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San Francisco Classic Cable Car Tour: 4 Walking Tours, Guide

  • When does it run?
    Daily
  • Start time
    9am and 1pm
  • Duration
    3 hours
Inclusions
Guided tour of San Francisco aboard a motorized cable car 4 guided walking tours Live guide Refreshments Blankets
Guests
  • Adult (16+)
  • Child (5-15)
  • Infant (0-4)

Key Highlights

  • Tour San Francisco on a motorized cable car and enjoy walking tours at 4 handpicked locations on the way
  • Enjoy the services of a separate driver and guide, for exclusive attention during the walking tours
  • Get utmost comfort onboard with complimentary blankets and beverages
  • Ride through the most beautiful parts of the city including Ghirardelli Square and the affluent neighborhood of Pacific Heights
  • Explore the Civic Center and City Hall on foot and witness its splendid Beaux Arts architecture
  • Survey the high-end vintage clothing stores, boutiques and eateries at the Haight and Ashbury district
  • Take a stroll around the Alamo Square Park and check out the world famous ‘Painted Ladies’ up close
  • Marvel at the art deco architecture of The Golden Gate Bridge, built across the San Francisco Bay

Overview

If you’re looking forward to exploring San Francisco extensively, while also experiencing it from the perspective of a local, go for this Experience City Tour, that includes a cable car ride around the city and four guided walking tours! Choose either the morning or the afternoon tour timings, according to your comfort. Enjoy the company of an expert guide who provides insightful and interesting narrations on San Francisco and its many landmarks on the bus and during the walking tours.Hop on board the motorized cable car in the heart of Fisherman’s Wharf. Keep yourself warm and comfortable with complimentary blankets and refreshments during the course of this tour. The walking tours include: Civic Center/ City Hall Walking Tour: Reach your first stop at Civic Center/City Hall and embark on your foremost walking tour of this Beaux-Arts monument, significant for being the heart of the historic City Beautiful movement. Alamo Square Park Walking Tour: Follow your expert guide to get back on the cable car to continue the ride by the Lower Haight district leading to your second stop of walking tour at Alamo Square Park. Keep your cameras ready as you get to witness closely the most famous and beautiful row of Victorian houses in the city called the Painted Ladies.  Haight and Ashbury District Tour: Once you re-board the cable car again, you will be led through Fell Street on the way to the third stop - Haight and Ashbury district. Discover a mesmerizing world full of elite vintage clothing stores, exclusive boutiques, second-hand stores, and exclusive restaurants and bars. Feel the bohemian vibe of this location, famous for being the center of the 1960’s hippie movement.  The Golden Gate Bridge Tour: Enjoy another fun ride through Golden Gate Park, The Richmond district, Sea Cliff and down the coastline on the cable car before reaching your final stop for the day – The Golden Gate Bridge. Engineered to perfection, this marvel was built across the San Francisco Bay during the depression in 1937. Learn interesting details about its art deco structure from your guide while you stand on the famous Suspension Bridge.Enjoy plenty of photo opportunities on your way back, as you pass through Ghirardelli Square, home of the namesake chocolates, and the affluent neighbourhood of Pacific Heights, where the mega movie ‘Mrs. Doubtfire’ was partly filmed.About the Supplier: Hornblower Classic Cable Cars are the original cable car tour and charter operator in San Francisco. Some of their cars are originals dating back to the late 1800s and early 1900s. 

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    3 hours

  • Start time

    9am and 1pm

  • Meeting Point

    Make your way to the Ticketing Center at Fisherman’s Wharf at 2766 Taylor Street, San Francisco, CA 94133

    So there’s no last-minute rush please arrive at the start point 30 mins early. 

  • Ending Point

    Same as the start point

Inclusions & Exclusions

Guided tour of San Francisco aboard a motorized cable car 4 guided walking tours Live guide Refreshments Blankets
Hotel transfers Admissions to any attraction covered by the tour route Gratuities

Please note

Voucher Type: Paper

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