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Skip The Bus: San Francisco By Luxury Van TourHalf-day Tours

Skip The Bus: San Francisco By Luxury Van Tour

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Avoid the crowds, confusion, and limitations of large buses and discover San Francisco by luxury minivan. This half-day tour takes you to numerous parts of the city for the perfect overview. Enjoy fascinating facts provided by your guide's live commentary. Stop for photo opportunities at some of the city’s most popular attractions, including the Golden Gate Bridge and Twin Peaks.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$89.00
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US$89.00

Los Angeles VIP TourHalf-day Tours

Los Angeles VIP Tour

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This is not your usual scripted tour. In contrast, it is customized and peppered with discussions about Los Angeles culture and history. By the end of this tour, you will have all the "Must Have" LA pictures, make friends with LA locals, and have a very big smile on your face! During the trip, you will have 3-4 actual stops at the most iconic locations throughout the city, and get the best photo opportunities as well as the stories behind the places by your own local tour guide. We will cruise through the mountains for the BEST outlook points like Mulholland Dr, make a stop at the HOLLYWOOD SIGN (SUPER CLOSE), and jump out at famous Palm Trees' Street . Also, we will enter the American Film Academy, where hundreds of blockbusters (X-Men, Batman, SpiderMan, Rush Hour...) were shot and explore the hidden gems of Sunset Strip, Beverly Hills, Rodeo Dr, AND MORE... Perfect for solo, couples, families, or groups of up to 7people. PickUp 2KM FROM MEETING POINT 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$66.67
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US$66.67
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San Francisco Grand City Tour Including Free Walking TourFull-day Tours

San Francisco Grand City Tour Including Free Walking Tour

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Take a San Francisco half-day tour to pack in the city’s top sights in a convenient way that leaves you with plenty of time to spare so you can enjoy the city however you wish. With a driver-guide, travel the city by bus, stopping at major attractions like the Golden Gate Bridge and Twin Peaks and neighborhoods like North Beach and Chinatown. Plus, you can upgrade to include a San Francisco Bay cruise, a half-day bike rental, or admission to Aquarium of the Bay.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$58.00
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US$58.00
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Painted Ladies San Francisco City TourHalf-day Tours

Painted Ladies San Francisco City Tour

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Take a journey around San Francisco's top sights in a retro way with this "painted ladies" tour by vintage Volkswagen bus decorated with long gorgeous eyelashes so you can't miss your tour vehicle. You'll pass by neighborhoods like Chinatown, Union Square, Pacific Heights, North Beach, Haight-Ashbury, the Marina, and the Castro, plus see the Palace of Fine Arts, Golden Gate Bridge, Golden Gate Park, Twin Peaks, and more.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$65.00
Price varies by group size
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US$65.00
Price varies by group size
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Sonoma Valley Wine TrolleyWine Tastings

Sonoma Valley Wine Trolley

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Embark on a unique wine country experience with a trip aboard the Sonoma Valley Wine Trolley. Modeled after the famed cable cars of San Francisco, the trolley shuttles you through Sonoma’s picturesque winemaking region with stops at four different wineries. Taste regional varietals at each estate, and savor a gourmet picnic lunch catered by top-rated local bistro The Girl & the Fig. Learn about the history of Sonoma from your spirited guide as you roll past a handful of historic landmarks throughout the day.
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  • 6 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$107.89
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US$107.89
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Combo Tour: Alcatraz Island and San Francisco Grand City TourDay Cruises

Combo Tour: Alcatraz Island and San Francisco Grand City Tour

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Explore San Francisco and Alcatraz on this 2-in-1 tour. Hop aboard a ferry for a scenic ride to Alcatraz and enjoy the award-winning audio walking tour. Plus, enjoy a coach tour with a knowledgeable local guide. Learn about the City by the Bay through visits to top attractions such as Fisherman's Wharf, Chinatown, the Presidio, and the Palace of Fine Arts.
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  • 6 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$120.00
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US$120.00
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Grand City Tour of Los AngelesDay Trips

Grand City Tour of Los Angeles

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Get an in-depth introduction to Los Angeles on this grand city tour. Ideal for first-time visitors and those with limited time, the tours start in downtown Los Angeles then continues to Hollywood, the Sunset Strip, Rodeo Drive, and Beverly Hills.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$67.50
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US$67.50
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San Francisco City Bus Tour: 10 Stops with Sausalito Ferry Cruise (8 PAX Max)Day Trips

San Francisco City Bus Tour: 10 Stops with Sausalito Ferry Cruise (8 PAX Max)

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The Most Comprehensive 10 Stop, 35+ Attractions tour of San Francisco is smartly confined into five interesting hours. This tour is unique in that our groups are incredibly small. This is the best SF Bus Tour during COVD-19. Start at: Ferry Building Lombard Street (downhill walk) Chinatown Grace Cathedral (Go inside) Cable Car Barn Museum (Museum Tour) City Hall Building Alamo Square Park Golden Gate Park Japanese Tea Garden (Fee not incl.) DeYoung Museum Lookout Tower Golden Gate Bridge Sausalito (Time for lunch, shopping and exploring) Ferry Cruise back to San Francisco Customers of our tour, generally, likes/wants: *Red carpet-like services when traveling. *Definitely no walking up any hills. Our tour only has downhill walks. *Able to leave their personal items onboard tour van. *Doesn’t want to shuffle buses or hail their bus during tour *Wants their bus to stay with them at each stop. *Definitely does NOT want to be on a 60+ passenger bus *Loves only 8 passengers on the tour
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$159.00
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US$159.00
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San Diego Scenic TourHalf-day Tours

San Diego Scenic Tour

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In just four hours, experience the scenic highlights of San Diego and its neighboring areas. Watch sea lions and pelicans on the beaches of La Jolla and capture fantastic views from the top of Mt Soledad. Soak up the Old World elegance of the mansions and Hotel Del on Coronado Island, and find peace in the urban oasis of Balboa Park. Wind through downtown and Old Town San Diego, learning about the city’s history along the way. Enjoy personalized attention on this small-group tour limited to just 14 people.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$58.67
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US$58.67
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San Diego City TourFull-day Tours

San Diego City Tour

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Discover the sun-drenched attractions of San Diego on this 4-hour city tour covering the city’s top neighborhoods, historic sites and parks. Over the course of your trip, you’ll check out the museums of Balboa Park, admire the historic architecture of the Gaslamp Quarter and Old Town and explore the mansions and beautiful coast in La Jolla, plus much more. It’s a great chance to pack in lots of landmarks in a short period of time. This San Diego sightseeing tour also includes round-trip hotel transport, a guide and optional upgrades to include visits to the USS Midway and Seaport Village.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$48.00
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US$48.00
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Muir Woods and Sausalito Half Day Tour (Optional Sausalito Ferry Ticket)Day Trips

Muir Woods and Sausalito Half Day Tour (Optional Sausalito Ferry Ticket)

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Wander through an ancient coastal redwood forest and explore the artistic bayside enclave of Sausalito on this half-day tour from San Francisco. Travel across the Golden Gate Bridge to visit Muir Woods, home to some of the oldest and tallest trees on Earth. Then, soak up stellar views of the San Francisco skyline and browse art galleries along the Sausalito waterfront. At the end of your tour choose between getting dropped off at Union Square in San Francisco or taking the Sausalito ferry back to San Francisco.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$73.00
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US$73.00
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Perfect 5 ½ Hour LA & Hollywood Tour from Santa MonicaDay Trips

Perfect 5 ½ Hour LA & Hollywood Tour from Santa Monica

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Visit many of Los Angeles’s highlights and landmarks on one fun and convenient outing. Learn about LA history and culture—its historic filming locations and crime scenes, celebrity homes and trendy restaurants—from a narrator as you traverse the city in a convertible bus. Stop at the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Rodeo Drive, a farmer's market for lunch, and the Hollywood Sign on this easy and affordable tour.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$89.25
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US$89.25
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Napa Valley Wine Trolley Tour with LunchDay Trips

Napa Valley Wine Trolley Tour with Lunch

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Make your day in wine country memorable on a fun tour aboard the Napa Valley Wine Trolley. The open-air cable car is a replica of the historic trolleys seen in San Francisco and offers gorgeous views of the vineyards as you travel to four wineries to sample the local blends. An expert guide will accompany you along the way, providing entertaining and factual commentary about Napa’s rich history. Midday, stop for a picnic lunch catered by French-country bistro The Girl & the Fig, a local favorite. Savor a gourmet spread of sandwiches, side salads, and desserts, served family style so you can pick and choose among the tasty offerings.
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  • 6 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$107.89
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US$107.89
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Downtown Napa Food and Wine TourWine Tastings

Downtown Napa Food and Wine Tour

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Explore Napa’s legendary food and wine on a 3-hour gourmet walking tour through downtown. Get an insider’s perspective on the culinary scene as you stroll the 1-mile (1.6-km) route alongside a local, foodie guide, and pause at a series of seven boutiques, cafés and restaurants. Learn about California’s terroir from a local olive oil maker, taste fine, handmade chocolates and visit an elegant collective of vintners. Enjoy the leisurely, strolling meal with a small group of fellow foodies, and experience the flavors of California wine country.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$101.00
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US$101.00
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San Francisco Movie Sights City TourHalf-day Tours

San Francisco Movie Sights City Tour

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With its iconic hills, architecture, bridge and bay, it’s no wonder so many movies have been filmed in San Francisco. See filming locations from more than 55 productions—from blockbusters like ‘San Andreas’ to family favorites like ‘Mrs. Doubtfire’—on this movie sites tour from Fisherman’s Wharf. Watch clips on the tour bus as you pass by the real locations with an informative actor-turned-guide who shares stories about the city and cinema history.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$59.00
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US$59.00

Small Group Half Day Sonoma Wine Country TourDay Trips

Small Group Half Day Sonoma Wine Country Tour

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When it comes to wine country, Napa gets all the attention but it can get expensive and feel overcrowded at times. If time is of the essence then this half-day wine tour to Sonoma might be the perfect remedy. Travel by coach to some of Sonoma's top wineries, soaking in not just the tannins and fruit-forward flavors, but also the countryside views from your seat. The first tasting fee is included.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$90.00
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US$90.00
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LA Afternoon Tour With Hollywood Sign and Star HomesHalf-day Tours

LA Afternoon Tour With Hollywood Sign and Star Homes

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Take a star-studded sightseeing trip through Los Angeles during this afternoon excursion. Discover the rich history of downtown Los Angeles and unique cultural amenities like the Frank Gehry-designed Walt Disney Concert Hall. Rub shoulders with the stars during a visit to Hollywood, stopping by the TCL Chinese Theatre and the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Get stunning views of the city from Griffith Observatory, including a great view of the famous Hollywood sign. A guide and round-trip hotel transport are also covered.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$65.50
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US$65.50

Healdsburg Wine Tasting and Food Pairing Guided Walking TourWine Tastings

Healdsburg Wine Tasting and Food Pairing Guided Walking Tour

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Sample Sonoma’s best bottles and bites on this wine-and-food pairing walking tour through Healdsburg’s charming downtown. Join a small group of food lovers as you follow your foodie guide to bakeries, wine shops, and cafés, and taste local fare along with wines from distinctive cellars. Try creative dishes, artisan cheese, and charcuterie, learn about wine country's thriving culinary scene and hear the stories behind Sonoma’s family vineyards.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$119.00
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US$119.00
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VIP Tours Hollywood and its surroundingHalf-day Tours

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VIP Tours Hollywood and its surrounding

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This tour is VIP which means only your own group. You will ave the opportunity to discover the beautiful treasure of this city and learn about the history and culture of it.
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  • 3 hours 40 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$46.75
US$55.00
US$8.25 savings
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LA in A DayDay Trips

LA in A Day

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Get a sense for all that the City of Angels has to offer during this Los Angeles city tour by coach. Join a knowledgeable guide, who provides insightful narration during your ride, as you visit iconic attractions like the Hollywood Sign and Hollywood Walk of Fame, the Hollywood Bowl, the TCL Chinese Theatre, Rodeo Drive, La Brea Tar Pits, DTLA and Walt Disney Concert Hall. Have one hour for a shopping break at the city’s famous Grove shopping mall and Farmers Market. This Los Angeles sightseeing tour also includes morning and afternoon departure options.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$69.00
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US$69.00
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Napa Valley Wine Train with Gourmet LunchDining Experiences

Napa Valley Wine Train with Gourmet Lunch

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Roll through Northern California’s famous wine country on the renowned Napa Valley Wine Train. Pass charming towns like Rutherford and St. Helena, and soak up the scenery of rolling hills, vineyards, and estates through large picture windows on the trip. Explore the restored vintage train cars, and then take a seat for a gourmet lunch or dinner freshly prepared by the train’s acclaimed on-board restaurant.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$164.20
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US$164.20

Los Angeles By Night TourHalf-day Tours

Los Angeles By Night Tour

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See when Los Angeles really ‘comes out to shine’ during this after-dark sightseeing tour. Experience the neon-lit atmosphere of famous Tinseltown sights including the Walt Disney Concert Hall, Griffith Park Observatory, the Sunset Strip, Hollywood Walk of Fame, and much more.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$53.00
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US$53.00
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San Diego Shore Excursion: City and La Jolla Coast TourHalf-day Tours

San Diego Shore Excursion: City and La Jolla Coast Tour

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When you're in port in San Diego, see the sights of the city in a convenient way with this 4-hour shore excursion. Traveling by coach, you'll see Balboa Park, Old Town, the Embarcadero, Petco Park, and more. Stop for photo ops at select places, and visit La Jolla, the idyllic coastal suburb north of the city known for its sea caves.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$48.00
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US$48.00

San Francisco City Tour with Alcatraz - Includes Official Alcatraz TourAttraction Tickets

San Francisco City Tour with Alcatraz - Includes Official Alcatraz Tour

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Enjoy San Francisco’s main highlights without worrying about the logistics on this 2-for-1 tour. Start your day at one of the most notorious prisons, Alcatraz, and take a self-guided audio tour. Then enjoy a sightseeing tour of city neighborhoods including Chinatown, North Beach to see landmarks like the Golden Gate Bridge and the Painted Ladies.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$129.00
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US$129.00
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