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    Haight-Ashbury, a Musical Trip of the 60's Tour

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    If you've got a thing for the quirky, you'll love this musical trip back to the 60s! Armed with a mini-guitar, your witty troubadour and historian tour guide is sure to keep you entertained as you walk around the Haight-Ashbury neighborhood, enjoying wailing tales of Janis Joplin, the Grateful Dead, Hell's Angels, and more! Learn about Ken Kesey's Acid Tests, the Summer of Love, and the psychedelic substances that rocked conservative America into a technicolor wonderland. Trust us -- you've never been on a tour like this one!
    Haight-Ashbury, a Musical Trip of the 60's Tour

    Haight Ashbury, San Francisco

    • Visit San Francisco's Haight-Ashbury and hear stories along the way, including the history of its glory days, from the Summer of Love to the Diggers' days
    • Explore Haight Street and the surrounding area, including the homes of Janis Joplin, the Grateful Dead, Charles Manson and more
    • Enjoy the music -- your knowledgeable guide comes equipped with a mini guitar to provide you with accompanying hippie songs along your wonder-filled walk
    • Make 7-9 stops along the way, exploring the funky shops, local hangouts and other neighborhood favorites
    • Hear about the history of the 1960s and 70s, and the influential community organizations that helped give the neighborhood its free flowing vibes
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    San Fran All in One Tour

    Why scope out just a piece of the city when you can see the whole thing? This tour is designed to help you cross off as much of your SF Bucket List as possible. You will begin where San Fran started itself, at City Hall. From there, the BART (San Francisco's rail transit), will whisk you off to Embarcadero, where you'll start your winding journey through diverse neighborhoods and up a hill or two. Stops along the way include the Golden Gate Bridge, War Memorial Opera House, Ferry Building, Bay Bridge, Treasure Island, Chinatown Dragon Gate Transamerica Building, Lombard St., Fisherman's Wharf, Alcatraz, National Maritime, National Historic Park, and Ghirardelli Square. Along the way, your incredible guide will regale you with stories from San Francisco's past and present. Don't forget to bring your camera -- the picturesque elegance of city life is something you'll want to capture forever.
    San Fran All in One Tour

    Polk Gulch, San Francisco

    • See the best of San Francisco in a city-wide tour
    • Take in iconic sights like The Embarcadero, Chinatown Dragon Gate, Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz
    • Learn about the city's fascinating history
    • Get comfortable using BART (San Francisco's rail transit) to travel between sites
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    Culinary Gems of North Beach

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    San Francisco's North Beach is well known for its legendary Italian cuisine, but there's more to this historic neighborhood than the amazing restaurants! Embark on a two and a half hour journey, scouting out North Beach's best delis, coffee houses, bakeries and meat markets while you learn about North Beach's fascinating history from your expert local guide. Visit notable North Beach hot spots like Mara's Italian Pastries, Little City Market purveyors, and Café Trieste, San Francisco's most famous coffee house. You'll have the opportunity to purchase sandwiches and snacks along the way, so come hungry for Italian specialties and adventure!
    Culinary Gems of North Beach

    North Beach, San Francisco

    • Embark on a two and a half hour journey, scouting out North Beach's best delis, coffee houses, and markets
    • Learn about North Beach's fascinating and colorful history from your expert local guide
    • Visit notable North Beach hot spots like Café Trieste, San Francisco's most famous coffee house
    • Have the opportunity to purchase delicious sandwiches and snacks along the way
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    Bridge and the Beach

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    Experience the stunning beauty of San Francisco, where awe-inspiring architecture and natural wonders combine. On this tour, you'll start at the majestic, iconic Golden Gate Bridge. From there, you will take a leisurely stroll up the coastline, past sandy beaches and the ruins of the Santro baths. Check out fancy neighborhoods, discover cliffs and secret hiking trails, and snap photos of the diverse sea animals and plant life that make San Francisco so unique. And just in case things weren't gorgeous enough for you already, you'll wrap up the tour by watching the sun set over the Pacific.
    Bridge and the Beach

    Merchant Rd At Vista Acc, San Francisco

    • Take a walking tour of San Francisco's stunning mix of architecture and nature
    • Stroll from the Golden Gate Bridge up past cliffs, beaches, and the Santro Baths
    • Learn about San Francisco's history and its stunningly unique flora and fauna
    • Snap photos of everything from upscale neighborhoods to hidden hiking trails
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    Summer of Love, Winter of Discontent in Haight-Ashbury Tour

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    Wander the streets of Haight-Ashbury, the hippie hotbed that birthed the cultural revolution of the 1960's. You'll learn about the neighborhood's meteoric rise to greatness in 1964 and why the trip turned bad by 1968. Visit Janis Joplin's crash pad, jam out at the Grateful Dead House, say "Yes" to a Love-In at the Panhandle, and bask in the debauchery of Buena Vista Park. And if the Flower Power years aren't enough for you, Haight-Ashbury is one of the few neighborhoods to have avoided the Fire of 1906, so it still features beautiful, authentic Victorian homes. This isn't one of those tours where you follow along, eyes glazing over as you try to absorb dry facts and figures. Interactive fun is at the heart of the tour. You'll answer questions, play games, and laugh along the way. Get ready to see the psychedelic music, hear the psychedelic artwork, and taste the history of this truly groovy part of town.
    Summer of Love, Winter of Discontent in Haight-Ashbury Tour

    Union Square, San Francisco

    • Explore Haight-Ashbury, the home of the hippie revolution, on an entertaining walking tour
    • Visit iconic sites like the homes of Janis Joplin and The Grateful Dead, the Panhandle, and Buena Vista Park
    • Play fun games and answer trivia questions as you go
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    Chinatown Ghost Walking Tour

    Are you fascinated by ghosts? Join this evening walking tour and let the local guides bring to life the tales of San Francisco Chinatown's supernatural past and present, as you're lead you on a ghostly tour of Chinatown's historic and mysterious streets and alleyways. You'll be amazed at what you'll discover along the way! San Francisco Chinatown, the oldest Chinese community in the United States, has been a popular shopping, dining and sightseeing destination for over a century. Yet most outsiders have never experienced the extrasensory realm of vintage Chinatown after dark. Some say that specters from decades of Chinatown history emerge just after twilight! Let the knowledgeable guides bring to life the tales of San Francisco Chinatown's supernatural past and present, as you are lead on a ghostly tour of Chinatown's historic and mysterious streets and alleyways. Follow along by lamplight as you journey through the neighborhood passageways where these lively spirits are said to bide their time. The mystical folklore of this spirited San Francisco enclave will keep you on edge, as you drink in the chilling experiences of the Chinatown inhabitants of both yesterday and today. All the while, learn about the reverence still offered to the Goddess Kwan Yin and the hungry spirits, along with the secrets of the magic moon cake. Ancient Chinese mythology and folklore flourish to this day in the oldest and most popular Chinatown in all of North America. SF Chinatown Ghost Tours extends to you a chillingly open invitation to personally experience the unearthly side of Chinatown you never even knew existed - book this frightseeing tour now!
    Chinatown Ghost Walking Tour

    731 Grant Ave, San Francisco

    • Personally experience the unearthly side of Chinatown on an eerie walking tour
    • Let your local guide bring to life the tales of Chinatown's supernatural past and present
    • Journey through neighborhood passageways where lively spirits are said to bide their time
    • Learn about Ancient Chinese mythology and folklore that will keep you on edge
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    Chinatown Walking Tour

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    San Francisco's Chinatown is practically a city unto its own. In fact, it's often referred to as a "city-within-a-city," and even has its own government. During this guided tour, you'll get an intimate introduction to the largest Chinese community outside of Asia. That means not only exploring some of the more touristy streets, rife with delicious aromas and small shops, but also hidden aspects, such as its residential streets and alleys. Along the way, you'll find yourself immersed in an exotic world filled with temples, pagoda roofs, and hundreds of colorful venues. Just don't spend too much time gawking. Someone might mistake you for a tourist!
    Chinatown Walking Tour

    Chinatown, San Francisco

    • Explore the nation's oldest and largest Chinatown like a local during a guided walking tour
    • Check out some of the area's hundreds of restaurant, shops, and landmarks
    • Get an inside look at the the colorful lives of a community rich in tradition
    • Enjoy stepping out of the world you know into a vibrant world of temples and ancient culture
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    Mission District Walking Tour

    Sure, you've taken countless photos in front of the Golden Gate Bridge. You've shopped your way through Union Square. You've eaten crab Louis on Fisherman's Wharf and had delectable pot stickers dumplings in Chinatown... and yet, we can guarantee that you haven't see San Francisco like THIS before. Welcome to the sunny and sprawling Mission District -- San Francisco's first neighborhood, filled with cultural surprises and packed with fascinating history. You'll begin your adventure at Dolores Park, formerly a Jewish cemetery. You'll then travel up and across Liberty Hall and stroll through vibrant Valencia Street. You'll visit The Women's Building, B'nai David Temple, hidden gardens, and an alleyway or two of stunning murals. At the end of your tour, you'll also have the opportunity to tour the Mission, the oldest building in San Francisco. So what're you waiting for? Come get to know this one-of-a-kind area of SF!
    Mission District Walking Tour

    Mission District, San Francisco

    • Discover the Mission District, San Francisco's first neighborhood
    • Explore Dolores Park, Liberty Hill, Valencia Street, and more
    • End your experience with a tour of the Mission Building, the oldest building in The City
    • Get to know The Golden Gate City's quirky and colorful side
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    Urban Hike: The Presidio

    Enter a new world as you embark on an urban hike through the historic Presidio in San Francisco. Following your expert guide, wander through groves of pine, cypress and eucalyptus trees as you explore the highlights of this historic park and former military post. Visit San Francisco National Cemetery, stroll down Lover's Lane and the Ecology Trail, soak up views of Alcatraz and the Palace of Fine Arts from Inspiration Point, and stop by Presidio Chapel. Great for outdoor enthusiasts and history buffs, this tour is the perfect balance of interesting history, stunning scenery and a feel-good workout. Your tour starts at the bottom of the Lyon Street Steps on the cusp of San Francisco's Pacific Heights district. Get ready for a moderate workout on this 3-hour hiking tour (don't worry, the views are well worth it). Following your guide, hike up the stairs and pause at the top to soak up sweeping views of the city spilling into San Francisco Bay. The domed Palace of Fine Arts punctuates this awesome vista. You'll enter into the southeast corner of the Presidio, a massive park and former Spanish and American military base that's now part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. You'll feel as if you've entered another world as you leave the urban hustle and bustle behind and begin hiking through a dense forest. Take a stroll down Lover's Lane, one of the oldest foot trails in the Presidio, nicknamed for the site where soldiers visited their sweethearts in the 1860s. Pass through the Tennessee Hollow Watershed, a historic eucalyptus forest and a grove of newly planted trees that merges into the Pacific Heights neighborhood, home to some of San Francisco's most magnificent homes. Above Tennessee Hollow you'll find Inspiration Point, a spectacular vantage point with fantastic views of San Francisco Bay, Alcatraz, Angel Island, the Palace of the Fine Arts, rare serpentine grasslands and eucalyptus canopies. Near here, your guide will point out a piece of natural art created by Andy Goldsworthy, famous around the world for interpreting the subtle shifts of place and time. Wood Line is a series of horizontal cypress trees snaking elegantly into the valley of the Tennessee Hollow Watershed. In the northern center of the Presidio on a slope overlooking the bay lies San Francisco National Cemetery, a beautiful final resting place of more than 30,000 Americans including military veterans and their families. Explore this historic cemetery and hear stories from your guide about its interesting history and legends. Continuing on another trail, your guide will point out another one of Andy Goldsworthy's works. Spire, located on the Bay Area Ridge Trail near the Arguello Gate, is a sculpture comprised of 35 large cypress trunks fastened together, whose zenith reaches more than 90 feet (27 meters) into the sky. Following Ecology Trail, journey through the Presidio's largest redwood grove, and then visit Presidio Chapel, with it's beautiful stained-glass windows, Spanish Mission Revival architecture and spectacular views of the Bay. Emerging out of the forest, your urban hike ends back at the Lyon Street Steps.
    Urban Hike: The Presidio

    Presidio, San Francisco

    • Embark on an urban hike through the historic park and former military post known as The Presidio
    • Follow your expert tour guide through groves of pine, cypress, and eucalyptus trees
    • Soak up views of Alcatraz from Inspiration Point and stop by Presidio Chapel
    • Enjoy the perfect balance of interesting history, stunning scenery and a feel-good workout
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    Mission District Vegetarian Food Tour

    A meet-and-greet with San Francisco's "meatless" side? Vegetarian's will have no beef with this tour! You'll hit the trendy streets of The Mission District with a local guide and fellow foodies in search of some of the best vegetarian and vegan cuisine to be found. The tour includes stops into vegetarian eateries and samlings of vegetarian items on the menus of more "omnivorous" restaurants. As you walk, your guide will offer insights into the fun food culture of San Francisco, discussing current trends and hip new hotspots. This tour is intentionally kept small, making it a great personal introduction to the neighborhood and a way to share some laughs with fellow foodies. Bet you can't wait to take it all in ... One mouthful at a time! Or in some cases, maybe two.
    Mission District Vegetarian Food Tour

    Mission District, San Francisco

    • Get to know the Mission District during a food tour featuring vegetarian dishes
    • Enjoy samples selected for their unique approach to vegetarian cuisine
    • Get insights into the neighborhood and its trendy food culture
    • Treat yourself to a relaxed walk and meet fellow foodies
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