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Scenic 49 Mile Drive

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Address: Throughout San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
Phone Number: 415 391 2000
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Made for a pleasant day. We spent several hours seeing the sights along this drive and never left the city. I had no idea SF was so spread out and so diverse. Highly recommend if... read more

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Made for a pleasant day. We spent several hours seeing the sights along this drive and never left the city. I had no idea SF was so spread out and so diverse. Highly recommend if you have a car. We went with my son and his girlfriend who live there, and even they learned something.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Scenic 49 Mile Drive is so gorgeous that you should consider yourself lucky if you drive it! Just take your time, drive slowly, and take in the beauty. Such beauty is very rare to find it - if anywhere else. I recommend it.

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Thank tastefirst
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56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

In three hours: Drive past all the points of interest in San Francisco! or In three days: Drive slowly to all the points of interest, get out, park, and visit them! or ride on a bicycle!! Either way you do it, you'll have a great, interesting and informative drive, or ride, or even walk (if you have the energy!!!

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Thank Richard D
Riverdale, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this scenic drive. Did it on a clear day, and really enjoyed our time. We stopped in many places like Twin Peaks, Fisherman's Wharf, and many many more.

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Thank Me-Like-World
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I decided to take my family of 6 plush grandparent's for a total of 8 on this route. We had a ton of fun and we're able to see many sites that we would not have seen otherwise. We also added to stop at Pier 39 where we enjoyed dining and entertainment from street performers I would highly recommend it.

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Thank Randy H
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Okay...this is definitely not for anyone. I'm a cyclist and riding the SF scenic route was on my bucket list for quite a while. I live nearby in Silicon Valley and finally got the time and energy to do it. What a feast to the senses it was, worth every pedal stroke. Now I can finally say I've really seen... More 

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Thank Agustin F
Napa, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is lovely to see SF this way. We stopped at numerous places along the way. Worth the drive and easy sign post to follow route.

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Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

getting a 360 view of the city, mapping sites to be investigated later. Dont miss the cable car museum, and the twin tower view

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Thank Thierry-bru12
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You will feel like a resident of SF when following the scenic 49 mile drive signs. It is a great way to get an overlook view of the whole city. Then plan your mini trips to SO many interesting places in San Francisco.

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51 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This 49 mile drive through San Francisco is a great way to see important and historic places. The beauty is that you just need the map and a car and you can visit the sights at your own pace. Driving in the City is a fun experience because you'll discover so many "other" cool things as you navigate your way... More 

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