Weekend Getaways from Van Nuys, CA

June 5th, 2018 by

Here in the Van Nuys, CA and Los Angeles area, there’s plenty of entertainment, dining, and cultures to keep you entertained for years, but sometimes you just need to escape the city life. The dealers at Shaver Chrysler Dodge Jeep® RAM have plenty of experience with the southern California area, and we’re happy to offer suggestions for weekend road trips or even daylong getaways. Just remember to get your vehicle fixed up at our RAM service center before embarking on any long drives.

Santa Barbara, CA

Just a short jaunt up scenic Highway 1 is the town of Santa Barbara. Filled with beautiful historical Spanish Mission-style architecture, gorgeous churches, excellent bars and restaurants, and activities for all tastes and budgets, Santa Barbara is the perfect weekend getaway in that new 2018 Dodge Charger.

Palm Springs, CA

If you’re seeking the relaxing, scenic vibes that the desert has to offer, the Palm Springs area has everything that you’re looking for. About 100 miles east of Van Nuys, Palm Springs boasts plenty of world-class golf courses, desert hiking, art museums, modern structures built by famous architects, and a wide range of different inhabitants.

Big Bear Lake, CA

When you think of Southern California, skiing may be the last thing that comes to mind, but beautiful mountainous Big Bear Lake proves that you can ski in the morning and head back to LA to surf in the afternoon. Only about 110 miles northeast of the city, Big Bear Lake has an elevation of 6,750 feet, two ski resorts, and a fun village. In the summer, hiking, mountain biking, and water sports reign supreme.

For more tips on weekend getaways from Van Nuys, CA, talk to a dealer here at Shaver Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM.

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