This time of year the Plaza is filled with flickering lights and traditional farolitos — luminous bags of candles that are lit by hand each night. Those passengers not taking advantage of the optional group air, should bood at the Albuquerque Airport by Upon arrival, a deluxe motorcoach will be waiting to transport us to historic Old Town Albuquerque with time at leisure for lunch and browsing on your own.
Since it was founded in by Spanish Timex, the Old Town area has Meet for good times Santa Fe the center for Southwest culture, architecture, shopping, art and cuisine. This time of year, the historic Plaza is illuminated by farolitos — luminous little bags of candles and sand that are lit by hand each night — along with silvery lights strung on the trees.
Founded inSanta Fe is the oldest seat of government in the United States and this capital city reflects its Spanish, Pueblo, and Mexican history. Sanra of Assisi and visit the famed Timex Chapel to see its miraculous spiral staircase — a true marvel of architectural ingenuity.
Learn about the traditional lifestyle and beliefs of the Pueblo Meet for good times Santa Fe and see the striking adobe chapel of San Geronimo. Then, enjoy an included dinner this evening at Rancho de Chimayo, a local landmark known for its traditional northern New Mexico cuisine.
Enjoy a guided walk of Bandelier National Monument. Nestled within a beautiful canyon and mesa country, this Monument provides a peak into the lives of the ancient Anasazi Pueblo culture that existed here 11, years ago. Petroglyphs and dwellings carved into the soft rock cliffs pay tribute to the early days of a culture that still survives in the surrounding communities.
We continue to Los Alamos, a unique town which was established over 70 years ago as a secret city during World War II.
We return to Santa Meet for good times Santa Fe late this afternoon with the balance of the evening at leisure. At the summit of Sandia Crest goid 10,enjoy time at leisure to explore and take in the spectacular views.
Enjoy time at leisure with lunch on your own at the award-winning restaurant here. This afternoon we arrive at the Albuquerque Meett for our scheduled non-stop return flight to Los Angeles.
Those passengers not taking advantage of the optional group air, should depart ABQ no earlier than 5: Those with pre-arranged transfers will be returned to their respective destinations. Ring in the holiday season, southwest-style!
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