6 days in New Mexico Itinerary

6 days in New Mexico Itinerary

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6 days in New Mexico Itinerary

Start: Denver
Drive:  7​h 30​min
1
Albuquerque
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Socorro
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Alamogordo
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h
4
Carlsbad
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Santa Rosa
— 1 day
Drive:  6​h
End: Denver

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night
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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): engage your brain at Explora Science Center and Children's Museum of Albuquerque.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Albuquerque trip maker website .

Denver to Albuquerque is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Denver in October: high temperatures in Albuquerque hover around 73°F and lows are around 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Socorro.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Museums Childrens Museums Shopping
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1
night
Socorro

Socorro
Socorro is a city in Socorro County in the U.S. To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Socorro online visit planner .

Explore your travel options from Albuquerque to Socorro with the Route module. In October, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 47°F. On the 6th (Sun), you're off toAlamogordo.

Things to do in Socorro

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

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Alamogordo

Alamogordo
Alamogordo is the seat of Otero County, New Mexico, United States. To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Alamogordo trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Socorro to Alamogordo. In October, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 49°F. On the 6th (Sun), you're off toCarlsbad.

Things to do in Alamogordo

Parks Museums Outdoors

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Carlsbad

Carlsbad
Carlsbad is a city in and the county seat of Eddy County, New Mexico, United States. On the 6th (Sun), walk around Lake Carlsbad Recreation Area.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Carlsbad vacation planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Alamogordo to Carlsbad. In October, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Santa Rosa.

Things to do in Carlsbad

Parks

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Santa Rosa

Santa Rosa ©
Santa Rosa is a city in and the county seat of Guadalupe County, New Mexico, United States. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): stroll around Santa Rosa Lake State Park.

For reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Santa Rosa trip itinerary tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Carlsbad to Santa Rosa. Traveling from Carlsbad in October, expect Santa Rosa to be a bit cooler, temps between 68°F and 39°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Santa Rosa

Nature Parks
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Santa Rosa Lake State Park ©
Santa Rosa Lake State Park

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