Welcome to Santa Fe County!
For the Adventurous Traveler who craves Authentic Experiences.
Outdoor adventure, historic landmarks, luxurious spas, unique shopping, fascinating museums and oh yes, a celebrated cuisine—Santa Fe County has it all in abundance. Widely recognized for its unrivaled mountain scenery in a stunning high-desert landscape, the spectacular terrain of Santa Fe County is the setting for world-class hiking, biking and skiing opportunities. Four acclaimed golf courses tempt golfers, and with over 300 days of sunshine, outdoor fun is assured.
Santa Fe County’s reputation as a premier place to relax, refresh and rejuvenate is well-deserved. With healing waters and a landscape that invites wonder and contemplation, world-class spas abound. Enjoy New Mexico’s heralded cuisine in restaurants and then discover its ingredients at a county farmer’s market. Look for fresh baked bread, artisanal cheeses, grass-fed meats, and root veggies at open-air markets in Santa Fe, Eldorado, and Pojoaque.
It’s a rare shopper who visits the many boutiques and galleries in the county without falling in love with a piece of turquoise. Drive the 62-mile Turquoise Trail National Scenic Byway for a journey back in time through the colorful history of Wild West mining towns and explore the source of the area’s silver, zinc, and turquoise.
Start planning your Santa Fe County adventure with this guide!