13 Awesome Things to Do in New Mexico

New Mexico is known as the “Land of Enchantment.” The state has surreal desert landscapes and breathtaking mountains.  

Rich in history and art, New Mexico has something for everyone. Below are 13 fun things to do in New Mexico to plan your next adventure! 

13 Awesome Things to Do in New Mexico

White Sands National Park is a massive field of rolling dunes between Alamogordo and Las Cruces. With mountains looming on the horizon, it looks like snow. 

1. White Sands National Park

2. Canyon Road Santa Fe

Between the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Canyon Road packs in more than a hundred galleries, boutiques, and restaurants in a half-mile area. You can explore the history of local art in Santa Fe’s Historic District – this is one of the best things to do in Santa Fe! 

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Would you like to explore a hidden world? Carlsbad Caverns National Park is an underground world of beautiful cave formations. 

3. Carlsbad Caverns

4. Roswell

Roswell, New Mexico, has restaurants, shops, museums, fun centers, and more where you can immerse yourself in alien-themed surroundings. There are plenty of photo opportunities in and around the town. 

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