New Mexico has some of the most interesting landscapes in America and there are so many different things to see and do there. The Hispanic and Native American culture is prominent here and there are unlimited interesting attractions to visit.
When you travel to New Mexico, you are definitely going to want to visit Santa Fe and Taos. Both these cities offer amazing natural beauty and they also offer an artistic and cultural experience that can’t be beat. They offer amazing food as well. The food is delicious all over New Mexico due to the Native American and Hispanic influences.
If you love the outdoors you will love New Mexico because there are some amazing natural wonders to be found there. White Sands National Monument is something you won’t want to miss. People come from all over the world to see this natural wonder and you will find endless dunes of white sand that get up to 60 feet high.
Carlsbad Caverns is another very famous natural wonder in New Mexico. These underground caverns are amazing to explore. With over 120 different caves you can visit, you will want to bring food and water with you. You can explore them on your own or with a ranger.
If you are interested in Native American ruins you will want to visit Bandelier National Monument. This amazing volcanic area has amazing ancient ruins that date back from 1150. The ruins are fascinating and you can enjoy camping, hiking and a museum that gives you insight into what it might have been to live there.
Chaco Canyon is another ancient site that dates back to 800AD. There massive ruins to explore and countless small ruins. You can camp at Chaco Canyon and enjoy amazing hikes as you explore the ruins of the canyon. The site is famous around the world but it never feels too crowded and you feel like you have the ruins all to yourself.
If you love to explore natural environments, then you will want to visit the Wheeler Peak Wilderness. It is a great place to escape the heat of the summer and there are countless trails to explore. Many types of wildlife live here are may see anything from elk to eagles.
New Mexico is an amazing place and it is incredibly fun to visit. With so many things to do, you can’t go wrong.