Albuquerque is home to some of the highest rated RV parks in all of New Mexico. Though its high altitude can lead to chilly temperatures overnight, its desert climate makes for overall great weather for camping year-round. With park facilities and campsites that contain everything you’ll need to enjoy your stay, however long it may be. Based on your preferences, you won’t even have to rough it. Most nearby RV parks offer Internet access and Cable TV with over 20 channels.
If you enjoy mountains, Albuquerque is your kind of city. The Sandia Mountains are a range located immediately to the east of the city. Don’t worry, you won’t have to walk to the top. The Sandia Peak Tramway, the world’s longest aerial tram ride, will take you there. Not only is the highest peak, Sandia Crest, located at an altitude of nearly 11,000 feet, but by standing atop it you’ll see a breaktaking 11,000 square-mile view of the Rio Grande Valley.
Within the city itself, you’ll want to visit the Albuquerque Biopark Aquarium and Albuquerque Biopark Zoo. Highlights include a 285,000 gallon ocean tank and over 250 native and exotic species, comparatively. To learn about the history of the indigenous population, visit the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center. Guides will lead you through exhibits showcasing thousands of rare Pueblo artifacts.