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This walking tour of Chinatown is now in its 35th year. Join us as we visit historic landmarks, fortune cookie factory, the Stockton Street food markets, a secluded Chinese temple, an herbal pharmacy and more. Complete the visit with a dim sum...more
660 California St, Old St. Mary's Cathedral, San Francisco, CA 94108-2501
+1 415-982-8839
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Chinatown is a big place. You could easily walk around and see nothing but shops and restaurants. That is why you need a guide. And this is a good your option. Along our walk we learned how the Chinese first got here and why. How...More

Thank Kathy C
Reviewed 4 days ago

Since my wife was away with her friends this weekend I had to find things to keep the kids busy this weekend and away from technology. Today we went to Chinatown San Francisco and went on a tour with All About Chinatown with the owner...More

Thank Jet783660
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great tour with Linda! She made the experience informative and fun. Our tour included lunch that was fantastic. There were only 6 in our tour which made it possible to ask questions and stay on schedule.

Thank Sherry W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked this tour as something to do more or less. I had no expectations. Boy, was I impressed. I came away with a better understanding of the Chinese culture & was able to see things I never would have had I just walked through...More

Thank ozfoxxxxy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My mom and I were going to explore China town by ourselves. Thankfully I came across this tour on a brochure. We would have missed out on the history and definitely would have gotten lost. Alan our tour guide was amazing and the experience was...More

Thank cheflovr09
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Linda is the perfect tour guide: knowledgeable, funny, friendly and attentive to all members of the group. She clearly enjoys leading the tours. We were part of a group of maybe 12 persons, and we all learned many things about Chinatown: its history, people, and...More

Thank soxfan1975
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Linda Lee was fantastic, humorous, engaging and extremely knowledgeable about her home town! Everyone on the tour loved her commentary, and she knew nearly everybody in Chinatown. I will recommend her Chinatown Walking Tour to all of my friends without hesitation. Everyone should have the...More

Thank Randy K
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

My two kids (aged 12 & 10) and I took the Chinatown tour followed by the Chinese lunch, and I highly recommend it. Our guide was Linda, the owner, and she was engaging, funny and informative. She really made an effort to get to know...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2018

Seven of us met Linda Lee on the steps of the church, as instructed. As others arrives, she made a point of getting to know everyone's name and where they were from. Throughout the tour, she called out peoples names and linked their occupation to...More

Thank indigo8048
Reviewed August 9, 2018

We loved this tour. We were intially a bit disappointed that Linda Lee was not our guide. We met Alan Fong to begin our tour with approx. 9 other people. Alan was great and explained everthing in detail with fun stories about his upbringing. What...More

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As the oldest in North America, San Francisco's
Chinatown is an exotic experience. A unique
neighborhood decorated with colorful shops, historic
streetlights, hanging lanterns, and pagoda roofs
awaits behind the stone-carved dragon gates. Feast on
dim sum at the tea houses, or meet the locals who
gather at historic Portsmouth Square to play chess or
practice Tai Chi. Fish markets, produce stands,
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August 7, 2017|
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Response from Angela B | Reviewed this property |
I think they would be welcome but I'm not sure if it would hold their attention. Our tour guide was very kid friendly so that was a plus. Hope that helps!:-)
February 5, 2016|
Response from Linda L | Property representative |
Hello, lorileblanc: I'm sorry I didn't respond earlier. Trip Advisor did not send me this inquiry at the time you made it. The tours leave daily at 10am, lasting 2 hours or 3 hours if you add the luncheon. Included on... More
December 26, 2015|
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Response from Linda L | Property representative |
The Chinatown and Gold Rush Tour is for private groups of 20 or more. The program is designed to visit two neighborhoods, Chinatown and North Beach for conventioneers and school groups who have a limited amount of time. If... More