San Francisco’s legendary North Beach neighborhood, famous for being the home of the Beat Generation, boasts stellar dining, culture, and history. From authentic Italian food and craft beer to scenic walking tours, here’s what to do while visiting.
- Stroll the streets of Little Italy and taste local wine and beer on a small-group walking tour that’s limited to 12 people.
- Enjoy a 4-course meal (one course at four different North Beach restaurants), then visit Alcatraz Island on a combo tour.
- Take a challenging 5-mile urban hike and see some of the best views from Coit Tower, Telegraph Hill, Russian Hill, and Lombard Street before exploring North Beach sights like Washington Square Park, and SS. Peter and Paul Church.
- Venture through the back streets of Chinatown and North Beach to learn about memorable points in San Francisco’s history during a walking tour of the Barbary Coast Trail.
- Sip your way through North Beach and Fisherman’s Wharf on a craft beer walking tour.