San Ramon is considered one of the most desirable living areas in the Bay Area because of its scenic beauty. Mount Diablo, quite the majestic mountain, can be viewed from anywhere in the city. For the outdoor enthusiast, Las Trampas sprawls over 5,342 acres of wilderness. Its trail system lets hikers, bikers and horseback riders explore its picturesque allure. Don’t forget your binoculars for some excellent bird watching! Spend the afternoon exploring Tri-Valley’s vast array of wineries. As one of California’s oldest wine regions, visitors can enjoy award-winning wine and breathtaking views of more than 5,000 acres of rolling vineyards. For some rest and relaxation, popular beaches are just a little over an hour’s drive. As for famous cities, you can choose between San Francisco, San Jose and Santa Cruz. If you’re searching for a destination a little closer to San Ramon with a unique local flavor, you may enjoy San Rafael. You can spend a morning browsing through its many art galleries such as the Garzoli Gallery, Art Works Downtown and the Aurora Arts Studio.