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Shorebird Sanctuary

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Lovely views, beautiful skies

Shorebird Sanctuary is a delightful place to enjoy all the Bay has to offer. Great views of the... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Northern California
a good shore walk.

It's nothing special, but enjoyable to have a wide vista and see birds and the planes coming in too.

Reviewed 1 February 2018
Gerrards Cross, United Kingdom
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Between 1404 and 1500 Bayshore Highway, Burlingame, CA 94010
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Reviewed 19 November 2018

If I had not read about it beforehand, I would not have realised it was there. It was on a walk I did most days from the hotel. Personally I hardly noticed the birds, but found the planes landing and taking off fascinating. View it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JPA38210
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

...and sometimes deafening noise that can be a bit much for kids. The aircraft alone are a sight to see, in their own right, but the noise can detract from the experience with nature.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mcmanzotartan
Reviewed 12 September 2018

A peaceful nook to be enjoyed as part of a longer stroll along San Francisco Bay, a variety of birds to view.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Margie S
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Seriously, if you find fault with this location you either need counseling or a Realtor to find you another place to live. I have met and talked to hundreds of visitors over the years, and without exception they talk about how beautiful this is. And,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Guy Y
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Shorebird Sanctuary is a delightful place to enjoy all the Bay has to offer. Great views of the planes, a perfect place to sneak out for an early lunch, nice hiking, good access, plenty of parking options and you can easily take pets. Very walkable!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank happy4travel
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Watching the many planes take off and land was fun as well. The only detractor was the insane amount of garbage along the shoreline and floating in the water. Hard to think of the area as a bird sanctuary with all the trash...sad

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank FLFoodie4
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Great views of the airport. Sooo busy! Just loved it. Great place to sit or walk and just disconnect. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Chadphil
Reviewed 2 April 2018

This is an excellent walk or hike (distance determined by you) to observe water foul and airplanes using SFO. There are parking spaces available at several locations in Millbrae and Burlingame and the path gives access to restaurants, motels, and businesses along the way. It...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Mae415
Reviewed 1 February 2018

It's nothing special, but enjoyable to have a wide vista and see birds and the planes coming in too.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank HagridDW
Reviewed 6 December 2017

This is the place to go if you're enamored by flight! San Francisco International Airport is clearly visible so you get to see planes routinely take off and land. Also many species of birds call this area home and are constantly flying around, foraging for...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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