Paso Robles Tourism

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A wine county in California may draw various pictures to your imagination, and Paso Robles is most likely to be exactly like all those together. Vast highlands of verdant vineyards situated on the Salinas River, north of San Luis Obispo, this city indeed is highly picturesque. Apart from vineyards, Paso robles is also popular for its almond orchards and olive oil production. With a pleasant climate, almost throughout the year, and its proximity to the big cities of Los Angeles, San Francisco and Phoenix make this city a popular weekend getaway.

The spectacular terrains and adjoin areas render the best bicycling rides, not surprisingly, Paso Robles is a favourite of many biking enthusiasts. So, you have wine, you have spectacular terrains, hots springs, great activities apart from tasting wine and a Victorian vibe, all in one place! Festivals that mostly concern wine, art and annual festivities of thanksgiving and Christmas are a great time to head to this quaint town.

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General Info:

  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone; UTC -8/-7
  • Currency: USD
  • Electricity and Internet: The voltage is 220V/ 50Hz. Internet in the form of wi-fi is available at most of the hotels, restaurants and places of interest.
  • Languages: English is the official language of Paso Robles.
  • Securit: Dial 911 for police, ambulance or fire brigade.
  • Tipping: Do not tip while wine tasting, it is not customary. However other tips are appreciated.
  • Don’t drink and drive.

Off-beaten Path:

  • Don’t miss venturing the adjoining areas on your cycle. The Santa Rita Creek Road is the summer months is beauty!
  • San Miguel to see its historic Mission San Miguel Arcangel.

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Facts and Stats for Paso Robles*

  • Pollution Statistics in Paso Robles

    Know the pollution level of Paso Robles before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 16.67 (Very Low)
  • Paso Robles: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Paso Robles for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Paso Robles.

    • Burglary and Theft 11.11 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 5.56 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 13.89 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 3.13 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 11.11 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 34.38 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 97.22 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 83.33 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 27.78 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 3.13 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 19.44 (Very Low)
  • Living in Paso Robles - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 84.4 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 95.85 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 32.76 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 41.8 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 50 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.06 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Paso Robles

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Paso Robles

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 71 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 30 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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