Thousand Oaks

Thousand Oaks is a city in Ventura County in Southern California. It is the largest city in the Conejo Valley, which it shares with Agoura Hills and Westlake Village.

18 things to do

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Stagecoach Inn Museum

It was the first post office in the region in the 1800s. The original building was moved for the 101 freeway to be built, then later it burnt down and the current is a perfect replica. During Fourth of July, locals set up camp here to watch fireworks so be there a couple of hours early if you want a spot.


Baja Fresh

The first of many of the ubiquitous Southern Californian Mexican restaurants was founded in Newbury Park in 1990. Though the original Store #1 has since closed, the chain has expanded to nearly 250 locations.

EAT   —  595 N. Moorpark Rd.


Alamo Bar & Grill

A Mexican restaurant with an attached bar. Great happy hours; cheap margaritas, well drinks and free appetizers. Go outside and get their $1.25 bean and cheese burritos, they are legendary.


Letty's Mexican Restaurant

Tucked in the corner of a lone mini-mall in an out-of-the-way section of Hillcrest Drive, featuring authentic Mexican fare. Prices are budget-friendly and portion sizes are more than ample.



The Oaks Mall

Shopping mall anchored by Macy's, JC Penny's and Nordstrom (Opening 2008). Restaurants include Cheesecake Factory, Sisley Italian Restaurant, Johnny Rockets and smaller food outlets.


Janss Marketplace

Suite E (''corner of Moorpark Road and Hillcrest Drive''), ''+1 805'' 495-4662. Outdoor shopping center which includes an Old Navy, restaurants and a movie theatre.



Gardens of the World

Beautiful gardens including a Japanese and an Italian garden. Special events throughout the year. Docent guided tours available.


Conejo Valley Days

Early May. Annual festival celebrating the heritage of the region with live entertainment, a chili cook-off and a fair.

DO   —  +1 805 371-8730 —  Map


Hampton Inn & Suites Thousand Oaks, CA

Guest rooms and suites with complimentary hot breakfast, WiFi, and parking. Pool and fitness center are also provided.


The Lakes at Thousand Oaks

Outdoor shopping center which includes an Claim Jumper and California Pizza Kitchen.


Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza

Multi-theatre complex showing world class entertainment.



Source: wikivoyage