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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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USD79.00

Shared 3 Hours Los Angeles VIP Tour

Shared 3 Hours Los Angeles VIP Tour

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This is a great choice for time-tight travelers visiting Los Angeles. Save hours researching the best things to do in the city, and instead, go on a special tour that visits the city’s most photogenic spots and famous locations. Along the way, listen to commentary and stop to take photos near the Hollywood Sign, the American Film Academy, the Sunset Strip, Beverly Hills, and Rodeo Drive.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD49.00
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San Francisco Grand City Tour

San Francisco Grand City Tour

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Take a San Francisco half-day tour to pack in the city’s top sights in a convenient way that leaves you with plenty of time to spare so you can enjoy the city however you wish. With a driver-guide, travel the city by bus, stopping at major attractions like the Golden Gate Bridge and Twin Peaks and neighborhoods like North Beach and Chinatown. Plus, you can upgrade to include a San Francisco Bay cruise, a half-day bike rental, or admission to Aquarium of the Bay.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD60.00
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Perfect 5 ½ Hour LA & Hollywood Tour from Santa Monica

Perfect 5 ½ Hour LA & Hollywood Tour from Santa Monica

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Visit many of Los Angeles’s highlights and landmarks on one fun and convenient outing. Learn about LA history and culture—its historic filming locations and crime scenes, celebrity homes and trendy restaurants—from a narrator as you traverse the city in a convertible bus. Stop at the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Rodeo Drive, a farmer's market for lunch, and the Hollywood Sign on this easy and affordable tour.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD89.25
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Grand City Tour of Los Angeles

Grand City Tour of Los Angeles

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Get an in-depth introduction to Los Angeles on this grand city tour. Ideal for first-time visitors and those with limited time, the tours start in downtown Los Angeles then continues to Hollywood, the Sunset Strip, Rodeo Drive, and Beverly Hills.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD84.00
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Painted Ladies San Francisco City Tour

Painted Ladies San Francisco City Tour

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Take a journey around San Francisco's top sights in a retro way with this "painted ladies" tour by vintage Volkswagen bus decorated with long gorgeous eyelashes so you can't miss your tour vehicle. You'll pass by neighborhoods like Chinatown, Union Square, Pacific Heights, North Beach, Haight-Ashbury, the Marina, and Hayes Valley, plus see the Palace of Fine Arts, Golden Gate Bridge, Golden Gate Park, Civic Center, and more.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD85.00
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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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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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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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Alcatraz Inside with Fisherman's Wharf Lunch Credit
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Alcatraz Inside with Fisherman's Wharf Lunch Credit

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Guarantee your visit to Alcatraz when you book in advance. Relax aboard your ferry transportation and return at a time of your choosing. Afterward, use your food voucher at a preselected restaurant in Fisherman’s Wharf.
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  • 3 to 5 hours
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Joshua Tree National Park Self-Driving Audio Tour

Joshua Tree National Park Self-Driving Audio Tour

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Southern California’s Joshua Tree National Park can be a bit intimidating to take on all on your own; however, this Joshua Tree National Park Self-Driving Audio Tour lets you explore the park in your own vehicle while navigating the area with a tour that leads the way. Just download the app on your smartphone, launch the app when you get the park, and follow the recommended route and speed limit.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Small Group Half Day Muir Woods and Sausalito Morning Tour

Small Group Half Day Muir Woods and Sausalito Morning Tour

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Take in two of the San Francisco Bay Area’s top destinations, Muir Woods and Sausalito, on a 4-hour morning tour from downtown San Francisco. Drive through the Presidio and across the Golden Gate Bridge to Muir Woods National Monument where you have some time to walk among towering old growth redwood trees. Next, head to Sausalito for a stroll along the picturesque waterfront, which is full of great boutiques, cafes and restaurants. You can opt to remain on your own in Sausalito or return on the coach.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD79.00
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Emerald Bay Helicopter Tour of Lake Tahoe

Emerald Bay Helicopter Tour of Lake Tahoe

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Weight limits apply: Maximum per-passenger weight is 250lbs. Maximum weight of all passengers combined must not exceed 500lbs. Passenger weights must be accurately provided at time of booking. Groups reaching a combined weight of 500 lbs will be subject to a weight check upon arrival for their flight. Any individual weighing 300 lbs or more will not be permitted to fly per the limitations of the aircraft. Any cancellation of a planned flight due to weights exceeding the maximum allowable aircraft weight (individual or combined) will be charged at full price. Showcasing beautiful Fallen Leaf lake, Cascade Lake, Taylor Creek, and Pope Beach, this tour heads to breathtaking Emerald Bay. Surrounded by granite cathedrals and fed by Eagle falls, the lake's only true bay is named for its emerald green waters.
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  • 10 to 12 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD110.00
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Napa Valley Wineries Tour Including Picnic Lunch

Napa Valley Wineries Tour Including Picnic Lunch

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Let a professional driver-guide chauffeur you around Napa Valley in one of our specialty vehicles. After a convenient pickup from your hotel in downtown Napa, American Canyon, you’ll be transported in style up to three premier Napa establishments, such as Madonna Estate Winery, Hagafen Cellars and Domaine Chandon.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD124.99
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San Diego Harbor Dinner Cruise

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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Sunset Sail Aboard A Classic Yacht
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Sunset Sail Aboard A Classic Yacht

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Watch the sun set over San Diego during an all-inclusive small-group cruise aboard a classic sailboat. Pass landmarks such as the Maritime Museum, Coronado Bridge, and USS Midway, and look for sea lions, dolphins, and other wildlife around San Diego Harbor on the 2.5-hour cruise.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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San Diego Whale Watching Tour

San Diego Whale Watching Tour

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Encounter some of Earth's most magnificent creatures on a 3-hour whale-watching cruise in San Diego. The voyage departs right from Mission Bay, so you’ll be out into the open ocean and looking for animals in just 10 short minutes. Marine biologists onboard help you spot whales and dolphins and learn about their life in the deep blue sea.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD65.00
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Alcatraz Inside and Golden Gate Bridge Bay Boat Cruise

Alcatraz Inside and Golden Gate Bridge Bay Boat Cruise

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Secure two top San Francisco activities with a single booking, combining an Alcatraz Island visit with a same-day Golden Gate Bridge boat cruise. If time is limited, coordinating the two experiences can be a challenge. This double ticket takes the hassle out of planning, featuring a self-guided audio tour of Alcatraz and a waterfront cruise with the chance to spot San Francisco Bay marine wildlife in a natural environment.
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  • 3 hours
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USD129.99
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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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Half-Day Sightseeing Tour of the Best of Los Angeles

Half-Day Sightseeing Tour of the Best of Los Angeles

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Spend half a day on this open air tour bus, and listen to your guide tell you all about the best spots in Los Angeles. You’ll go to several of the most famous places, stopping and learning about the history and culture of the area. Some of the sights you’ll see are The Hollywood Sign, Rodeo Drive, Santa Monica Pier, the Griffith Observatory, and so many more. This is all organized for you, so you can just enjoy the ride.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD84.00
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GoCar San Francisco Tour

GoCar San Francisco Tour

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Ride a GoCar all over San Francisco as it navigates for you and provides a guided tour. Take as long as you like to explore the city with a storytelling car as your guide — what Time Magazine has called "one of the coolest inventions of the year." Let this tiny car show you what the city is all about, learn about its history and visit sites like the Presidio, Coit Tower, Chinatown and Lombard Street. Pick up your car at one of two convenient locations: Union Square or Beach Street near Fisherman's Wharf.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD92.44
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2 Hour Sailing Cruise on Lake Tahoe

2 Hour Sailing Cruise on Lake Tahoe

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Sail Tahoe Blue is the premier sailing charter in South Lake Tahoe. We offer a unique sailing adventure and include complementary local beer and wine, as well as non-alcoholic beverages on all of our daily cruises. Unlike other tour boats which take 50+ passengers, our sailing yacht, "Blue", limits our capacity to 18 passengers. If you care to enjoy the beauty of propulsion by Mother Nature without the sound and smell of an engine, come sail with us!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD120.00
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Straight to the Gate Access: Golden Gate Bay Cruise

Straight to the Gate Access: Golden Gate Bay Cruise

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Explore one of California's most iconic settings from the beauty of San Francisco Bay. This narrated Golden Gate Bay cruise journeys alongside Alcatraz and Angel Island State Park, past the shores of Sausalito and beneath the Golden Gate Bridge. You can choose to view the sights from inside your boat or out on deck.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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Hollywood and Beverly Hills Shared Tour for 3 Hours with 3 Stops

Hollywood and Beverly Hills Shared Tour for 3 Hours with 3 Stops

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We provide a more personal Tour. We have 3 Stops so everyone has a chance to take pictures and also to stretch your legs We take our time to explain passenger about our Tour description. Our Tours are unique and well explained. We want our passengers to feel happy comfortable. Passengers are welcome to ask any questions to our drivers during the Tour.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Muir Woods & Sausalito Half-Day Tour (Return by Bus or Ferry from Sausalito)
"The beautiful and serene Muir Tree park. The weather was awesome and our tour guide was extremely knowledgeable."..."
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Shared 3 Hours Los Angeles VIP Tour
"Small group in a comfy car with AC. Our guide was interesting, funny and cool. We have made the most of it in only 3 hours !"..."
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San Francisco Grand City Tour
"Tour guide Michelle gave in depth history of San Francisco City. Bus was comfortable. Pick up was good. Enough waiting time to see all places. The oldest building 1788, was memorable."..."
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Perfect 5 ½ Hour LA & Hollywood Tour from Santa Monica
"Kelly our driver was excellent. I very nice person. Everything was very interesting . During the visit we were comfortable but 3 persons on the same seat was to much . Two persons would be better because the one Who is seat in the middle do not see anything"..."
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Grand City Tour of Los Angeles
"Our guide Bing was awesome!! Very knowledgeable, funny and kind. Our first time to LA & we felt like we saw everything we wanted to."..."
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Painted Ladies San Francisco City Tour
"Fantastic guide ( Ciao) who brought our tour to life with great sounds , singing & cometary. And Daisy the VW was good as well."..."
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Full-Day Iconic Sights of LA, Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Beaches and More
"Excellent knowledge from our guide who really brought the experience to life Compared to another tour we took, it was so much better"..."
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San Diego Harbor Cruise
"Seeing and learning about the history of the naval yard. Also seeing the WWII planes that flew right over us."..."
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Hollywood Sightseeing and Celebrity Homes Tour by Open-Top Bus
"Tour was great and showed many different areas of Hollywood and Beverly hills. Stoped 2 spots for pictures which included a bathroom break— stops were views of hollywood hills & Beverly Hills sign. Tour guide was hilarious and entertaining."..."
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Alcatraz Inside with Fisherman's Wharf Lunch Credit
"We enjoyed it more this time than in 1997. It seems much more organized. The tram was great to have for our person in a scooter. The elevator was a plus. The audio tour was fun to listen to. We definitely recommend for all age groups."..."
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Joshua Tree National Park Self-Driving Audio Tour
"There is so much beauty to see here. Simply put it was truly amazing. I would come here again and I highly recommend it."..."
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Small Group Half Day Muir Woods and Sausalito Morning Tour
"The redwoods were spectacular! The walkway was well maintained as well. Mike the tour guide was knowledgeable."..."
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Emerald Bay Helicopter Tour of Lake Tahoe
"Being able to see Lake Tahoe from above was amazing!! The day was perfect, our pilot was informative, the ride was smooth and the view was breathtaking!! A must!! Definitely going to recommend this tour to other friends and with family!"..."
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Napa Valley Wineries Tour Including Picnic Lunch
"Bus driver was super nice and informative (Joseph) had a great day. We didn’t spend a ton of time at each winery and our group was smaller so he adjusted accordingly."..."
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San Diego Harbor Dinner Cruise
"Best bachelorette party ever!!! I had the experience of my life! Delicious dinner, breathtaking views, and a great time!!! Jewels made our experience unforgettable!!!"..."
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Sunset Sail Aboard A Classic Yacht
"Captain Phillip was an outstanding host and very knowledgeable about the area. Timing of the 6pm ride aligned perfectly with the sunset."..."
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San Diego Whale Watching Tour
"An extraordinary experience overseas in the middle of dolphins whales Outstanding time with family members and see how other families having fun and good t"..."
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Alcatraz Inside and Golden Gate Bridge Bay Boat Cruise
"One of the most memorable experiences on our visit to SF. A must visit for history affaçionados! Some unbelievable life stories that made U.S. history."..."
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Full-Day Lake Tahoe Circle Tour including Squaw Valley
"The scenery and learning about the history of the area. Driver was very knowledgeable and interacted with the group!!!"..."
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Half-Day Sightseeing Tour of the Best of Los Angeles
"We were looking for a way to see a lot of stuff in a short amount of time and the half day tour was perfect. We got to ride around LA and see all the sights. We loved the Griffith Observatory, Santa Monica Pier and the Farmers Market. Jeff was an awesome guide even with the Dad jokes!!"..."
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GoCar San Francisco Tour
"Lambard street is amazing with go car. I highly recommend it. We did not stop near Golden gate though"..."
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2 Hour Sailing Cruise on Lake Tahoe
"Are family loves to be on the water and this filled the bill perfectly. The Captain and crew were friendly and courteous. I highly recommend this excursion if you’re looking to spend a couple of hours just relaxing on the water."..."
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Straight to the Gate Access: Golden Gate Bay Cruise
"Going under the bridge is a unforgettable scene. Price is reasonable for the trip . Do not forget to bring a jacket or sweater it is cold and windy during the trip"..."
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Hollywood and Beverly Hills Shared Tour for 3 Hours with 3 Stops
"Cesar the operator was very knowledgeable and funny. He shared a lot of stories. We really had a great time!"..."
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