7 days in United States Itinerary

7 days in United States Itinerary

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7 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Las Cruces
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Las Cruces
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Alamogordo
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 15​min
3
Ruidoso
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Roswell
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Carlsbad
— 2 nights
car:  3​h 30​min
6
El Paso
— 1 night
End: El Paso

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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. Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum, steep yourself in history at San Albino Church, and then contemplate the long history of Old Mesilla Village.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Las Cruces trip itinerary builder app .

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Las Cruces. In June in Las Cruces, expect temperatures between 96°F during the day and 67°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Alamogordo.

Things to do in Las Cruces

Historic Sites Museums
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night
Alamogordo

Alamogordo ©
Alamogordo is the seat of Otero County, New Mexico, United States. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): examine the collection at New Mexico Museum of Space History, learn about winemaking at McGinn's PistachioLand, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Alameda Park Zoo, and finally stop by White Sands Trading Company Gift Shop.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Alamogordo online route builder .

Drive from Las Cruces to Alamogordo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Alamogordo can reach 95°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Ruidoso.

Things to do in Alamogordo

Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors Parks
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Alameda Park Zoo ©
Alameda Park Zoo
New Mexico Museum of Space History ©

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night
Ruidoso

Ruidoso is a village in Lincoln County, New Mexico, United States, adjacent to the Lincoln National Forest. For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Ruidoso trip builder tool .

Traveling by bus from Alamogordo to Ruidoso takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Alamogordo in June, things will get slightly colder in Ruidoso: highs are around 82°F and lows about 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Roswell.

Things to do in Ruidoso

Tours Outdoors
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Horseback Riding Tours

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night
Roswell

Roswell ©
Famed as the site of a purported UFO crash in 1947, the Roswell of today offers much more than alien research opportunities.
On the 7th (Fri), learn about winemaking at Pecos Flavors Winery.

For maps and tourist information, use the Roswell journey planning tool .

Getting from Ruidoso to Roswell by bus takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Ruidoso in June, with highs in Roswell at 97°F and lows at 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can go by car to Carlsbad.

Things to do in Roswell

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Singing Road
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Roswell Museum & Art Center ©
Roswell Museum & Art Center
Pecos Flavors Winery ©
Pecos Flavors Winery

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nights
Carlsbad

Carlsbad
Carlsbad is a city in and the county seat of Eddy County, New Mexico, United States. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): meet the residents at Living Desert Zoo and Gardens State Park and then surround yourself with nature on Carlsbad Caverns Natural Entrance Tour.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Carlsbad trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Roswell to Carlsbad takes 1.5 hours. In June in Carlsbad, expect temperatures between 98°F during the day and 67°F at night. On the 10th (Mon), you'll travel to El Paso.

Things to do in Carlsbad

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Carlsbad Caverns Natural Entrance Tour

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night
El Paso

El Paso ©
El Paso is a city in and the seat of El Paso County, Texas, United States. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): revel in the low prices at The Outlet Shoppes at El Paso.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read El Paso trip maker website .

Traveling by car from Carlsbad to El Paso takes 3 hours. Traveling from Carlsbad in June, El Paso is a bit warmer at night with lows of 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in El Paso

Shopping Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors

Side Trip

The Outlet Shoppes at El Paso
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The Outlet Shoppes at El Paso ©
The Outlet Shoppes at El Paso
El Paso Zoo ©
El Paso Zoo
El Paso Museum of Art ©
El Paso Museum of Art

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