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    Little Italy and North Beach Walking Tour

    Definitely one for the food lovers, the Little Italy and North Beach Walking Tour is a glimpse into the blend of culture and cuisine of San Francisco. Stroll amongst the cafes and bakeries of North Beach, San Francisco's own Little Italy.

    North Beach awakens your senses, from the cafes and restaurants, to the smell of fresh-baked bread in the air. Discover quaint shops with crafts and ceramics from around the world. Delve into North Beach life as you join family bakers kneading love into every loaf of bread. Just when you think you have reached food heaven, you'll come across coffee shops which roast fresh coffee beans daily. And if that was not enough, you will uncover authentic Italian cathedrals where hundreds of couples have felt their heartstrings tug! And, as you taste everything from great coffee, truffles, breads, olive oil, specialty meats, and more, you'll learn how the food is made and what to look for back home.

    Little Italy and North Beach Walking Tour

    Washington Square Park, San Francisco

    • Explore two of San Francisco's food and nightlife hubs on a walking tour through Little Italy and North Beach
    • Awaken your senses to new flavors, ancient cultures, and diverse lifestyles
    • Stroll amongst the cafes and bakeries of North Beach while taking in the aroma of fresh bread and coffee
    • Discover quaint shops selling crafts and ceramics from around the world
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    Ferry Building and Alcatraz Tour

    Meet your personal epicurean concierge (aka guide) in front of the historic Ferry Building Marketplace. It's a San Francisco landmark with its iconic 245-foot (75-m) clock tower. Built in the late 1800s, the ferry terminal was renovated in 2003, transforming the concourse into the foodie haven that it is today. Local food purveyors and artisans peddle their wares inside and outside the building -- one-stop shopping for anyone looking to experience a taste of San Francisco.

    Learn more about the San Francisco Bay Area's tastemakers as you nibble on Cowgirl Creamery's award-winning cheese, Boccalone's house-cured fennel salame and freshly made mortadella, Acme Bread's fresh loaves, and Miette Patisserie's delicate French macarons. Want more? Indulge in a cup of chili from the American Eatery and satisfy your sweet tooth with handmade chocolates from Recchiuti. If you're visiting during one of the weekly farmers' markets, don't be surprised if your guide points out some of the city's revered chefs shopping for fresh produce to include on their menus.

    After you satiate your appetite, you'll receive your ferry tickets and directions to Pier 33 for the next portion of your tour. Take a stroll along the Embarcadero to Pier 33 where you'll hop on the ferry for a scenic ride to Alcatraz. Explore the island at your leisure with the award-winning Cellhouse audio walking tour to discover hidden secrets and fascinating stories of the world's most notorious prison. Ferries depart the island frequently to provide maximum flexibility for your time on Alcatraz.
    Ferry Building and Alcatraz Tour

    1 Sausalito - San Francisco Ferry Bldg, San Francisco

    • Experience the historic Ferry Building Marketplace and Alcatraz prison on a combined tour
    • Be led by a personal guide and sample treats from local food purveyors and artisans
    • Enjoy a stroll along the Embarcadero, and a scenic ferry ride to Alcatraz Island
    • Take an audio walking tour of Alcatraz and hear live recordings and chilling accounts from former prisoners
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    Customizable Wine Country Tour

    Calling all lovers of fine wine! This day trip from San Francisco to the valleys of Napa and Sonoma allows you to be the guide for a day and help select the wineries visited on this customizable tour of California's renowned wine-growing region. Visit up to 6 boutique wineries depending on the choices of your small-group and benefit from the freedom and flexibility only a customizable tour can provide You'll travel through picturesque countryside to discover some of California's favorite wines including Stags Leap, Rutherford, St. Helena and Glen Ellen, and enjoy a leisurely lunch stop (at own expense) at one of the wineries. All you need to bring is an appetite for fine wine and a list of suggestions for your guide on this go-with-the-flow, customizable wine country tour! For lovers of great wine and beautiful scenery, this small group tour from San Francisco takes you to where America's most famous wine labels originate. Typically, your guide will take you to both Sonoma and Napa Valleys to visit boutique wineries not frequented by large group tours. Requests for favorite wineries will be considered subject to distance constraints, so you can help plan the trip! Sample wines from famous grape-growing regions such as Oakville, Yountville, Los Carneros, Sonoma Valley and Kenwood and be entertained by your guide's illuminating commentary on the science and art of wine making in between stops. You also have the opportunity to enjoy a delicious gourmet lunch at one of the wineries at your leisure (at own expense). Returning to San Francisco after a fulfilling day of wine tasting, you have the option of ending your tour in the picture postcard village of Sausalito, where you can browse the shops before making your way back across San Francisco Bay on the ferry (not included) or be dropped off at your hotel. Crave maximum flexibility and choice on your visit to wine country? This tour is for you!
    Customizable Wine Country Tour

    Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco

    • Travel through the San Francisco's picturesque countryside on a tour to discover some of California's favorite wines
    • Be entertained by your guide's illuminating commentary on the science and art of winemaking
    • Stop at up to 6 boutique wineries depending on the choices of your small-group
    • Visit the fascinating seaside village of Sausalito to explore the shops and beautiful waterfront
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    All-Star Craft Beer Crawl

    Put your game face on—get ready to do some serious beer tasting. The craft brewing scene in San Francisco is electric and changing by the day. This small-group tour through the San Francisco districts features award-winning beers served up in new-urban style. Tour the production room and enjoy a flight at a Dogpatch brewery. Taste and learn the fine points of brewing at a Waterfront District micro-brewery. Enjoy experimental beers at Anchor Brewing Public Tap.
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    All-Star Craft Beer Crawl

    928 Harrison Street , San Francisco

    • Guided, small-group tour by a fellow beer enthusiast
    • Visit four award-winning craft breweries
    • Tour production facilities, meet brew masters
    • Tasting flights at each brewery (included)
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    Napa and Sonoma Wine Tour with Lunch

    Travel by luxury van through wine country's gorgeous vineyard-covered hills, on this day-trip to Napa and Sonoma from San Francisco. You'll visit at least two top wineries, dine at a gourmet Sonoma restaurant, and toast to the end of your journey with some sparkling wine. Learn all about Napa's famous wine culture on this scenic, small-group tour which includes round-trip transport from San Francisco. With an intimate party size limited to 13 passengers, this is an unforgettable journey into wine country you won't want to miss. Relax on the 1-hour ride north to beautiful Sonoma Valley. Aboard a luxury van, your experienced guide will show you the best of California wine country during your day trip. You'll visit at least two of Sonoma Valley's top wineries and sample vintage wine in their tasting rooms. Learn all about the art of wine making as you sip a variety of fine wines and mingle with your small group. At midday, enjoy a leisurely lunch at the Plaza Bistro, a gourmet restaurant in Sonoma, before continuing to Napa Valley. A scenic ride to Domaine Chandon will offer stunning views of vineyard-studded hills. When you arrive, toast with a glass of bubbly at a specially reserved table and savor the last of your wine country tour. Wineries you may visit include Viansa Winery, Cline Cellars, Larson Family Winery, Homewood Winery and Jacuzzi Family Vineyards. At the end of the day, sit back and relax on the ride back to San Francisco.
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    Napa and Sonoma Wine Tour with Lunch

    Financial District, San Francisco

    • Learn all about Napa and Sonoma's famous wine cultures on this scenic, small-group tour
    • Visit at least two top wineries and sample vintage wine in their tasting rooms
    • Appreciate the art of winemaking and sip a variety of fine wines
    • Enjoy a leisurely lunch at the Plaza Bistro
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    North Beach Pub Crawl

    Explore some of San Francisco's best bars on this pub crawl through the vibrant district of North Beach! You'll discover the legendary and sometimes-quirky watering holes that make the city's nightlife scene so unique. On this 2.5-hour small-group walking tour, stroll the streets of this festive neighborhood and taste local wine and beer. Don't miss the chance to end your day by the bay in true San Francisco style! Your San Francisco pub crawl begins at Vesuvio Café, a famous café that many literary geniuses used to frequent. Here you'll have ample time to enjoy an Anchor Steam Ale, which has been locally produced since 1896, or a glass of wine from California Wine Country. As you soak up the atmosphere of this bohemian hangout that inspired a generation of writers from the Beatnik generation, you'll see photos of influential actors, writers and authors on the wall.

    Next you will walk by a number of bars and sidewalk cafés, taking in the local flair and learning about the history of the neighborhood. You'll visit places such as an off-the-wall pub decorated with forgotten maritime trinkets and a bar that claims to be the city's oldest pub and hosts flourishing jazz performances.

    Later into the evening you can down an espresso in a traditional Italian café that plays classic jukebox music or even serenade the house at a local karaoke bar! With a maximum of 12 people, this small-group tour ensures a personal experience so you can get to know your fellow travelers as you wind through North Beach.

    Your tour will conclude in Washington Square, where you may continue exploring North Beach on your own. Walk to Coit Tower, take photos of Saints Peter and Paul Church or return to the sidewalk cafés in North Beach for dinner.
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    North Beach Pub Crawl

    North Beach, San Francisco

    • Explore some of San Francisco's best bars on a pub crawl through the vibrant district of North Beach
    • Visit the past hangouts of many influential actors, writers, and authors
    • Sample a wide variety of local wines and beers, including the famous and historic Anchor Steam Ale
    • Experience firsthand what makes San Francisco's nightlife so unique
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    Beyond Napa Valley Wine Tour

    Napa is terrific. But equally acclaimed American Viticultural Areas (AVAs) await the wine curious and wine enthusiast. On this one-day wine country tour, you’ll visit celebrated and award-winning wine makers in four distinct AVAs. We’ll go off the beaten path into the benchlands and ridgelines of Sonoma County to discover vintages you will treasure. Alexander Valley: King of Cabs - You’ll learn about sustainable farming and how electricity is spared in naturally cooled caves as you taste wines straight from French-oak barrels. Dry Creek perfection - The tasting takes place alongside aging barrels in a wine cave tucked under 100-year-old zinfandel vines. Scenic Russian River Valley - Using old wine barrels as tables, you’ll not just taste their chardonnays and pinots but learn how the natural characteristics of the region’s soil and climate are accentuated by the wine maker. Surprising Petaluma Gap - The sustainable, gravity flow methods employed by this “family-first” winery are impressive, much like its elegant, balanced and age-worthy wines.
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    Beyond Napa Valley Wine Tour

    928 Harrison Street , San Francisco

    • Guided small-group tour by a fellow wine enthusiast to four characteristic wineries
    • Tasting fees and picnic lunch included
    • Convenient hotel pickups in San Francisco
    • Tour Petaluma Gap, Alexander Valley, Dry Creek and Russian River Valley AVAs
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    Russian Hill Gourmet Food Tour

    Looking for a San Francisco tour that offers a little food for thought? Then you'll eat up this 3-hour exploration of Russian Hill! Seven different food stops await you, during which you'll meet butchers, cheesemongers, bakers, and gelato makers! While the itinerary can vary, you're sure to enjoy enough food to amount to a filling lunch. Typical fare includes baja fish tacos, NY pizza, meats and bone broth, gourmet cheeses, homemade gelato, warm cookies, and a Gung Fu tea tasting! Your local guide will offer insights into the food culture as you walk, as well as point out architectural marvels and noteworthy views. But who cares about all of that. There's food!
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    Russian Hill Gourmet Food Tour

    Macondray Lane, San Francisco

    • Get to know Russian Hill during a 3-hour food-tasting tour
    • Visit seven different food establishments including artisanal boutiques and restaurants
    • Learn about the neighborhood's culture and history from a local guide
    • Enjoy a small group tour perfect for exploring the city and promoting fun discussions
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    San Francisco in One Day Tour

    This is the perfect tour for those who want to experience the best of San Francisco Bay. Snap photos of Chinatown, Coit Tower, Haight-Ashbury and Twin Peaks on your semi-customizable sightseeing tour aboard a 13-passenger van. In the afternoon, cross the Golden Gate Bridge and enjoy free time in the charming bayside of town of Sausalito. During the summertime, you'll finish your thrilling day with a trip to Alcatraz! In the winter months, you'll hop the ferry to Alcatraz Island the following day for a fascinating audio walking tour of the notorious former prison. This small-group tour is limited to 13 people, ensuring a more personalized experience. You'll be picked up from Fisherman's Wharf in the morning for your 4- to 5-hour San Francisco sightseeing tour by comfortable 13-passenger van. Your guide will show you the city from a local's perspective, taking you to hidden spots that you wouldn't normally see on a big bus tour. Of course, you'll also make photo stops at iconic landmarks and attractions such as Coit Tower, Union Square and Chinatown, and other places you request to see. Next, venture north across the world-famous Golden Gate Bridge to reach the charming bayside town of Sausalito, where you'll have time to explore on your own and enjoy lunch (own expense). There are plenty of art galleries, boutiques, coffee shops and restaurants worth visiting in this quaint, picturesque town. You'll then hop on the ferry (one-way ticket included) and cruise along San Francisco Bay back to San Francisco. Throughout your 25-minute ride, you'll be treated to stunning views of the Golden Gate Bridge and the city skyline. When the days are longer, after your Sausalito ferry arrives at Pier 41 or Pier 1, hop off and walk along The Embarcadero to nearby Pier 33. In the winter, your Alcatraz adventure is reserved for the following day. At Pier 33, you'll board a 15-minute ferry to Alcatraz Island. This infamous landmark was once a federal penitentiary, housing such notorious criminals as Al Capone (Scarface) and Machine Gun Kelly. After receiving a brief history of Alcatraz, explore the prison grounds on a fascinating audio walking tour, complete with life-like sound effects and real interviews from former inmates and guards. The tour takes up to 2.5 hours, and you can stay as long as you like on Alcatraz before hopping back on the ferry (departs every 30 minutes) and returning to San Francisco.
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    San Francisco in One Day Tour

    Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco

    • Explore the rich history of the beautiful city of San Francisco on a small-group tour
    • Cruise along San Francisco Bay on a ferry while enjoying stunning views of the Golden Gate Bridge and skyline
    • Take an audio walking tour of Alcatraz Island and hear chilling accounts of brutal life on the island
    • Visit the picturesque seaside village of Sausalito to explore the shops and beautiful waterfront
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    Explore The Mission District

    On a mission for fun in San Francisco? Put the Mission District on your itinerary with this 2-hour tour! Considered one of the hippest neighborhoods in the United States, "The Mission" is a haven for cool culinary offerings, used bookstores, galleries, and clubs, and home to activists, techies, and hipsters. Oh my! This small group tour begins with an exploration of eclectic Dolores Park, before heading up Liberty Hill to walk amongst posh Victorian homes and a miniature park dedicated to the Triceratops. Hidden gardens, alley murals, and the birthplace of the burrito are also on the agenda. Several other stops (including El Camino Real, a bull ring, and a gay synagogue) will be made on the way to your final destination, the Mission San Francisco de Asis, the neighborhood's oldest building. Sign up today so you can say, "Mission Accomplished!"
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    Explore The Mission District

    3899 20th St., San Francisco

    • Get to know The Mission District during a 2-hour guided tour
    • Enjoy fun commentary on the neighborhood's diverse culture
    • Visit popular locations such as Dolores Park, Liberty Hill, and the Mission itself
    • Find out what makes The Mission one of the city's trendiest destinations
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