Many visitors from around the country and the world come to California to enjoy world-famous attractions, its many cuisines, and the temperate weather. San Ramon has annual events, festivals, outdoor activities, and parks that are ideal for family vacations. For a romantic getaway, the coast and luxury hotels are second to none for an intimate and cozy vacation. There are so many things to do and see here in San Ramon. We’ve put them together so you can enjoy your trip to the fullest whether you have a few days or a couple of weeks to spend here in the San Francisco Bay Area.
San Ramon has several recreational activities and is a popular place for people who enjoy an active outdoor lifestyle. Some of the most popular outdoor activities visitors can enjoy, are biking, golfing, hiking, and fishing. Golfers can play in the best greens in the shadow of Mount Diablo.
One of the most popular destinations in San Ramon is the Las Trampas Regional Wilderness. In the fall, Las Trampas erupts in a profusion of colors as black oak, black walnut and maples shed their foliage. Later in the season the creeks and waterfalls swell with the winter rains. In the summer, you can enjoy a lovely hike to the top of Trampas Ridge or Rocky Ridge for one of the loveliest views of the Bay Area.
If you want to climb to the top of Mount Diablo head on to Mount Diablo State Park. You can ride your bike to the top. It’s a 3,849 feet climb to the peak. The Park has trails for horseback riding and hiking; and sites for camping.
If you enjoy events, you’ll enjoy visiting San Ramon. There are several events and festivals throughout the year that bring thousands of visitors to San Ramon. The Art and Wind Festival held during Memorial Day is a fun and exciting event for everyone in the family. From community performances, delicious food and activities, the community comes together to celebrate the first days of summer.
Several fitness races during the summer and winter keep runners on their toes in San Ramon.
San Ramon pulls out all the stops on Independence Day with live music, a tribute to the Armed Forces, and other festivities.
The San Ramon Central Park is the venue for a series of live concerts all summer long. Join local favorites Pride and Joy, Sun Kings and other bands when the sun sets and enjoy a picnic while listening to good music.
We recommend you book your hotel early to ensure your choice of accommodations when visiting San Ramon. If you need a family- and pet-friendly hotel, try the San Ramon Marriott. The San Ramon Marriott has lovely manicured grounds and more than 300 rooms. Pets are allowed for a non-refundable sanitation fee of $100.
If you prefer a hotel that offers a more home atmosphere, Hyatt House San Ramon offers comfortable studio and one-bedroom suites with complimentary Internet access, flat-panel satellite TV, DVD player and complimentary remote printing.
Business travelers who are looking for extended stay accommodations have a couple of local options in San Ramon. Residence Inn San Ramon is an extended stay hotel with 106 suites. The hotel offers a free shuttle within a 5-mile radius drive of the city.
Whether you are interested in recreational activities, a quiet vacation or are visiting on business, San Ramon is an ideal place to visit.