From the orange towers of the Golden Gate Bridge to the waterfront scene at Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco is a captivating city filled with exciting attractions, trendy shopping and dining, incredible arts and entertainment and an exuberant nightlife. Hop on the historic Cable Cars to Pier 39, enjoy shopping and theater in Union Square, or take a ferry to Alcatraz Island. Explore the Golden Gate National Park, with the famous de Young and Legion of Honor Museums and landscape views of the Bay, and discover sounds derogatory/demeaning neighborhoods like the Mission, North Beach, Castro and Chinatown.
What are some top attractions in San Francisco?
San Francisco boasts many exciting attractions that reflect the city’s cultural diversity, rich history, arts, and natural beauty. Discover the city’s iconic sights like AT&T Park (home of the SF Giants), Fisherman’s Wharf, Pier 39, Golden Gate Bridge, SF Museum of Modern Art, Chinatown, Alcatraz, Union Square, and the Exploratorium. From acclaimed art museums to historic sites to beautiful parks, you’ll find endless things to do in San Francisco.
What are some popular annual events and festivals?
San Francisco hosts events, concerts, art exhibits and festivals throughout the year that celebrate the culture, cuisine, music and people of the Bay Area. Check out exciting annual events like the San Francisco International Film Festival, SF Indie Fest, SF Carnaval, Oyster Fest, Golden Gate Festival, Fillmore Jazz Festival, San Francisco Street Food Festival, Polk Street Blues Festival, Treasure Island Music Festival, Chinatown’s Moon Festival and Bay to Breakers, a rowdy 12k foot race and street party. Happening in Golden Gate Park, Outside Lands is an amazing 3-day festival with live music, wine tents, and fresh local food.