San Francisco July 03, 2017
10 Out Of This World Summer Day Trips To Take From San Francisco
Summer is here! Even though we have cool summer it is a good idea to get out and explore. Here are some great summer day trips that will more than satisfy the curious soul. Learn more about these day trips near and around the San Francisco Bay area.
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:
1. Bass Lake
Bass Lake is known as one of the best and most beautiful swimming holes in the area. If you want to get wet then bring your swimming suits, inflatable tubes, and hang out in the the lake.
Learn more about Bass Lake
2. China Beach
This is a perfect day trip right in the city! This is truly a historical spot in San Francisco. The views of the Bay, iconic attractions, and even the fog will dazzle.
Learn more about China Beach
Sausalito is in Marin County. Sausalito is 9.2 miles north of San Francisco. If you take the a day trip here you'll love the hillside houses, hills, natural beauty, boutique shops, and more.
Learn more about Sausalito
4. Napa Wine Train
Ride though the world famous wine country on the Napa Valley Wine Train. This is truly a one-of-a-kind experience and fun day trip. Drink wine and eat on a restored antique train through stunning Napa Valley.
Learn more about the Napa Wine Train
5. Little Mermaid Glass Company
The Little Mermaid Glass Boat Company offer a tour to see marine life like giant seaweed and fish underneath you. You'll ride in the boat around Fisherman's Wharf, in Monterey, and up close to the prettiest and most fascinating sea creatures.
Learn more about this Glass Bottom Boat Tour
6. Russian River
This is a scenic day trip or weekend trip that you need to take. At Russian River, you can also canoe, paddle board, kayak, or just gaze at the stunning water. This is a great place to kick back or get active.
Learn more about Russian River
7. Crown Beach
One of the few places to enjoy a sandy beach with warm water near the city. This is a perfect day trip. This is an ideal spot for a quick city trip, that is very close to the city If you're curious about other swimming holes.
Learn more about Swimming Holes in the area
8. Alamere Falls
Alamere Falls is a rare "tidefall", a waterfall that flows directly into the ocean. If you're up for an adventurous and stunning day trip then this hike and waterfall is for you!
Learn more about Alamere Falls
9. Gilroy Gardens
This is the only California theme park with a horticultural theme. Try out Gilroy Gardens Theme Park, a Family Theme Park. This is the perfect place to spend the day with your family and enjoy nature, rollercoasters, and more.
Learn more about Gilroy Gardens
10. Mill Valley
The beauty in Mill Valley will dazzle and impress you because the options are numerous. This is a day trip or more that offers biking, great food, nature, and more.
Learn more about Mill Valley
What do you think of these day trips? Let us know your opinion. Now, check out
This Wine Train Near San Francisco Will Give You The Ride Of A Lifetime.