- 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
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Vistazo Street West, Tiburon, CA 94920 MoreLess Info
A state park built around the Old St. Hilary's church, Old St. Hilary's Open Space Preserve offers extensive hiking and biking trails. The park features remarkable scenic views of the bay and surrounding wilderness.
Named for two former state politicians, Miller Knox Regional Park is a waterfront park on 307 acres which can be used for fishing, swimming and boating. The park has loop trails, picnic facilities and open green space for recreational activities.
Offering a leash free environment, Sausalito Dog Park provides ample space for dogs to jump, run and fetch. And for pet owners, there are picnic benches along with a covered gazebo to provide protection from the sun.
Established by Edith Heath in 1948, Heath Ceramics is popular as much for its quality ceramic ware as for the friendly and informative factory tours. Besides the ceramics, the store also offers glassware, jewelry, candles and a variety of tiles.
The Richmond art center has a variety of informative classes and unique exhibitions. Classes include mixed media, fiber arts, courses for kids and teens, drawing, glass, and many more opportunities to bring arts to the community.
The private sailing tours offered by Captain Chuck's Charters take you through some stunning views of San Francisco Bay including the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz and Angel Island. The captain, an experienced mariner, is friendly and well-informed. The yachts are well-maintained and insured.
99% 262 votes
310 Harbor Drive, Sausalito, CA 94966 MoreLess Info
Guest can experience sailing charters on the San Francisco bay with Captain Kirk's Sailing Adventures - Private Tours. They offer three professionally maintained yachts, the 50-foot Santa Cruz, the 50-foot Gulf Star, and the 36-foot Soverel.