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Painted Ladies Private San Francisco Tour

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    What to Expect
    What makes our company unique is we have the vision of “ where vintage meets modern” we have USB ports in our bus, we have our buses fully restored and updated with modern amenities - and we are small buses so we can go to places that bigger buses are not allowed to: Twin peaks, Lombard Street, the Painted Ladies and the Full House, mural alleys in the Mission etc. 

    We also offer complimentary light snacks and water in the morning, and complimentary local crafts beer and California wine on our afternoon tours and Private tours. Guests can also BYOB. 

    Sample Itineraries:
    • Private San Francisco City Tour (3 Hours)
    • Holiday Lights Tour (3 Hours)
    • Bar Hopping and Brewery Excursion (4 Hours)
    • Muir Woods San Francisco City Combo Tour (5-6 Hours)
    • Private Wine Tours of Napa or Sonoma (7-8 Hours)
    • Coastal Wine Tours (7-8 Hours)
    • Coastal Beer Tours (7-8 Hours)

    We will gladly pick you up from your hotel, or in the Fisherman's Wharf and Union Square areas.

    Possible places to visit:
    • Union Square
    • North Beach
    • Fisherman's Wharf
    • The Marina
    • Palace of Fine Arts
    • The Presidio
    • Golden Gate Bridge
    • Fort Point
    • Golden Gate Park
    • Alamo Square
    • The Haight
    • Twin Peaks
    • The Castro
    • The Mission
    • Civic Center
    • Sausalito 
    • Muir Woods
    • Napa
    • Sonoma
    • Pacific Highway 1
    • Half Moon Bay
    • Marin Headlands
    • Treasure Island
    • And Beyond...

    Painted Ladies Tour Company is a small family business, so Josh and his team take great pride in making sure guests feel well taken care of and have an awesome experience. Josh’s wife, Virgine, runs our front office to answer any questions or emails you might have prior to booking.

    Painted Ladies Tour Company is fully licensed through the California Public Utilities Commission PSG 0034808 as a Charter and Sightseeing company.

    NOTE ON BOOKING: UP TO 7 PEOPLE MAKE TAKE THIS TOUR, BUT BOOK ONLY 1 TRAVELER
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    1: 427 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    2: 650 Beach St, San Francisco, CA 94109, USA

    Traveler pickup is offered
    We can pick up from your hotel within our Pick up locations (Union Square and Fisherman's Wharf). If you don't know, please contact us to verify. Thanks!
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Professional guide
    • Access to districts where the large buses are banned from (Painted Ladies, Murals, Twin Peaks, Coit tower, drive down Lombard street,
    • Bottled water
    • Local Craft beer and wine or BYOB
    • Hear stories about famous Rock stars of the 60's like Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendriks, Grateful dead,
    • NOTE ON BOOKING: UP TO 7 PEOPLE MAKE TAKE THIS TOUR, BUT BOOK ONLY 1 TRAVELER
    • Snacks
    • Hotel pickup from hotels in Union Square and Fisherman's Wharf
    Exclusions
    • Gratuity
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • pick a morning or afternoon or evening tour to suit your schedule
    • we are open to your creative ideas of what you would like to do/see/experience during your time slot.
    • Custom Pick up and drop of within San Francisco city limits
    • We typically charge %20 gratuity for our Private Tours- tips make up a large chunk of our tour guide income in the US.
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    I can’t say enough good things about these guys! They were super easy to work with to book the tour, and we had such a great time! It was informative and fun and definitely a highlight of our trip! Great way to see a lot of the sights and learn a lot about San Francisco!
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    Our private tour (family of four) was amazing. Chris, our tour guide picked us up from our hotel in Buttercup, a 1974 VW Bus. Chris was so nice, fun and very knowledgeable. He took us all over the city for site-seeing and pictures. We had such a great time. My husband and I
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    Forget the large bus tours....book a seat on this small and intimate tour. My husband and I live in San Francisco and were hosting some out of town friends. We were a group of six so we opted for the private tour. Josh was super accommodating to our sightseeing requests and
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    We didn't know San Francisco, so we wanted to do a tour to help us get our bearings and learn some history. Josh did an amazing job doing just that. We went to all the different neighborhoods and learned way more than if we'd tried to do it on our own. We got great restaurant
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    Saw stuff we never could have seen on our own, Alan and Pearl were the best! Enjoyed the history and awesome insta opps for my teens. Thank you!!!!!!!!!!
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    • Painted Ladies Tour Company
    • Duration: 3h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, Chinese, Spanish
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