Ventura is an artful blend of business, history, agriculture, landmark architecture, arts and culture. Ventura is one of the oldest, central coast communities founded with a mission. It has retained its coastal character with a backdrop of foothills and scenic vistas of the Pacific Ocean. Ventura is located 63 miles northwest of Los Angeles and 30 miles south of Santa Barbara and features a warm Mediterranean climate. Ventura is a popular recreational paradise and tourist destination. Ventura has been called “Hawaii on the mainland.”
Ventura offers residents and visitors year-round recreational and cultural opportunities – theatre, music, art walks, surfing, sailing, golfing, tennis, skateboarding, parasailing, scuba diving, jet skiing, biking, hiking, scenic and historical tours, and much more. Ventura beaches are among the most spectacular in the world.
Nestled between the Los Padres National Forest and the Pacific Ocean residents and visitors enjoy miles of sun drenched golden beaches, diverse parks and a spectacular small boat harbor. It has retained its coastal character with a backdrop of foothills and scenic vistas of the Pacific Ocean. The beaches are among the most spectacular in the world. Arthur Frommer, famed tourism guru, has rated Ventura beaches superior to many better known places in Northern California and Los Angeles.
While visiting Ventura you may wish to learn more about our fine restaurants, hotels, entertainment and other fun activities or need professional services. The Ventura Chamber of Commerce proudly offers its online Business Directory to help accommodate your necessities.
To get more specific information on tourism and a calendar of special events please visit the website for the Ventura Visitors & Convention Bureau.
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