8 days in San Francisco Itinerary

8 days in San Francisco Itinerary

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San Francisco
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San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Alcatraz Island and Filbert Steps. For shopping fun, head to Ferry Building Marketplace or Union Square. Take a break from San Francisco with a short trip to Muir Woods National Monument in Mill Valley, about 42 minutes away. Spend the 2nd (Sat) exploring nature at San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park. Next up on the itinerary: have fun and explore at Exploratorium, contemplate the long history of City Lights Booksellers & Publishers, examine the collection at SS Jeremiah O'Brien, and hunt for treasures at Ferry Plaza Farmer's Market.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our San Francisco vacation planner.

If you are flying in from Sweden, the closest major airports are San Francisco International Airport, Metropolitan Oakland International Airport and Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport. In August, daily temperatures in San Francisco can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Parks Nature

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Muir Woods National Monument
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Exploratorium
Alcatraz Island
Muir Woods National Monument

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