9 days in Springfield, New Mexico & Sahuarita Itinerary

9 days in Springfield, New Mexico & Sahuarita Itinerary

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Springfield
— 1 night
Fly
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Albuquerque
— 2 nights
Drive
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Carlsbad
— 2 nights
Drive
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Alamogordo
— 2 nights
Drive
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Sahuarita
— 1 night
Drive to Tucson International Airport / Morris Air National Guard Base, Fly to Springfield Branson National Airport

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Springfield

On the 12th (Thu), meet the residents at Johnny Morris' Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium, then explore the fascinating underground world of Fantastic Caverns, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms. Here are some ideas for day two: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Dickerson Park Zoo, get curious at Discovery Center of Springfield, and then get your game on at 1984.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Springfield online trip itinerary maker.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Springfield. March in Springfield sees daily highs of 58°F and lows of 35°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Springfield

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums · Fun & Games
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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 14th (Sat): examine the collection at The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History, then get to know the resident critters at ABQ BioPark Zoo, and then engage your brain at Explora Science Center and Children's Museum of Albuquerque. On the next day, meet the residents at Albuquerque Bio-Park Bugarium, meet the residents at Albuquerque Biological Park, then observe the fascinating underwater world at ABQ BioPark Aquarium, and finally let little ones run wild at A Park Above.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Albuquerque trip builder website.

Fly from Springfield to Albuquerque in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Springfield to Albuquerque is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Springfield, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Albuquerque, ranging from highs of 66°F to lows of 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Carlsbad.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums · Childrens Museums

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A Park Above ©
Playground
A Park Above
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Carlsbad

Carlsbad is a city in and the county seat of Eddy County, New Mexico, United States. Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): explore the striking landscape at Giant Dome, surround yourself with nature on Carlsbad Caverns Natural Entrance Tour, and then explore the striking landscape at Lion's Tail. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the fascinating underground world of Slaughter Canyon Cave, then take in the dramatic natural features at Hall of The White Giant, and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Living Desert Zoo and Gardens State Park.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Carlsbad trip planner.

Drive from Albuquerque to Carlsbad in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. When traveling from Albuquerque in March, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Carlsbad: temperatures range from 74°F by day to 41°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Alamogordo.

Things to do in Carlsbad

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

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Lion's Tail ©
Geologic Formation
Lion's Tail
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Giant Dome ©
Geologic Formation
Giant Dome
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Alamogordo

Alamogordo is the seat of Otero County, New Mexico, United States. On the 18th (Wed), take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Joseph Apache Mission Church, and then take in the dramatic natural features at White Sands National Monument. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Osha Trail, meet the residents at Alameda Park Zoo, then get curious at International Space Hall of Fame, and finally make a trip to Giant Alamogordo Landmark.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Alamogordo day trip planner.

You can drive from Carlsbad to Alamogordo in 3 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Alamogordo can reach 71°F, while at night they dip to 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Sahuarita.

Things to do in Alamogordo

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

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Horseback Riding Tour
Horseback Riding Tours
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Sahuarita

Sahuarita is a town in Pima County, Arizona, United States. On the 20th (Fri), brush up on your military savvy at Titan Missile Museum and then browse the exhibits of Asarco Mineral Discovery Center.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Sahuarita trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Alamogordo to Sahuarita in 5.5 hours. In March, Sahuarita is somewhat warmer than Alamogordo - with highs of 80°F and lows of 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Sahuarita

Museums · Childrens Museums
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Titan Missile Museum ©
Military Museum
Titan Missile Museum
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