Victoria is a fun city located almost in the middle of Texas. It's often referred to as The Crossroads because of its location within a two-hour drive of major cities such as Corpus Christi, Houston, San Antonio, and Austin. The beautiful scenery in and around the city, draws travelers back to Victoria year after year. Museums, a zoo, lakes, the Bach festival, and other events make Victoria a home away from home for those who visit, aided by the the wide range of vacation rentals here.
There's an abundance of activities to do in Victoria for all types of travelers and all ages. Make the most of the beautiful nature in Victoria at the Riverside Park, complete with over 200 species of animals and plants. Enjoy kayaking along the 4.2-mile paddling trail here, or for boating and fresh water fishing, head to Lake Texana and Coleto Lake.
Visit in June for the Victoria Bach Festival, which celebrates the life and works of the composer and features a variety of classical music shows. If art is more your thing, a visit to the Nave Museum is the perfect place to admire works from around the world. Elsewhere, families should head to the Children's Discovery Museum for interactive exhibits, a water park, dinosaurs, and cool science experiments.
After a long day, devote an evening to the Leo J. Welder Center which boasts an array of productions from ballet to orchestra performances.
The downtown area is ideal to be close to all the action and is where visitors can find the largest selection of vacation rentals. Whether traveling with family and friends, as a couple, or solo, there is sure to be an accommodation to suit your needs. From large houses to cozy condos, apartments and hotels, most rentals come with a full kitchen, living and dining area, and multiple bedrooms; some are even pet friendly, so your furry pal can join too.
The best times to visit is between January to May when the weather is warm but not uncomfortably hot and there's little chance of rain. March, June, and April are the busiest months for tourism, so tend to have higher rental prices.