Combine a San Francisco City Tour and guided visit to Alcatraz for the ultimate introduction to San Francisco! You'll enjoy the beauty and attractions of everyone's favorite city, in addition to a scenic ferry ride to Alcatraz Island for an audio walking tour.
San Francisco Fishermans Wharf
Looking for things to do in the City by the Bay? Check out Fisherman’s Wharf in San Francisco – one of the most popular tourist spots in the city and highly recommended for family’s with children!
Top things to do in the Fisherman’s Wharf, San Francisco
Fisherman’s Wharf is one of the top touristic attractions in San Francisco. Mostly popular among first time visitors, this area is packed with seafood restaurants, shops and entertainment. There is plenty to see and do here and the top attractions include the Maritime National Historic Park which is home to the largest collection of old ships and submarines in the US. Other great attractions at the Wharf include the Aquarium of the Bay at Pier 39, the Wax Museum, to name a few more. Kids will love this area of San Francisco as it offers them plenty of entertainment.
There are many fun things to do in San Francisco and lots of them are in this area. Fisherman’s Wharf is also the place, where you can catch a day cruise to see the historic Alcatraz Prison where dangerous criminals used to be locked up. There are a couple of San Francisco city passes on offer which will help you explore the area and stay on a budget, even when traveling with the whole family. Check our pass page for more information about San Francisco tours, attractions, museums and more and make the most of your vacation!
Stroll into San Francisco’s amazing California Academy of Sciences with this early-access admission ticket. For one low price — a Viator Exclusive available nowhere else — skip the lines and enjoy entry one hour earlier than the general public, a privilege normally reserved for annual members of the Academy. Then wander about the aquarium, planetarium, natural history museum and 4-story rainforest, all under one roof. With so much to explore, you’ll appreciate the crowd-free hour of checking out all there is to see at your own pace.
Take time out for a day trip into the wild beauty of Yosemite National Park from San Francisco. You'll spend 5-6 hours inside the park with a combination of guided hikes, breathtaking vistas and free-time to explore on your own. Enjoy the beautiful countryside and discover the raw beauty of California's most famous national park.
Contrast the brutal austerity of Alcatraz with the sheer beauty of Muir Woods and Sausalito on this enthralling day trip from San Francisco. It's a whole day of contrasts: from catching the ferry to Alcatraz Island and driving across the Golden Gate Bridge, to walking through a forest of giant redwoods and relaxing in the picturesque village of Sausalito.
Wine taste your way through Napa and Sonoma on this day trip from San Francisco. Enjoy a comfortable, picturesque drive by luxury coach to wine country to visit several wineries for guided tours and tastings. Walk through beautiful vineyards, explore the winemaking facilities, and learn about the history of winemaking from your guide as you sip fine wine. Stop in Yountville to enjoy lunch and browse specialty shops at your leisure and expense. This comprehensive wine tour is the most relaxing way to experience California wine country, and all tastings are included!