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Sandia Peak Tramway, Albuquerque, New Mexico

 
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Distance from city center: 12.1mi
norfolkjon's pictureby norfolkjon Sightseeing travel tip
added on the 29th of November, 2010
For almost 3 miles you can view the mountainside of the Sandia Peak while you look down on the rocks and trees that change color as autumn comes and the sun sets down. With the Sandia Peak Tram you get a birds-view of a spectacular skyline.

There are also hiking trails you might want to try, but the long trails are advised to experienced hikers only. On the top the view of New Mexico and the surrounding are is just breathtaking. You shouldn't miss it!

Address:
10 Tramway Loop NE, Albuquerque, NM 87122, USA

Price:
Adults: $20
Children: $12

Opening Hours:
Daily 9am-8pm (Tue: 5pm-8pm)

On the web:
http://www.sandiapeak.com/

 
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