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High Road to Taos

Taos, NM
+1 575-387-2754
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Private Tour: High Road to Taos from Santa Fe
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We tend to take the High Road up and the "Low" Road back home to Santa Fe because both ways are lovely. The High Road not only has gorgeous views, but also passes through several small quirky communities including artful towns with frequently open studios...More

1  Thank Jill J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take the backroad thru Chimayo to Taos. Wonderful views, road stays over 7500 feet for many miles, very picturesque.

Thank mvann4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We left Taos to Santa Fe right at noon so we could get the best daylight and this was a very smart choice. From the winding road to the missions, we stopped at some scenic views that are just amazing. I will totally drive this...More

1  Thank Miguel Enrique B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't take this drive between Santa Fe and Taos if you're in a hurry. It may not be the most scenic drive that we've ever taken, but we enjoyed the changing terrain as we traveled to a little higher altitude, and the fall colors were...More

1  Thank rayele
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Use your gps to make sure you don't miss your turns. The modest village life and awesome scenery may distract you from the road signs that should direct you through a well-paved out-of-the-way adventure.

Thank VN F
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Read a review that recommended take the low road up from Santa Fe and the high road back. I agree. Great views and hit the foliage perfectly. We stopped in Chimayo on our way down. The church and grounds are nice.

1  Thank gtratthelake
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Nothing spectacular but a nice drive through the area. There are some nice views. There was little traffic in November so it was a relaxing ride.

Thank Bobwis
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

You won't regret taking the High Road starting at Nambe Pueblo slowly climbing through several art-filled villages to Taos. Several pullouts for photo opportunities. Lots of curves and wildlife so watch your speed.

Thank TeeheeInk
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Enjoyed the beautiful scenery and staying in Taos. Road follows the Rio Grande River. Enjoy sunset and small town.

Thank 19bev60
Reviewed 6 November 2017

A little longer than the low road but we'll worth it, for the quaint towns and amazing vistas along the.way

Thank crabbdebbie
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22 October 2017|
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Response from Joe W | Reviewed this property |
A quick google of altitude for the high road lists the highest altitude as 8581’. That’s higher than I thought. Still fun. 😀
18 October 2017|
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Response from ENJGonzalez | Reviewed this property |
That's the way we went. Stopped at Questa... Then Red River... Then Eagles Nest... Then down and back to Taos, NM