Don't limit yourself to Abiquiu, because this region has a treasure trove scenic and cultural attractions just waiting to be explored. Two examples of places in the vicinity of Abiquiu are Embudo, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the west, and Espanola, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northwest.
Taos is 45 miles (72 kilometers) from Abiquiu. This center has a number of interesting tourist attractions, like Taos Pueblo, Taos Ski Valley and Taos Plaza Theater and Arts Center. Bent Gallery and Museum, Kit Carson Home and Museum and Taos Art Museum are just a sample of the other points of interest in Taos that should be on every traveler's to-do list.
Stop by North Central New Mexico's historic traditional villages, it's an excellent way to gain an understanding of the area's rich history.
De-stress the way the locals do in this area. Go shore fishing and cycling. This place also offers some once in a lifetime adventures such as hot air ballooning.
When it's finally time to bid farewell to Abiquiu, head to the nearest major airport situated in Santa Fe, 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the south.