Best of ABQ City Tour

Tour length: 90-minutes
Trolley boarding point: Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town
For directions and parking, click here.
Dates/Times: Tuesday-Sunday (closed Mondays, except the Monday during and immediately after Balloon Fiesta) from April 1st to October 31st.
Thursday-Saturday from November 1st to March 31st.
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Please join us as we explore the many palate-pleasing uses of red and green chile, practice the thundering call of the University of New Mexico Lobo, discover film locations of major motion pictures and television (including Breaking Bad), and even see a beach, a spaceship and Asian elephants all in one tour!

Best of ABQ City Tour features the following locations:*

Old Town, Museum Row (The Albuquerque Museum of Art & HistoryNM Museum of Natural History & ScienceExplora),DowntownEast Downtown (EDo)Historic Route 66, Central Avenue, Nob HillUniversity of New Mexico, Albuquerque sports stadiums (University StadiumIsotopes ParkThe Pit), the historic Barelas Neighborhood, Barelas Railyards, Rio Grande ZooAlbuquerque AquariumRio Grande Botanic GardenTingley Beach and more.

View tour photos from the Best of ABQ city tour and special tours here. Add your own photos to the ABQ Trolley Co. Facebook page and Flickr group. 

*The Best of ABQ City Tour is not a “hop-on/hop-off” service; there are no stops on the route. Instead, our driver and Burqueño guide cruise right up to and past the best that ABQ has to offer. There is no script; every tour is different. We introduce you to our favorite places in ABQ and we encourage you to return and further explore them on your own.

Have a question about the tour? Please refer to the frequently asked questions section.


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Tours/activities may include some element of risk. ABQ Trolley Co. assumes no liability for injuries. ABQ Trolley Co. is not responsible for lost or stolen articles left on board any form of transportation used on the tour/activity. Customer agrees to indemnify and hold harmless ABQ Trolley Co., its members, managing members, and employees against any costs, fines, claims, damages, charges, or fees (including reasonable attorney's fees) arising by reason of this transaction.