Most populous city in the state of New Mexico, the city of Albuquerque has long been a top destination for visitors from throughout the country and beyond. Home to internationally recognized festivals, amazing historic sites and fantastic food, not to mention the arts and culture found throughout the city as well, one visit, and it is easy to see why millions come back year after year. Ultimate Excursions invites you to take a closer look at just 4 of the many amazing reasons Albuquerque needs to be on your bucket list.
Each fall, Albuquerque welcomes hundreds of thousands of visitors from around the world for the world’s largest premier hot air balloon event. Beginning in early October and running for a week, this amazing event features stunning aerial displays, great food and other fun events all in the heart of the city.
Located on the banks of the mighty Rio Grande River, this stunning bio park is worth every penny. Ideal for visitors of all ages, this top destinations is home to amazing natural history ranging from plants to animals from around the world. Learn about the underwater world at the aquarium, stroll through thousands of plants at the botanic garden or meet the latest animal residents at the zoo.
The historic heart of Albuquerque is another must-see experience for any visitor to this great city. Founded in 1706, the Old Town features much more than just history. Great food, amazing museums and over 150 stores and galleries make this a perfect stop for a couple hours or an entire day.
Enjoy a trip that is 2.7 miles long and takes you straight up the massive 10,378 foot side of Sandia Peak in Cibola National Forest. Take in the over 11,000 square mile panoramic view of this truly enchanting land right in the heart of the city of Albuquerque. Easily one of the regions most popular attractions, the Tramway has been rated one of the best attractions in all of New Mexico. Take a ride, enjoy some great food, do some hiking or just enjoy the view at this great New Mexico attraction.
Just a taste of all that this stunning city has to offer you, Albuquerque truly offers something for everyone. Taste, feel and enjoy the spirit of New Mexico at this ultimate excursion.