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The Great Pacific Tour Co.

518 Octavia St, San Francisco, CA 94102-4314
+1 415-626-4499
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Small-Group Napa and Sonoma Wine Country Tour with Lunch
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Since 1978, Great Pacific has been a special tour company. Founded on the belief that a vacation should be relaxing and special, Great Pacific has always provided affordable elegance and excellence. We have always used mini vans, specifically customized for touring. Our guides have always gone the extra mile to make your trip as interesting and pleasant as possible. That's why people often come back again and again to take our tours - a perfect way to discover the San Francisco Bay Area. So, next time you are coming to see San Francisco, give Andy, Tom, Joel, or any one of the other folks at GPT a call, and let us show you this wonderful place we call home.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“wine country” (28 reviews)
“small group” (25 reviews)
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518 Octavia St, San Francisco, CA 94102-4314
Hayes Valley
518 Octavia St, San Francisco, CA 94102-4314
+1 415-626-4499

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the Muir Woods/Sausalito tour 1/2/2018 and had an excellent time! Tour guide Misha had lots of information and side tidbits as we traveled around. Wonderful ice cream in Sausalito and gave us some great tips on places to go in San Francisco -...More

Thank davebos2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was an amazing day. Misha was our tour guide who was fabulous, funny and knowledge. Told us lots about San Francisco history and a bit of a site seeing tour on the way out of the city. Vineyards were great, lots of wine, Sonoma...More

Thank Hayley S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I would recommend this to anyone who is visiting San Francisco and is interested in doing a day trip to Sonoma and Napa. Our guide, Doug, was extremely knowledgeable and very accommodating. We visited 3 wineries that also had knowledgeable and friendly...More

Thank DavidandRachael
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

This tour is great for who wants to have a simple wine appreciation experience with great value. The tour guide (Doug) is very informative and will keep you entertained throughout the whole trip. He will tell you lots of stories and give you many tips....More

Thank Taboaco
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Had the pleasure of going on the City Tour. Picked up at the specified time in a small luxury bus. Our tour guide was very friendly and was very passionate about San Francisco. Recomend this tour for anyone who has not visited before! Visited some...More

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We arrived in San Francisco after a 10 day cruise and multiple hop on hop off tours. This personal tour for nearly the same price was incredible! Our guide Malcolm was very knowledgeable and informative about everything from how to save money during our visit...More

Thank KeezySMU
Reviewed 2 October 2017

As a Bay area local, I don't take guided tours of San Francisco. Relatives visiting sometimes make that necessary. I chose Great Pacific Tours as I know they do do wonderful tours in Wine Country, so I thought I would try them out. Didn't want...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Easy to book, on time with pick up, reasonably comfortable van (max 13 + driver) and reasonable pace. Like most, we did Cline first, followed by Homewood and lunch in the square at The Plaza Bistro (all in Sonoma). Cline was our highlight of the...More

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 26 September 2017

This tour is fantastic! We had Peter as our tour guide, and he offered good information about the area, was knowledgeable, friendly, and professional. We loved everything about this tour. The van was luxurious and comfortable. It was nice being a part of an intimate...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Went on two tours with GPT because they give senior citizen discounts, allowed me to use my National Park Pass, so the trip was $10.00 less, and I like the smaller group size. The tours were longer, more in-depth and they visited sites the Big...More

Thank Deedles807
Hayes Valley
Chock full of designer boutiques, art galleries, funky
shoe stores, and great restaurants, it’s hard to
imagine Hayes Valley once languished in the shadow of
a major freeway. Its removal allowed for the creation
of an attractive boulevard on Octavia Street with a
community park at its center and dozens of trendy
businesses to satisfy visitors looking for a stylish
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4 March 2017|
Response from Doug S | Reviewed this property |
Great Pacific should be able to tell you where we dined in Carmel, a very nice covered outdoor patio with a variety of options, salads sandwiches, and entries all good. If you get name of restaurant, menu will be on line or... More
23 January 2015|
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Response from GreatPacificTours | Property representative |
We ONLY use luxury minivans (13-passenger customized vehicles) so there will be no extra charge. As to our lunches - yes there are options available; on our WINE TOUR there are five or six meal choices and so something for... More