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Durango Travel Guide

This small southern Colorado city is an up-and-coming destination for adventure seekers. Durango, Colorado sits on the southwestern edge of the state and has a population of around 16,000 residents.

Things to Do in Durango

Wander through the streets of Historic Downtown Durango. With 19th-century architecture to admire, unique shops, and charming cafes lining the streets, you can spend all day here. Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad and Museum is ranked one of the country’s best adventures. Take the old steam locomotive through the San Juan Mountains, and imagine you were transported back to the 19th-century wild west.

Hike or wander through San Juan National Forest, whose beauty will surely stun you. Animas River Trail is another great way to enjoy a nature trail without going too far from Durango city limits. Learn about native wildlife at the James Ranch, or go whitewater rafting with Mountain Waters Rafting. Durango is also a popular spot for skiing or snowboarding in the winter at Purgatory Resort.

Durango residents are laid back, friendly, and open-minded. Many are adventurous and love nature, and can surely guide you in the right direction if you’re looking for the next outdoor thrill.

Best Time to Visit Durango

The best time to visit Durango for the best and driest weather is in the spring, from March to early June.

Price and Availability Index in Durango

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Durango is in December, while the cheapest month is in May. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Durango is in the high season in July. Durango has its low season in April, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Durango tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Durango tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in Durango

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Durango. The hottest month in Durango is July, when temperatures peak at 96 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to -12 ˚F. The wettest month in Durango is January with 2.36 inches of rain, while the driest month is June with 0.01 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Durango

At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - Airbnb, VRBO, Glamping Hub and more. Durango has 1458 hotels, vacation rentals and other unique places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, luxury travelers and everything in between. For those trying to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Durango comes in at $null per night. A typical accommodation in Durango costs on average $250 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Durango, then you can choose from over 597 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 44 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 112 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you are driving to Durango, you'll want to pick from 562 places to stay that provide parking. 93 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 220 pet-friendly accommodations available.

In Durango AllTheRooms currently aggregates hotels, vacation rentals, hostels from more than 8 providers, including 298 places to stay from Airbnb, 51 accommodations from VRBO and 51 places to stay from Glamping Hub.

690 of our accommodations in Durango have been reviewed and rated. 51% are rated excellent or good. 453 places to stay in are instantly bookable.

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