Create Your Own DIY Sightseeing Map in San Francisco, USA

Create your own self-guided walk to explore the city, starting from your hotel or a place of your choice. Afterwards the customized walk can be saved to your mobile phone or tablet. Using the GPSmyCity app, you can follow the walk route with ease. View this short introduction video to learn more and use the contact us form to ask questions or report issues. View all attractions on the map.

Step 1: Select Attractions

Select the city attractions to be included in the custom walk by tapping "Select" button under the sight image. Maximum 15 attractions per walk.
Category*:
[A1] 1015 Folsom
[A2] 111 Minna
[A3] 440 Brannon
[A4] 440 Castro Bar
[A5] 450 Sutter Building
[A6] 555 California Street
[A7] 826 Valencia
[A8] Alcatraz Island (must see)
[A9] Alemany Flea Market
[B1] American Conservatory Theater
[B2] Anchorage Square
[B3] Aquarium of the Bay (must see)
[B4] Asian Art Museum (must see)
[B5] Audio Discotech
[B6] Beat Museum
[B7] Benkyodo Company
[B8] Big Daddy's Antiques
[B9] Biordi Art Imports
[C1] Boudin Museum & Bakery
[C2] Buchanan Mall Gate
[C3] Butter
[C4] C. Mariani Antiques, Restoration & Custom
[C5] Cable Car Museum (must see)
[C6] Café Nightclub
[C7] Cartoon Art Museum
[C8] Castro District
[C9] Castro Theatre (must see)
[D1] Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Assumption
[D2] Cellar Lounge
[D3] Charles Holmes LGBT Center
[D4] Chestnut Street
[D5] Chinatown (must see)
[D6] Christ United Presbyterian Church
[D7] City Hall (must see)
[D8] City Lights Bookstore
[D9] Coit Tower (must see)
[E1] Columbus Tower
[E2] Coup d'Etat
[E3] Curran Theater
[E4] DNA Lounge
[E5] Dolores Park
[E6] Dragon's Gate (must see)
[E7] Far West Fungi
[E8] Filbert Street Steps (must see)
[E9] Fillmore Street (must see)
[F1] First Chinese Baptist Church
[F2] Four Barrel
[F3] Ghirardelli Square
[F4] Glide Memorial Church
[F5] Golden Gate Bridge (must see)
[F6] Golden Gate Fortune Cookie Factory
[F7] Goorin Brothers Hat Shop
[F8] Grace Cathedral (must see)
[F9] Haas-Lilienthal House (must see)
[G1] Harlot
[G2] Infusion Lounge
[G3] Jackson Square
[G4] Jackson Square Historic District (must see)
[G5] James C. Flood Mansion
[G6] James C. Hormel Gay & Lesbian Center
[G7] Japan Center
[G8] Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northern California
[G9] Japanese Tea Garden
[H1] Japanese YWCA Building
[H2] Japantown Peace Plaza
[H3] Kong Chow Temple
[H4] Konko-Kyo Church of San Francisco
[H5] Legion of Honor (must see)
[H6] Levi Strauss & Company
[H7] Lombard Street (must see)
[H8] Maiden Lane
[H9] Maritime Museum
[J1] McElroy Octagon House
[J2] Metreon Center
[J3] Mezzanine
[J4] Midnight Sun
[J5] Mighty
[J6] Mission Dolores
[J7] Monarch
[J8] Museum of the African Diaspora
[J9] Musée Mecanique (must see)
[K1] National AIDS Memorial Grove
[K2] National Shrine of Saint Francis of Assisi
[K3] Nob Hill (must see)
[K4] North Beach
[K5] North Beach Museum
[K6] Painted Ladies
[K7] Palace of Fine Arts (must see)
[K8] Pilsner Inn Bar
[K9] Polk Street
[L1] Portsmouth Square
[L2] Powell Street Station (must see)
[L3] Recchiuti Confections
[L4] Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museum (must see)
[L5] Ruby Skye Lounge
[L6] Ruth Asawa's Fountain
[L7] SF Badlands Dance Club
[L8] Saint Ignatius Church
[L9] San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (must see)
[N1] San Francisco Rock Posters & Collectibles
[N2] San Francisco Wine Trading Company
[N3] San Francisco Zoo
[N4] Sokoji Temple
[N5] St. Cecilia Church
[N6] St. Mark's Lutheran Church
[N7] St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Cathedral
[N8] St. Patrick's Catholic Church (must see)
[N9] Stonehouse California Olive Oil
[P1] Sts. Peter and Paul Church
[P2] Temple
[P3] Temple Emanu-el
[P4] The Giants Dugout
[P5] The Holy Cow Nightclub
[P6] The Holy Virgin Russian Orthodox Cathedral
[P7] Theatre 39
[P8] Timbuk2
[P9] Tin How Temple
[R1] Transamerica Pyramid (must see)
[R2] Union Square (must see)
[R3] Union Square Park
[R4] United Commercial Bank
[R5] War Memorial Opera House (must see)
[R6] Washington Square
[R7] Westfield San Francisco Center
[R8] Xanadu Gallery
[R9] Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
[S1] Zeum Museum
[S2] de Young Museum (must see)

Step 2: Select Starting Point

The walk's starting point can be either one of the selected attractions or some other personal place of choice, e.g. your hotel or nearby metro station.
Select one*:


Enter Place Name*:
Get GPS Coordinates*: Locate the place on map
Choose a Hotel*:


Step 3: Create/Update Route

The selected attractions are displayed on the map below. The red pins mark must-see attractions, green pins - ordinary attractions. If you selected a hotel or another personal place in Step 2, it is marked by a blue pin.
The walk starting point is your personal place specified in Step 2.
Indicate the tour start point by entering the map pin ID in the field below.
The tour starting point is a hotel specified in Step 2.
Starting Point*: Numeric value only.


Step 4: Save Your Custom Walk

Enter a name for your custom walk, along with your email address, in the fields below. You will receive the instructions for retrieving your custom walk on the GPSmyCity app by email. You can change the sights and re-arrange the walk route using the app.
Walk Name*:
Email*: