We know Albuquerque is one of the greatest cities in America to visit and to live. But don't take our word for it; the list below shows how Albuquerque is among the top cities in the U.S. in a variety of categories as rated by prominent publications and organizations.
If you still need convincing that Albuquerque is one of the greatest cities in America, come for a visit and see it for yourself!
The American Bus Association named Albuquerque's Gathering of Nations and the Albuquerque American Indian Art Festival among North America's 100 Best Events for 2015.
USA Today ranked Albuquerque one of the 50 Best US Cities for Biking.
Albuquerque was ranked one of the 5 Best Up and Coming Cities for Foodies by Women's Health.
MacaroniKid.com named Albuquerque one of the Top 10 Cities in the US for Kids Events and Activities.The Indian Pueblo Cultural Center was ranked one of the Readers' Choice 10 Best Native American Experiences by USA Today 10Best.com.
USA Today 10Best ranked Albuquerque's Gathering of Nations as one of the 10 Best Native American Pow Wows.
USA Today ranked The Brittania & W.E. Mauger Estate Bed and Breakfast Inn in Albuquerque one of America's Best Bed & Breakfasts.
Albuquerque was ranked one of the Top 10 Places to Visit in October by Touropia.com.
The Resonance Report ranked Albuquerque once of the Top 50 US Destinations for 2014.Albuquerque was ranked one of the 10 Most Exciting Place in New Mexico by Movoto.com.
Albuquerque was named one of the 10 Cities You Need To Visit in Your 20s by The Huffington Post.
Albuquerque was named one of 7 Great American Vacation Spots That Won't Bust Your Budget by Time.com.Singletracks.com ranked Albuquerque one of 10 Beer Town with a Mountain Biking Problem.
Budget Travel ranked Albuquerque one of the 25 Most Beautiful Cities in America.
Albuquerque's Sandia Peak Tramway was ranked one of the World's Coolest Tram Rides by Travel & Leisure.
Travelocity ranked Albuquerque one of the Top to Destinations with Affordable Hotels for the 4th of July Weekend.
Zagat.com ranked Albuquerque one of the 9 Red Hot Food Destinations to Hit This Summer.
The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science's exhibit The Hall of Stars won the National Media & Technology MUSE Award.
The Paseo del Bosque Trail in Albuquerque was ranked in the Top 9 Hiking Trails in the US by Oyster.com.
The Trust for Public Land ranked Albuquerque among the Top Park Systems in the US.Albuquerque was ranked one of the most Unexpected Brewery Cities in the US by Outsideonline.com.
Albuquerque was ranked as one of Outside Magazine's 10 Best Big Cities for Active Families.
The Active Times named Albuquerque's Paseo del Bosque Trail as one of their 15 Fantastic U.S. Bike Trails.MarthaStewart.com ranked Los Poblanos Historic Inn & Farm among their Best Hotels: Gardens and Grounds.
FlipKey.com ranked Albuquerque as a Top U.S. Travel Destination for 2014.
Albuquerque was ranked as one of the Top 10 Beer Cities by Livability.com.
AARP ranked Albuquerque one of the Best US Cities to Visit in 2014.Albuquerque was ranked one of the Top 10 Mountain Bike Cities in North America by Singletracks.com.
Albuquerque has been named as one the 10 US Cities with the Best Travel Deals in 2014 by USA Today.
Wandering Educators named the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History as one of the Best Science Museums Around the World.
USA Today's 10Best.com ranked the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science #3 on their Best Museums for Families.
Albuquerque and The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta was named one of the Six Big Cities for Events by Jaunted.com.
Amac.us named Albuquerque one of their 5 Fantastic Winter Destinations.
Albuquerque among British Airways "Where to be seen in 2014" list.
The Indian Pueblo Cultural Center has been named Tribal Destination of the Year at the American Indian Alaskan Native Tourism Association Conference.
Albuquerque named one of the Best Places to Watch a Sunset by 10Best.com's Reader's Choice.
The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta named one of the 10 Best Festivals in the US by FamousWonders.com.
Touropia.com named Albuquerque one of the 10 Best Hot Air Balloon Rides Around the World.
The Chicago Tribune ranked the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta among their Big Events of the New Year.
Fodor's named the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta one of the 15 Festivals to Attend Before You Die.
Albuquerque ranked the #2 Top Film Locations in the World by Wayn.com.
Albuquerque is one of Zagat's 20 Awesome Winter Foodie Destinations
Albuquerque has been named one of 20 Awesome US Cities You Need to Visit in Your 20's by The Huffington Post.
Vocativ named Albuquerque one of the 35 Best US Cities for People 35 and Under.
Albuquerque ranked 7th in 2013 Digital Cities Survey.
The Albuquerque International Sunport (airport) was ranked #2 on USA Today's 10Best list of the Best U.S. Airports for Art
Men's Health ranked Albuquerque in their Top 40 Most Active Cities.TravelNerd.com named Albuquerque among the Top 10 Urban Destinations For Nature-Lovers.
Albuquerque has been named as one of the 2012 Greenest Cities in America by Corporate Knights Magazine.
InToWine.com has named Gruet Winery's non-vintage Gruet Winery Brut No. 16 on it’s list of Top 50 Sparkling Wines to Try Before You Quit Drinking.
Just west of Albuquerque, the Acoma Pueblo was named one of “12 most extreme places in America worth visiting” by BudgetTravel.com
Los Poblanos Historic Inn and Organic Farm was named by SelecRegistry.com as one of the Top Meditation Spots in the US.
Greatlist.com named the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta as one of the 38 Best Healthy and Happy Festivals.
Albuquerque's Hotel Andaluz was named one of the Top 25 Hotels in the Southwest by Conde Nast's Reader's Choice Awards.
Albuquerque named as one of the U.S. Cities with the Cleanest Air by the AirGenius Awards.
Hotwire.com® ranked Albuquerque as one of the Top Five Destinations for an Awesome Autumn.
Albuquerque was ranked as one of the Best Places to Retire for Under 40K by US News.
CNNMoney.com ranked Albuquerque as one of the 25 Best Places to Retire.
Albuquerque was ranked at one of the Top 20 Most Livable U.S. Cities for Wheelchair Users by the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation.
Reuters ranked Albuquerque as one of the Top U.S. Destinations in October.
Albuquerque was ranked by CheapFlights.com as one of the Top 10 In-Demand October Getaways.
LuxeInACity ranked Albuquerque as one of the Top 10 Best Travel Destinations for October.
Yahoo ranked Albuquerque one of the Top West Coast Destinations for Senior Travel.
National Geographic ranked the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta one of the Best Fall Trips for 2012.
Albuquerque ranked 3rd in Men's Fitness Magazine's 25 Fittest Cities.
The Trust for Public Land ranked the Albuquerque park system among the 10 Best in the nation.
Trip Advisor named Albuquerque one of 15 Destinations on the Rise.
Albuquerque was ranked 5th in Wanderlust's Top 5 Places to Pop the Question.
Film Industry Network ranked Albuquerque as one of the 10 Best Cities for Aspiring Filmmakers.
Albuquerque ranked 9th in Top 10: United States of Production by P3 Update.
Sandia Resort & Casino ranked in Conde Nast Traveler Readers Choice Awards for Mainland US Resorts
Jetset Magazine ranked Albuquerque's Paa-Ko Ridge Golf Course in their Ultimate Golf Destinations profile.
Albuquerque is ranked #3 by MovieMaker.com's Top 10 Cities to be a Moviemaker.
Yahoo! ranked Albuquerque one of the Top West Coast Destinations for Senior Travel.
Albuquerque's Paseo Del Bosque Trail was ranked by Sunset Magazine as a Top 10 City Bike Ride.
Sandia Golf Club ranked in GolfWeek Magazine as one of the Best Courses You Can Play in 2012.
American Style Magazine ranked Albuquerque #7 in their Top 25 Big Cities for Art.
Forbes named Albuquerque one of the 25 Best Places to Retire in 2012.
The Business Journal ranked Albuquerque one of the Top Cities for Small Businesses.
Albuquerque was ranked one of the Top 20 Leisure Destinations for Couples by travel writers Johnny Jet and Natalie Bahadur.
Greatlist.com ranked Albuquerque as one of the Top Cities for 20-Somethings.
Albuquerque was ranked 15th in Bloomberg Businessweek's America's 50 Best Cities
4th Best Place to Live with a Family on TLC.com's Top 10 Cities for Families
Albuquerque ranks #9 on the Business Courier of Cincinnati's 'Green-Cities' List
Albuquerque ranks #3 on the Livability.com list of Golf's Best Kept Secrets: 10 Great Golf Cities
Meetings & Conventions readers awarded Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa with the prestigious Gold Tee Award.
Hyatt Regency Tamaya named among Travel + Leisure's 500 World's Best Hotels for 2009