5 days in New Mexico Itinerary

5 days in New Mexico Itinerary

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Santa Fe
— 2 nights
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Albuquerque
— 2 nights

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Santa Fe

Santa Fe

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Cochiti Pueblo (Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument & Canyon Trail). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Loretto Chapel, view the masterpieces at Mama's Minerals, do some rugged touring at Santa Fe Mountain Adventures, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Canyon Road.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Santa Fe trip builder site.

Dallas to Santa Fe is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Dallas to Santa Fe due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Dallas in November: highs in Santa Fe hover around 54°F, while lows dip to 29°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Adventure

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Canyon Trail
Canyon Trail
Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument ©
Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument
Santa Fe Mountain Adventures ©
Santa Fe Mountain Adventures

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Albuquerque

Albuquerque ©

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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): examine the collection at New Mexico Steam Locomotive and Railroad Historical Society, take a stroll through Albuquerque Old Town, and then explore the engaging exhibits at Explora Science Center and Children's Museum of Albuquerque. On the next day, take in the dramatic natural features at Petroglyph National Monument, then enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, and then learn more about the world around you at Indian Pueblo Cultural Center.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Albuquerque tour itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Santa Fe to Albuquerque takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Santa Fe in November since evenings lows in Albuquerque dip to 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Balloon Rides
Albuquerque Old Town ©
Albuquerque Old Town

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