San Francisco December 03, 2016
You’ll Never Forget A Trip To These 9 Waterfront Spots Around San Francisco
If there’s one thing the San Francisco Bay area has plenty of, it’s waterfront. There are numerous ways to enjoy the water in the San Francisco Bay Area without being in the water, but just being able to soak up the power of the sea. You can hike, eat, sit, walk, learn, and more at these great waterfront spots. Best of all, there are a variety of spots in the 415 and around the Bay area too. Here are just a few of the best waterfront spots in the San Francisco Bay area you’ll never forget!
1. Golden Gate Bridge: Crissy Field
The Golden Gate is iconic. At Crissy Field you’ll get photos of the bridge and the water of course. The sea views and surroundings will leave you speechless.
2. Sutro Baths: 680 Point Lobos, San Francisco
The waterfront views are splendid, and the history here is equally mesmerizing. You can't go wrong with Sutro Baths. The history, the trees and the ocean waves plus the eclectic ruins makes this place perfect to take photos and just to listen to waves splash.
3. Sausalito Waterfront: Bridgeway
Just miles from San Francisco, Sausalito is on the northern side of the Golden Gate Bridge. The houseboats are world famous and you will enjoy skyline views and hillside beauty.
4. Cliff House: 1090 Point Lobos Avenue, San Francisco
Spectacular ocean views, lots of history, and food all in one spot! The Cliff House is a San Francisco attraction and favorite for all to enjoy.
5. Fort Mason: 2 Marina Blvd, San Francisco
A serene waterfront spot among the bustle of tourists and activity. Fort Mason is a former United States Army post located in the northern Marina District. Walk uphill and catch views of the water, Alcatraz, many piers, and Golden Gate bridge.
6. Jack London Square: Embarcadero West, Oakland.
Jack London Square is a popular entertainment and business destination on the waterfront of Oakland. There are a variety of restaurants, bars, and activities around this spot. Make sure to note the distant view of the San Francisco skyline in the background.
7. La Mar: Pier 1½, San Francisco,
If you're looking for the less obvious waterfront spot then head to La Mar. Great place to go for waterfront views on a nice day in the Bay and enjoy a drink or bite to eat. Absolute Bliss.
8. Lake Chalet Seafood Bar & Grill: 1520 Lakeside Drive, Oakland
Enjoy a waterfront view along with seafood and drinks. You get Lake Merritt views at this renovated boathouse with a patio. Gaze at the water and relax here!
9. Aquatic Park: Beach Street and Hyde, San Francisco
You can get unforgettable views of the water and the skyline. Aquatic Park is a small beach and waterfront seating area. Aquatic Park also includes a bathhouse, municipal pier, and general facilities.
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