Top 20 Experiences in new mexico
Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Ride at Sunrise
Float over the Rio Grande Valley during a sunrise hot-air balloon flight from Albuquerque, home of the largest hot-air balloon festival in the world. As the sun comes up over the Sandia Mountains, admire the dramatic reds and oranges that fill the sky, and learn about the features of the New Mexico landscape from your expert pilot. Back on the ground, celebrate a memorable flight with sparkling wine and a commemorative flight certificate.
Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Rides at Sunrise
Want a more intimate balloon flight? Worried about COVID-19 and being in a basket with 10-16 other people? Four Corners Balloon Rides only allows up to 5 people per flight. Our passengers get to experience a more traditional balloon ride. Unfortunately hot air balloons do have weight restrictions, so if anyone in your party is over 220lbs please call us for approval.
New Mexican Flavors Food Tour of the Santa Fe Plaza
Join this fun food tour, with locally raised guides who have generations of knowledge! This tour is unique because you will enjoy a hand-picked New Mexican food experience. Experience New Mexican food and discover some of the best foodie spots near the Santa Fe Plaza. On the tour, you will also learn about the history of Santa Fe, the food, culture, and historical points of interest such as the Palace of the Governors, The San Miguel Mission (The oldest church structure in the USA), and The Loretto Chapel (Home to the Miraculous Staircase). This casual tour includes a full lunch, non-alcoholic drinks, alcohol pairings (Such as wine, margaritas, or local beers), as well as dessert. **NOTE** This tour features New Mexican-inspired foods and can be spicy for some guests. We don't recommend this tour for anyone with serious food restrictions and minimal walking ability.
Half-Day Santa Fe Food and History Walking Tour
This classic Santa Fe food and drink adventure is focused on Santa Fe's downtown Plaza neighborhood. You will explore Santa Fe by foot while sampling the best in local food and beverage. You will have a chance to sample classic New Mexican flavors, as well as get a taste of what’s new and exciting in Santa Fe’s food scene. Along the way, you’ll learn about the city’s long and fascinating history, with an emphasis on how Native, Hispanic, and Anglo cultures shaped – and were shaped by – the region’s unique (and delicious!) food culture. This tour is designed with adventurous eaters in mind. Some food in New Mexico can be spicy, and while we can accommodate food allergies we are unable to provide "non-spicy" alternatives. This tour includes a variety of restaurants, and is NOT focused exclusively on New Mexican food. We bring you the best of Santa Fe, which includes a diverse array of cuisines.
Breaking Bad RV Tours
3 hour Film location tour in the Breaking Bad RV just like the one on the show. see the sights and sounds in our fully interactive,3 hour locations tour. Visiting your favorite Breaking Bad, El Camino, Better Call Saul locations such as:Jesse's House, Chucks,Jane's, Danny's, RV Junk yard, Skinny Pete's, Car Wash, Walt's House, The Super Lab and more. Locations are subject to change daily and based on filming schedule.Tour includes refreshment and meal at Los Pollo's Hermano's. We practice COVID SAFE practices such as extra cleaning of the bus, we do require masks to be worn on the tour along with social distancing. A Covid 19 waiver is required to ride the tour. PLEASE READ BEFORE BOOKING YOUR RESERVATION: Due to the popularity of the tour we recommend booking at least two weeks in advance, Disclaimer: Tours can be cancelled due to Mechanical issues, whether conditions, or not hitting our minimum of 4 riders (Rare but does happen during slow season).
Hot Air Balloon Tour in New Mexico
Choosing our launch sights daily makes it a lot more likely your flight is successful. Ballooning is dependent upon the weather and having such a large radius we fly in gives us a much higher likelihood of having a slow soft landing. We offer private flights as well as group flights. We can accommodate almost any requests and we would be happy to do so.
The Ghost Tour of Old Town - New Mexico's oldest Ghost Walk - Since 2001
New Mexico's oldest & most famous Ghost Walk since 2001! Featured on your favorite shows: Weird Travels, Dead Files, Coast to Coast Radio, The Travel Channel & more. Learn the spooky 300+ year history of Old Town, hear the reported Ghost Stories, review the evidence collected & decide for yourself the possibility of the existence of Ghosts! Bring your digital camera; many unusual photographs are captured during the Tour. Everyone loves a good old-fashioned Ghost Story! Family friendly. Pet friendly. Legends, folklore, ghost stories and history come to life as you depart on an intriguing excursion through 313 years of haunted history. Historic buildings & dark alleys conceal long-forgotten secrets of battles, murders, hangings, & hidden cemeteries. Tour Guides escort you on a 105-minute, lantern-lit adventure. Search for souls of early residents, phantoms, spooks, specters, wandering apparitions & the 13 ghosts who have made Old Town their eternal home. Guide Gratuities appreciated
Santa Fe Haunted Spirits Tour
The Best Cocktail and Ghost Stories Tour Ever. Sample great drinks served with incredible stories of Santa Fe's dark side as you walk through downtown Santa Fe. Lots of history and photo moments fills in the voids of ghost stories, which are chilling and rooted in reality, real people or actual events. Tour guide is great for offering other great suggestions from dinner, day trips, in and outs of things to do in Santa Fe or the surrounding area, with a smile.
Small-Group E-Bike Adventure Tour through Hidden Santa Fe
E-Bikes are what defines F-U-N! They have an integrated motor that offers riders a pedal assist option to give a little extra boost when needed. They are a workout with a little less work. Pedal assist removes the challenge of biking in high elevation and climbing hills, so riders can just enjoy the journey. E-Bikes are a one-size-fits-all option for biking tours giving multigenerational families and groups of varying physical abilities the chance to ride together, unveiling a whole new lens on travel. Try one of our crafted city tours where you will explore the lesser known corners of Santa Fe, diving deep into the culture and scenery. Our Inspired Guide will lead you as you tour the neighborhoods and wooded areas that serve as the foundation of the culture and history that created these unique and enchanting cities. Let our guides be in charge of the navigation and bring your tour to life with insider stories and tips!
Private Hot Air Balloon Flights with Elevated New Mexico
Our Hot Air Balloon flights are smaller and more personalized than the others that are available. We focus on groups of 2-4, instead of 10-15 other travelers on the same flight, providing you with a more intimate and unforgettable experience. In addition to your spectacular 45 minutes to an hour of sunrise flight we also provide a toast and snacks to celebrate after the flight.
Viator Exclusive: Gourmet Brunch in Santa Fe with Chef Carolina
About your host, Carolina & Manuel: "Carolina Olea Cosignani and Manuel Lezcano de Orleans are the owners of Casa Culinaria a Boutique Hotel, where they have given free reign to their passions for hospitality and haute cuisine. Manuel and Carolina have chosen an international and multicultural lifestyle that has allowed them to define themselves as cosmopolitans and hardened travelers. Manuel and Carolina are happy to discuss dietary restrictions - please message the host directly about any dietary concerns.." *EatWith is the world’s leading community for authentic food experiences with locals, in 130+ countries. Through dinner parties, supper clubs, cooking classes, and food tours in private homes and special venues, EatWith connects hand-selected local hosts with travelers seeking unique, immersive food experiences.
Santa Fe History Guided Walking Tour
"This tour was so worth the money! Victor really knows his Santa Fe history! We felt like we got a short course in history while walking and seeing sights!" Victor Romero has deep family roots to northern New Mexico dating back before the arrival the of Spanish over 400 years ago. A true New Mexican storyteller of his people, their culture and experience of New Mexico that will leave you in awe. You will laugh as you appreciate his historic accounts of the the unique people that will make Santa Fe and New Mexico one the most unique cities and places in the world to visit and learn about. Victor is a techie with a FREE high-tech gift for you to further explore on your own not just Santa Fe but the other amazing communities in northern New Mexico! A Very Handy Tool A true gem and ambassador of the city of Santa Fe and no better person to walk around with to explore Victors beloved homeland.
Stained Glass Class - Hidden Santa Fe Gem
Stained glass is a rare art these days, and classes are even harder to find. This distinctive art and straightforward instruction with unique tools make for a fun combo! Plus, how often do you get to break glass and melt metal?
Santa Fe Revisited
Only historical tour of its kind by a true local and bona fide historian. Ana Pacheco's family settled in Santa Fe in 1692 and she was the City Historian of Santa Fe (2015 - 2017). Pacheco is the author of eight books: Legendary Locals of Santa Fe, The History of Spirituality in Santa Fe, Pueblos of New Mexico, Early New Mexico Death Rituals, Los Comidas Cookbook, Saints & Seasons, Early Santa Fe, J. Paul Taylor: The Man from Mesilla. Information on the tour includes: Santa Fe Opera, Route 66, 109 E. Palace & the Manhattan Project, Pueblos of New Mexico History, Loretto Chapel, San Miguel Mission, Canyon Road & Santa Fe as an Art Mecca, Sunmount Sanatorium, Santuario de Guadalupe, Masonic Scottish Rite Temple, Spirituality in Santa Fe & Cross of the Martyrs, Japanese Internment Camp, History of the Civil War in New Mexico. Billy the Kid's story begins in Santa Fe.
Albuquerque Hot Air Balloon Ride at Sunset
Soar over the Rio Grande Valley in a hot air balloon on a sunset flight from Albuquerque. As the sun goes down over the mesa, marvel at the dramatic oranges and reds that paint the sky, and see the Sandia Mountains loom over the New Mexico landscape. Your expert pilot shares fascinating commentary about the region that plays host to the world's largest hot air balloon festival each October. After you land, celebrate an amazing flight with sparkling wine and a commemorative flight certificate.
New Mexico Mines, Wild West Towns and Turquoise Trail Tour from Albuquerque
The historic Turquoise Trail, a National Scenic Byway between Albuquerque and Santa Fe, is synonymous with Native American spirituality, Spanish explorers, adventurous mining, and brave pioneers. The blue-green turquoise, nationally recognized as a precious stone, was first mined by the early Pueblo people as early as 900 A.D. From the 1800s onward Spanish explorers, missionaries and prospectors followed the trail of the native American Indians already here. Today the National Scenic Byway is home to many modern day settlers and host to tens of thousands of visitors a year! The drive is approximately 50 miles along Highway 14. Enjoy breathtaking scenery while traveling back into history through the mining towns of Golden, Madrid, and Cerrillos. These small towns are now alive with art, crafts, museums and restaurants. Drive, gawk, walk, and eat on this trail of history!
12pm - Public High Noon History, Legends & Lore Tour - Guided Old Town Stroll
We KNOW Old Town! We know the sights, sounds, flavors, people, shops, products, places, photo opportunities and all of the unique things that give visitors the complete “Old Town Experience”. Whether you're visiting Old Town for just a few hours or for several days, we ensure that you won't miss a thing! Our professional Guides will cater to your almost every need. We know the History, Legends & Lore. We know Shops, Merchants, Museums, Restaurants, Hidden Treasures and Special Gems that you would not find on your own. We will tell you Old Town's Secrets!
The Best of Santa Fe Walking Tour
Together with the professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. Did you know that Santa Fe has Oldest Church in the United States? Or is it true that the State nickname is Land of Enchantment? You will have a chance to explore the city, while hearing fascinating facts and legends. Summer in Santa Fe is art market season. You will be surprised how many stories are hidden in the streets, buildings and corners of Santa Fe. Your charming guide will tell you what is special and unique about living in this city. Perfect for those who are visiting the city for the first time and want to get the most of it!
Santa Fe Creative Painting Experience at Artful Soul Santa Fe
You'll come to a boutique art making space in downtown Santa Fe where all your materials are provided and you can jump right in to creativity with a guided art project. The studio is fully equipped with brushes, paint, easels, canvas, tables, lights, music and fun! Guests will create a 11 x 14 Acrylic Painting. We will start by picking out the subject that we will paint. We will all paint the same subject. I will lead a step by step demonstration. All guests will paint the same subject and be assisted through each step of the process with one-on-one help. At the end of the session guests leave with their own painting to hang at home, a souvenir of a special immersive art-experience in Santa Fe. Inspiration and up-liftment guaranteed!
Turquoise Museum Visit
Visiting the Turquoise Museum is an incredible way to learn about turquoise. walk through grand halls of The Turquoise Castle, and see some of the rarest and most collectible pieces of turquoise and turquoise art in the WORLD!