Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, California

112 Mentions on Trippy

John F Kennedy Dr & Transverse Dr

San Francisco, CA 94121

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(415) 831-2700

http://www.golden-gate-park.com

  • 7 mentions in Best activities for kids

    • Sandra M.

      Sandra M. said, "...The Embarcadero . Walking around Fisherman's Wharf and http://www.madametussauds.com/SanFrancisco/ and Ghiradelli Square for ice cream. The National Academy of Sciences in Golden Gate Park, also the Japanese Tea Garden . San Francisco Chinatown is fun, too. There are many more activities such..." See More

    • Victor Z.

      Victor Z. said, "...good walk. Bay Area Discovery Museum - just across the Golden Gate Bridge . Super fun for kids of all ages. Golden Gate Park- specifically the carousel and slides park...." See More

    • Chad D.

      Chad D. said, "...Depends on the age, but Google these: Exploratorium California Academy of Sciences Koret Children’s Quarter ( Golden Gate Park) Yerba Buena Gardens (Downtown)..." See More

    • Alicia B.

      Alicia B. said, "...the best place is the Golden Gate Park, they can run play, skate, ride in their bikes or visit any of the great museums: the De Young Museum (art) and specially the California Academy of Sciences. there is a Japanese Tea Garden,..." See More

    • Steven C.

      Steven C. said, "... Golden Gate Park is huge & full of adventures (rent bikes, ride horses, paddle boats, beach, etc)..." See More

    • Alyssa R.

      Alyssa R. said, "... Golden Gate Park is full of activities. Try the California Academy of Sciences. Or the brand new Exploratorium on The Embarcadero...." See More

    • Tom B.

      Tom B. said, "...How old are they? What dates? There are lots of playgrounds, House of Air , Circus Center , paddle boats in Golden Gate Park, Church of 8 Wheels (disclaimer: I'm involved in that one), ......" See More

  • 7 mentions in What I can't miss in San Francisco in 4 days?

    • Caroline D.

      Caroline D. said, "...bank. Haight-Ashbury. Quintessential San Francisco. Visit Club Deluxefor live music and the best greyhounds in town. (cash only)Bike or walk around Golden Gate Park. There are gardens, museums, people-watching. Lands End. On of the best in-city hikes. Beautiful views, great hike. End..." See More

    • Phil L.

      Phil L. said, "...days you won't see everything that the city has to offer. Here a few ideas, the Japanese Tea Garden located in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco Ferry Bldgat the foot of Market St. North Beach and Coit Tower which is the Italian..." See More

    • Kristi ..

      Kristi .. said, "...and then ride the cable car at Powell Street station. Visit Whole Foods and pick up some lunch and dine in Golden Gate Park. Dinner on Union Street or in Hayes Valley or the Fillmore. Visit the Mission and have delicious Mexican..." See More

    • Sean K.

      Sean K. said, "...Fisherman's Wharf is fun; touristy, but fun. It's a nice place to visit, but I never eat there. Golden Gate Park is pleasant. Even if it's foggy, it's fun. The Golden Gate Bridge is iconic, and for good reason. If you enjoy architecture..." See More

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...to bridge views at the top of Twin Peaks Check out the De Young Museum or California Academy of Sciences inside Golden Gate Park. The Conservatory of Flowers is beautiful too!Explore Hayes Valley, North Beach, Mission District Scope out boutiques on Union..." See More

    • Dave S.

      Dave S. said, "...If you happen to be in SF on a glorious beautiful day, there is nothing better than jogging, biking, or walking Golden Gate Park all the way from the Japanese Gardens to the seashore. You can ride public transit to get there. San..." See More

    • Zafer Y.

      Zafer Y. said, "...Golden Gate Bridge Napa Good coffee shops (Fourbarrel Coffee,The Mill) Golden Gate Park (Museums)..." See More

  • 6 mentions in Free things to do in San Francisco?

    • Andy H.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Andy H. said, "...has a good piece on SF. http://www.nytimes.com/2010/03/14/travel/14frugalSF.html As for specific things and places, here's a short list of things I like: Golden Gate Park- The De Young Museum, Japanese Tea Garden, Conservatory of Flowers, and California Academy of Sciences all have free..." See More

    • Cara W.

      Cara W. said, "...want to get a little farther afield and away from the more touristy areas, you can find rental bikes and hit Golden Gate Park and Ocean Beach, or across the Golden Gate Bridge to Sausalito (a bit of a workout!). Or catch the..." See More

    • Caroline D.

      Caroline D. said, "...Park sitting: Dolores Park, Fort Mason, Golden Gate Park; Presidio; Alta Vista (Full House) Hikes: Lands End; anything in the Marin Headlands Food trucks: Off the grid. Sundays are best, but Thursday nights are great if it's not too cold Drive bars:..." See More

    • Patrick R.

      Patrick R. said, "...Go to the top of Twin Peaks for incredible views. Hang out in Golden Gate Park. Go to Dolores Park and check out the Painted Ladies (the houses from the opening credits of Full House). Learn about the history of cable cars..." See More

    • mary t.

      mary t. said, "...Lots of free things to do! My two favorites are going to Golden Gate Park and Walking Across the Golden Gate Bridge! It's also fun to walk through San Francisco Chinatown...." See More

    • Peter R.

      Peter R. said, "...Check out one of the many parks like Golden Gate Park. walking the Golden Gate Bridge is also for free. Walk along Fisherman's Wharf or go to Union Square. At the top of Macy's is a Cheesecake Factory, where you have a..." See More

  • 4 mentions in Looking for 2-3 cheap, and fun activities in the SF area

    • Debbie L.

      Debbie L. said, "...the top. Very pretty view for very minimal effort.Along Crissy Field is a really nice walk.Go to Haight-Ashbury and walk through Golden Gate Park. In Oakland, I enjoy wandering around Old Oakland during around brunch time and perusing for food. Then I..." See More

    • Karen R.

      Karen R. said, "...1. Rent bikes and ride around Golden Gate Park 2. Explore the Haight (upper and lower) on foot. Lots of street art, small shops, etc. Great architecture too 3. On a clear day, head to the top of Twin Peaks for a great..." See More

    • Amy M.

      Amy M. said, "...to me, the ride itself is worth it).4) Walk across the Golden Gate Bridge. It's so beautiful!5) Take a stroll around Golden Gate Park; LOTS to see there. The Japanese Gardens are pretty.6) At the end of the day, head to the..." See More

    • jane w.

      jane w. said, "... Golden Gate Park. Walking Lombard Street and walking through Golden Gate Bridge. Zero money needed...." See More

  • 3 mentions in Top things to see in San Francisco & San Jose?

    • Phil L.

      Phil L. said, "...to Fisherman's Wharf or take the Hyde Street Line, I think the better views are on the Hyde St Line. Visiting Golden Gate Park especially the Japanese Tea Garden would make my list, and the third would be to walk across the Golden..." See More

    • Michael M.

      Michael M. said, "...can take a view of Lombard St. (Crookedest Street), San Francisco Chinatown (Savor the meals), Top view of the Embarcadero. 3. Golden Gate Park- Here you have the Museums (De Young Museum and California Academy of Sciences - with an awesome Planetarium),..." See More

    • David D.

      David D. said, "...ahead of time), the piers along the Embarcadero Center (Pier 39 being the most known - kind of tourist trap though), Golden Gate Park is beautiful and the golden gate bridge which is a must (from Conzelman Rd the view of the bridge..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Weekend ideas for a long weekend in San Francisco?

    • Debbie L.

      Debbie L. said, "...Bridge. You can also walk across it. It's typically an all-day thing, though, if you can allot the time for it. Golden Gate Park There are tons to photograph here because it's a huge park! de Young Museum is beautiful on the outside..." See More

    • Oleg K.

      Oleg K. said, "...other picnic treats at Oakville Grocery , and do some wine tasting. See if there's Shakespeare in the Park playing at Golden Gate Park, or take in the Aquarium or de Young Museum . Have fun!..." See More

    • Nitin G.

      Nitin G. said, "...Obvious answer is Golden Gate Park, Golden Gate Bridge , Ocean Beach , Crissy Field picnic Twin Peaks in the night - I would recommend and hope it's not foggy..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Attractions in San Francisco for Honeymoon

    • Bernard F.

      Bernard F. said, "...because it's usually the coldest part of the cityRowboat or paddleboat in Stow LakeOf course, walk across Golden Gate BridgeWalk through Golden Gate Park or rent some bikes, if you're there on a Sunday they close the park to automobile trafficWhile you're in..." See More

    • Edward G.

      Edward G. said, "...Here are just a few. Go walking around in Golden Gate Park. There are lots of trails and gardens to get lost in, such as the Japanese Tea Garden. Gradually make your way west to the coast. Hang a right and go..." See More

    • Emi D.

      Emi D. said, "...(you can drive) and take in the best view of the city. Get a Twirl & Dip ice cream cone in Golden Gate Park, and make sure to see the Bay Bridge lights at night. Have fun! You can see more on..." See More

  • 3 mentions in What are the top 5 can't miss tourist attractions in S.F.?

    • Konrad W.

      Konrad W. said, "...Oakland, Sausalito, Tiburon, and other destinations across the bay frequently arrive and depart here as well. Three honorable mentions are the Golden Gate Park, the Painted Ladies in Alamo Square and Alcatraz. More importantly, the food and wine are incredible throughout the..." See More

    • Fritzi L.

      Fritzi L. said, "...the Embarcadero Center and in a few hours you can see the whole city: Golden Gate Bridge, Cliff House, Ocean Beach, Golden Gate Park, Twin Peaks, the Castro, Civic Center, Union Square, San Francisco Chinatown, North Beach. Once you have seen the..." See More

    • Peter D.

      Peter D. said, "... Golden Gate Park is truly a national treasure. The De Young Museum is world class...." See More

  • 3 mentions in safe neighborhhoods convenient to attractions

    • Ed H.

      Ed H. said, "...one of the Blue Bottle Coffee locations, Philz Coffee, Sightglass Coffee, Ritual Coffee Roasters or one of the other top shops Golden Gate Park is a large park and nice as wellWalk around the Presidio, a scenic, large historic areaCheck out Haight-Ashbury if..." See More

    • Dani D.

      Dani D. said, "...want to stay outside the city. As for touristy things, it depends on what you like to do. Ocean Beach & Golden Gate Park are beautiful! Golden Gate Park is massive and you can get lost in there all day - there are..." See More

    • Clément R.

      Clément R. said, "...view, Pier 39, walk around North Beach (Washington Square Park), Lombard Street, Union Square and around. Painted Ladies, Golden Gate Bridge, Golden Gate Park .If you have time, I would recommend rent a car and go to Marin County to have amazing view..." See More

  • 3 mentions in What would you do if you only had 1 or 2 days in this amazing city and you've already been to Alcatraz and Fisherman's Wharf?

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...that was once a military base. Great place to bike. There are beaches here too. Check out Baker Beach nearby. 8. Golden Gate Park. Unless you're going into a museum, this park is free. You can bike, rent a paddleboat, walk, or..." See More

    • eef h.

      eef h. said, "...The San Francisco Botanical Garden is beautiful - located in the Golden Gate Park which is also gorgeous itself. You can go through the Haight-Ashbury area on the way which is also worth doing anyway!..." See More

    • Debbie L.

      Debbie L. said, "...Bridge. You can also walk across it. It's typically an all-day thing, though, if you can allot the time for it. Golden Gate Park: There are tons to photograph here because it's a huge park! de Young Museum is beautiful on the..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Must go in SF- non touristy and touristy?

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...worth a trip out there - the views of the bridge are spectacular - definitely one of my favorite places. - Golden Gate Park- there's so much to do, but a few hours will give you a great escape from a city..." See More

    • Anna G.

      Anna G. said, "...restaurant (seals nearby as well). We had a car so we visited Sausalito as well. If you're travelling with family, the Golden Gate Park has a lot of things to do! Things to do: http://aspectsofstyle.com/2015/04/03/15-things-you-shouldnt-miss-in-san-francisco/ Golden Gate Park: http://aspectsofstyle.com/2015/04/06/golden-gate-park-san-francisco/ Nice Restaurants: http://aspectsofstyle.com/2015/05/19/restaurants-san-francisco/..." See More

    • AJ J.

      AJ J. said, "...like Inspiration Point and even outdoor art installations that you might trip over if you're not looking while on a hike. Golden Gate Park and the Golden Gate Bridge are so essential that almost every answer here has mentioned them...including mine! A fun..." See More

  • 2 mentions in New York/San Fran adventure for two 25y/o friends

    • Andy H.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Andy H. said, "...a chance to check out Dolores Park. The Mission is also close to Haight-Ashbury, the The Castro, the Sunset District, and Golden Gate Park. Union Square is more closer to the center of the city, and provides you easier access to some..." See More

    • Spencer S.

      Spencer S. said, "...Tahoe, Santa Cruz that aren't far away. For SF, you could do a lot of it in like 3-4 days, like Golden Gate Park, Golden Gate Bridge, Ferry Building Marketplace, Coit Tower, Alcatraz, and eat all of the food, and then get..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Best things to see for one day in San Francisco?

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...St for walking and shoppingPresidio (so beautiful!)Crissy FieldLyon Street Steps Western SF: Ocean Beach + Sutro Baths + Coastal TrailBaker Beach Golden Gate Park (there's a ton to do inside, including California Academy of Sciences, Japanese Tea Garden, De Young Museum)Tile steps +..." See More

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...of other treats! From this area you can see Coit Tower. If you want to spend a more relaxing time, the Golden Gate Park is a great way to spend some of your day. The park is huge, but you can choose to..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Best place to watch the fog roll in and out of San Francisco?

    • Paul H.

      Paul H. said, "...the abandoned historic battery, wildflowers, birds, and other wildlife in the headland scrub. 2. Hamon Observation tower at De Young Museum, Golden Gate Park. The 9th floor observation room offers 360 degree views of San Francisco through ceiling-to-floor glass windows. Since it's..." See More

    • Lynn F.

      Lynn F. said, "...the Financial District... (banks change their names so often- ask a cab driver). Great place to watch the sunset over in Golden Gate Park, too......" See More

  • 2 mentions in Top things to do/see/eat?

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...sun and relax. If you are headed there, Ike's Place has great sandwiches. While it may be considered touristy, I think Golden Gate Park is worth checking out, it's huge so you won't be able to see everything, but you can pick an..." See More

    • Judy J.

      Judy J. said, "...experience. I really enjoyed the decor, don't expect too much from the menu though! Secondly, how about a Segway Tour of Golden Gate Park? I did this, and loved it, and it might appeal to you and your family as well. Cheers,..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Traveling in June with 18 year old girls - what can we do in 4 days?!

    • Peter D.

      Peter D. said, "...It's gorgeous. Best view of San Francisco is from the Marin Headlands, just across the Golden Gate Bridge. Hang out in Golden Gate Park. Bring rollerblades. Seriously. If you have a car in SF, take a few minutes to do the drive..." See More

    • Phil L.

      Phil L. said, "...bet. Coit towerr, great view. North Beach, Italian and great food. the Ferry Building Marketplace, walking along the Embarcadero and finally Golden Gate Park Enjoy the City......." See More

  • 2 mentions in Where is the best neighborhood to stay in San Francisco?

    • Debbie L.

      Debbie L. said, "...Bridge. You can also walk across it. It's typically an all-day thing, though, if you can allot the time for it. Golden Gate Park: There are tons to photograph here because it's a huge park! de Young Museum is beautiful on the..." See More

    • Fritzi L.

      Fritzi L. said, "...very un-touristy. It's flat, walkable and has lots of independent restaurants and shops. Another area I like is Parnassus Avenue, near Golden Gate Park. Don't go to Fisherman's Wharf, which is a total tourist trap. Union Square has every retail shop you..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Best way to show San Francisco to a first time visitor?

    • Phil L.

      Phil L. said, "...born in the "city" here are some things that I think she would enjoy. A cable car ride, a visit to Golden Gate Park and especially the Japanese Tea Garden. A visit to Dolores Park, a walk through San Francisco Chinatown, A walk..." See More

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...Beach Cafe . Other cool sights in the area include Tile steps and Grand View Park . After, you can visit Golden Gate Park or stroll along Haight St . Haight-Ashbury is always cool to see, and not as touristy as one might..." See More

  • 2 mentions in 3 Months in SF

    • Mimi W.

      Mimi W. said, "...Polk St, more delicious fare Seven Hills. Catch a show The Fillmore, Hike, run through the Presidio, Go see the buffalo Golden Gate Park, Bonfire Ocean Beach, lazy day Dolores Park, get some crab and garlic noodles Thanh Long, go to Outerlands..." See More

    • amery c.

      amery c. said, "...in walk on it. Walking is one of best ways for feeling the beauty of this enhancing spot. Instead of that Golden Gate Park, San Francisco Chinatown, Union Square, Exploratorium, Ghiradelli Square and Aquarium of the Bay offers mesmerizing attractions that grabs..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Where to go in SF this weekend?

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...food trucks on Sunday called "Off the Grid". This is really fun on a nice day, and attracts lots of locals. Golden Gate Park is beautiful and you can spend a whole day here! Don't miss the California Academy of Sciences, Japanese Tea..." See More

    • jessica j.

      jessica j. said, "...I don't think anything beats getting on a bike and hitting up Golden Gate Park early in the day before you lose the sun. Bring some food and a blanket and just chill. It's such a big park it's great to ride around..." See More

  • 2 mentions in 3 Weeks Excursions in State Of California

    • Nicole H.

      Nicole H. said, "...are so central in the bay area. I would recommend: San Fancisco 1. California Academy of Sciences for museum. All of Golden Gate Park is wonderful and you can spend a whole day roaming around and visiting the different museums. There is also..." See More

    • Shrirang J.

      Shrirang J. said, "...city (2 days) Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museum Coit Tower San Francisco Chinatown Ghirardelli Square Shopping Center Pier 39 Alcatraz Golden Gate Park Lombard Street There are no end to the list of places for shopping - Factory outlets in Gilroy Premium..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What are the best kid-friendly activities in SF?

    • Debbie L.

      Debbie L. said, "...and such, but the new playground in the middle of it makes it a big family destination on the weekends now. Golden Gate Park: So much to do here! Japanese Tea Garden , California Academy of Sciences , Stow Lake , de..." See More

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...we got some great photo ops there. Debbie already mentioned some of my other favorites in her answer, so I'll ditto Golden Gate Park where we love to take picnics and go paddleboating, Pier 39 where they can see sealions basking on the..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What are some unusual things to do in San Francisco?

    • Elliott L.

      Elliott L. said, "...free concert featuring local indie rock and gloom pop bands at an early show from 6-9 pm on Wednesdays. Check out Golden Gate Park. Modeled after New York City’s Central Park, Golden Gate Park is considered by many to be the best..." See More

    • Joanna L.

      Joanna L. said, "...seeing ocean views, check out Sutro Baths, Ocean Beach, and Crissy Field. All have great views of the Golden Gate Bridge. Golden Gate Park is also a nice place to walk around. Lyon St stairs offer some nice views of the city. As..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Top 3 Must-do/eat/sees - Touristy Stuff!

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...on the Sutro Baths. FREE to see/do: Coit Tower or Twin Peaks for the views.Walk or drive down Lombard StreetDrive through Golden Gate Park and stop and visit Queen Wilhelmina Tulip Garden.Walk through Clarion Alley and check out the street art. Food: Stop..." See More

    • liberty h.

      liberty h. said, "...Hang out in Golden Gate Park or Dolores Park. Hike along Lands End...." See More

  • 2 mentions in What to do for a day and a half in San Francisco?

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...and Columbus Tower. There are also some great spots to eat, like Tony’s Pizza NapoletanaOcean Beach, Lands End, Sutro Baths and Golden Gate Park are other places I recommend checking out. These are also clustered together, though a bit outside of "tourist central"...." See More

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...good for 24 hours so if you plan accordingly that should work out well. I would definitely suggest getting off at Golden Gate Park, if it's a nice day you can get off at Golden Gate Bridge and walk a little across..." See More

  • 2 mentions in San Francisco - Top things to do with a teenager?

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...Lands End for the view and the Sutro Baths for a good view and a piece of history. - Walk around Golden Gate Park- it's worth it! There's a ton to do and see both free and paid. - Want to head..." See More

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...enjoy the irreverent street art of the Mission district or the modern art at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Golden Gate Park has so many things to see/do... it's a good place to check out online and plan ahead at what..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Weekend with parents ideas needed

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...a nice beach area, and great walking trails (though a lot of stairs). You could also spend a day playing at Golden Gate Park. Check out their website. It's HUGE. They have gardens and museums, an aquarium and paddle boats. It's a..." See More

    • Emi D.

      Emi D. said, "...every sample, and eat at Cheesecake in Union Square on top of Macy's. Get a cone at Twirl & Dip in Golden Gate Park! See some of the fun I had with my parents here! http://www.welltraveledwife.com/2014/03/my-moms-favorite-thing-to-do-on-trip.html..." See More

  • 2 mentions in One week in San Francisco...

    • Darleen S.

      Darleen S. said, "...Herman Plaza and the east shore using BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) an underground train. A little farther away would be Golden Gate Park It's pretty big and long. It too has fabulous museums worth seeing. You may combine that with seeing the..." See More

    • Peter D.

      Peter D. said, "... Golden Gate Park is a national treasure. The De Young Museum is there -- wonderful art collection -- and so is the Conservatory of Flowers, a magnificent indoor terrarium for humans. Take the #5 bus to Ocean Beach -- it will drop you..." See More

  • 1 mention in A good romantic hotel and Top 10 Romantic Things To Do

    • Seoulsfgirl :.

      Seoulsfgirl :. said, "...Ramon's mexican restaurant at night-very warm atmosphere with strung lights and mexican paper cut outs. 7). Hornblower Cruises and Events 8). Golden Gate Park wondering into new places without planning/picnic 9). Crissy Field day or night 10) Any live music venue..." See More

  • 1 mention in Must do's and don'ts for a San Francisco first timer in March?

    • Devora Z.

      Devora Z. said, "...for salted caramel ice cream. Zuni Cafe for roast chicken and general deliciousness. The Warfield or The Fillmore for a concert. Golden Gate Park for a walk or to explore the San Francisco Botanical Garden. Enjoy!..." See More

  • 1 mention in How to spend Christmas Day in San Francisco?

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...a day of it with a hike and or/picnic. Here are some suggestions for you: Ocean Beach and the Lands End Golden Gate Park Twin Peaks - see bridge to bridge views from one of SF's best vantage pointsGrand View Park Dolores Park..." See More

  • 1 mention in Kids friendly places in Dec in San Francisco

    • Fritzi L.

      Fritzi L. said, "...hotels go all out with the holiday decor and the people watching is great. You can have tea or a snack. Golden Gate Park is great with kids. Visit the museums or just run around the park. Exploratorium on the Embarcadero Center will..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best things to see between San Francisco and Petaluma

    • Michele G.

      Michele G. said, "...Exploratorium is walking distance from the Ferry Building. They might also enjoy the Steinhart Aquarium & California Academy of Sciences in Golden Gate Park. Try eating at nearby Nopalito. There is great hiking around Sausalito around Fort Baker. You can grab sandwiches..." See More

  • 1 mention in What to do with 1 day in San Francisco?

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...SF: (the stuff is typical SF, but you won't get bogged down by too many lines or crowds) - Walk around Golden Gate Park (you won't have a chance to see even a quarter of it, but give yourself an hour to just..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the five best cities you've ever been to and why?

    • Edward S.

      Edward S. said, "...great question! And so not easy. These are my favorites so far: 1) San Francisco - because of the cute houses, Golden Gate Park, the beaches, the goth scene, the thrift shops & book shops, the vast LGBTQ-community, the air of "we..." See More

  • 1 mention in 30 days by car around: SF, Portland... and then ?

    • Peter D.

      Peter D. said, "...twisted Lombard Street is worth doing once. Alamo Square has lovely old Victorian houses -- affectionately known as the "Painted Ladies." Golden Gate Park has many attractions, including the Conservatory of Flowers, and a very fine collection of art at the De Young..." See More

  • 1 mention in Do you travel to attend a festival?

    • Kelly D.

      Kelly D. said, "...amazing stories from his career. If you're looking for a festival to go to, I'd definitely check out Outside Lands in Golden Gate Park. Other than the performers and food, it's in one of my favorite cities in the world...." See More

  • 1 mention in What stops should I make for views, sights, and food along 101 from Newport, Oregon to Legget, California?

    • Zach W.

      Zach W. said, "...HUGE and AMAZING city. Some parts to check out include Fisherman's Wharf, Alcatraz, Ferry Building, Marina District, Union Square, Hayes Valley, Golden Gate Park, Golden Gate Bridge, Fillmore St, Haight-Ashbury, Mission District. Here is a website that shows all of the neighborhoods...." See More

  • 1 mention in One month to Travel the US- need itinerary help!

    • Simon Y.

      Simon Y. said, "...truly amazing. In SF- you really cant go wrong in the city. North Beach and San Francisco Chinatown are pretty great. Golden Gate Park as well. Haight-Ashbury is a little sad these days, and a tourist trap, but still worth checking out. If..." See More

  • 1 mention in Other cities to visit outside of wine country

    • Debbie L.

      Debbie L. said, "...Tamalpais State Park San Francisco -- drive across the Golden Gate Bridge and there are so many things to see -- Golden Gate Park, Fisherman's Wharf , Pier 39 , Ferry Building , Union Square , the Mission District , Haight --..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best missions to see & other good activities for kids

    • Zelinda Z.

      Zelinda Z. said, "...Watch the hang gliders (usually late in the day when the wind comes up) at Fort Funston , rent bikes in Golden Gate Park, Visit the California Academy of Sciences Golden Gate Park. Rock Climbing at Crissy Field 's Planet Granite Enjoy!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best neighbourhood for a 4 day stay using Airbnb under $200/night

    • Shauna A.

      Shauna A. said, "...great Airbnb places in the Lower Haight and NoPa areas. They are close to great parks (walkable to the museums in Golden Gate Park ), central to the rest of the city and the Divisadero corridor is home to some of the hottest..." See More

  • 1 mention in local tour guide

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...cluster things by location so you can plan accordingly): Crissy Field , Palace of Fine Arts , and Golden Gate Bridge Golden Gate Park (tons of cool things inside, like De Young Museum and California Academy of SciencesOcean Beach , Sutro Baths and..." See More

  • 1 mention in California - 14 days itinerary on the coast?

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...I would recommend spending a little more time in SF. Some highlights in and around SF are Muir Woods National Monument, Golden Gate Park, Baker Beach, Lands End, Ferry Building Marketplace, Mount Tamalpais, Fort Point National Historic Site, Palace of Fine Arts,..." See More

  • 1 mention in Places to check out in San Francisco, San Jose and Mountain View area?

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...Sum near the airport, go to Zen Peninsula. Within SF, my favorite areas are the parks. Hug HWY 1 and explore Golden Gate Park and Queen Wilhelmina Tulip Garden. You can cross the hwy here and walk the beach as well. Just a..." See More

  • 1 mention in Budget itinerary up the CA coast- what to do, eat, and see?

    • Josh B.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Josh B. said, "...in Carmel and then drive to 17 mile drive to have a picnic. Head up to San Franciscowhere you can visit Golden Gate Park. I also really enjoyed the Japanese Tea GardenOther places to see in San Fran would be Haight-Ashburywhere the..." See More

  • 1 mention in 14 days itinerary in California

    • Kelsey K.

      Kelsey K. said, "...San Simeon, as well as the wineries that region is famous for. In San Francisco, I enjoy a nice walk around Golden Gate Park and a visit to the De Young Museum. If you are anything like me and addicted to Asian food,..." See More

  • 1 mention in San Fransisco: Where to Stay, What to See

    • mary t.

      mary t. said, "...the Golden Gate Bridge, it's always my favorite day. We love the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, delicious food and fun trinkets. Golden Gate Park is wonderful to explore with lots of options, the tulips may still be in bloom in March and they..." See More

  • 1 mention in Natural parks close to and places to stay in San Francisco?

    • A.R W.

      A.R W. said, "...Hi there is a great huge park in the center Golden Gate Park and there are many museums there on the first Wednesday of every month they are free, and on Sundays they close the park to cars so it is great to..." See More

  • 1 mention in CA itinerary help (finding places/hotels) from LA, SF, Monterey, & Yosemite

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...known for hang gliding and a nice beach, you'll see Ocean Beach on your left with the gardens and parks of Golden Gate Park on your right. Continue on to the historic Cliff House and the Sutro Baths - I love climbing around..." See More

  • 1 mention in Where are the tastiest bakeries in SF?

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...pies, scones and breads. It's also only a couple of blocks away from Ocean Beach and close to the entrance of Golden Gate Park, so a to go bag is a great idea. ;) Hope this helps!..." See More

  • 1 mention in What is a favorite handicap accessible activity?

    • Cara W.

      Cara W. said, "...Oh, lots! For starters, Golden Gate Park is just amazing, with lots to offer. On the eastern end are the Conservatory of Flowers, the De Young Museum, and the California Academy of Sciences. A little farther west are the Japanese Tea Garden and..." See More

  • 1 mention in San Fran all the way to San Diego 5 friends one car what do we need to do!

    • Jane C.

      Jane C. said, "...a must. I recommend a walking tour of San Francisco Chinatown, it is a behind the scenes tour that is good.At Golden Gate Park, the Exploratorium is awesome. If you have a car, drive across the Golden Gate Bridge to the beach..." See More

  • 1 mention in Ideal Road Trip through California starting in LA?

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...there you can go to Yosemite National Park. Drive to San Francisco, spend a few days there exploring the Mission District, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco Chinatown, Twin Peaks etc. Head over the bridge into Marin County. You must stop by Marin..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best one day bike ride around San Francisco

    • Seoulsfgirl :.

      Seoulsfgirl :. said, "...along the coastal path through Crissy Field, the Presidio, Lands End, Eagle Point Labyrinth, Sutro Baths, along Ocean Beach, then through Golden Gate Park to the Panhandle, Haight-Ashbury, Alamo Square, then Hayes Valley and anywhere else on your way back to fisherman's wharf..." See More

  • 1 mention in What is your favorite brunch place in SF?

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...world.Judy's Cafe Definitely order the french toast! Note: Judy's is also cash only.Park Chow Lemon ricotta pancakes are a standard here. Golden Gate Park is close by, which will provide a nice opportunity for getting some steps in after polishing them off. :)..." See More

  • 1 mention in Cute towns along the coast?

    • Zelinda Z.

      Zelinda Z. said, "...When you arrive in San Francisco visit the The beach chalet brewery & restaurant located at the far west end of Golden Gate Park- and take in the WPA era murals in the lobby - this is a terrific location to get..." See More

  • 1 mention in Unique activities and cheap eats in San Francisco

    • Joanna L.

      Joanna L. said, "...- Outdoors: check out Sutro Baths, Lands End, Ocean Beach, Crissy Field, Golden Gate Park, and Lyon Street Steps. Great if you want to walk around and see good views. Cheap Eats: - Take out dim sum at Wing Lee Bakery or..." See More

  • 1 mention in What is the best way to spend 2 days in San Francisco?

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...delicious), and Chantal Guillon for macarons. - Twin Peaks provides a great look out and view of the entire city - Golden Gate Park is a must see! - You can't miss b. patisserie, it's one of the best bakeries! Another great one..." See More

  • 1 mention in Cheap Hotels and Crazy Adventures.

    • Debbie L.

      Debbie L. said, "...Market across the street, then walk to Dolores Park for a picnic on a weekend afternoon. Spend your other day at Golden Gate Park and check out the Bison Paddock , de Young Museum , Stow Lake ... so much stuff there. For..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the best and most interesting things to do for a week in SF?

    • Krista G.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Krista G. said, "...at Lands End is a great (easy) walk and the Eagle Point Labyrinth is cool to see - especially at sunset. Golden Gate Park: not overrated! Bike, run, walk inside or visit some of the main attractions like California Academy of Sciences..." See More