Enchanted Circle Drive, Taos

4.4
#2 of 12 in Scenic Drive in New Mexico
Loop around Wheeler Peak on Enchanted Circle Drive and take in all the natural wonders that 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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  • Take the extra time and drive this highway! Beautiful views! Be sure to visit St. Anthony's in Questa. Stop in Red River and browse the shops.  more »
  • If you are in the area, then you should make a points of driving this route. It’s relatively quiet but there are some lovely places to stop, amazing scenery and some magical views. T  more »

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