Taos, New Mexico - Vacation Guide
Taos is such a special spiritual place with many Landmark Sites to discover. Whether you are here for a weekend or a week make sure you visit some of these “Must See” sites.
We have chosen a collection of our favorite sites and places to visit while you are here with us in Taos. Take a short day trip and discover our Land of Enchantment with the Enchanted Circle Driving Tour or a full day experience can be taking the scenic drive over the Rio Grande Gorge Bridge, Discovering the Greater World Earthship Community and then soaking in the healing waters of Ojo Caliente Mineral Springs and Spa.
Greater World Earthship Community
An Earthship is an off grid house that is made of both natural and upcycled materials. Tires and glass bottles are common items used. The design was pioneered by architect Michael Reynolds.
As one of the oldest continuously inhabited communities in the country, Taos Pueblo is best known for its iconic, multi-storied adobe complexes built roughly 1,000 years ago. Open daily from 8am to 4:30pm
The Museums of Taos
A day can be spent in Taos stepping back in time and touring the fascinating museums. Discover the founding artists, trappers, iconic figures and influential discoverers, all easily viewable in a day. The Museums are a must-see!
Landmark Sites Tour
These sites offer an opportunity to see some of the more notable places that make Taos special, each noteworthy for their natural beauty and compelling history. It’s a great way to learn more about the area.
The Enchanted Circle Driving Tour
As one of the oldest continuously inhabited communities in the country, Taos Pueblo is best known for its iconic, multi-storied adobe complexes built roughly 1,000 years ago. A perfect day-trip.
Ojo Caliente Mineral Springs
Ojo is one of the oldest natural health resorts in the US and the only hot springs in the world with four different sulfur-free, soothing, and healing mineral waters, and should be on any list.
Los Rios River Rafting
Whitewater Rafting in Taos, Santa Fe, and Albuquerque for over 40 Years. Trust yourself and your family to New Mexico’s oldest, largest, and most experienced rafting company, where you’ll have a wonderful adventure.
Rio Grande Stables
More than 30 years of providing adventures and priceless memories! Offering trail riding adventures for every level of rider! Step off the beaten path and experience Taos in a whole new way, a way few have seen before.
Rio Grande Gorge del Norte
Approximately 242,555-acre area of public lands proclaimed as a national monument by Barack Obama, are open to whitewater rafting, hunting, fishing, hiking, and mountain biking, and more.