Vallejo (for Napa Valley), California, USA
Vallejo is the largest city in Solano County, California, United StatesIt is located in the San Francisco Bay Area on the northeastern shore of San Pablo Bay, between San Francisco and Sacramento. It is situated 15 minutes from the Napa and Sonoma wine countries.
Just minutes away from the waterfront is the Jelly Belly Candy Company and Anheuser-Busch Brewery, unique shopping, Infineon Raceway, Angel Island State Park and the landmark city of San Francisco, PIER 39 - which can be accessed by a scenic ferry cruise leaving directly from Vallejo.
Things to See & Do
* Six Flags Discovery Kingdom Theme Park
* Mare Island Naval Shipyard and Historic park
* Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum
* Anheuser-Busch Brewery Tour
* Jelly Belly Candy Company
Cruise Season – May - October
Currency - United States Dollar (USD)
Language - English
Land Area – 126.3 km²
Population – 118,000 approx
Electricity – 2 perpendicular flat pins USA style or with a round pin below
Time - GMT minus eight hours
International Country Telephone Code - 1
Port Location – Ferry service runs from a terminal on Mare Island Strait to San Francisco, through Vallejo Transit's BayLink division.
Travel Links - Vallejo is accessible from elsewhere in the SF Bay Area by way of Hwy 37, Hwy 29, and I-80.
Vallejo can be reached from SF (or vice versa) by the Vallejo Baylink Ferry (Terminal is at the intersection of Georgia St and Mare Island Parkway). The ferry runs about hourly. Baylink also runs the #80 Bus line from York & Marin Sts to the El Cerrito Del Norte BART station.
Vine bus, Route 10, connects Vallejo to the Napa Valley as far north as Calistoga.