Sightseeing in Santa Fe - what to see. Complete travel guide
Santa Fe is a city of southern architecture and Spanish culture, which is located in the highlands above the valley of the Rio Grande del Norte. Located in the State of New Mexico, Santa Fe is an important commercial and industrial area, as well as a famous tourist destination.
An exploration tour through popular restaurants of Santa-Fe will greatly impress city guests and will be a perfect addition to leisure and entertainment of tourists. The Jambo café is one … Open
Santa Fe is one of the most scenic resort destinations of the country. Being located in highland, the resort attracts tourists from all over the world with numerous historical landmarks and … Open
Every district in Santa Fe has its own unique features. Downtown is one of the most interesting in the view of tourists. Here, you'll find many beautiful old houses, built in the style of Pueblo. Many historic buildings are occupied by stores and souvenir shops today. This district is considered the most Mexican in the city. You can really discover plenty of street decorations unusual for the USA. Wooden benches painted in bright colors, colorful signs, original sculptures made of wood and Indian figures in full growth. Interesting sights are found here at every step.
Your active city break in Santa Fe. Attractions, recreation and entertainment - best places to spend your day and night here
After an exploration tour through the most remarkable cultural and historical objects of the city of Santa Fe its guests are recommended to start a new tour over the most popular … Open
On one of the historic streets of the city, you can see the beautiful Cathedral of St. Francis of Assisi. It was built in the 19th century and is the city's tallest building from the moment of its completion. The architectural design of the cathedral is a mixture of different styles, typical for both European countries and the countries of South America. Several interesting monuments are situated around. Carved images on the entrance doors of the cathedral are a real work of art. Magnificent interior decoration will make you astonished, as well. Colorful stained-glass windows, high columns, and art paintings on the walls and ceiling have been preserved there.
1. Local shops and stores get open not later than 9:30 and serve visitors until at least 17:30. Usual days off are considered to be Saturday and Sunday. Many supermarkets and shopping … Open
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Sights around Santa Fe from our guide 'Extreme places on Earth'
Cumbres & Toltec Scenic RailroadFrom the series “The most dangerous railroads in the world”
Check on the map: Distance from Santa Fe center - 147.7 km.Already in the middle of the 20th century, mineral deposits had been fully depleted. The railroad was neglected for several years. But pretty soon it got a new facility. Oilfields have been discovered near Farmington. Eventually, the railroad was extended to be used not only for industrial purposes. Currently, the total length of the railway line is about 103 kilometres, it is actively used both by local residents and the thrill-hungry tourists. … Read further
Scientology Church StorageFrom the series “Forbidden construction objects with label "Access denied"”
Check on the map: Distance from Santa Fe center - 130.5 km.The main value that is in the repository are gold discs on which the writings of Ron Hobbart are carved. Discs are stored in titanium boxes, which are sealed with argon. Many consider the story of the repository of the Church of Scientology a pure fiction, however, it is not possible to verify its veracity. The entrance to the repository is carefully disguised, only the representatives of the top of the church know about it. Not far from the huge symbols that are visible even from outer space, there is a small structure. Many believe that it is in it that the secret entrance to the vault is hidden. … Read further
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