Trip Planner:   USA  /  Texas  /  Big Bend National Park  /  Nature  /  Chihuahuan Desert
Chihuahuan Desert, Big Bend National Park
(5/5 based on 20 reviews on the web)
Chihuahuan Desert is located in Big Bend National Park. Plan to visit Chihuahuan Desert and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Big Bend National Park attractions using our Big Bend National Park trip itinerary builder.
map
Create a full Big Bend National Park itinerary

Plan your trip to Big Bend National Park

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Big Bend National Park by other users

10 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 6 days in Texas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 6 days in Big Bend National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, kids, outdoors, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: March, kids, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Big Bend National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Big Bend National Park BY A USER FROM DENMARK March, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 9 days in Texas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 6 days in Big Bend National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in Big Bend National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: February, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Big Bend National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: January, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Alpine & Big Bend National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 4 days in Big Bend National Park & Alpine BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Not much to see really but just knowing your driving through one of the biggest dessert in the "World" is crazy! It's a long "hot" drive through the the dessert to get to the Big Bend park. Very sceni...  more »
  • This is a wonderful place to relax... some great trails to explore and even more amazing views.. recommended visit 
  • My husband and I enjoyed hiking on trails in the Chihuahuan Desert of Big Bend National Park. Two our favorite trails were Mule Ears Spring Trail and the Lower Burro Mesa Pour-off Trail.