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Castro District

San Francisco

Trover photo by Majid Shahee

Trover photo by AMCR

Trover photo by AMCR

Trover photo by Anna W Gusta

Castro District

Known for Urban, Bars and Scenery

Check out top sights like Castro Street and Mission Dolores Park as you discover Castro District—an area also known for its bars.

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Check out top sights like Castro Street and Mission Dolores Park as you discover Castro District—an area also known for its bars.

Things to do near Castro District

Go up to the top of this lofty peak on a clear day for unparalleled aerial views of San Francisco’s most recognizable landmarks.

After visiting San Francisco City Hall, make a plan to see the other sights and activities in San Francisco. Discover the beautiful sunsets and notable monuments in this vibrant area.

This beloved park offers relaxation among trees, flowers and wildlife, right in San Francisco’s backyard. 

Lombard Street is a well-known landmark worth seeing in San Francisco. Discover the beautiful sunsets and shops in this vibrant area.

This Roman-inspired palace built in 1915 remains a modern-day renaissance center of fine arts and science. 

Discover history, culture, open spaces, spectacular views and the Jedi Master Yoda at this former military base.

This waterfront attraction offers thrilling rides, innovative street performers and colorful souvenir shops, but it’s the sea lions that win the day. 

Escape to “The Rock,” home of the infamous and abandoned island prison, and discover how it earned a reputation as a cold and unforgiving place.

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Hilly streets lined with colorful Victorians, eclectic neighborhoods from the piers of Fisherman's Wharf to the sunny streets of the Mission, and picture-perfect landmarks from the Golden Gate to the Haight—San Francisco's a treasure trove of must-see sights.

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Venture to the California Academy of Sciences, and explore an aquarium, a 4-story rain forest, a natural history museum, and the world's largest all-digital planetarium—all in 1 place. Home to cutting-edge research, tons of engaging exhibits, and 40,000 live animals, it’s a fun time for all ages.

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Step aboard a luxurious boat and sail under two iconic San Francisco landmarks—the Golden Gate Bridge and the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. As you cruise, take in the city skyline and its major landmarks from the waters of the San Francisco Bay.

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Pop around the City by the Bay with the flexibility of a hop-on hop-off bus pass. Hit iconic stops like Golden Gate Park, Pier 39, and Union Square, enjoy special nighttime routes, and take advantage of included extras like fun-filled walking tours and admission to Alcatraz.

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Get an up-close look at the foreboding island penitentiary of Alcatraz from the waters of the San Francisco Bay. See the borders of this fearsome former prison from every angle and listen to engaging audio commentary about the island’s infamous inmates as you cruise around its formidable shores.

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Join us on a fun and relaxing Napa Valley Wine Tour on one of our luxury coaches. During our full day tour from San Francisco, you will visit renowned Napa Valley and Sonoma Wineries for tasting, learn about winemaking techniques, and shop for wines and souvenirs in local shops.

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