Things to do in San Francisco

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    Golden Gate Bridge

    Golden Gate Bridge

    Ranked #1 overall in San Francisco things to do
    1146 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Bridge, Popular
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesHistory

    Although we mis-timed our trip and couldn't go for a bike ride across the bridge, the views were stunning from the view points near Sacilito.

  • 2
    Alcatraz Island

    Alcatraz Island

    Ranked #2 overall in San Francisco things to do
    531 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Tours, Classes and Rentals, Outdoors, Historic Site, Popular
    Popular withHistoryAdventureFamilies

    The walking audio tour is great! They did such a good job navigating you through the prison while you listen to actual inmates and guards that were at the prison. ...

  • 3
    Fisherman's Wharf

    Fisherman's Wharf

    Ranked #3 overall in San Francisco things to do
    582 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Neighborhood, Popular
    Popular withFoodiesFamiliesOutdoorsy

    Always busy, but I always like the feel here. Great place for souvenirs, but don't forget to check out the native sea lions.

  • 4
    Pier 39

    Pier 39

    Ranked #4 overall in San Francisco things to do
    384 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Landmark, Pier, Popular
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyFoodies

    Absolutely great food, great shopping, don't forget to stop by the hat store. Bubblegum's one of my favorite restaurants say hi to the seals for me

  • 5
    AT&T Park

    AT&T Park

    Ranked #5 overall in San Francisco things to do
    313 reviews
    Sports, Baseball Stadium
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyAdventure

    Attending a Giant's game is probably the MOST "Bay-Area-Thing" you can do. Love going to games for the atmosphere - fun crowd, great beer selection, and amazing food spots. Venture ...

  • 6
    Lombard Street

    Lombard Street

    Ranked #6 overall in San Francisco things to do
    320 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Landmark, Popular
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyAdventure

    As impressive as the pictures. However you don't need too much time to visit.

  • 7
    Union Square

    Union Square

    Ranked #7 overall in San Francisco things to do
    337 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Shopping, Landmark
    Popular withFamiliesLuxuryOutdoorsy

    I loved this neighborhood in the past, but think there's too many homeless now.

  • 8
    California Academy of Sciences

    California Academy of Sciences

    Ranked #8 overall in San Francisco things to do
    271 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum, Planetarium, Science Museum, Zoo or Aquarium
    Popular withFamiliesStudentsHistory

    Amazing place! Overwhelming amount of things to do and see. Lots of school trips going on and kids running around. They have amazing aquarium and rainforest exhibits that make you ...

  • 9
    Ferry Building Marketplace

    Ferry Building Marketplace

    Ranked #9 overall in San Francisco things to do
    281 reviews
    Shopping, Market, Shopping Center
    Popular withFoodiesFamiliesTrendsters

    Good place to go explore indoors. Lot of places to eat and get coffee. The view outside is nice.

  • 10
    Riding a Cable Car

    Riding a Cable Car

    Ranked #10 overall in San Francisco things to do
    266 reviews
    Transportation, Popular
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureHistory

    Such a unique experience especially on some of the crazier hills. A must do at least once

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