Santa Fe's Historic Gems: A Self-Guided Walking Tour


Experience the best the Land of Enchantment has to offer with this walking tour through historic Santa Fe, bursting with old Spanish architecture, Native history, and so much more.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


  • Highlights
    • Discover San Miguel Chapel, the oldest church in the United States
    • Relive the dramatic, bloody history of the Pueblo Revolt
    • See the so-called Miracle Staircase in the enchanting Loretto Chapel
    • Immerse yourself in the vibrant culture and history of Santa Fe Plaza
    • Enjoy panoramic views of the city at Cross of the Martyrs
  • Full description
    Start by downloading the Action Tour Guide app, which will function as your personal tour guide, audio tour, and map all in one. This self-guided walking tour of Santa Fe offers a deep dive into the city's rich history and culture, spanning centuries from the Spanish colonial era to the present United States period.

    Your journey begins at the San Miguel Chapel, the oldest church in the U.S., where you'll uncover stories of its past. Next, marvel at the architectural wonder of the Loretto Chapel and its legendary Miracle Staircase. Stroll down E Water St, delving into the tales of Spanish settlers, and stop by the magnificent Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of...  more
  • Includes
    • Easy-to-use app: download the Action Tour Guide App onto your phone
      Unique password: access your tour on the Action Tour Guide App
      Engaging storytelling: Uncover unique tales and thrilling history for a memorable journey!
      Perfect narrator: nothing can beat listening to a great voice. Proven with tons of rave reviews!
      Learn more: dive deeper into any story you enjoyed with extra stories.
      Comprehensive route and stops: See it all, miss nothing, leave no stone unturned!
      Offline maps: no signal, no problem! Works perfectly without cellular or wifi.
      Hands-free: audio stories play on their own based on your location. Easy to use!
      Go at your own pace: Start anytime, pause anywhere, enjoy breaks for snacks and photos freely!
      New, extra validity — now, it’s yours for an entire year! Use multiple times over multiple trips!
      All-day support line: Call, chat, or email for help.
  • Exclude
    • Transportation, parking fee, food/drinks.
      National Park/attraction passes, entry tickets, or reservations.