Monday, December 28, 2009
Marin headlands is a unique hilly area in Golden Gate National Recreation Area that covers various types of histories from Miwok Indians to military including historic fort Barry and fort cronkhite, the Nike missile site and the 150 year old point Bonita lighthouse. It is located at southernmost end of Marin county California just north of golden gate bridge. Other attractions include hiking trails, dog friendly rodeo beach and stunning views of bay area and golden gate bridge.
Next to Marin headlands, the shuttle moves on to Muir woods. It is the only tour that takes a long time.
Following the list we move on to Sausalito, a San Francisco bay area city located in Marin county California United States. it is a world renowned for the Mediterranean flair and breathtaking views, hospitality, hotels and retorts.
Ferry Bay Cruise
Ferry bay cruise is the nicest itinerary in the tour that the ferry goes right by Alcatraz to get back to the ferry building. It is a great place from where we start our tour.
The tour ends at the ferry building.
Muir Woods Tour Itinerary:
Start at: The Ferry Building
Muir Woods (longest time than any other tour)
Muir Beach Overlook
Ferry/Bay Cruise (by Alcatraz) to Ferry Building
End at: The Ferry Building
Wednesday, December 16, 2009
Golden Gate Park
Golden Gate Park is the large urban park consisting of 1017 acres of public grounds. It is the third most visited city park in United States.
Fisherman’s wharf is a popular tourist attraction in San Francisco encompasses the northern waterfront area of San Francisco and a well known location of pier 39, San Francisco maritime national historical park.
Golden Gate Bridge
Golden Gate Bridge is a suspension bridge opening San Francisco bay into Pacific Ocean. It is the longest suspension bridge in the world.
Boudin Sourdough and Bakery Tour
Opened in 2005 spring. The boudin flagship building is observed fully of bakery action. More visitors can be seen here. It is located at fisherman’s wharf and every year, more number of visitors are enjoying there tour.
De Young Museum
M.H. de museum is commonly called as de Young museum. It is a fine art museum located at San Francisco Golden Gate Park. The museum has been established in the year 1895 and now it exhibits more numbers of fine art collections.
Metreon in Yerba Buena
It is a shopping center located at the downtown of San Francisco built over the corner of the underground moscone center. The complex has an mix of bay area best restaurants, shopping venues, exhibitions, shopping, theatres, entertainment destinations including west coast largest IMAX theatre.
Presidio of San Francisco
It is a park on the northern tip of San Francisco peninsula in San Francisco. It is a national park and recreational paradise offering changing exhibits about the presidio, information about activities, sights in the park and books.
Exploratorium is a museum in San Francisco exhibits variety of its collection through web casts, websites and events. It offers an interactive exhibition that makes learning interesting and familiar with art and science.
Winchester Mystery House
The house is a well known tourist attraction in California. Today, the Winchester mystery house is a well known California mansion that was under construction for 38 years. Its strange construction and purpose remains mystery.
- San Francisco is located 400 miles north of Los Angeles basin.
- In San Francisco, fine hotels, restaurants and historic attractions of the state of California, theaters, wine yards are there.
- The climate in San Francisco is superb and everyone wish to enjoy the weather.
- It is a part of California and San Francisco sightseeing is enjoyed by the tourist.
- Vocational packages are best in San Francisco; you can go for options to lower the cost.
San Francisco hotels are one among the world best accommodation. Some hotels are located by waterfront, while others on the famous hills that made the city famous. Transportation in San Francisco is very easy, fast and cheap. You can find a Bart (mass transit) station in the airport or across the east bay, modern trains let you into downtown area.
Wine country, Sonoma valley and Napa valley are the finest destinations of San Francisco. So have a nice San Francisco bay cruise tour.