6 days in Chiapas Itinerary

6 days in Chiapas Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Palenque
— 1 night
2
San Cristobal de las Casas
— 3 nights
3
Comitan
— 1 night

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Palenque

Palenque ©
Palenque remains best known for the nearby ruins of an ancient Mayan city, which probably flourished around the 7th century CE.
On the 17th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Playas de Catazaja. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Museo de Sitio de Palenque "Alberto Ruz Lhuillier", thenexplore the ancient world of Zona Arqueologica de Palenque, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Welib Ja Waterfalls.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Palenque trip maker website.

Mexico City to Palenque is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to San Cristobal de las Casas.

Things to do in Palenque

Parks Beaches Outdoors

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Playas de Catazaja
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Zona Arqueologica de Palenque ©
Zona Arqueologica de Palenque
Playas de Catazaja ©
Playas de Catazaja

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San Cristobal de las Casas

San Cristobal de las Casas ©
San Cristóbal de las Casas, also known by its native Tzotzil name, Jovel, is a town and municipality located in the Central Highlands region of the Mexican state of Chiapas. Iglesia de Guadalupe and Templo del Carmen are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Your inner history buff will appreciate Historic Center and Catedral de San Cristobal de Las Casas. And it doesn't end there: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, see the interesting displays at Templo de Santo Domingo, and make a trip to El Arcotete Parque Ecoturístico.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the San Cristobal de las Casas trip itinerary builder app.

You can take a shuttle from Palenque to San Cristobal de las Casas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In December, daily temperatures in San Cristobal de las Casas can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can drive to Comitan.

Things to do in San Cristobal de las Casas

Historic Sites Museums Spas
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Templo del Carmen ©
Templo del Carmen
Iglesia de Guadalupe ©
Iglesia de Guadalupe
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Steps in San Cristobal

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Comitan

Comitan ©
Comitán is the fourth-largest city in the Mexican state of Chiapas. On the 22nd (Sun), make a trip to Zona Arqueologica de Tenam Puente and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lagos de Colon.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Comitan online day trip planner.

You can drive from San Cristobal de las Casas to Comitan in 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Comitan

Nature Wildlife Parks
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Zona Arqueologica de Tenam Puente ©
Zona Arqueologica de Tenam Puente