Pier 39 is San Francisco's Most Visited Attraction - But Why?
Pier 39 is one very, very, very popular place in San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf. Hard to resist it's lure, thousands of tourists flock
here on a daily basis. What are they looking for at Pier 39? I'm not sure....
Pier Thirty Nine offers restaurants, souvenir shopping, some basic attractions, and the one real thing - lots of sea lions. The best thing
about Pier 39 is the hundreds of Sea Lions that sun themself outside of the edge of the mall.
The SFTravel.com editorial team ventured into the belly of the beast - the San Francisco "landmark" that locals most actively avoid.
Tourists love Pier 39 -- locals despise it. Our two hours at PIer 39 were best characterized by one word -- CROWDS. Pier 39 is busy, hectic, and crowded.