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GaryTours provides customized private minivan tours for up to 6 people for San Francisco, Muir Woods, Marin County, Napa and Sonoma Wine country, Point Reyes, photography and hiking. Four hour tours can be extended for 85 an hour. Please see...more
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3251 Washington St, No. 301, San Francisco, CA 94115-1636
Presidio Heights
+1 415-246-0950
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a half day tour with Gary. What a delight! Gary was interesting and informative, sharing history and insights into the city. Despite previous trips to San Francisco, our time with Gary showed us the city through a different lens, which we really enjoyed....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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GaryTours, Owner at GaryTours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Carol ! I thoroughly enjoyed showing y’all “the best of the best” of SF and close by environs. Best regards Gary

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gary spent two days chauffeuring 3 couples on their first visit to Napa and Sonoma wineries. He was informative, pleasant, helpful, timely and fun to be with. By the end of our time with him, he was a friend. He has extensive knowledge of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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GaryTours, Owner at GaryTours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Ah, the esteemed Sir John me thinks. Thank you for the glowing review. My mechanic says I’ll recover from separation anxiety by spring. Happy 2019 y’all - Gary

Reviewed November 7, 2018

Gary's tour around SF was great. We got a great overview of SF and saw spectacular views of SF and the Golden Gate.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Gary was great even coordinating meeting up with one of our party was sick when he woke up and had to Uber to meeting point a third of the way into the tour. Great recommendation to get off ship early to make it to Muir...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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GaryTours, Owner at GaryTours, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Why thank you Mr. K ! It was a pleasure to meet y’all and show you the best of the best - Bon Voyage & Happy 2019 Gary

Reviewed August 5, 2018

Gary was extremely knowledgeable and showed us places and sights I had never seen before during visits to San Francisco. His great personality comes across throughout the day. He is flexible with the itinerary and suggested a great place for lunch. I highly recommend him...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 12, 2018

Had a fantastic great time with Gary. Gary was very knowledgeable and entertaining, he took me to great locations for photography shots, I highly recommend him. Rose H.

Date of experience: July 2018
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GaryTours, Owner at GaryTours, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2018

And I had fun showing you my favorite places ! C'mon back sometime ?

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Gary Laufman came highly recommended from a friend and still exceeded our expectations! He was able to effectively show us in one day many San Francisco highlights that we would have otherwise missed! Gary is a likable, social fellow who planned a tour customized to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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GaryTours, Owner at GaryTours, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2018

Thank you so much Matt. I am deeply appreciative. Best regards to your family - Gary

Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

Gary is a passionate and authentic private tour guide who wins your heart from the first moment ! He put my daughter and I at ease with his friendly warm greeting to the gesture of opening our door for us and looking out for our...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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GaryTours, Owner at GaryTours, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2018

HI Beth, I thoroughly enjoyed showing my favorite places to you and Kate. I'm so glad you enjoyed our time together. It would be lovely if our paths cross again sometime. Maybe when Kate moves here ? Best regards, Gary

Reviewed May 16, 2018

I highly recommend Gary as the way to tour San Francisco. His knowledge of the area will give you all kinds of history and information you would not receive on just any tour. Loved our tour and conversation along the way. Thanks Gary!

Date of experience: May 2018
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GaryTours, Owner at GaryTours, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2018

Thank you for the generous tour review. I thoroughly enjoyed showing my favorite places to you and Marvin. Come back for margaritas ? Best regards, Gary

Reviewed May 10, 2018

I would highly recommend a tour with Gary for anyone visiting the San Francisco area. My family of four (two children ages 8 and 11) had a great time. We saw several sites and he kept our kids engaged and interested the whole time. He...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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GaryTours, Owner at GaryTours, responded to this reviewResponded May 11, 2018

Thank you Brendon, It was a pleasure showing my favorite places to your family. I'm pretty lucky - I get to meet the best people in the world ! Best regards, Gary

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May 25, 2016|
Response from GaryTours | Property representative |
Hi Amy, I drive a Honda Odyssey minivan. I often have 6 people in the car. I would pick you up at the cruise line terminal. It would be much better if you communicate with me through the email address on my... More
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Hi Sandra, I just saw your TripAdvisor question. My car is a Honda Odyssey minivan. Please click on my website link on GaryTours 415 246-0950 Thank you, Gary