Golden Gate

With some of the most beautiful scenery and intact natural environments in the city, the Golden Gate area is the spectacular northern tip of the peninsula.
Photo: Med777, Public domain.

Notable Places in the Area

The is a suspension bridge spanning the Golden Gate, the one-mile-wide strait connecting and the Pacific Ocean. is situated 2,000 feet northeast of Golden Gate. Photo: RichN, CC BY 2.5.

Fort Point is a masonry seacoast fortification located on the southern side of the Golden Gate at the entrance to . is situated 3,500 feet southeast of Golden Gate. Photo: Joncosner, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Lime Point Lighthouse is a lighthouse in , on the northern side of the narrowest part of Golden Gate strait. is situated 3,400 feet northeast of Golden Gate. Photo: Jef Poskanzer, CC BY 2.0.

is a campground and scenic area managed by the in the , California. is situated 4,000 feet north of Golden Gate. Photo: BenBench, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

The are located in southern , in the region of the Bay Area of . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Golden Gate

37.8178° or 37° 49' 4" north
-122.485° or 122° 29' 6" west
-39 feet (-12 metres)
Open Location Code
Geo­Names ID
Thanks for contributing to our open sources.

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Golden Gate
  • Arabic: مضيق البوابة الذهبية
  • Arabic: مضيق جولدن جيت
  • Armenian: Ոսկե Դարպասներ
  • Azerbaijani: Qızıl darvaza boğazı
  • Basque: Golden Gate
  • Belarusian: Залатыя Вароты
  • Belarusian: Праліў Залатыя Вароты
  • Bulgarian: Голдън Гейт
  • Catalan: Golden Gate
  • Cebuano: Golden Gate (agianan sa Estados Unidos, California)
  • Cebuano: Golden Gate
  • Chinese: 金門海峽
  • Chinese: 金门海峡
  • Chuvash: Ылтăн Хапха (тинĕс пырĕ)
  • Chuvash: Ылтăн Хапха
  • Czech: Golden Gate
  • Czech: Goldengateská úžina
  • Czech: Zlatá brána
  • Danish: Golden Gate
  • Dutch: Golden Gate
  • English: Golden Gate Strait
  • English: Golden Gate channel
  • Esperanto: Golden Gate
  • Esperanto: Ora Pordego
  • Estonian: Kuldvärava väin
  • Finnish: Golden Gate
  • French: Golden Gate
  • German: Golden Gate
  • German: North
  • Hebrew: אזור שער הזהב
  • Hebrew: סן פרנסיסקו/אזור שער הזהב
  • Hebrew: שער הזהב
  • Hungarian: Golden Gate
  • Icelandic: Golden Gate
  • Indonesian: Golden Gate
  • Italian: Golden Gate
  • Japanese: ゴールデンゲート海峡
  • Japanese: 金門海峡
  • Javanese: Golden gate
  • Korean: 골든게이트 해협
  • Kurdish: Golden Gate
  • Kurdish: گۆلدەن گاتە
  • Lithuanian: Aukso Vartai
  • Macedonian: Златна Порта
  • Malay (generic): Golden Gate
  • Malayalam: ഗോൾഡൻ ഗേറ്റ്
  • Norwegian: Golden Gate
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Golden Gate
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Golden Gate
  • Persian: گلدن گیت
  • Polish: Cieśnina Golden Gate
  • Polish: Golden Gate
  • Portuguese: Golden Gate
  • Romanian: Golden Gate
  • Russian: Голден-Гейт
  • Russian: Золотые Ворота
  • Russian: Пролив Золотые Ворота
  • Scots: Golden Gate
  • Slovak: Golden Gate
  • Spanish: Golden Gate
  • Spanish: Puerta Dorada
  • Sundanese: Golden Gate
  • Swedish: Golden Gate
  • Telugu: గోల్డెన్ గేట్
  • Ukrainian: Золоті Ворота
  • Vietnamese: Golden Gate
  • Chrysopylae
  • Yulupa

Other Places Named Golden Gate

In the Area



Popular Destinations in San Francisco

Tourists don't know where they've been, travelers don't know where they're going.  

Escape to a Random Place

About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Golden Gate. See this page's contributions. Photo: Kevin Cole, CC BY 2.0.