For some, the thousands of acres of trails to hike and bike is the freedom they seek. Santa Fe has all types of trails through Indian ruins, desert lands and mountain peaks surround by trees peering out to endless views as far as the eyes can see.
For others it is having a ski resort in our backyard. Ski Santa Fe, located 16 miles from the Plaza at Santa Fe, boast 7 lifts and a plethora of runs for the beginner, intermediate and expert alike. The resort features a restaurant up the slopes where you can enjoy views from the outside grill or snuggled inside next to the roaring fire while sipping your favorite spiked coffee.
Artists, drawn by the beauty from the natural landscapes to the magnificent light have been flocking to Santa Fe for centuries making Santa Fe the second largest art market in the nation. From Canyon road to galleries around the Plaza you will discover contemporary to native works.
Perhaps your tastes run more culinary. If so you will be tantalized by world class restaurants in charming adobe settings while savoring cuisine spiced with green chile in cozy atmospheres that will ease the spirit.
To begin or end your day, there are many unique settings for the luxurious spa experience, from first class resorts in the heart of Santa Fe to Japanese spa settings nestled in the mountains. Whatever your pleasure, you will find a venue to release your tensions.
With a true four seasons, Santa Fe will charm you year round with the hustle and bustle of her Indian, Spanish and Folk art markets or gently with her magnificent mountain views while enjoying a glass of wine as the sun gently sets displaying a brilliant rainbow of colors.
Whatever your pleasure, let yourself discover the warmth of Santa and surrender to her essence.