Find your way to San Jose, and explore the third-largest city in the state of California. Nicknamed the Capital of Silicon Valley in the 1990s, San Jose is or has been home to a number of dot-com headquarters such as Facebook, Google, Apple, Netflix, and Intel. Just minutes from Mineta San Jose International Airport is downtown San Jose—a quick cab ride away or hop on the Valley Transportation Authority (VTA) Light Rail.
After checking into your hotel, explore the heart of this lively city by taking to the streets of downtown San Jose. Check out the San Pedro Square Market where you can sample authentic flavors and cuisines from around the globe, or eat your way through the city's cultural neighborhoods to taste authentic Vietnamese, Greek, and Indian food.
For family-friendly amusements, experience Monopoly in the Park, a life-size version (930 square feet) of the infamous board game. Tour the Tech Museum of Innovation, a 132,000-square-foot museum that offers hands-on experiences and one-of-a-kind programs in science and cutting-edge technology.
If you're looking for outdoor excursions, San Jose is nestled among picturesque mountains, ancient redwood forests, and of course has access to the Pacific. Take a stroll through the San Jose Municipal Rose Garden or find hiking and biking trails for all experience levels at Alum Rock Park and Castle Rock State Park.
From world-class shopping to the glamorous San Jose nightlife to local music performances, your upcoming trip to San Jose and the San Francisco Bay Area will be nothing short of a spectacular time!