#SightsInTheBay

Berkeley 🐻

*the location and open hours are subject to change.

UC Botanical Garden at Berkeley

With over 10,000 plant varieties, including many rare and endangered species, the UC Botanical Garden is one of the world’s most diversified ecosystems. The Garden is divided into nine sections, each having realistic plantings from Australia to South Africa, as well as a large collection of California native plants.

Location: 200 Centennial Dr, Berkeley, CA 94720

Berkeley Marina

Have a stressful week? Take a time off and visit the Berkeley Marina where you can enjoy the view, take beatiful pictures, and stroll around while getting the fresh air that you need to destress.

Location: 201 University Ave,Berkeley, CA 94710

Berkeley Rose Garden

The Berkeley Rose Garden is a city-owned park in Berkeley, California’s North Berkeley neighborhood. The Rose Garden is located in the Berkeley Hills, between the Cragmont and La Loma Park districts, and takes up the majority of the block between Eunice Street and Bayview Place on Euclid Avenue’s west side.

Location: 1200 Euclid Ave, Berkeley, CA 94708

Indian Rock Park

Indian Rock Park is a 1.18-acre public park in the city of Berkeley, California, on the slope of the Berkeley Hills. It is located in the northeast part of the city, about one block north of the Arlington/Marin Circle, and straddles Indian Rock Avenue.

Location: 950 Indian Rock Ave, Berkeley, CA 94707

Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA)

Location: 2155 Center St, Berkeley, CA 94720

Thornburg Village (Normandy)

At Spruce Street and Hearst Avenue, Thornberg Village, also known as Normandy Village, is a residential area. Jack Wood Thornburg came up with the idea for the community based on a storybook.  You can stroll through Thornburg Village and view houses that look to have been plucked straight from the pages of a European fairy tale.

Location: 1781–1851 Spruce Street, Berkeley, CA

Tilden Regional Park

Tilden Regional Park, often spelled Tilden Park or Tilden, is a 2,079-acre regional park in the East Bay of California’s San Francisco Bay Area. Between the Berkeley Hills and the San Pablo Ridge sits this area. Kensington, Berkeley, and Richmond are all close to the main entrance.

Location: 2501 Grizzly Peak Boulevard, Orinda, CA 94563

Six Flags Vallejo

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom (previously Six Flags Marine World, Marine World, The New Marine World Theme Park, and Marine World Africa USA) is a 135-acre (55 ha) wildlife theme park in Vallejo, California, halfway between San Francisco and Sacramento on Interstate 80. A number of roller coasters and other amusement rides are available at the park. Since 1999, Six Flags Discovery Kingdom has been a part of the Six Flags family of amusement parks.

Location: 1001 Fairgrounds Dr, Vallejo, CA 94589

San Francisco Premium Outlet

Go on a shopping spree here in SFPO that features a variety of designer & brand-name clothing, shoes, accessories & housewares.

Location: 2774 Livermore Outlets Dr, Livermore, CA 94551

Grizzly Peak

Grizzly Peak is a mountain that rises above Berkeley, California in the Berkeley Hills. The summit lies on the border of Alameda and Contra Costa counties, within Tilden Regional Park’s limits, and directly behind the University of California, Berkeley campus.

Location: 1 Centennial Dr, Berkeley, CA 94720

Downtown Walnut Creek

Every shopper will find something to their liking in downtown Walnut Creek. Downtown is the place to go for unusual jewelry and gifts for your four-legged buddy.

Location: 1666 N Main St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596

Downtown Pleasant Hill

Pleasant Hill’s downtown offers the ideal shopping experience in a unique outdoor setting. Indulge your senses with a unique mix of specialty stores and restaurants.

Location: 60 Crescent Dr, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523