A city in the US state of California, Fresno is in the center of San
Joaquin Valley. The city was formed after the California Gold Rush and is
named after the collection of ash trees that line the San Joaquin River.
Fresno is home to many stylized architectures that can be seen by walking
down Fulton Street and exploring Downtown Fresno. The major tourist
attractions at Fresno includes zoo, gardens, museums, and theaters
Things to do in Fresno
Fresno Chaffee Zoo
One of the most fun-filled tourist attractions in Fresno is Fresno Chaffee
Zoo. The zoo features animal exhibits that are ideal blend of education and
adventure. The zoo is home to more than 190 species of animals. Visitors
can witness animals from close in the African Adventure safari.
Meux Home Museum
Meux Home Museum is a tribute to Victorian architecture. It is a place for
visitors to go back in time and learn about city's history. Meux Home
Museum is an architecture lover's delight where they can explore the
exterior walls of clapboards, floral relief work, and shingles. The museum
is registered in the National Register of Historic Places.
Millerton Lake State Recreation Area
Millerton Lake State Recreation Area is located about 20 miles northeast of
Fresno. It is an excellent place for families to enjoy quality time in
summers or winters. On a sunny day, visitors can enjoy boating, fishing,
swimming, or can also indulge in number of other activities. In winters,
there are special boats in Millerton Lake State Recreation Area that take
visitors on lake tours..
Best Time to Fly to Fresno
Fresno Blossom Trail is a natural phenomenon occurring in Fresno in which
the city experiences annual displays of spring blossom. To enjoy this
trail, you can book your flights from Guadalajara to Fresno between
mid-February and mid-March. Weather-wise, the best time to fly to the city
is from March to August. The city is less-frequented by tourists in
November thus if you are in search of vacationing in serenity, you must
book your flights from GDL to FAT in this month.