Visit Top Fresno Attractions near Our Hotel
For exciting, family-friendly outings and something to do for everyone in your group, choose the Country Inn & Suites, Fresno North as your home base for exploring Fresno. Snag an exciting sale item at the Shops at River Park, and then get dressed for a hilarious live performance at the Tower Theatre for Performing Arts. No matter what brought you to Fresno, set aside some time to escape into the great outdoors at nearby destinations like the beautiful Forestiere Underground Gardens or stunning Yosemite National Park. When you have to head home, make the easy seven-mile commute to Fresno Yosemite Airport (FAT) for a convenient flight to your next destination.
Make time to enjoy these Fresno-area attractions:
- Shops at River Park (1.5 miles)
From fresh outfits to fine fragrances, the Shops at River Park have the perfect retail outlet for your needs. If shopping has worked up an appetite, sit down to a delicious meal at one of several on-site eateries.
Phone: +1 (559) 437-4855
- Fresno State Winery (2.5 miles)
While you are in town, be sure to stop by the Fresno State Winery to sample some of California’s finest wines.
Phone: +1 (559) 278-9463
- California State University Fresno (3 miles)
Part of the California State University system, Fresno State is home to more than 25,000 students, Bulldog athletic events and a beautiful campus.
Phone: +1 (559) 278-4240
- Save Mart Center (3 miles)
This multimillion-dollar facility is one of the area's top spots for sporting events and blockbuster concert performances.
Phone: +1 (559) 347-3200
- Fresno Surgical Hospital (4 miles)
Recently named a Top Performer Hospital by The Joint Commission, Fresno Surgical Hospital provides patients with advanced treatment and quality care.
Phone: +1 (559) 431-8000
- The Tower Theatre for Performing Arts (4.5 miles)
Featuring comedy acts, lectures and live music, the Tower Theatre for Performing Arts has been a local legend since its opening in 1939.
Phone: +1 (559) 485-9050
- The Discovery Center (5 miles)
Watch your children find the fun in learning when they experience this hands-on, interactive museum that aims to spark their curiosity in the sciences.
Phone: +1 (559) 251-5533
- Forestiere Underground Gardens (5.5 miles)
More than a century old, these Mediterranean gardens have been family owned since they were designed and built by the self-taught craftsman Baldassare Forestiere of Sicily. The three levels of gardens and courtyards are sure to take your breath away.
Phone: +1 (559) 271-0734
- Fresno Chaffee Zoo (5.5 miles)
Soak up that California sun while you play paleontologist at the Dino Dig, pet the sheep at the Valley Farm and feed a stingray at Stingray Bay.
Phone: +1 (559) 498-5910
- Fresno Yosemite Airport (7.5 miles)
Wondering why this airport is referred to as FAT? It was previously called Fresno Air Terminal. Before that, it was known as Hammer Airfield when the US Army Air Force used it during WWII.
Phone: +1 (800) 244-2359
- Fresno Yosemite National Park (65 miles)
Towering redwood trees and magnificent waterfalls may be the first thing you think of at Yosemite, but the park's more than 800 miles of trails have even more to offer. Join locals and tourists alike in spotting flora and fauna at this incredible national treasure.
Phone: +1 (209) 372-0200