• Wine Tour

    Wine Country in the City

    You’re invited to an urban tasting trip of San Francisco’s wine bars, hosted by a knowledgeable resident and wine enthusiast. Sample wines by the glass, or in flights designed to showcase California's best wines.
  • The Mission

    The Mission District

    San Francisco's first neighborhood, The Mission District is still the heart and soul of vibrant San Francisco. This culinary journey is so wonderfully vast that we've split the Mission into two tours
  • North Beach

    North Beach

    North Beach is that rare thing -- a neighborhood that manages to be a perennial hit with tourists, and also to remain beloved by San Franciscans. It's San Francisco's Little Italy and the home of the beatniks
  • Scenic Running

    Scenic Running

    Just a short run from the urban landscape of San Francisco's busy city streets you will find numerous trails and parks offering phenomenal views of the Golden Gate Bridge, the City Skyline and other gems.
  • Chinatown

    Chinatown

    Established in the 1840s, San Francisco's Chinatown is the oldest Chinatown in North America and the largest Chinese community outside Asia.
  • Parrots!

    Parrots!

    Wild Parrots in San Francisco? Yes there are officially at least two flocks of wild Parrots here. These Parrots have evolved into a brand new species of parrot indigenous to San Francisco.

ULTIMATE SF

All-Day, All-Inclusive Tour Of:
Everything you want to do in San Francisco
But didn't know you could do in one day

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--- The Mission District -- Nob Hi ll--- Chinatown - -North Beach ---
-- Fisherman's Wharf - -San Francisco Bay  -- Pier 39 -- Barbary Coast --
--Russian Hill --Union Square --Washington Square --Lombard Street--
--Coit Tower --Telegraph Hill --The Embarcadero --Ghiradelli Square --
--Cable Car --Lunch --Bay Cruise --Mission Murals --Fortune Cookie Factory--


Start the day exploring the Mission - a bright colorful neighborhood full of culture,
stunning architecture and the biggest collection of murals in the city. Visit Mission
Dolores Church - the oldest intact building in San Francisco. Take a walk through
the colorful mural lined streets and learn the stories of their creation and inspiration.

Ride the Cable Car up San Francisco's steepest streets through Nob Hill and spend
the afternoon in vibrant Chinatown -- the oldest Chinatown in North America and
the largest Chinese community outside of Asia. An authentic Dim Sum lunch is
included! Taste the famous Shanghai Dumplings and tasty egg custard tarts.
The fortune cookie was invented in San Francisco, we will take you to the
Golden Gate Fortune Cookie Factory where they still make fortune cookies
by hand. Visit the hidden Buddhist and Taoist Temples.

Explore North Beach, San Francisco's Little Italy, best known for its high
density of check-clothed ristorantes, cafes and Old World delicatessens.
It's also a popular pilgrimage for fans of the Beat movement seeking the
hallowed haunts of the Bohemian set. If you've brought your camera,
you'll get some of the best shots of the city from this picturesque quaint
neighborhood where the locals seem to always be on a coffee break at a
sidewalk table outside a European-style coffee house.

End the day with a magnificent Bay Cruise. As the first touches of fog move
into the bay and the seagulls inspect you before gliding away: Feel the wind
in your hair as you cruise around Alcatraz, the dark windows of the prison
stare at the passing ships. Dwarfed you feel as you pass under the Golden
Gate Bridge passing wind-surfers and seals before returning to dock at Pier 39.

The tour concludes at Pier 39, which is one of the most visited destinations in
San Francisco with sea lions, waterfront dining, entertainment, shopping,
attractions, non-stop people-watching, a carnival feel and unbeatable views.

Included:

All-day MUNI pass
Cable Car Ride
Authentic and Delicious Dim Sum Lunch
Afternoon Bay Cruise
Expert Friendly Guide Service
Entertaining and Captivating Narration

 

Tour Highlights

The City By The Bay, San Francisco and her hidden gems will be revealed to you
The Mission DIstrict, the birthplace of San Francisco, is fittingly where you will begin
Climb halfway to the stars on a Cable Car to Nob Hill
Skirt along the border of the Barbary Coast, if scheduling permits, you will see a secret tunnel from that treacherous era
The first Chinese immigrants to San Francisco arrived in 1846, Chinatown is your next exotic stop
The fortune cookie was invented in the Japanese Tea Garden but don't tell them that at the Fortune Cookie Factory
The Temples of The God Of War, The God of Literature, The Goddess of Travelers are places you may visit!
As is the Church where Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio pretended to be married
The National Shrine of St Francis, San Francisco's Patron Saint
The nightclub where Barbra Streisand first performed professionally, Woody Allen, her opening act
See where Phyllis Dyller, Bob Newhart, Lenny Bruce, Maya Angelou, Bill Cosby, Lenny Bruce,& The Smothers Bros all started
Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, William S Burroughs, Neal Cassady, Edie Parker, Lucien Carr, lived here and wrote here
Janis Joplin and many other hippies in training got their start on this street
There used to be a beach in North Beach, now it is the favorite neighborhood of locals and tourists alike
You'll look and listen for the famous Parrots of Telgraph Hill
We'll take you to a secret spot with one of the most beautiful views in North Beach, bring your camera!
The most beautiful part of a visit to San Francisco is the bay, you'll see it up close and personal, as you cruise it's waters
Alcatraz has more than a million visitors a year, come see why
The Golden Gate Bridge is the most recognize bridge in the world, and it looks a lot bigger when you are underneath it
Pier 39 is where the sea lions come home after a hard day, we'll join them and hear all about it


ULTIMATE SF
The Mission District -- Nob Hill--  Chinatown -- North Beach -- Fisherman's Wharf -- San Francisco Bay  -- Pier 39

Status: Currently on Hiatus, returning in late January or early February
What: Explore SF: Ultimate SF
When: Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays at 8:30
Price $160

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Check out these other fine tours:

North Beach Walk | Parrot Safari of Telegraph Hill | North Beach & Chinatown Food Tours | The Real Wharf | Barbary Coast
North Beach Pub Crawl |Mission Walk | Mission Food | Mission North | Mission South | Mission Food & Drink| SF Scenic Running


 

 

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