16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
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Taos
— 1 night
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Santa Fe
— 2 nights
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Ramah
— 1 night
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Deming
— 3 nights
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Las Cruces
— 1 night

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Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Get a sense of the local culture at Kolb Studio and Yavapai Geology Museum. Get in touch with nature at Hermit Trail and Lipan Point. The adventure continues: get great views at Yaki Point, add some entertainment to your itinerary with Hopi House, take in the awesome beauty at Hualapai Hilltop, and take the plunge with Paragon Skydive.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary builder.

Billings to Grand Canyon National Park is an approximately 17-hour car ride. When traveling from Billings in February, plan for somewhat warmer days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 49°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 18°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to drive to Taos.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Museums
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Kolb Studio ©
Kolb Studio
Hermit Trail ©
Hermit Trail
Paragon Skydive ©
Paragon Skydive

1
night
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.
On the 11th (Thu), get a taste of the local shopping with Taos Clay Studio, witness a stunning natural landmark at Manby Hot Springs, examine the collection at Mabel Dodge Luhan Historic House, then admire all the interesting features of High Road to Taos, and finally make a trip to Taos County Courthouse Murals. On the 12th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: trek along Mallette Park Nature Trail, then fly down the slopes at Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area, and then hike along Middlefork Lake.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Taos route tool.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Taos in 8.5 hours. In February in Taos, expect temperatures between 47°F during the day and 19°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can go by car to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Taos

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature

Side Trips

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Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area ©
Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area
Manby Hot Springs ©
Manby Hot Springs
Middlefork Lake ©
Middlefork Lake

2
nights
Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©

City Different

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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): examine the collection at Museum of Indian Arts & Culture, take in the spiritual surroundings of San Miguel Chapel, then see the interesting displays at Palace of the Governors, and finally see the interesting displays at The Harrell House Bug Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: fly down the slopes at Ski Santa Fe, view the masterpieces at Mama's Minerals, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santa Fe Cathedral Park and Monument.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Santa Fe trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Taos to Santa Fe in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Taos in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Santa Fe, with lows of 25°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Ramah.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Museums · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks
Highlights from your plan
San Miguel Chapel ©
San Miguel Chapel
Ski Santa Fe ©
Ski Santa Fe
Palace of the Governors ©
Palace of the Governors

1
night
Ramah

Ramah ©
Ramah is a census-designated place in McKinley County, New Mexico, United States. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at El Morro National Monument.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Ramah tour planner.

Getting from Santa Fe to Ramah by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive. In February in Ramah, expect temperatures between 53°F during the day and 21°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Deming.

Things to do in Ramah

Nature · Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your plan
El Morro National Monument ©
El Morro National Monument

3
nights
Deming

Deming ©
Deming is a city in Luna County, New Mexico, United States, located 60 miles (97 km) west of Las Cruces and thirty-three miles north of the Mexican border. Explore hidden gems such as Deming Luna Mimbres Museum and Fort Bayard National Historic Landmark. Escape the urban bustle at City of Rocks State Park and WolfHorse Outfitters Day Tours. Step out of Deming to go to Silver City and see Silver City Museum, which is approximately 1 hour away. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Fort Cummings 1836-1886, see the interesting displays at Basin Range Volcanics Geolapidary Museum Deming, admire the masterpieces at Deming Arts Center, and learn about winemaking at Luna Rossa Winery.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Deming trip maker site.

Getting from Ramah to Deming by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from Ramah in February, things will get a bit warmer in Deming: highs are around 65°F and lows about 32°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can drive to Las Cruces.

Things to do in Deming

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Deming Luna Mimbres Museum ©
Deming Luna Mimbres Museum
Silver City Museum ©
Silver City Museum
City of Rocks State Park ©
City of Rocks State Park

1
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Las Cruces

Las Cruces ©
Las Cruces, also known as "The City of the Crosses", is the seat of Doña Ana County, New Mexico, United States. Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): get a new perspective on nature at New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum, then identify plant and animal life at Mesilla Valley Bosque State Park, and then steep yourself in history at Old Mesilla Village.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Las Cruces online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Deming to Las Cruces by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 64°F in February, and nighttime lows around 34°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Las Cruces

Nature · Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Old Mesilla Village ©
Old Mesilla Village
New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum ©
New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum

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