- Our list of the best things to do in Novato, California, features the top 652 nearby activities — including 279 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Novato, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Food & Drink, Sights & Landmarks, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 23 things to do within the city of Novato, CA , followed by 629 popular activities in nearby cities, including San Francisco, Napa, Sonoma, Yountville, Berkeley, Glen Ellen, Petaluma, Sausalito, Richmond, Vallejo, Benicia, San Rafael, Rohnert Park, Santa Rosa, Tiburon, Martinez, Sebastopol, San Pablo, Fairfield and St. Helena
93% 80 votes
Sharp Park Golf Crse & Moris Point Road, Pacifica, CA 94044 MoreLess Info
The wetland based Mori Point offers 32 acres of revived native habitat along the rugged coastline. The terrain itself is varied, and there are multiple trails ranging from a simple half-mile walk to a more challenging mile and a half hike.
83% 72 votes
Pena Adobe Road, Vacaville, CA 95688 MoreLess Info
Locals enjoy the amenities featured at the Lagoon Valley Pena Adobe Regional Park. With options for guests that are both leisurely and active, the park offers picturesque eating areas, motorized mini cars, disc golf and hiking trails.
80% 5 votes
San Bruno City Park, 1125 Crystal Springs Road, San Bruno, CA 94096 MoreLess Info
In warm weather, San Bruno City park features its City of San Bruno Free Concerts in the Park series. Performing in the Rotary Pavilion, live brands bring a variety of music to the park including country, Motown, swing and rock.
Lagoon Valley/Pena Adobe Dog Park is a 30,000 square foot completely fenced in Dog Park. There are two double gated entrance points, permanent benches and tables in the facility along with two dog water stations and trash receptacles throughout.
93% 29 votes
1035 Castle Rock Road, Walnut Creek, CA 94596 MoreLess Info
The aptly named Shell Ridge Open Space is a 31 mile open natural area that features trails for hiking, biking, and horseback riding amid woods and grasslands. The area also encompasses a cattle ranch and picnic space.
Operated by a family, Porter-Bass Winery is a quaint winery that specializes in producing Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, and Zifandel. Visitors can schedule a tasting where they can sample the wines and learn about the wine making process.
Calistoga, California's Chateau Montelena is a venerable winery set in a stone castle. Visitors to this Napa Valley winery enjoy samples of all wines currently for sale. Chateau Montelena is also available for weddings and other special events.