Ski slopes, an extraordinary art colony, and a thriving music scene keep travelers busy with activities and entertainment. Plus, there's lots of history and non-stop photo ops.
- San Francisco de Asis: Considered one of the most photographed churches, San Francisco de Asis is worth a visit. Built in the 1800s, it has a rustic architecture with artistic accents. A plaza includes shopping and restaurants.
- Enchanted Circle: This National Forest Scenic Byway loops around Wheeler Peak, the highest point in New Mexico at 13,161 feet elevation. Markers highlight key points on the drive. Quartz and feldspar formations are around two billion years old.
- Taos Pueblo: This Native American village borders the north side of Taos. It's loaded with history and believed to be the oldest inhabited community in the U.S.