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Hollywood Sightseeing and Celebrity Homes Tour by Open-Top Bus

Hollywood Sightseeing and Celebrity Homes Tour by Open-Top Bus

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See the sights of Hollywood on this tour by open-top Mercedes minibus, which allows you to enjoy unobstructed views as you go. Traveling with an on-board guide, you'll pass by attractions such as the Dolby Theatre, Hollywood Sign, Rodeo Drive, and movie studios. Plus, get a look at some of the mansions where past and present stars have lived.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD35.00
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USD35.00

Big Bus San Francisco Hop-on Hop-off Open Top Tour

Big Bus San Francisco Hop-on Hop-off Open Top Tour

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Ride a double-decker sightseeing bus to San Francisco's most famous landmarks with a choice of 2 different passes. Explore the city's 49 square miles, including stops at big-name attractions like Pier 39, the Palace of Fine Arts and Union Square. Go at your own pace, hopping off at any of 16 stops, exploring at your leisure, and then hopping back on when you're done. Choose the Premium pass to include a night tour or a Deluxe pass for an additional 24 hours of hop-on-hop-off and a night tour.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD53.10
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San Francisco Super Saver: Muir Woods & Wine Country w/ optional Gourmet Lunch

San Francisco Super Saver: Muir Woods & Wine Country w/ optional Gourmet Lunch

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For one of the best wine country tours from San Francisco, combine a visit to Northern California wine country with a Muir Woods experience for a truly fabulous day out. This Super Saver provides two popular tours at one discount price, allowing you to see and taste the delights of Marin, Sonoma and Napa counties. You’ll begin with a walk through Muir Woods National Monument, staring up in wonder at the towering redwood trees. Then you'll visit three lovely wineries in Napa and Sonoma Valleys, with tastings included. You’ll also cross the Golden Gate Bridge and have free time on Sonoma Plaza to buy lunch if you haven't opted to upgrade to the gourmet lunch option.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD169.00
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USD169.00
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Los Angeles Hop-On Hop-Off Double-Decker Bus Tour

Los Angeles Hop-On Hop-Off Double-Decker Bus Tour

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Get around Los Angeles, in Hollywood and Beverly Hills, Santa Monica, or Venice beach on the hop-on hop-off double decker bus tour. You’ll hear a commentary about what you pass by, and the choice to stop off at 44 stops. There are three passes you can get for different durations of time, so there is flexibility in that for you. Sit on the top of the bus and soak in the California sunshine.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD49.00
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USD49.00

Small-Group Tour: San Francisco City Tour Including Muir Woods and Sausalito

Small-Group Tour: San Francisco City Tour Including Muir Woods and Sausalito

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Spend your day exploring the ‘City by the Bay’ before a scenic drive across the Golden Gate Bridge to Muir Woods National Monument and the nearby waterfront of charming Sausalito. This narrated small-group tour takes in all of the San Francisco highlights, from Golden Gate Park and Haight-Ashbury to the Palace of Fine Arts and Presidio. Then wander on foot under California’s giant coastal redwoods before exploring the gift shops and galleries of Sausalito.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD149.00
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Half-Day Whale Watching Tour From Monterey
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Half-Day Whale Watching Tour From Monterey

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Look for whales as they migrate through the waters of the Pacific Ocean off of California on this half-day whale-watching cruise from Monterey. Your naturalist guide shares commentary about the whales and their habitat as you search for gray whales (most common), humpback and blue whales, and other marine life such as dolphins and sea lions during your cruise. Get tips for great photo ops and learn all about the mighty creatures at one of California's most famous whale-watching destinations.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD75.00
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USD75.00

Skip The Bus: San Francisco By Luxury Van Tour

Skip The Bus: San Francisco By Luxury Van Tour

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Avoid the crowds, confusion, and limitations of large buses and discover San Francisco by luxury minivan. This half-day tour takes you to numerous parts of the city for the perfect overview. Enjoy fascinating facts provided by your guide's live commentary. Stop for photo opportunities at some of the city’s most popular attractions, including the Golden Gate Bridge and Twin Peaks.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD99.00
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San Diego Harbor Dinner Cruise
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San Diego Harbor Dinner Cruise

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Take an evening cruise wining and dining aboard the ‘Spirit of San Diego,’ enjoying top-notch food and drink, plus sparkling skyline views during this San Diego dinner cruise. Dig into your included gourmet meal, accompanied by a complimentary cocktail and live on-board entertainment, as you cruise 25-miles worth of California’s beautiful coastline and gaze at the twinkling stars above. You can also upgrade your cruise to include an unlimited open bar for an additional price.
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  • 2 hours 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD110.90
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USD110.90

San Diego Whale Watching Cruise
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San Diego Whale Watching Cruise

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Go whale watching from San Diego aboard a replica of a historic sailing schooner that won the world’s first America’s Cup sailing competition in 1851. Throughout your cruise, your expert guide shares informative commentary about gray whales, dolphins, and other marine animals, along with details about the US Navy sites you pass as you head out on the Pacific Ocean.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD85.00
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Monterey, Carmel and 17-Mile Drive - Full Day Tour from San Francisco

Monterey, Carmel and 17-Mile Drive - Full Day Tour from San Francisco

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Drive down one of the most scenic roads in California on this full-day tour from San Francisco. Cruise along the coast-hugging Highway 1, passing the mansions of Pebble Beach on the iconic 17-Mile Drive. Enjoy free time to explore Monterey, where you can stroll down Steinbeck’s Cannery Row or visit the famous Monterey Bay Aquarium. Browse the ritzy boutiques of Carmel-by-the-Sea and get a glimpse of Silicon Valley’s tech campuses on the return drive to San Francisco.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD105.00
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Full-Day Lake Tahoe Circle Tour including Squaw Valley
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Full-Day Lake Tahoe Circle Tour including Squaw Valley

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Travel all the way around scenic Lake Tahoe in a comfortable shuttle on this 7-hour tour. Led by a local guide, you’ll cover close to 70 miles (110km), making stops at the beautiful vistas of Sand Harbor and Emerald Bay. You’ll also visit a charming village at Squaw Valley Ski Resort, and explore Tahoe City on the lake’s north shore, stopping to purchase lunch. As you go, your guide will provide rich historical context for the beautiful landscape surrounding you.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD70.00
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Full-Day Iconic Sights of LA, Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Beaches and More
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Full-Day Iconic Sights of LA, Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Beaches and More

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From the Hollywood sign to the sunny beaches of Santa Monica to the glitz of Beverly Hills, Los Angeles is so full of iconic sights it can be tricky to see them all. This guided tour seamlessly transports you by coach to all of the city's top attractions—from Venice Beach to the Sunset Strip to Griffith Park and more—so that you don't need to worry about missing a thing.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD99.00
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USD99.00

Napa and Sonoma Wine Country Full-Day Tour from San Francisco

Napa and Sonoma Wine Country Full-Day Tour from San Francisco

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Escape to California’s famous wine country on this full-day tour from San Francisco. Taste regional varietals at multiple wineries in Napa and Sonoma, including both big-name and family-run estates. Learn about the winemaking process during guided tours of vineyards and barrel rooms, and savor the area’s gourmet culture with a stop for lunch in charming Sonoma Square Plaza.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD149.00
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2.5-Hour Electric Bike Tour Along 17 Mile Drive of Coastal Monterey

2.5-Hour Electric Bike Tour Along 17 Mile Drive of Coastal Monterey

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Discover the natural and manmade beauty of 17-Mile Drive on an electric bike tour from Pacific Grove. The e-bike allows you to cover more ground without getting worn out. The tour is great for the whole family, with the option to ride tandem with children weighing up to 120 lbs (54 kgs). Along the way, learn about the area from your guide and make stops at impressive viewpoints.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD79.00
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USD79.00

Wine Country Small-Group Tour from San Francisco with Tastings

Wine Country Small-Group Tour from San Francisco with Tastings

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Explore Sonoma Valley wine on a small-group tasting tour from San Francisco to boutique wineries, making sightseeing stops along the way. Cross the Golden Gate Bridge, enter Sonoma's rolling landscape of golden hills and vineyards, and enjoy a series of guided tastings, learning about Sonoma wine varietals and terroir as you sip. After your time in Sonoma, pause in the artists' colony of Sausalito, with the option to return to San Francisco by ferry for great views across the San Francisco Bay.
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  • 9 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD159.00
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USD159.00

3-Hour Monterey Bay Winter Whale-Watching Tour in California

3-Hour Monterey Bay Winter Whale-Watching Tour in California

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Look for whales during a boat tour from Monterey, the premier destination in northern California for winter whale watching. Learn about the majestic animals from a marine biologist or naturalist guide who shares detailed commentary about the whales, dolphins, sea lions, sea birds, and natural history of the region.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD65.00
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Monterey & Carmel Explorer

Monterey & Carmel Explorer

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Explore Monterey, Carmel, and the Pacific Coast Highway without the hassle of renting a car during this full-day tour from San Francisco. Wind down the coast through Pebble Beach, Pacific Grove, 17-Mile Drive, and Carmel-by-the-Sea. Pickup and drop-off at downtown San Francisco hotels included.
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  • 11 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD109.00
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USD109.00
Price varies by group size

San Diego Harbor Cruise

San Diego Harbor Cruise

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Spend a few hours relaxing, sunbathing and sightseeing in the placid waters just off San Diego during this 1 or 2 hour San Diego Harbor cruise. Sit back and relax as you take in a fully-narrated tour, offering top-notch sight lines of the San Diego skyline, a cruise under Coronado Bridge, a look at the bustling US Naval fleet and a chance to spot some of the harbor’s resident sea lions. Choose between 1 and 2 hour cruise options, offering you two trips to fit your schedule and interests.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD32.00
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La Jolla Sea Caves Kayak Tour

La Jolla Sea Caves Kayak Tour

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Enjoy the sublime coastal scenery as you spot abundant marine life during this kayaking trip in La Jolla’s sea caves and ecological reserve. Paddle along with your expert naturalist guide as you observe the numerous species of birds, dolphins, sea lions and even orcas that inhabit the area. Also, kayak among the lush kelp beds that grow in the reserve and, if conditions permit, explore inside the sea caves that dot the area’s rocky coastline. This La Jolla caves trip includes all necessary equipment, a life jacket, guide, and optional wetsuit rental.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD39.00
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Yosemite National Park and Giant Sequoias Day Trip from San Francisco

Yosemite National Park and Giant Sequoias Day Trip from San Francisco

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Discover the rugged beauty of the Sierra Nevada on this full-day trip to Yosemite National Park from San Francisco. Travel aboard a comfortable van through historic Gold Rush towns to reach the park, where you’ll be amazed by supersized natural wonders like Yosemite Falls and the granite cliffs of Half Dome and El Capitan. Take a hike among ancient sequoia trees, and enjoy several hours to explore the park’s wonders on your own.
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  • 14 to 15 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD199.00
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USD199.00
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Muir Woods & Sausalito Half-Day Tour (Return by Bus or Ferry from Sausalito)
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Muir Woods & Sausalito Half-Day Tour (Return by Bus or Ferry from Sausalito)

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Wander through an ancient coastal redwood forest and explore the artistic bayside enclave of Sausalito on this half-day tour from San Francisco. Travel across the Golden Gate Bridge to visit Muir Woods, home to some of the oldest and tallest trees on Earth. Then, soak up stellar views of the San Francisco skyline and browse art galleries along the Sausalito waterfront. At the end of your tour choose between getting dropped off at either of the two departure points or taking the Sausalito ferry back to San Francisco (Pier 41).
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD79.00
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Muir Woods Tour of California Coastal Redwoods (Entrance fee included)

Muir Woods Tour of California Coastal Redwoods (Entrance fee included)

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Explore the famous groves of the Northern California redwoods on this tour of Muir Woods. Departing from Fisherman’s Wharf in San Francisco, a local guide drives you over the scenic Golden Gate Bridge and into the moist air of Muir Woods National Monument. Crane your neck to admire these 1,000-year-old trees standing 260 feet (80 meters) tall. Afterward, enjoy a drive through the charming town of Sausalito before heading back to the city.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD85.00
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Whale-Watching Cruise from Newport Beach
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Whale-Watching Cruise from Newport Beach

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Cruise off the coast of Orange County in search of whales on this excursion from Newport Beach. Watch the rugged, beautiful scenery of the Pacific Coast glide by as you listen to interesting commentary from your crew about the native California marine life. Watch for blows and tail slaps; these signal that humpback, minke, grey, finback or giant blue whales are near. Dolphins and other marine life are also in abundance during this family-friendly, year-round whale watching tour.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD34.00
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Alcatraz Inside and One Day Bike Rental
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Alcatraz Inside and One Day Bike Rental

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Get two classic San Francisco experiences—a bike ride starting at Fisherman’s Wharf and a visit to the notorious prison island of Alcatraz—in one combined tour package. Take a scenic ferry ride to Alcatraz Island, where you can explore at your own pace on a self-guided audio tour. Use the flexible 1-day bike rental on the day of your choosing and enjoy a safe ride with a helmet included.
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  • 3 to 10 hours
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USD118.99
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Hollywood Sightseeing and Celebrity Homes Tour by Open-Top Bus
"Great 2 hours looking around L.A and the driver/tour guy Kent was really informative and very funny,really enjoyed it"..."
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Big Bus San Francisco Hop-on Hop-off Open Top Tour
"Golden gate bridge was neat to walk across. Bus came quickly every time we got off. Good service. Audio was very informative."..."
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San Francisco Super Saver: Muir Woods & Wine Country w/ optional Gourmet Lunch
"As a solo traveler, I really had a good time !! Everything was fully organized and stayed on time, so I highly recommend it for anyone who likes wine or wants a nice trip !!"..."
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Los Angeles Hop-On Hop-Off Double-Decker Bus Tour
"The view was the best, very enjoyable. Good clean bus, driver was very accommodating. Will definitely book again"..."
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Small-Group Tour: San Francisco City Tour Including Muir Woods and Sausalito
"I had a lovely tour with Jo our guide, he was very knowledgeable and made the trip very interesting."..."
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Half-Day Whale Watching Tour From Monterey
"Seeing the whales and the commentary was excellent , really enjoyed the trip and would recommend . The boat was the right size and the number of people was just enough to ensure everyone was able to see."..."
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Skip The Bus: San Francisco By Luxury Van Tour
"Brian was ABSOLUTELY AMAZING! He told us so many unique facts about San Francisco & showed us so many amazing places! He even provided us water & snacks (the chips are AMAZING). I highly recommend this tour & will definitely bring my mom & sister when I can get them out here. Thank you Brian for such an amazing experience for this SF newbie!"..."
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San Diego Harbor Dinner Cruise
"Definitely the dance floor and the DJ! Service was amazing we had Cristian as our server and he did a very great job!"..."
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San Diego Whale Watching Cruise
"This was an amazing sail and loved being aboard The America schooner. We loved every minute of it, even though no whales were seen. The crew was professional, friendly, and knowledgable. Added bonus? Murphy and Marie joined us for the sail."..."
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Monterey, Carmel and 17-Mile Drive - Full Day Tour from San Francisco
"The driver and guide, Antonio, is excellent. You can tell that he enjoys his work. He makes frequent stops for us to take photos and points out where to go for the best shot. He even bought strawberries for everyone to sample. Highly recommend it."..."
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Full-Day Lake Tahoe Circle Tour including Squaw Valley
"The tour was great. We got to go all around the lake. Our guide was very knowledgeable, patient, and friendly."..."
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Full-Day Iconic Sights of LA, Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Beaches and More
"The stops he showed us were absolutely fantastic! His jokes lightened up the mood and it was just overall a very memorable trip! Thank you so much Lenny!"..."
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Napa and Sonoma Wine Country Full-Day Tour from San Francisco
"What a great day! Thomas our driver was prompt, pleasant and full of interesting tidbits as we headed to Napa/Sonoma. All of our winery stops were offered good wines and info on the wine-making process. I would highly recommend this tour!"..."
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2.5-Hour Electric Bike Tour Along 17 Mile Drive of Coastal Monterey
"The views were spectacular. Our guide was very social and informative. Would definitely take his tour again."..."
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Wine Country Small-Group Tour from San Francisco with Tastings
"Our guide, Anthony, was very knowledgeable, informative and extremely humorous! Enjoyed the tour very much!"..."
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3-Hour Monterey Bay Winter Whale-Watching Tour in California
"Amazing time on our whale watching tour! We saw 5 humpback whales and literally hundreds of dolphins."..."
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Monterey & Carmel Explorer
"Enjoyed visiting all important cities and places of interest included in your. Tour guide was very informative and kind."..."
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San Diego Harbor Cruise
"Great cruise - we took the 2 hour trip- very informative! Also beautiful views of San Diego skyline!"..."
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La Jolla Sea Caves Kayak Tour
"Getting in and out of the kayak! Paddling was harder than I expected . The guides were knowledgeable and the tour was very interesting."..."
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Yosemite National Park and Giant Sequoias Day Trip from San Francisco
"Swimming. Taking pictures listening to the tour guide . MeetingThe fun people on board. Great fun . I went last year . It's so pretty there. It's a place to visit. . That has pretty scenery and for those who like walking ng and hiking."..."
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Muir Woods & Sausalito Half-Day Tour (Return by Bus or Ferry from Sausalito)
"Great tour! Added the boat ride from Sausalito to SF which was perfect. Great tour guide (Joseph?, and Brandon the driver). Loved the extra quick city tour and info- very informative and personal. Muir Woods reminded me a lot of Vancouver west coast, beautiful. Sausalito is an upscale pricey little town … but very quaint and cool."..."
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Muir Woods Tour of California Coastal Redwoods (Entrance fee included)
"Our guide, Marco, was great. Pickup was right across from our hotel and there was only about a 10 minute wait time. It was a beautiful drive and a great value."..."
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Whale-Watching Cruise from Newport Beach
"Grea experience!! I will coming back!! Everything was great, the service inside of the boat amazing, they offer coffe, hot chocolate and wine!! I'm an International Mexico-America Queen 👑 Palmira Bustillos."..."
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Alcatraz Inside and One Day Bike Rental
"Fantastic trip and great value. Alcatraz is so interesting and this trip is fab, we biked over the bridge to a gorgeous little village then biked back. We got fabulous photos and made some amazing memories loved it"..."
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