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Discover Rancho Cucamonga, California
The heart of Southern California: Stay here. Go anywhere.
When you choose to stay in Rancho Cucamonga – whether it’s for a meeting, a convention, or a family vacation – you can enjoy more and stress less.
Rancho Cucamonga is conveniently located less than 10 minutes from the Ontario International airport, which serves several major airlines that offer daily commercial flights.
Rancho Cucamonga weather is unbeatable, and visitors can soak up some of California’s signature sunshine nearly every day of the year. Stroll and shop at Victoria Gardens in Rancho Cucamonga, the city’s open-air, pedestrian-friendly shopping center with high-end retailers such as Anthropologie, Banana Republic and Williams-Sonoma. Or grab a hot dog and a cool beer during a Rancho Cucamonga Quakes baseball game. With the weather in Rancho Cucamonga ranging from 70 degrees to 90 degrees throughout the year, any time is a good time to visit.
Just 35 miles east of downtown Los Angeles, Rancho Cucamonga and its nearby neighbor of Ontario are gateways to all that Southern California has to offer. Rancho Cucamonga is an easy drive to the sand and surf in Malibu and Huntington Beach, the famous Santa Monica Pier and the Venice Beach boardwalk, or the star-studded sidewalks in Hollywood and Beverly Hills.
For thrill seekers and theme-park fans, Disneyland, Disney California Adventure Park, Universal Studios, Knott’s Berry Farm, and Six Flags Magic Mountain are all within about an hour’s drive.
For nature lovers, natural wonders are just a short drive away: the Palm Springs-Coachella Valley desert, Joshua Tree National Park, Angeles National Forest, and San Bernardino National Forest, to name a few. Travelers can enjoy skiing, snowboarding, hiking, biking, boating, camping, and plenty of other outdoor activities at Lake Arrowhead, Big Bear Lake and more.
In the Temecula Valley, south of Rancho Cucamonga, visitors can while away an afternoon wandering through lush vineyards or sipping on varietals at several wineries. North of Rancho Cucamonga, they can get a taste of simpler times in the high-desert communities of Victorville and Apple Valley, where they’ll find the San Bernardino County Fair or the California Route 66 Museum. Catch a NASCAR race at the Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, stop by the Kimberly Crest Mansion and Gardens in Redlands, or grab some great deals and one-of-a-kind finds at the twice-monthly Rose Bowl flea market in Pasadena.
No matter what you’re looking for out of your visit to Southern California, Rancho Cucamonga is the perfect place to start your adventure.
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