Go exploring while you are here. Start by visiting the the Belen Harvey House Museum.
It's recommended not to limit yourself to the attractions of Belen because the surrounding region is dotted with an abundance of great attractions. You'll also find Mesa Del Sol, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the south, and Mountainair 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the west.
Albuquerque, is another good place to discover. It is about 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Belen and offers a diverse range of visitor attractions, like Kirtland Air Force Base, University of Phoenix and San Felipe de Neri Church. Albuquerque has much to offer travelers happy to explore a little deeper. Tricklock Company, Expo New Mexico and Atomic Museum are just some of the sights worth visiting.
A really good way to get a true feel for a place is by gaining an understanding of its history. While here, be sure to see the area's fine traditional villages.
Shore fishing and cycling are just a few of the other activities in this region. If you are looking for a special way to enjoy North Central New Mexico, have a go at hot air ballooning.
The handiest major airport, Albuquerque International Sunport Airport, is located in Albuquerque, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the north of Belen, so take that into account when planning your vacation.