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Historic Walks of Santa Fe

Historic Plaza Galeria, E. San Francisco St., Santa Fe, NM
+1 505-986-8388
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A wonderful, historic facts and stories based walk of Santa Fe with Arlene

Arlene was a fountain of information about the historical events, timelines, architecture, legends... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Santa Fe, New Mexico
excellent waking tour

My husband and I did the downtown walking tour on Oct 31st. Our guide, Arlene, was lovely and... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2017
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“walking tour” (11 reviews)
“two hours” (6 reviews)
Historic Plaza Galeria, E. San Francisco St., Santa Fe, NM
+1 505-986-8388

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arlene was a fountain of information about the historical events, timelines, architecture, legends and stories about Santa Fe. Having her as a guide helped give meaning to the beautiful Cathedral, Adobes and architecture, Loretta's Chapel, pueblo's art styles and sculptures and many other tidbits about...More

Thank chatterjee2017
Reviewed 21 November 2017

My husband and I did the downtown walking tour on Oct 31st. Our guide, Arlene, was lovely and friendly and it was obvious that she knew what she was talking about. This was our first visit to Santa Fe and her explanations were so clear....More

Thank philippaderfner
Reviewed 24 October 2017

I recently relocated to Santa Fe from Northern California. I love history and wanted to learn more about Santa Fe, so I decided to join one of the daily tours that leave from the main hotels downtown. The tour guide, Olricka, was FANTASTIC!!! She did...More

1  Thank MrsDThom
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Santa Fe is so rich in history and this tour makes it come alive! It started with pre-Columbus, touched on architecture, Native American Indians, religion, etc. My husband and I really enjoyed the tour, which was longer than expected. One woman on the tour lived...More

1  Thank BDD_11_12
Reviewed 28 September 2017

I take tours in every city I visit, and every museum I go to. This was one of the very top tours I have ever experienced. Our guide was Josh and he was fabulous. He was so well informed, and has written a book about...More

1  Thank aneczypor
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We had a great tour with Josh, who is obviously very knowledgeable and enthusiastic about Santa Fe's history. Our tour was on a Sunday, which meant there was a large crowd in the plaza area, but we were able to work around it. It was...More

Thank Doug G
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This was our first time to Santa Fe and we wished to know more about the city's history. Arlene gave us a wonderful walking tour throughout the downtown area. It was like taking a tour with your favorite teacher. If you wish to learn about...More

Thank SandyNYC01
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We took the tour with Josh. It was a nicely paced, informative tour with plenty of interesting anecdotes that kept out teenage children engaged.

Thank Nicholas D
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

The historic walk tour is very nice and informative. The groups are usually small and the guide is very nice.

Thank EnchantedTraveler2
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend this tour! It is a great deal. My husband and I took this tour with Ulrike as our guide. It was just us and another couple and we learned a lot of information about the history of Santa Fe and the area. She...More

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Rebecca A
25 November 2017|
Response from aneczypor | Reviewed this property |
The tour is two hours. There is walking, but not tons. A lot of standing. I would not think the whole tour is over a mile.
5 July 2016|
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Response from aneczypor | Reviewed this property |
It is not necessary to book ahead. But they pick people up at three hotels. I know the Hilton is one, but I can't remember the others. You just walk to the one closest to you.
Carol C
30 June 2016|
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Response from aneczypor | Reviewed this property |
The cost is $15 now and well worth the money