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GoCar Tour of Downtown San Francisco

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Key facts

Where: San Francisco , U.S.A. Duration: as per option

Highlights

  • Plan your own San Francisco sightseeing – The GPS will suggest an itinerary based on your chosen duration and what you want to see
  • Zip around San Francisco in a Go-Car which allows to drive along the smaller roads not accessible by tour buses

Overview

If you wish to experience the San Francisco most visitors never see, fold up your map, put away the guidebook and jump into a GoCar! Zip around the city while this little yellow car takes you on a GPS-guided tour of San Francisco. Your clever talking car navigates and shows you the way, taking you to places that are not accessible by a tour bus. To top it all, this exciting riding excursion takes place at your pace.

Explore the city's older neighborhood’s such as North Beach, Chinatown, Union Square and the financial district. See the memorable sights such as The Ferry Building and the Bay Bridge.

Stop along the way to click some wonderful pictures, take detours, grab a coffee or simply soak up the vibrant aura. Or blaze your own trail and explore the city streets, neighborhoods and parks on your own.

Itinerary

The tour starts from Fisherman’s Wharf East on 431 Beach Street or Union Square on Mason Street of San Francisco. You will be provided with your GoCar for an exciting ride around this beautiful city. Before starting the tour, an English-speaking guide will orient you on how to drive a GoCar. The driver must be 18 years of age and should carry along a valid driving license and credit card.

GoCar is a little 3-wheeler yellow car that takes you on a GPS-guided tour of San Francisco. Your clever talking car (in English) navigates and shows you the way. A vehicle holds a maximum of 2 people. Your GoCar is controlled with a motorcycle-style handle, throttle, and hand brakes. The car seats two and has a lockable trunk for your things. Their small size makes parking a breeze.

As you enjoy the drive, it takes you to the best of sites and shares interesting stories that bring the city to life. You can stop for photos, take detours, grab a coffee or break for lunch. You can visit the Fisherman's Wharf, the Cannery, Ghirardelli Square, Fort Mason, The Marina District, Crissy Fields, Fort Point, The Presidio, Golden Gate Bridge, Baker Beach, sea cliff, Legion of Honor, Lands End, U.S.S. San Francisco War Memorial, Cliff House, Sutro Baths, Ocean Beach, Golden Gate Park, Lincoln Park Golf Course, Conservatory of Flowers, Japanese Tea Gardens, Haight Ashbury District, Inspiration Point, Palace of Fine Arts, Chestnut & Union Shopping Districts and Lombard Street among others.

After soaking up the vibrancy of San Francisco, return to the starting point of the tour.

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

as per option

Start time

You can collect your Go Car tour:
From Fisherman's Wharf East: Between 09:00am - Dusk
From Union Square: Between 09:00am - 6:00pm
Duration: 1, 2, 3, 4 hours or Full day (depends upon option selected)

Meeting point

You can collect your Go Car from:
Fisherman's Wharf East, 431 Beach Street, San Francisco, CA 94133. (at Taylor St.) Hours: 09:00am to Dusk.
Union Square, 321 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94102. (at the corner of Mason Street and O'Farrell Street) Hours: 09:00am to 6:00pm.
Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.

Ending point

The tour returns to the original starting point

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Inclusions

  • GoCar rental
  • Helmet
  • GPS guided car tour in English
  • Full tank of gas providing a 60-mile range
  • Orientation on how to drive a GoCar
  • Warm clothing

Exclusions

  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Parking fee

Please note

Please call the local activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details.

Prior to the commencement of the GoCar tour, a security deposit of approx $ 400 for the vehicle will be pre-authorized on your Visa or MasterCard account in the form of a credit card slip. This is a routine exercise, and no charges will be made to your credit card if the vehicle is returned without any damages.

An imprint of the renter’s credit card along with a completed and signed rental agreement and liability waiver are required prior to the release of the vehicle.

The driver must be 18 years of age and should produce his/her valid driving license.

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Additional info

  • A vehicle holds a maximum of 2 people including driver. Your GoCar is controlled with a motorcycle-style handle, throttle, and hand brakes. This 3-wheeled car seats two and has a lockable trunk for your things. Their small size makes parking a breeze.
  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
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Cancellation policy

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