6 days in United States Itinerary

6 days in United States Itinerary

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6 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Saint Louis
1
Albuquerque
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h
2
Durango
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
3
Taos
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Santa Fe
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
5
Albuquerque
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Saint Louis

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Albuquerque Old Town. On the 22nd (Mon), get to know the fascinating history of Albuquerque Old Town and then delve into the distant past at Coronado Historic Site.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Albuquerque travel planner .

Saint Louis to Albuquerque is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. July in Albuquerque sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 67°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Durango.

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Historic Sites Neighborhoods

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Coronado Historic Site
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Coronado Historic Site ©
Coronado Historic Site
Albuquerque Old Town ©
Albuquerque Old Town

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Durango

Durango ©
Originally a frontier mining town, Durango is known today for its scenic setting, outdoor activities, and the 1880s steam-powered railway that takes visitors through sections of the mountains where roads don't reach.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad and Museum. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): get interesting insight from Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad and Museum.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Durango road trip website .

Drive from Albuquerque to Durango in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Albuquerque in July; daily highs in Durango reach 86°F and lows reach 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Taos.

Things to do in Durango

Tours
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Taos

Taos ©
Many residents have shunned fast-paced city living for Taos's laid-back vibe and blend of Spanish, Native American, and Anglo cultures.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kit Carson Home & Museum, Rio Grande Gorge Bridge and San Francisco de Assisi Mission Church. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): snap pictures at Rio Grande Gorge Bridge.

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You can drive from Durango to Taos in 5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Taos

Historic Sites Museums
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Kit Carson Home & Museum ©
Kit Carson Home & Museum
Rio Grande Gorge Bridge ©
Rio Grande Gorge Bridge

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night
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Canyon Road as well as Loretto Chapel. Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at San Miguel Chapel.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Santa Fe vacation planning website .

You can drive from Taos to Santa Fe in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Taos in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Santa Fe, with lows around 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Albuquerque.

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Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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San Miguel Chapel ©
San Miguel Chapel
Palace of the Governors ©
Palace of the Governors
Loretto Chapel ©
Loretto Chapel

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night
Albuquerque

Albuquerque
To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Albuquerque online visit planner .

Take a bus from Santa Fe to Albuquerque in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Santa Fe in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Albuquerque, with lows around 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Parks Outdoors Tours
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