Day Trip to Santa Fe
Tuesday of the seminar, we will finish the technical session before lunch in
order for you, the members, to enjoy the beauty of Santa Fe.
Tuesday June 25, 2013
|Hop on one of (5) buses for the short
trip up to Santa Fe.
(3) buses will depart the Hyatt at 12:00PM with
arrival at the Santa Fe Plaza by 1:15PM
(2) buses will depart the Hyatt at 1:00PM with arrival
at the Santa Fe Plaza by 2:15PM
Tickets for the buses will be available for purchase
($10) at the registration counter starting on Sunday through 12:00PM on
Tuesday. Santa Fe, also known as “The City Different”,
was established more than 400 years ago and is considered the oldest
capital city in the United States. The history and culture of this city
make it an excellent tourist destination. Enjoy shopping, dining,
museums, historic churches and art galleries in the downtown/Plaza
area. The following are a few of the downtown tourist attractions:
- Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi
- Loretto Chapel
- San Miguel Mission Church
- New Mexico Museum of Art
- Palace of the Governors/New Mexico History Museum
- Cross of the Martyrs
- Georgia O’Keeffe Museum
- Canyon Road (featuring various art galleries)
To reserve a tour, go to their
For further information call 505-438-7116 (office) or
$15/adult, $14/senior, $10/child under 5 yrs. old. Tour times
are 2pm and 4pm.
To reserve a tour, call 505-204-9704.
$15/adult and $10/child under 12 yrs. old. Tour times are 3pm and 5pm.
The 2013 Santa Fe Bandstand, a free summer
concert series featuring local, regional and national bands, is
scheduled for a performance from 6-8:30pm in the Santa Fe plaza.
This is a very popular summer event in Santa Fe. Stay and enjoy
some musical entertainment!
|You may head back to Albuquerque on the Rail Runner at your
convenience. The train departs from the Santa Fe Depot train
station on S. Guadalupe St. behind Tomasita’s Restaurant. The
train schedule is available
here (make sure to look at the South Bound table). Fares can
here (price should be $9 unless you qualify for a discount).
Tickets may be purchased online ahead of time or from a ticket agent
once you are on the train. Buying a ticket online does not guarantee a
seat. It is first come, first serve.
The last train back leaves the Santa Fe Depot at
9:00PM and drops you off at the Downtown Albuquerque train station
(Alvarado Transportation Center located at 1st St. And Central Ave.).
It is about a 20 to 25 minute walk (depending on crowds) from the Santa
Fe plaza to the Santa Fe Depot train station. You may also take
the Santa Fe Pick-Up free shuttle to the Santa Fe Depot station. This is
a continuous circulating shuttle that picks up or drops off at each
designated stop approximately every 15 to 20 minutes, depending upon
traffic conditions. It only runs until 6pm. Further details can be found
Be sure to leave yourself enough
time to catch the train. You are responsible for getting back to
Albuquerque. There will be NO shuttle service!
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