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Sandia Mountains

Prepare to be swept away by the breathtaking scenic views, adventurous atmosphere and indigenous cultural heritage of Albuquerque, New Mexico. There is plenty to do in the Ballooning Capital of the World besides taking a ride in a hot air balloon! You can take a stroll through the city’s Old Town, the cultural hub of Albuquerque only a few minutes’ drive from Albuquerque International Sunport, and catch sight of the city’s many unique and historic architectural landmarks.

tram photo NMWhile staying in Albuquerque, you will have access to four major shopping districts and experience a wide array of local cuisines, and maybe even try some of New Mexico’s famous Green Chile! Directly east of the city are the Sandia Mountains, where you can catch the Sandia Peak Aerial Tramway for stunning views of the local landscape. The strong cultural roots of Albuquerque transcend everyday life in the city, so you are sure to experience this cultural richness in the small-town feel of the largest city in New Mexico, the Land of Enchantment.

For in-depth information on everything Albuquerque has to offer its visitors, please see the Visit Albuquerque website.

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