5 Nights in Santa Fe • Albuquerque • Taos • Turquoise Trail

6 Days - Tour Dates: September 12 - 17, 2021
8 Meals Included

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Activity Level:

Activity Level 3: Moderately Active Pace - Active walking daily, some hiking, uneven terrain, hills, and steps. Less rest options available. Active sightseeing, early starts, evening activities, and significant travel times possible. NOTE: This tour involves high altitude. Please check with your doctor, if you have any health conditions affected by high altitude.

Price Per Person:

From $2299.00 per person, double occupancy

Cash Early Booking Discount
SAVE $100 - First 1-10 Clients
SAVE $75 - 11-20 Clients
Single Supplement Savings
The first TWO Singles to book, SAVE 50% off the Single Supplement

Prices include airfare from SAN/LAX. Please call or refer to our catalog for prices from your home city.

Tour Highlights:

  • Round Trip Home Pick-up*
  • Round Trip Airfare
  • 8 Meals: 5-Breakfasts, 3-Dinners
  • Santa Fe School of Cooking Dinner
  • Santa Fe City Tour with Loretto Chapel
  • Georgia O’Keefe Museum
  • Free Time in Santa Fe
  • Scenic High Road to Taos
  • Taos City Tour + Taos Peublo
  • Turquoise Trail Drive to Madrid
  • Albuquerque Indian Peublo Cultural Center + Historic Old Town Shopping
  • Deluxe Motorcoach with Restroom
  • Professional Tour Manager
  • Hotel Transfers & Baggage at Hotels

Daily Itinerary:

Day 1 - Sunday, 9/12/2021 - Fly to Albuquerque / Coach to Santa Fe 
Today fly to Albuquerque (altitude 5,000’), founded in 1706, where you will meet your Tour Manager.  Transfer to Santa Fe (altitude 7,000’), the upscale resort and artist community and check into your hotel for a five night stay. Tonight enjoy a Welcome Dinner with your fellow travelers. - Dinner
Day 2 - Monday, 9/13/2021 - Santa Fe City Tour
After breakfast enjoy a wonderful Santa Fe city tour including details about the history, culture, and unique architecture of this artist’s mecca.  See the Plaza, the Palace of the Governors, a Santa Fe landmark built in 1610, and visit the Loretto Chapel. Also visit the Georgia O’Keefe Museum which opened to the public in July 1997, eleven years after the death of the namesake artist. The O’Keefe Museum offers insight not only into the artist’s paintings, but also her creative process and the light and landscape that inspired her. Enjoy the rest of the day and evening at your own pace in historic Santa Fe. During your Santa Fe leisure time maybe visit one of the many museums, stop by a few art galleries, explore the shops, or relax. - Breakfast
Day 3 - Tuesday, 9/14/2021 - Day Trip to Taos
Depart this morning and travel north via the “High Road to Taos” passing through ancient villages founded in the 1700’s.  Stop in the Spanish village of Chimayo to visit El Santuario, revered by pilgrims for the healing power of dirt found inside the chapel. Arrive in Taos (altitude 7,000’), the historic home of the Pueblo Indians that sits atop a plateau between the Rio Grande and the Sangre de Cristo Mountains. Visit Taos Pueblo, the only living Native American community designated both a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a National Historic Landmark. The multi-storied adobe buildings have been continuously inhabited for over 1000 years. Enjoy a brief Taos city tour and learn about this fascinating city rich in culture and scenery. Enjoy time and shopping in the Taos Plaza before returning to Santa Fe. - Breakfast
Day 4 - Wednesday, 9/15/2021 - Turquoise Trail / Madrid
Today travel the scenic Turquoise Trail and experience the village of Madrid nestled in a narrow canyon in the Ortiz Mountains. Once a historic coal mining town and ghost town, Madrid is now a thriving artist community with over 40 shops and galleries.  Then enjoy a visit to famous Albuquerque. Stop to explore the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center depicting the history and culture of New Mexico’s 19 Native American pueblos. Stop in historic Old Town giving you the opportunity to stroll the historic adobe buildings that house over 150 shops, galleries, and restaurants.  Also see the icon of Old Town, the San Felipe de Neri Church.  Tonight enjoy dinner in Albuquerque with  New Mexico fare at a popular local restaurant. - Breakfast - Dinner
Day 5 - Thursday, 9/16/2021 - At Leisure / School of Cooking
Enjoy the day in wonderful Santa Fe at your own pace. Visit another museum, grab a bite to eat, pick up that piece of art you saw earlier in the week, or maybe play a round of golf. An optional excursion will be available featuring scenic Bandelier National Monument and the Los Alamos Bradbury Science Museum.  Bandelier National Monument is known for beautiful canyons and mesas as well as evidence of a human presence dating back over 11,000 years. At Los Alamos Bradbury Science Museum learn about the Manhattan Project and the creation of the world’s first atomic bomb.  This evening enjoy a Farewell Dinner at the Santa Fe School of Cooking.  Located in historic downtown, the school is an internationally acclaimed culinary school and market specializing in foods & flavors of the American Southwest for over 30 years. - Breakfast - Dinner
Day 6 - Friday, 9/17/2021 - Albuquerque / Home
Today travel to Albuquerque for your flight home.  Return with wonderful memories of your Santa Fe & the Land of Enchantment tour.

Note: This tour involves high altitude. Please check with your doctor, if you have any health conditions affected by high altitude. - Breakfast

Additional Tour Information:

  • Santa Fe (5) - Inn of the Governors or Hilton
Alternate hotel may be used

*Please see Terms & Conditions