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Classic Chinatown Tour and Optional Hosted Dim Sum Tasting Luncheon provided by Wok Wiz Chinatown Tours

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Overview
Discover the culture, traditions, and cuisine of San Francisco’s Chinatown on a walking tour through the historic community. You’ll discover Chinatown shops where locals buy Chinese herbs and fine teas, peek inside Taoist and Buddhist temples, and even visit a fortune cookie factory. An optional dining experience samples the best of Chinatown flavors, all the way from dim sum to dessert.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    750 Kearny St
    750 Kearny St, San Francisco, CA 94108, USA
    Please join us in the lobby of the Hilton Financial District. We will see you near the wall map, just adjacent to the concierge desk. Meeting time is 9:45am for a 10am tour start.
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    Wok Wiz Chinatown Tours
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission included
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    Chinatown
    Stop: 90 minutes
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  • 3
    Golden Gate Fortune Cookies Co
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 4
    Portsmouth Square
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • You'll end at
    750 Kearny St
    750 Kearny St, San Francisco, CA 94108, USA
    Please join us in the lobby of the Hilton Financial District. We will see you near the wall map, just adjacent to the concierge desk. Meeting time is 9:45am for a 10am tour start.
    See address & details
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Highlights
  • Walk through colorful streets with a Chinatown-local guide
  • Visit shops, temples, and other Chinatown landmarks
  • Sample tea and fortune cookies at included tastings
  • Optional meal features dim sum, an entrée, side dish, and dessert
Important Information
Departure Point
750 Kearny St, San Francisco, CA 94108, USA
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Guided by a talented, Chinatown-native tour leader
  • Easy stroll with cultural and historical narrative
  • Several interesting stops along the route
  • Tea presentation and sampling at a premier tea purveyor
  • Fortune cookie factory visit and samples
  • Entry/Admission - Wok Wiz Chinatown Tours
Exclusions
  • Gratuities (appreciated, but completely at your discretion)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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PFW1234 wrote a review Feb 2020
Utah20 contributions1 helpful vote
this is a place to see what other cultures have in there lives and how well they can show their ability to live and market their products.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Michael F wrote a review Jan 2020
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Informative, fun, and delicious. My tour guide made the experience special. Particularly appreciated her ability to personally connect with each one of us on the tour.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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GmaSandra wrote a review Jan 2020
New Bern, North Carolina792 contributions195 helpful votes
Enjoyable tour. There were just four of us which was great. I just wished there was more historical information. Also, would have liked to visit Stockton Street.
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Marie C wrote a review Aug 2019
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My family took the walking tour (without lunch, although we ended up buying several snacks across our stops). Lola, our guide, was full of interesting stories and anecdotes, and although my husband and I (being local) were already familiar with Chinatown, she showed us several
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from Wok Wiz Chinato... T, Owner at Classic Chinatown Tour and Optional Hosted Dim Sum Tasting Luncheon
Responded 22 Aug 2019
Thank you, marieccy, for your review. We are glad to know you enjoyed your time in Chinatown with Lola. She mentioned that, in addition to sharing our neighborhood with you and your family, chatting with your aunts about life in Singapore was fun & enlightening. Come see us again one day!
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HowIWander wrote a review Aug 2019
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Our tour guide was friendly and moved at a great pace, but it felt like the content wasn't really there. Very little about the history of the neighborhood. A couple of conversations veered into political/PC issues and made for a few uncomfortable moments. Wok Wiz did however
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from Wok Wiz Chinato... T, Owner at Classic Chinatown Tour and Optional Hosted Dim Sum Tasting Luncheon
Responded 22 Aug 2019
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are disappointed to hear that your time with us was less than stellar, of course, this is not our goal. We are always looking to improve the experience we provide and will take your feedback into consideration moving forward. We appreciate your positive comment about the booking process.
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Kathryn A
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WOW!
From the moment we started, the tour was amazing. Frank, who grew up in Chinatown and seemed to know everyone (bas
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285joannar
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Wonderful
My husband and I were in a quick business trip and had a few hours on our own. We had already been to San Francisc
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jxmibelle
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Great!
Wonderful tour with Dorothy Quock. She imparts her years of experience in the tour. I will take it again! Thanks
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mhutton7
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Terrific tour of Chinatown
Had a wonderful tour of Chinatown on Saturday with Gimmee Park Li. She is a talented guide and gave us a thorough
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Feena T
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a pleasant walk
This tour is more about the place and less about food. Gimmy was a kind guide but was not able to answer all questi
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melissamL91WC
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Chinatown tour
Great tour with interesting historical and cultural information provided by guide Gimmy. Tasty lunch concludes the
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Katrina M
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The Wok Wiz "I can't believe I ate my way through Chinatown" tour
Our guide: Frank was one of the happiest guides I've had and it was evident that was a well respected member of the
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Korey W
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Great way to learn about Chinatown’s history
My friends had a great time. Chinatown’s history was much richer than I had imagined. We really needed a guide to a
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Lisa T
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Memorable day
Thank you to Gimmy Park Li, who was our amazing guide today! She was personable and knowledgeable. She pointed ou
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Franz K
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Absolutely amazing!
Last time we visited SF we strolled very quickly through Chinatown because we felt lost very quickly. I read about
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Angela L
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China Town in a different light!
We loved our tour guide Gimmy. She was very knowledgeable and made our experience awesome. I would highly suggest
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Wok Wiz was Wonderful!
We experienced this tour over ten years ago with Shirley Fong-Torres and loved it. We had the opportunity to return
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Jenny B
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Wok Wiz Chinatown Tour
I can’t say enough about this experience. Always check out a neighborhood with a local! Gimmy was informative and d
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ericberg
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Great personal tour from Frank
Wonderful insight into both the history and the local food scene of San Francisco's Chinatown. Frank is great!
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beachlover31706
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Fabulous Food tour!
The food tour through Chinatown was absolutely fabulous! Frank took us to several places to eat local, authentic fo
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