Major attractions in San Francisco, CA
- Alcatraz Island
- Angel Island
- Coit Tower
- Ferry Building Marketplace
- Fisherman’s Warf
- Golden Gate Bridge
- Golden Gate Park
- de Young Museum
- The Mission District
Events & Festivals
Annual Comedy festival featuring sketch comedy groups and stand-up comedy performers
San Francisco International Chocolate Salon
Festival hosting chocolatiers, confectioners, wineries and other culinary artisans from all over the world
AVIA Wildflower Triathlons Festival
Triathlon Festival raising funds and awareness to help defeat Leukemia & Lymphoma
Autumn Moon Festival
Discover and appreciate the rich cultural heritage of San Francisco's Chinatown
San Francisco' Literary Festival hosting authors from around the globe.
Getting In & Around
Driving around San Francisco’s steep hills can be scary and looking for open parking can be time consuming. The city offers transport in the form of an underground train system, bus system and the famous cable cars.
San Francisco International Airport is located 21 km south of downtown San Francisco. The airport has various passenger amenities ranging from food and drink businesses, shopping and baggage storage, to public showers, and a medical clinic.
Preparing to visit
The weather in San Francisco is very unpredictable so it is wise to keep a sweater or fleece, coat, cap and gloves in your backpack. Wear flat comfortable walking shoes so that you can easily walk out those steep hills.
When to go
The weather in San Francisco can be described as cool and mild all year round. Summers are usually accompanies by fog and winter brings with it plenty of rain, so there is no ideal time to visit this charming city, and visitors are welcome 365 days of the year.
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