Here Are 11 Unique Day Trips Near San Francisco That Are An Absolute Must-Do

It’s easy to stay cozy in the 7×7 bubble of San Francisco, which holds a wealth of attractions, both indoors and out. But sometimes a change of scenery does the mind and body good, and, thankfully, city residents have a myriad of fun options to our disposal, in whatever direction we choose to travel (even straight into the Pacific), with whatever means of transportation we can get our hands on. Here are a few day trips near San Francisco that are an absolute must-do.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Seriously, you can’t get bored around here, but if you’re looking for more great things to do around San Francisco, check out these nearby hiking spots, waterfalls, and state parks.