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San Francisco Urban Hike: Castro and Twin Peaks

San Francisco Urban Hike: Castro and Twin Peaks

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Conquer San Francisco's urban jungle on this 3-hour urban hike. Trek your way up Tank Hill and Kite Hill, spots favored by locals for great city views, and stroll through hidden forests. Visit the Seward Street Slides to play like a local kid and take spectacular photos from the top of Twin Peaks. Between the forests, lush greenery and hidden pocket parks, you'll find it hard to believe you're in the midst of one of the country's busiest cities. Learn urban legends, history and culture from your local hiking guide.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$54.00
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$54.00
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Yosemite National Park and Giant Sequoias Day Trip from San Francisco

Yosemite National Park and Giant Sequoias Day Trip from San Francisco

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Discover the rugged beauty of the Sierra Nevada on this full-day trip to Yosemite National Park from San Francisco. Travel aboard a comfortable van through historic Gold Rush towns to reach the park, where you’ll be amazed by supersized natural wonders like Yosemite Falls and the granite cliffs of Half Dome and El Capitan. Take a hike among ancient sequoia trees, and enjoy several hours to explore the park’s wonders on your own.
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  • 14 to 15 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$189.00
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San Francisco Zoo General Admission

San Francisco Zoo General Admission

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Explore all the San Francisco Zoo has to offer at your own pace with this full-day admission ticket. Go to the Leanne B. Roberts African Savanna exhibit, and spot animals native to Africa such as giraffes, zebras, and kudus. Stop by Penguin Island to watch the adorable Magellanic penguins. Check out and learn about more than 250 species that call the zoo home. 
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$25.00
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$25.00
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2-Day Yosemite National Park Tour from San Francisco

2-Day Yosemite National Park Tour from San Francisco

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Immerse yourself in the majestic beauty of Yosemite National Park on this 2-day overnight adventure from San Francisco. Explore highlights of both Yosemite Valley and the Sierra Nevada high country, where you can hike among Giant Sequoias, photograph the spectacular views from Glacier Point, and swim or bike around the base of Yosemite Falls. Enjoy a mix of guided activities and free time to explore the famous park on your own, and stay overnight either in the heart of Yosemite Valley or at a nearby lodge.
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  • 2 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$429.00
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$429.00
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Alcatraz Tour plus Muir Woods and Sausalito Day Trip

Alcatraz Tour plus Muir Woods and Sausalito Day Trip

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Experience some of the Bay Area’s top attractions on this Alcatraz and Muir Woods tour that also includes a stop in Sausalito. At Muir Woods National Monument, stare in wonder at the coastal redwoods, some of the tallest trees on Earth. Soak up the charm of seaside Sausalito, and experience Alcatraz in one of two ways—admission to the prison, which includes the ferry ride to Alcatraz Island and the audio tour.
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  • 7 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$155.00
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$155.00
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Aquarium of the Bay General Admission Ticket

Aquarium of the Bay General Admission Ticket

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Gain admission to the Aquarium of the Bay in San Francisco, located at Pier 39 between Fisherman’s Wharf and the Alcatraz ferry landing. A general admission ticket provides direct access to all of the aquarium’s main exhibit areas, which house more than 20,000 sea creatures. Learn what is typically found in San Francisco Bay and the nearby Pacific, including sharks, river otters, and even octopuses. The aquarium features interactive exhibits, as well as walk-through glass tunnels where schools of anchovies and fluorescent jellyfish swim overhead and around you.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$29.25
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$29.25
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Small Group Yosemite and Giant Sequioas Day Trip from San Francisco

Small Group Yosemite and Giant Sequioas Day Trip from San Francisco

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Travel by minibus from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park on a small-group day trip to one of the most visually stunning places on earth—considered the crown jewel of America’s national parks. This full-day itinerary takes you through the orchards of the Central Valley to Yosemite Valley, stopping first for a stroll through a grove of giant sequoias. Find plenty of photo ops of Half Dome, El Capitan, and Yosemite Falls. Numbers are limited to 15 passengers to ensure a personalized experience with your knowledgeable guide.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$189.00
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$189.00
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Muir Woods Expedition Tour of Coastal Redwoods

Muir Woods Expedition Tour of Coastal Redwoods

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Experience the majesty of Northern California’s Coastal Redwood Sequoia trees at Muir Woods. This half-day tour takes visitors to some of the Bay Area’s most peaceful spots. Spend 1.5 hours beneath some of the tallest Redwood trees in the world, take a short hike, or just enjoy the views. Then stop for lunch in Sausalito and opt to take the scenic ferry ride back to the city, or be driven across the Golden Gate Bridge. Ideal for visitors looking to get out of the city and spend some relaxing time in the forest.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$85.00
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Monterey, Carmel and 17-Mile Drive - Full Day Tour from San Francisco

Monterey, Carmel and 17-Mile Drive - Full Day Tour from San Francisco

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Drive down one of the most scenic roads in California on this full-day tour from San Francisco. Cruise along the coast-hugging Highway 1, passing the mansions of Pebble Beach on the iconic 17-Mile Drive. Enjoy free time to explore Monterey, where you can stroll down Steinbeck’s Cannery Row or visit the famous Monterey Bay Aquarium. Browse the ritzy boutiques of Carmel-by-the-Sea and get a glimpse of Silicon Valley’s tech campuses on the return drive to San Francisco.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$85.00
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Muir Woods Tour of California Coastal Redwoods (Entrance fee included)

Muir Woods Tour of California Coastal Redwoods (Entrance fee included)

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Explore the famous groves of the Northern California redwoods on this tour of Muir Woods. Departing from Fisherman’s Wharf in San Francisco, a local guide drives you over the scenic Golden Gate Bridge and into the moist air of Muir Woods National Monument. Crane your neck to admire these 1,000-year-old trees standing 260 feet (80 meters) tall. Afterward, enjoy a drive through the charming town of Sausalito before heading back to the city.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$85.00
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Yosemite National Park - Full Day Tour from San Francisco

Yosemite National Park - Full Day Tour from San Francisco

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Visit Yosemite National Park on this day trip from San Francisco. Upon arrival in the state's most famous national park have, lunch (own expense) or skip straight to the park to begin exploring. Follow your guide bus tour of the area and discover the park's charms on your own during your visit. Pickup from select San Francisco hotels is included.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$169.00
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$169.00
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Muir Woods and Sausalito Tour

Muir Woods and Sausalito Tour

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Riding across the Golden Gate Bridge in a tour van leaves you free to take in the epic views instead of focusing on the driving. This tour takes you from downtown San Francisco to Muir Woods and Sausalito—two of Marin's top attractions—in a single day. You'll have free time to explore both sites, making this organized option a great choice for independent travelers.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$89.00
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4 Day Sierra Nevada Tour of Yosemite and Tahoe from San Francisco

4 Day Sierra Nevada Tour of Yosemite and Tahoe from San Francisco

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Experience the grandeur of Yosemite National Park and the Sierra Nevada mountain range including Tahoe and Mammoth Lakes. This 4-day excursion, departing from San Francisco, takes you into the rugged Ansel Adams Wilderness and introduces other landmarks including Yosemite’s giant sequoias, Devil’s Postpile National Monument and the ghost town of Bodie State Historic Park. You’ll discover an outdoor playground filled with pristine lakes and sweeping vistas, with the option to kayak, stand-up paddleboard or bike around Lake Tahoe. Overnight hotel or camping  accommodation is included on this small-group tour by minibus.
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  • 4 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$779.00
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Shore Excursion: Coastal Redwoods of Muir Woods National Monument Half-Day Tour

Shore Excursion: Coastal Redwoods of Muir Woods National Monument Half-Day Tour

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On most shore excursions you're relegated to cityscapes in ports of call. However this half-day tour of the Muir Woods National Monument will get you out of the urban jungle and into some of northern California's most-famous redwood country. Pass over the majestic Golden Gate Bridge with dramatic views of the Marin headlands, and eventually drop down into Muir Woods to wander the loamy soil beneath centuries-old coastal redwoods. Choose from tours at several different start times, and bring comfortable walking shoes.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.00
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$90.00

Small-Group Yosemite Day Tour from San Francisco

Small-Group Yosemite Day Tour from San Francisco

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Known for its steep granite cliffs, waterfalls, towering sequoia groves, and diversity of wildlife, Yosemite National Park is something you don’t want to miss. On this small group day trip, you can leave the logistics to a tour guide so all you have to do is enjoy the great outdoors. You have both guided sightseeing and free time, ensuring you see the UNESCO World Heritage Site’s major attractions, like Half Dome, Yosemite Falls, and Yosemite Valley, with the chance to explore more of the park however you wish.
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  • 15 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$169.00
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Amazing Muir Woods and Sausalito Tour

Amazing Muir Woods and Sausalito Tour

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This Tour will take you across the Golden Gate Bridge and stop at the north Vista Point for pictures, walk during 1h30min among old growth coast redwoods of the famous Muir Woods National Monument Park (entree fee $15 not included for and free for 15 and under. As well free up to 4 people if you have the National Park pass). Then we will stop for an hour and admire the beautiful seaside Mediterranean style City of Sausalito you you. The transportation will be in a luxury brand New Mercedes Sprinter Van with only 11 passenger total. The toll and parking fees is included. You will have a particular attention from your tour guide during all your trip.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$79.00
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$79.00
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2-Day Yosemite National Park Winter Tour from San Francisco

2-Day Yosemite National Park Winter Tour from San Francisco

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Discover the wild beauty of Yosemite National Park during wintertime, when crowds are fewer and the majestic natural attractions are blanketed in snow and ice. On this 2-day trip from San Francisco, take a guided coach tour of Yosemite Valley and enjoy free time to explore the wintry wonderland. Hike or snowshoe through giant sequoia groves, ice skate near the base of Half Dome and admire the snow-capped Sierra Nevada scenery. Warm up by a fire in Curry Village, and tuck into the cozy Yosemite Lodge by the Falls on one of the Yosemite Half Dome Village Heated Tent Cabins for the night.
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  • 2 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$559.00
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Small Group Redwoods, California Coast & Sausalito Day Trip from San Francisco

Small Group Redwoods, California Coast & Sausalito Day Trip from San Francisco

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Escape the city and explore San Francisco’s North Bay, on this guided tour. See massive redwood trees that are over 1,400 years old in a magical redwood forest. Cruise up the coast for a walk on Stinson beach and lunch in the town of Stinson. Enjoy views of the city from the Marin Headlands before stopping in Sausalito where you have the option to take the ferry back.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$119.00
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Alcatraz with Muir Woods and Sausalito Tour

Alcatraz with Muir Woods and Sausalito Tour

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Combine three of the Bay Area's top attractions—Alcatraz Island, Muir Woods, and Sausalito—in a single tour from San Francisco. Enjoy comfortable transportation in a luxury tour van, which includes a trip across the Golden Gate Bridge, allowing you to focus on the scenery instead of driving and directions. Your Alcatraz admission includes the ferry ride and the audio tour, and independent travelers will love the free time to explore both Muir Woods and Sausalito.
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  • 7 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$159.00
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Muir Woods and Sausalito Half Day Tour (Optional Sausalito Ferry Ticket)

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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$73.00
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Yosemite National Park & Giant Sequoias 2-Day Semi-guided Tour (no accom)

Yosemite National Park & Giant Sequoias 2-Day Semi-guided Tour (no accom)

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Maximize your experience to the wild, natural beauty of Yosemite National Park with an overnight stay in the park. This is the only Yosemite Valley tour from San Francisco where you will experience the solitude of the Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias, the largest living things on the Earth. After getting your bearings on a guided tour to Yosemite, you’ll enjoy plenty of free time during your two days and a night to hike, bike and explore at your own pace. Capture incredible photos of Yosemite, Nevada and Bridalveil falls, then move on to the granite monuments of El Capitan, Half Dome and more. Guaranteed departures 365 days a year. Arrange your hotel separately, accomodations are NOT included in the tour.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$218.00
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Small Group Half Day Muir Woods and Sausalito Morning Tour

Small Group Half Day Muir Woods and Sausalito Morning Tour

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Take in two of the San Francisco Bay Area’s top destinations, Muir Woods and Sausalito, on a 4-hour morning tour from downtown San Francisco. Drive through the Presidio and across the Golden Gate Bridge to Muir Woods National Monument where you have some time to walk among towering old growth redwood trees. Next, head to Sausalito for a stroll along the picturesque waterfront, which is full of great boutiques, cafes and restaurants. You can opt to remain on your own in Sausalito or return on the coach.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.00
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$69.00
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Monterey & Carmel Explorer

Monterey & Carmel Explorer

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Explore Monterey, Carmel, and the Pacific Coast Highway without the hassle of renting a car during this full-day tour from San Francisco. Wind down the coast through Pebble Beach, Pacific Grove, 17-Mile Drive, and Carmel-by-the-Sea. Pickup and drop-off at downtown San Francisco hotels included. This small-group tour is limited to 15 passengers.
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  • 11 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$105.00
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$105.00
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San Francisco Bay Adventure Boat Sightseeing

San Francisco Bay Adventure Boat Sightseeing

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See San Francisco’s top attractions from the water on this 1.5-hour tour by rigid inflatable boat. Your guide will provide gear to keep you dry and warm as you take off from Pier 39. Pass the infamous prison of Alcatraz, Coit Tower, the Presidio and glide under the Golden Gate Bridge while your captain provides insightful narration. Numbers are limited to 12 people to keep this small-group tour as intimate as possible.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$99.00
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What people are saying about Nature and Wildlife in San Francisco

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San Francisco Urban Hike: Castro and Twin Peaks
"Had a fantastic tour with Val , he was very Knowledgeable and friendly guy. We would highly recommended this tour ."..."
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Yosemite National Park and Giant Sequoias Day Trip from San Francisco
"Roman, our tour guide, was very witty and knowledgeable. We had an excellent time on this trip and very happy to be able to see and do so much!"..."
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San Francisco Zoo General Admission
"The process of getting tickets was easy and keeps had a great time. Will use Vitor again in the future."..."
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2-Day Yosemite National Park Tour from San Francisco
"Title says it all. Except we never saw any bears đŸ»- they were all at the Folsom St fair I believe? Jill our guide took us on some amazing hikes !"..."
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Alcatraz Tour plus Muir Woods and Sausalito Day Trip
"We had a great time with the tour guide and during our visit to Muir Woods and Sausalito. We were not too impressed with Alcatraz since most of the facilities were closed"..."
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Aquarium of the Bay General Admission Ticket
"The tunnel of sharks and fish. Hands down the coolest and most mesmerizing part of the experience. The jelly fish area was also really cool."..."
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Small Group Yosemite and Giant Sequioas Day Trip from San Francisco
"Great trip Long day but worth it. Our tour guide had actually lived in the park and knew it inside out. Climbers on El Capatan were unbelievable."..."
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Muir Woods Expedition Tour of Coastal Redwoods
"great tour guide and great tour. Had great recommendations for lunch and gave us enough time to eat."..."
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Monterey, Carmel and 17-Mile Drive - Full Day Tour from San Francisco
"What a fantastic sightseeing day tour! Thomas was our guide and not only is he a wealth of knowledge, it is obvious that he loves his job and wants tourists to have an unforgettable experience! Thank you Thomas. This trip was the highlight of my journey to San Francisco and area."..."
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Muir Woods Tour of California Coastal Redwoods (Entrance fee included)
"The trip was very fun safe they took all necessary precautions our driver was very energetic and informative about the city of San Francisco and the history would definitely recommend this trip to our friends and family!!!"..."
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Yosemite National Park - Full Day Tour from San Francisco
"Taking a tour in this environment can be tricky. However, our tour guide, Trish, made everything smooth. She is knowledgeable, informative, helpful, and, in quirky way, very funny. Thanks Trish."..."
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Muir Woods and Sausalito Tour
"Guide pleasant and knowledgeable; Muir woods a lovely and peaceful walk, though an hour was tight; Sausalito pretty, needed more than an hour to be able to both eat and walk around"..."
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4 Day Sierra Nevada Tour of Yosemite and Tahoe from San Francisco
"Great trip, even though our itinerary needed to be altered because of snow on Tioga Pass. May was a beautiful time to visit."..."
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Shore Excursion: Coastal Redwoods of Muir Woods National Monument Half-Day Tour
"Our driver/guide Joe provided an incredible trove of information and tips for visitors to San Francisco, en route to Muir Woods. His preview to our individual exploration to this landscape treasure enhanced our hour and half experience beyond measure. Bravo to Joe to adding so much fun to our visit!"..."
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Small-Group Yosemite Day Tour from San Francisco
"Our guide had lots of interesting facts about the park and went out of his way to ensure the safety of the group. Great trip. Would recommend."..."
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Amazing Muir Woods and Sausalito Tour
"To breath fresh air and walk with my 2 grandkids and see what mother nature offer us was amazing. The tour guide was informative and excellent driver in the curves of the road. Seen 🩌 roaming around was a plus ."..."
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2-Day Yosemite National Park Winter Tour from San Francisco
"Fantastic Tour, Drivers were great both went out of their way to show us the majestic Yosemite Park. Worth staying over night if you have the time"..."
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Small Group Redwoods, California Coast & Sausalito Day Trip from San Francisco
"Phil was a wonderful guide. His company is the role model for 5 star service with a uplifting spirit. He is very knowledgeable and knows his facts about the area. Adjusted our day to fit the needs of the weather and didnt skip a beat on the agenda. Perfect day!!!"..."
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Alcatraz with Muir Woods and Sausalito Tour
"Tour host was great and very informative. He had history and tidbits of information for everything we passed during the tour."..."
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Muir Woods and Sausalito Half Day Tour (Optional Sausalito Ferry Ticket)
"Excellent experience if your looking to fit a quick and convenient tour. In 4 hours we took in some pretty great sightseeing. Bus is comfortable, staff friendly and helpful."..."
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Yosemite National Park & Giant Sequoias 2-Day Semi-guided Tour (no accom)
"Excellent drivers on both ways to Yosemite valley and back to SFO. They drove us safely and explained in detail the history of Yosemite valley"..."
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Small Group Half Day Muir Woods and Sausalito Morning Tour
"Muir woods will be your favorite part of Cali. by far. Breathtaking views and fresh air in a serene part of nature."..."
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Monterey & Carmel Explorer
"The tour was fabulous! Lots to see and do. Beautiful scenery! Great places to eat and would encourage others to do this tour"..."
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San Francisco Bay Adventure Boat Sightseeing
"Brian was very knowledgeable and friendly. We went to Golden Gate Bridge to Bay Bridge. Would highly recommend this tour!"..."

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