10 days in New Mexico Itinerary

10 days in New Mexico Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Taos
— 2 nights
2
Santa Fe
— 4 nights
3
Albuquerque
— 3 nights

2
nights
Taos

Taos ©
Many residents have shunned fast-paced city living for Taos's laid-back vibe and blend of Spanish, Native American, and Anglo cultures.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): snap pictures at Rio Grande Gorge Bridge.

To see traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Taos driving holiday app.

Austin to Taos is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Austin to Taos, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Austin, expect slightly colder days and much colder nights in Taos, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Taos

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Vietnam Veterans Memorial
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Taos Pueblo ©
Taos Pueblo
Vietnam Veterans Memorial ©
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Twirl ©
Twirl

4
nights
Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Nedra Matteucci Galleries and The Shop - A Christmas Store. Get some historical perspective at Bandelier National Monument and The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, contemplate the long history of Santa Fe Plaza, stop by Davis Mather Folk Art Gallery, and relax and rejuvenate at ten thousand waves.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Santa Fe trip tool.

Getting from Taos to Santa Fe by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Taos in March, Santa Fe is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Bandelier National Monument
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Bandelier National Monument ©
Bandelier National Monument
Loretto Chapel ©
Loretto Chapel
Canyon Road ©
Canyon Road

3
nights
Albuquerque

Albuquerque ©
Albuquerque remains one of the state's secret jewels, as its tourist attractions are often overshadowed by the more popular holiday destination of Santa Fe.
Head to The Candy Lady and Coronado Centerfor plenty of shopping. Albuquerque Old Town and Petroglyph National Monument are good opportunities to explore the local culture. And it doesn't end there: enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, get curious at Explora Science Center and Children's Museum of Albuquerque, and see the interesting displays at Indian Pueblo Cultural Center.

For maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Albuquerque trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Santa Fe to Albuquerque takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Santa Fe in March since evenings lows in Albuquerque dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums
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Albuquerque Old Town ©
Albuquerque Old Town
Petroglyph National Monument ©
Petroglyph National Monument
Indian Pueblo Cultural Center ©
Indian Pueblo Cultural Center

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