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San Francisco Bay

San Francisco, CA
+1 415-788-2222
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Offers hiking and biking along its shores, paddling and sailing on top of its surface, and bird-watching and exploring among its wetlands.
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  • Very good22%
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“boat tour” (69 reviews)
San Francisco, CA
+1 415-788-2222
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Without the bay the city just wouldn't be the same. It creates a huge playground for the city. The ferries do a good job giving access to parts of the bay and much is accessible by car. Entry is really via the vibrant 'odd' piers...More

Thank Wayne K
Reviewed 2 days ago

San Francisco Bay is the largest Pacific Estuary in the Americas, and stretches 48-60 miles north/south and 3-12 miles east/west. San Francisco, Oakland, Palo Alto, Berkeley, Richmond and Marin County all border along the bay. There are numerous opportunities to experience the bay, boating, fishing,...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Enjoyed the walk on Fisherman's Wharf, and boat ride around the bay was again beautiful. Quite expensive for souvenirs.

Thank Mary O
Reviewed 3 days ago

The bay is beautiful from every angle. We looked at it from every side and it was all very scenic and relaxing to view.Our hotel had a bay view and it was wonderful to wake up every day looking at the water.

Thank siskacat7
Reviewed 3 days ago

There was everything from the garden you can imagine. We were waiting for the ferry when we looked around at all the different tables.

Thank angela h
Reviewed 4 days ago

awesome place . tons of restaurants,stores,touristy stores . fishermans warf,seafood . wild sea lions swimming

Thank Mikey201
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

So much going on in the bay area, lots of lively action, shopping, food, and fun! Definite must see!

Thank Jennifer D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I love the bay. Either driving around it or sailing in it is a great experience. The views are unbeatable. If you are taking a boat and find a restaurant just remember not all docks are for the restaurants. As a matter of fact most...More

Thank Mary O
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love to walk around the San Francisco Bay. There is so much to see and do. There is shopping, lots of good restaurants. You can see the sea lions lazily sunning themselves in the Bay. There are a lot of colorful people hanging out...More

Thank Joycehappycamper
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a day there since the warf is connected. You can view the Harbor Seals from the walkway. Lots of shops and restaurants. Plan on at least several hours

Thank Lois L
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Kirsten M
4 September 2017|
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Response from jenabelConsett | Reviewed this property |
The Hilton at union square is quite handy and we used the hop on hop off bus to get around. We walked a couple blocks from the hotel to union square and bought tickets for the bus at 40 dollars each. It stops at many stops... More
Ben M
3 September 2016|
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Response from Jarion M | Reviewed this property |
I would vote for the East Bay as a base with sojourns into the City, but I would stay more on the Berkeley/Kensington/Solano side of things rather than Oakland. Weatherwise, fall and spring are the sunnier times for SF... More
30 August 2016|
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Response from joycet580 | Reviewed this property |
Rental Vehicles Paying Tolls at the Golden Gate Bridge The Golden Gate Bridge toll is assessed in the southbound direction, going into San Francisco. Before driving a rental car over the Golden Gate Bridge into San... More