20 Fun & Delicous Reasons to Visit Ventura County

Few people who have visited the California coastline need convincing of its endless attributes of beautiful sun-kissed beaches, gorgeous weather and superb wineries. Central California is resilient in it’s ability to attract travelers who’d rather enjoy the relaxation of a sunny beach town instead of the headaches of a congested city adventure. Just a 90 minute drive north of Los Angeles, Ventura County offers visitors a getaway, to the seaside charm of the coast.

Like Los Angeles, Ventura County enjoys a year-round, vacation-like weather thats suitable for nearly any discerning traveler searching for a beach getaway. The harbor serves as a home to a fleet of fishing boats, shops and impressive restaurants, where visitors may select from dozens of casual and upscale cafés, breweries, wineries and tapas bars that are fueled by over 125,000 acres of local farms, orchards and vineyards. Combined with Ventura’s rich, natural landscape and thriving cultural scene, the region is the ultimate seaside escape.