Durango Holidays

United States
Friendly, ebullient Durango is the largest town in southwest Colorado and the best hub for exploring the Four Corners region. Such is the attractiveness of the town and surrounding San Juan Mountains that it has attracted an influx of new residents in recent years, here to enjoy its year-round outdoor …

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How to get to Durango

Here's what you need to know about getting to Durango. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Durango takes 11 hours, 41 minutes.

When to go to Durango

Typical Holiday Price

£1538 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Durango varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit

October

Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - October is the cheapest month to go to Durango.

Where to stay in Durango

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Durango, according to other travellers.

Things to see and do in Durango

Pamela S | Trip by SkyscannerDurango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum
Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum
snowpeak | FlickrPurgatory Resort
Purgatory Resort
Kathie A | Trip by SkyscannerTrimble Spa and Natural Hot Springs
Trimble Spa and Natural Hot Springs
B K | Trip by SkyscannerDurango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
Sarah S | Trip by SkyscannerMild to Wild Rafting and Jeep Trail Tours
Mild to Wild Rafting and Jeep Trail Tours
Marie A | Trip by SkyscannerPurgatory Resort (formerly Durango Mountain Resort)
Purgatory Resort (formerly Durango Mountain Resort)
Barrett.Discovery | FlickrPowerhouse Science Center
Powerhouse Science Center
Scott F | Trip by SkyscannerDurango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad & Museum
Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad & Museum
Adair | Trip by SkyscannerHorse Gulch
Horse Gulch

Reviews of Durango

@WayneAtherholt
@WayneAtherholtSt. Petersburg
06/07/2017

Great little town in the Rockies with historic railway and museum, rafting, great shops and restaurants, distillery and craft beer, arts center and more.

Kathie A
Kathie ABurns
11/07/2016

Durango is a town that has something for everyone. With more restaurants per capita than San Francisco, it offers varied and exciting cuisine. Fort Lewis College sponsors the Music in the Mountains Festival in the Summer where music can be enjoyed in the luscious surroundings of the San Juan Mountains. A walk along the Animus River trail system is refreshing and restorative. Art galleries display works ranging from jewelry to Native American works, quilts, and fine arts. There are monthly gallery walks. Some of the museums include the Durango Railroad Historical Society, the Anasazi Heritage Center, and the Animus Museum of local history. Mesa Verde National Park is less than an hours drive away and Purgatory Ski resort is approximately one half hour to the North. Not to mention the endless outdoor opportunities for hiking, biking, kayaking, skiing, and enjoying the clean air. I fell in love with this town on my honeymoon in 1990 and have been back many times. It doesn't take long to discern that the locals are welcoming and open, yet discerning and intellectually inclined.

Kelly Paras
Kelly ParasWashington, D.C.
23/05/2016

Oh Durango, you are so wonderful. Hubbing out of Durango will set you up for exploring one of the most charming regions of Colorado - the southwest corner. Vast open spaces, wild land, canyons and captivating rock formations can all be found close to this laid-back city. And so can opportunities for hiking, biking, rafting, horseback riding, zip-lining, and four wheeling.

Durango Red Cliff Properties
Durango Red Cliff PropertiesDurango
26/03/2015

Located in southwestern Colorado, Durango features numerous lodging and entertainment opportunities that feature something for everyone You'll find that Durango is the ideal destination for your next vacation.

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