Auburn is a small town in California with activities and attractions for every family member, whether it be golfing, shopping, hiking, or wine tasting. Auburn is also a prime vacation destination because of its’ proximity to popular Californian cities, including San Jose, San Francisco, and Sacramento.
If you’re a wine lover, make sure to go wine tasting at the wineries along the Placer County Wine Trail. After sampling some of California’s best wines, explore some of Auburn’s local art galleries, such as Old Town Art Gallery. For shopping, the two main areas are Old Town Auburn and Downtown Auburn. Auburn also has several golf courses, including Dark Hose Golf Course and Gator Creek Golf Course. You can also go hiking, biking, and fishing at the Hidden Falls Regional Park, which is 1,200 acres. If you’re a history buff, check out the Gold Country Museum or the Bernard Museum. For fine dining, try eating dinner at Carpe Vino.
If you’re looking for a day trip that’s not too far, try going to Sacramento. Sacramento is only a half hour drive from Auburn. In Sacramento you can see Gold Rush exhibits at the Old Sacramento State Historic Park and you can learn about California’s history at the California State Capitol Museum. If you want to eat dinner by the water, try going to Crawdad’s River Cantina or Alamar Restaurant & Marina. Another city you can visit in California is San Jose, which is about a two and half hour drive depending on traffic. Check out the Tech Museum of Innovation and the San Jose Flea Market. Lastly, you can take a day trip to San Francisco, which is approximately a two-hour drive from Auburn. Walk around Golden Gate Park, ride a cable car around the city, and eat your way through the Ferry Building Marketplace. You can also go to Alcatraz, visit the Musee Mecanique, or see a Giants game at AT&T Park.
Auburn has a few hotels for you to choose from, including Super 8, Holiday Inn, and Motel 6. If you want more space and amenities, there are also many large houses available for rent. Some houses even have pools, large spas, and fireplaces. Wherever you choose to stay, Tripping can help you compare all of the rentals in the area by price, ratings, reviews, and more. Book your Auburn vacation rental today!
While staying in Auburn, you can ride the Auburn Transit buses. The fare is $1 and it is free to transfer to a different line. Note that the Auburn Transit can connect you to other routes, such as the Placer County Transit and the Capital Corridor Train, at the Auburn Conheim Multimodal Station.
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