San Francisco Top 10 Travel Attractions – California Travel Guide

San Francisco Top 10 Travel Attractions – California Travel Guide

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    Average temperatures and precipitation for selected communities in California[131]
    Location August
    (°F)
    August
    (°C)
    January
    (°F)
    January
    (°C)
    Annual
    Precipitation
    (mm/in)
    Los Angeles 83/64 29/18 66/48 20/8 377/15
    LAX/LA Beaches 75/64 23/18 65/49 18/9 326/13
    San Diego 76/67 24/19 65/49 18/9 262/10
    San Jose 82/58 27/14 58/42 14/5 401/16
    San Francisco 67/54 20/12 56/46 14/8 538/21
    Fresno 97/66 34/19 55/38 12/3 292/11
    Sacramento 91/58 33/14 54/39 12/3 469/18
    Oakland 73/58 23/14 58/44 14/7 588/23
    Bakersfield 96/69 36/21 56/39 13/3 165/7
    Riverside 94/60 35/18 67/39 19/4 260/10
    Eureka 62/53 16/11 54/41 12/5 960/38
    Death Valley 115/86 46/30 67/40 19/4 60/2
    Mammoth Lakes 77/45 25/7 40/15 4/ −9 583/23

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    Take a tour of Top 10 Travel Attractions of San Francisco, California – part of the World's Greatest Attractions series by GeoBeats.

    Hi, this is your host, Naomi. I would like to give you a tour of the top 10 attractions of San Francisco.

    Number 10: Cable cars. One of San Francisco's icons, cable cars are not only fun to ride, but also an efficient means for getting to various attractions within San Francisco.

    Number 9: Fisherman's Wharf, a popular tourist attraction. Fisherman's Wharf many activities, like boat cruises and you may even be able to watch sea lions in action.

    Number 8: De Young Museum. Located inside the Golden Gate Park, the museum houses many great works of art. Natural elements were used for its construction.

    Number 7: Architectural heritage. A favorite activity for visitors to San Francisco is enjoying the architecture of local houses. These houses can even be found on many city postcards.

    Number 6: Palace of Fine Arts. Built in 1915 for the Panama Pacific International Exposition, this remarkable structure is a cherished San Francisco landmark.

    Number 5: Golden Gate Park, a great urban park. It's an oasis that offers an escape from the city. The large park has beautiful landscape design with well-maintained gardens.

    Number 4: Coit Tower. Gracing the landscape of San Francisco, the art deco tower was constructed to beautify the city. The observation tower at the top offers excellent city views.

    Number 3: Alcatraz Island. Located in San Francisco Bay, Alcatraz used to have a prison which housed some of the toughest criminals. You can take a tour of the prison today.

    Number 2: Lombard Street, among America's crookedest streets. It's fascinating to drive down the street or watch other cars. Hard to imagine people actually live here.

    Number 1: Golden Gate Bridge. No trip to San Francisco is complete without a visit to the Golden Gate Bridge. It truly is a special site that you will remember for a long time.

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