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==Get in==
 
==Get in==
  
Visalia can be reached from Fresno to the north via California State Route 99 and from Bakersfield to the south via SR-99.
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Visalia can be reached from Fresno to the north via California State Route 99 and from Bakersfield to the south via SR-99. Visalia Municipal Airport offers daily flights to/from Ontario International Airport in Ontario, CA aboard Great Lakes Airline.
  
 
==Get around==
 
==Get around==
Highway 198 cuts straight through the middle of the city going east to west. It provides an easy route to downtown as well as to Sequoia National Park and Kaweah Lake.
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Highway 198 cuts straight through the middle of the city going east to west. It provides an easy route to downtown as well as to [[Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks|Sequoia National Park]] and Kaweah Lake.
  
Mooney Blvd is the main strip for shopping in town. It runs north to south curving into main street on its north end which will take you to the downtown area.
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Mooney Blvd. is the main strip for shopping in town. It runs north to south curving into main street on its north end which will take you to the downtown area.
  
Akers, Caldwell, Lover's Lane and Goshen Ave. are the main connected streets that take you around the outside borders of town.  (The city is growing beyond them quickly.)
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Akers, Caldwell, Lover's Lane and Goshen Ave. are the main connected streets that take you around the outside borders of town, though the city is quickly growing beyond them.
  
Tulare, Walnut, and Whitendale are also common east to west streets that are used to get around the south side of the city.
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Tulare, Walnut, and Whitendale are also useful east to west streets that are used to get around the south side of the city.
  
 
==See==
 
==See==
  
*<see name="Kaweah lake" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></see>
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*<see name="Kaweah Lake" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></see>
 
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*<see name="Sequoia National Park" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></see>
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*<see name="Kaweah Oaks Preserve" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="http://www.kaweahoaks.com/" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></see>
  
 
*<see name="Mooney's Grove Park" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></see>
 
*<see name="Mooney's Grove Park" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></see>
  
*<see name="Kaweah Oaks Preserve" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="http://www.kaweahoaks.com/" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></see>
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* [[Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks|Sequoia National Park]]
  
 
==Do==
 
==Do==
  
*<do name="Visalia Mall" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="(559)733-3899" url="http://www.visaliamall.com/html/index2.asp" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">This is THE mall of Visalia. There are various clothing stores and an abnormal amount of Jewelry stores. The 2 Large Department Stores here are Macy's and JCPenney.</do>
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*<do name="Adventure Park" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="http://www.adventurepark.com/" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></do>
  
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*<do name="AMF Visalia Lanes" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="http://www.amf.com/visalialanes/centerHomepage.htm" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Bowling.</do>
  
*<do name="Sequioa mall" alt="" address="3303 South Mooney Blvd" directions="" phone="(559)732-5681" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></do> Sears is main anchor, other stores include Borders Books, Bed Bath and Beyond and Marshall's
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*<do name="Regal Cinemas Visalia Stadium 10" alt="" address="120 South Bridge Street" phone="559 741-7293" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">1 of the 2 Movie theaters in Visalia. 4 out of 5 Visalians prefer this theater. It is a popular place for Movie premiers and sits across the street from Crawdaddy's Restaurant who has a 10% off discount if you show your movie stub on the same day as you saw the movie.</do>
  
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*<do name="Regal Cinemas Visalia Stadium 12" alt="" address="3303 South Mooney Blvd." direction="in the Sequoia Mall" phone="559 741-9989" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></do>
  
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==Buy==
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*<buy name="Sequioa Mall" alt="" address="3303 South Mooney Blvd" directions="" phone="559 732-5681" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Sears is main anchor, other stores include Hobby Lobby.</buy>
  
*<do name="Adventure Park" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="http://www.adventurepark.com/" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></do>
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* <buy name="Visalia Mall" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="559 733-3899" url="http://www.visaliamall.com/html/index2.asp" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">This is THE mall of Visalia. Visalia Mall was the first indoor mall in California when construction was complete in 1964. There are various clothing stores including Journeys, PacSun, Old Navy, Hollister and Co. and American Eagle Outfitters to name a few. The 2 large department Stores here are Macy's and JCPenney.</buy>
 
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*<do name="AMF Visalia Lanes" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="http://www.amf.com/visalialanes/centerHomepage.htm" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">(Bowling)</do>
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*<do name="Preferred Outlets in Tulare" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></do>
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*<do name="Regal Cinemas Visalia Stadium 10" alt="" address="3355 S Mooney Blvd, Visalia" directions="" phone="(559)741-9988" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">1 of the 2 Movie theaters in Visalia. 4 out of 5 Visalians prefer this theater. It is a popular place for Movie premiers and sits across the street from Crawdaddy's Restaurant who has a 10% off discount if you show your movie stub on the same day as you saw the movie.</do>
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==Buy==
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==Eat==
 
==Eat==
*<eat name="Cafe 225" alt="" address="225 W. Main St. Visalia, CA 93277" directions="" phone="(559)733-2967" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></eat>
 
  
 
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*<eat name="Brewbakers Brewing Company" alt="" address="219 E. Main St." directions="" phone="559-627-2739" url="http://brewbakersbrewingco.com/" hours="11:30AM-10PM" price="$5-$22" lat="36.3300495" long="-119.290706">Brewbakers has a nice variety of in-house micro-brewed beers, as well as a good array of pub/grill food- burgers, pizzas, etc.</eat>
*<eat name="Rosa's Italian food" alt="" address="314 S. Johnson Visalia, CA  93291" directions="" phone="(559)732-6707" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></eat>
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*<eat name="Cafe 225" alt="" address="225 W. Main St." directions="" phone="(559)733-2967" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></eat>
 
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*<eat name="Crawdaddy's" alt="" address="333 E. Main St." directions="" phone="559-625-5300" url="http://www.crawdaddysvisalia.com/" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">New Orleans-style classics such as fresh seafood, Po' Boy sandwiches, homemade Gumbo, and Big Easy Short Ribs.  Also a full children's menu is available. Friendly bar featuring local and Louisiana-style beer and wine.</eat>
 
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*<eat name="Fugazzi's Bistro" alt="" address="127 W Main St." directions="" phone="559 625-0496" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></eat>
*<eat name="Fugazzi's Bistro" alt="" address="127 W Main St Visalia, CA 93291-6246" directions="" phone="(559)625-0496" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></eat>
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*<eat name="Rosa's Italian food" alt="" address="314 S. Johnson" directions="" phone="559 732-6707" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></eat>
 
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*<eat name="The Southern Pacific Depot" alt="" address="207 E. Oak Ave." directions="" phone="559 732-8611" url="http://depotvisalia.com" hours="11:30AM to 10PM" price="18.00 to 35.00" lat="" long=""></eat>
*<eat name="Crawdaddy's" alt="" address="333 E. Main Street Visalia, CA 93277" directions="" phone="559-625-5300" url="http://www.crawdaddysvisalia.com/" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Crawdaddy's offers a casual, family dining experience with a truly diverse menu: New Orleans-style classics such as fresh seafood, Po' Boy sandwiches, homemade Gumbo, and Big Easy Short Ribs.  Also a full children's Captain Crawdaddy's menu is available. For adults you'll love the exciting and friendly bar featuring your favorite local and Louisiana-style beer and wine.</eat>
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*<eat name="The Vintage Press Restaurante" alt="" address="216 N. Willis St." directions="" phone="559 733-3033" url="http://thevintagepress.com" hours="11:30AM to 10PM" price="18.00 to 35.00" lat="" long=""></eat>
  
 
==Drink==
 
==Drink==
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==Sleep==
 
==Sleep==
  
* <sleep name="Best Western Visalia Inn" alt="" address="623 W Main Street" directions="" phone="+1 559 732-4561" email="" tollfree="+1 877 500-4771" fax="+1 559 738-0562" url="http://book.bestwestern.com/bestwestern/productInfo.do?propertyCode=05274" price=""></sleep>
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* <sleep name="Best Western Visalia Inn" alt="" address="623 W Main St." directions="" phone="+1 559 732-4561" email="" tollfree="+1 877 500-4771" fax="+1 559 738-0562" url="http://book.bestwestern.com/bestwestern/productInfo.do?propertyCode=05274" price=""></sleep>
* '''Days Inn Visalia''', 4645 W. Noble Avenue, ''+1'' 559-732-5611, [http://www.daysinncalifornia.com/html/days-inn-visalia.asp].
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* '''Days Inn Visalia''', 4645 W. Noble Ave., ''+1'' 559-732-5611, [http://www.daysinncalifornia.com/html/days-inn-visalia.asp].
* <sleep name="Fairfield Inn Visalia" alt="" address="140 South Akers Street" directions="" phone="+1 559 636-7600" email="" fax="+1 559 636-7600" url="http://marriott.com/property/propertypage/VISFI" price=""></sleep>
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* <sleep name="Fairfield Inn Visalia" alt="" address="140 South Akers St." directions="" phone="+1 559 636-7600" email="" fax="+1 559 636-7600" url="http://marriott.com/property/propertypage/VISFI" price=""></sleep>
* <sleep name="Holiday Inn" alt="" address="9000 W Airport Dr" directions="" phone="+1 559 651-5000" email="" fax="" url="http://www.ichotelsgroup.com/h/d/hi/1/en/hd/visap" price=""></sleep>
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* <sleep name="Holiday Inn" alt="" address="9000 W Airport Dr." directions="" phone="+1 559 651-5000" email="" fax="" url="http://www.ichotelsgroup.com/h/d/hi/1/en/hd/visap" price=""></sleep>
* <sleep name="Marriott Visalia" alt="" address="300 South Court Street" directions="" phone="+1 559 636-1111" email="" fax="+1 559 636-8224" url="http://marriott.com/property/propertypage/VISMC" price=""></sleep>
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* <sleep name="Marriott Visalia" alt="" address="300 South Court St." directions="" phone="+1 559 636-1111" email="" fax="+1 559 636-8224" url="http://marriott.com/property/propertypage/VISMC" price=""></sleep>
  
 
==Get out==
 
==Get out==
  
 
* [[Fresno]] is located 45 miles north on 99.
 
* [[Fresno]] is located 45 miles north on 99.
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[[WikiPedia:Visalia, California]]
 
[[WikiPedia:Visalia, California]]

Latest revision as of 07:28, 26 September 2012

Visalia is a city in Tulare County in California's San Joaquin Valley.

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Get in[edit]

Visalia can be reached from Fresno to the north via California State Route 99 and from Bakersfield to the south via SR-99. Visalia Municipal Airport offers daily flights to/from Ontario International Airport in Ontario, CA aboard Great Lakes Airline.

Get around[edit]

Highway 198 cuts straight through the middle of the city going east to west. It provides an easy route to downtown as well as to Sequoia National Park and Kaweah Lake.

Mooney Blvd. is the main strip for shopping in town. It runs north to south curving into main street on its north end which will take you to the downtown area.

Akers, Caldwell, Lover's Lane and Goshen Ave. are the main connected streets that take you around the outside borders of town, though the city is quickly growing beyond them.

Tulare, Walnut, and Whitendale are also useful east to west streets that are used to get around the south side of the city.

See[edit][add listing]

  • Kaweah Lake.  edit
  • Kaweah Oaks Preserve, [1].  edit
  • Mooney's Grove Park.  edit

Do[edit][add listing]

  • AMF Visalia Lanes, [3]. Bowling.  edit
  • Regal Cinemas Visalia Stadium 10, 120 South Bridge Street, 559 741-7293. 1 of the 2 Movie theaters in Visalia. 4 out of 5 Visalians prefer this theater. It is a popular place for Movie premiers and sits across the street from Crawdaddy's Restaurant who has a 10% off discount if you show your movie stub on the same day as you saw the movie.  edit
  • Regal Cinemas Visalia Stadium 12, 3303 South Mooney Blvd., 559 741-9989.  edit

Buy[edit][add listing]

  • Sequioa Mall, 3303 South Mooney Blvd, 559 732-5681. Sears is main anchor, other stores include Hobby Lobby.  edit
  • Visalia Mall, 559 733-3899, [4]. This is THE mall of Visalia. Visalia Mall was the first indoor mall in California when construction was complete in 1964. There are various clothing stores including Journeys, PacSun, Old Navy, Hollister and Co. and American Eagle Outfitters to name a few. The 2 large department Stores here are Macy's and JCPenney.  edit

Eat[edit][add listing]

  • Brewbakers Brewing Company, 219 E. Main St., 559-627-2739, [5]. 11:30AM-10PM. Brewbakers has a nice variety of in-house micro-brewed beers, as well as a good array of pub/grill food- burgers, pizzas, etc. $5-$22. (36.3300495,-119.290706) edit
  • Cafe 225, 225 W. Main St., (559)733-2967.  edit
  • Crawdaddy's, 333 E. Main St., 559-625-5300, [6]. New Orleans-style classics such as fresh seafood, Po' Boy sandwiches, homemade Gumbo, and Big Easy Short Ribs. Also a full children's menu is available. Friendly bar featuring local and Louisiana-style beer and wine.  edit
  • Fugazzi's Bistro, 127 W Main St., 559 625-0496.  edit
  • Rosa's Italian food, 314 S. Johnson, 559 732-6707.  edit
  • The Southern Pacific Depot, 207 E. Oak Ave., 559 732-8611, [7]. 11:30AM to 10PM. 18.00 to 35.00.  edit
  • The Vintage Press Restaurante, 216 N. Willis St., 559 733-3033, [8]. 11:30AM to 10PM. 18.00 to 35.00.  edit

Drink[edit][add listing]

Sleep[edit][add listing]

  • Best Western Visalia Inn, 623 W Main St., +1 559 732-4561 (toll free: +1 877 500-4771, fax: +1 559 738-0562), [9].  edit
  • Days Inn Visalia, 4645 W. Noble Ave., +1 559-732-5611, [10].
  • Fairfield Inn Visalia, 140 South Akers St., +1 559 636-7600 (fax: +1 559 636-7600), [11].  edit
  • Holiday Inn, 9000 W Airport Dr., +1 559 651-5000, [12].  edit
  • Marriott Visalia, 300 South Court St., +1 559 636-1111 (fax: +1 559 636-8224), [13].  edit

Get out[edit]

  • Fresno is located 45 miles north on 99.


Routes through Visalia
FresnoKingsburg  N noframe S  TulareBakersfield


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