Discover the top Things To Do In Palo Alto, CA
Explore the best of Palo Alto just moments from our hotel, from the charming boutiques and specialty shops in downtown to historic sights. Catch a concert at the Shoreline Amphitheatre in nearby Mountain View. Spend the day with the family on thrilling amusement rides at California's Great America. Take a campus tour of Stanford University. Or check out the shopping and coastal California cuisine at eateries in downtown Menlo Park, just minutes away.
Downtown Palo Alto
Spend some time in this charming neighborhood with tree-lined streets, inviting cafés, quaint boutiques, and an exhilarating nightlife. This historic district is in the heart of Silicon Valley and is only minutes from our hotel.
Stanford Medical Center features Stanford Hospital & Clinics, the Stanford School of Medicine, and the Lucile Packard Children's Hospital. The center is located less than one mile from Best Western Plus Riviera.
One of the most well-respected and renowned institutions of higher education, Stanford University features a stunning campus - from Hoover Tower to the Rodin Sculpture Garden. Experience it all through a free one-hour tour led by well-versed students.
This state-of-the-art theater is one of the largest tent structures found anywhere in the world. Shoreline Amphitheatre, in nearby Mountain View, is host to top acts like Maroon 5, Kenny Chesney, Counting Crows, Cheryl Crow, and Coldplay, every year.
The Stanford Shopping Center
Enjoy world-class shopping at the upscale Stanford Shopping Center in Palo Alto, California. Experience over 100 stores, including Brooks Brothers and Louis Vitton in a spectacular setting highlighted by gardens and incredible sculptures by local artists.
California's Great America
Discover a wide range of rides for both thrill seekers and families with little ones. Get your fun on at Nickelodeon Central, Boomerang Bay, and live shows starring the hottest hip-hop dancers and the coolest ice skaters.
The Horse Park at Woodside
Located on 272 oak tree-filled acres, this exceptional venue features top cross-country jumping courses, a complete set of schooling stadium jumps, and numerous trails joining the region-wide Woodside Trail Club network.