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 The North Beach
Traveling to San Francisco, California? Then don’t miss out on the city’s North Beach area! North Beach San Francisco is one the city’s nicest neighborhoods to explore during your trip.
Things to do in North Beach San Francisco
Also known as the Little Italy of San Francisco, this area was named as one of the great neighborhoods of America. Historically, North Beach San Francisco was the home of the local Italian American community but much like in Manhattan (NY), during the 80’s the demographics have changed and the area today is much more diverse.
This area is considered the hub of San Francisco nightlife, and some even consider it as the red district of the city. There are many great things to do in North Beach, and some of the top attractions in the area includes Washington Square park, the Coit Tower on top of Telegraph Hill and Pioneer Park. To learn more about San Francisco sightseeing, watch our video guides for more information about the city’s neighborhoods, the Coit Tower and the attractions nearby, like Fisherman’s Wharf and Embarcadero.
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!