If you’re planning a quiet ski trip to Vail make sure to also consider our Vail car hire services as part of your budget because you’ll surely benefit from having a car at your disposal. This small ski resort town is located in the Rocky Mountains in the northwestern part of the state of Colorado. As opposed to many other towns and cities in the state the Vail Ski Resort was established in 1962 and is in fact the second largest ski mountain in North America.
The town is reachable by air and road; it is directly served by the Vail/Eagle Airport which is located at about thirty-five miles distance from the city so a great idea would be to employ our Vail car rental services to have a car ready and waiting for you at the airport so that you can drive yourself down to Vail. You should be aware though that the parking in Vail is rather expensive and the town does offer a free bus system but you’ll still need a car if you’re planning to reach some other destinations around the area such as Denver for instance.
Being a ski resort, Vail is an ideal place to go to when you want to enjoy some winter activities, whether it’s skiing or snowboarding, related to that you might want be interested in visiting the Colorado Ski and Snowboard Museum which is located here.
While the place is meant to boom during the winter it is also a great destination for summer vacations, especially outdoorsy summer vacations because the area is great for hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, fishing and the like. Due to its popularity as a tourist center the town is steadily becoming a cultural center as well benefiting from a rather vibrant art and music crowd during the summer. Also of note is the fact that it features a variety of top notch restaurants as well.
These are only a few of the things that you can see and do while in Vail so make sure to consider employing our Vail car hire services in order to better experience this resort and its surroundings.