Home > North America > USA > West Coast > San Francisco > Tour Code: 9

1-Day San Francisco City Tour from San Francisco/Bay Area - Tour Code: 9

Instant Confirmation

Tour is 100% guaranteed

Highlights

☆ Explore "The Golden City" - San Francisco 

☆ Visit Top Landmarks - Palace of Fine Arts, Lombard Street, Golden Gate Bridge, Fisherman's Wharf, Twin Peaks

☆ Enjoy Local Food & Culture - Opportunities to taste oyster, crab, and SF style Chowder in Bread Bowl

Itinerary

Day 1: San Francisco City Tour

Summary of The Day

Discover one of America's most picturesque and culturally diverse cities - San Francisco. Highlights include the Civic Center, Twin Peaks, Golden Gate Park, Golden Gate Bridge, Palace of Fine Arts, Lombard Street, Fisherman's Wharf, Market Street and Chinatown.

 

☆ "This is one of the best spot to view the San Francisco Bay. The view on the bridge is amazing, just make sure you secure your cap or scarf because it can be very windy due to its height above the water." -- Comment on Golden Gate Bridge 

☆ "This is a must see in San Francisco.It's clean, beautiful, and... twisty. You can take endless pictures :)" -- Comment on Lombard Street

☆ "Go with your family and enjoy the shops, restaurants, music and nice cool atmosphere. You can have a drink or any food you like. People are friendly and there are nice shops too. You may go relax and just stroll over the place, there is always something to see.." -- Comment on Fisherman's Wharf

Meeting Info

Depart early in the morning and arrive in San Francisco around 10:00am.

Return Info

Return to the original departure point around 7:00pm.

* Return time is subject to different departure points.

Sightseeing
Palace Of Fine Arts

Palace of Fine Arts (approx. 20mins)

The monumental structure originally constructed for the 1915 Panama-Pacific Exposition in order to exhibit works of art presented there. One of only a few surviving structures from the Exposition, it is still situated on its original site. It was rebuilt in 1965, and renovation of the lagoon, walkways, and a seismic retrofit were completed in early 2009.In addition to hosting art exhibitions, it remains a popular attraction for tourists and locals and is a favorite location for weddings and wedding party photographs for couples throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and such an icon that a miniature replica of it was built in Disney's California Adventure in Anaheim.

Read more
Lombard Street

Lombard Street (approx. 20mins)

Lombard Street is an east–west street in San Francisco, California that is famous for a steep, one-block section with eight hairpin turns. Stretching from The Presidio east to The Embarcadero (with a gap on Telegraph Hill), most of the street's western segment is a major thoroughfare designated as part of U.S. Route 101. The famous one-block section, claimed as "the most crooked street in the world", is located along the eastern segment in the Russian Hill neighborhood. The street was named after Lombard Street in Philadelphia by San Francisco surveyor Jasper O'Farrell.

Read more
Golden Gate Bridge

Golden Gate Bridge (approx. 30mins)

The Golden Gate Bridge is a suspension bridge that crosses over the San Francisco Bay, going from San Francisco to Marin County, in the U.S. state of California. It was opened for use in 1937. When the bridge was finished, its length of 9,266 ft (2824 m) made it the longest bridge in the world. Now there are several bridges that are longer, but for many people, it is still one of the most beautiful bridges in the world.

Read more
Fisherman’s Wharf

Fisherman's Wharf (approx. 2hrs)

Neighborhood and popular tourist attraction in San Francisco, California. It roughly encompasses the northern waterfront area of San Francisco from Ghirardelli Square or Van Ness Avenue east to Pier 35 or Kearny Street. The F Market streetcar runs through the area, the Powell-Hyde cable car lines runs to Aquatic Park, at the edge of Fisherman's Wharf, and the Powell-Mason cable car line runs a few blocks away. It is popular for various kinds of food here.

Read more
Twin Peaks

Twin Peaks (approx. 15mins)

The Twin Peaks are two prominent hills with an elevation of about 925 feet (282 m) located near the geographic center of San Francisco, California. Only 928 foot (283 m) Mount Davidson is higher within the city. You can enjoy the city view of San Francisco from the top of hill.

Read more
Civic Center

Civic Center (approx. 15mins)

The Civic Center in San Francisco, California, is an area of a few blocks north of the intersection of Market Street and Van Ness Avenue that contains many of the city's largest government and cultural institutions. It has two large plazas (Civic Center Plaza and United Nations Plaza) and a number of buildings in classical architectural style. The San Francisco Civic Center was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1987 and listed in the National Register of Historic Places on October 10, 1978.

Read more
Chinatown

Chinatown

The Chinatown centered on Grant Avenue and Stockton Street in San Francisco, California, is the oldest Chinatown in North America and the largest Chinese enclave outside Asia. It is the oldest of the four notable Chinatowns in the city. Since its establishment in 1848, it has been highly important and influential in the history and culture of ethnic Chinese immigrants in North America. Chinatown is an enclave that continues to retain its own customs, languages, places of worship, social clubs, and identity. There are two hospitals, numerous parks and squares, a post office, and other infrastructure. While recent immigrants and the elderly choose to live here because of the availability of affordable housing and their familiarity with the culture, the place is also a major tourist attraction, drawing more visitors annually than the Golden Gate Bridge.

Read more
Golden Gate Park

Golden Gate Park

Golden Gate Park, located in San Francisco, California, United States, is a large urban park consisting of 1,017 acres (412 ha) of public grounds. It is administered by the San Francisco Recreation & Parks Department, which began in 1871 to oversee the development of Golden Gate Park. Configured as a rectangle, it is similar in shape but 20 percent larger than Central Park in New York, to which it is often compared. It is over three miles (4.8 km) long east to west, and about half a mile (0.8 km) north to south. With 13 million visitors annually, Golden Gate is the fifth most-visited city park in the United States after Central Park in New York City, Lincoln Park in Chicago, and Balboa and Mission Bay Parks in San Diego.

Read more
Meals
Pricing
Inclusions

    1. English-speaking tour guide

    2. Transportation via coach/mini bus, subject to the number of passengers

Exclusions

    1. Meals (Vegan food options available)

    2. All personal expenses, such as laundry, phone, and travel insurance

    3. Mandatory Tips/Service Fee (Min. $8/person/day for tour guide and driver) Please pay in cash to the tour guide while on the bus. Any child/Infant reserving a seat will have to pay the service fees as well.

    4. Optional Tour (Prices are only for reference and subject to change without prior notice. Please pay in cash to the guide.)

      * San Francisco Bay Cruise - Adult (18+) $32, Children (5-17) $22 / Adult (18+) $34, Children (5-17) $25 (From April 1st)

Departure Points
FIND CLOSEST PICKUP
Region Departure Point Departure
Milpitas

Ulferts Center

668 Barber Ln Milpitas, CA 95035

07:50
San Jose

Bai Xing Jia Hunan Fusion (Previously Izzo Restaurant)

1701 Lundy Ave. San Jose, CA 95131

08:00
Cupertino

Tectonic Architects & Builders

10122 Bandley Dr, Cupertino, CA 95014

08:20
San Francisco

Red Roof Inn SFO (Burlingame)

777 Airport Blvd, Burlingame, CA 94010

08:50
San Francisco

Lassen Tour & Travel, Inc. (Union Square San Francisco)

391 Sutter St, San Franciso, CA 94108

10:00

**Please reach to the departure points at least 10-15 minutes early.

Booking Info
Reminder

    1. Globerouter cooperates with top local tour operators and ensures the best quality of services to all travelers.

    2. The sequence of itineraries is subject to change without prior notice according to departure date, weather, traffic, etc.

    3. Children under 2 years old will be charged $25 per day for mandatory General Liability Insurance. It is also to guarantee a seat for the child. If the parents prefer to hold the child, it is considered as forfeiting the seat, but the $25 Per day General Liability Insurance will still be charged.

    4. The driver is also the tour guide.

    5. Minimum 4 persons in the tour. 

    6. Luggage allowance: each traveler is allowed a maximum of 1 suitcase and 1 carry-on bag. Oversized or excessive luggage will be charged additional $25 per baggage.

    7. Remember to keep warm in case wind in San Francisco.

    8. Child pricing only applies to the children at the age of 2-12 years old.

    9. National Park Pass / City Pass / Entry Tickets / Annual or Season Passes / Senior Pass (or) any admission tickets to attractions purchased on your own are not allowed on this tour. All mandatory / optional tour services, have to be purchased as instructed in the exclusions section.

    10. Please ensure safety of your luggage always, especially in public areas. The tour operator or the tour guide cannot be held responsible for any loss of personal belongings.

    11. Tour is not wheel chair accessible.

    12. Children under 8 years need to bring a car seat or $25 rent for a car seat with our local vendor.

Cancellation / Modification and Refund Policy

1. Cancel or change an order

The following terms apply to the refund policy when canceling or changing an order

1) Reducing the number of travelers

2) Canceling the entire order

3) Change to a different tour

Possible only 31 days prior to the tour departure date.

Modification service fee will be applicable over & above the cancellation charges.

4) Rescheduling tour departure date

This request will not be accepted if the travel date is within 07 days or lesser.

Subject to availability of seats

Modification service fee will be applicable over & above the cancellation charges.

Cancellation Made Within Refund Policy
31 Days (or) more prior to tour departure date 90% of tour cost paid will be refunded
15-30 Days prior to tour departure date 75% of tour cost paid will be refunded
08-14 Days prior to tour departure date 50% of tour cost paid will be refunded
07 Days (or) lesser prior to tour departure date The entire tour cost will be forfeited & No-Refund

2. Modify an order

Charges to modify an order apply for the following:

1) For requests to add more number of travelers

Subject to availability of seats.

2) For requests to change to a different tour

Possible only 31 days prior to the tour departure date.

Cancellation charges as above will be applicable over & above the modification service fee.

3) For requests to reschedule tour departure date

This request will not be accepted if the travel date is within 07 days or lesser.

Subject to availability of seats.

Cancellation charges as above will be applicable over & above the modification service fee.

4) For requests to change name of passengers

This request will be accepted until 3 days prior to the travel date, however same service fee as below will be applicable.

Modification Notice Period Service Charge
Requests made from the date of booking until 07 day prior to the tour departure date US $ 30 will be charged for each order
Requests made 07 days (or) lesser from the date of tour departure No requests will be accepted & No Refund

3. Notes

1) We recommend all our passengers to avail "Travel Insurance" to protect themselves against personal / natural / manmade exigencies of all kind (including medical & family emergencies, accidents, flight delays, traffic delays, theft or personal- acts of terrorism, natural calamities etc.) that may affect you from participating in our tours (OR) arise while on tour.

2) Globerouter will take no responsibility for matters as stated above under personnel / natural / manmade exigencies.

3) No part / full refund / compensation will be offered to passengers who miss taking our tours (OR) for any un-utilized services, as per the date / time scheduled on the E-Voucher because all services are reconfirmed and prepaid for Charges as mentioned in our "Cancellation / Modification and Refund Policy" would be applicable.

4) All cancellation & tour modification requests should be emailed to info@globerouter.com.

5) We will not accept any cancellation / modification requests made through local tour provider / tour guide (OR) verbal requests made over the phone to our customer support staff / by voice mail

6) Cancellation request emails will not be accepted unless they have a complete, signed and attached "Globerouter Cancellation Request Form".

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Read more
? Q&A Ask Us

Please check the Frequently Asked Questions for more information.

WHY GLOBEROUTER?
Low Price
Guarantee
Live Support
Handpicked
Tours & Activities
Customer
Satisfication
Departure Points (18)
The product was successfully stored in the favorites
OK
X

Popular Local Tours & Vacation Packages

CST # 2090384-40
Signup Now & Earn100 Reward Points

Be the first to know about the
latest Travel Deals and get exclusive offers.

Log in