Lonely Planet: The world’s leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet’s San Francisco is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you.
Admire the brilliance of the Golden Gate Bridge, swing down Balmy Alley for a slice of Mission life, and take in the city’s hills on a cable car ride – all with your trusted travel companion.
Get to the heart of San Francisco and begin your journey now!
Inside Lonely Planet’s San Francisco: NEW pull-out, passport-size ‘Just Landed’ card with Wi-Fi, ATM and transportation info – all you need for a smooth journey from airport to hotelFull-colour maps and images throughoutHighlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interestsInsider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spotsEssential info at your fingertips – hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, pricesHonest reviews for all budgets – eating, sleeping, sightseeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks missCultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience – history, art, food, drink, sport, politicsOver 43 maps Covers Golden Gate Park, Fisherman’s Wharf, downtown, North Beach, Chinatown, Nob Hill, the Mission, the Castro, the Haight, Japantown, Berkeley, Napa and Sonoma Valleys, and more The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet’s San Francisco is our most comprehensive guide to San Francisco, and is perfect for discovering both popular and off-the-beaten-path experiences. About Lonely Planet: Lonely Planet is a leading travel media company and the world’s number one travel guidebook brand, providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveler since 1973.
Over the past four decades, we’ve printed over 145 million guidebooks and grown a dedicated, passionate global community of travelers.
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