Settle into Santa Fe
The perfect way to orient yourself in Santa Fe, our Discover Downtown walking tour is a fun and relaxed walk through Santa Fe's historic plaza area.
During the tour, we'll focus on local culture and discover downtown Santa Fe through its unique art venues. In true Santa Fe style, the tour pace is slow and leisurely and includes a stop at C.G. Higgins Confections, where we'll enjoy a hand-made truffle and a cup of coffee while we talk about what to see and do in Santa Fe according to your personal interests.
This isn't your standard sightseeing or Santa Fe history tour. While you will get some history where relevant, our focus is art and culture. And, as on all of our tours, our approach is conversational, allowing us to delve into the artwork on view. Stops may include Allan Houser Gallery, Peyton Wright, Owings Gallery, Shiprock, David Rothermel Contemporary, the historic Santa Fe Plaza, and Palace of the Governors. Please note that due to gallery or museum closures, our route may vary.
We'll come equipped with maps and a selected list of Santa Fe highlights for you, so after the tour, you'll be ready to keep exploring. This tour is super useful for those of you coming to Santa Fe to plan a wedding or other event – you'll end the tour feeling comfortable in Santa Fe and bursting with ideas and suggestions for your guests!
- Explore downtown Santa Fe at a leisurely pace
- Get personalized insights from a Santa Fe local
- Check out some great galleries and shops
- Don't worry about finding a map – we'll bring one to you!
- Enjoy a sweet treat at a Santa Fe confectionary
Who: All adults and children are welcome. If you have young children, please note this in your booking request so we can work out a family rate for you.
When: This tour is available Tuesday through Saturday as a private tour by request. We typically recommend a 10am-12pm or 2-4 pm tour time.
Where: This walking tour focuses on the Plaza area. We will walk approximately 0.5 miles. You will receive details about our meeting location before the tour.
How long: Approximately 2 hours
How much: The price for a private tour is $55 per person plus tax with a three-person minimum. Includes a hand-rolled truffle of choice.
Private tours may be booked at a date and time of your choosing subject to availability and allow for some customization. We offer discounted pricing to groups of ten or more. Please contact us for a quote.