San Francisco Travel Guide

San Francisco boasts some of America's most famous foods and landmarks. Explore the diverse population that's one of America's richest and most innovative cities.


Activities
Adventure Cat Sailing Charters
Take to the water with Adventure Cat Sailing Charters and Capt. Hans Korfin for the ultimate introduction to San Francisco, a catamaran trip around the bay. During your trip, you will pass under the beautiful Golden Gate Bridge.
  • Pier 39, Dock J
  • San Francisco, CA 94129 US

Adventure Cat Sailing Charters

Take to the water with Adventure Cat Sailing Charters and Capt. Hans Korfin for the ultimate introduction to San Francisco, a catamaran trip around the bay. During your trip, you will pass under the beautiful Golden Gate Bridge.
Pier 39, Dock J San Francisco, CA, US
Phone: +1 415-777-1630
The Presidio
Visit the location of an early Spanish outpost — the Presidio. Take a tour of the fort and learn about the impact its Spanish origins have on today's city.
  • 105 Montgomery St
  • San Francisco, CA 94129 US

The Presidio

Visit the location of an early Spanish outpost — the Presidio. Take a tour of the fort and learn about the impact its Spanish origins have on today's city.
105 Montgomery St San Francisco, CA, US
Phone: +1 415-561-4323
Ghirardelli Square
Learn about one of San Francisco’s oldest and most successful brands — Ghirardelli. Watch as the master chocolatiers show you how they craft the treat.
  • 900 North Point Street
  • E100
  • San Francisco, CA 94109 US

Ghirardelli Square

Learn about one of San Francisco’s oldest and most successful brands — Ghirardelli. Watch as the master chocolatiers show you how they craft the treat.
900 North Point Street San Francisco, CA, US
Phone: +1 415-775-5500
Ferry Building Farmers Market
The perfect combination of climate and fertile soil gives rise to San Francisco’s rich and varied restaurants, some of which shop at Ferry Building Farmers Market. Yes, it’s that good!
  • 1 Ferry Building
  • San Francisco, CA 94111 US

Ferry Building Farmers Market

The perfect combination of climate and fertile soil gives rise to San Francisco’s rich and varied restaurants, some of which shop at Ferry Building Farmers Market. Yes, it’s that good!
1 Ferry Building San Francisco, CA, US
Phone: +1 415-983-8030

Hotels
The Fairmont San Francisco Hotel
A visit or stay at the Fairmont Hotel is necessary. Speak to the concierge to learn about the historic fire just 2 months before the hotel was due to open and how it became a focal point for the rebuilding of the city after the 1906 earthquake.
  • 950 Mason Street
  • San Francisco, CA 94108 US

The Fairmont San Francisco Hotel

A visit or stay at the Fairmont Hotel is necessary. Speak to the concierge to learn about the historic fire just 2 months before the hotel was due to open and how it became a focal point for the rebuilding of the city after the 1906 earthquake.
950 Mason Street San Francisco, CA, US
Phone: +1 415-772-5000

Restaurants & Bars
La Taqueria
La Taqueria is a true San Francisco institution, serving burritos in the Mission since 1973. Its burritos were recently named the best in America by ESPN’s FiveThirtyEight site.
  • 2889 Mission St
  • San Francisco, CA 94110 US

La Taqueria

La Taqueria is a true San Francisco institution, serving burritos in the Mission since 1973. Its burritos were recently named the best in America by ESPN’s FiveThirtyEight site.
2889 Mission St San Francisco, CA, US
Phone: +1 415-285-7117
The Old Ship Saloon
The Old Ship Saloon is a mysterious reminder of San Francisco’s past. The bar started in the hull of a grounded ship.
  • 298 Pacific Ave
  • San Francisco, CA 94111 US

The Old Ship Saloon

The Old Ship Saloon is a mysterious reminder of San Francisco’s past. The bar started in the hull of a grounded ship.
298 Pacific Ave San Francisco, CA, US
Phone: +1 415-788-2222
R&G Lounge
Don’t miss this acclaimed Chinatown restaurant and its deep-fried Dungeness crabs, fresh from the San Francisco Bay.
  • 631 Kearny St
  • San Francisco, CA 94108 US

R&G Lounge

Don’t miss this acclaimed Chinatown restaurant and its deep-fried Dungeness crabs, fresh from the San Francisco Bay.
631 Kearny St San Francisco, CA, US
Phone: +1 415-982-7877
Boudin Bakery
Visit one of the locations of San Francisco’s famous Boudin Bakery, popular for its sourdough, which it has been crafting the same way since 1849.
  • 160 Jefferson Street
  • San Francisco, CA 94133 US

Boudin Bakery

Visit one of the locations of San Francisco’s famous Boudin Bakery, popular for its sourdough, which it has been crafting the same way since 1849.
160 Jefferson Street San Francisco, CA, US

Transportation
San Francisco International Airport
Fly into San Francisco International Airport (SFO) from almost anywhere in the world. In less than 30 minutes, you will be in the heart of the city.
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  • 780 S Airport Blvd
  • San Francisco, CA 94128 US

San Francisco International Airport

Fly into San Francisco International Airport (SFO) from almost anywhere in the world. In less than 30 minutes, you will be in the heart of the city.
780 S Airport Blvd San Francisco, CA, US
Phone: +1 650-821-8211

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