Private San Francisco Highlights Tour

The best of SF in one perfect day

  • When Starts anytime
  • Duration 5 hours (+2 hours with upgrade option)

Starts at $179 per adult

  • Local experts
    Personal stories and insider travel tips
  • Top-rated
    Thousands of reviews averaging 4.9 stars
  • Worry-free booking
    Flexible scheduling and refunds

Starts at $179

Starts at $179 per adult

  • Local experts
    Personal stories and insider travel tips
  • Top-rated
    Thousands of reviews averaging 4.9 stars
  • Worry-free booking
    Flexible scheduling and refunds


  • Ride in style as you see the best of SF, from beautiful murals to stunning skylines.
  • Get to know cool neighborhoods like Castro, Mission, Haight-Ashbury, Alamo Square, North Beach, and Fisherman’s Wharf.
  • Learn about Union Square and our famous cable cars!
  • Discover Chinatown, Nob Hill, the Tenderloin, and City Hall.
  • Fill up on local cuisine during an hour lunch break along the Divisadero Corridor.
  • Cruise through Billionaires Row and Pacific Heights for gorgeous homes and bay views.
  • Explore SF’s Spanish and military heritage at the 1,500-acre Presidio while admiring the Golden Gate Bridge.
  • Optional upgrade: See the famous redwoods at Muir Woods, and a quaint houseboat community in Sausalito.


  • Union Square

    A popular shopping district

  • Chinatown

    The first in the country

  • Nob Hill

    Famous railroad and oil tycoons homes turned hotels

  • Tenderloin

    With a gritty past but embracing change

  • Civic Center

    Plus a stop by SF’s Beaux-Arts City Hall

  • Mission District

    Home to a thriving Latino community

  • Castro

    SF’s colorful and artsy LGBTQ+ community

  • Twin Peaks

    Hills with beautiful city views

  • Haight-Ashbury

    Your go-to spot for hippies and music

  • Golden Gate Park

    For a brief stop among the greenery

  • Alamo Square

    Of Painted Ladies fame, seen in the “Full House” opening

  • Pacific Heights and Billionaires Row

    Where the uber-wealthy live

  • The Presidio

    A 1,500-acre park on a former military post with views of the Golden Gate Bridge.

  • Golden Gate Bridge

    Up-close views of the most photographed bridge in the world

  • Optional upgrade: Muir Woods and Sausalito

    A trip across the bridge for redwoods and houseboats

  • The Palace of Fine Arts

    A European pavilion created for the 1915 International Exposition

  • Russian Hill and Lombard Street

    Known as the crookedest street in the world

  • Fisherman’s Wharf

    For Ghirardelli chocolate, Gold Rush history, and sea lions on Pier 39

  • North Beach

    Also known as Little Italy

  • Financial District

    A finance and tech hub summed up with the futuristic skyscraper, the Transamerica Pyramid

Plan your trip


This tour is accessible for strollers and wheelchairs with advance notice.

Tour ending point

We’ll drop you off at your hotel.

Refund policy

We offer a 100% refund up to 48 hours before the start time.


How much walking is there?

Very little. Most of the day will be spent in the car with a few walking segments to stretch your legs and explore the city up-close.

What is the rescheduling policy?

We understand plans change. We offer a 100% refund or the option to reschedule up to 48 hours prior to your tour start time. Within 48 hours of your tour, we would have incurred hard costs and therefore cannot allow rescheduling or cancellation without costs.

When should I get there?

Plan to be ready a few minutes early. Your tour starts promptly, and you may not be able to get the full time if you arrive late.

What if it rains?

Our tours run rain or shine. If there’s extreme weather and we have to cancel, you’ll get a full refund.

Are gratuities included?

Tips aren’t expected but are always appreciated by our guides. If you think your guide did an outstanding job, a tip is a great way to show that.

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