Santa Fe, NM Attractions — More to Explore
Looking for Santa Fe activities and things to do? Whether just steps or a short drive from Eldorado Hotel & Spa’s lobby, discover why Santa Fe was just named named Travel + Leisure “Readers' Choice 2017 Destination of the Year" and is considered one of the top tourist attractions in the world.
PLACES TO VISIT IN SANTA FE
Nestled at the foot of the rugged Sangre de Cristo Mountains at an elevation of 7,200 feet in New Mexico's desert highlands, Santa Fe is a city known for its rich blend of Native American, Hispanic, and Anglo cultures and traditions. Guests of Eldorado Hotel & Spa are within walking distance of world-class restaurants, shopping venues, and local attractions such as the Santa Fe Plaza, the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum and the Lensic Performing Arts Center. Minutes away are The Museum of New Mexico and Loretto Chapel's miraculous staircase, a magnificent engineering marvel shrouded in religious mystery.
Visit our Santa Fe Arts & Culture page for a guide to many of these fantastic museums and historic sites in and around the city.
THINGS TO DO IN SANTA FEYear round, Santa Fe, NM attractions appeal to people from near and far. From the Santa Fe International Folk Art Market, Spanish Market, Indian Market and Santa Fe Opera season during the summer to skiing at the Santa Fe Ski Area and Santa Fe Restaurant Week in winter, there's something for everyone. Discover great festivals, performances and more that will take place during your stay on our Santa Fe Events page.
Santa Fe ShoppingSanta Fe is known for artist galleries along Canyon Road, boutiques and specialty shops featuring hand-crafted and one-of-a-kind pieces of jewelry, home decor, apparel and accessories. Visit our Santa Fe Shopping page for a guide to where to find it all, from curated shopping experiences to locally owned businesses.
Culinary AdventuresAward winning restaurants, farmers markets and cooking classes from true masters: Santa Fe has them all. No matter what cuisine you crave, start an exciting journey for your taste buds on our Santa Fe Culinary Adventures page.
Santa Fe with KidsChildren are right at home in Santa Fe, with activities and recreation that abounds. Visit our Santa Fe Plaza hotel with the entire family and spend your trip discovering the countless things to do with the young ones. We'll even treat the kids 5 and under to complimentary breakfast! From kid-friendly hiking trails to the Santa Fe Children's Museum, there are more family friendly Santa Fe activities than ever before. Start your family adventure and see all the sights.
Family Adventures & Activities:
- Museums, including the Santa Fe Children's Museum, Museum of International Folk Art, El Rancho de las Golondrinas, Palace of the Governors and Casa Grande Trading Post.
- Kid Friendly Adventures, including Santa Fe Fly Fisher's School, Kokopelli Rafting Adventures, Mountain Treasure Hunt, Rock Climbing, and more.
- Playgrounds, for all ages from toddler to elementary, including Genoveva Chavez Community Center, Ft. Marcy, Cerro Gordo Park, Salvador Perez Park, Frenchy's Park and Alto Bicentennial Park.