Things To Do At Pier 39
Nestled in the spectacular San Francisco Bay with stunning views of famous San
Francisco landmarks, the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz and the breathtaking
scenery of San Francisco bay, plus the infamous sea lions it is no wonder Pier 39 is
the third most visited place in the U.S. not counting the wide variety of activities,
shops and dining activities.
Pier 39 is a two story all day attraction. See the list below of everything that you
can choose from for you and your family while visiting Pier 39.
ACSailingSF It’s an all out adrenalin rush when you take a ride on the all carbon
racing yacht actually raced in the Americas Cup the USA 76. Ride with members
of the Oracle racing team who have competed in and won the Americas Cup race.
ACSailingSF is San Francisco’s newest attraction on the waterfront and one of the
most exhilarating thrilling adventure rides in San Francisco, one you won’t want to
San Francisco Whale Tours Year round whale watching is a large draw for people
visiting San Francisco. Grey and Humpback, Killer whales migrate through the
open waters of the Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary a unique
ecosystem that is must to do while visiting San Francisco. The area is rich in
marine life including dolphins, sharks, sea turtles and a wide variety of other
vibrant sea life. Experience it all aboard a 65 foot eco-friendly catamaran and turn
your day into an adventure of a lifetime.
Adventure Cat Sailing Charters If you want to relax enjoy the sunset add a little
romance to your trip these bay cruises are the way to go. Spectacular views of the
city, the Golden Gate Bridge, and Alcatraz Island set sail March 1 st through the end
Aquarium of the Bay 20,000 local marine species are on display in this amazing
aquarium located on the waters-edge. The Aquarium takes you on a magical
journey beneath the surface of the San Francisco Bay and surrounding Pacific
Ocean. Discover the mystery’s and wonders an enjoyable attraction for adults and
kids of all ages and when you have finished enjoy a short film, documentary and
animations plus more at the Bay Theatre adjacent to the Aquarium of the Bay.
Aquarium of the Bay
Blazing Saddles Bike Rentals & Tours If cycling is your thing there are many
bike paths and rides for beginners and advanced riders to take advantage of.
Biking the Golden Gate Bridge or trekking on the new breathtaking National Park
Bike Path taking you on a adventure ride from fisherman’s Wharf to the Golden
Gate Bridge then over to Sausalito. It’s a fun way to explore San Francisco and the
natural beauty and picturesque scenery. Let Blazing Saddles Bike Rentals and Tours
help you plan your trip or join one of their tours it is the best way to interact with
the great outdoors if you are an enthusiast.
Blue and Gold Fleet contains several adventures to choose from a one-hour Bay
Cruise Adventure fully narrated, RocketBoat a heart pumping thrillseeking
ride May-October, Escape from the Rock 90 minute sailing journey throughout
San Francisco Bay with secrets of life on “The Rock”, and Angel Island an outdoor
paradise the whole family can enjoy.
PIER 39 West Marina
Frequent Flyers an exciting bungee trampoline for all ages who are at least 30
pounds and under 230 pounds. Operates year round $10 admission,
Building Q, Level 1
Gray Line/San Francisco Sightseeing Tours offers a multiple list of tours
featuring a one hour trolley ride of the city. Take tours of San Francisco and the
surrounding areas there is so much to choose from you will not run out of things to
do and see while visiting San Francisco.
Building A, Level 1
Magowan’s Infinite Mirror Maze Crazy fun Mirror Maze!!! Get lost in a fun
challenging adventure where nothing is what it seems. Psychedelic UV hallways
create an fun-filled time. Bump into dead-ends, walk in circles and eventually find
your way out. $5 gives you all day access well worth the time and fun.
Building O, Level 2
Players Sports Grill & Arcade is the only Sports Grill and Arcade in all of San
Francisco. 12,000 square feet of fun inclusive of over 200 live sports feeds on 30
screens, dining, beer, drinks, a variety of arcade games plus a patio that overlooks
the sea lions. Something for everyone at this unique family fun where every day is
a party day.
Building M, Level 1
Pier 39’s Infamous Sea Lions have taken over Pier 39’s K Dock since January
1990. A world wide attraction the sea lions frolic in the water or sunbathe on the
dock. In the winter months their population can reach up to 900 then they return to
the Channel Islands for breeding in the summer months. However, some stay year
round enjoying the easy life at Pier 39. Interactive exhibits are available on Level 2
plus there is an outdoor web cam located at Pier 39 so people at home can see you
watching these flippered friends.
Restaurants Pier 39 is a total quality experience offering over a dozen restaurants
providing great cuisine and creative fun dining environments. The following
Restaurants are available for you and your family at Pier 39. Bon Appetite!!!
Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. Restaurant & Market
Crab House Pier 39
Fog Harbor Fish House
Forbes Island Restaurant
Hana Zen Japanese Grill & Sushi Bar
Hard Rock Café
Neptunes Waterfront Grill & Bar
Pier Market Seafood Restaurant
Players Sports Grill & Arcade
Sea Lion Café
Swiss Louis Italian & Seafood Restaurant
Wipeout Bar & Grill
Shop: There are plenty of shops to browse through in the afternoon everything
from book, gifts, souvenirs, clothing, jewelry, candy, chocolate and more.
Pier 39 is a Mecca of fun, excitement, relaxation, dining and shopping. There is no
other place like it in the world come see for yourself and make sure to stop in and
check out ACSailingSF.
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