Experience the Area
Popular Activities to Enjoy in Albuquerque
Albuquerque is more than a city in heart of New Mexico. It is a truly unique place filled with rich history, natural beauty, and ample adventures that can only be found in the "Land of Enchantment." Plus, you're never going to be bored because Albuquerque offers more than 300 full days of sunshine every year. Whether you're interested in moving to this city or just looking for your next weekend excursion, take your pick of these popular things to do and have fun!
Do You Love the Outdoors?
Enjoy Albuquerque's plentiful sunshine with a number of popular outdoor activities. Hike the Pino Trailhead or explore the Boca Negra Canyon Trails, and try some of the best skiing in New Mexico at Sandia Peak - just minutes from downtown Albuquerque.
Visit the Mountains
Albuquerque is home to the Sandia Mountains, which offer a rare respite from the desert climate. Scenic hikes will take you through rich forests of fir trees, dirt paths, and mountain vegetation. The higher you hike, the more you'll feel like you've arrived in another world.
Travel by Air
You're not just limited to hiking or driving in Albuquerque. Book your next tour by hot air balloon or tramway. Take a trip into the skies at the annual International Balloon Fiesta in October, or ride the Sandia Peak Tramway to the top of the mountains.
Do You Adore the Arts?
Visit the Theater
Albuquerque is known for its fine arts. Watch your favorite performances at the KiMo Theatre, catch a unique performance at the Duke City Repertory Theatre or The Cell, or take a class at the South Broadway Cultural Center.
Explore the Museums
A step through the door is a step into the past. Observe Albuquerque's unique history at the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science or the Albuquerque Museum, or experience it for yourself in Old Town.
Celebrate the Culture
Art comes alive in Albuquerque, where flamenco takes center stage and centuries-old traditions are commonplace. Experience the Gathering of Nations Pow Wow, Festival Flamenco Internacional de Alburquerque, Latin Fest, and more.
Do You Crave Local Tastes?
Albuquerque's food scene is as vibrant and colorful as its culture. Spend time sampling the cuisine at Farm & Table, Mary & Tito's Cafe, or Frontier.
Red or Green?
Feeling adventurous? The annual National Fiery Foods & Barbecue Show is an experience you — and your taste buds — will never forget.
Savor Your Drink
Finish a night on the town with a trip to Albuquerque's award-winning wineries and brewing companies, including Casa Rondeña and La Cumbre. Four of Albuquerque's breweries have even been recognized Nationally!
Make Your Move to Albuquerque
Ready to experience the Albuquerque lifestyle for yourself? We can help you find the perfect home near your favorite activities. Call us; we'll be happy to introduce you to this enchanting area in person!