The ferry for Angel Island departs from the heart of Fisherman's Wharf from Pier 41. Five minutes aboard and you realize, you've left the city behind and are headed to one of the Bay Area's best day trips.
For those who love a solid hike, there are easy and moderate trails that take you up and around the island for views of the Golden Gate Bridge, Sausalito, and Tiburon. There's also plenty for history buffs who want to learn more about the Ellis Island of the West.
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100 Steps To Heaven - Angel Island
When you arrive at Angels Island, be ready to climb 100 steps straight to heavenly views and the ocean blue horizon.
Sail boats add class and grace to the bay while the while scents of Eucalyptus and Pine fill your lungs with clean air.
A must do when visiting San Francisco!