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Hornblower Classic Cable Cars

Taylor and Jefferson Streets, Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, CA 94133
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Hornblower Cable Cars offers customers a unique and unforgettable transportation and leisure experience. Our fleet of 20 iconic Cable Cars are used year-round for some of the top events in San Francisco as well as private chartered events for our guests. The fleet has been operating for over 60 years and continues to be a top choice for transportation in San Francisco and the Bay Area. We operate public tours and private charters of San Francisco and the Surrounding Bay Area! Come check us out!
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Taylor and Jefferson Streets, Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, CA 94133
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our tour guide, Vickie, set the tone for a fun-filled, light-hearted tour around the city. She was so welcoming and had memorized everyone's name and where they were from within 5 seconds of meeting us! At one point we picked up new passengers that were...More

Thank NiecyD5
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We are travelling from The England to San Fransisco where my parents lived before I was born so they knew the sights we wanted to see and this tour was about 1.5 hours long and very informative, our tour guide; Vikki was wonderful and very...More

1  Thank James M
Reviewed 3 days ago

A wonderful trip...the Alcatraz audio tour is great..so informative! Touring around SF in the converted cable car was a lot of fun...our tour guide, Jeffrey was great! The lunch provided was very fresh and a nice surprise. Well worth the money for this tour!

1  Thank MonicaP1010
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Ray and Renata were great and kept is entertained from the beginning. I highly recommend this tour. It took you all over the city including the golden gate bridge.

1  Thank julia b
Reviewed 6 days ago

I got to tour with some co-workers and wasn't expecting a whole lot. It was wonderful to be in a cable car with air flowing through it, sitting facing all the sights. Jessica, our guide, was witty and gave relevant and interesting information about what...More

Thank Christine B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have done a couple of city tours with a couple of different companies and this was by far the best. Made more delightful by our very friendly and welcoming tour guide and driver David and Curt. The welcomed everyone to the bus and encouraged...More

Thank L6947DWrebeccaj
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best driver ever made everything so easy!! Also was super patient with us when we got lost or wanted to get on the mic or listen to music.

Thank Lai-Nin W
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I rode yesterday - it was a great way to learn about SF and to move about the city. Guides and drivers were helpful, professional, & upbeat.

Thank 714tracy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When we purchased tickets, we explained we had 2.5 hours before we needed to leave for the airport. Hide said no problem, it is 2 hrs, max of 2hr10mins. 2.5 hours later we were just about to drive over the Golden Gate Bridge (leaving San...More

Thank Lisa A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a private tour which included a trip to Alcatraz, lunch and a two hour tour around San Francisco. Our host Josh Eccles did a great job. He was very knowledgeable and his jokes were even good (LOL). Josh even took the time to...More

Thank Richard C
Fisherman’s Wharf
Packed with family-friendly entertainment, quality
hotels, and good food, there’s something for everyone
at Fisherman’s Wharf. From street performers and
historic cable cars to art galleries and museums, a
postcard-worthy photo is available on every corner.
Bring your appetite: seafood lovers will be rewarded
with Dungeness crab and sourdough bread bowls, while
Ghirardelli Square will satiate anyone’s sweet tooth
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Sandra and Jame... A
17 February 2017|
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Hi there, thanks for reaching out to us. Our Hop-on Hop-off City Tour (24 hours) is $45 for Adults and $30 for Children. (48 hours) $55 for Adults and $40 for Children. Our San Francisco Experience City Tour is $59 for... More