One of the best ways to get a local's perspective on the best the "Land of Enchantment" has to offer is through Santa Fe's Creative Tours.
Food Tour New Mexico takes their guests on a 2.5-hour walking food tour through the heart of historic downtown Santa Fe where one can expect to learn, eat, drink, and eat some more. There are a few tours to choose from including A Taste of Santa Fe: Wine Pairing tour, the New Mexican Flavors tour through Santa Fe Plaza, and the Savor Santa Fe: Wine Pairing Dinner Tour. Tours include drink pairings, with the choice of non-alcoholic drinks, over 4 to 5 food stops while also reveling in some of the best historical sites and points of interest throughout the city.
Explore 400 years of architecture, history, and culture via Santa Fe's Friends of History Walking Tour. Known as the nation’s oldest capital city, guests can explore ancient Pueblos and the birth of the atomic age with these museum-trained guides. They'll tell incredible true stories about these notable artifacts, interesting characters, and those unique places that make Santa Fe so interesting. The two-hour tour departs daily from April through October, from the New Mexico History Museum and costs $15 for adults (no fee for children under 16).
Experience a celebration of the 3 elements attributed to a healthy, balanced life, Hiking, Yoga & Meditation, on the 3 Element Yogi Hike. Guests embark on the 3 Elements Tour, climbing a trail under crystal clear blue skies and towering pine trees. Once at the clearing, a certified yoga instructor will lead hikers through a gentle yoga session before settling in by the Medicine Wheel for a guided meditation. The tour is followed by a picnic ayurvedic vegan lunch at one of the city's spectacular vistas.
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