While kayaking is a popular summer activity in Albuquerque, the fall season also provides plenty of opportunities for experiencing the Duke City from the water! Kayak Albuquerque is a local tour group that operates during the fall and provides guests with unforgettable tours that are sure to become the highlight of your Albuquerque getaway. Here is everything you need to know about their exciting trips down the Rio Grande River and how to get the most out of your experience.
Kayak Albuquerque is just one of the many local tour groups that will introduce you to our extraordinary city. Request your free copy of our Vacation Guide and you’ll instantly receive a full list of our area’s top tours, attractions, entertainment, dining, and much more.
2 tours with Kayak Albuquerque that you won’t want to miss
1. Balloon Fiesta Kayak Tours
The International Balloon Fiesta is the world’s largest hot air balloon celebration! What better way to experience this highly-anticipated festival than by kayak? During the event, Kayak Albuquerque hosts a daily Balloon Fiesta Kayak Tour that transports visitors down the Rio Grande River for incredible views of the balloons ascending into the sky. This tour tends to fill up quickly, so be sure to reserve your space soon!
2. Fall Colors Nature Tours
Albuquerque bursts with dazzling shades of red, orange, and yellow during the fall season. If you’d like to experience the beauty of autumn along the Rio Grande River, Kayak Albuquerque’s afternoon tour is the way to go! You and your loved ones will travel through the river’s gentle waters, marvel at the stunning fall foliage, and even find local wildlife along the way!
Kayak Albuquerque only offers tours during the same dates as the Balloon Festival, so be sure to call today at 505-803-2201 to make your reservation before their tours are completely booked!
more opportunities for kayaking in Albuquerque
With so many fun places to go kayaking in Albuquerque, you’ll hardly know where to begin. Here are just some of the most popular paddling spots that you won’t want to miss.
1. Quiet Waters Paddling Adventures
Quiet Waters specializes in all kinds of fun and challenging trips, such as stand-up paddleboarding, fishing, and even Albuquerque white water rafting. Learn how to kayak the Rio Grande River in Albuquerque with the assistance of an experienced guide or choose to rent a kayak or canoe to embark on your own self-guided adventure.
2. New Mexico Kayak Instruction Inc.
Learn how to paddle from the professionals at New Mexico Kayak Instruction Inc. in Albuquerque, NM! Their talented guides will teach you all the tips and tricks for navigating the incredible river, and they’ll even provide you with the high-quality gear you need for a safe journey. In addition to tours, this is also a great spot for kayak rental in Albuquerque.
return home to the Bottger Mansion of Old Town
After your exciting day of exploring New Mexico, you’ll want to relax in some comfortable, peaceful accommodations. Come stay with us at the Bottger Mansion of Old Town, a historic bed and breakfast in the wonderful city of Albuquerque, NM. Unlike most hotels in Albuquerque, we provide lovely rooms, outstanding amenities, and friendly hospitality, along with a warm, delicious breakfast served first thing in the morning that will help you start your day off right. Explore the many attractions of Albuquerque or simply soak up the peace and quiet of our cozy inn. Our beautiful haven of New Mexico is waiting for you, so check our availability and book your stay today!