Quality Inn and Suites is centrally positioned with easy access to shopping, dining, recreation, museums, and local attractions. Click on the title links below to learn more about each activitie.
The only theme park in California to offer a complete water park free with admission. The park has the most kids water rides in Northern California. Also, don't miss Planet Snoopy, including a chance to visit with Charlie Brown and the rest of the Peanuts characters. The park is located at Great America Parkway between Highway 101 and Highway 237 in Santa Clara. Open April through October.
For more information, call (408) 988-1776.
Levis Stadium (located next to California's Great America)
Home of the San Francisco 49ers and the premier sports and entertainment venue in the world. Designed as a multi-use facility, the stadium an be configured for special touring events including concerts, motocross events, indoor/outdoor conferences, and other community functions.
Go visit the 49ers Museum featuring 11 unique gallery and exhibit spaces, this 20,000 square foot facility is dedicated to the 49ers past, present and future.
A beautiful, but bizarre 160-room Victorian mansion built by the Winchester heiress. Visit the estate, including the mansion, beautiful gardens, and museums, open 7 days a week. There are several different tours to choose from. The Grand Tour is a 2 hour tour and includes the Mansion, Basement Tour, and the ALL NEW Straw Labyrinth and Garden walkthrough. You can also take individual tours of each: a Mansion Tour, Basement Tour, and the Labyrinth & Garden Tour.
Seasonal Passes are available.
For more information call (408) 247-2000
Santana Row - San Jose
Santana Row is Silicon Valley’s premier destination for shopping, indoor/outdoor dining, living, working and playing. Located in Santa Clara at the hub of Silicon Valley; the home for high-tech innovation and development. With over 50 shops, 30 restaurants, and an art and indie movie house that runs independent, documentary, foreign, and art films, it's the place to go for a night on the town.
Located at 377 Santana Row, San Jose, CA 95128 on the corner of Stevens Creek Blvd and Winchester Blvd.
Great Mall, the largest indoor outlet and value shopping destination in Northern California, provides the ultimate shopping experience with more than 200 outlet and value stores ranging from jewelry to women's apparel to sporting goods. Great Mall is home to Last Call by Neiman Marcus, Coach Factory Store, Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5th, H&M, Forever 21, Abercrombie & Fitch Outlet, Gap and Michael Kors. Shoppers can dine at great restaurants including Dave & Buster's, Olive Garden Italian Restaurant and Outback Steakhouse, or catch a movie at 20 screen Century Theaters.
Located at 447 Great Mall Drive, Milpitas, CA 95035
Happy Hollow Park & Zoo has been a local tourist attraction since it opened in March 1961. Happy Hollow takes great pride and fun in educating adults and children! Through hands-on, interactive education experiences, the Education Department strives to inspire an appreciation of and concern for animals in people of all ages.
The eighth of 21 missions built in California, founded in 1777 by the Spanish Franciscans. (California Historical Landmark No. 338) Located on the grounds of picturesque Santa Clara University, Santa Clara.
For more information , call (408) 554-4023
San Jose Silicon Valley Tours & Events
See the place that changed the world! Choose a tour package and visit places like Japantown, Peralta Adobe and Fallon House, the Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum and garden, Children's Discovery Museum, San Jose Museum Of Art, the Rose Garden, and Kelley Park, which includes Happy Hollow Park and Zoo, and the Japanese Friendship Garden.
The only tours of this kind based in the South Bay.
One of the oldest adobes in California. Built about 1790, this structure was originally part of a row of houses for married Indian couples. (California Historical Landmark No. 249) (408) 246-8000
Dedicated to the Immaculate Heart of Mary, this 32- foot stainless steel sculpture is a reminder to visitors to work and pray daily for peace. Located at Our Lady of Peace Church, Santa Clara.
South Bay Historical Railroad Society Http://www.sbhrs.org/
Founded in 1985 to preserve the heritage of American railroading, the Historical Railroad Society is located in the historic Santa Clara Depot.
1005 Railroad Avenue Santa Clara, CA 95050.
Call for more information: (408) 243-3969
Discover California's Great America
Shrine of Our Lady of Peace
Santa Clara Depot - www.sbhrs.org
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