You’ll find another world across the Golden Gate Bridge from bustling San Francisco. The picturesque waterfront community of Sausalito is renowned for its breathtaking vistas and Mediterranean flair that blends the best of old world character and new world offerings. More than a century old, the historic town is intimate, accessible and unforgettable. Relax and unwind at one of Sausalito’s signature waterfront inns, main street hotels or new five-star resort. Food from around the world is served at first-class restaurants and open air cafes rich with ambiance. The marinas offer easy bay access for nautical activities and the bike-friendly town boasts endless picturesque roads and trails. The downtown plaza, unique boutiques and art galleries enrich your visit to the town that serves as a gateway to San Francisco, the dramatic North Coast and wine country.
"The City of Sausalito is thrilled to be hosting the Amgen Tour of California bike race for the fourth consecutive year, partnering with the Golden Gate Bridge District and the City of San Francisco in what will be an historic Stage Two of this internationally acclaimed sporting event. Join us President’s Day Weekend as the cyclists depart Sausalito and ride across the Golden Gate Bridge for the very first time. We welcome all visitors to our scenic waterfront community and promise you an unforgettable experience. "
—Mayor Amy Belser
VIP Ride - February 16, 2009On February 16, 2009 a limited number of VIP cyclists will have the opportunity of a lifetime– pedal across the Golden Gate Bridge, following the ATOC peloton as they ride to Santa Cruz. This is an historic ride – no bike race has ever crossed the bridge before. More Info
For more local event information, please visit www.tourofcalifornia-sausalito.com.