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Top 10 Tours of San Francisco

With so much to see in San Francisco, where do you start? let us give you a starting point with the top 10 tours in San Francisco.

  1. Alcatraz Island….

    is one of the most popular tours of San Francisco. People come from all over the world to get a chance to go to prison. The funny thing is vacationers will actually pay to go. I must say the walking tour through the prison is very informative and give you a very good perspective from both the guards and the prisoners that were actually there. It is a must see if this is your first visit to San Francisco.

  2.  Golden Gate Bridge and Sausalito….

    hop on hop off tour.This tour on a clear day is phenomenal.The views of the Golden Gate Bridge are unforgettable.Especially with a hop on and hop off tour.You are able to walk across the Golden Gate Bridge.Sausalito is also a very quaint and beautiful coastal town.Sausalito has some of the most amazing seafood in the bay area.Not a lot of bus companies will go into Sausalito so make sure you pick one that does.

  3. The Dinner Dance Cruise….

    is by far the most romantic cruises this city has to offer.You start by having a couple drinks while the cruise departs the dock.With this cruise, the food and drinks are includes in the price.The food is absolutely mouth watering and can change on a weekly basis.After you indulge, get ready to bust a move on the dance floor while looking of the city lights.This is the perfect dinner tour around the bay to celebrate birthday parties, anniversaries any celebration you can think of.

  4. Muir Woods….

    is also necessary see when visiting San Francisco. Muir Woods has some of the biggest Red Woods in the Country possibly the world.They also have trails for all levels of hikers to enjoy.However, brush up on your smoke signals since cell phone reception in Muir Woods is almost non-existent.Since you are on vacation this could be a good thing.

  5. San Francisco Bay Cruise….

    is a great way to see San Francisco from a postcard view.This is a 1-hour tour around the bay that departs from pier 41.It takes you around Alcatraz while giving a wealth of history behind the island.It will then go under the Golden Gate Bridge that is a must if this is your first trip to San Francisco.

  6. Academy of Sciences Night Life…

    is by far the best way to visit the museum.With the nightlife tickets, you get to walk through the museum with a few cocktails.There is also live music and a dance floor!The Moss Room located on the first floor of the Academy of Sciences is AMAZING! They also have a café that is fairly cheap and has a wide range of food.

  7. The Taste of San Francisco…

    is a great way to sample all the great foods that San Francisco has to offer. With this walking, tour your get to sample Italian, Chinese, Mexican, & seafood and the neighborhoods that inspire them. If you love food like I do then you have to schedule this tour. Just make sure the weather is in your favor.

  8. Golden Gate Sea Plane…

    has to be the best way to view San Francisco, Sausalito, Tiburon, and The Golden Gate Bridge. Not very many people know about this tour. Nevertheless, this tour has the best pictures available. This is a very personal tour of the bay area that is perfect for all ages. It is a 30-minute tour. So, do not worry about packing for this flight.

  9. Double Decker Downtown hop on hop…

    off tour is the best way to see the city of San Francisco. With 11 stops throughout the city to hop off at this is a great way to travel around the city and get all the pictures you can imagine. With this tour, you also get a live tour guide on all of the buses that have their own spin on the city. With a two-day pass, this is a no brainier.

  10. The Magic Bus…

    tour is the last one on the list but by far no the least. This tour will bring you back to the summer of love or live it for the first time. This great tour will get you singing all the feel good songs from the 60’s and beyond. You will also get to visit the conservatory of flowers that has some of the best gardens in the United States.

By Cory B.