Hotel Mira Vista – Explore the UC Botanical Garden

December 15, 2017
Category: Tourist Attractions

Berkeley, California is best known for its rich University history, but there is an abundance of shops, parks with hiking and bicycle trails, gorgeous views of the ocean, bridges and surrounding cities, such as San Francisco and Oakland. Berkeley is a great location for technology lovers and nature enthusiasts alike. During your stay, be sure to stop by the UC Botanical Garden on the UC Berkeley campus.

UC Botanical Garden

Established in 1890 by E. L. Greene, the first chairman of the Department of Botany at UC Berkeley, this 34-acre beautiful botanical garden is one of the most diverse landscapes in the world. It contains over 10,000 types of plants, including several rare and endangered species. The garden features nine regions of naturalistic plantings from Italy to South Africa, and a major collection of California native plants, and is organized geographically. Enjoy guided tours, self-guided tours, summer camps, field trips, workshops and other exhibitions as well as an amazing opportunity for beautiful photography at this alluring location.

Hotel Mira Vista

Located next to Berkeley, El Cerrito, and Oakland, Hotel Mira Vista is near the University, local shops, restaurants and local attractions, and provides easy access to neighboring cities or bridges allowing you to travel across the Bay. Hotel Mira Vista provides guests with premium amenities, friendly staff, a non-smoking environment and restaurant delivery service for convenience. Book direct for lowest rates at