Yakima is a great place to base yourself while you are in Yakima Valley as some of the city’s star attractions are within easy driving distance. Two destinations that should be on every visitor’s itinerary is the wonderful Capitol Theater and the iconic Yakima Valley Trolleys. Two other great attractions nearby Yakima are the Yakima Convention Center and the Yakima Area Arboretum.
To really get a feel for Yakima Valley, head to one of its many cultural destinations. There are plenty of excellent destinations where you can spend an afternoon including the McAllister Museum of Aviation.
Treat yourself to a new outfit, grab a bite to eat or just people-watch at nearby fashion hotspots such as Valley Mall in Union Gap and the Westpark Shopping Center.
After a long day seeing the sights around Yakima, recharge your batteries at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. Take your pick from the Howard Johnson Plaza Yakima / Near Convention Center, the Days Inn Yakima, or the Oxford Inn Yakima.