We use cookies to personalise content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyse our traffic. Read more…
Visit Durango

Visit Durango

802 Main Ave, Durango (CO), 81301, United States

Get Directions

(970) 247-3500

Work hours Add information
About We serve nearly one million visitors annually. Visit Durango to experience the best of Southwest Colorado, from the iconic San Juan Mountains to historic downtown Durango, farm to table dining and crafted beverages, to cultural and historic sites.
Visit Durango cover
Mission The Durango Area Tourism Office is a not-for-profit organization operating with the mission to promote Durango and La Plata County's multitude of tourism attractions, events and services.
Description Durango, Colorado is a year-round travel destination with a rich history. Nestled deep within the San Juan Mountains, Durango is an authentic mountain town full of genuine old west character that sets it apart from other Colorado towns. In Durango, Colorado you will experience charming encounters in the historic downtown district, endless opportunities for outdoor recreation, and spectacular natural wonders off the beaten path.

Visit www.durango.org and plan a Durango adventure.

Check us out on Pinterest

Check us out on Twitter

Check us out on Instagram
Awards 2013 “Municipal Leadership for Children and Families in Small and Mid-Sized Cities,” National League of
Cities, Innovative Strategies--City of Durango Youth Engagement Program

2013 “Top 10 Emerging Ski Town in North America,” National Geographic

2013 “SASI-ONE Gold Medal Winner: Destination Management Organization,” Agritourism and Heritage
program, Shop America Salutes Innovation

2013 “The New Company Town,” Forbes.com

2013 “Favorite Scenic Railroad,” NTA Courier Gold Winner, Distinguished Dozen

2013 “Best Colorado Ski Town,” Best Big Town, Elevation Outdoors

2013 “Top 10 Western Towns 2013,” True West Magazine

2012 “Best Places to Spend Christmas,” Travel + Leisure

2012 “Best Holiday Destinations for Singles in the USA,” Tripify

2012 “Top Value Ski Spot In North America,” TripAdvisor

2012 “Top Christmas Town,” HGTV

2012 “National Gold Medal Award for Excellence in the Field of Park and Recreation Management,” American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration

2012 “ Equitrekking Top 20 Ranch,” Wilderness Trails Ranch, Equitrekking Vacation Guide

2012 “Top 18 Spots for Fall Colors,” Sunset

2012 “Top 10 North American Train Trips,” #1 Peak Experience, Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad,
National Geographic

2012 “Top 11 Colorado Tasting Rooms: Ska Brewing Co,” Denver Post

2012 Nominated for “Prettiest Painted Place in America,” Paint Quality Institute

2012 Finalist: “The Best River Town in American,” Outside

2012 “Top ten 'micropolitan' area in U.S.” Policom

2012 “Gold Level Bicycle Friendly Community,” League of American Bicyclists

2012 “Ten All−American Road Trips off the Beaten Path,” Yahoo.com

2012 “BeerCity USA,” Examiner.com, Finalist City

2012 “The 20 Best Small Towns in America,” Smithsonian.com

2012 “Best New Adventure Hub: Runner -up,” Outside

2012 “Dream Town: Durango,” Skiingmag.com

2012 “Best of the West, Best Historic Hotel,” True West Magazine, General Palmer

2012 “Top 10 US
Founded Denver & Rio Grande Railroad

Similar places nearby