This holiday includes the major sights of Mexico – Mexico City, capital city with Aztec ruins, the colonial cities of San Miguel de Allende and Puebla, the Mayan ruins of the Yucatan Peninsula and the relaxing beaches of the Caribbean Riviera Maya.

Mexico Highlights

  • Explore the historic Aztec ruins in Mexico City and other Colonial cities
  • Discover the Yucatan Peninsula
  • Relax on the beaches of the Caribbean coast

Mexico City 3 nights | Colonial cities 2 nights | Yucatan Peninsula 3 nights | Caribbean beaches 2 nights

Example Itinerary

Day 1: London to Mexico City

Fly to Mexico City, Mexico’s capital city.

Days 1 to 3: Mexico City | Meals: Breakfast

Three days to enjoy the archaeological and historical sights of this fascinating city. Mexico City is a great place to walk around, with beautiful colonial architecture, fascinating museums and ruins telling the tale of the nation’s Aztec past. We include a half-day city tour as well as a full-day guided tour of the ancient Teotihuacan Pyramids and Guadalupe Shrine, including lunch.

Day 4: Mexico City to San Miguel de Allende | Meals: Breakfast

Drive from Mexico City to San Miguel de Allende for a day in this beautiful colonial city. This charming town of steep cobbled streets and colonial buildings is best explored on foot or by soaking up the atmosphere in the main plaza. Guided tour of the city centre and overnight stay.

Day 5: San Miguel de Allende to Puebla | Meals: Breakfast

Drive from San Miguel de Allende to Puebla, one of Mexico’s oldest cities renowned for its food and baroque architecture. We include a guided tour of the city centre as well as an overnight stay.

Day 6: Puebla to Mexico City and Yucatan Peninsula

Drive from Puebla to Mexico City for a flight to Yucatan Peninsula.

Days 6 to 8: Yucatan Peninsula | Meals: Breakfast

Explore ancient Mayan ruins, rainforests, caves, colonial cities and natural wonders for three days. Our itinerary gives you a chance to visit a number of the most impressive, still surrounded by jungle, with soaring temples and important Mayan ruins.

Day 9: Yucatan to Mayan Riviera

Drive to Riviera Maya.

Days 9 and 10: Mayan Riviera | Meals: Breakfast

A final few days of relaxation on the glorious beaches of Riviera Maya.

Day 11: Cancun to London

Homeward journey from Cancun with an overnight flight home.

Day 12: London

Arrival in London.

Indicative Holiday Prices

All of our holidays are individually tailored to suit your needs and timescale. As a guide, this 12-day suggested holiday will cost from £3,088 per person (Superior) and £3,763 (Luxury), including international flights from the UK, based on two sharing.