Once you set foot at the Salt Lake City your options of having fun are endless. Whether you are a nature freak, a party animal or a jack of all trades, you are sufficiently catered for in this municipality of Utah. A weekend getaway may just not be enough to experience all the wonderful things this city has to offer. From day activities to night adventures, be ready to be worn out by the end of your stay. But in a good way. It goes without saying that once you step foot in the region of the Salt Lake City, home of the Great Salt Lake (thus the name), you have to find your way to the Temple Square. This is supposedly the most popular attraction in the city houses.
The Temple Square offers a trip down history lane to the time where the first Mormon community settled in Utah and made it its home. The great LSD church welcomes all and anyone interested in learning their ways and if you are lucky, you just might get to watch their choir perform.
If you are more into natural phenomena, then you have multiple options to choose from. The Hogle Zoo which holds diverse animals from over the world is a great place to start from. You will be able to see rare animals such as the African rhinoceros and elephant which are protected there, as they are endangered species.
You can then move to the Tracy Aviary that has over 400 species of bird’s half of which are endangered, flourishing and enjoying in their natural habitat. Still at the base of the Wasatch Mountains is the Redd Butte botanical garden which boasts of hundreds of flora species. The vegetation found here changes all year round and the garden allows its guests to talk a walk or a run around while appreciating, learning and passively conserving the exhibited plant life.
Adrenaline junkies should not be worried because you are also catered for and in more ways than one. The Wasatch Mountains offer a variety of terrain that can be used for several fun activities. If you are travelling in a crew, ATV rentals Salt Lake City can be a solid way to have immeasurable fun. With several ATV rentals utah companies, you are bound to have the time of your life.
Some other adrenaline filled activities include sledding during the winter months, participating in a cross-country event or playing sports such as baseball, volleyball and basketball in the respective courts found within the Wasatch Mountains.
For the book worms, we haven’t forgotten about you. The Salt Lake City has plenty of educational facilities. The Trolley Tours can be a fun way of going through the Salt Lake in airborne carts while learning about the history of the city.
You can also visit the planetarium, the old artifact museum, the contemporary art museum and the liberty park, all places which are great to learn new things from. And lest we forget, make sure you pop in at Aristo’s for their famous Greek dishes.