The Underground Caves In New Mexico That Make You Feel Like You’ve Been Transported To A Different World

Visiting other worlds has always been a fascinating concept in science fiction, especially when these imagined places look so bizarre. We still may be pretty far from being able to visit whatever alien planets exist within and outside our galaxy but you don’t have to travel far to find a place that feels otherworldly.

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El Malpais National Monument is located approximately 35 minutes from Grants via NM Highway 53. You can find details about visiting the monument by visiting the National Park Service website.

Want to check out more incredible caves in New Mexico? You will be astounded by the ones mentioned in Going Into These 5 Caves In New Mexico Is Like Entering Another World!