The Best Guided Tours To See Albuquerque

While you can see Albuquerque on your own, you may want to join a tour to learn more about the local history and culture – we’ve put together a list of some of our favorite guided tours for you to try!

Guided Tours To See Albuquerque

Raft The Rio Grande

Quiet Waters Paddling Adventures

See New Mexico’s wildlife and get an up-close view of the Rio Grande river by taking a guided tour in a raft.  As you row, the tour guide will share information about what you’re seeing, from the red rocks that sit on the side to the herons flying overhead.  During special events like the Balloon Fiesta, you can even learn the history and local importance of the city’s cultural traditions.

Learn About Albuquerque’s Ghosts

Albucreepy Downtown Ghost Walk

Albuquerque just might be haunted, so try this walking tour and see if you encounter any spirits.  Led by actual paranormal investigators, they will share the tales of the vengeful spirits as you pass by various haunted buildings.  The guides also share paranormal investigation techniques, which is an interesting field to learn about.

See the Artistic City Of Taos

Heritage Inspirations

Heritage Inspirations offers a tour guiding you through the city of Taos, providing insight into the famous art colony from which the city originated, and allowing you to see the modern art the creative community produces now.  The tour is both educational and visually stunning.  Then, when you’re amazed by the talent and passion for their craft, the tour group visits a local chocolate bar, where you can learn the process of creating small batch chocolates and try “chocolate elixir” – and yes, it will be one of the best things you’ve ever tasted.

Pretend You’re Walter White

Breaking Bad RV Tours

If you’re a fan of Breaking Bad, this tour will be perfect for you.  Take a bus tour to numerous sites from the show, with tours led by people who were actually in the series!  From Jesse’s house to the Superlab, it’s a great way to relive some of your favorite T.V. moments, and you get to actually eat lunch at Los Pollos Hermanos!

Walk Back In Time

Tours Of Old Town

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Take a two hour walking tour through Albuquerque and learn about the progression from Native Americans to Spanish Colonization, from pioneers to present-day.  The tour guides excel at bringing the city’s history to life, as well as point out interesting architecture and art.  It’s a fun way to spend an afternoon.

See The Best Of Albuquerque

ABQ Trolley Company

If you only have time for one tour, or if it’s your first time in Albuquerque, try the Best of ABQ trolley tour.  Learn about New Mexico’s favorite food, the green chile pepper, then see various film locations in the nearby area.  You’ll also get to see interesting architecture at the University of New Mexico or the castle!  This tour covers a lot of areas in a short amount of time, so for a solid overall opinion of the city, this is one thing to add to your itinerary.

Guided tours are a great way to learn about your new favorite city!