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Scenic 49 Mile Drive

Throughout San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
+1 415-391-2000
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Throughout San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
+1 415-391-2000
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very expensive, and traffic congested. The city has lost it's original attractions. With tons of street construction works, and cutting off lots of parking spaces on some major streets, it's really driving unfriendly city. Too many Uber drivers would just break any traffic laws to...More

Thank tony d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to do the 49mile drive on a Sunday, as the roads are so congested during the week, which turned out to be the right thing to do. We had a map with directions which was fairly accurate, but, didn't allow for street name...More

Thank Stuart A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great sample of the iconic views of the coast that can be seen all up and down the coast highway. Well worth your time.

Thank JohnandJaneS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you have the time and want to experience the beauty of San Fran this is the way to do it. I would say more of an adult activity unless the kids are into sitting in a car and getting in and out at the...More

1  Thank Rainindancers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this 49 drive to see the boat museum & various artefacts of SFO. it does give you an idea of lifestyle of SFO over a period of time. It has lot of historical background.

Thank sudeshrele
Reviewed 28 October 2017

If you have a car, this is a great way to see the city and many of the sights of SF. Take a day and do the drive or just use this route as a guide for a multi-day exploration of the city. Plenty to...More

Thank ttmt2
Reviewed 26 October 2017

This is a great drive shows you all the hidden gems of San Francisco. You get away from the typical touristy area and get to enjoy some breath taking scenery.

Thank Dorothy B
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Designated by blue and while sea gull signs, the 49 mile scenic drive can be done in half a day or a full day if you decide to stop and explore some of the scenic sights. But since the drive is free take as much...More

1  Thank KLE2013
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Its interesting to see the nice homes,but I believe that it should be a free drive. The best part is the stop by the ocean where you may spot otters and seals just off shore.

Thank john F
Reviewed 3 October 2017

First of all, part is still closed due to slides in spring. and you do not get to the coast for quite a while.

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Hack W
21 September 2016|
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Response from Cookingforpleasure | Reviewed this property |
bus stops, very small parking place right by the souvenir shop nothing else that could help stopping before to cross the bridge
Google Translation
3 September 2016|
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Response from D L | Reviewed this property |
Worse than a nightmare!
daniel h
6 May 2016|
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Response from Tomer76 | Reviewed this property |
There is a google map file for this route. I found it quickly on google, and you only need to download it and follow it on google maps.