7 days in Quintana Roo Itinerary

7 days in Quintana Roo Itinerary

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7 days in Quintana Roo Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  11​h 15​min
1
Puerto Juarez
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Playa del Carmen
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Cozumel
— 2 nights
Fly:  11​h 30​min
End: Newark

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night
Puerto Juarez

Puerto Juarez ©
Puerto Juárez is a town in Benito Juárez municipality, in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo.It is in the north-east of the Yucatán Peninsula, on the shore of the Caribbean Sea, 2 km north from the centre of Cancún. Dejavu Tours has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): shop like a local with Kukulcan Plaza, delve into the distant past at Zona Arqueológica El Meco, and then get a new perspective on things with Dejavu Tours.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Puerto Juarez attractions planner .

Newark, USA to Puerto Juarez is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Newark in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Puerto Juarez, with lows around 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can drive to Playa del Carmen.

Things to do in Puerto Juarez

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Quintana Roo
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Kukulcan Plaza ©
Kukulcan Plaza

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nights
Playa del Carmen

The tourist hub of the popular Mayan Riviera, upscale Playa del Carmen remains the jewel of Mexico's Caribbean coastline.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Playa del Carmen: Tulum (Tulum Archaeological Site & Cenotes Sac Actun) and La Isla Shopping Village (in Cancun). And it doesn't end there: get in on the family fun at Xcaret Park, look for gifts at La Casa de las Hamacas, make a trip to Quinta Avenida, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Playa del Carmen journey builder app .

Traveling by car from Puerto Juarez to Playa del Carmen takes 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Cozumel.

Things to do in Playa del Carmen

Theme Parks Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Tulum, La Isla Shopping Village
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Xcaret Park ©
Xcaret Park
Tulum Archaeological Site ©
Tulum Archaeological Site

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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.
On the 15th (Thu), learn more about the world around you at Museo de la Isla de Cozumel, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then partake in some friendly competition at The Amazing Cozumel Race.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Cozumel day trip planning app .

Getting from Playa del Carmen to Cozumel by car takes about 2 hours. August in Cozumel sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 72°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Cozumel

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Museo de la Isla de Cozumel ©
Museo de la Isla de Cozumel