7 Must-See Attractions In San Francisco


If you are about to visit the beautiful city of San Francisco, then you should definitely know what places you should visit. This city has many attractions and amenities to offer, even though is only 49 square miles. So, it is easy to see all of the great things in just a short period of time. And today we have came up with a list of 7 Must-See Attractions in San Francisco that you should know before your next visit to San Francisco. Check them out below. Enjoy!

Union Square

If you love shopping, then this is the right place for you. The most exclusive designer stores as well as the major department stores can be found here.

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Fisherman’s Wharf

The Fisherman’s Wharf is a waterfront marketplace. When visiting this famous tourist attraction, take a short walk to Ripley’s Believe It or Not, the Wax Museum and the famous crab vendors selling walk-away crab and shrimp cocktails.

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The Golden Gate Park

The Golden Gate Park is the third most visited park in the United States. It consists of museums, gardens, flowers, trees, birds, wildlife and lakes.

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Lombard Street

This curved street attracts many visitors and it is also well known as “The Crookedest Street in The World”. It is located in the Russian Hill neighborhood between Hyde and Leavenworth Street and it has eight sharp turns. The gardens around it make it a beautiful spot, so take your camera with you to make some awesome photos. Make sure you experience the views both from the top as well as from the bottom!

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North Beach

North Beach is the city’s Italian quarter. It’s a neighborhood of romantic European-style sidewalk cafes, restaurants and shops centered near Washington Square along Columbus and Grant avenues. Coit Tower atop Telegraph Hill offers a wonderful focal point for photos of the bridges and the Bay. The inside of the tower impresses everyone with floor-to-ceiling murals painted in the 1930s that depict scenes of early San Francisco.

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The prison Alcatraz, where many US notorious criminals were incarcerated, is located on an island of the same name in the middle of San Francisco Bay. The prison was closed in the 1960’s and stories about Alcatraz are legendary. A visit to Alcatraz today is fascinating and it is definitely some of the must-see attractions in San Francisco.

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The Golden Gate Bridge

The Golden Gate Bridge besides being the most famous bridge in the world, also it is considered as one of the most photographed places on Earth. It has a span of 1.7 miles and it is said that approximately 120,000 automobiles drive across it every day.

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So, now when you are familiar with the 7 Must-See Attractions in San Francisco, when will you visit this beautiful city? Tell us in the comments and don’t forget to stay up to date with our content to find out about other wonderful places from around the world that you should add to your bucket list.

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