Alameda is close to a diverse collection of Oakland’s more popular attractions. Two destinations that should top every visitor’s itinerary is the fascinating Joaquin Miller Park and the much-loved Chabot Space and Science Center. Also, be sure to check out Oakland Zoo and the Dunsmuir House and Gardens.
Alameda offers some interesting museums and theaters within easy reach that make great places to visit. There are many excellent destinations where you can spend a couple of hours including the African American Museum, the Oakland Museum of California and the Pardee Home Museum.
There are many beautiful natural destinations here so don’t miss the nearby green spaces. Enjoy the waters of Lake Merritt.
Go to the Oakland City Center to scratch that shopping itch.
For a real taste of Alameda, think about making a reservation close by in one of the area’s many accommodation options. The Hilton Oakland Airport, the Days Hotel Oakland Airport-Coliseum and the Inn at Jack London Square are just some of the most popular accommodation options here.