Book a cheap rental car and enjoy the freedom to roam while you’re visiting Yakima (YKM)! Envision driving along a winding road, windows rolled down, leisurely passing scenic mountains, romantic beaches or popular roadside attractions in a comfortable rented car. Take the road less traveled, and discover more about the surroundings near Yakima!
Located about 43 miles from Yakima, Grandview is a city characterized by the historic Yellowstone Tail. Check out a wealth of exhibits related to the city’s past at the RE Powell Museum. Nature lovers will love to explore more than 200 years old forest area as well as hiking trails of the 368 sq mile wide Mount Rainier National Park.
Known for its rich agriculture heritage, Sunnyside is located 36 miles from Yakima. Check out the art of Thomas Kinkade at the Knot Hole Gallery. Another major tourist attraction in the city, the Sunnyside Museum features a lot of historic artifacts related to city’s rich past. After sightseeing, try your hands in golfing at the Lower Valley Golf Club.
Located about half an hour drive from Yakima, Ellensburg enthralls art lovers with a permanent collection of works and memorabilia of John Ford Clyme at the Clymer Museum of Art. Study the past of region’s early settlers at the Anthropology Department Museum and Marshal Mayberry Arboretum is a must visit for nature lovers.