Check out a few reasons to fall in love with the beautiful bountiful Yakima Valley. Rural is innovative. Small is big...
Enjoy the relaxing pace of the countryside and the charm of revitalized downtowns. Explore the vineyards with a winemaker, then laugh and enjoy a long leisurelylunch in Yakima or another community.
Access to the Yakima Valley couldn't be easier with a quick drive from the Seattle, Portland, OR and Spokane metropolitan areas. You can also hop on an Alaska Airlines flight from Seattle to Yakima.
Visit the Yakama Nation Cultural Heritage Center in Toppenish with one of the oldest Native American museums in the country.
Explore the unique agricultural history of the Yakima Valley with still exhibits at the Yakima Valley Museum in Yakima and interactive exhibits of living history at the Central Washington Agricultural Museum.
And don't forget to spice it up at the many Mexican taquerias and taco trucks or discover Yakima Valley culinary favorites at the many new restaurants in the Yakima Valley.