All the Best of Albuquerque

By Julia Dennis

You’re going to fall head over heels in love with Albuquerque’s endless sunshine and abundance of fun activities. From the ABQ BioPark Zoo to the Petroglyph National Monument, there’s a little bit of something for everybody to explore in Albuquerque. You’ll enjoy the unique terrain and stunning views of the area from the comfort of these top Albuquerque vacation ideas that will ensure you have a getaway that you’ll remember for ages. Get ready for us to show you all the best of Albuquerque!

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What could be cuter than this 1960’s vintage Airstream nestled in the New Mexican desert? Cute, quaint, and quirky, this Airstream is perfect for couples or friends who want to glamp in Albuquerque and escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life to an amazing desert fairytale.

Take in the 360-degree views of the Chama River and Pedernal Mountain from the patio, later on peeking your head out again to gaze at the thousands of stars that will dot the clear New Mexico sky. For a unique activity that will perfectly complement your stay in this Airstream, rent a brilliantly colored hot air balloon to serenely glide over the endless views that Albuquerque has to offer.

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These rustic safari tents are the bee’s knees! Here, you’ll truly get the best of both worlds: the ability to get up close and personal with New Mexico’s amazing wilderness while vacationing in style with the amenities of a luxury hotel. Between the full-size beds, hardwood floors, and hot showers, this is definitely an upgrade from your standard camping trip in a nylon tent.

This luxury camping in Albequerque offers a host of fun activities, depending on the time of the year, including outdoor skills, horsemanship, and fishing camps. To continue the theme of thrilling outdoorsy activities, take a hike through Albuquerque’s Elena Gallegos Park, famous for its beautiful vistas and abundant trails.

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If you’re looking for an Albequerque vacation rental that will offer you complete serenity and the opportunity to relax and unwind, this remote cabin without distractions in Chama Wilderness, New Mexico, will get the job done. Complete with amenities such as a french press, large outside deck, and solar-powered energy, this isn’t your typical camping experience.

Writers, artists, and musicians will find their muse in the breathtaking views that surround this perfect little hideaway, complemented by the sounds of babbling streams and chattering wildlife. With nothing but nature outside the front door, hiking enthusiasts will find their own little slice of heaven in this remote cabin.

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This charming cabin in Abiquiu, New Mexico, is the perfect summer escape for couples, friends, and families alike. You’ll have a blast at the nearby soaking pond, decked out with inflatable kayaks, a water trampoline, and an inflatable snake known as Slither the Loch Gallina Monster. It’s going to be hard to believe the view from the sleeping deck, perfect for afternoon naps or galaxy searching through the provided telescope.

For something that the whole gang will love, take a trip up the Sandia Peak Tramway for a thrilling way to catch some views that you’ll never forget. There are a lot of things to do near Albequerque—later on, head over to Old Town Albuquerque for some shopping, local food stands, and historic buildings. You’re sure to fall in love with everything Albuquerque has to offer while staying in this charming cabin.

To find out more, read all about our other New Mexican getaways here!