Top 10 Things to Do in Taos New Mexico | Taos Things To Do

Pow Wow at Taos Pueblo by NM Tourism Deparment
Pow Wow at Taos Pueblo Events in Taos

A Taos Top Ten

Things to do in Taos - a top ten starter list

There are so many things to do in and around Taos, but we have to start someplace. So here are ten Taos vacation ideas:
  1. Wander the historic plaza and its galleries
  2. Take a trip back in time to Taos Pueblo, one of the oldest, continually inhabited villages in the US featuring Native American dances and Pow Wows.
  3. Take an historic literary and artistic tour of Taos: some of its famous residents included writer D.H. Lawrence, photographers Ansel Adams and Arthur Stieglitz, and of course painter Georgia O’Keeffe.
  4. Take a walking tour of Taos historic sites
  5. In winter, partake of Taos’ winter sports options: downhill skiing, cross-country skiing and sledding.
  6. Drive to the Rio Grande Gorge and admire the stunning view
  7. Take a day trip to Abiquiu to Ghost Ranch
  8. Enjoy a summer concert on the historic plaza
  9. Raft the Rio Grande
  10. Attend a feast day or traditional Taos Pueblo dance
  11. Shop for traditional crafts both at the pueblo and on the plaza