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San Francisco Experience City Tour from Fisherman's Wharf

From US$75.00
  • Tour San Francisco in style in a retrofitted cable car 
  • See the city’s main attractions in just a few hours 
  • Walking tour at key destinations included 
  • Guided commentary provides insight into history and culture 
  • All the fun of traveling by cable car without the lines or limited routes
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A retrofitted and motorized cable car lets you explore San Francisco in classic style without the limited routes and long lines of the traditional cable cars. Get to all of the city’s major neighborhoods and attractions in just a few hours, stopping for closer looks at the Civic Center, Alamo Square, and Golden Gate Bridge. Guided commentary ensures an insightful trip, while blankets keep you comfortable throughout.
What to Expect
Meet your guide at Fisherman’s Wharf, and set off on a tour of San Francisco's attractions in a classic-style cable car. Listen to commentary from your guide as you ride through North Beach, Chinatown, and Nob Hill en route to your first top at the Civic Center. Take a brief walk to admire the Beaux-Arts architecture of San Francisco City Hall.
Continue to Alamo Square for a walking tour past the Painted Ladies, and then head through Golden Gate Park and its surrounding residential areas. Hop off upon arrival at the Golden Gate Bridge for a brief presentation about its history and design.
After a drive through the Presidio and Pacific Heights, your tour concludes at its original departure point.
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a great tour. It’s small, so you get to know your tour guide and driver and they were full of great tips for us. A very entertaining and complete tour of San Fran, was great to hear the backstory and details you would t...More

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HornblowerSupport, Manager at Hornblower Classic Cable Cars, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for sharing your experience, Wendy! We're honored your family decided to spend a day with us to celebrate your dad's 75th birthday. What better way to celebrate than taking in the beautiful sights of San Francisco! We appreciate your review - see you back...More

Reviewed 11 April 2019

Curt and Roger are fantastic, very knowledgeable. Would highly recommend this tour, Everyone on the tour was introduced to each other and the atmosphere was great for the whole trip.

Date of experience: March 2019
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HornblowerSupport, Manager at Hornblower Classic Cable Cars, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2019

We appreciate your kind words! Visit us again soon.

Reviewed 28 March 2019

Great tour with 3 stops. Wish we could have slowed down a bit more and seen more of the city areas, and there were no refreshments as listed in the description, but overall Curt was enthusiastic, Jessica was informative, and Joan did an excellent job...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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HornblowerSupport, Manager at Hornblower Classic Cable Cars, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2019

Thank you for your feedback! It was our pleasure taking you around the city. Hope to welcome you back on board soon!

Reviewed 28 March 2019

Our tour of San Francisco on the Hornblower Classic Cable Car beginning at Fisherman's Wharf was truly outstanding! Curt, Joan and Jessica made the experience both personal and memorable! Included were all the best sights in San Francisco including Golden Gate Park leading directly across...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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HornblowerSupport, Manager at Hornblower Classic Cable Cars, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2019

Aww, we are speechless! We appreciate that you took the time to write such a thoughtful review of your experience. There is so much to love about this beautiful city by the Bay! Our team enjoys sharing that love and knowledge during the tour. Thank...More

Reviewed 20 March 2019

When in San Fran it is a must to visit fishermans wharf especially by the cable car transport awesome

Date of experience: September 2018
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