- Our list of the best things to do in Albuquerque, New Mexico, features the top 79 nearby activities — including 39 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Albuquerque, NM has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, Museums & Galleries, and Adventures.
- The results below include the top 41 things to do within the city of Albuquerque, NM , followed by 38 popular activities in nearby cities, including Rio Rancho, Tijeras, Bernalillo, Sandia Park, Cedar Crest, Corrales, Isleta and Silver City
Guests can experience guided jeep tours to ghost towns, ancestral Pueblo ruins, volcanic necks and variety of other geological formations with New Mexico Private Jeep Tours. The tours occur on a private ranch the spans 20,000 acres.
Coors Blvd NW and La Orilla, Albuquerque, NM 87120 MoreLess Info
World Balloon is a business offering memorable and unique hot air balloon rides around the local area. During the trips, guests are led by an experienced balloon pilot who teaches about the scenic local area as they fly above it.
Experience the history and uniqueness of Albuquerque while on a custom-built, open-air trolley from ABQ Trolly Co.. The 85-minute tour covers 18 miles and passes through all of the best places to visit in the city.
Established in 1983, Rainbow Ryders offers hot air balloon rides to guests 5 and up. Guests can choose sunrise or sunset, hour-long flights featuring breath-taking views high above Albuquerque and the surrounding vistas.
Offering an array of balloons with canopies of varying sizes and capacities, Private Balloon Flights can accommodate small, intimate groups or larger ones. The company offers scenic balloon rides over the Rio Grande.
96% 592 votes
1701 Mountain Road NW, Albuquerque, NM 87110 MoreLess Info
Providing a unique learning experience, Explora Science Center and Children's Museum of Albuquerque features hands-on educational exhibits for visitors of all ages. The center also offers a variety of science and educational camps throughout the year.
Home to the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, Balloon Fiesta Park features the 47-acre Launch Field suitable for festivals and other events. The park can also be used for picnics, golf practice, sports, walking and biking.
At 2.7 miles, the Sandia Peak Tramway is the world's longest aerial tram ride and delivers you to the 10,000 foot peak of the Sandia Mountains. Enjoy biking, hiking, skiing, or just enjoy the panoramic views of the Rio Grande Valley.
93% 300 votes
1601 Avenida Cesar Chavez SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106 MoreLess Info
The minor league baseball team known as the Isotopes is home at the Albuquerque Isotopes Baseball Park. In addition to baseball games, children can join a special club that allows for them to get a t-shirt, bag, and wrist band for access to the Fun Zone.
The commuter railway that serves the metropolitan areas of Santa Fe and Albuquerque is known as the New Mexico Rail Runner. The line covers 97 miles of scenic desert landscape between the two large urban centers.