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ABQ Trolley Co.

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Address: 800 Rio Grande Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-2007
Phone Number: +1 505-240-8000
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9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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The best first thing to do in Albuquerque. Experience the city from a...

The best first thing to do in Albuquerque. Experience the city from a completely-custom, uniquely-Albuquerque, open-air trolley. 90-minute Best of ABQ city tour includes Historic Old Town, Museum Row, Route 66, Downtown, EDo, Nob Hill, University of New Mexico, sports stadiums, ABQ BioPark and more. (Best of ABQ city tours take place on a climate controlled van November-March.)

Board the TRAMsporter for round-trip transportation to the Sandia Peak Aerial Tramway. Let us do the driving while you dine, hike, ride the Tram and enjoy the beautiful sunset views at your leisure.

Explore even more with NM Xcursions. Full-day and half-day guided tours to Santa Fe, cultural sites, Route 66 are available. NM Xcursions vary seasonally.

Tickets, tour dates/times and more available online.

Boarding point: Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town.

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ABQ Trolley

My husband and I did not have much time in Albuquerque so we took this tour! It was really interesting and a lot of fun! I would highly recommend this to anyone visiting the area... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I did not have much time in Albuquerque so we took this tour! It was really interesting and a lot of fun! I would highly recommend this to anyone visiting the area. Do it at the beginning of your stay so you have some ideas of what you might want to do on your own time. Well... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have been to Albuquerque several times before but decided a trolley tour would be fun. Wow--wish I had done this before. Extremely friendly guide and very knowledgeable. Best part of it was that it incorporated a little bit of Breaking Bad sites to make me want to come back on a Saturday for the whole Breaking Bad tour. The... More 

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Indiana, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great way to learn about Old Town. Ride was an hour and a half. When we were done we went back to see the areas we liked, along with the museums. Great narrator.

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Shorewood, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a Great time it was well worth the cost. Be sure to schedule your tour at least a day in advance as this popular tourist sells out daily.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I had a great time, in fact I ended up taking this tour twice because the first day only a part of my family was here and when everyone else arrived we decided to all do it again, it was well worth it, the driver & guide made it fun and interesting. They go above and beyond on this tour.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I'm so glad I took this trolley tour around Albuquerque. Mike and Jesse were great tour guides, so much fun, and very knowledgeable of their city. I would definitely recommend them if you're visiting Albuquerque.

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Allyson Z, Manager at ABQ Trolley Co., responded to this review

We're so glad to know you had a fun time on the tour! Thank you so much for recommending our tour to others. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your visit to Albuquerque. Thank you, Allyson Zahm Operations Manager More 

New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I highly recommend this company. My husband and I traveled all the way from New Orleans for my birthday just for the Breaking Bad tour, as we are huge fans of the show. Mike went out of his way to accommodate us in the BaD Tour after another company cancelled our tour without any notice. We had a fantastic time... More 

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Allyson Z, Manager at ABQ Trolley Co., responded to this review

It was our honor to be a part of your birthday celebration! We take pride in our city, and we are willing to go above and beyond to make sure everyone here has a great experience. That is why Mike was willing to take you on a private BaD Tour. We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed it. We are also... More 

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Best thing we did was to stop over for an extra few hours to fit in this trolley tour...quite superb...

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Allyson Z, Manager at ABQ Trolley Co., responded to this review

We are so happy that the tour fit into your schedule, but most of all, we are thrilled to know that you considered it to be the "best thing" you did. We are honored to have been a part of your trip to New Mexico. We appreciate your review. With thanks, Allyson Zahm Operations Manager More 

Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super trip around Albuquerque. 90 of helpful information. The best way to see around the city. Trolley was full so best to book in advance.

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Thank Deborah S
Allyson Z, Manager at ABQ Trolley Co., responded to this review

Thank you so much for leaving this review. We are so happy to know that you had a good time and found the tour to be helpful. Thank you for recommending advance bookings. Many of our tours sell out on the day of the tour, so buying online or over the phone in advance is always a good idea. Gratefully,... More 

Rocklin, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The trolley is the BEST way to get to know ABQ quickly and intimately. Based out of the Hotel ABQ. Morning and Afternoon tours. They don't roll unless they have a minium number of Passengers booked. Hope you get Mike as your Guide. He's the Best !

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Allyson Z, Manager at ABQ Trolley Co., responded to this review

It sounds like you had a great time with Mike on the Best of ABQ City Tour. Thanks so much for sharing your experience and recommending that others do this first! Thank you, also, for mentioning that we have a minimum number of riders required. We don't often have that problem, but we always encourage riders to buy their tickets... More 

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