Welcome to Tyler, the REAL Rose of Texas! Located in beautiful east Texas, Tyler is the perfect choice for your next vacation. From the world famous Tyler Rose Garden and Azalea-coated neighborhoods to championship golf courses, antique districts and nationally registered museums and historic districts, Tyler offers a uniquely stress free getaway.
Located 90 miles east of Dallas on Interstate Highway 20, the city of Tyler lies within a short distance of several lakes and surrounding woodlands. Tyler has a variety of museums, historic homes, a nationally recognized zoo and symphony. The city has 26 parks, 22 area sporting lakes, 66 tennis courts, 26 baseball fields, 15 soccer fields, and 9 golf courses. There are more than 250 restaurants, 2,200 hotel rooms and countless shops and antiques for the serious shopper.
Each spring enjoy mile after mile of azaleas, dogwood trees and spring flowers that you have to see to believe during the annual Azalea and Spring Flower Trail. The breathtaking beauty of our Azalea and Spring Flower Trail has been praised by visitors as a floral wonderland and a photographer's paradise.
In the fall, Tyler celebrates the rose with the annual Texas Rose Festival. Rich in heritage and tradition, the Festival offers enchanting ceremonial events including the Queen's Coronation, the Rose Show, the Queen's Tea, the Rose Parade and more. All of these events are amidst a backdrop of brilliant roses as vibrant and colorful as the community they represent.
We invite you to enjoy the breathtaking beauty of Tyler. The most notable difference about our pristine vacation spot is discovering how much there is to do!
More information on the Tyler Convention and Visitors Bureau.