Sandia Peak Tramway
Take the 15 minute ride the tram up to the top of Sandia Peak for spectacular views of Albuquerque and 11,000 square miles of the surrounding area. There is a new restaurant at the top: Ten 3 (referencing the 10,300 ft. elevation). We have not eaten there yet but we hear it is quite good. HINT:…
First time in Albuquerque? Don't miss this! It takes you to the top of the mountain. Go at sunset for absolutely breathtaking views!
Ride to new heights on North America's longest aerial tram ride. Sandia Peak Tram takes visitors 2.7 miles or 10,378 ft up the Sandia Mountains. Breath in the fresh mountain air and enjoy breathtaking views of over 11,000 square miles of New Mexico.
The best possible way to see the city of Albuquerque. You don’t have to take a lift to see the city views they have hiking trails as well. Best city view!
Touted as the longest Tram in the world, Sandia Tram takes you on a breathtaking ride up the Western face of the Sandia Mountains. You can hike at the top and look at some of the Mountains history and info in the visitors center.
Plan to eat either at the bottom (Santiagos) or the top (Ten 3). If weather permits, the outside deck at Santiagos at sunset is really nice. Bring a jacket because it's cold at the top. Numerous hiking trails at the top to walk on so wear appropriate shoes if you plan to hike. When entering tram get…
Sandia Peak Tramway is an aerial tramway reaching the crest of the Sandia Mountains. It has the worlds third longest single span and is the longest aerial tram in the Americas. Experience breathtaking views while you dine at Ten 3 or hike and see the beauty of the Sandia Mountains.
Amazing! Several trails to choose from as well as the tram to the top.
This will take you to the top of the big mountains to the east...The Sandia Mountains. Bring an extra layer! Weather drops at the peak which is around 11,000ft in elevation.
“On the north end of Albuquerque, this great looking casino has fine dining, a bar with live band and of course...gambling. Oh...and golf!”
“This is a bit of local eccentricity that is low key and fun. Great for kids of all ages.”
“If you want to hike close to town, La Luz is a great option. You can hike the whole 7 miles from 6,000 to 10,000 feet in elevation.”
“Nice winter ski area. You can take the tram to the top, ski all day, and then ride the tram down. Another option is to take the 45 minute scenic drive to the back of the mountain and ski.”