“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.”
– Pablo Picasso
Located just north of the Golden Gate Bridge, the scenic waterfront city of Sausalito is one of Northern California’s most popular tourist destinations. If you’re driving from San Francisco, take a short detour on your way to Sausalito and stop at the scenic Marin Headlands. It’s one of our favorite vantage points of the Golden Gate Bridge and the San Francisco skyline. The views from the top are absolutely spectacular, especially on a fog-free sunny day.
Fun Sausalito Attractions
Sausalito offers stunning views of San Francisco, the Golden Gate Bridge and the Bay. This charming waterfront town is known for its trendy restaurants, upscale art galleries and chic boutiques. It’s also home to the historic Richardson Bay houseboat community. Take a Ferry to Sausalito from San Francisco (from Pier 41 at Fisherman’s Wharf or the Ferry Building) and enjoy a scenic cruise across the Bay, with views of Alcatraz and the iconic Golden Gate Bridge. Nearby attractions include San Francisco, Muir Woods and Tiburon.
Book Sausalito Sightseeing Tours, Day Trips and Fun Things To Do
Book a Sausalito Food and Wine Walking Tour. Visit renowned restaurants and enjoy food and wine-tastings. This small-group tour is limited to 10 people. Fun for foodies! Spend time on the water on a Guided Scenic Sausalito Kayak Tour. Explore this picturesque waterfront town, Richardson Bay and its famous houseboat community. Admire views of San Francisco and the Bay on this fun kayaking excursion.
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The Best Time To Visit Sausalito
Sausalito is a fun place to visit anytime of the year. It’s mild climate is often warmer than in San Francisco. August to October is usually sunny and dry. Any Summer morning fog usually lifts by early afternoon.