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Chinatown Tour and Optional Hosted Dim Sum Tasting Luncheon

Highlights
  • 3-hour walking tour through San Francisco's Chinatown
  • Visit temples, tearooms and herb shops
  • Lean the history of this fascinating neighborhood
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Chinatown Tour and Optional Hosted Dim Sum Tasting Luncheon
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Morning Tour with LunchMost Popular
Cultural & historical stroll of our vibrant neighborhood. An authentic experience led by an area native. This experience concludes with a hosted dim sum tasting luncheon.
$55.00
Chinatown Tour
Cultural & historical stroll of our vibrant neighborhood. An authentic experience led by an area native. This option concludes prior to the luncheon.
$35.00
Afternoon Tour with Lunch
Enjoy a hosted dim sum luncheon then embark on a historical stroll through our vibrant neighborhood. *This experience begins at Oriental Pearl Restaurant, 778 Clay, at 12 noon.
$55.00
Overview
Experience the distinctive architecture, history and culture of San Francisco’s Chinatown with a 3-hour guided walking tour through this thriving, colorful community. Explore Chinatown alongside a knowledgeable guide, visit an exclusive teashop that specializes in fine Chinese teas and browse traditional remedies at a Chinese herbal shop. Learn how the neighborhood was founded and built then get a glimpse inside the area’s elaborate Taoist and Buddhist temples. Stay after the tour for an optional meal, and enjoy a sumptuous dim sum tasting menu followed by an entrée, side dish and dessert.
What to Expect
It is art, it is history, it is fun...but most of all, it's delicious! On the tour, time-permitting you will:

*Learn about the history, architecture, folklore, culture and food of America's largest Chinatown
*Visit a Taoist and Buddhist temple
*Enjoy a visit to a premier Chinese teashop
*Peek into side streets and alleyways, following the heady scent of a Chinese herbal shop
& much more!

And, after the tour, if you choose, share a hosted luncheon, a "tasting menu" that includes a couple of 'dim sum' items followed by a popular entree, side dish and dessert at a traditional Chinese restaurant. Enjoy piping hot cups of tea, friendship and conversation.
Write a ReviewReviews (31)

1 - 5 of 25 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great walking tour to learn about China Town

Very good walking tour with Lola. She new the history of China Town and covered many of the buildings and streets. Lunch was OK, had some items the kids did not care for.

Thank Joanne W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Interesting tour

Our guide was Gimmy and she did a great job of showing us all around. I've been to Chinatown before but didn't know many of the details. The information was all pretty touristy and surface level but it was accessible and digestible for the kids....More

Thank Louisa L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
What a great way to see China Town

Our tour guide, Lola, was AWESOME. There were four of us, two adults and two teenagers, and She totally gave us an amazing trip through all of China Town. She could also tell that we were interested in food, so in addition to seeing everything...More

Thank Jonathan D
Reviewed April 25, 2018
We went on the "I can't believe I ate my way through Chinatown" Tour

We are Bay area residents that wanted to know more about the food and history of San Francisco Chinatown. Our tour guide's name was Frank. He was born in Chinatown and was a Chef there. We got to eat dim sum, then a high end...More

Thank Gregory B
KristinaDongPavao, Owner at Wok Wiz Chinatown Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2018

Thank you, Gregory B, for your review. Glad to know you enjoyed your time in Chinatown with Frank. He loves to share his vast knowledge of the neighborhood with guests. Hope to see you again one day.

Reviewed April 23, 2018
Friendly, Knowledgeable, and Gracious Guide

Gimmy was an excellent guide. We covered a lot of ground but she graciously answered questions and make sure everyone enjoyed themselves. I got a chance to talk with her in depth over lunch and was amazed at the wealth of knowledge she has about...More

Thank Lauren P
KristinaDongPavao, Owner at Wok Wiz Chinatown Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2018

Thank you, Lauren, for your feedback. So glad to know that you enjoyed your time with Gimmy. Please do refer your friend to us, we'll take excellent care of them. Hope to see you again one day.

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