Destination guide

Head to the adventurous city of Tijeras

Experience the unique character of Tijeras with a stay in a vacation home rental. This city has something for everyone. National Hispanic Cultural Center and ABQ BioPark Zoo are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Tijeras

Are you hoping to find things to do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Tijeras has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • ABQ BioPark Zoo (19.9 mi / 32.1 km)
  • Makarios Ranch (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Hinkle Family Fun Center (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Los Altos Golf Course (13.9 mi / 22.3 km)
  • The Downs Racetrack and Casino (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Expo New Mexico (15.5 mi / 25 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Tijeras

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Tijeras is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wildlife West Nature Park (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • New Mexico Veterans’ Memorial (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Sandia Crest (17.4 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Roosevelt Park (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
  • Albuquerque Biological Park (20.6 mi / 33.2 km)
  • Tiguex Park (20.8 mi / 33.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Tijeras

Fly into Albuquerque, NM (ABQ-Albuquerque Intl. Sunport), the closest airport, located 17 mi (27.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Santa Fe, NM (SAF-Santa Fe Municipal), which is 46.4 mi (74.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Tijeras?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 168 vacation rentals near Tijeras. From 96 Houses to 17 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Tijeras for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Tijeras?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Tijeras:

  • Near North Valley: 33 vacation rentals
  • Nob Hill: 101 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 78 vacation rentals
  • Old Town: 58 vacation rentals
  • Northeast Heights: 203 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Tijeras?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Tijeras. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Embudito Trail: 430 vacation rentals
  • ABQ Uptown: 372 vacation rentals
  • Balloon Fiesta Park: 456 vacation rentals
  • Old Town Plaza: 445 vacation rentals
  • Sandia Peak Ski Area: 454 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Tijeras listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Tijeras?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 96 Houses in Tijeras. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Tijeras include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 17 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 4 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Tijeras?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 41 vacation rentals with pool available in Tijeras. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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