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Golden Gate Bridge
San Francisco, CA 94129

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"In SF we would suggest San Francisco Ferry Building for several delicious food options in just one location and don't miss driving through the Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"But here are my favorites: Ghiradelli Square Book well in advance for a tour of Alcatraz Cable Car Museum Drive down the crooked Lombard Street Fisherman's Wharf Golden Gate Bridge Have a meal at Cliff House Land's End for amazing views (this is where Cliff House is) Fort Point National Historic Site(It's a fort at the base of the golden gate bridge!"  See More

"Start by visiting the Headlands Lookout just over the Golden Gate Bridge from San Francisco, maybe hit Sausalito just next to it and then hit wine country."  See More

"But here are my favorites: Ghiradelli Square Alcatraz Cable Car Lombard Street Fisherman's Wharf Golden Gate Bridge Cliff House - See the Painted Ladies for a classic San Francisco photo opp - If you like Ballet."  See More

"Fisherman's Wharf, Union Square, Yerba Buena Gardens, Civic Center, Yoshi's Oakland, Golden Gate Bridge, Mission District, Ocean Beach"  See More

"There are a few fun things to do that are iconic such as viewing the Golden Gate Bridge, visiting Alcatraz, taking in Fisherman's Wharf, perhaps riding a Cable Car, and driving down Lombard Street "the crookedest street in the world" and that would be a busy but good very basic introduction to San Francisco and could be done in one very busy day."  See More

"As for things like Alcatraz, Chinatown San Francisco, and the Golden Gate Bridge, you will easily be able to visit them in a day trip from UC Berkeley using public transportation."  See More

"This will, of course, vary from one person to another, but seeing Golden Gate Bridge on tv, and crossing it in person, that's two VERY different things!"  See More

"A walk across the Golden Gate Bridge is cool."  See More

"Take the CableCar down to Fisherman's Wharf, Pier 39 grab a short bus tour - across the Golden Gate Bridge(or drive it)."  See More

"Best view of San Francisco is from the Marin Headlands, just across the Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"You definitely need to go to Sausalito and walk through the Golden Gate Bridge ."  See More

"Fisherman's Wharf Golden Gate Bridge Chinatown San Francisco Tenderloin Becareful."  See More

"You definitely need to walk trough the Golden Gate Bridge and visit Sausalito ."  See More

"There you can catch a cruise to see Alcatraz and the Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"You can get to the Golden Gate Bridge, Dolores Park, Mission District or any other part of the city."  See More

"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 Sciences Ocean Beach , Sutro Baths and the Lands End"  See More

"Rent a bike at pier 39 and you can cross the Golden Gate Bridge on bike (weather and wind permitting)."  See More

"Depending on the weather, rent a bike and ride around the Presidio, Crissy Field, the Marina District and Marshall's Beach and then across the Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"It can be really windy at Golden Gate Bridge, but at same time not too windy right beneath it at Fort point."  See More

"And sure, take a selfie in front of the Golden Gate Bridge (which is much easier to do if you're not too close to it)."  See More

"Pier 39 upper level anywhere at sunset, with a great drink in hand - watch the sun set behind the Golden Gate Bridge!"  See More

"Lands End (Hike) Muir Woods (Hike) Lots of Redwoods here Sausalito / Tiburon (Nice drive) Bike on Golden Gate Bridge (touristy) Napa / Sonoma: Plan to visit two wineries per day."  See More

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

"Visit Palace of Fine Arts at night Take a $15 boat ride under the Golden Gate Bridge and around Alcatraz ."  See More

"The Golden Gate Bridge is iconic, and for good reason."  See More

"Bike the Golden Gate Bridge to Sausalito or Tiburon- Get lunch and drinks at Bar Bocce (Bar Bocce) for the former or at Sam's Anchor Cafe (Sam's) for the latter."  See More

"Take 101 North, cross the Golden Gate Bridge, take the 2nd exit (right after the visitor center exit), hang a left, and keep going uphill."  See More

"Golden Gate Bridge California Academy of Sciences Alcatraz"  See More

"Golden Gate Bridge- First, drive across or walk across (for Maximum experience."  See More

"Golden Gate Bridge (either go to the bridge or check it out the views from Baker Beach): This 1."  See More

"You get a very good over view of the city and a ride across the Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"Walk out on or across and back on the the Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"Twin Peaks (you see the entire city), The View lounge is great for drinks and relaxing on the 39th floor in the heart of downtown, Biking Golden Gate Bridge is awesome, Palace of Fine Arts, Ocean Beach and Sea Cliff are amazing for sunset dinners!"  See More

"Going biking on the Golden Gate Bridge is awesome, Union Square is great for shopping, Go car's are now booming very popular to tour around in, Fisherman's Wharf has a rocket boat which is super fun!"  See More

"Golden Gate Park and the Golden Gate Bridge are so essential that almost every answer here has mentioned them."  See More

"Rent a bike and bike around the whole bay and over the Golden Gate Bridge -- then keep biking into Sausalito, have lunch in the gorgeous Italian town and take the ferry back to SF (they allow bikes) for very cheap fun!"  See More

"As a frequent visitor, I personally love the view from Hoppers Hands where you can get close to Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"Bike across Golden Gate Bridge, go up to Sausalito and take the ferry back."  See More

", Golden Gate Bridge) and ride the Cable Car."  See More

"Baker Beach has great views of the Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"For sights to see/ things to do: - Walk the Golden Gate Bridge - Drive to the north side of the bridge and go to Marin Headlands - one of my favorite views of the bridge and a great place to take pictures - Go to Lands End for the view and the Sutro Baths for a good view and a piece of history."  See More

"She loves walking across the Golden Gate Bridge too and exploring the bunkers and hiking along the Marin Headlands."  See More

"You can hike all through this area around Lands End or continue through the Presidio towards Baker Beach for one of the best views on the San Fran side of the Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"Take a walk across the Golden Gate Bridge (dress warmly); if you do the motorcycle thing, go to Point Reyes; hike on Angel Island; Alcatraz is almost a must."  See More

"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."  See More

"You can pass through famous California Coastal towns like Mendocino, Jenner and Bodega (where the Alfred Hitchcock movie "the birds" was filmed) before you get to San Francisco (crossing the Golden Gate Bridge and then you can check out places like Fisherman's Wharf & San Francisco Chinatown."  See More

"This is old army battery site is just west of the north end of the Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"Wake up a little early and head across the Golden Gate Bridge by bike or on foot."  See More

"My favorite spot for a sunrise photo of the Golden Gate Bridge is the Marin Headlands because you're looking east and will have not only the bridge but the San Francisco skyline in view (unless there's fog but that's beautiful, too)."  See More

"Cross the Golden Gate Bridge into Sausalito."  See More

"Once you cross the Golden Gate Bridge, theres this little area to rest and go to the bathroom."  See More

"From there, you could do some hiking - whether its on Crissy Field, Baker Beach (beware of old man nudity), Presidio trails or across the Golden Gate Bridge into Marin County."  See More

"It's a small part of the city with good places to eat (Le Marais Bistro and Bakery, Isa Restaurant, A16, Mamacita) and within walking distance of many iconic sites, like Palace of Fine Arts, Presidio and Yoda Fountain, as well as Crissy Field - which provides great views of the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz."  See More

"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 the bridge and come back, you can also visit the area around the bridge which shows a dissected view of the cables."  See More

"But then unless you want to eat at McDonald's with a naked weirdo drive across the Golden Gate Bridge to Marin County."  See More

"From there I would finally make the push to Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"There is a great waterfront park in front of ghiradelli square with great bay and Golden Gate Bridge views."  See More

"Watch the sunset on the other side (Marin County side) of the Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"Cow Hollow and Pacific Heights will also give you great access to many of the city's top sites, including Crissy Field, Marina District, Palace of Fine Arts, Golden Gate Bridge and Japantown."  See More

"Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, Angel Island, etc."  See More

"You get a gorgeous view of the bay, Alcatraz, and the Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"The fun part is there is a cocktail party on the boat every night with commuters, you get a great tour of the bay, see Alcatraz and the Golden Gate Bridge from the water, and the return trip faces SF at sunset when the city lights sparkle (unless it's really foggy)."  See More

"Biking along the water from Golden Gate Bridge to the ferry building is a great (and easier) ride."  See More

"It will give you awesome views of the Bay, Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz."  See More

"It also provides breathtaking views of the Golden Gate Bridge and Eagle Point Labyrinth."  See More

"If you can find parking, you can walk across the Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"Find your way under the Golden Gate Bridge for a spectacular, often unseen view of it."  See More

"La Luna Inn on Lombard in Cow Hollow also has free on-site parking and is close to go restaurants on Chestnut Street and close to major SF attractions such as the Golden Gate Bridge, Crissy Field, Fort Point National Historic Site, the Presidio and the Palace of Fine Arts."  See More

"When driving across to the north side, be sure to take first exit out towards Sausalito (also worth visiting if you have the time for great views of San Francisco over the Bay) and turn left to go under highway to the other side where you can go up to the lookouts via a steep winding road with simple awesome views of San Francisco and the Golden Gate - this is where they film all those shots in movies of San Francisco with the Golden Gate Bridge (it’s called Battery Spencer)."  See More

"I don't live near SF any more, but would definitely recommend seeing San Francisco Chinatown and the Palace of Fine Arts near the Golden Gate Bridge, a gorgeous building built for a world's fair in the early 1900s and a great place to walk around and enjoy."  See More

"In no particular order: Drive or take a bus over the Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"And yet another that will take your breath away is at Fort Point National Historic Site from which you are essentially under the Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"Check out the Sutro Baths, but keep walking north, there are some cool paths that lead you to views of the Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"In the wharf, you can see the seals, Pier 39, Alcatraz, and the Golden Gate Bridge!"  See More

"I recommend that you start the day walking half way across the Golden Gate Bridge (about an hour), then we like to walk around Union Square and eat lunch, catch a cable car down to Fisherman's Wharf to explore and eat dinner."  See More

"Get the bus on 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."  See More

"You go to Fisherman's Wharf to take the boat and then you get views of Golden Gate Bridge from the boat ride and on the island."  See More

"For the other side of Golden Gate Bridge I love Battery Spencer, which has great views of the city as well."  See More

"Rent bikes from Sports Basement Bike by Crissy Field and check out the views of the Golden Gate Bridge Coffee break at Warming Hut Cafe and Torpedo Wharf"  See More

"It's also close to Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"If you're looking for a place to take a cool shot of the Golden Gate Bridge, Crissy Field is another good spot."  See More

"You really can't beat the Golden Gate Bridge pics you can snap here."  See More

"The Presidio has a ton of trails that put you in great view of the Golden Gate Bridge: Lands End (Mile Rock Beach), China Beach."  See More

"You can get to the Presidio for free Mon-Fri (check times) using the shuttle bus Presidio (picks up in two places downtown), then you can get to the Golden Gate Bridge, Ocean Beach, etc from the around the park free shuttle."  See More

"My two favorites are going to Golden Gate Park and Walking Across the Golden Gate Bridge!"  See More

"Once you have your pass, you can ride up to the Golden Gate Bridge and around the city."  See More

"Walk Pier 39, walk across the Golden Gate Bridge, visit City Lights Bookstore on Columbus Street in North Beach, go to Haight-Ashbury, Cha Cha Cha on the corner of Haight-Ashbury has great sangrias and Caribbean food."  See More

"You can go walk on the beach at Baker Beach, see the life-size Yoda at Yoda Fountain, hear the waves at The Wave Organ, look at the kinda creepy Goldsworthy Spire, take a walk through the peaceful San Francisco National Cemetery, walk on the Golden Gate Bridge, walk through the Palace of Fine Arts, and go for a jog near Crissy Field."  See More

"walking the Golden Gate Bridge is also for free."  See More

"If you 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!"  See More

"Be sure to bike the Golden Gate Bridge, have a sundae at Ghiradelli Square, explore Chestnut St, and walk around the Palace of Fine Arts."  See More

"Walk along Golden Gate Bridge and surrounding beaches/forts"  See More

"Golden Gate Bridge is a famous attraction I will suggest you to must spend some hours in walk on it."  See More

"To me, the most interesting place here is a visit underneath the Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"Go rock climbing Planet Granite with a view to the Golden Gate Bridge, then dinner Chotto for some great izakaya and ramen."  See More

"The Main things (in no particular order): Alcatraz Fisherman's Wharf Conservatory of Flowers California Academy of Sciences De Young Museum San Francisco Museum of Modern Art San Francisco Chinatown North Beach Lands End Exploratorium Ferry Building Marketplace Golden Gate Bridge Sausalito Mission District"  See More

"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 out of the city and do something like a bike ride + wine tasting in Napa, wine tasting and breweries in Sonoma (like Bear Republic Brewing Co), hiking Mount Tamalpais, etc."  See More

"You can't miss walking the Golden Gate Bridge, it's always my favorite day."  See More

"What to see: Golden Gate Bridge Lombard Street 16th Avenue Tiled Steps Project since you have a car drive up to Twin Peaks."  See More

"I actually rode my bike across the Golden Gate Bridge to Tiburon this weekend for brunch, so that's one possibility."  See More

"Muir Woods National Monument -Golden Gate Bridge -Stars houses - Haight-Ashbury - San Francisco Chinatown - Twin Peaks - Coit Tower many other places all in one day!"  See More

"Never been to San Francisco, but I recommend Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz and Pier 39 as these are very popular in that area."  See More

"All have great views of the Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"Coastal trail from Ocean Beach to the Golden Gate Bridge"  See More

"Crissy Field, Palace of Fine Arts, Golden Gate Bridge, Fort Point National Historic Site, Presidio, Lands End, Cliff House, Legion of Honor (Museum) and The Walt Disney Family Museum (surprisingly good museum if you're a fan, allow 3 hours)."  See More

"You can see the Golden Gate Bridge and a lot of the San Francisco high rise buildings from there."  See More

"Take a bike ride over the Golden Gate Bridge with Blazing Saddles Bike Rentals to Sausalito."  See More

"I also have other tours designed for Haight-Ashbury, the Presidio and the Golden Gate Bridge, and one coming up for Oakland."  See More

"Take a Cable Car ride Powell St Have a sunset cocktail Intercontinental Mark Hopkins Top of the Mark Eat dinner Scoma's Restaurant Visit San Francisco Chinatown Visit North Beach for a good Italian dinner The Stinking Rose Walk Golden Gate Bridge"  See More

"If you have a car, drive across the Golden Gate Bridge to the beach town of Sausalito."  See More

"4) Walk across the Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"Biking across the Golden Gate Bridge to Tiburon and then take the ferry back!"  See More

"Take the bus to the Golden Gate Bridge, then walk across the bridge (but dress warmly!"  See More

"Once you're over the Golden Gate Bridge, try to stop by the town of Sausalito."  See More

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"Furthermore, you're one street from the 101 leading you north over the Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"Head over the Golden Gate Bridge into Kentfield to get away from the city and explore the old growth forests."  See More

"Romantic sights: Golden Gate Bridge- Walk across it, drive across it, or boat near it."  See More

"Play ping pong, grab a beer and mac and cheese at Tee Off Bar in SF (dive bar with gourmet chef/owner) Then go for a walk along cliffs to get an awesome view of the Golden Gate Bridge (or do the walk first and finish off with a beer"  See More

"Golden Gate Bridge Presidio TWiT, LLC"  See More

"Start early and make sure to get off De Young Museum and Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

"Nomadic Matt forgot to mention to walk (or ride a bike) up to the Marin Headlands once you cross the Golden Gate Bridge for the best view of the city."  See More

"Must do's would include a trip to see Golden Gate Bridge ."  See More

"Crissy Field is an awesome place to view the Golden Gate Bridge."  See More

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