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Finding the best places to take photos in San Francisco is often easier said than done. Though nearly every inch of the city offers a stunning backdrop, finding the ideal spot for an Instagram post or your engagement photos takes a bit of extra thought. Whether you want classic shots of the Golden Gate Bridge, adventurous photos in Muir Woods, a color-pop photoshoot in San Francisco’s Outer Sunset, or fun snapshots at Pier 39, here are the best photo places in the Bay Area.
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Conzelman Road, Sausalito
3400–3416 Folsom Street, San Francisco
Long Avenue and Marine Drive, San Francisco
Between Hyde and Leavenworth Streets, San Francisco
Steiner and Hayes Streets, San Francisco
3601 Lyon Street, San Francisco
The Embarcadero, San Francisco
1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, San Francisco
501 Twin Peaks Boulevard, San Francisco
200 Centennial Drive, Berkeley
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