Discover San Francisco

Cable Car



The San Francisco cable car system is the world's last manually operated cable car system. An icon of San Francisco, the cable car system is part of the intermodal urban transport network operated by the San Francisco Municipal Railway.


Coit Tower



Coit Tower, also known as the Lillian Coit Memorial Tower, is a 210-foot (64 m) tower in the Telegraph Hill neighborhood of San Francisco, California.


Fisherman's Wharf



Fisherman's Wharf is a neighborhood and popular tourist attraction in San Francisco, California. It roughly encompasses the northern waterfront area of San Francisco, from Ghirardelli Square or Van Ness Avenue east to Pier 35 or Kearny Street.


Golden Gate Bridge



The Golden Gate Bridge is a suspension bridge spanning the Golden Gate strait, the one-mile-wide (1,6 km), three-mile-long (4,8 km) channel between San Francisco Bay and the Pacific Ocean.





Haight-Ashbury is a district in San Francisco, California, named for the intersection of Haight and Ashbury streets. It is also called The Haight and The Upper Haight. The neighborhood is known for its history of, and being, the origin of hippie counterculture.

Alcatraz Island



Alcatraz Island is located in the San Francisco Bay, 1.25 miles (2,01 km) offshore from San Francisco, California, United States. The small island was developed with facilities for a lighthouse, a military fortification, a military prison (1868), and a federal prison from 1933 until 1963.


Napa County



Napa County is a county located north of San Pablo Bay in the northern portion of the U.S. state of California. As of the 2010 census, the population was 136,484. It was one of the original counties of California, created in 1850 at the time of statehood. Parts of the county's territory were given to Lake County in 1861.


Union Square



Union Square is a 2.6-acre (1,1 ha) public plaza bordered by Geary, Powell, Post and Stockton Streets in downtown San Francisco, California. "Union Square" also refers to the central shopping, hotel, and theater district that surround the plaza for several blocks.