Located in southwestern Colorado at the foot of the San Juan Mountains, the city of Durango is the ideal year-round vacation destination. Featuring the perfect combination of historical sites, natural attractions, and modern wonders, Durango is an ideal vacation spot.
A Durango vacation is truly an escape from the ordinary, and it’s also easy to get to! Durango is home to the Durango-La Plata Airport, a full-service regional airport with more than a dozen daily flights to Denver International Airport and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, not to mention connecting flights to more than 300 cities in the United States.
If seeing the country from behind the wheel is more your style, Durango is easily accessible by car. Several major U.S. and state highways approach the city from every direction, and make up the scenic San Juan Skyway surrounding Durango. Be sure to check out the Durango area maps and our handy directions, which will make planning your trip to Durango quick and easy. Our mileage chart gives you a good idea about how accessible Durango is to area attractions and nearby cities.