Among the many great vacation spots on the West Coast of the United States is the lovely city of San Francisco. Surrounded by water, and built on a series of hills, San Francisco enjoys unique weather and breathtaking vistas. Add to that world-class restaurants, museums, the country's only mobile landmark, and even a famous prison, and you have a city like no other. Take our quiz to learn more about the beautiful city of San Francisco.
Approximately how many people visit San Francisco each year?
How large is San Francisco?
14 square miles
25 square miles
47 square miles
How many hills make up the San Francisco landscape?
One end of which of these famous bridges is located in San Francisco?
Golden Gate Bridge
How high are San Francisco's Twin Peaks?
300 feet above sea level
600 feet above sea level
900 feet above sea level
When does summer occur in San Francisco?
December to February
early July to mid-September
late August to late October
Which of these is the main airport for the San Francisco area?
Mineta San Jose International Airport
Oakland International Airport
San Francisco International Airport.
About how much will a cab from San Francisco International to the heart of the city cost you?
$15 to $20
$40 to $50
85 to $100
The subway system in the San Francisco area is known as what?
Bay Area Transit System (BART)
California Transit System (CaRT)
Direct Access Transit System (DART)
How much does a BART ride cost?
$1.40 to $7
$4 to $12
$8 to $15
The form of transportation most closely associated with San Francisco is what?
How much does it cost to ride a San Francisco cable car?
The cable cars are free because they are a national landmark.
The cable cars cost $1 per ride.
The cable cars cost $5 per ride.
Why do you need to plan trips that involve crossing the bay bridge?
The Bay Bridge has very expensive tolls.
The Bay Bridge is under construction.
The Bay Bridge requires users to have a membership.
When are the Chinese New Year festivities held in San Francisco?
What is the name of the area in San Francisco where the Cherry Blossom Festival is held?
What is the name of San Francisco's football team?
The California Rushers
The San Francisco 49ers
The West Coast Offense
Which famous former prison is located on an island in the San Francisco Bay?
How large is Golden Gate Park?
Presidio Golf Course was renovated by which of these famous golfers?
San Francisco is often referred to by which of these nicknames?