About Sacramento


Let's have a look around into background of Sacramento
  • County: Sacramento
  • State: California
  • Country: United States
  • Latitude: 38.575764
  • Longitude: -121.478851
  • Time zone: Pacific Time Zone
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -8 hours

Weather in Sacramento

  • Climate: Hot Summer Mediterranean Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: April to June

Location

Sacramento is the capital city of the US State of California located in the Northern portion of the state. Sacramento has a total population of 485,000 (2016 Census).

Distance from Sacramento center to Airport

Sacramento International Airport is an important airport which connects the city to all the continents. It has served more than 10 million passengers in 2016.

Driving Distance: 12 miles / 19 km

Driving Time: 14 Minutes

Languages: English followed by Spanish.

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Sacramento International Airport
  • Rail: Amtrak
  • Road: Bus: Greyhound Lines

Customs and Tipping

  • For Restaurants and Bars:
    • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.
  • For Hotels:
    • Room Service: $5 Minimum
    • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
    • Concierge: Between $5 - $25
  • Valet Parking:
    • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Folsom,
  • Rocklin,
  • Granite Bay

Emergency Contact Numbers in Sacramento city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
  • Railroad: 1 800 872 7245 (Amtrak)
  • Airport: +1 916 929 5411 (Sacramento International Airport)
  • Hospital: +1 916 887 0000 (Sutter Medical Center)

Events

Let’s step into extensive list of To Dos in Sacramento

  • Sacramento Music Festival
  • Sacramento Pride
  • Farm-to-Folk Festival

Tourist Attractions

  • Sutter's Fort
  • Old Sacramento State Historic Park
  • California State Capitol

Theatre & Concerts

  • Community center Theatre
  • Wells Fargo Pavilion
  • Memorial Auditorium

Visit Top Restaurants in Sacramento

  • Biba
  • The Fire House
  • Tower Cafe

Top Shopping Centers in Sacramento

  • Arden Fair
  • Midway Antique Mall
  • Country Club Plaza

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Crocker Art Museum
  • Latino Center of Art and Culture
  • William Land Park

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Any Dog – Pink's Hot Dogs
  • Godmother – Bay Cities
  • Poke – Sweetfin Poke

Sports Club

  • Sacramento River Cats – Baseball
  • Sacramento Republic FC – Soccer
  • Sacramento Kings – Basketball

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: $ 1.67
  • Taxi: $ 4 (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): $ 1696.43
  • Cheap meal: $ 15
  • Gasoline: $ 0.72 / litre
  • 3 course meal: $ 45
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