The Best Things to Do in Mountain ViewNamed for its views of the Santa Cruz Mountains, Mountain View is a vibrant Silicon Valley city. Located a few miles from Cupertino, Sunnyvale, Palo Alto, and Santa Clara, this tech-savvy city offers a dynamic culture with fun things to do, from outdoor adventures to a cool dining scene.. Explore leafy urban parks, golf courses, biking trails, and college campuses..
See a concert under the stars at Shoreline Amphitheatre, ride coasters at California's Great America, and discover the cool art scene at the Mountain View Art & Wine Festival. If you're a techie, tour the Google HQ campus and the Computer History Museum. If shopping is your thing, head to downtown Mountain View with eclectic boutiques, vintage shops, and restaurants with outdoor dining, all minutes from Hotel Vue.