Enjoy San Francisco's gorgeous scenery with a 4- to 5-mile (6.5- to 8-km) walking tour of the city's western edge, following a unique path along the dramatic coastline. Start on the Golden Gate Bridge for unrivaled views of San Francisco Bay and the city skyline. Then enjoy a slow-paced hike along the Pacific Ocean, passing through Baker Beach and Sea Cliff en route to the Sutro Baths at Land’s End. This small-group tour is limited to 12 to provide more personalized attention.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, CaliforniaYour San Francisco walking tour starts at the Golden Gate Bridge, where you can stroll out for panoramic views of the bay and city skyline (barring San Francisco's famous fog, of course). Listen as your guide points out notable features and shares the history of this world-renowned bridge, constructed in 1937.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Golden Gate National Recreation Area, Marin County, CaliforniaThen begin your leisurely hike along the city's rugged, hilly Pacific coastline while pelicans soar overhead and barges glide past in the bay. When you see the Golden Gate Bridge come back into view, capture postcard-perfect images from different angles with your camera. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Baker Beach, San Francisco, CaliforniaWalk along the sandy shore of Baker Beach, and take a break to chat with fishermen casting lines into the sea. Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Sea Cliff, San Francisco, CaliforniaThen climb the steps into Sea Cliff, one of San Francisco’s most exclusive neighborhoods, and admire plentiful mansions with their manicured gardens and fine architecture. You can also enjoy clifftop views of the crashing surf from lookout spots such as Eagle’s Point. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Lands End, San Francisco, CaliforniaFollow the trail down to the Pacific’s edge to explore the ruins of the Sutro Baths at Land’s End, now part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Sutro Baths, San Francisco, CaliforniaLearn about the concrete remains of the former glass enclosure that once boasted seven indoor swimming pools, created by wealthy entrepreneur and former San Francisco mayor Adolph Sutro in 1896.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: San Francisco Urban Adventures, San Francisco, CaliforniaFinish this San Francisco tour off perfectly as you watch the sun sink down on the Pacific after your tour ends.Duration: 4 hours