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San Francisco City Bike Rental
"Rent a bike at the nearest bicycle rental shops to the Golden Gate Bridge. For only 3 miles bike ride on a scenic beach bike trail you will reach Palace of Fine Arts Crissy Field Fort Point and the famous Golden Gate Bridge. Bike across the bridge and ride downhill to Sausalito a beautiful waterfront town on the other side of the bridge where you can dine in many great local restaurants while enjoying the water views. To make your trip even more exciting
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San Francisco Urban Bike Tour
"Your grand bike tour of San Francisco begins at Fisherman's Wharf where you'll be outfitted with a bike as well as all safety equipment. Your guide takes you on an easy ride over flat surfaces in this city known for its hills and your route is customized with off-the-beaten track nooks that only a local would know. But if you'd prefer to pedal less upgrade to the electric bike option. Be prepared for weather changes as you follow your guide all over San Francisco. You'll stop up to 10 times during the tour for photo ops and to hear facts and anecdotes about the city's history and sights. In addition you can take a break to purchase lunch and a beverage from a gathering of local food trucks and later enjoy coffee and refreshments at a cool coffee bar (food and drinks are your own expense).Cruise through the back alleys of North Beach
From $75.00
 
San Francisco Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
"Feel free to hop on and off the double-decker bus as much as you like during your whirl around San Francisco. The loop takes about two hours to complete from start to finish if you stay on the vehicle. With your 48-hour ticket you’ll have plenty of time to explore the sights at your leisure. Simply re-board the bus when you’re ready to go to your next destination. All of the buses have enclosed areas where you can keep warm in the winter.""""Take in the highlights of San Francisco with a hop-on hop-off tour an easy convenient way to see the city. Enjoy informative commentary and great views as you travel by double-decker bus to all the major attractions. See Golden Gate Park Fisherman's Wharf
From $45.00

Sausalito Tips (27)

SASSY SAUSALITO

We took the Blue and Gold Ferry to SAUSALITO a village of art galleries, quaint shops and waterfront restaurants with views of San Francisco across the bay. Hans and I strolled around town and stopped...
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LoriPori
Jan 08, 2005

Ferry to Sausalito & Tiboron

At the end of Market Street in the downtown financial district of San Francisco is the Ferry Building. You can easily spot it by the clock tower. Also, Market Street dead ends with the Ferry Building...
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Sandi-2004
Sep 25, 2004

Spend a wonderful day in Sausalito

Sausalito is a great little village located by the bay just across the Golden Gate Bridge which transends you a world away. The village has some really good places to eat, small art galleries, parks...
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Gypsystravels
May 07, 2012

Floating Homes of Sausalito

This was big fun. People have been living on the waters around San Francisco for over well over a century. Some of them were fishermen who both lived and worked on their crafts, some opportunistic...
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goodfish
Jun 18, 2010

Take the Ferry to Marin

I have to tell you. This is one of my favorite things to do when I come to San Francisco. The ferries here are so good. It really is the sister city to Sydney. You can actually disappear in your...
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cjg1
Oct 02, 2006

Take the Ferry / or bike to Sausalito

"Sausalito is located just north of the Golden Gate Bridge, on the south-eastern tip of Marin County. Sausalito was incorporated in 1893, and named by 18th century Spanish explorers for the "little...
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canbalci
Sep 05, 2003

Saucey Sausalito!!

A cutesy, artsy place to see and be seen. Shop, browse, have coffee, ice cream, people-watch or just stroll. You will really like this little town called Sausalito....across the Golden Gate Bridge,...
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fitbod
Feb 28, 2005

Sitting by the bay

Sausalito is a great place to venture off to while visiting the San Francsico bay area. Take a ferry or rent a car. It's a nice drive and really pretty. Have lunch on the bay and go shopping. Great...
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loveadventure
Jan 16, 2006

Sausalito

Sausalito is a funky and artsy little bayside town just a few miles away from San Francisco. Its main street, with its collection of tiny but impressive art galleries and restaurants, is a popular...
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goingsolo
Jul 08, 2005

Sausalito Bay Model

Mark Twain once said, "Whiskey's for drinkin'. Water's for fightin' over". The allocation of this scarce resource always has been and always will be a major economic and political issue in this state....
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Tom_Fields
Nov 16, 2004

Bike the bridge and visit Sausalito

For a leisurely ride I highly recommend riding the bike over the Golden Gate Bridge. Once over the other side and finished with the photos take a leisurely ride (mostly steep downhill) to the township...
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ChadSteve1975
Jul 24, 2004

Daytrip to Sausalito

For quieter ferry ride than that of the ride to Golden Gate, go and visit Sausalito. Sausalito has charming open air cafes, flower bowers, souvenir shops (might be cheaper than those found in...
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yellowbell
Jul 14, 2008
 
 
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Barbary Coast Trail

The Barbary Coast Trail is a walking 3.8 mile trail using 170 bronze medallions and arrows embedded into the sidewalks connecting 20 historic sites. The southern end of the Barbary Coast Trail begins...
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Fort Mason

Many people pass by the low water landscaped west side of the Fort Mason grounds, where there is also a wonderful expanse of lawn and great view of the Golden Gate Bridge. Here there are two (at...
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Crissy Field

The land known today as Crissy Field has undergone many changes. Once a rich salt marsh and homeland of Ohlone people, it was later a landing site for Spanish and Russian explorers, a venue for the...
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Ripley's Believe it or Not!

I was skeptical. Not much of an indoor explorer. But, I truly wanted to say that I had been to Ripley's in San Fran so we got the ticket and went for an adventure. I was not disappointed. It is one...
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Setting A Deadly Obstacle Course

The Fort Point Mine Depot was created to defend the West Coast’s greatest harbor from enemy attack. Here, U.S. Army personnel assembled mines, loaded them on ships and planted them in minefields...
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49 Mile Drive

In 1938, The San Francisco Downtown Association created the 49 Mile Scenic Drive to highlight the city's beauty and to promote it as a business and tourist destination, so the route began at City...
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