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Review of SF Adventure Tours

SF Adventure Tours
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Ranked #19 of 125 Food & Drink in San Francisco
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Hey, there! I craft one adventure per day just for the small group on board and the unique goings on in the City that day. You will leave the double decker buses behind to explore the classic landmarks of SF plus its secluded stairways, secret views, outdoor art galleries and more in a 12-passenger "woody". Then continue your adventure on the infamous island of Alcatraz with the cell house audio tour, and time to explore the island on your own. Or... dive into a five-hour experience guaranteed to dazzle your taste buds and cultivate your curiosity. This multi-stop tour takes small groups of guests into the booming world San Francisco's craft beer and food scene. The tour includes a behind the scenes visit to a craft brewery with on-site tastings of their products, beer and food pairings at premier brewpubs, and food tastings in The City’s up-and-coming neighborhoods.
Reviewed May 22, 2015 via mobile

We had a fabulous personalised full day with Eric seeing the sights of San Francisco's wine region. We enjoyed some wine making at Ravenswood Winery (lots of fun!), and some cheese and olive oil tasting. Eric made sure we had warm blankets and jackets for the truck and provided a small breakfast and tasty lunch. We finished up at Lagunitas Brewing Co for beer flights and laughter. A great day Eric! Highly recommend if you're looking for something different and a great day of fun!

Thank Holdena1
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Reviewed April 27, 2015

We are "seasoned" travellers around this wonderful world so if you want the VERY best contact Eric at eric@adventureinsf.com. He is young and enthusiastic about the area he lives in and knows well. He can customise your trip for you. We had so little time in SF so used him to pick us up and take us to Muir Woods and the surrounds, not your usual cookie cutter view of an area. Then on to a sea plane over SF Bay including the coast, harbour bridge and Alcatraz. If you want the memories we have - give it a try - well worth every penny. Steve and Dee from UK

1  Thank Stephen C
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Reviewed March 26, 2015

We took a tour that included Muir Woods, Sausalito, Marin Headlins, Marin City and a float plane tour of the bay area. Eric was great and makes a mean grilled cheese and tomato sandwich. They provided a light breakfast, a nice lunch and a ferry ticket from Sausalito to SF. If you only have time for one tour this is a great one.

Thank Glenn S
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Reviewed March 23, 2015

I loved SF Adventure Tours because they only take out a small group of people, small enough for our guide to customize the tour based on what we really wanted to see. Eric was experienced, fun, upbeat, and he has a mastery of puns. We saw San Francisco from every angle...everything from the secret nooks and crannies to the big attractions. He even provided us with jackets and cozy blankets when it got chilly. I could tell that Eric is a proud resident of San Francisco, and he really enjoyed sharing his city with us.

Thank drBphd8
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Reviewed March 16, 2015 via mobile

So, a new tour company is on the scene in San Francisco - as of today!

I took a spin around the City with SF Adventure Tours guide Eric today and was deeply impressed with his warm and knowledgeable professionalism. A cozy group of us spent the morning seeing, discussing, and reveling in this treasure of a city. Not only were we exposed to new insights on well-known landmarks [like Nob Hill, Chinatown & the GG Bridge], but we also had the opportunity to discover new favorites throughout the urban landscape [including Glen Park, the Presidio, and the Inner Sunset district], with parks, hills, and vistas large and small to capture our attention.

Unlike the far more conspicuous double-decker buses here, which have their limitations because of vehicle size and the amount of personal attention possible with that many passengers, the Adventure Tours truck was a perfect size for darting through traffic with little effort, and Eric's attention was prudently focused on task at hand, but also allowed us a number of stops for more detailed explanations, photo opportunities, and literal grounding in the spaces of the City.

I look forward to calling on Eric to guide me & my next guests around town - it'll be a special treat indeed!

(FYI: I live in SF now and previously lived here from the mid-'80s through the '90s, and have been a student of SF history, architecture, politics, and foodways since arriving here from southern California.)

Thank RailSurfer
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