Sand Castles: The Remarkable Story of the San Francisco Embarcadero

11 Ratings
  • Audio Guide
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Private Tour
  • E-Ticket

Take in San Francisco's historic waterfront with a tale of its creation, and looming demise with this walking tour along the Embarcadero. • Find out how rising seas and increasing storm surges are predicted to flood streets, and the infrastructure above and below, and what the future might look like • Hear from producer Claire Schoen who creates award-winning stories in sound for radio and podcasts • Do it all in 90 minutes or linger at stops along the way with complete control over when you start and finish • Get unlimited use before your booking date and after it • Use the virtual tour option at home Once you’ve booked, you’ll receive a ticket with instructions and a unique code listed under “Before You Go”. Then simply install the VoiceMap app and enter your code. The app displays directions to the starting point, and when you’re in the right place, just pop in your headphones and tap start. VoiceMap has automatic GPS playback, with turn-by-turn directions. It also works offline.

Itinerary Details

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The tour takes place on San Francisco's Embarcadero.

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The tour starts opposite Cupid's Span on the Embarcadero.

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The tour passes by the New Ferry Plaza.

Pass By: Ferry Building Marketplace

The tour passes through the Ferry Building Marketplace.

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The tour goes onto Pier 1 before rejoining the Embarcadero.

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The tour goes onto Pier 7 before rejoining the Embarcadero.

Pass By: Exploratorium

The tour goes around the outside of the Exploratorium.
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