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Self-Guided Bike Rentals from San Francisco
"Pick up your bike from the beautiful Marina district only less than 3 miles away from the famous Golden Gate Bridge! Depending on your plan and destination we will suggest you the best bike routes to avoid hills and traffics. You will be provided with helmet u-lock map and some safety tips. We have different sizes of bikes and we will personally adjust the saddle to fit your height.The bike path to the Golden Gate Bridge is only 3 blocks away from our Lombard street shop and it is mostly flat. You will be biking along the waterfront and enjoying the views of the San Francisco Bay. You will pass by Fort Mason Park
From $32.00
 
3 in 1 Ultimate Bay Area Package: Alcatraz Tour Including Muir Woods and San Francisco City Tour
"See the best of the Bay Area in this ultimate 3 in 1 sightseeing package to some of the most popular destinations around San Francisco! Your sightseeing experience includes a visit to the world-famous Alcatraz Island combined with the visits to Califo you'll visit the coastal redwood trees of Muir Woods National Monument. Venture north over the Golden Gate Bridge to an isolated canyon filled with ancient coastal redwood trees also known as Muir Woods National Monument. Enjoy solitude and peace through the cool moist air as you stroll through 1000-year-old trees towering 260 feet tall. Experience the awe and wonder as you are treated through Northern California’s signature fog while you wander in and out of the Mother Nature’s redwood alleyways. The canopy of coastal redwoods soaring above will stimulate all of your senses as you journey through a piece of ancient California history. You will never forget the crisp
From $190.00
 
Big Bus San Francisco Hop-on Hop-off Tour
"San Francisco packs a lot of fun into just 47 square miles: eclectic architecture renowned museums top-notch restaurants and pier-side attractions. One of the best ways to see these sights and more is on an open-top Big Bus that allows you to discover the City by the Bay at your own pace.Start at the San Francisco Visitor Center or hop on at any stop along the route to redeem your voucher (see Itinerary for full list of stops). Set out on b double-decker bus to soak up panoramic views of San Francisco including Union Square
From $30.00

Golden Gate Park Tips (105)

Golden Gate Park

Being Dutch ourselves, we especially liked the Dutch Windmill (1903; restored 1981) in the Golden Gate Park. It can be found near the park's northwestern edge, at a stone's throw of the Pacific Ocean....
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egonwegh
Apr 22, 2016

Beautiful park

If "our" August was not so cold, and if Fernanda was not so indisposed, we would have appreciated more this paradisiacal park. It must be nice for locals to have such a relaxing area (in hot days...)....
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solopes
Oct 29, 2014

San Francisco's Windmills in Golden Gate Park

As a child growing up in nearby South San Francisco and San Bruno I often wondered why there were two windmills so near Golden Gate Park. The windmills themselves had missing vanes and the grounds...
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TooTallFinn24
Aug 30, 2014

Best Free Thing #7: Kid stuff

Looking at backsides from a stroller all day gets old in a hurry so give the wee folk (and yourself) a break at the Koret Children's Quarter. This awesome kid's heaven has been a park fixture since...
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goodfish
Nov 04, 2013

Bison and Turtles and Ducks, Oh My!

Golden Gate Park is a bus ride from downtown, but well-worth the effort. It's a long, narrow park with more acreage than New York's Central Park; it offers something for everyone. Just a few of the...
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Rixie
Dec 29, 2012

Queen Wilhemina Tulip Garden

the Queen Wilhemina Tulip Garden is located just Beside the famous Dutch Windmill and together, they are one of the most popular areas of the Sprawling Golden Gate Park and the site of many Instant...
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machomikemd
Mar 17, 2012

Big, Big Park!

The Ginourmous Golden Gate Park is over 45 city blocks of area with various themes within it's sprawling environs. It is even larger then New York City's Famed Central park! (it is 1017 acres as...
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machomikemd
May 29, 2011

Dutch Windmill

the dutch windmill is the most photographed part of the sprawling Golden Gate Park and it recently renovated due to the deteriorating conditions of this Landmark in The Golden Gate Park. The Dutch...
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machomikemd
May 29, 2011

Strybing Arboretum

I fell in love with this free display of plants, flowers, trees from all over the world. If you are a horticulturalist, collect flowers, love trees, or just love to walk in nature away from the...
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mydreamquest
Apr 04, 2011

Golden Gate Park

The park is one of AAA's starred attractions in San Francisco. Many of the features in the park also merit a star. Golden Gate park was one of the places I visited with my parents and my two girls in...
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grandmaR
Apr 04, 2011

Wander through Golden Gate Park

I suppose you could compare Golden Gate Park in San Francisco with Central Park in New York, although Golden Gate Park is larger.It is a lovely green park, where you can get away from the hustle and...
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vichatherly
Jul 15, 2010

Rehydrate at Beach Chalet

We'd plodded the entire stretch of the park (and then some) so were good and thirsty by the time we reached Ocean Beach. What's this?? Nirvana! A microbrewery with an outdoor oasis, live band and...
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goodfish
Jul 08, 2010
 
 
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Things to Do Near Golden Gate Park

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Japanese Tea Garden

We were only in town for less than 2 days .. but we came here and I highly recommend it. It was so lovely and peaceful. great place for pictures and kids seemed to like it. We visited in the...
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Conservatory of Flowers

We visited in the spring and like i said didn't go inside ... didn't have the time and begrudged the fee at that time I was super cheap. If I went today I'd definitely want to go inside. Even the...
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De Young Museum

This was an excellent museum. We used our San Francisco Pass for entry. The museum has some particularly interesting galleries attached to various stages of American history from its beginnings to...
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California Academy Of Science

As a child I can remember taking field trips in school and visits with my parents to the California Academy of Sciences in Golden Gate Park. At the time it was primarily an aquarium, natural history...
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Steinhart Aquarium

The Steinhart Aquarium was our favorite part of the California Academy of Sciences. Truthfully, we didn't do much else while we were there. Our visit was in the early afternoon. The lines to...
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San Francisco Botanical Garden

I enjoyed even though I wasn' the photo bug i am now .. I'd take a bunch of pics now .. hope to come back someday and I'm sure I'd enjoy it more now that I have a good camera. this was in spring ......
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501 Stanyan St, San Francisco, CA 94117

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