Autodesk Summer Offsite



Shikha Chopra

Group Notes

Group size: 10
Arrival date: Summer
Notes:  San Francisco Bay Area

Group Logistics

Location: San Francisco based
Range: Santa Cruz, Coastal California

Offsiter Field REport

We've highlighted these activities based on your teams unique DNA and strategic objectives. Itineraries can be customized based on specific dates, group size, budget, and availability. 

Spend an active day on the bay.

Get outside and enjoy the weather.



San Francisco Hike

San Francisco Sea forager tours 

Head to Santa Cruz for a unique experience.

Start with something active, then wrap up the day making custom Autodesk tiedye shirts.  

Brew Cruz



Firebase Tyedye Shirts

Arts, crafts, and pizza in and around San Francisco

Start with some arts and crafts, and then jump on a ferry for an afternoon of pizza and bocce on the bay

Make something at Wood Thumb

Build a succulent masterpiece

Go crazy at Color Factory

Pizza and Bocce on the bay

Food and Wine in San Francisco. 

Another option in the worlds best city.

Brew & Wine Tours

Avital Food Tours

Ramen Making Class

Dogpatch Wine Tasting

Head to Napa for an afternoon of food and wine. 

Start with a custom food tour or cooking class, and then jump on a bike, or go for a private wine class. 

Rooted Fork Food Tours

Cooking Class

napa Valley Bike Tour

Wine & Cocktail classes

Recommendations for Santa Cruz California and the surrounding coast.

Here are some handcrafted recommendations for an overnight event. A range of options across a variety of price points. Availability not guaranteed. Price and packages to be finalized with provider.

Dream Inn 

Santa Cruz’s only beachfront hotel, the four-star Dream Inn offers something for everyone. Monterey Bay sunsets from your private balcony, surfing and paddle-boarding on world-famous Cowell Beach, easy access to historic Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.

Seascape Resort

For a spectacular Santa Cruz vacation, a visit to Seascape Beach Resort in Aptos, California, is like having your own beach home with all the amenities of a four-diamond resort.


Take a deep breath and settle in for a time of serene relaxation, reflection and rejuvenation. Celebrated as Monterey Peninsula's "Refuge by the Sea" - Asilomar State Beach and Conference Grounds is a breathtakingly gorgeous 107 acres of ecologically diverse beachfront land. 

Carmel Highlands Hyatt

Nestled upon a scenic clifftop overlooking the stunning Big Sur coast, Hyatt Carmel Highlands has been welcoming guests since 1917. This luxurious Carmel hotel near Monterey, CA offers an exemplary guest experience with impeccable service, world-class dining and breathtaking views.

The Inn at Spanish Bay

Nestled among majestic Monterey pines—and fronted by a Scottish-style links golf course that touches some of the most breathtaking coastline in the world—The Inn at Spanish Bay is an idyllic retreat.


From educational training with the latest technology, to unique on-site teambuilding, Chaminade Resort & Spa provides the perfect environment for a productive and distraction free conference getaway. Meetings are distinctively different at Chaminade Resort & Spa.


Costanoa offers your group more than meeting space and guest rooms. They are committed to creating a memorable experience with unique adventures and activities for groups who have never settled for the ordinary. 

Carmel Valley Ranch

While Carmel Valley Ranch has been a favorite getaway spot for decades, the resort reimagined itself as something more than a traditional escape. Because of its amazing location, they've had the opportunity to create something truly unique—a place dedicated to the idea of play.

Bernadus Lodge

Charming. Intimate. Comfortable. The serene character of Bernardus Lodge & Spa echoes an authentic Wine Country retreat. The Carmel resort nurtures a relaxing escape from the bustle of life—to calm and revitalize all of the senses, providing the finest resort experience of all Carmel Valley hotels.

Cavallo Point

From a hillside perch above historic Fort Baker, Cavallo Point's contemporary hotel rooms and guest suites combine environmental sensitivity with modern style. Many feature sweeping views of the Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco Bay.