THIS 1,411-MILE ROUTE takes you to three UNESCO World Heritage Sites and as many national monuments, art and historical sites unique to New Mexico, and scores of places to climb, camp, swim, stargaze, scuba dive, encounter alien life…and eat pie. Welcome to the great state of New Mexico. Make it your next great road trip. #NewMexicoTRUE
Explore the gypsum dunes of New Mexico's White Sands monument
2 Santa Rosa, New Mexico has a cool Route 66 landmark. A popular dive destination and SCUBA fave. The Blue Hole has a diameter of 80 feet but spans more than 130 feet at the bottom. A great reason to bring your swim trunks on your Route 66 road trip.
Since Albuquerque is centrally located, it gives us plenty of options to enjoy an amazing New Mexico road trip. If you want to get out of town for the day or the weekend, here is a list of the best NM.