If a standard observation is to be believed then San Francisco is just like any other European city. Like any typical city of Europe, you will find people smiling a lot here. You will observe traffic jams solely caused by drivers who insist other drivers to go ahead of them. Although traffic here isn’t even half of what you may encounter in other cities of America. And that’s exactly why you can manage your time well in SF, and go and visit the most tempting attractions of SF.
In this article, you’ll find a list of itineraries, mostly one-day itinerary, which will help you enjoy your stay in SF.
Start Your Day With The Best Breakfast In Town
You will not regret getting up early and heading to Fisherman’s Wharf in search of healthy sumptuous breakfast. There is an amazing breakfast place called Mama’s, which apparently serves the best breakfast in town; make note of, it gets awfully crowded on weekends. So go there early and be prepared to wait for some time before you hit on your egg and bacon.
Golden Gate Bridge
What have you exactly done in SF if you haven’t walked on the Golden Gate Bridge? The Golden Gate Bridge, most famous bridge in SF and the world, known for its exclusiveness that manages to attract hundreds and thousands of tourists each year. Did you know that the Golden Gate Bridge is supposedly one of the most photographed things on Earth? Undoubtedly, the bridge is a magnificent piece of architecture, which should be crossed on the foot or biked.
Nope, it isn’t a beach. Instead, it’s a marvelous Italian quarter where you have European style romantic sidewalks, small little cafes, restaurants and shops centered near Washington Square. Also, look for a Coit Tower atop Telegraph Hill as it is known to offer a spectacular point for taking good photos (Selfies) of the bridges and the Bay. For the love of art, if you go inside the tower, you will be in awe of floor-to-ceiling murals painted in the1930s.
Alcatraz, formerly a military prison, is now a small island located in San Francisco Bay. Earlier some of the most dangerous criminals were kept there. Once you go to Alcatraz Island, you will be amused by many legendary stories of this exclusive island. The only hitch is to get tickets to visit this island. Most of the times, you have to book in advance as all seats get booked. In order to have a hassle-free visit to Alcatraz, it is advisable to get in touch with a professional private tour company operating in San Francisco. Besides organizing your Alcatraz visit, these private tour companies will also arrange for you a San Francisco full day city tour. Such tours usually make sure you do not miss out seeing obvious landmarks that the city has.
A visit to San Francisco is surely going to enrich you artistically and culturally because the city has so much to offer on both fronts. SF is internationally known to have the best opera and ballet companies, and not to forget the best symphony artists come from SF. Go and check The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Legion of Honor and other such rich museums and galleries that are devoted to the finest forms of art. One of the best aspects of holidaying in San Francisco is to enrich your soul by experiencing diverse cultures reflected in art. Absorb every bit of it!
San Francisco inarguably has a lot to offer to its tourists, which cannot be absorbed in a short period of time. However, make the most of the city with whatever time you have in your hands.