San Francisco|Where To Go

San Francisco has been a place that I always wanted to visit so when I was asked to complete a  list of suggested places to visit for a client I enjoyed this job a lot. Bellow is a sample of some of what I created for this client. If you would like a travel plan from us message us at xmarksthecommunity@gmail.com

A days itinerary  for you to explore the best of San Francisco

Painted ladies

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In American architecture, painted ladies are Victorian and Edwardian houses and buildings painted in three or more colours that embellish or enhance their architectural details. The Painted Ladies are situated inside of a neighbourhood known as Alamo Square.

AddressSteiner St, San Francisco, CA 94117, USA

Phone+1 415-218-0259

The take a 5 minute drive to…

Golden Gate Park

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Golden Gate Park, located in San Francisco, California, United States, is a large urban park consisting of 1,017 acres of public grounds. Within Golden Gate Park’s 1,017 acres you’ll discover gardens, playgrounds, lakes, picnic groves, trails, and monuments, plus an array of cultural venues, events, and activities

AddressSan Francisco, California 94122, USA

Phone+1 415-831-2700

Then you can take a 10 minute drive to the famous …

Golden Gate Bridge

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The Golden Gate Bridge is a suspension bridge spanning the Golden Gate strait, the one-mile-wide, one-point-seven-mile-long channel between San Francisco Bay and the Pacific Ocean. The total length of the Golden Gate Bridge is 2.73 kilometers (1.7 miles).

AddressGolden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, CA, USA

A 25 minute drive from here will take you to…

Coit Tower

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Coit Tower, also known as the Lillian Coit Memorial Tower, is a 210-foot tower in the Telegraph Hill neighborhood of San Francisco, California.

Address1 Telegraph Hill Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94133, USA

Hours

Saturday 10am–5pm
Sunday 10am–5pm
Monday 10am–5pm
Tuesday 10am–5pm
Wednesday 10am–5pm
Thursday 10am–5pm
Friday 10am–5pm

Phone+1 415-249-0995

Then a 10 minute car drive will bring you to…

Lombard Street

Lombard Street

Lombard Street is an east–west street in San Francisco, California that is famous for a steep, one-block section with eight hairpin turns. The Powell-Hyde cable car stops at the top of Lombard Street.

AddressLombard St, San Francisco, CA 94133, USA

Then to finish the day you can take a 35 minute journey by foot and ferry to …

Alcatraz Island

Alcatraz Island

Alcatraz Island is located in San Francisco Bay, 1.25 miles offshore from San Francisco, California, United States. The Spanish explorer Jose Canizares christened it La Isla de los Alcatraces 1775 for the large population of black cormorants (alcatraceo).

AddressSan Francisco, California 94133, USA

Phone+1 415-561-4900

An alternative day itinerary to visit some of the San Francisco highlights

Start at:

San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park

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The San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park is located in San Francisco, California, United States. The park includes a fleet of historic vessels, a visitor center, a maritime museum, and a library/research facility.

AddressSan Francisco, California 94109, USA

Then you can take a 20 minute walk to…

Pier 39

Bustling bayside pier featuring scenic views, sea-lion sightings, eateries, shops & entertainment.

AddressBeach Street & The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94133, United States

Hours

Saturday 10am–9pm
Sunday 10am–9pm
Monday 10am–9pm
Tuesday 10am–9pm
Wednesday 10am–9pm
Thursday 10am–9pm
Friday 10am–9pm

Phone+1 415-705-5500

From here you can get a 20 minute ferry to …

Alcatraz Island

Alcatraz Island

Alcatraz Island is located in San Francisco Bay, 1.25 miles offshore from San Francisco, California, United States. The Spanish explorer Jose Canizares christened it La Isla de los Alcatraces 1775 for the large population of black cormorants (alcatraceo).

AddressSan Francisco, California 94133, USA

Phone+1 415-561-4900

Then a 25 minute walk and ferry ride away is …

Coit Tower

Coit Tower

Coit Tower, also known as the Lillian Coit Memorial Tower, is a 210-foot tower in the Telegraph Hill neighborhood of San Francisco, California.

Address1 Telegraph Hill Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94133, USA

Hours

Saturday 10am–5pm
Sunday 10am–5pm
Monday 10am–5pm
Tuesday 10am–5pm
Wednesday 10am–5pm
Thursday 10am–5pm
Friday 10am–5pm

Phone+1 415-249-0995

Then a 15 minute drive away from here is …

Ferry Building Marketplace

Ferry Building Marketplace

Vendors sell produce, cheese, coffee, candy & prepared food in this soaring, restored 1898 space.

Address: 1 Sausalito – San Francisco Ferry Bldg, San Francisco, CA 94111, USA

Hours: 

Saturday 7am–6pm
Sunday 7am–6pm
Monday 7am–6pm
Tuesday 7am–6pm
Wednesday 7am–6pm
Thursday 7am–6pm
Friday 7am–6pm

Phone: +1 415-983-8030

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