6 days in Santa Fe & Los Alamos Itinerary

6 days in Santa Fe & Los Alamos Itinerary

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1
Santa Fe
— 2 nights
2
Los Alamos
— 3 nights

2
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Santa Fe: Cochiti Pueblo (Canyon Trail & Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Loretto Chapel, take in the spiritual surroundings of Santa Fe Cathedral Park and Monument, make a trip to Santa Fe Plaza, and wander the streets of Canyon Road.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Santa Fe trip planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Santa Fe. In May, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can drive to Los Alamos.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Cochiti Pueblo
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Loretto Chapel ©
Loretto Chapel
Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument ©

3
nights
Los Alamos

Los Alamos ©
Los Alamos is a town in Los Alamos County, New Mexico, United States that is recognized as the birthplace of the first atomic bomb––the primary objective of the Manhattan Project by Los Alamos National Laboratory during World War II. On the 31st (Sun), look for all kinds of wild species at Valles Caldera National Preserve, thenexplore the stunning scenery at Bandelier National Monument, and then take some stellar pictures from White Rock Overlook Park. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Georgia O'Keeffe: Welcome Center, thenexplore the world behind art at Ghost Ranch, and then explore the striking landscape at Plaza Blanca.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Los Alamos trip planner.

Traveling by car from Santa Fe to Los Alamos takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Santa Fe, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Los Alamos, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Los Alamos

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Abiquiu, Valles Caldera National Preserve
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Bandelier National Monument ©
Bandelier National Monument
Plaza Blanca ©
Plaza Blanca
Valles Caldera National Preserve ©
Valles Caldera National Preserve

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