You can enjoy the best of both worlds if you visit the city of Santa Fe and the town of Taos in your RV rental from RVshare! Santa Fe and Taos are best visited together. It is just 70 miles apart and you can drive along its high or low roads, both of which afford you beautiful sceneries and landscape, while cruising in an RV rental to Santa Fe, NM or to the town of Taos.
The capital of New Mexico, Santa Fe is the oldest capital in the state and the nation. It is located 7,199 feet above sea level, and enjoys a semi-arid climate all year round. It is a beautiful city known for its rich culture and history, reflected in its “Pueblo Style” architecture. Santa Fe’s multi-facet character and charm has not gone unnoticed, it draws in thousands of tourists annually. It is also fast becoming an option for retirees that in 2012, CBS Money Watch and U.S. News listed the city as one the 10 best places to retire in the country. There are many reasons for an RV rental Santa Fe New Mexico.
A small town in Taos County, Taos is located about 6,967 feet above sea level and enjoys a semi-arid climate. Do not be deceived by its size, it is a town which prides itself in its rich culture and history. In fact, the town has more than twenty sites listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Point the direction of your RV rental to Taos, New Mexico and enjoy its numerous attractions.
Your vacation will be filled with so many places to see and things to do if you do visit Santa Fe and Taos. To help you plan your trip, we have compiled a list of attractions, which we think you will enjoy in an RV rental Santa Fe NM!
Are you fascinated with bugs and insects? If you are, you must visit the Harrell House of Natural Oddities and Bug Museum located right inside the DeVargas Center Mall in Santa Fe. If you have an intense fear of creepy crawlers and insects, this is also the best place to overcome your fear. The places is packed with numerous kinds of live insects and bugs including scorpions, tarantulas, centipedes, spiders and so much more. It also displays an assortment of about 2,400 mounted bugs and insects from all over the world. You can even hold some of the bugs and insects that will make you squeal with delight or fear!
New Mexico is blessed with clear night skies that provide a perfect opportunity for you to explore the many spectacular jewels you only see at night. If you love to star gaze and want to learn more about astronomy, you must join the Astronomy Adventures with Peter Lipscomb, an award-winning astro-photographer. The tour will bring you to the best sites for stargazing just a few minutes away from Santa Fe. Enjoy observing the planets, the moon, star clusters and galaxies, using a large Newtonian reflector telescope, which Peter brings along. Tours are offered all year round but advance booking must be done.
Opened in 1994, the Taos Art Museum at Fechin House pays tribute to the art of early twentieth century Taos. The town of Taos is known as an artist hub since 1898, and this museum showcases the collection of paintings by art masters of the Taos Society of Artists, an organization composed of artists who made the town their home. The museum is housed in the historic home of the late Nicolai Fechin, a renowned Russian artist who settled in Taos. The museum and the house which is an art piece in itself, are a must see in Taos.
Situated on top of a hill, the Santa Fe Skies RV Park is an ideal place for you to stay in your camper rental in Santa Fe, NM. It provides the opportunity for you to enjoy spectacular sunsets and the beautiful views that abound the area. The family built, owned and operated park is set on a sprawling 17 acres area, which means it can accommodate all sizes of RVs including big rigs. The RV Park has 98 spacious RV sites, all of which can accommodate a trailer rental in Santa Fe. All sites are equipped with 20/30/50 amp service, water and internet access for your trailer rental Santa Fe. Amenities include clean restrooms and showers, laundry area and a clubhouse for your camper rental Santa Fe NM. Santa Fe Skies RV Park is just a few minutes away from the heart of the city and is open all year round.
The Rancheros De Santa Fe Campground is nestled in a 22-acre quiet and wooded area where you can enjoy long walks, watching sunsets, and stargazing. It has 125 shaded RV sites, most of which are full hookups, best suited for an RV rental in Santa Fe, New Mexico. With so many amenities and services being offered, you will feel like you are just right in your own backyard! The campground features free internet access, cable TV, a large outdoor pool, a hiking trail, playground, an enclosed dog run, a Laundromat and a gift store for your travel trailer rental Santa Fe NM. This big rig friendly campground is a terrific choice for motorhome rentals in Santa Fe.
If you are travelling in an RV rental to Taos, NM and are looking for the best RV Park in the area, then Taos Valley RV Park & Campground is your best option. It is nestled in the Tapes Valley, which affords you a view of the spectacular landscape and beautiful sceneries of Taos.The campground is just a few minutes away from the historic Taos Plaza and other attractions. It has 64 RV sites, some of which can accommodate big rigs in a motorhome rental Santa Fe NM. Amenities and services include restrooms and showers, laundry facilities, game room, playground, and internet access. You'll love Taos Valley RV Park & Campground when you rent an RV in NM.
The Fiestas de Taos, which dates back to the early 1600’s, pays tribute to the two patron saints of the town, Santiago and Santa Ana. It is one of the most awaited annual celebrations in Taos, which also showcase the cultural uniqueness of Taos and its people. Held during the month of July, the three-day festivities feature children’s and a historical parade, music and dances, gastronomical delights, and fellowships.
If you have not watched a rodeo in your entire life, you must visit Santa Fe and enjoy the annual Rodeo de Santa Fe. The four-day event, which began in 1949, is now one of the top 60 PRCA Rodeos in the nation. Top rodeo athletes and rodeo aficionados from all over the country flock to Santa Fe to participate or enjoy this event. Aside from the rodeos, the event also features parades, a rodeo queen pageant, fun games and contests for both kids and adults.
You will never run out of places to see and activities to enjoy in the city of Santa Fe and the town of Taos. Book that RV now and have a fantastic vacation.
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