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Scenic 49 Mile Drive

Throughout San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
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Throughout San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
+1 415-391-2000
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

As said by a lot of people "it is a must see"! Very beautiful road! It is good to check the roads on the GPS, there might be heavy traffic to get there, speacially on weekends. Once there, it is peaceful. You can stop on...More

Thank Lannasol
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Before our trip, we printed a map of the 49 Mile Drive with all of the points of interest identified. All indictions were that there are signs along the drive directing drivers along the path. NOT SO. We never saw one sign. If it hadn't...More

2  Thank SpeekEZ
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Spent half a day taking in the various stops along the route. There were plenty of great views and things to see along the way, and despite its popularity we found plenty of quiet spots to contemplate the view and enjoy a picnic.

Thank TravBugTV
Reviewed 9 July 2017

See all of the SF highlights on this tour! The biggest issue is finding parking at all of the sights. A word of warning: keep all valuables out-of-sight due to high car theft rate, and pay attention to parking rules as the tickets are very...More

Thank Plumeria_Lover
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Oh my love of travel and weekend drives all starts here , this is how all my drives are measured , and I have been up high way 1 all the way to Canada and south to Mexico , all those trips started on Scenic...More

Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We know every inch of San Francisco now. It was a truly amazing experience. Although San Francisco is by far not a beautiful city in comparison to New York it does have certain things that are great. The following is a list of just a...More

1  Thank Nvchicky91
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Hired a car and picked it up in the Pier 39 area. The sign posts have probably been up for forty yea s and are truly weather worn which really lets it down as no one has replaced them and some are nearly invisible. We...More

1  Thank Adrian N
Reviewed 27 April 2017

San Francisco's equivalent to Carmel's 17 mile drive. This drive gives you beautiful ocean views. We recommend this drive to all new visitors to San Francisco.

Thank CLColbert
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This route is so majestic that it will never leave your mind. Breathtaking views and sights to behold.....

Thank 4JMP
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We drove the scenic routs around and through the city. It's wonderfully interesting to see the diversity in the neighborhoods. Don't miss Haight/Asbury and Castro districts. Thesewere really interesting to drive through - very diverse and colorful. Unique! Loved the parks - so good to...More

1  Thank takrafty
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Hack W
21 September 2016|
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Response from Cookingforpleasure | Reviewed this property |
bus stops, very small parking place right by the souvenir shop nothing else that could help stopping before to cross the bridge
Google Translation
3 September 2016|
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Response from Janis Y | Reviewed this property |
Not with the trailer though. In SF 49 miles route everywhere are beautiful but Parking could be the Big problem. Why not stay in San Francisco then took different daytrips to enjoy all local attractions. Good luck!
daniel h
7 May 2016|
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Response from Tomer76 | Reviewed this property |
There is a google map file for this route. I found it quickly on google, and you only need to download it and follow it on google maps.