Silicon Valley
What is, and where is Silicon Valley?

Silicon Valley Map

The Silicon Valley is the southern part of the San Francisco Bay Area in Northern California.
encompassing many communities described below. The term 'Silicon Valley' refers to
regions large number of silicon chip manufacturers, and came to be known
as the high-tech Capitol of the World. Known throughout the World
as the leading high-tech hub because of the unique number
and caliber of engineers, computer scientists
venture capitalists & innovators.

A list of most Silicon Valley hotels

Towns, cities and communities within and near the region called Silicon Valley

Los Altos Hills - residential community 5mi So of Stanford University
A vibrant community where many of the movers and shakers in the valley call home.

Los Gatos - A small charming village on the edge of San Jose
a favorite upscale community where many of the upper level Silicon Valley crowd live, and play.

Mountain View, home to google and many other top ranked companies and a young urban population.

Palo Alto - home to Stanford Shopping Center / Stanford Medical Center
A favorite very upscale town with an urban, yet small town feel. Great restaurants and shopping!

Redwood City
A small mountain community. Many titans of Silicon Valley
call this lovely community home.

Sunnyvale - Heart of Silicon Valley
Sunnyvale is a city in Santa Clara County, California, United States.
One of the major cities that make up the Silicon Valley located in the San Francisco Bay

San Jose

Campbell ... Cupertino ... Fremont ... Menlo Park ... Milpitas ... Monte Sereno ... Morgan Hill ,,, Newark
County of San Mateo ... San Carlos ... Santa Clara ... County of Santa Clara ... Union City

Closest Beach Communities to the Silicon Valley

Santa Cruz County - aprox. 25 miles from San Jose is the favorite Beach Playground for the Silicon Valley crowd.
and Capitola Village by the Sea, is one of the county's most charming beach towns with a
a vibrant surf culture, great restaurants and a really fun place to be.


A list of Silicon Valley hotels
See town, city or communities above for more lodging options.

Return to Main Index