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All venues below are a short cab or cable car ride from The Hotel California.
Catch the Cable Car to Fishermen's Wharf: Union Square – Cheap!
City Double Decker Bus Tour
The very best way to get acquainted with our beautiful city. Leaving every half hour in front of Macy's, Union Square. $25. 2 day on and off privileges. No reservations needed.
Hotel Front Desk Tours:
An unforgettable day in Napa: $67
Sausalito and Muir Woods
Boat past the Golden Gate Bridge to Waterfront Sausalito and beyond to the big trees of the Muir Woods: $49
Impromptu Fishing Boat Rides from Fishermen's Wharf: $15-$25
The Haight-Ashbury District
Step outside The Hotel California and take a short cab ride to the neighborhood that was the center of the 60's Hippie Movement and the Summer of Love. Filled with offbeat shops and cafés and a Hippy vibe that is alive and well, Man.
Sea Lions at Pier 39
Enjoy some boisterous barking, diving, and playing by the "Sea-lebrities" at Pier 39. On weekends, volunteers from the Marine Mammal Center explain the Sea Lion behavior and answer questions.
Walk the Golden Gate Bridge
Take a cab to the entrance of the Golden Gate Bridge and walk the most beautiful span in the land. An incredible view of the City by the Bay.
1100 California Street | (415) 749-6300 | www.gracecathedral.org
Step inside the city's finest Gothic structure to marvel at the immense pipe organ, stained glass windows, and the striking mural of the Cathedral on fire in 1906. 4 blocks straight up Jones Street.
Pier 33, Hornblower Alcatraz Landing | (415) 981-ROCK | www.alcatrazcruises.com
Where else but San Francisco does an abandoned prison become a world-class tourist attraction? A beautiful boat ride away. Take the kids. Unforgettable.