It is summer– the time of relaxing, having fun outdoors, and getting cultural exchange. You can get all these things in the paradise city of San Francisco. Here is a list of the most popular day trips in San Francisco.
The southern part of San Francisco is famous for its outdoor restaurants, various exciting excursions such as kayaking, and open wild nature. Besides, it is well known thanks to its strict rules such as prohibition to paint on the streets and use streetlights. Wine lovers have to visit Bodega Bay, not far from which you can taste delicious sorts of wines.
Monterey, Carmel-by-the-Sea, and Asilomar for One Day
This trip includes attending of three places. Monterey is famous for the Monterey Bay Aquarium. Carmel-by-the-Sea is well known for its beautiful beachside, one of which is the enormous coastal landmark 17 Mile Drive, particular types of wines in the Point Lobos Reserve and Borromeo de Camelo Mission, as well as organization of various ceremonies and festivals such as Carmel Bach or Carmel Art & Film. Asilomar is the final point of this trip, which is unique thanks to the long coastline and craggy basins.
nique Places in the World Muir Wood and Sausalito
The Muir Wood is an enormous territory that hosts 1,000-year old redwoods with at least 50 kinds of birds and other wild animals. The place is also known thanks to the films Return of the Jedi and Rise of the Planet of the Apes. The Sausalito is well known for Point Bonita Lighthouse, Golden Gate Bridge, and French bistro La Garage.
Here you can practice surfing, visit such particular attractions as Big Digger, and feel the magic in the Mystery Spot, the place without physic laws.
Half Moon Bay
This city, which is situated not far from the sea offers you to visit Sea Horse Ranch, historical and art galleries, enjoy nature, play golf, and participate in the yearly Mavericks Surf Contest.
The old and notable sector of the town allows you to get to know the conditions of life in the past. Also, there are various places for kids, such as California State Railroad Museum, Gunther’s Quality and Vic’s Ice Cream, and the Original Hagen’s Orange Freeze. Adults can go to vineyards as El Dorado, Amador or Lodi, and participate in various festivals, for instance, the Festival de la Familia and the Pacific Rim Festival.
San Jose, Los Gatos, and Livermore
These places are definitely for wine lovers. Start from Los Gatos, where the Santa Crus Mountain Winery Testarossa Vineyard and the Fleming Jenkins Vineyard are situated. Livermore also has about forty wineries and the miraculous Centennial Light Bulb. San Jose invites you to go shopping in fashionable shops, to visit the Tech Museum of Innovation, and finish your trip in the fun park not far from Santa Clara.
Listen to your heart and choose your trip!
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