13 days in Albuquerque & Indianapolis Itinerary

13 days in Albuquerque & Indianapolis Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner

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Albuquerque
— 5 nights
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Indianapolis
— 7 nights

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Albuquerque

— 5 nights

Duke City

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Santa Fe (New Mexico History Museum, The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, &more) and Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument (in Cochiti Pueblo). The adventure continues: stop by Albuquerque Old Town, don't miss a visit to New Mexico Steam Locomotive and Railroad Historical Society, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Petroglyph National Monument, and soar above the sights with a balloon tour.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Albuquerque trip planning tool.

Indianapolis to Albuquerque is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Indianapolis to Albuquerque. September in Albuquerque sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 60°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time for the flight to Indianapolis.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trips

Indianapolis

— 7 nights

Circle City

Indiana's capital and most populous city, Indianapolis is best known for its racecar events and impressive museums, and as the hometown of Kurt Vonnegut.
Explore Indianapolis' surroundings by going to Louisville (Copper & Kings American Brandy Distillery & Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory), Cincinnati (Taft Museum of Art, JACK Cincinnati Casino, &more) and The Miller House and Garden (in Columbus). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum, make a trip to Monument Circle, have fun and explore at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, and try to win big at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Indianapolis route maker website.

Fly from Albuquerque to Indianapolis in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 2 hours. When traveling from Albuquerque in October, plan for slightly colder days in Indianapolis, with highs around 67°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Indianapolis

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trips