60 days in Peru, Mexico & La Paz Itinerary

60 days in Peru, Mexico & La Paz Itinerary

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60 days in Peru, Mexico & La Paz Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv, Israel
Fly:  19​h 15​min
1
Cozumel, Mexico
— 6 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
2
Cancun, Mexico
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Tulum, Mexico
— 6 nights
Fly:  10​h 45​min
4
Cusco, Peru
— 7 nights
Fly + bus:  1​h 15​min
5
La Paz, Bolivia
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 45​min
6
Lima, Peru
— 5 nights
Fly:  7​h
7
Mexico City, Mexico
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h
8
Acapulco, Mexico
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
9
Mazatlan, Mexico
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
10
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
— 6 nights
+2
Fly + taxi + bus:  6​h 30​min
11
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
— 7 nights
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  23​h 45​min
End: Tel Aviv, Israel

6
nights
Cozumel, Mexico

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Scuba & Snorkeling and Playa Corona/Corona Beach Club. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Playa Palancar and Punta Sur Eco Beach Park. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Playa Chen Rio, look for gifts at Diamonds International, tour the pleasant surroundings at Punta Morena, and take in the dramatic natural features at Palancar Reef.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Cozumel day trip planner .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Cozumel is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You'll gain 7 hours traveling from Tel Aviv to Cozumel due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tel Aviv in April, things will get a bit warmer in Cozumel: highs are around 33°C and lows about 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Cancun.

Things to do in Cozumel

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Playa Palancar ©
Playa Palancar
Palancar Reef ©
Palancar Reef

6
nights
Cancun, Mexico

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.
Relax by the water at Playa Delfines and Playa Norte. Escape the urban bustle at Scuba & Snorkeling and Playa Tortugas. Spend the 11th (Wed) in unforgettable company with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience. Next up on the itinerary: tee off at Cancun Golf Club at Pok-Ta-Pok, kick back and relax at The Beach Club, look for gifts at Plaza Las Americas, and explore the ancient world of El Rey Ruins (Zona Arqueologica El Rey).

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Cancun road trip tool .

Fly from Cozumel to Cancun in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. April in Cancun sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can drive to Tulum.

Things to do in Cancun

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Parks

Side Trips

Playa Norte, Scuba & Snorkeling
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Playa Delfines ©
Playa Delfines
Swim with Dolphins

6
nights
Tulum, Mexico

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 enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Playa Paraiso and Akumal Beach. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Ruins of Tulum and Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 14th (Sat) at Xel-Ha. Next up on the itinerary: relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, Head underground at Grand Cenote, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and contemplate the waterfront views at Casa Cenote.

To find out how to plan a trip to Tulum, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Cancun to Tulum takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Cancun in April since evenings lows in Tulum dip to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Cusco.

Things to do in Tulum

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Cobá Zona Arqueológica Cobá, Xel-Ha, Akumal Beach
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Xel-Ha ©
Xel-Ha
Playa Paraiso ©
Playa Paraiso
Akumal Beach ©
Akumal Beach

7
nights
Cusco, Peru

Cusco ©
Capital of the Inca Empire for three centuries, World Heritage-listed Cusco is now a major tourist destination, drawing nearly 2 million annual tourists with its well-preserved colonial architecture and proximity to Machu Picchu.
Take a break from the city and head to Salinas de Maras and Hacienda del Chalan. Get a sense of the local culture at Sacsayhuaman and Sacred Valley of the Incas. Take a break from Cusco with a short trip to Archaeological Park Ollantaytambo in Ollantaytambo, about 1h 40 min away. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Plaza de Armas, delve into the distant past at Choquequirao Archeological Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Catedral del Cuzco o Catedral Basilica de la Virgen de la Asuncion, and browse the exhibits of Qorikancha.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Cusco trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Tulum to Cusco takes 11 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, taxi, and flight. While traveling from Tulum, expect slightly colder days and much colder nights in Cusco, ranging from highs of 23°C to lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to La Paz.

Things to do in Cusco

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Parks

Side Trips

Cusco Region, Archaeological Park Ollantaytambo, Choquequirao Archeological Park, Salinas de Maras, Hacienda del Chalan
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Sacsayhuaman ©
Sacsayhuaman
Salinas de Maras ©
Salinas de Maras
Plaza de Armas ©
Plaza de Armas

1
night
La Paz, Bolivia

La Paz ©
Take a moment to catch your breath as you commence your holiday in La Paz.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): look for gifts at Mistura - Manifestacion Creativa, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iglesia de San Francisco, and then take in the awesome beauty at Huayna Potosi.

To find photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the La Paz trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Cusco to La Paz takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cusco to La Paz, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Cusco in April, with highs in La Paz at 17°C and lows at 1°C. On the 27th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Lima.

Things to do in La Paz

#Nature, #Parks, #Historic Sites
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Illimani ©
Illimani
Huayna Potosi ©
Huayna Potosi
Iglesia de San Francisco ©
Iglesia de San Francisco

5
nights
Lima, Peru

Lima ©
Founded in 1535 by Spanish explorer Francisco Pizarro, Lima represents an interesting blend of modern attractions and preserved colonial architecture, much of it clustered in the World Heritage-listed city center.
We've included these beaches for you: El Silencio and Playa Kon-Tiki. Get some cultural insight at Iglesia y Convento de San Francisco and Miraflores. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Huaca Pucllana, make a trip to Plaza de Armas (Plaza Mayor), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Lima, and take an in-depth tour of Larco Museum.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Lima trip maker tool .

Traveling by flight from La Paz to Lima takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Bolivia Time to Peru Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from La Paz in April, plan for a bit warmer days in Lima, with highs around 28°C, while nights are much warmer with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Mexico City.

Things to do in Lima

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trip

El Silencio
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El Silencio ©
El Silencio
Huaca Pucllana ©
Huaca Pucllana
Iglesia y Convento de San Francisco ©

6
nights
Mexico City, Mexico

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 National Museum of Anthropology (Museo Nacional de Antropologia) and Palacio de Bellas Artes. Step out of Mexico City to go to San Juan Teotihuacan and see Zona Arqueologica Teotihuacan, which is approximately 1h 20 min away. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Frida Kahlo Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Zocalo, take a stroll through Historic Center (Centro Historico), and take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica de Santa Maria de Guadalupe.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Mexico City trip builder website .

You can fly from Lima to Mexico City in 7 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Lima to Mexico City is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Lima in May, plan for somewhat warmer days and little chillier nights in Mexico City: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Acapulco.

Things to do in Mexico City

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Zona Arqueologica Teotihuacan
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4
nights
Acapulco, Mexico

Acapulco ©
Probably one of Mexico's best-known beach resorts, Acapulco came into prominence in the mid-20th century, when it became a getaway for Hollywood movie starts and European millionaires.
Relax by the water at Barra Vieja Beach and Playa Condesa. Escape the urban bustle at Playa Pie de la Cuesta and Playa Icacos. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Playas Caleta y Caletilla, stroll through Playa Revolcadero, and stop by La Isla Acapulco Shopping Village.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Acapulco tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Mexico City to Acapulco in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Mazatlan.

Things to do in Acapulco

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors
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Barra Vieja Beach ©
Barra Vieja Beach
Playa Pie de la Cuesta ©
Playa Pie de la Cuesta
Playa Condesa ©
Playa Condesa

4
nights
Mazatlan, Mexico

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.
Relax by the water at Playa Olas Altas and Playa Brujas. Get in touch with nature at Stone Island (Isla de las Piedras) and Playa Las Gaviotas. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Old Mazatlan, savor the flavors at Onilikan Artisan Liquors, enjoy the sand and surf at Golden Zone, and contemplate the waterfront views at Angela Peralta Theater (Teatro Angela Peralta).

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Mazatlan route maker website .

Traveling by flight from Acapulco to Mazatlan takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Acapulco to Mazatlan, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In May, daily temperatures in Mazatlan can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Puerto Vallarta.

Things to do in Mazatlan

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors
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Playa Olas Altas ©
Playa Olas Altas
Playa Las Gaviotas ©
Playa Las Gaviotas
Stone Island (Isla de las Piedras) ©
Stone Island (Isla de las Piedras)

6
nights
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Puerto Vallarta ©
Boasting a coastline made for perfectly framed photographs of romantic sunsets, Puerto Vallarta continuously ranks among the world's top tourist resorts.
Relax by the water at Bucerias and Nuevo Vallarta Beach. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Zona Romantica and The Church of Our Lady of Guadalupe. Step out of Puerto Vallarta to go to Sayulita and see Sayulita Beach, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de los Muertos, take in the waterfront at Puerto Vallarta's El Malecon Boardwalk, head off the coast to Isla Cuale, and choose your vessel at Charly's Sailing and Sport Fishing.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Puerto Vallarta travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Mazatlan to Puerto Vallarta takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Mazatlan to Puerto Vallarta. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Mazatlan in May since evenings lows in Puerto Vallarta dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Cabo San Lucas.

Things to do in Puerto Vallarta

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Nuevo Vallarta Beach, Bucerias, Sayulita Beach, Playa Las Animas
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Bucerias ©
Bucerias
Playa de los Muertos ©
Playa de los Muertos
Swim with Dolphins

7
nights
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

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.
You'll get in some beach time at Playa del Amor and Playa Palmilla (Palmilla Beach). Escape the urban bustle at El Arco de Cabo San Lucas (Lands End) and Medano Beach. Step out of Cabo San Lucas with an excursion to Playa Los Cerritos in Todos Santos--about 1h 15 min away. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Chileno Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia de San Lucas, look for gifts at J&J La Casa del Habano, and view the masterpieces at La Turquesa Jewelry and Art.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Cabo San Lucas trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus from Puerto Vallarta to Cabo San Lucas in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Puerto Vallarta to Cabo San Lucas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In May, daytime highs in Cabo San Lucas are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cabo San Lucas

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Playa Palmilla (Palmilla Beach), Playa Los Cerritos
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Cabo Sailing Ocean Adventures ©
Cabo Sailing Ocean Adventures
El Arco de Cabo San Lucas (Lands End) ©
Playa del Amor ©
Playa del Amor

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