15 days in Durango, Guadalajara & Guanajuato Itinerary

15 days in Durango, Guadalajara & Guanajuato Itinerary

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Durango
— 7 nights
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Guadalajara
— 1 night
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Guadalajara
— 3 nights
Drive
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Guanajuato
— 2 nights
Drive to Del Bajío International Airport, Fly to General Abelardo L. Rodríguez International Airport

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Durango

You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Parque Guadiana and Nuestra Senora de Santa Ana. Explore Durango's surroundings by going to Los Salones (in Nombre de Dios) and Coyotada (in San Juan del Rio).

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Durango vacation planning tool.

Tijuana to Durango is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 3 hour difference. Traveling from Tijuana in July, you will find days in Durango are a bit warmer (85°F), and nights are little chillier (57°F). You'll set off for Guadalajara on the 23rd (Tue).

Things to do in Durango

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

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Museo Bebeleche ©
Specialty Museum
Museo Bebeleche
4.5

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Guadalajara

Pearl of the West

One of Mexico's cultural hubs, Guadalajara represents the home of mariachi music and hosts numerous large-scale events, ranging from international film festivals to celebrated book fairs.
On the 23rd (Tue), admire the striking features of Rotonda de Los Jaliscienses Ilustres, see a show at Teatro Degollado, then admire the masterpieces at The Magic Top Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Expiatory Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Instituto Cultural Cabanas and then get to know the resident critters at Zoologico Guadalajara.

To see reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Guadalajara trip itinerary maker app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Durango to Guadalajara. Traveling from Durango to Guadalajara, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Durango in July, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Guadalajara: temperatures range from 80°F by day to 61°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Guadalajara.

Things to do in Guadalajara

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

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The Magic Top Museum ©
Science Museum
The Magic Top Museum
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Rotonda de Los Jaliscienses Ilustres ©
Architectural Building
Rotonda de Los Jaliscienses Ilustres
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Instituto Cultural Cabanas
World heritage site
Instituto Cultural Cabanas
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Guadalajara

Pearl of the West

Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Escultura La Estampida and Parque Metropolitano. When in Guadalajara, make a side trip to see Andares Centro Comercial in Zapopan, approximately Zapopan away. Enjoy Guadalajara some more: make a trip to Independencia Avenue, pause for some photo ops at Minerva (La), gain some tasty knowledge on a distillery tour, and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Guadalajara journey app.

Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can go by car to Guanajuato.

Things to do in Guadalajara

Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Shopping · Parks

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Distillery Tour
Distillery Tours
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Guanajuato

Recognized as a World Heritage Site, Guanajuato spills over hilly terrain in central Mexico, luring visitors with its pleasant tree-shaded plazas and friendly sidewalk cafes.
On the 28th (Sun), admire the striking features of Parroquia de San Miguel Arcangel, get engrossed in the history at Ignacio Allende House (Casa de Ignacio Allende), then view the masterpieces at Mr Poster, then do a tasting at Vinedos Cuna de Tierra, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of the Grito. On the 29th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Chapel of Jimmy Ray Gallery and then gain insight at Sazon.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Guanajuato road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Guadalajara to Guanajuato takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or fly. In July in Guanajuato, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 59°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Guanajuato

Museums · Historic Sites · Wineries · Shopping

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Vinedos Cuna de Tierra ©
Winery / Vineyard
Vinedos Cuna de Tierra
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