Chihuahuan Desert, Big Bend National Park

4.8
#7 of 12 in Nature in Big Bend National Park
Chihuahuan Desert is located in Big Bend National Park. Using our international travel planner, Big Bend National Park attractions like Chihuahuan Desert can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
Improve this listing »
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Create an itinerary including Chihuahuan Desert
Chihuahuan Desert Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
32 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • We like taking our vacations to interesting places. I liked the desert. It has it's own beauty & is also interesting. Hiking is different & we had to adjust to prickly cacti & blazing heat. We travele...  more »
  • Love the drive through the desert. We saw all kinds of wildlife and plants. We saw plenty of road runner and lizards. We loved all the variety of cacti. The purple cactus was our favorite.  more »
  • Love the wildlife here, watching tarantulas hop across the road and the roadrunners... But why do they want to cross the road?????  more »
Places to stay near Chihuahuan Desert

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 to Chihuahuan Desert by other users

4 days in Big Bend National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Big Bend National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Big Bend National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, outdoors, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Big Bend National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Big Bend National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, teens, outdoors, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, teens, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Big Bend National Park BY A USER FROM CANADA December, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Big Bend National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 5 days in Alpine BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, outdoors, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 2 days in Big Bend National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, outdoors, relaxing, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, outdoors, relaxing, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Big Bend National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, teens, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, teens, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 5 days in Big Bend National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Big Bend National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans