California is taking back its freedom to roam. With more and more people getting vaccinated, and ready to get out of the house, San Francisco is the perfect destination for spring wellness and renewal. Sightseeing along Fisherman's Wharf. A picnic on the sands of Crissy Field with jaw-dropping views of the Golden Gate Bridge. Shopping and outdoor dining in Union Square. A jog along Baker Beach at sunset.
Play in the Parks
San Francisco is reemerging with fun spring activities, from farmer's markets to beaches to picnics in the city's 220 parks – just about every half mile. And the weather this time of year is perfect with highs generally in the upper 60s. Enjoy biking, jogging and walking in beautiful Golden Gate Park. Walk the trail down to Ocean Beach with stops at the Redwood Grove and the park's stunning gardens.
Marvel at the May blooms as you wander the Botanical Garden, a 55-acre urban oasis with 9,000 plants from around the world. Walk or run along Crissy Field and the waterfront promenade at Fort Point with epic views of the Golden Gate Bridge. For an urban trek, hit the 17-mile Crosstown Trail that winds through tons of SF neighborhoods like Golden Gate Park and McLaren Park.
Fun Outdoor Activities in San Francisco 2021
- Soar above San Francisco on Golden Gate Park's observation wheel. This towering Ferris wheel in the Music Concourse, celebrating the park's 150th birthday., offers beautiful views of the park and city.
- Go to a San Francisco Giants game at Oracle Park. See SF's home-town sluggers at this beautiful stadium with gorgeous views of San Francisco Bay. The San Francisco Giants play several games at home throughout the spring and summer.
- Enjoy shopping and sightseeing Union Square. The one-block plaza and surrounding streets offers the largest collection of department stores, upscale boutiques, shops, art galleries, and salons in the country. The Union Square plaza is a cosmopolitan gathering place in downtown San Francisco, and the perfect spot to enjoy lunch outside.
- Eat your way through Chinatown. Stroll the colorful streets and alleys of Chinatown – the oldest one in the country – to classic restaurants, noodle houses, and markets. Chow down on the authentic foods of China at local favorites such as Kam Po Kitchen, an old-school Hong Kong style eatery, or the popular Lai Hong Lounge. Try the Cantonese salt and pepper crab at R & G Lounge and the BBQ pork rice noodle rolls at Sam Wo.
San Francisco's Urban Refuge
San Francisco is beautiful city with eclectic neighborhoods and scenic parks where you can explore nature and a profound cultural energy. Renew your love of travel this spring with a getaway to the City by the Bay, whether you want to tour amazing museums, picnic in the park or walk the Golden Gate Bridge.
In the heart of Union Square, Hotel Nikko San Francisco is an urban refuge designed for everything you need to relax, eat, work, and feel at home. Unwind in Zen-inspired, luxury rooms and suites. Have a swim in the glass-enclosed indoor pool. Enjoy outdoor dining and Japanese street food from the ANZU to You food truck and indulge in the yummy Sunday brunch at Restaurant ANZU.
Kick off your summer break with a getaway to San Francisco. With our Special, you can relax in a luxurious deluxe room with complimentary breakfast and valet parking, steps from Union Square. Experience San Francisco's most exhilarating attractions and outdoor adventures.