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150 reviews
San Francisco, CA, USA
About GaryTours
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 additional reviews at GaryTours website. California Public Utilities Commission licensed - TPC34572-B Gary Laufman Tour Guide LLC Bon Voyage
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Gary is an amazing guide! He’s lived in the Bay Area for decades, so his insights are based on personal experience. He is structured enough to take you on a thorough tour but flexible enough to bring you to places in the city you want...More

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

Muchas gracias Senor Matt. The pleasure was all mine !

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gary's a very professional, knowledgable guide. He knows the history of the city and surrounding areas and delivers the facts with passion and humour. We were two on a very interesting four hour drive with several stops along the way and we covered a lot...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 21, 2019 via mobile

We had an amazing 4hr trip with Gary, he was able to custom build our morning so we could include all the must sees for us. We had two children along with us and Gary was very accommodating. Gary has a wealth of knowledge from...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed April 20, 2019 via mobile

My family and I travelled to San Francisco from Toronto. Our day with Gary was the highlight of our vacation. Before booking, I reached out to Gary with an inquiry about some tour options. He responded almost immediately and we chatted by phone and discussed...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Navigator65551146778, Owner at GaryTours, responded to this reviewResponded April 21, 2019

The pleasure was MINE. I thoroughly enjoyed meeting your family and showing you my favorite places. Have a great day today.

Reviewed March 5, 2019

I'm so glad I booked a tour with Gary. He's a very easy going guy and showed us so many fabulous places. My husband and I were born in California and have been to San Francisco many times, but Gary showed us places we didn't...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 12, 2019

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 January 15, 2019

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

Reviewed December 28, 2018

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 December 30, 2018

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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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