Silver City & the Hatch Chile Festival

September 2, 2023 thru September 3, 2023

Silver City NM is a history-rich city, that is also very modern.  It sits in the sunny southwest corner of New Mexico. They are equal parts Old West heritage and a distinctive arts and entertainment community, packed with a vibrant “small-town” style of living.  As summer cools down, the Village of Hatch heats up. The town has a county fair atmosphere with the aroma of chiles roasting in the air.


Deluxe Motorcoach


2 Days, 1 Night


2 meals - 1 lunch, 1 breakfast



Activity Level

2 - relaxed


Roundtrip door to door transportation included

Tour Highlights

  • Explore the towns of Silver City and Hatch 
  • Lunch at local brewery  
  • Western NM University Museum  
  • Hatch Chile Festival  


  • Roundtrip motorcoach transportation
  • Roundtrip door-to-door livery service
  • 1 night lodging
  • Luggage handling at hotel (for one piece)
  • 2 meals – 1 breakfast, 1 lunch
  • Motorcoach refreshments
  • Admissions to listed attractions
  • Your Professional Tour Director
  • All taxes and gratuities (except hotel housekeeping)

DAY 1 - Silver City

We drive from Tucson to Silver City arriving for lunch at the Little Toad Creek Brewery.  After a group lunch we visit the Western New Mexico University Museum for a docent led tour including the largest collection of Mimbres pottery in existence.  Enjoy some free time in Silver City’s historic downtown for shopping and exploring and later we will delight in a flavor overload at the Ice Cream Emporium. Lodging tonight is at the comfortable Holiday Inn Express in Deming. (L) 

DAY 2 - Hatch Chile Festival

We enjoy breakfast in the Hotel before heading north to Hatch for the famous Hatch Chile Festival.  It features a parade, carnival, all sorts of different restaurants and some of the best food vendors in the state.  Don’t forget to pick up some great roasted chiles before returning home to Tucson. (B) 

Itinerary is subject to change.

Package Pricing

$657 per person

Double Occupancy

Deposit: $100

$729 per person

Single Occupancy

Deposit: $100

Final Payment Due:

June 27, 2023

Deposit: n/a

Price Includes

Roundtrip motorcoach transportation
Roundtrip door-to-door livery service
1 night lodging
Luggage handling at hotel (for one piece)
2 meals - 1 breakfast, 1 lunch
Motorcoach refreshments
Admissions to listed attractions
Your Professional Tour Director
All taxes and gratuities (except hotel housekeeping)

Booking Policy

Cancellation Fees:

  • None through June 27, 2023
  • 50% – June 28, 2023 – July 25, 2023
  • 100% after July 26, 2023

We pride ourselves on great service and an enjoyable experience for all and will go over our booking policies after you make your request for booking. If you’d like to learn more about our booking policies before your trip, give us a call at (520) 325-8839, or visit our Booking Policies page. Click here for more information on our booking policies.

Travel Insurance

In today’s changing travel environment, it’s important to protect your travel investment so you can relax and enjoy your trip. Unforeseen events such as flight delays, baggage loss or even a sudden sickness or injury could impact your travel plans. For your convenience, we offer the following Travelex Insurance Services protection plan for this tour:


360° Adult Group Choice Flyer – Provides an overview of benefits and coverage limits

360° Adult Group Choice Policy – Provides the full coverage term details, including exclusions and limitations

$75 covers trip costs up to $1,000. Cost may be more or less depending on your total trip cost. If you do not wish to purchase at booking, the plan can be purchased any time prior to final payment. Contact us to purchase. For questions regarding benefits or coverages, please contact Travelex Insurance Services at 888-574-7026 and reference plan number GCB-0521.

The product descriptions provided here are only brief summaries. The full coverage terms and details, including limitations and exclusions, are contained in the insurance policy. Travelex Insurance Services, Inc. CA Agency License #0D10209. Travel Insurance is underwritten by Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Company; NAIC #22276. X41


Level 2: Relaxed

This tour is designed to enjoy the best of the Hatch Chile Festival and Silver City at a relaxed pace.


For your reference, we send to you a detailed itinerary approximately 3-4 weeks prior to the scheduled tour departure. This has day-by-day times and events, hotel information where you can be reached in case of an emergency, and airline information.

The times listed on the itinerary are all approximate. We cannot be held responsible for schedule changes due to unforeseen circumstances with the weather, transportation agents, highway conditions, hotels or contracting agents.


It is always a good idea to carry on your person a list of medications that you are taking and an emergency contact phone number while you are traveling. And we suggest making a copy of the itinerary and provide it to a friend or family member.


All hotel baggage handling fees are included. We also include basic gratuities for the Tour Director, Coach Driver, Livery Drivers and local Tour Guides. If someone has truly gone above and beyond additional tipping is permitted, but never required. Hotel housekeeping tips are not included.


For your convenience, we have a (round-tour) door-to-door pickup service with each multi-day tour. (This service is not available to all clients depending on your location.) Approximately 2 to 3 days prior to the departure date you will receive a call from our office and we will tell you your assigned pickup time. (These times can vary up to 15 minutes depending on traffic.)


With passenger health in mind, we are not currently offering daily seat rotation. You will have an assigned seat and boarding order to allow for social distancing among passengers. At booking let us know if you prefer Front, Middle or Back of motorcoach. Each section comprises 4 to 5 rows. We will try to accommodate all requests. If we are unable to honor all requests, preference will be given based on date of your tour deposit.


If you would like to request special accommodations at the hotel(s) where we are lodging, please call us as soon as possible and we will forward these requests for you. The phone numbers of the hotel(s) where we are staying are listed on the itinerary.

Many hotels around the country have instituted a "reconditioning fee" of $300 or more that is levied upon a guest that smokes in a non-smoking room. If this occurs during our tour you will be responsible for paying this fee to the hotel prior to check-out.


We pay close attention to your requests but please realize that these are merely requests and cannot be guaranteed.


Pleasurebent Tours acts solely as an agent in arranging hotels, transportation, sightseeing, baggage-handling, and other services and does not assume any liability for injury, damage, loss or delay due to any act or default of any company or person. We, along with our subcontractors, reserve the right to make changes to an itinerary if it is necessary for the proper handling of a tour.


The temperature and weather in New Mexico in September is generally pleasant. Storms can come through the area. Prepare yourself by bringing clothing for a lot of sunshine and the possibility of precipitation. There are no dress codes where we dine or visit on this tour.

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