8 days in Central New Mexico Itinerary

8 days in Central New Mexico Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Atlanta
Fly + Drive:  6 h
Jemez Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
End: Atlanta

Jemez Springs

Jemez Springs ©
Jemez Springs is a village in Sandoval County, New Mexico, United States. Jemez Springs is known for nature, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get impressive views of Jemez Mountains, take in the natural beauty of Jemez Springs Bath House, cruise along Jemez Trail National Scenic Byway, and trek along Jemez National Recreation Area.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Jemez Springs trip tool.

Atlanta to Jemez Springs is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Atlanta in June; daily highs in Jemez Springs reach 82°F and lows reach 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Jemez Springs

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Valles Caldera National Preserve ©
Valles Caldera National Preserve
Jemez Trail National Scenic Byway ©
Jemez Trail National Scenic Byway


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.
Get out of town with these interesting Albuquerque side-trips: Cochiti Pueblo (Cave Loop Trail, Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument, &more). The adventure continues: get interesting insight from Tours, get curious at The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History, have fun and explore at Explora Science Center and Children's Museum of Albuquerque, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ABQ BioPark Zoo.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Albuquerque tour itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Jemez Springs to Albuquerque takes 1.5 hours. While traveling from Jemez Springs, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Albuquerque, ranging from highs of 93°F to lows of 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Albuquerque

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Side Trip

Cochiti Pueblo
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Balloon Rides
Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument ©
Canyon Trail
Canyon Trail