Albuquerque Travel Guide
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Albuquerque Travel Guide
Where is Albuquerque?
If you're convinced your geography teacher taught you where Albuquerque was but you can't remember, don't worry — we'll jog your memory!
You'll find it approximately 60 miles southwest of Santa Fe, the state capital of New Mexico, and around 20 miles north of Los Lunas.
It is an area of North Central New Mexico that roughly 550,000 people live in.
Places to Visit in Albuquerque
ABQ BioPark Zoo and the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center are just a few of the interesting attractions around here. These aren't for you? It won't be a problem — you're spoiled for choice here. Further worthwhile options are the National Hispanic Cultural Center and the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science.If you'd like some respite from your travels, wander over to Old Town Plaza, grab a coffee and watch all the action at this active meeting place. Like some more options? Go to University of New Mexico and appreciate the intricate architecture. You may also arrange a tour and wander the halls where many alumni, including some who are highly regarded in today's society, once stood. But that's not all! Discover a remarkable underwater world at ABQ BioPark Aquarium. Home to strange and delightful creatures, it's the perfect place to let your imagination run wild.
Car Rentals in Albuquerque
Pump up the volume on your favorite tunes and explore Albuquerque from the freedom of your own wheels. You'll find some of the most competitive car rentals in Albuquerque on Orbitz.
Don't spend precious time trying to figure out the best way into town. Collect a car from the Albuquerque International Sunport Airport area and save yourself the trouble. Thrifty Car Rental is a reliable choice. Dollar Rent A Car can also be found in the vicinity.
Get your rental vehicle in the heart of the city and you'll be out on the busy streets in no time. The most central outlet here is Enterprise at 120 Lomas Blvd Ne.
Where to stay in Albuquerque – Hotel Accommodation
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ASAP and begin planning the remainder of your upcoming getaway. Orbitz currently has 106 options available in this place.Rather not waste hours planning where to stay? Let us make things easier! Our recommended hotels here include the Los Poblanos Historic Inn & Organic Farm
and Hotel Parq Central
Nearest Airports to Albuquerque
After being stuck in a cramped seat all day, you'll be happy to jump off the plane and stretch out at Albuquerque International Sunport Airport (ABQ). Situated 3 miles southeast of the downtown area, this is the main arrival point for those traveling via air.
Popular Places to Visit Near Albuquerque
If you've checked out the best of Albuquerque already, don't fret! Just 35 miles away is Cerrillos
, and you certainly won't be bored here. Start diving into the story of this destination at the Encaustic Art Institute. If you want to discover more, head to Casa Grande Trading Post and Cerrillos Hills State Park too. Situated 35 miles away, Moriarty
is another favored destination. While you're here, make sure you get to the Lewis Antique Auto & Toy Museum, the Moriarty Civic Center and the US Southwest Soaring Museum.
No Cancellation Fees
Need to alter or cancel your booking? Scared of a big fee? You'll be delighted to hear that we don't have one!^ With any luck, your selected airline and hotel don't either, but it's a wise idea to touch base with them about their policies.