Albuquerque is full of exciting attractions, mouth-watering cuisine, an award-winning craft brewing scene, affordable and luxury hotels, local events, year-round hot air ballooning, and thrilling outdoor activities. Turn your stay into a full-blown vacation to get the most out of what this vibrant city has to offer.
The Albuquerque experience is complimented by a stay at one of its many stunning hotel properties, inspired by the local culture, architecture and landscape. Book a stay and immerse yourself in the comfort and hospitality of some of the city’s top hoteliers.
Things To Do
Albuquerque is chock-full of activities for every type of visitor. From outdoor activities for the whole family—such as year-round hot air ballooning, soaring through the Sandias on North America’s longest aerial tramway, or strolling through historic Old Town—to indoor attractions, such as world-class museums, nationally-recognized cultural centers, and an applause-worthy performing arts scene, you and your fellow travelers will never run out of activities to fill your day.
Eateries, Wineries, Breweries
Your taste buds are in for a treat—Albuquerque’s cuisine is like no other in the world! With influences from Spanish, Native American, and Mexican cultures that thrive in Albuquerque, local food tastes completely unique. Additionally, the state is home to our famous red and green chile, which form the traditional basis of traditional New Mexican cuisine and can be found in a variety of dishes at several Albuquerque restaurants. And don’t forget to wash it down with something refreshing, specially crafted by one of the city’s many top-notch local breweries or wineries!
Each and every week, Albuquerque is buzzing with engaging community events that will be sure to get you feeling social. Local concerts, food festivals, pop-up yoga classes, sporting events, exhibitions, comedy and much more can all be found on our ABQ365 event calendar and blog.
Local Outdoor Shopping & Services
Take a bike ride in the Sandia foothills, kayak the Rio Grande, hike along the Bosque, or simply take a relaxing stroll through the stunning botanic gardens. With all of the opportunity for outdoor adventure in Albuquerque, you’ll want to up the ante on your gear inventory. Browse through some of the city’s top outdoor outfitters and tour providers for all of your adventuring needs!
With all that Albuquerque has to offer, you’re not going to run out of places to see, things to do, and flavors to sample. You just might need to tack on a few extra days to your visit in order to experience it all. Don’t forget to engage with us by using #VisitABQ on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter!