Above it All
The city of Albuquerque, New Mexico is the hot air balloon ride capital of the world. While you are in New Mexico don't miss this wonderful opportunity to take a hot air balloon ride which includes free photographs of your balloon flight. Their pilots love what they do and it shows in the way they conduct their tours. Albuquerque is also the host of the world’s largest hot air balloon Fiesta, which runs from the first weekend through the second weekend of October every year. Enjoy the beautiful landscape of New Mexico from the bird's eye view during an exciting hot air balloon ride in Albuquerque. Find a hot air balloon ride company to take you for an unforgettable experience. Albuquerque offers superb conditions for balloon flights year-round.
Historic Route 66
Historic neon signs still glow on old Route 66 through Albuquerque, which is now Central Avenue. Alongside the vintage signs, you'll see new versions put up by businesses that are continuing the aesthetic traditions of old Route 66, adorning their shops with bright, buzzing neon. The famous Route 66 continues to guide visitors through Albuquerque, from the volcanoes on the city's far west side past the Albuquerque Aquarium, through Historic Old Town and the Downtown business district, and continuing eastward through the trendy Nob Hill area, where you'll find many of the city's best restaurants, distinctive shops and boutiques. Take the Route 66 tour! The tour includes the Historic Nob Hill District, the University of New Mexico, Downtown, Alvarado Transportation Center, Crossroads Mall, the KiMo Theatre and the Historic Old Town.