Nestled between the Sierra Nevada Mountains and Lake Tahoe, Reno is famous for its casinos and close proximity to remarkable ski resorts. Often overshadowed by its big brother Las Vegas, Reno offers a wide variety of things to do. This little Nevadan gem offers scenic trails, lovely beaches by the shores of alpine lake and a lively art scene. The city also has a famed culinary repute.
A heaven for outdoor buffs, Reno offers a wide variety of recreational pursuits such as mountain climbing, fishing, hunting, camping and biking. Some of the world's best ski facilities are located at less than a distance of 50 miles from the city.
Art admirers can take in the artistic brilliance on display at the first-rate museums and galleries. The city is also home to several parks and arboretums.