Iconic cable cars of San Francisco are the world's last manually operated cable cars. There are three cable car lines in operation: Powell / Hyde Cable Car, Powell Mason Cable Car and California Cable Car. You can ride these at the turnarounds or one of the designated stops.
Best Views Places With Best Views in San Francisco
View type : Cable Car, steep Streets, Instagrammable, City View
Fisherman’s Wharf and Pier 39View type : Bay, Boat Tours, Cable Car, Sea Lions, Alcatraz
Fisherman’s Wharf is a popular waterfront, tourist area with restaurants, souvenir shops, street performers, cable car station, historic ships, famed Ghirardelli chocolate store, boating piers offering bay and Alcatraz tours. Pier 39 is a shopping center built around a pier with restaurants, arcades, sea lions hauled out on docks.
16th Avenue Tiled StepsView type : Instagrammable, Mosaic Stairs
Colorful mosaic stairs featuring a flowing sea to stars design up a 163-step stairway.
Bay Cruise, Boat TourView type : Panoramic, Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, Skyline
One of the best ways to view the golden gate bridge from up-close and down under in addition to other landmarks like Alcatraz along with panoramic bay views.
EmbarcaderoView type : Bay Bridge, Skyline, Bay
Embarcadero is home to several waterfront attractions including, with its iconic clock tower, the 1898 Ferry Building and a series of piers with ferries and Bay Bridge views.
Baker BeachView type : Golden Gate Bridge, Beach
Popular beach providing the views of the Golden Gate Bridge
Golden Gate BridgeView type : Landmark
Iconic landmark suspension bridge spanning almost two miles and connecting San Francisco to the North Bay.
Golden Gate Bridge View Point- Battery SpencerView type : Golden Gate Bridge, Panoramic, Skyline
Battery Spencer View Point offers one of the best panoramic views of the Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco and is a short distance from the Golden Gate Bridge.
Twin PeaksView type : Landmark, Panoramic, Skyline
At 922 feet in elevation, Twin Peaks provide 180 degree views of San Francisco and the Bay and many of the San Francisco's landmarks are visible on a clear day.
Museum of Ice Cream San FranciscoView type : Instagrammable
Pink-hued interactive ice cream-themed museum featuring sprinkles pool, playground, slide and café.