Chimayo Tourism

Chimayó is a census-designated place (CDP) in Rio Arriba and Santa Fe counties in the U.S. state of New Mexico; the name derives from a Tewa name for a local landmark, the hill of Tsi Mayoh. The town is unincorporated and includes many neighborhoods, called plazas or placitas, each with its own name, including El Potrero de Chimayó (the plaza near Chimayó's communal pasture) and the Plaza del Cerro (plaza by the hill). The cluster of plazas called Chimayó lies near Santa Cruz about 25 miles north of Santa Fe. The population was 3,177 at the 2010 census.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Chimayo in United States. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Chimayo like a local. When planning a trip to Chimayo, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Albuquerque. Take a short trip from Chimayo and set some time aside to explore the Albuquerque. Dotted with places like The Loretto Chapel, Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, Canyon Road; it will definitely be a good idea. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Albuquerque International Sunport. A vacation to Chimayo can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at Chimayo.

  • Know the pollution level of Chimayo before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 15 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 32.14 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 21.43 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 60.71 (High)
  • How safe is Chimayo for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Chimayo.

    • Burglary and Theft 45.45 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 18.18 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 30 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 54.55 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 34.09 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 59.09 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 20 (Low)
    • Drug offense 52.27 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 95.45 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 65.91 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 29.55 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 15.91 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 45.45 (Moderate)
    • Safety Index 64.57 (High)
    • Climate Index 57.18 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 28.81 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 24.89 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 60.8 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.41 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Chimayo

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 65.87 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 41.15 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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