Plano Tourism

Plano (/ˈpleɪnoʊ/ PLAY-noh) is a principal city in the U.S. state of Texas, located mostly within Collin County, but with a small portion that extends into Denton County, twenty miles northeast of downtown Dallas. The city's population was 269,776 at the 2010 census, making it the ninth most populous city in the state of Texas (Corpus Christi was ranked at #8 and Laredo #10), and the 70th most populous in the United States. The city is an affluent hub for many corporate headquarters, such as Alliance Data, Cinemark Theatres, Dell Services, Denbury Resources, Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Ericsson, Frito-Lay, HP Enterprise Services, Huawei, J. C. Penney, Pizza Hut, Rent-A-Center, Traxxas, Siemens PLM Software, and Toyota Motors USA.

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Plano tourism does not consist of many elaborate attractions, but there are some quaint ones that give you the hang of the city. Firstly, there couldn’t be a better thing to do in Plano other than walking around to explore the city. It is easily doable owing to its compact size. For those who wouldn’t mind an adrenaline rush the Arbor Hills Nature Preserve is a fabulous place to visit. Then there is the historic downtown, which is not only a very cute, pretty place to be but also bequeaths you with major enlightenment about the city’s past. The Oak Point Park & Nature Preserve is nice walking trail. Other must-see attractions in Plano include the Prestonwood Baptist Church, Interurban Railway Museum, and the Heritage Farmstead Museum.

 

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

    • Air Pollution 15 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 15 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 20 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 30 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 20 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 20 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 20 (Low)
  • How safe is Plano for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Plano.

    • Burglary and Theft 30.68 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 15.91 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 20.24 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 13.64 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 34.09 (Low)
    • Attacks 18.18 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 32.95 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 89.77 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 77.27 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 23.86 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 23.86 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 28.41 (Low)
    • Safety Index 76.9 (High)
    • Climate Index 86.26 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 22.07 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 33 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 67.78 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 1.81 (Very Low)
    • 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 Plano

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 69.38 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 38.75 USD

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