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Being a tourist in San Francisco might prove to be quite difficult. Travelgrove is trying to help you out with a long list of San Francisco Guide Books. We have collected the best Guide Books for San Francisco that contain all the information you as a traveler may need to get around and find the best places. You will learn the do’s and don’ts from real people and you can put all their knowledge into your pocket. Browse and get the guide book you like the most. Enjoy the exploration!


DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: San Francisco & Northern California

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: San Francisco & Northern California

Author: DK
Price: $21.99
Binding: Paperback
Description: DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: San Francisco & Northern California is your in-depth guide to the very best of San Francisco and its surrounding area.Experience the greatest attractions the region has to offer, from strolling across the Golden Gate Bridge to sunning with sea lions on Pier 39 to discovering the city's hottest neighborhoods on walking tours. Plus, check out the best of Northern California with suggested highlights for Mendocino, Napa Valley wine country, national parks, and more.Discover DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: San Francisco & Northern California.   ? Detailed itineraries and "don't-miss" destination highlights at a glance.
   ? Illustrated cutaway 3-D drawings of important sights.
   ? Floor plans and guided visitor information for major museums.
   ? Free, color pull-out map (print edition) marked with sights, a selected sight and street index, public transit map, practical information on getting around, and a distance chart for measuring walking distances.
   ? Guided walking tours, local drink and dining specialties to try, things to do, and places to eat, drink, and shop by area.
   ? Area maps marked with sights and restaurants.
   ? Detailed city maps include street finder index for easy navigation.
   ? Insights into history and culture to help you understand the stories behind the sights.
   ? Suggested day-trips and itineraries to explore beyond the city.
   ? Hotel and restaurant listings highlight DK Choice special recommendations.
With hundreds of full-color photographs, hand-drawn illustrations, and custom maps that illuminate every page, DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: San Francisco & Northern California truly shows you what others only tell you.Recommended: For a pocket guidebook to San Francisco, check out DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 San Francisco, which is packed with dozens of top 10 lists, ensuring you make the most of your time and experience the best of everything.Series Overview: For more than two decades, DK Eyewitness Travel Guides have helped travelers experience the world through the history, art, architecture, and culture of their destinations. Expert travel writers and researchers provide independent editorial advice, recommendations, and reviews. With guidebooks to hundreds of places around the globe available in print and digital formats, DK Eyewitness Travel Guides show travelers how they can discover more.DK Eyewitness Travel Guides: the most maps, photographs, and illustrations of any guide.
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Fodor's San Francisco: with the Best of Napa & Sonoma (Full-color Travel Guide)

Fodor's San Francisco: with the Best of Napa & Sonoma (Full-color Travel Guide)

Author: Fodor's Travel Guides
Price: $19.99
Binding: Paperback
Description: Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for 80 years. 

With its incredible natural beauty, vibrant neighborhoods, and endless energy, San Francisco is one of the most alluring of U.S. cities. This new Fodor's book is a traveler's guide to the best of the best, from how to explore Golden Gate Park and the Mission District's street art, to where to find the city's top museums, boutiques, bars, and restaurants.

This travel guide includes:
· Dozens of full-color maps
· Hundreds of hotel and restaurant recommendations, with Fodor's Choice designating our top picks
· Multiple itineraries to explore the top attractions and what?s off the beaten path
· Major sights such as The Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, Fisherman's Wharf, Golden Gate Park, Coit Tower, Ferry Building, California Academy of Sciences, and Wine Country
· Coverage of Union Square and Chinatown; Soma and Civic Center; Nob Hill and Russian Hill; North Beach; On the Waterfront; The Marina and the Presidio; The Western Shoreline; Golden Gate Park; The Haight, The Castro, and Noe Valley; Mission District; Pacific Heights and Japantown; The Bay Area; The Wine Country

Planning to visit more of California? Check our Fodor's state-wide travel guide to California and also Fodor's Napa & Sonoma, San Diego, and Los Angeles guides.
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San Francisco Travel Guide: An Easy Guide to Exploring the Top Attractions, Food Places, Local Life, and Everything You Need to Know (Traveler Republic)

San Francisco Travel Guide: An Easy Guide to Exploring the Top Attractions, Food Places, Local Life, and Everything You Need to Know (Traveler Republic)

Author: Traveler Republic
Binding: Kindle Edition
Description: This is your pass to the most essential and current information on the things to do and not to do along with all the hidden gems in San Francisco. Wander around the Golden Gate Park, experience the historical cable car ride, feel the goose bumps at Alcatraz. Everything at your fingertips.Ever wondered how to reach the iconic Golden Gate Bridge through a public transport? Well, this book got you covered and it will even bring you to the city places that you have never imagined you can go to in a breeze!The information and tips presented in this book is from an expert traveler who certainly knows the ins and outs of the city. So, take this unique opportunity to make the most out of your travel to San Francisco.

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Lonely Planet San Francisco (Travel Guide)

Lonely Planet San Francisco (Travel Guide)

Author: Lonely Planet, Alison Bing, Sara Benson, John A Vlahides
Price: $21.99
Binding: Paperback
Description: Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet San Francisco is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Loll in Golden Gate Park, stroll across the iconic Golden Gate Bridge, get spooked at Alcatraz, ride a legendary cable car, maneuver down the crookedest street in the world, or take a day trip to wine-soaked Napa Valley; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of San Francisco and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet San Francisco Travel Guide: Full-color maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - including history, music, art, architecture, literature, cinema, cuisine, wine, and more Free, convenient pull-out San Francisco map (included in print version), plus over 38 color maps Covers Golden Gate Park, Fisherman's Wharf, downtown, North Beach, Chinatown, Nob Hill, the Mission, the Haight, and the Castro, as well as Berkeley, Muir Woods, Sausalito, Napa and Sonoma Wine Country, and more The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet San Francisco, our most comprehensive guide to San Francisco, , is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less traveled. Looking for just the highlights of San Francisco? Check out Lonely Planet Pocket San Francisco, a handy-sized guide focused on the can't-miss sights for a quick trip. Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out our Lonely Planet California guide for a comprehensive look at all the state has to offer, or Lonely Planet Discover California, a photo-rich guide to the state's most popular attractions. Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet. About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveler community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travelers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves. [more]
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Kids' Travel Guide - San Francisco: The fun way to discover San Francisco-especially for kids (Kids' Travel Guide Series)

Kids' Travel Guide - San Francisco: The fun way to discover San Francisco-especially for kids (Kids' Travel Guide Series)

Author: Kelsey Fox, Shiela H. Leon, FlyingKids
Price: $10.90
Binding: Perfect Paperback
Description: San Francisco travel guide and activity book in one! Enjoy a new family adventure in San Francisco, California. With ?Kids? Travel Guide ? San Francisco? Your kids will become the family tour guide! They enjoy fun facts, challenging tasks, useful tips, coloring pages and exciting quizzes. There will be no boring moments in your San Francisco vacation? Watch as your kids become little experts about San Francisco: the relevant history, what the city looks like, the transportation system, and many fun and fascinating facts about the city. Your little tour guide will take you through San Francisco attractions: Be sure to visit the best sites for kids: The famous Golden Gate Bridge, the existing Union Square, magnificent Pier 39 and more amazing streets, and parks?plus all the fun things to do in San Francisco! From planning and packing to returning home. The San Francisco guide and diary will become a souvenir of your travel that the whole family can treasure for a lifetime.  You, the parents? All you need to do is to find an available bench and relax. And, of course, enjoy your vacation while you enjoy your active children. For more USA travel guides and lots of fun and enrichment: ?Kids' Travel Guide ? USA??all about the USA, no matter which area or city you visit. ?Kids' Travel Guide ? USA & San Francisco??everything about the USA and things to do in San Francisco combined in one book.  Even more adventures with Kids? Travel Guides to Spain, Germany, Australia, Thailand, France, Paris, Italy, Rome, New York, San Diego, Los Angeles, Washington, DC, United Kingdom, London, and many more destinations? Go to theFlyingKids website and get more information about Things to do with kids, free activities, gifts and special offers. Grab a copy of the most fun, educational, and interesting travel guide for kids and enjoy a new family adventure! FlyingKids makes your family travel more fun, enriching, and unforgettable.[more]
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Lonely Planet Northern California (Travel Guide)

Lonely Planet Northern California (Travel Guide)

Author: Lonely Planet, John A Vlahides, Sara Benson, Alison Bing, Celeste Brash, Tienlon Ho, Beth Kohn
Price: $19.99
Binding: Paperback
Description: Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Northern California is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Take in the culture of San Francisco, get up close and personal with the world's tallest trees, and sip your way through Napa Valley; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of northern California and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet Northern California Travel Guide: Color maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - history, lifestyle, people, arts, architecture, wildlife, landscape, music, architecture, literature, visual arts, food, wine. More than 70 maps Covers San Francisco, Marin Country & the Bay Area, Napa & Sonoma Wine Country, Lake Tahoe, Yosemite National Park & the Sierra Nevada, the Central Coast and more The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Northern California, our most comprehensive guide to the region, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less traveled. Looking for a guide focused on San Francisco? Check out Lonely Planet's San Francisco guide for a comprehensive look at all the city has to offer; Discover San Francisco, a photo-rich guide to the city's most popular attractions; or Pocket San Francisco, a handy-sized guide focused on the can't-miss sights for a quick trip. Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet's California guide for a comprehensive look at all the region has to offer, or Discover California, a photo-rich guide to the city's most popular attractions. Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, John A Vlahides, Sara Benson, Alison Bing, Celeste Brash, Beth Kohn, Tienlon Ho About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveler community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travelers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves. [more]
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Not For Tourists Guide to San Francisco 2017

Not For Tourists Guide to San Francisco 2017

Author: Not For Tourists
Price: $18.99
Binding: Paperback
Description: The Not For Tourists Guide to San Francisco is the urban manual to the city that no San Franciscan should be without. This map-based guidebook organizes the city into 40 mapped neighborhoods and marks each map with user-friendly icons locating all of the essential services and entertainment hotspots.

Want to stroll along breezy Fisherman?s Wharf? NFT has you covered. How about rummaging through a vintage thrift shop? We?ve got that, too. The nearest gourmet restaurant, cultural hotspot, music venue, or football game—whatever you need—NFT puts it at your fingertips. The guide also includes:

• A foldout map showing highways, rail transit, and bike routes
• Over 125 neighborhood maps
• Coverage of Berkeley, Oakland, and Emeryville
• Listings for sports and outdoor activities
• Details on bookstores and shopping

NFT: the other San Francisco treat.
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San Francisco: A Book of Numbers (Hello, World)

San Francisco: A Book of Numbers (Hello, World)

Author: Ashley Evanson
Price: $6.99
Binding: Board book
Description: Hello, World is an exciting board book series that pairs early learning concepts with colorful, stylish illustrations of cities around the world. 

From the Golden Gate Bridge to seals to cable cars, there?s no shortage of bright, bold, and interesting things to count in San Francisco. Explore numbers through the best the city has to offer in this gorgeous board book!
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Lonely Planet California (Travel Guide)

Lonely Planet California (Travel Guide)

Author: Lonely Planet, Sara Benson, Andrew Bender, Alison Bing, Celeste Brash, Tienlon Ho, Beth Kohn, Adam Skolnick, John A Vlahides
Price: $24.99
Binding: Paperback
Description: Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet California is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Spot the stars in Hollywood, explore the Napa Valley's world-famous wineries and soak up the rays on SoCal's picturesque beaches; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of California and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet's California Travel Guide: Color maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - wildlife, landscapes, wine, cuisine, beaches, film, television, music, the arts, history, literature, politics More than 100 maps Covers San Francisco, Napa & Sonoma Wine Country, Yosemite & the Sierra Nevada, Los Angeles, San Diego, Disneyland & Orange County, Palm Springs, Santa Barbara and more The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet California, our most comprehensive guide to California, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less traveled. Looking for a guide focused on one of California's major cities? Check out Lonely Planet's Los Angeles, San Diego & Southern California or San Francisco guides for a comprehensive look at all these cities have to offer; Discover San Francisco, a photo-rich guide to the city's most popular attractions; or Pocket Los Angeles and Pocket San Francisco, handy-sized guides focused on the can't-miss sights for a quick trip. Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Sara Benson, Andy Bender, Alison Bing, Celeste Brash, Tienlon Ho, Beth Kohn, Adam Skolnick, John A Vlahides About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveler community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travelers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves. [more]
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