Sonora, CA, Travel Guide

Find out where to stay and what to see on a trip to Sonora, CA.


Activities
Gold Prospecting Adventures
As part of their investigation, the GA guys visited Gold Prospecting Adventures to learn about the history of the and how it was shaped by the Gold Rush. Take one of their tours to do a little prospecting of your own.
  • 18170 Main Street
  • Jamestown, CA 95327 US

Gold Prospecting Adventures

As part of their investigation, the GA guys visited Gold Prospecting Adventures to learn about the history of the and how it was shaped by the Gold Rush. Take one of their tours to do a little prospecting of your own.
18170 Main Street Jamestown, CA, US
Tuolumne County Museum
With a focus on the Gold Rush, this small museum has an impressive array of artifacts that offer visitors a glimpse at the region’s turbulent history.
  • West Bradford Ave
  • Sonora, CA 95370 US

Tuolumne County Museum

With a focus on the Gold Rush, this small museum has an impressive array of artifacts that offer visitors a glimpse at the region’s turbulent history.
West Bradford Ave Sonora, CA, US

Hotels
Black Oak Casino & Resort
This new luxury hotel and casino is located just 8 miles outside of Sonora. With 4 bars, 5 restaurants and its own bowling alley, there’s a little something for everyone.
  • 19400 Tuolumne Road North
  • Tuolumne, CA 95379 US

Black Oak Casino & Resort

This new luxury hotel and casino is located just 8 miles outside of Sonora. With 4 bars, 5 restaurants and its own bowling alley, there’s a little something for everyone.
19400 Tuolumne Road North Tuolumne, CA, US
Staff Pick
Gunn House Hotel
This restored, 3-story, historic home features all the amenities of a modern hotel, while retaining the charm of the 1800s, when it was built by the publisher of Sonora’s first newspaper.
  • 286 South Washington Street
  • Sonora, CA 95370 US

Gunn House Hotel

This restored, 3-story, historic home features all the amenities of a modern hotel, while retaining the charm of the 1800s, when it was built by the publisher of Sonora’s first newspaper.
286 South Washington Street Sonora, CA, US

Restaurants & Bars
Seven Sisters
One of the 5 restaurants at the Black Oak Casino & Resort, Seven Sisters was the Ghost Adventures crew’s favorite. Their sashimi of yellowtail and sea scallops appetizer is something that can’t be missed.
  • 19400 Tuolumne Road North
  • Tuolumne, CA 95379 US

Seven Sisters

One of the 5 restaurants at the Black Oak Casino & Resort, Seven Sisters was the Ghost Adventures crew’s favorite. Their sashimi of yellowtail and sea scallops appetizer is something that can’t be missed.
19400 Tuolumne Road North Tuolumne, CA, US
Diamondback Grill
This cozy restaurant in downtown Sonora offers great specials that change every night, as well as some of the best burgers in town.
  • 93 South Washington Street
  • Sonora, CA 95370 US

Diamondback Grill

This cozy restaurant in downtown Sonora offers great specials that change every night, as well as some of the best burgers in town.
93 South Washington Street Sonora, CA, US

Transportation
San Francisco International Airport
Two and a half hours away from Sonora, San Francisco International is the largest airport nearby. As the second-busiest airport in California, there should be no problem finding a flight that’s convenient for you.
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Photo by Justin Sullivan
  • 780 S Airport Blvd
  • San Francisco, CA 94128 US

San Francisco International Airport

Two and a half hours away from Sonora, San Francisco International is the largest airport nearby. As the second-busiest airport in California, there should be no problem finding a flight that’s convenient for you.
780 S Airport Blvd San Francisco, CA, US
Phone: +1 650-821-8211
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