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3.5/5Good!(342 area reviews)
Theaters, art galleries, and live music highlight some notable features of Downtown Oakland. Make a stop by Jack London Square or Oakland Museum of California while you're visiting, and jump aboard the metro at Lake Merritt Station or 12th Street/Oakland City Center Station to get around town.
4/5Very Good!(147 area reviews)
Take time in Downtown Berkeley to visit attractions like Berkeley Repertory Theater and UC Theatre Taube Family Music Hall. You might also appreciate the abundant dining options, and you can hop on the metro at Downtown Berkeley Station to see more of the city.
2.5/5(15 area reviews)
Well-liked for its live music and architecture, Uptown Oakland is worth a visit. Check out the variety of things to see and do like Fox Theater and Paramount Theatre, and jump on the metro at 19th St Station to get around the city.
3.5/5Good!(204 area reviews)
If you're in Chinatown, take some time to enjoy the ample dining options. Consider a stop by Oakland Museum of California, and you can hop on the metro at Lake Merritt Station to see more of the area.
4/5Very Good!(38 area reviews)
While you're in Jack London District, take in top sights like Jack London Square and jump on the metro at West Oakland Station to see more of the city.
Reviewed on May 27, 2020
Reviewed on Jul 13, 2020
Travelers to Oakland give high marks for the fun sporting events, entertainment choices, and popular theater scene. This city also attracts tourists with its live music, architecture, and art. Top sights in the city include Oakland Museum of California, Jack London Square, and Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive.
Known for its theaters, live music, and opera, the city's cultural venues include Oakland Museum of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, and Greek Theater. Attractions like Oakland Zoo and Children's Fairyland are fun for everyone, not just kids. The city is notable for landmarks like Jack London Square, Old Oakland, and Cathedral of Christ the Light.
In Oakland, you'll be able to select from 328 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have ample places to choose from for your holiday getaway. Here are top ranked ones based on our user reviews:
Other favorite sights in Oakland include Chabot Space and Science Center, University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley, and Oracle Arena. Outside the city, popular places to visit include Oracle Park, located 6.8 mi (11 km) from the heart of the city, and Exploratorium, which is 7 mi/11.3 km away.
With so many transportation options, exploring all of Oakland is simple. Walk to nearby metro stations like 12th St - Oakland City Center Station, 19th St Station, and Lake Merritt Station. If you want to journey outside of the area, hop aboard a train from Oakland-Jack London Square Station, Emeryville Station, or Berkeley Station.