60 days in South Pacific, Asia, Africa, Europe, United States & Mexico Itinerary

60 days in South Pacific, Asia, Africa, Europe, United States & Mexico Itinerary

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Bora Bora, French Polynesia
— 4 nights
Ferry to Bora Bora, Fly to Tokyo
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Tokyo, Japan
— 3 nights
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
— 3 nights
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Cairo, Egypt
— 2 nights
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Goreme, Turkey
— 3 nights
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Athens, Greece
— 3 nights
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Oia, Greece
— 3 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
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Vatican City, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive to Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport, Fly to Paris
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Paris, France
— 5 nights
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Ibiza Town, Spain
— 4 nights
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Marrakech, Morocco
— 3 nights
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London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
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Tromso, Norway
— 5 nights
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Las Vegas, United States
— 3 nights
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Tulum, Mexico
— 3 nights
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Cancun, Mexico
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Bora Bora, French Polynesia

— 4 nights
There's a reason why many consider Bora Bora the most romantic island in the world.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Reef Discovery Bora Bora and Alain Despert. It doesn't end there: see the vivid underwater world at Tupitipiti Point.

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Florianopolis, Brazil to Bora Bora is an approximately 36-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Florianopolis to Bora Bora. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Bora Bora

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Shopping
Find places to stay Aug 3 — 7:

Tokyo, Japan

— 3 nights
Tokyo holds the status of most populous metropolitan area in the world--a fact you'll find tangible as you walk the bustling streets and explore its diverse neighborhoods and cultures.
Senso-ji Temple has been added to your itinerary. Museum-lovers will get to explore Tokyo National Museum The Heiseikan and KidZania Tokyo. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ginza and Kiddy Land Harajuku. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Odaiba Kaihin Koen (Odaiba Seaside Park), explore the world behind art at National Museum of Western Art, examine the collection at Madame Tussauds Tokyo, and have fun at teamLab☆Planets.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Tokyo road trip planning site.

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Bora Bora to Tokyo in 21 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 19 hours traveling from Bora Bora to Tokyo. In August in Tokyo, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. On the 11th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Dubai.

Things to do in Tokyo

Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Parks
Find places to stay Aug 8 — 11:

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

— 3 nights

City of Gold

Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
You've now added Platinum Heritage to your itinerary. Step off the beaten path and head to La Mer and Al Mamzar Beach Park. Do your shopping at The Dubai Mall and City Centre Mirdif. Take a break from Dubai with a short trip to Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization in Sharjah, about 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Burj Khalifa, explore the engaging exhibits at OliOli, take an in-depth tour of Etihad Museum, and paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Dubai vacation planning app.

You can fly from Tokyo to Dubai in 14 hours. Another option is to fly. Traveling from Tokyo to Dubai, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Tokyo in August: high temperatures in Dubai hover around 49°C and lows are around 38°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Cairo.

Things to do in Dubai

Outdoors · Museums · Shopping · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 11 — 14:

Cairo, Egypt

— 2 nights

City of a Thousand Minarets

More than 20 million people call Cairo their home and, as soon as you set foot in the sprawling metropolis, it's evident they make it crowded and chaotic, but also exuberant and charming.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): pause for some photo ops at Great Sphinx, then explore the ancient world of Pyramids of Giza, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities. On the 16th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, contemplate the waterfront views at Nile River, and then walk around Al-Azhar Park.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Cairo attractions website.

Traveling by flight from Dubai to Cairo takes 6.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Dubai to Cairo. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Dubai in August; daily highs in Cairo reach 41°C and lows reach 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow time for the flight to Goreme.

Things to do in Cairo

Historic Sites · Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 14 — 16:

Goreme, Turkey

— 3 nights
Famed for its landscape of unusually shaped stone formations and churches cut into the natural rocks, Goreme sits in the central part of the country, an area originally settled during Roman times.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Zelve Open Air Museum and Kocabag Winery. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Lucky Horse Ranch and Love Valley. Next up on the itinerary: head off-road at local off-road trails, take in the dramatic natural features at Zemi Valley, admire the verdant scenery at Peri Bacalari, and see the interesting displays at Guray Museum.

To see reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Goreme trip planning website.

Getting from Cairo to Goreme by flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Turkey Time (TRT) is 1 hour. Traveling from Cairo in August, things will get slightly colder in Goreme: highs are around 38°C and lows about 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to fly to Athens.

Things to do in Goreme

Parks · Nature · Museums · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 16 — 19:

Athens, Greece

— 3 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Acropolis Museum and Plaka are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Temple of Hephaestus and Temple of Athena Nike. Change things up with a short trip to Lake Vouliagmeni in Vouliagmeni (about 36 minutes away). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum, make a trip to Erechtheion, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Kapnikarea, and take an in-depth tour of Byzantine and Christian Museum.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Athens trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Goreme to Athens by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Goreme to Athens is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Goreme in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Athens, with lows of 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Oia.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 19 — 22:

Oia, Greece

— 3 nights
Every day hundreds of visitors come to Oia just to experience its sunsets.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, tour the pleasant surroundings at Koloumbos Beach, then explore the activities along Amoudi Bay, and finally get engrossed in the history at Naval Maritime Museum Oia Santorini. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Ekklisia Panagia Platsani, take in the exciting artwork at Oia Treasures Art Gallery, learn about winemaking at Domaine Sigalas, contemplate the long history of The Castle of St Nicholas, then get a taste of the local shopping with Mnemossyne Gallery, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Oria Art Gallery.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Oia road trip site.

Fly from Athens to Oia in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and taxi. Traveling from Athens in August, you will find days in Oia are a bit cooler (36°C), and nights are about the same (28°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Oia

Parks · Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 22 — 25:

Rome, Italy

— 3 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Museo Nazionale Romano - Palazzo Massimo alle Terme and Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Basilica Papale San Paolo fuori le Mura and Villa Borghese. Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli e dei Martiri, get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico Associazione Centro Storico, and admire the masterpieces at Palazzo Doria Pamphilj.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Rome online itinerary planner.

Fly from Oia to Rome in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Oia to Rome. Traveling from Oia in August, Rome is slightly colder at night with lows of 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Vatican City.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Aug 25 — 28:

Vatican City, Italy

— 2 nights

City of Seven Hills

Covering 44 hectares (110 acres) in the city center of Rome, the wall-enclosed sovereign state of Vatican City is one of the most famous religious sites worldwide, serving as the papal residence and home of the Roman Catholic church.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Stanze di Raffaello, appreciate the history behind La Pieta, explore the different monuments and memorials at Vatican Necropolis, then admire the landmark architecture of Cupola di San Pietro, and finally don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica. On your second day here, admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, enjoy the sand and surf at Acqua e Sale - Stabilimento Balneare, and then stroll through Bau Beach.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Vatican City road trip planner.

Vatican City is just a short distance from Rome. In August in Vatican City, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Vatican City

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 28 — 30:

Paris, France

— 5 nights

City of Light

A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Latin Quarter and Paris Plage. Do some cultural sightseeing at Eiffel Tower and Louvre Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Paris: Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte (in Maincy) and Fontainebleau (Fontainebleau Forest (Foret de Fontainebleau) & Chateau de Fontainebleau). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, see the interesting displays at National Museum of Natural History, shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, and take a stroll through Île de la Cité.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Paris planning site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Vatican City to Paris. In August, Paris is slightly colder than Vatican City - with highs of 29°C and lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Paris

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 30 — Sep 4:

Ibiza Town, Spain

— 4 nights

Party Capital of Europe

As the island’s largest city and most-visited site, Ibiza is famous for its electric nightlife and lively Mediterranean culture.
You've now added Pacha Ibiza to your itinerary. We've included these beaches for you: Cala Comte and Playa Cala Vadella. Get a sense of the local culture at Dalt Vila and Platja de ses Salines. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Castell de Eivissa, enjoy the sand and surf at Platja d'en Bossa, indulge in some personalized pampering at Massage Beach Ibiza, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Sa Talaia.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Ibiza Town route maker site.

You can fly from Paris to Ibiza Town in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Paris in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Ibiza Town: highs are around 32°C and lows about 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Marrakech.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 4 — 8:

Marrakech, Morocco

— 3 nights

Red City

You won't run out of things to do in Marrakech, a city where you can spend days exploring grandiose palaces and mosques, photogenic gardens, sacred tombs, and traditional mansions that evoke a bygone era.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Jemaa el-Fna and Ensemble Artisanal. Maison de la Photographie de Marrakech and Musee Yves Saint Laurent Marrakech will appeal to museum buffs. And it doesn't end there: enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, relax in sumptuous surroundings at local Arab baths, don't miss a visit to Medersa Ben Youssef, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Koutoubia Mosque.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Marrakech tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Ibiza Town to Marrakech takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Ibiza Town to Marrakech is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Ibiza Town in September, plan for a bit warmer days in Marrakech, with highs around 38°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to London.

Things to do in Marrakech

Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites · Tours
Find places to stay Sep 8 — 11:

London, United Kingdom

— 3 nights

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Wallace Collection and HMS Belfast will appeal to museum buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at Buckingham Palace and National Gallery. Get out of town with these interesting London side-trips: Chartwell (in Westerham), Ightham Mote (in Ightham) and Hever Castle & Gardens (in Hever). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, walk around Primrose Hill, see where the action happens at Emirates Stadium Tour and Museum, and make a trip to Trafalgar Square.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the London journey maker.

You can fly from Marrakech to London in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Marrakech in September, expect nights in London to be slightly colder, around 12°C, while days are cooler, around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to fly to Tromso.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 11 — 14:

Tromso, Norway

— 5 nights

Paris of the North

The cultural and economic hub of northern Norway, Tromso boasts a historical city center containing one of the highest concentrations of wooden houses in Europe.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Lone Slydahl and Krane Art Gallery. Explore hidden gems such as Polar Charter and The Polar Museum. There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Tromso Botaniske Hage, explore the activities along Grotfjord, view the masterpieces at Art Ika, and explore the world behind art at Perspektivet Museum.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Tromso trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from London to Tromso by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from London in September: high temperatures in Tromso hover around 13°C and lows are around 6°C. On the 20th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Tromso

Museums · Shopping · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 14 — 20:

Las Vegas, United States

— 3 nights

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
You've now added Bellagio Hotel and Casino to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, then shop like a local with The Strip, then get outside with Outdoor Activities, and finally take a stroll through The LINQ Promenade. On the 22nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Shelby American Inc, then see the interesting displays at Counts Kustoms, then get outside with Green Valley Range, and finally examine the collection at Pinball Hall of Fame.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas planner.

Fly from Tromso to Las Vegas in 19.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Tromso to Las Vegas. In September, Las Vegas is warmer than Tromso - with highs of 39°C and lows of 25°C. You will have some time to spend on the 23rd (Thu) before leaving for Tulum.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums · Neighborhoods · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 20 — 23:

Tulum, Mexico

— 3 nights
The only Mayan site built to overlook the ocean, Tulum remains a coastal paradise preserving the last vestiges of a pre-Hispanic civilization.
Step out of the city life by going to Scuba & Snorkeling and La Playa Xpuha. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Skydiving and Gran Cenote. Step out of Tulum to go to Playa del Carmen and see Cenote Cristalino, which is approximately 34 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Tulum Archaeological Site, tour the pleasant surroundings at LabnaHa Cenotes & Eco Park, and Head underground at Cenote Santa Cruz.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Tulum road trip planning app.

Fly from Las Vegas to Tulum in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 3 hours. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, you will find days in Tulum are slightly colder (34°C), and nights are about the same (26°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Cancun.

Things to do in Tulum

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 23 — 26:

Cancun, Mexico

— 3 nights
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.
You'll get in some beach time at Playa Marlin and Playa Chacmool. Do your shopping at La Isla Shopping Village and Gladys Galdamez's Isla Mujeres. Change things up with a short trip to Captain Dulche's Museum in Isla Mujeres (about 1h 25 min away). Next up on the itinerary: find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, shop like a local with Galeria Balance Cancun, play a few rounds at Playa Mujeres Golf Club, and delve into the distant past at Zona Arqueológica El Meco.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Cancun trip planner.

Drive from Tulum to Cancun in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In September in Cancun, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Cancun

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 26 — 29:

Cappadocia travel guide

4.5
History Museums · Geologic Formations · National Parks
The region of Cappadocia reveals fascinating tales of civilizations long past with its honeycombed hills characterized by geological rarities, including two World Heritage Sites. Sedimentary rocks formed in lakes and ignimbrite deposits from erupted volcanoes left soft rock formations scattered across the land, which were then carved out to create houses, churches, and monasteries in 300 CE. Explore these rock houses on your own or on a tour, or take in the topography from above on a hot air balloon ride. Complete your holiday with a hike along the trails and marvel at the dusky orange panorama and accordion-shaped valleys.

Santorini travel guide

4.1
Beaches · Landmarks · Ruins
Wine Island
Known for dramatic views and romantic sunsets, the island of Santorini draws visitors with its long string of black, white, and red beaches. The largest and most significant of a small group of volcanic islands located just 200 km (120 mi) southeast of Greece's mainland, Santorini boasts just over 15,000 permanent residents. Created by a massive volcanic eruption that likely destroyed a single large island, the archipelago still features an active volcano, which saw its last eruption in the 1950s. The easiest way to explore Santorini's craggy coastline is on foot. Start by visiting the archaeological sites on the island's southwestern side, which offer a chance to discover the area's ancient past with unobstructed views of the famed volcano.

Ibiza travel guide

3.9
Beaches · Nightlife · Outdoor Activities
Famous for its vibrant nightlife and numerous near-perfect beaches, Ibiza also features a rustic countryside few casual visitors ever get to see. Seaside festivals offer a convenient opportunity to soak up lots of local culture, but for a taste of genuine island life try to get away from the overcrowded tourist spots along the most popular sections of the coast. Though for many visitors Ibiza remains synonymous with endless raves on the waterfront, savvier travelers explore the island’s unspoiled northeast, which is covered by thick pine forests and olive groves. Away from the jostling tourist crowds you can experience the island’s lesser-known charms, including quiet wooded trails, secluded bays, and outstanding vineyards.

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Beaches
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.

Mexico travel guide

4.5
Ruins · Beaches · Scuba & Snorkeling
Tailor-made for anyone seeking that traditional sun-and-sand experience, Mexico vacations allow visitors to explore nearly 10,000 km (6,200 mi) of picturesque coastlines. Idyllic beaches and favorable year-round weather aside, this diverse country with a rich pre-Colombian history allows tourists a chance to discover a fascinating cuisine, numerous archaeological sites, state-of-the-art museums, colonial-era haciendas, and outstanding examples of 21st-century architecture. Most visitors get to know the country by its cities, but if you want a well-rounded Mexico tour, spend some time exploring its jungles, cloud forests, Caribbean reefs, snowcapped volcanoes, vast deserts, and tranquil lagoons. Life is lived outdoors in Mexico, so wherever you go, don't forget to dine alfresco and stroll the country's colonial streets.