Santa Fe & Taos Walking & Hiking Tour
Rich Heritage, High Desert Beauty & Taos Pueblo
From $3,299 - $3,599 pp dbl. occ. | 6 days / 5 nights
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Plus 5.125% New Mexico state sales tax.
The lazy bends of the Rio Grande. Pueblos that have stood for a thousand years. Flowers of the high desert. The paintings of Georgia O'Keeffe. The spices of a northern New Mexican meal. And some of the most spectacular sunsets you've ever seen. Each day you spend in the Land of Enchantment will inspire you.
- Immerse yourself in a fascinating weave of Spanish, Mexican, Anglo and indigenous traditions
- Hike centuries-old paths to ancient cliff dwellings and descend into a deep wildlife-rich river gorge
- Learn all about Georgia O'Keeffe Country—iconic art history set amid a gorgeous red-rock landscape
- Trips departing on 5/24/20 and 9/20/20 include optional yoga on most days. See select departures that include yoga >>
Days 1-2 Hike among piñon pines in the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains surrounding Santa Fe | Explore historic center of Santa Fe with a local expert, learning about its rich multicultural influences and noteworthy architecture, including the Santa Fe Plaza and San Miguel Mission, reputedly the oldest church in the United States | Get a taste of contemporary Southwest art by touring our hotel's collection | Walk an ancient route to cliff dwellings in Bandelier National Monument | It's easy to imagine an Ancestral Pueblo community thriving amid the sculpted volcanic tuff of Frijoles Canyon.
Days 3-4 Visit Ghost Ranch and behold the raw elemental beauty that drew artist Georgia O'Keeffe to make her home here in the 1940s | Hike through this unique landscape, spending time amid slot canyons and conical rock formations created millions of years ago | See Plaza Blanca, a dramatic geologic formation in the Rio Chama hills, made famous by a series of the artist's paintings | Stay in an eco-conscious resort a short stroll from the center of Taos where you can browse shops and galleries featuring the works of talented local artists | The 1,000-year-old Taos Pueblo, a marvel of American Indian architecture, welcomes you.
Days 5-6 Hike up to a peak once used by the Taos Pueblo Indians as a lookout point to keep watch for invading Apaches | Visit historic Chimayó, founded in 1680 and home to the revered adobe Santuario de Chimayó, a National Historic Landmark, where modern-day pilgrims flock to be healed | Unwind at our stunning hotel, where you can enjoy a morning stroll on the property or relax at the well-known spa.
The earlier you book, the more choice you'll have and the lower your price. And you can always change your mind — you won't be charged to transfer to a different trip before your final payment is due. View cancellation policy.
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- 10 or more Guests: from $3,299 pp dbl occ
- 9 Guests: from $3,699 pp dbl occ
- 8 Guests: from $3,899 pp dbl occ
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