Plan Your Trip
to San Francisco

From travel information about weather, safety, and navigating public transportation to deals and offers on attractions and hotels, this is the perfect place to start planning your trip to San Francisco.

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While planning your trip to San Francisco, remember that we never think three days are enough, and we know we are biased. You will also find tools to book attraction tickets, the best travel apps, maps and even aid in packing your bags. We start well before you hit our soil to welcome you to this amazing city. From all kinds of transportation suggestions, a night at the ballpark or ballet and the best places to eat in town, let our Plan Your Trip tools support an amazing experience. 

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San Francisco Attraction Passes

Spend less and experience more of what San Francisco offers by purchasing tickets to local attractions from CityPASS and more.

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What to Pack When You Visit

Our weather includes micro climates and Karl the Fog. Here's what to pack, so you don't have to buy a sweatshirt down at Fishermans Wharf.

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in San Francisco

From luxurious hotels to affordable and boutique digs, discover your perfect place to stay in San Francisco.

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Check out our free San Francisco Traveler visitors guide and learn how to explore San Francisco like a local.

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