Visalia Tourism

Visalia (/vaɪˈseɪljə/ vy-SAYL-yə) is a city situated in the agricultural San Joaquin Valley of California, approximately 230 miles (370 km) southeast of San Francisco, 190 miles (310 km) north of Los Angeles, 36 miles (58 km) west of Sequoia National Park and 43 miles (69 km) miles south of Fresno. The population was 130,104 at the 2015 census. Visalia is the 5th largest city in the San Joaquin Valley after Fresno, Bakersfield, Stockton and Modesto, the 44th most populous in California, and 198th in the United States. As the county seat of Tulare County, Visalia serves as the economic and governmental center to one of the most productive single agricultural counties in the country. Yosemite, Sequoia, and Kings Canyon National Parks are located in the nearby Sierra Nevada mountains, the highest mountain range in the contiguous United States.


Visalia is located close to three national parks – Yosemite, King’s Canyon and Sequoia. A holiday in Visalia is for those who love the outdoors. You can head to the Kaweah Lake or the Kaweah Oaks Preserve to enjoy the beautiful nature around Visalia. The national parks are also a great option for hiking and exploring the magnificent trees planted in this park. The Bank of Italy building and the Town Center Post Office are examples of the beautiful architecture found in the downtown area. For a bit of entertainment, you can hit the bowling lanes at AMF Visalia Lanes. Pay a visit to the Regal Cinemas Visalia Stadium for a movie screening. Travel to Visalia for the exquisite Californian experience.


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