Full-Day San Francisco Tour by Cable Car & Foot

14 Ratings
  • Live Guide
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Day Trip
  • Group Tour
  • E-Ticket
  • 8 hr

Our SF in a Day tour will take you places that no other San Francisco tour does, traversing the city by cable-car, rail & bus to visit enchanted gardens, secret stairs & glorious rooftop vistas, creating an unforgettable experience. You’ll avoid crowds at the tourist hot-spots, while experiencing the culture of SF & learning its history. We’ll start your tour near the Embarcadero & take the cable-car up to Nob Hill. From there we go to City Hall (or Cable Car Museum) &, after going inside, we can grab a coffee in Hayes Valley. After that we head to the Castro, then walk through Dolores Park. We finish the morning part of the tour in the Haight, it's a great place to get some lunch. After that we take you to see an icon of San Francisco, the Painted Ladies. That's followed by a walk down another SF icon, Lombard Street. We finish the tour with a walk through North Beach & Chinatown. By then you’ll have had a fantastic experience of SF & made some beautiful memories to take home.

Itinerary Details

Operated by: Real San Francisco Tours

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: The Embarcadero

Your guide will help you orient yourselves, by telling you the history and background of the Ferry Building and downtown San Francisco.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Nob Hill

Take the cable car up steep Nob Hill to see the grand mansions of the San Francisco's first millionaires.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: San Francisco City Hall

Go inside our beautiful City Hall and learn about the important events which took place there.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Hayes Valley

See this picturesque new area, near the San Francisco Civic Center, with it's collection of great street art and small coffee shops.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: The Castro

Experience this historic neighborhood, hugely important in the LGBTQ movement, of which San Francisco is a world-wide symbol.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Haight-Ashbury

This is where the hippie, anti-Vietnam War, movement really started in the 1960's. The neighborhood still maintains much of that same aesthetic (as well as being a great place to have lunch).

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Painted Ladies

An icon of San Francisco. What trip here would be complete without seeing these beautiful, Victorian houses, with their amazing views of SF?

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Lombard Street

One of our most famous landmarks, we walk down the steep, curved street - and you'll get some great photos for Instagram.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: North Beach

Walk through this historical neighborhood, San Francisco's very own Little Italy.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Chinatown

We finish your tour in San Francisco's famous Chinatown, with a visit to a back street fortune cookie maker. What better way to end your amazing day in SF.

Duration: 20 minutes
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