Are you planning to travel to the US? Then you should not miss out on traveling to New Mexico. New Mexico is one of the most popular destinations in the US with deserts, landscapes, tourists’ towns, etc. The state has some amazing places that one must visit while traveling there. Whether it is outdoor activities, museums, cuisines, etc., you find them all in this state. Here are some things to do in New Mexico.
National Monument: Bandelier
It a broad and beautiful monument that showcases the natural beauty of New Mexico. This is also the place where you can see the Pueblo tribe’s historical relics. You can enjoy camping and hiking in the area. There is a museum that offers, classes, tours, and nature walk for visitors. You will find some etching and carving on the walls of the monument that would bring you closer to the Pueblo tribe.
Ski Valley for Ski Lovers: Taos Ski Valley
If you thought New Mexico has just deserts, then you are in for some surprise. During winters, you must visit the Taos Ski Valley which is in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains. The place is perfect for skiing and snowboarding. You can also find trails at every skill level. It also houses a little village where you enjoy some of the best cuisines and sauna rooms. You can also shop, get a massage, work out, etc. During summers, you can enjoy hiking, rafting, fishing, etc. in the valley.
Wildlife Park for Nature Lovers
Are you a fan of wildlife? Then you must visit the Wildlife West, Nature Park. It is a conservation place for many birds and animals that cannot be released in the wilderness. It is constructed to look natural and close to nature to help the animals to adjust to their surroundings easily. You can also enjoy some music in the open-air amphitheatre. Every year the park holds a festival during fall.
Museum Of Billy The Kid
Old wild West without any famous outlaws is incomplete. New Mexico has a museum of one of the most famous outlaws of the time – Billy the Kid. The museum is located in the spot where he was killed. The museum is in a small wooden wheeled house that has hay bales outside. Inside the museum, you will find Billy’s rifle, paintings, sepia-toned photos, wanted posters, etc.
There are many more attractions that you must visit in New Mexico. Pick go through the detailed and insightful New Mexico travel guide to explore the most amazing places in the state.
Shreyashi’s blog Travel the Food for the Soul reflects the delights of the USA. She is a software engineer working in the US and passionate about traveling, exploring new places, and grabbing sumptuous food delights. This blog talks about her life experiences.