California Gold Country
Spend the Night in the Historic Gold Country of California
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Take a ‘Step Back in Time’ and experience the history of California! We will visit an unchanged 1850’s mining town of Columbia and its memories. A short distance from the modern San Francisco bay area, we will see a slice of California’s history of the famous gold rush. We will enjoy rustic, historic hotels, a "three star restaurant" with gourmet dining, have an opportunity to ride in a stagecoach and /or pan for gold (upon availability and weather) and have time for exploring and shopping on your own.

Tour Highlights include:

Local docent-led walking tour of Columbia

One night stay in authentic and rustic, historic hotels
Theater show or special local entertainment after dinner show for group and local wine tasting with area expert
Gold mine tour
Meals – One full breakfast, one lunch, one dinner
Roundtrip transportation
Professional tour guide
Visit California’s longest covered bridge, Cowboy Museum and Hershey’s Gift shop

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Great for team building or meeting getaways! Reserve space for social dancing such as salsa, swing or square dancing.... We will arrange variations for your group - let us know what your requests are.



The Fine Print
The Conditions and Responsibilities for Silicon Valley Adventures are detailed in a separate document and sent at time of reservation. Your signature and deposit payment indicate that you have read, understand and agree to the Conditions & Responsibilities. Minimum of 34 people required.


Additional tours available of the Bay Area and surrounding areas.
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Use of photos permitted by the City Hotel in Columbia

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