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San Francisco Private Tour

  • Explore San Francisco on a private tour in a vintage Volkswagen van

  • Get a comprehensive look at 14 famous neighborhoods and see views of Alcatraz

  • Experience the city like a local on a 4-hour tour with plenty of photo stops

San Francisco Private Tour
From $500.00
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2 PM Private Tour
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4 hour Private tour of San Francisco in a Classic VW.
From $500.00
9 AM Private Tour
4 hour Private tour of San Francisco in a Classic VW.
From $500.00
1 PM Private Tour
4 Hour Private tour starting at 1 PM
From $550.00
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Experience San Francisco in classic style on a comprehensive, four-hour, private, tour in a vintage Volkswagen van. Hit all the main sights, visiting 14 districts including Chinatown, North Beach, Fisherman’s Wharf, and the Financial District, and stop for photos and tales of local lore at the Palace of Fine Arts, Sutro Baths, and a great Golden Gate Bridge viewpoint. Avoid tourist traps and skip the hassles of driving and navigating on this private tour.

What to Expect
Our Private tour takes place in one our fully restored VW van showing you the highlights of San Francisco in 4 hours. The tours starts at 9 am and 2 pm giving you chance to really soak in the city.  The tour route includes Union Square, China Town, Financial District, North Beach, Coit Tower (Photo Stop) Fishermen's Wharf, Palace of Fine Arts (Photo Stop), Golden Gate Bridge/Fort Point (Photo Stop), Seacliff, Legion of Honor, Sutro Baths(Photo Stop), Ocean Beach, Golden Gate Park, Haight Ashbury, Twin Peaks (Photo Stop), Castro, Painted Ladies (Photo Stop),  and Civic Center.  
  • 4 Private hour tour of San Francisco in a vintage fully restored VW
  • 6 stops along the way at places such as the Golden Gate bridge and Coit Tower
Reviews (17)
1 - 5 of 17 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
The best!

If you have one day in San Francisco, do the city tour with Vantigo. Really. A perfect way to take in the city and get all the stories, music and sights.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ingibjörg P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A perfect city tour

We loved everything about our San Francisco Private Tour, the car, the city, the music, all the information, the view (that was behind the wildfire smoke) and our guide Chad, who was the nicest. A perfect tour! Thanks Vantigo:)

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank asdis73
Reviewed September 30, 2018
San Francisco in a VW Bus

Zachary picked us up at the cruise terminal in SF. Jerry, the VW bus, is just too cute! We saw almost all of SF with Zachary, who is so very knowledgeable about all parts of the city. He went at the pace we wanted for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank pboening
Vantigo, Owner at Vantigo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2018

Thank you so much for touring around with Zachary! He really had a great view point about how SF works. Hope the recommendations help guide the rest of your time in the city. Cheers :) -Erik-

Reviewed August 22, 2018
Vantigo is THE ONE to go!!

Look: There are lots of options for touring the iconic city of San Francisco. There are even other vintage-Volkswagen tours to choose from. Choose Vantigo and ask for Chad. Why? Because Chad loves San Francisco and it shows. To watch Chad navigate these notoriously hilly...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Brent T
Reviewed August 16, 2018
The best way to see SF!

What a wonderful way to see SF-so fun! We had an amazing tour by Chad of all the SF highlights as well as the background history and the music to go with it. Our whole group enjoyed our half day tour-many great memories and fun...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kcoutre
Vantigo, Owner at Vantigo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Thank you so much for touring around San Francisco in our little VW bus. So stoked that Chad was able to deliver a great tour and some of our colorful history. Cheers! Erik

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Response from DarinS-MN | Reviewed this property |
We did a private tour for 5. Was great fun!