Drink in the sights of San Francisco at iconic Pier 39, a bustling festival marketplace of over 110 stores, restaurants, and attractions. Enjoy your day with gorgeous views of the bay, Golden Gate Bridge, the city skyline, and Alcatraz Island as a backdrop. Check out the premier bay attractions or hop aboard a cruise for some relaxed sightseeing. Those wanting to escape the hustle and bustle of big city life can venture out to Golden Gate Park. Enjoy over a thousand acres of lush gardens, towering California redwoods, and man made attractions. Picnic on the gorgeously maintained grounds, stop in at museums, put the kids on an old-fashioned carousal, and even see a paddock of bison and buffalo. Bring along your camera and capture all the memories at this fun filled hot spot. Don't just catch a glimpse of Alcatraz Island from a distance. Hop on a tour boat and walk the famous facility you've heard about and seen in movies. Hear the lore; walk through the prison, and on your way out check out the shorebirds that claim Alcatraz as their breeding ground.
Looking for something uniquely San Franciscan? Check out San Francisco's Castro District, the world-famous gay mecca. Learn the history, dine at one of its many cafes, and enjoy its one of a kind vibrancy. Not quite your speed? How about Fisherman's Wharf, a family friendly place where the kids can see fishermen at work, visit with sea lions, and stop in at silly museums. Up for something unusual? Visit the world-famous Lombard St., dubbed America's "crookedest" road for good reason. While you're at it, try one of San Francisco's many scenic stairways built into its rolling hills. Whatever kind of memorable vacation you're trying to create, San Francisco's got what it takes to make it happen.