Enchanted Circle Drive, Taos

4.4
Scenic Drive · Tourist Spot
Loop around Wheeler Peak on Enchanted Circle Drive and take in all the natural wonders thatĀ alter the landscape along the way. The route covers 133.6 km (83 mi) over mountains and through forests. You can explore an ancient Native American village at Taos or take part in outdoor activities around every bend, including balloon rides, mountain biking, horseback riding, hiking, and skiing. If you have time, consider straying off the main road to catch sights like the Rio Grande Gorge Bridge. Put Enchanted Circle Drive into our Taos travel route planning site to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Taos.
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  • Excellent drive to see beautiful Northern New Mexico. Multiple opportunities to stop along the way in several towns, get some food, grab pictures, etc. No need to rush and pull over as needed for...  more »
  • We thoroughly enjoyed this drive. If you have the time, take half the day and walk around in the little towns along the way. We were staying in Taos and really enjoyed exploring Red River and Angel....  more »

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