Oakland in Alameda County, California is a major port city in the West Coast. With a population of more than 406,000, it is the eighth largest city in the state. Oakland also serves as a trade center and a major transportation hub for the entire Bay Area Region. Because of these and more, the city is considered one of the top North American cities to visit. Now is a great time to explore the city with a bus charter in Oakland, California.
You can start off be exploring the city's significant art scene. In fact, Oakland has been named one of America's top 12 art communities and the arts mecca of the West Coast. You can also find a concentration of art venues in Downtown Oakland, Uptown, Chinatown, Old Oakland, and Jack London Square. Of course, these areas and districts also have a bunch of retail stores, specialty shops, and restaurants where you can shop and eat.
Museums and galleries in the city include the African American Museum and Library, City of Oakland/State of California Craft and Cultural Arts Gallery, Creative Growth Art Center, Mills College Art Museum, Museum of Children's Art, and Oakland Art Gallery, among many others.
Do not forget to visit the Oakland Museum of California, which combines art, history, and natural sciences in its exhibits of art works, historical artifacts, natural specimens, ethnographic objects, and photographs.
Other shopping and dining districts where you are sure to have a unique shopping and dining experience include 25th Street Collective, City Center, College Avenue-Rockridge, Fruitvale, Grand Ave - Lakeshore, and Montclair Village.
You can also ask your bus charter in Oakland, California to take you to music, theater and dance venues and institutions like the Oakland East Bay Symphony, Oakland Ballet Company, East Side Arts Alliance Cultural Center, the Paramount Theatre, Woodminster Amphitheater, and Oakland Metro Opera House.
If you are traveling with kids, make sure to take them to places like the Oakland Zoo, the Chabot Space and Science Center, and Children's Fairyland theme park. Oakland also has parks where the kids and the rest of the family can run around, enjoy the playgrounds, have a picnic, and do outdoor activities like hiking, biking, and horseback riding.
The city has teams in professional basketball, baseball, and football. There's the Golden State Warriors of the NBA, which plays its home games at the Oracle Arena. Then there's the Oakland Athletics of Major League Baseball and the Oakland Raiders of the NFL, both of which play their home games at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum.
You can also take your bus charter in Oakland, California to some of the city's spectacular gardens, arboretums and botanical centers. There's the Morcom Rose Garden, the Bonsai Garden at Lake Merritt, Huckleberry Botanic Regional Preserve, William Joseph McInnes Botanic Garden and Campus Arboretum, and Joseph Knowland State Arboretum and Park.
We have well-maintained buses and professional drivers to take care of your transportation needs.