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Address: Lincoln Boulevard, near Doyle Drive and Fort Point, San Francisco, CA 94129
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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Stretching 4,200 feet and towering as high as a 65-story building, this...

Stretching 4,200 feet and towering as high as a 65-story building, this well-known bridge is the gateway to San Francisco.

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Great walk across the bridge little windy but the views are stunning Only thing we didn't enjoy was having to dodge the cyclists coming at you at speed Can be a little scary for... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 April 2016
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Southampton
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45 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Great walk across the bridge little windy but the views are stunning Only thing we didn't enjoy was having to dodge the cyclists coming at you at speed Can be a little scary for younger kids our son wouldn't cross because of the height and the noise from the traffic Parking on the other side of the bridge at the... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016

Nothing gives you proper perspective of this awesome structure like walking over it. The views are incredible and it's an easy 1.3 mile walk; bikes on one side, walkers on the other. It does get windy and cold so plan ahead.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

To see this bridge in all her splendor and beauty is to behold such a beautiful sight! We booked a city tour that stopped on both sides of the bridge, allowing us great views from Sausalito and the Bay Area. I can imagine, on a warmer day, it's even better. Note to self: bring a hoodie or warmer jacket because... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Best thing I've ever done (I think). Rent a bike on Fishermans wharf and then cycle over the bridge to Sausalito. Amazing! Do it!

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Thank Richard M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

I suggest taking a bike ride across the bridge! As you get closer and closer, the view grows more beautiful. There are some hills in the park leading up to the bridge but other than that, not a difficult ride. A great way to see the bridge.

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Thank Natalie S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

A must see! Definitely great to walk along the bridge, and visit the Golden Gate Visitor Center. A trip to San Francisco isn't complete without this iconic landmark.

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Thank Robin C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Loved this! We travelled over the bridge via hop on/off bus a few times & even visited to town on the other side. Sausalito was a very quaint small town to visit enjoyed too. Whilst we didn't walk over bridge due to wind & rain & cold & lack of time on our schedule we took pics at entry area.... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

I walk through the bridge all the way in both directions my advice if you driving car you have to parking in vista point and then you can walk in the bridge it is wonderful experience

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Playa del Carmen
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Just breathtaking. Great experience overall. Watch out for the bikers. The bathrooms are nasty though.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

My wife and I while visiting my daughter and son in law went during the day. We took an Uber to Crissy Fields to walk from there. There is a great park there at Crissy Fields and also a restroom. Also, they have some really cool stuff in some of the old hangers. After a short, which is lined with... More 

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