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
    9.31167 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Bridge, Popular
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesHistory

    The most iconic and cool bridge. Take a ride on it, walk along the cars and enjoy the view! Be ready for the wind tho!

  • 2
    Alcatraz Island

    Alcatraz Island

    Ranked #2 overall in San Francisco things to do
    9.1543 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Tours, Classes and Rentals, Outdoors, Historic Site, Popular
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesAdventure

    Such a beautiful place it’s amazing to know how much dark history has happened inside. Audio tour was great I would definitely recommend.

  • 3
    Fisherman's Wharf

    Fisherman's Wharf

    Ranked #3 overall in San Francisco things to do
    8.2587 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Neighborhood, Popular
    Popular withFamiliesFoodiesOutdoorsy

    A staple San Fran attraction. Lots of restaurants and bars and shops to entertain anyone. They even have a big carousel that is fun for all! Definitely a must see ...

  • 4
    Pier 39

    Pier 39

    Ranked #4 overall in San Francisco things to do
    8.4391 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Shopping, Landmark, Pier, Popular
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyFoodies

    Cute but super tourist-jammed area. The sea lions are great and so is most of the food (Boudin!). Lots of little shops and souvenir places. The aquarium is fun and ...

  • 5
    AT&T Park

    AT&T Park

    Ranked #5 overall in San Francisco things to do
    9.2313 reviews
    Sports, Baseball Stadium
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyNightlife

    The game was pretty cool and the food was good. It was pretty cold since it’s right on the water, but other than that, it was a nice game.

  • 6
    Lombard Street

    Lombard Street

    Ranked #6 overall in San Francisco things to do
    8.6328 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Landmark, Popular
    Popular withFamiliesOutdoorsyAdventure

    Such a cool street! Love that you can actually drive down it. VERY steep hill just to walk up to see the street and difficult to get a good picture ...

  • 7
    Union Square

    Union Square

    Ranked #7 overall in San Francisco things to do
    8.4340 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Shopping, Landmark
    Popular withFamiliesLuxuryOutdoorsy

    Great place for a morning coffee and pastry, especially when the early spring sun warms the plaza.

  • 8
    California Academy of Sciences

    California Academy of Sciences

    Ranked #8 overall in San Francisco things to do
    9.3273 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum, Planetarium, Science Museum, Zoo or Aquarium
    Popular withFamiliesStudentsHistory

    One of the coolest places in SF and probably California. It’s a super chill science museum that features cool exhibits and fun interactive experiences. Kind of expensive so go when ...

  • 9
    Ferry Building Marketplace

    Ferry Building Marketplace

    Ranked #9 overall in San Francisco things to do
    9.0284 reviews
    Shopping, Market, Shopping Center
    Popular withFoodiesFamiliesTrendsters

    So much food, so little time. Everything smells good and tastes good and looks good. The marketplace is a feast for all the senses practically. Be aware that most of ...

  • 10
    The San Francisco Cable Car

    The San Francisco Cable Car

    Ranked #10 overall in San Francisco things to do
    9.0272 reviews
    Transportation, Popular
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureHistory

    The classic trolley cars are fun and like a living working piece of history! Good for when you are tired of walking up every hill.

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