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Make the Most of SF in One Day: Small Group Walking Tour provided by ExperienceFirst (formerly SFTour1)

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
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Updated 30/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 30/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    700 Beach St
    700 Beach St, San Francisco, CA 94109, USA
    Please meet guide in front of the "Welcome to Fisherman's Wharf Sign" by the cable car turnaround
    See address & details
  • 1
    Aquatic Park
    Stop: 10 minutes
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    Pass by
    Ghirardelli Square
    Golden Gate Bridge
  • 2
    The Cannery
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 3
    Fisherman's Wharf
    Stop: 45 minutes
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    Pass by
    USS Pampanito
    Angel Island Immigration Station
  • 4
    Pier 39
    Stop: 15 minutes
    See details
    Pass by
    Lombard Street
  • 5
    North Beach
    Stop: 25 minutes
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    Pass by
    City Lights Booksellers
  • 6
    Chinatown
    Stop: 25 minutes
    See details
  • 7
    Golden Gate Fortune Cookies Co
    Stop: 10 minutes
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    Pass by
    Transamerica Pyramid
  • 8
    Embarcadero Center
    Stop: 60 minutes
    See details
    Pass by
    Ferry Building Marketplace
  • 9
    Union Square
    Stop: 15 minutes
    See details
    Pass by
    Cable Cars
  • You'll end at
    Union Square
    Union Square, San Francisco, CA 94108, USA
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
700 Beach St, San Francisco, CA 94109, USA
Duration
5h 30m
Return Details
Union Square, San Francisco, CA 94108, USA
Inclusions
  • English Speaking Guide
  • Muni Fare
Exclusions
  • Food or Drinks
  • Guide Gratuities (Appreciated)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Wear comfortable walking shoes and bring a jacket
  • Near public transportation
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Crystal Bartlett wrote a review Aug 2020
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We did this tour during COVID-19 and it was perfect! So happy that Dara was willing to work with our family of five. We walked and drove our car instead of public transport. We felt completely safe. The tour was so informative and fun! I made a huge list of museums to visit
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Nick F wrote a review Feb 2020
Wickford, United Kingdom146 contributions6 helpful votes
We did this tour on the first day of our first visit to San Francisco and it was a great Introduction. The walking tour lasted 6 hours. Our guide, Dara, kept it interesting, which made the time fly by. We started on Fisherman's Wharf, by the cable car turntable and finished at
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BobBeams wrote a review Oct 2019
Caledon, South Africa92 contributions33 helpful votes
First timers to San Francisco, we chose this Tour from a myriad of similar ones. By chance really. What a brilliant chance. Dara is knowledgeable and an excellent guide. We leaned more in the day than we could have in a month. Definitely the best way to see downtown San
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Michael E wrote a review Sep 2019
Bentleigh East89 contributions19 helpful votes
This is the ideal way to start a visit to San Francisco as a first time visitor. It was a very comprehensive and detailed walk (and some ride). Dara was a very enthusiastic and informative guide who covered the history and background to San Francisco very well. Make sure you
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Date of experience: September 2019
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RoadWarrior wrote a review Jul 2019
17 contributions2 helpful votes
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My husband and I took this walking tour on our first full day in SF. It was the perfect introduction and orientation to the city! Dara was our personal tour guide. She is a local with lots of experience guiding tours in SF as well as a couple of other large cities. The tour was
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Date of experience: June 2019
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By: ExperienceFirst (formerly SFTour1)
crzytxn
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Great Tour
Chet was very knowledgable about the city's history. A later Alcatraz time would help folks on the tour time to ask
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dougcZ8793SJ
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Great tour
My wife and I had an awesome time on this event. We were led by Dara and could not have gotten luckier having her a
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W4167BQcraigl
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Great Tour
Frank our guide was great. My wife and I loved the tour of Alcatraz. The self guided tour is very good.
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87ChrisG
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Fisherman’s Wharf walking tour
Fantastic tour with very knowledgeable guide, Chet Wandered along Fisherman’s wharf learning about it’s long histor
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stevebJ1143UP
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Should be called running tour
Our tour guide was knowledgeable, but the pace was ridiculous. Given the distance to cover and the time allotted we
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ALynn83
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Very informative tour
This was a good tour. Chet is a very personable tour guide. We learn so much about the Fisherman's Wharf and San Fr
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JulieCAtlanta_GA
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Great Tour
We loved this tour! Chet was a wealth of knowledge and gave a fantastic tour. The length of the walking tour was ju
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R6157DHkimd
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Walking Tour Fisherman's Wharf, Sausalito Tour and Muir Woods
I have to say I totally enjoyed this walking tour. The guide was very knowledgeable and fun. I learned a ton of Koo
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courtneyb694
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What a wonderful way to spend the day.
My friend chose the tour so I didn’t know what to expect. We took a nice walk through parts of Fisherman’s Wharf a
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U6106CJsusanh
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Fisherman’s Wharf walking tour
It was a fun, educational tour. Our tour guide Chet was very knowledgeable and entertaining. I would recommend this
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PHolten
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Fisherman’s Wharf tour plus Alcatraz tickets
Even though I have been to the Fisherman’s Wharf area several times, I still enjoyed the tour and learned a lot. Ou
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Tcobb75
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Definitely Should Do
This was a great experience for my family and I. Met with Chet (our tour guide) and about 20 ppl and he gave us a w
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Pathfinder426864
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Thef. Stealing my money
Scam Thef Stealing money The guide is perfect nothing to do with the guide. Way tooo much money One hour 30 min w
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SJones949
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Highly recommend the walking tour with Alcatraz!
We booked this tour package to get our Alcatraz tickets, which were sold out elsewhere. So glad we did! We met ou
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Carla R
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Fisherman's Wharf and Alcatraz
We had the best of both worlds with this tour. Dara and John from Experience First took us on a walk through Fishe
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Key Details
  • Duration: 5h 30m
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