a mid-sized urban center offering an impressive list of cultural activities, eclectic nightlife, and a chance to see tropical examples of French and Italian architecture.
On the 8th (Sat), look for gifts at Taller Maya and then don't miss a visit to Ruta Puuc.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Merida driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Cancun to Merida in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. When traveling from Cancun in February, plan for a bit warmer days in Merida, with highs around 38°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Mexico City.

Things to do in Merida

Shopping
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Ruta Puuc ©
Ruta Puuc

2
nights
Mexico City

Mexico City ©
Breathtakingly large, Mexico City provides a home for almost 9 million people living in nearly 1,700 distinct neighborhoods.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): make a trip to Zocalo, explore the world behind art at Palacio de Bellas Artes, then see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional de Antropologia, and finally examine the collection at Museo Frida Kahlo.

Before you visit Mexico City, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can fly from Merida to Mexico City in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Merida to Mexico City is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Merida in February, expect Mexico City to be little chillier, temps between 28°C and 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Mexico City

Museums Historic Sites
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Museo Nacional de Antropologia ©
Museo Nacional de Antropologia
Palacio de Bellas Artes ©
Palacio de Bellas Artes
Museo Frida Kahlo ©
Museo Frida Kahlo

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