First Time Tourists Guide in San Francisco

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San Francisco is a city located in the Northern California with an area of less than 50 square miles

This small city offers beyond your expectation when it comes to tourism industry

San Francisco is famous for its popular traveling destinations such as historical sites, museum, and other unique places

It is guaranteed that you will have a great time traveling here

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SIGHTSEEING

The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art is a lovely museum. There are various exhibitions displayed here. The place is organized and all exhibitions are easy to find. The Golden Gate Park is an enormous park with beautiful gardens and lakes. You can walk around the park to experience the beauty of the city.

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Contemporary & modern paintings, installations, photographs, media & more in a sleek space

Address : 151 3rd St, San Francisco, CA 94103, United States

The Golden Gate Park

The city's 1,000-ac

oasis draws hikers, bikers, art lovers & music fans

Address : San Francisco, CA, United States

DOWNTOWN

If you are in downtown San Francisco, come visit the Dewey Monument in Union Square. The monument is dedicated to Admiral George Dewey from the Spanish- American war. So you will get to understand the history while traveling in the city.

Dewey Monument

A monument in Union Park, San Francisco

Address : 333 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94108, United States

SHOPPING

The Westfield San Francisco Centre is a nine-story mall that has over 170 shops and restaurants. You can find pretty much everything that you need here. The San Francisco Premium Outlets is a mall that features all the best brands in one place. You should probably come early because this place can be so crowded in the afternoon.

The Westfield San Francisco Centre

9-story mall featuring over 170 shops & restaurants, a multiplex & a dome-covered atrium

Address : 865 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94103, United States

The San Francisco Premium Outlets

Outlet mall featuring a variety of designer & brand-name clothing, shoes, accessories & housewares

Address : 2774 Livermore Outlets Dr, Livermore, CA 94551, United States

FOOD & DRINK

Since San Francisco is located near the bay, seafood such as abalone, Dungeness crab, sand dabs, and shrimp are quite popular. Pro tips, people of San Francisco particularly fancy the Anchor Steam Beer from the Anchor Brewing Company.

CULTURE

San Fransisco has a huge population of Hispanic. This condition results in the diversity of San Francisco culture which influences their cuisines, arts, and architecture.

BEST TIME TO VISIT

Peak season: The best time to visit San Francisco is during the Indian Summer, the period after Labor Day weekend through September and early December. You can explore the city in a comfortable weather during this period.

HOTEL

Beck's Motor Lodge is an awesome play to stay. The parking is free at this lodge and it's located in the heart of the city that makes it convenient for you if you want to explore the city.
You can also book a room at Petite Auburge which was built in 1911. The room of this hotel is decorated with Victorian furniture. You can feel the old world charm when you stay at this hotel.

Beck's Motor Lodge

As a 3-star hotel, this friendly hotel is conveniently located near the vibrant Castro area.

It provides amenities like casual and colorful rooms, free on-site parking, laundry facility, wheelchair accessible, air conditioning, and free Wi-Fi.

Address : 2222 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94114, USA

Petite Auburge

Set in the affluent Lower Nob Hill district, this quaint hotel in an ornate building is 3 minutes' walk from the Powell Street cable cars and 5 minutes' walk from the Union Square shopping area

Address : 863 Bush St #3312, San Francisco, CA 94108, United States

RESTAURANT

Located in Financial District, Tadich Grill is an outstanding restaurant you must visit. The food and staff will never disappoint, along with the decoration that emits such an elegance. The Rich Table goes above and beyond in terms of their food and service. The menu is diverse, the atmosphere is relaxing, and not to mention the hospitality of the staff.

Tadich Grill

Institution for fresh fish & classic cocktails with an old-school setting & a buzzy atmosphere

Address : 240 California St, San Francisco, CA 94111, United States

The Rich Table

Californian fare from local ingredients, served in a salvaged-barn-wood space with an open kitchen

Address : 199 Gough St, San Francisco, CA 94102, United States

CAFE

The Mill is famous for its toast. Their bread is also fresh and tastes divine. Beside coffee, this place also offers other various beverages. Tartine Bakery offers a variety of sweets and pastries. You can't ignore the amazing smell from this place that will call you in to try their menu.

The Mill

Bright & airy coffee shop serving a simple menu curated by Four Barrel Coffee & Josey Baker Bread

Address : 736 Divisadero St, San Francisco, CA 94117, United States

Tartine Bakery

Organic ingredients provide the makings for breakfast pastries, hot pressed sandwiches & coffee

Address : 600 Guerrero St, San Francisco, CA 94110, United States

BAR AND NIGHTLIFE

You can see the night view of San Francisco through the huge circular window of Marriott Marquis San Francisco that is located on the 39th floor. The view and the ambiance of the place are perfect for an evening drink.

Marriott Marquis San Francisco

A bar located on the 39th floor building in San Francisco

Address : 780 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94103, United States

INTERESTING PLACE

Alcatraz Prison is famous for its history and worth to visit. It was a prison that is now turned into a tourist attraction. You can learn about the history of this place through the guided tour. Lombard Street is a unique steep street with eight sharp turns that makes this street has predicate as the most crooked street in the world. The neighborhood around the Lombard Street is also lovely to see as it's filled with a lot of flowers.

Alcatraz Prison

A historical landmark located on a lone island in San Francisco

Address : Alcatraz Main Cell House, Pier 39 Concourse, San Francisco, CA 94133, United States

Lombard Street

On a 27-degree angle, this famously crooked street features 8 hairpin turns & landscaped flowerbeds

Address : Lombard St, San Francisco, CA 94133, United States

INSTAGRAMMABLE SPOT

Golden Gate Bridge is a must visit landmark of San Francisco. It's because the red suspension bridge is famous all over the world. If you visit this place early, you will have a picturesque view of fog-covered bridge. The Palace of Fine Arts is a grand building located near the Marina. The building is surrounded by a beautiful lake and trees.

Golden Gate Bridge

Famed 4,200-ft

art deco suspension bridge open to car, bike & foot traffic

Address : Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, CA, United States

The Palace of Fine Arts

This Greco-Roman palace & architectural attraction hosts an ever-changing roster of performing arts

Address : 3601 Lyon St, San Francisco, CA 94123, United States