Romantic Things to Do in Santa Fe

The beautifully unique architecture and warm, friendly ambiance of Santa Fe make it a perfect romantic getaway destination. To help you plan an idyllic sojourn in this beautiful southwestern city, we’ve chosen some of our favorite date ideas to share with you. May you and your beloved truly enjoy the romance of Santa Fe! 

Immerse Yourselves in Culture and History

Our many Santa Fe museums offer everything a visitor could want. They range from Native American arts and culture to international folk art, from New Mexico’s eclectic history to its stunning visual arts. And don’t miss the Santa Fe Botanical Garden! It’s the perfect place for a romantic stroll amidst its many charming flower beds. 

Share a Cooking Class

What a treat it is to share a cooking class in Santa Fe! New Mexico has a rich culinary history and a cooking class lets you partake of that heritage. From walking tours of some of Santa Fe’s most fabulous restaurants to lessons on using the region’s quintessential green chiles, a cooking class will let you indulge in the ‘sabor’ (flavor) of Santa Fe.

Check Out Santa Fe’s Vibrant Art Scene

There’s just something about New Mexico that seems to bring out the best in artists. Maybe that’s why Santa Fe is home to such a thriving art scene. That art scene includes museums, galleries, and outdoor sculptures. There’s even a shared Farmer’s Market and Artisan Fair

Indulge in Chocolate Sweetness

The Kakawa Chocolate House offers up your favorite romantic treat in the form of beverages, truffles, and small-batch ice creams. Explore the culinary history of chocolate with authentic beverages from ancient Mesoamerican through traditional European to modern American favorites. It’s hard to go wrong when you take someone you love to this unique chocolate shop!

Go for a Stroll Downtown

Stroll through the downtown area with its many examples of historic architecture and small, charming gardens. Enjoy the happy buzz and cultural richness of the historic Plaza. Then sip a refreshing cocktail on one of the Plaza’s many rooftop patios while you enjoy a spectacular desert sunset together.

Psst… Don’t forget your camera because you’ll want to capture these romantic memories to share later. 

Share a Santa Fe Sunset

Speaking of sunsets… A rooftop patio in the Plaza isn’t the only place to catch one of our spectacular sunsets. The stunningly austere beauty of Santa Fe’s high desert is only highlighted by the lowering sun. Cap off a day of hiking with a romantic cuddle while watching the sun make its daily retreat.

Get Your Flamenco On!

Revel in the colorful and exciting world of Flamenco dancing at El Flamenco Santa Fe. Enjoy authentic Spanish tapas washed down with fine wine while immersing yourself in the cuisine and rich cultural heritage of Spain. Home of the Santa Fe School of Flamenco, this venue offers authenticity that’s hard to find outside of AndalucĂ­a! 

Relax in Comfort

After a day of fun and romance, return to your AQUI Santa Fe vacation rental to relax and unwind amidst its comfortable luxuriousness.  From the freshly pressed custom Italian linens draping our high-end mattresses to the complimentary basket of artisan breakfast goodies, we do our best to pamper you during your romantic Santa Fe getaway! Book your private rental today.