6 days in Southwest New Mexico Itinerary

6 days in Southwest New Mexico Itinerary

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6 days in Southwest New Mexico Itinerary

Start: Tulsa
Fly + Drive:  7​h 30​min
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Socorro
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Truth or Consequences
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Las Cruces
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Tulsa

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Socorro

Socorro ©
Socorro is a city in Socorro County in the U.S. On the 16th (Sun), learn more about the world around you at Mineralogical Museum.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Socorro trip itinerary planner.

Tulsa to Socorro is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tulsa to Socorro. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Tulsa in June: highs in Socorro hover around 95°F, while lows dip to 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Truth or Consequences.

Things to do in Socorro

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
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NRAO Very Large Array ©
NRAO Very Large Array
Old San Miguel Mission ©
Old San Miguel Mission

1
night
Truth or Consequences

Truth or Consequences ©
Truth or Consequences is a spa city and the county seat of Sierra County, New Mexico, United States. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Geronimo Springs Museum, don't miss a visit to Veterans Memorial Park, then stop by Dukatt ’71, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Riverbend Hot Springs.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Truth or Consequences online road trip planner .

Drive from Socorro to Truth or Consequences in 1.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Truth or Consequences are 96°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Las Cruces.

Things to do in Truth or Consequences

Parks Nature Museums
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Riverbend Hot Springs ©
Riverbend Hot Springs
Dukatt ’71 ©
Dukatt ’71
Veterans Memorial Park ©
Veterans Memorial Park

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nights
Las Cruces

Las Cruces ©
Las Cruces, also known as "The City of the Crosses", is the seat of Doña Ana County, New Mexico, United States. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): pause for some photo ops at Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Albino Church, and then steep yourself in history at Old Mesilla Village. Keep things going the next day: walk around Dripping Springs Natural Area, take an in-depth tour of New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum, then examine the collection at The Zuhl Museum, and finally make a trip to Las Cruces Water Tank Murals.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Las Cruces road trip planning website .

Drive from Truth or Consequences to Las Cruces in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 96°F in June, and nighttime lows around 67°F. On the 21st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Las Cruces

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Old Mesilla Village ©
Old Mesilla Village
The Zuhl Museum ©
The Zuhl Museum