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San Francisco is undeniably one of the world’s great cities.  This popular northern California destination has so much going for it  from the sparkling waters and the famous Golden Gate Bridge to a ride on a world famous cable car or a tour of Alcatraz.
 
Around the bay lies the tech-savvy area known as Silicon Valley.  Explore the plethora of fascinating sites where the brilliant minds at Google, Facebook, and Apple and more create their latest world changer.

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Our Expert Local Guides

Our Head Guide Mariano has been working in in the San Francisco area for 8 years and is extremely knowledgeable of all the popular sites including tailoring day excursions to the site of Silicon Valley.  As well as having a degree Hospitality and Tourism from San Diego University, Mariano prides himself on his exceptional tours and feedback he receives from groups.  Mariano or a member of his team is available for half day and full d read more ...

Silicon Valley Guided Day Excursions

With our experienced local guide Mariano enjoy a fascinating tour of this world renowned hub of technology, learning the short yet substantial history of this area of high-tech innovation and development.  There is so much to see, so you can tailor your day excursions with Mariano to suit you. The term "Silicon Valley" eventually came to refer to all high tech businesses in the area, following the earlier number of read more ...

Stanford University Tour

The link between Stanford, its graduates and the formation & continued growth of Silicon Valley is well known. Stanford is the academic home of Nobel laureates, Pulitzer Prize winners, and 3 recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom.  Spend an hour with a student guide exploring the highlights of Stanford’s beautiful campus taking in this world-class campus.    Campus Walking Tours for groups run on m read more ...

NASA Ames Visitor Centre

NASA Ames Research Center, in Silicon Valley is one of ten NASA field centers. For more than 76 years, Ames has led NASA in conducting world-class research and development in aeronautics, exploration technology and science aligned with the center's core capabilities. Make a stop  and learn what they're doing at this amazing NASA facility. The NASA Ames Visitor Center is a self-guided tour and an average stay is about one hour.&nbs read more ...

San Francisco Coach Tour

Together with your expert city guide, see all the great San Francisco attractions from the comfort your coach.  The sights include the Golden Gate Bridge, Chinatown and Pier 39, twin peaks and the remarkable San Francisco Bay, where you’ll witness spectacular views from Vista Point.  

San Francisco Guided Walking Tour

Take a guided tour of this city to see the major sites of one of the most beautiful cities in the world. There are so many exciting areas to exlore that every tour can be different based on what you’d most like to see. Popular sites are Golden Gate Park, the Golden Gate Bridge, the island of Alcatraz, Twin Peaks, China Town and don’t forget to take a cable-car ride over Nob Hill.  

Alcatraz Cruise & Audio Tour

Step back in time and experience the legendary island that has been a civil war fort, a military prison and one of the most notorious federal penitentiaries in US history. This memorable tour includes a 45 minute audio presentation "Doing Time: The Alcatraz Cellhouse Tour," featuring actual correctional officers and prisoners who lived and worked on the Island;    And you are also free to explore the island and the read more ...

San Francisco Cable-Car Ride

First operated in 1873 these iconic cable cars are a historic symbol offering transportation up the steep hills of San Francisco. From Union Square to the crest of Nob Hill, cable cars offer a thrilling way explore the city.  A ride on a cable car is surely a ‘must do’ on a visit to San Francisco.  

The California Academy of Sciences

The California Academy of Sciences is a renowned scientific and educational institution dedicated to exploring, explaining, and sustaining life on Earth. Based in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park, it is home to a world-class aquarium, planetarium, and natural history museum—all under one living roof.  This is an excellent day out.    

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