Beyond San Francisco Tour

From: $179   


San Francisco, CA


Mondays, Thursdays & Saturdays - 9:30 AM

Experience the highlights and hidden gems of the Bay Area and take in San Francisco's famous hilly terrain, rich history, culture and stunning surroundings on this Beyond San Francisco Tour!
  • Your friendly and knowledgeable guides have been featured in National Geographic and USA Today
  • Spend the day exploring the redwood forests of Muir Woods and rolling hills of the Marin Headlands
  • Includes pick-up and drop-off from Downtown San Francisco hotels, family-style lunch, transportation in a luxury vehicle, all entry fees, and an expert guide
  • Educational and personalized experience designed to accommodate the interests of the group and conditions of the day
  • Return to the city via the iconic Golden Gate Bridge to see the highlights of San Francisco!

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Visit the Golden Gate Bridge, Muir Woods, the Marin Headlands and as many of San Francisco's neighborhoods and icons as time allows on this Beyond San Francisco Tour!

Start the day by crossing the iconic Golden Gate Bridge and head to Muir Woods for a stroll through this old-growth forest of massive redwoods, some of which have grown nearly 300 feet.

After a family-style lunch, you'll spend time in the Marin Headlands which is part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. Here you will have time to walk moderate trails, watch birds and to look for sea lions and seals congregating at the base of coastal cliffs.

Once finished at the Marin Headlands, you will travel back across the Golden Gate Bridge to explore San Francisco.

In San Francisco you'll visit as many of the following neighborhoods and icons as time allows:

  • Fisherman's Wharf
  • Haight-Ashbury
  • North Beach
  • Golden Gate Park
  • The Mission District
  • The Castro
  • Ocean Beach

This tour is led by an expert guide who goes beyond the standard talking points to capture what makes San Francisco such a special place!

Key Info >

Essential Information:

  • Participants must be at least 10 years of age
  • Includes pick-up and drop-off from Downtown San Francisco hotels
  • All park entry fees are included in the tour
  • Highly qualified and knowledgeable guide
  • Includes family-style lunch, and seasonal snacks and refreshments

This tour will last approximately 7.5 hours.

Maximum Participants:
You will be accompanied by other tour participants, with a maximum of 10 per tour to ensure an intimate and personalized experience. For groups larger than 6 please contact Cloud 9 Living directly for pricing.

This experience is only for those on the tour.

Weather Dependent:
This experience runs rain or shine. Always contact your experience provider with any questions about weather conditions.

What to Wear:
It is recommended to wear comfortable walking shoes and layers that you can add if there is wind or rain and remove when there is sunshine.

Booking Information:
For this experience, it is recommended to request bookings at least 7 days in advance of intended date.

Cancellation Policy:
Prior to scheduling/booking a date for this experience, Cloud 9 Living's standard return and exchange policy shall apply. Once you have scheduled a date and received a booking confirmation, no cancellations are allowed. You may reschedule up to 7 days prior to your scheduled date for a $50 per person fee. No changes are allowed within 7 days of the scheduled experience.

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  1. How strenuous is this?
    Your guide will choose the difficulty of the physical activity based on the group's interest and ability level. 
  2. What if I have food allergies or dietary restrictions?
    The experience provider can accommodate vegetarian diets, lactose intolerant diets, and also gluten free diets when given enough notice. Please notify Cloud 9 Living at the time of booking if you have any food allergies or restrictions. 
  3. What happens if it rains?
    The guides are great at choosing the best spots to experience the best views and hikes to accommodate weather conditions. This tour will run rain or shine, as it will be stunning regardless of what the weather may bring. Always contact the experience provider with any questions about weather conditions.
  4. Should I tip my guide?
    Gratuity for your guide is not included, but is appreciated if you enjoy the experience. 
  5. Do I need to bring any special gear?
    All of the necessary equipment, food, park fees, and appropriate instructions are provided by your guide.