Adventure Activities

Bandelier National
Monument Hiking Tour 

Santa Fe, NM

From: $490.00 3 Options Available
Based on Hiking Tour for 2
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Santa Fe, NM

Step back in time and discover ancient cliff dwellings, petroglyphs, and so much more with this incredible Bandelier National Monument Hiking Tour! 

  • Explore New Mexico’s wilderness with a professional, handpicked tour guide
  • Learn about the region’s fascinating history and ecological features
  • Imagine what life was like living in the cliffs as you hike 2 incredible desert trails 
  • Soak up panoramic views as you enjoy a complimentary picnic lunch
  • Experience the region’s cliff dwellings up close and personal with this exciting, 7-hour hiking adventure! 
When Do I Choose A Date?
Either yourself or the lucky recipient can make a booking and select dates once you are in receipt of the voucher. You'll register the voucher, follow the booking instructions and your experience with us begins!

April - December:
Friday, Saturday, and Sunday - 8:00 AM

Essential Information
  • This tour has a 2 person minimum
  • Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian
  • Includes a complimentary picnic lunch
  • Entry into Bandelier National Monument is included
This experience lasts approximately 7 hours.
Experience Provider Info
Complete information for your Experience Provider, including contact information, will be included on your booking confirmation email once you or your gift recipient have scheduled the experience. Our Product Management team handpicks top-rated experience providers, removing the guesswork for you and ensuring your peace of mind.
Maximum Participants
This experience is available for up to 8 participants per guide.
This experience is for booked participants only.
Weather Dependent
This experience is weather dependent. Please contact your experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.
What To Wear
Wear comfortable clothing and shoes. Please dress appropriately for expected weather conditions and hiking.
What can I expect on this tour?

You can expect to have a great time with friendly people and knowledgeable local tour guides. The goal is to have an amazing time while exploring the wonders of Bandelier National Monument. 

How long is the drive from Santa Fe to Bandelier?

Bandelier National Monument is approximately 50 miles northwest of Santa Fe. You can expect the drive to be about 1 hour each direction. 

How hard are the hikes?

You will complete two hikes that are easy to moderate in difficulty. Your first hike is 1.5 miles round trip and includes some climbing and narrow places in between rocks. You will also climb 3 ladders along the trail. Your second hike is approximately 1.25 miles round trip is involves hiking along a paved trail with inclines on narrow stairs up to experience the cliff dwellings.

Can food allergies and dietary restrictions be accommodated?

Our experience providers will do their best to accommodate any allergies or restrictions that you may have. Please contact Virgin Experience Gifts prior to booking to ensure your needs can be met. 

What should I wear?

Wear closed toe shoes with good grip, preferably hiking shoes. Dress in light layers and bring a jacket in case of cooler temperatures. Wear sunscreen, sunglasses, and a bring a hat to protect from the sun. 

What should I bring?

We recommend bringing at least 2 liters of water, snacks, sunscreen, sunglasses, and your adventurous spirit! 

Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 30 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be exchanged for anything else in our marketplace at any time.  If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs more, you'll simply have to pay the difference. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs less, you'll have a credit towards your next booking with Virgin Experience Gifts.

Cancellation Policy

Once you have received a booking confirmation, all bookings are final. No cancellations or rescheduling requests will be allowed. Failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience.


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