Have you ever visited a new city and felt absolutely overwhelmed by the beauty and number of things to do? If you love these types of vacations then plan your trip to Walla Walla.The excitement and activities won’t disappoint – we promise.
Walla Walla is a beautiful place with it’s rolling wheat fields, beautiful vineyards and stunning views of the Blue Mountains. Due to its small size, people planning trips to the Pacific Northwest, and Washington specifically, might overlook it opting instead for the classic Seattle trip. Walla Walla is a blossoming tourist destination that is worth a weekend visit. Here are the best things to do while visiting.
Don’t waste your trip to this area inside. The Walla Walla area offers outdoor adventures like paddle boarding, camping, hiking, fishing, and more. Even if the mountains aren’t calling your name there are several in town walking paths that are perfect to enjoy with small children or just to stretch your legs. However, we definitely recommend getting out to the mountains and forests to take in the beautiful scenery the area offers.
While not as widely known as the Napa Valley in California, Walla Walla is home to over 100 wineries. Predominantly known for the red varietals and blends there are plenty of wineries that offer white and rose wines as well. Don’t let the chance to taste some of the most highly rated wines in the country slip by you.
Indulge yourself in the valley’s culinary scene and know more about the city’s agricultural roots. The wide variety of restaurants offers great dining experiences anywhere from upscale to laid-back casual. Discover the amazing history of a region that counts indigenous tribes or you also have the option to pass the time outdoors as there are so many breathtaking sceneries offered by the city.
Everything in the Walla Walla areas is relatively close no matter where you opt to stay. Depending on your preferences there are campgrounds for tent or RV camping options. There are also wonderful bed and breakfasts, hotels, and even vacation rentals to choose from in town.
Everything sounds great, right? Not only great, but exciting!
Once you’ve experienced this great area once you’ll be ready to plan your next trip.