- Our list of the best things to do in Chimayo, New Mexico, features the top 59 nearby activities — including 38 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Chimayo, NM has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Sights & Landmarks, Outdoor Places, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 3 things to do within the city of Chimayo, NM , followed by 57 popular activities in nearby cities, including Santa Fe, Los Alamos, Abiquiu, Dixon, Embudo, Espanola, Tesuque and Taos
The Chimayo Museum is dedicated to educate visitors about the culture of Chimayo and its surrounding communities. Young students are specifically targeted with the exhibits and stories that form the base of the museum's collections.
95% 192 votes
106 N. Shining Sun, Santa Fe, NM 87506 MoreLess Info
One of the first wineries in Northern New Mexico, the Estrella Del Norte Vineyard and Tasting Room produces a large variety of wines. They are open daily, have an outdoor patio and also offer threeâ€œcasitasâ€ available for overnight lodging.
Several types of rafting trips are offered through New Mexico River Adventures - Day Tours. Advanced rafters can take wild whitewater trips while less advanced can take easy float excursions or even family rafting with kids.
Established in 1980, the New Wave Rafting Company offers rafting trips on the Rio Grande and Rio Chama rivers. With a wide range of trips from half day to multi-day excursions, they're guides have something for all skill levels.
98% 55 votes
2110 Highway 68, Embudo, NM 87531 MoreLess Info
Both the Rio Grande and the Rio Chama are served by the New Wave Rafting Co. Private Day Tours. All ages and skill levels can enjoy rafting these rivers every day of the week between April and August.
Outspire Hiking & Snowshoeing provides guides, outfitting and customized tours revolving around hiking and snowshoeing on alpine trails and high desert canyons. Their standard trips can last from two hours to a full day.
91% 211 votes
Hwy 30 & Santa Clara Canyon Rd., Espanola, NM 87532 MoreLess Info
The National Historic Landmark of the Puye Cliff Dwellings allow visitors to view the homes of the Native Americans who used to live in the region. It is currently the home of the Santa Clara Pueblo people as well who put on programs and performances throughout the year.