7 days in North Central New Mexico Itinerary

7 days in North Central New Mexico Itinerary

Created using Inspirock North Central New Mexico tour planner

Make it your trip
Fly
1
Santa Fe
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Taos
— 2 nights
Drive to Alamosa, Fly to London

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Santa Fe

— 3 nights

City Different

Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Family-friendly places like Loretto Chapel and The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Canyon Road, don't miss a visit to Santa Fe Plaza, see the interesting displays at Museum of International Folk Art, and get your bearings at New Mexico History Museum.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Santa Fe trip planner.

London, UK to Santa Fe is an approximately 15-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from London to Santa Fe. Traveling from London in December, expect Santa Fe to be little chillier, temps between 8°C and -6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Taos.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Taos

— 2 nights
Many residents have shunned fast-paced city living for Taos's laid-back vibe and blend of Spanish, Native American, and Anglo cultures.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): explore the ancient world of Taos Pueblo and then fly down the slopes at Enchanted Forest Cross Country Ski Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Taos Ski Valley Resort, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and then snap pictures at Rio Grande Gorge Bridge.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Taos trip planner.

Getting from Santa Fe to Taos by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Taos when traveling from Santa Fe in December, with lows around -12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Taos

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips