This comprehensive 2 day guide has you sight seeing & touristing your way through San Francisco. This guide can be used as a guide even if your trip is not 2 days. It is good for both tourists as well as locals looking to explore in their own backyard.
This San Francisco Itinerary will take you to:
-Japanese Tea Garden
11-pages of expert advice to help you navigate your San Francisco trip and maximize your experience. This guide includes recommendations to make the most out of two days in San Francisco. In this itinerary you'll find a recommended iconic viewpoints, beaches, areas to visit and restaurants in the heart of the city.
Plan your day perfectly to see the best highlights of San Francisco in just one day, ideal for day trippers, those visiting for a short time, or locals exploring their own backyard.
Exact location of each attraction, estimated length of time to spend there.
Hours and best time of year for the recommended things to see and do in San Francisco.
Recommended activities, including fees, how long to allot to experience it.
Recommended dining options
Distance and drive time between locations.
Follow this itinerary! We have visited different parts of San Francisco numerous times and these are some of the best highlights of San Francisco that we want to continue going back to.
What should I do with 2 days in San Francisco?
Although this itinerary is just a quick 2 day snapshot, it is free so you can use it as a guide to make your stay in San Francisco longer by adding to it.
What if I want to spend more time in San Francisco?
There are so many great areas of San Francisco, and you won't be able to fit them all in within 2 days. We have focused this itinerary around iconic easy activities in San Francisco as we feel it captures the essence of San Francisco and highlights what the city has to offer.
What are the best areas to visit in San Francisco?
No, you don't need a car in San Francisco. You can easily get around San Francisco using the ride share apps, taxis, or busses. You can rent a car, but please note that most places charge for parking.
Do you need a car in San Francisco?
This itinerary breaks down everything in one PDF guide. The itinerary adds even more value by planning every detail of a 2 day trip to San Francisco so all you have to do is truly book it, show up and enjoy the trip. We learn a lot on our trips about things that were worth it, things we wish we did, and the optimal route to take if we could do it over. You benefit from those learnings with this itinerary! Our podcast episode of San Francisco, gives you highlights but not to the level of detail you’ll find within our itinerary.
What's different about your itinerary from your podcast episode?