Paso Robles Tourism

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.

Essential travel information and Paso Robles tips for your visit

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.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Paso Robles

  • Paso Robles Wine Adventure
    Paso Robles Wine Adventure2 Reviews

    Duration: 4 Hrs 30 Mins

    Enjoy either a full-day or half-day adventure on this Paso robles wine tour! You'll spend the day with a small group and visi...

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  • Save 4% Ultimate Wine Experience in San Luis Obispo
    Ultimate Wine Experience in San Luis ObispoNew on TripHobo

    Duration: Flexible

    Choose from a full-day (5-hour) or half-day (3-hour) group wine tours with private transportation. Get access to wine knowled...

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  • Save 4% Deliciously Fun Educational Wine Tours in Paso Robles
    Deliciously Fun Educational Wine Tours in Paso RoblesNew on TripHobo

    Duration: Flexible

    Enjoy shared group wine tours providing access and adventure for the wine-knows and for those seeking to be wine-knows. Go in...

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  • Paso Robles Scavenger Hunt Adventure
    Paso Robles Scavenger Hunt AdventureNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 3 Hrs

    Turn Paso Robles into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure! This challenge combines the excitement of th...

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

    • Air Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Paso Robles for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Paso Robles.

    • Burglary and Theft 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 62.5 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 62.5 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
    • Safety Index 79.41 (High)
    • Climate Index 80.9 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 58.62 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 52.78 (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.

  • 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 10.75 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 76.87 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 45.8 USD

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

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