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San Francisco Bay

San Francisco, CA
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Offers hiking and biking along its shores, paddling and sailing on top of its surface, and bird-watching and exploring among its wetlands.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“boat tour” (71 reviews)
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San Francisco, CA
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+1 415-788-2222
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you have the chance to go to San Francisco during October make it the start. I was there 6-11th. Found out on my first night it was fleet week, meaning I was treated to a brilliant air show down at the bay. The day...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Who doesn't want to see the sea lions barking and frolicking while you're in San Francisco?1 YOU HAVE TO GO SEE THEM!!

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You will never forget visiting the bay and seeing both the bay and Golden gate bridges. It’s spectacular! Ferry trips of different sorts are available. Bring a coat though, we visited in June on a sunny day and the breeze off the Pacific can be...More

Thank N H
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We walked, bused, ubered a lot of the Bay area. Very interesting and lots of people. Anyone going should take along some clothes for the cool mornings and nights. There was always wind. That is probably why all the shops do a good business with...More

Thank kenracine
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great views when you are taking city tourist bus over the night. The would across the bridge to enjoy the views

Thank Monica C
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I had mixed feelings about going on the iconic bay cruise, because it is expensive. But I am so glad I did finally decide to go. Especially if you are photographer, there are just so many interesting things to point your lens at. It's a...More

Thank DonnaandCraig
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I’m not much of a fisherman. But, if you like to catch a lot of fish, the San Francisco Bay is the place to go. I think wind is a key factor in determining whether or not fishing will be good. It looks like average...More

Thank Peter H
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The bay is always busy with tour boats, water taxis, ferries, and personal watercraft including slow moving sailboats some piloted by folks who don't know the rules of the road! Spent an entire afternoon watching the circus unfold and wouldn't want to operate a boat...More

Thank jaybeeFL
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The bay has two bridges ,Bay bridge & the Golden gate both are beautiful,the Bay one is lit up at night which is a beautiful sight,it is very windy in the bay & if you take an evening bus tour take warm clothes,hat,scarves & gloves

Thank 829audreyt
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Part of the holiday feels, take time to walk around this area and explore, yes it is touristy, but that's part of being on holidays. The scenery is amazing and the vibe is good. So much to do and see. Catch a boat ride or...More

Thank Caryn W
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Kathryn O
27 March 2018|
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Response from Thomas R | Reviewed this property |
Uber for sure! Add the app on your phone and use it! Very reasonable.
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Kirsten M
5 September 2017|
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Response from jenabelConsett | Reviewed this property |
The Hilton at union square is quite handy and we used the hop on hop off bus to get around. We walked a couple blocks from the hotel to union square and bought tickets for the bus at 40 dollars each. It stops at many stops... More
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Ben M
3 September 2016|
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Response from Jarion M | Reviewed this property |
I would vote for the East Bay as a base with sojourns into the City, but I would stay more on the Berkeley/Kensington/Solano side of things rather than Oakland. Weatherwise, fall and spring are the sunnier times for SF... More
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