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Sandia Peak Tramway

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Address: 10 Tramway Loop NE, Albuquerque, NM 87122
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The world's longest aerial tram ride takes visitors 2.7 miles to the...

The world's longest aerial tram ride takes visitors 2.7 miles to the 10,000-foot peak of the Sandia Mountains.

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We took the tram up to the top.Not for those who fear heights.It was a balmy February afternoon but up on top it was 34'.Pretty scenery and lots of wind!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Lexington, Kentucky
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Lexington, Kentucky
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We took the tram up to the top.Not for those who fear heights.It was a balmy February afternoon but up on top it was 34'.Pretty scenery and lots of wind!

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Thank BBNlady
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72 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a wonderful experience. The clan (ages 3-60+) loved it. Think the car operator (Gosh wish I took his name- african american gentleman) deserves a raise. He has a great sense of humour, very professional and obviously loves his job. It's cold up at the top and just keep in mind at this time there are no food or drink... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I saw the Sandia Peak Tramway listed at the top of most "must do" lists in Albuquerque and now I see why. It's an incredible experience. The tram ride is only about 15 minutes to the top but the views along the way are amazing. You'll get plenty of 360 degree photos from the tram car but the views at... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We truly enjoyed our visit, got great photos. AM is best for photos of city, PM for photos of ski lift side of mountain range.

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Thank freedom15
Paradise Island, New Providence Island
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Fantastic outing for those who like something out of the ordinary! You won't find a better view of the city or the mountains from anywhere else in Albuquerque and the sunsets are spectacular!! You can even get a bite to eat or enjoy a nice cocktail at either the bottom or top. Be sure to take your camera!!

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Thank barefoothappiness
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

provides an excellent view of the city and the surrounding countryside. Signage to find it was really good-not something we found with everything in ABQ.

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Keller, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We woke up to a little bit of snow and cloudy skies on the morning we wanted to take the tram to the top of Sandia Peak. But decided to do it anyway. We drove to the tramway and couldn't see the top of the mountain because of low clouds. Climbed on the tram and slowly headed to the top.... More 

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Thank Lindsey D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited here on advise from friends and loved it! We did arrive a little late as the sun was already starting to set, so make sure to get there in plenty of time to take the ride in daylight and soak up the view plus then watch the sun set, well worth it! The next day we drove around... More 

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Thank Danny L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We loved the amazing views from the tram and enjoyed a beautiful visit but we didn't plan our arrival with enough time to beat the long lines to get tickets for the tram. Our idea was to see the sunset from the very top after riding the tram to the highest point but even though we came one hour before... More 

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Pitman, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Worlds longest tram takes you on a great journey to top of Sandia Peak. Best views of Albuquerque. You can see for a hundred miles. Sometimes you may see hang gliders jumping from the top.

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