5 days in Carlsbad Caverns National Park Itinerary

5 days in Carlsbad Caverns National Park Itinerary

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Carlsbad Caverns National Park

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The canyons, cacti, and thorny bushes of the southern New Mexico desert hide one of the U.S.'s great subterranean geological wonders, Carlsbad Caverns National Park.
When in Carlsbad Caverns National Park, make a side trip to see Guadalupe Mountains National Park in Salt Flat, approximately 1h 05 min away. Next up on the itinerary: surround yourself with nature on Carlsbad Caverns Natural Entrance Tour, take in the dramatic natural features at Giant Dome, and Head underground at Slaughter Canyon Cave.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Carlsbad Caverns National Park route planner .

In May in Carlsbad Caverns National Park, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 56°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

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Guadalupe Mountains National Park
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