Located on San Francisco Bay, Fisherman's Wharf and Pier 39 are two the city's most exciting attractions. Savor famous San Francisco clam chowder in a sourdough bread bowl at Chowder's on the Pier, visit the Wax Museum or stroll through festive marketplaces, including Pier 39 and Ghirardelli Square. Take a short walk to Pier 30 and check out more than 100 shops, a dozen restaurants, and popular family attractions, including the Aquarium of the Bay. Enjoy waterfront shopping and dining, street performers and the playful sea lions.
The 49-Mile Scenic drive was created as a way for visitors to see the best of San Francisco. While the route starts at City Hall, it takes you along many of San Francisco’s historic and iconic landmarks, including Fisherman’s Wharf and Pier 39.
How can we ride the cable cars here?
Cable cars are a daily mode of transportation for San Franciscans, and an eagerly sought adventure for every visitor. The historic cable cars run from Hallidie Plaza at Market Street, up Powell Street, and Nob Hill and down to Fisherman's Wharf. The Historic Cable Cars a scenic ride for the millions of people who visit Fisherman's Wharf and Pier 39 annually.