- Our list of the best things to do in San Francisco, California, features the top 894 nearby activities — including 328 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- San Francisco, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Food & Drink, Entertainment & Shows, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 251 things to do within the city of San Francisco, CA , followed by 645 popular activities in nearby cities, including Pacifica, Berkeley, Half Moon Bay, San Carlos, South San Francisco, Oakland, Sausalito, Richmond, Martinez, San Leandro, Walnut Creek, Hayward, Alameda, San Bruno, Castro Valley, San Mateo, Belmont, Redwood City, San Rafael, Daly City, Union City, Vallejo, Burlingame, Pleasant Hill, Benicia, Novato, Tiburon, Lafayette, Danville, Concord, San Ramon, San Pablo, Menlo Park, Lodi, Santa Ynez, Fremont and Dublin
33% 15 votes
2940 North Shoreline Boulevard, Mountain View, CA 94043 MoreLess Info
Measuring 6,945 yards from the championship tees, the Shoreline Golf Links at Mountain View features an 18-hole golf course with a slope of 129. The park also includes many special amenities, including a saltwater waterway used for numerous water sports, hiking trails and a cafe.
Emerald Glen Park offers various activities. There are two playgrounds, one for bigger children and the other for smaller kids. The park provides a skate park, basketball courts and a water park. There are also picnic areas and benches.
75% 430 votes
25200 Arnold Dr., Sonoma, CA 95476 MoreLess Info
The Viansa Winery & Italian Market is located in Sonoma, California. It offers a wide variety of fine wines, preserves, cheeses and wine accessories. It is also an extremely popular location for engagement photography and wedding receptions.
A 4.1-acre park with trees and open space, Juana Briones Park also includes two childrenâ€™s playgrounds, a basketball court, picnic tables, benches and a footpath. The playgrounds feature a climbing rock and a sand and water feature.
14% 7 votes
Emerald Glen Park, 4201 Central Parkway, Dublin, CA 94568 MoreLess Info
An annual festival celebrating local food, wine, and art, the Splatter Wine & Food Event features a tasting pavilion with vendors from a wide array of restaurants and live music. The event also features wine tasting and art on display.
66% 332 votes
4501 Pleasanton Avenue, Pleasanton, CA 94566 MoreLess Info
Alameda County Fairgrounds is a venue that hosts all types of events like car shows, expos, marathons, festivals and off-track betting. It also features the county fair itself, which includes carnival games, animal races and lots of food.
Guests can enjoy a haunted theme park with 6 haunted attractions at Pirates of Emerson. The attractions consist of haunted mazes and houses, and the park also offers special events and other nightly entertainment.
A regional park known for its hiking trails, Tassajara Creek Regional Park offers extensive opportunities for wildlife viewing and a moderate difficulty level for hikers. The park also has a dog park area.