Things to see and do - Oakland
Unmissable tourist sites
Oakland Travel guide
Oakland : Michelin's recommendations
Directly across the bay from San Francisco, linked to it by the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, bustling Oakland boasts a large and busy port, gleaming waterfront and civic-center districts, an exceptional museum and a profusion of ambitiously restored mid-19C to 20C residential and commercial buildings.
Tourist attractions Oakland : Things to see and do
2025 Broadway USA - Oakland CA 94612
This monumental movie palace (1931, Timothy Pflueger) is one of the nation's finest examples of Moderne design. The building's resplendent Art Deco detailing describes flowers, foliage, birds and people in addition to the more abstract designs typica..
1000 Skyline Blvd USA - Oakland CA 94611
Thirteen years in the making, this impressive 86,000sq ft hilltop center opened in August 2000 on 13 acres of parkland, at a cost of $76.5 million. Within are an acclaimed planetarium and theater, hands-on exhibits and science labs, and powerful tele..
311 Broadway Ave USA - Oakland CA 94607
Stretching along the busy Inner Harbor of the Oakland Estuary southeast of Broadway, this once-gritty dock area has been developed as an attractive, pedestrian-friendly complex. In addition to shops, restaurants, hotels, cinemas, a farmers' market an..
1801 Embarcadero USA - Oakland CA CA 94606
This completely non-smoking motel in Oakland, California features an outdoor hot tub with a sundeck and a 24-hour front desk. Oakland Alameda County Coliseum is 10 minutes' drive away. Rooms at the Motel 6 Oakland - Embarcadero are equipped with cab..
4801 Coliseum Way USA - Oakland CA CA 94601
Prix Prices from : 70 $
Located off Interstate 880 in Oakland, California, this pet-friendly hotel is one mile from Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum and 5 minutes from San Leandro Bay. It features free in-room Wi-Fi. Each accommodation at the Oakland Rodeway Inn and Suites ..
4919 Coliseum Way USA - Oakland CA CA 94601
Just off Highway 880, this motel is one mile from the Oracle Arena & Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum, home of the Oakland Raiders. It offers free Wi-Fi and free on-site parking. Bay Breeze Inn features cable TV with a movie channel and a private bat..
3268 Grand Ave. USA - Oakland, CA 94610
While there are no white, sandy beaches here, the soothing Grecian vibe, Greek patrons, and scrumptious bites will take you at least part of the way to the Aegean Islands. Inside, Mediterranean blues and whites color the high-arched ceiling, where a ..
4238 Park Blvd. USA - Oakland, CA 94602
Neighborhood favorite Bellanico serves up consistently good, rustic Italian fare. Large windows overlook Park Boulevard, while inside, persimmon-colored walls, wood furnishings, and an open kitchen welcome regulars. Lunches are low-key, frequented by..
384 Grand Ave. USA - Oakland, CA 94610
Thanks to its charming décor, friendly service, and flavorful cuisine, Grand Avenue Thai is a winning standout—just one block from picturesque Lake Merritt. The space is small with bright walls, fresh flowers, and colorful local artwork. Service is p..
5362 College Ave. USA - Oakland, CA 94618
With black furnishings, a dramatic staircase leading to a second-level dining room, and modern Asian art creating a chic atmosphere, this is the rare Chinese restaurant that features a décor as contemporary as its menu. At lunch, the restaurant attra..
2295 Broadway USA - Oakland, CA 94612
Picán is all business in Oakland—jamming with a corporate set at lunch and after-work cocktail clusters at dusk. The large space flaunts a bar and lounge (where you can order off the menu), and elegant dining areas with soaring ceilings and stately c..
5478 College Ave. USA - Oakland, CA 94618
A long-running small-plates icon set within the posh stores of Rockridge, À Côté nearly always requires a wait—only a handful of seats are available for reservations. But, after settling into a cozy wood table or perhaps at the granite bar, a lively,..