Savvy travelers often use Embudo as a starting point for further explorations. This sought-after tourism region has been endowed with a treasure-trove of great attractions. Abiquiu, is 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the east, while Pojoaque is situated 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the north.
Around 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northeast of Embudo is Taos, a regional city where you can visit Bent Gallery and Museum, Taos Art Museum and Taos Plaza Theater and Arts Center. Kit Carson Home and Museum, Taos Mountain Casino and Taos Ski Valley are some more attractions here that should be included on every traveler's list.
If the rain clouds roll in, don't worry, North Central New Mexico boasts plenty of indoor art galleries and art museums, that will keep you and your family busy.
A great way to experience the great outdoors in the area around Embudo is to sign up for a hiking or snowmobiling tour. This region is the perfect place to get into the great outdoors and enjoy the invigorating embrace of winter. When temperatures drop, follow the locals and spend the day snowboarding or skiing.
Even the best vacation can't go on forever, so when it's time fly home, you'll find the nearest major airport in Santa Fe, 40 miles (64 kilometers) away.