DAY 1 || Rome - Cancun
8:35 Rome Fiumicino (FCO) – 16:35 Cancun (CUN) | flight time: 15h (2h stop at Paris airport)
Cancun Airport -> ADO Avenida Tulum bus station
Bus ticket bought at the bus station outside the airport, at a small stand right in front of the bus.
Ticket price 64pesos // ~$3
Stay overnight in Downtown Cancun // Hotel Parador
DAY 2 || IZAMAL - MERIDA
We leave Cancun by renting a car with American Car Rental.
Jeep Wrangler Sport for 9 days $560.
Cancun -> Izamal | driving time: 2h30 – 254km
Izamal is a small village painted in yellow, calm and very suggestive. We visited the little streets and the Convent.
After visiting the beautiful Izamal we continue briefly to Merida. Driving time: 0h50 – 67km
DAY 4 || Chichén Itzá - IK KIL - VALLADOLID
Merida -> Chichén Itzá | tempo di guida: 1h25 – 122km
Visit of Chichen Itza ruins (one of the 7 Wonders of the World).
Chichén Itzá -> Ik Kil | driving time: 0h7 – 3km
Diving and swimming in Ik Kil cenote.
Ik Kil -> Valladolid | driving time: 0h40 – 40km
Visit of Valladolid, the Plaza and Parque Francisco Canton.
You must try the cochinita pibil at El Meson del Marques restaurant!
Stay overnight in Valladolid // La Aurora Hotel Colonial
DAY 5 || Valladolid - Cobá - Tulum
DAY 7 || Tulum - Akumal
Fully relaxing day at the front beach.
Afternoon Tulum -> Akumal | driving time: 0h24 – 27km
Dreamy swim with turtles! Real free ones!!
DAY 8 || Tulum
Morning at the beach. Afternoon happy hour on the beach and fresh fish dinner.
DAY 9 || Playa del Carmen
Tulum -> Playa del Carmen | driving time: 0h54 – 65km
Full day spent walking around Playa del Carmen.
Stay overnight in Playa del Carmen // Hotel Sahara
DAY 10 || Cancun
Playa del Carmen -> Cancun | driving time: 1h – 68km
Visit of the Hotelera area in Cancun area and rest of the day at the beach.
Dinner, cocktails and stay overnight in Cancun // BSEA Plaza Hotel
DAY 11 || Cancun - Roma
Car drop off in Cancun, taxi to the airport
Cancun (CUN) -> Rome (FCO)