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San Francisco Private Tour

  • Explore San Francisco on a private tour in a vintage Volkswagen van

  • Get a comprehensive look at 14 famous neighborhoods and see views of Alcatraz

  • Experience the city like a local on a 4-hour tour with plenty of photo stops

San Francisco Private Tour
From US$ 500.00
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2 PM Private TourMost Popular
4 hour Private tour of San Francisco in a Classic VW.
US$ 500.00
9 AM Private Tour
4 hour Private tour of San Francisco in a Classic VW.
US$ 500.00

Experience San Francisco in classic style on a comprehensive, four-hour, private, tour in a vintage Volkswagen van. Hit all the main sights, visiting 14 districts including Chinatown, North Beach, Fisherman’s Wharf, and the Financial District, and stop for photos and tales of local lore at the Palace of Fine Arts, Sutro Baths, and a great Golden Gate Bridge viewpoint. Avoid tourist traps and skip the hassles of driving and navigating on this private tour.

What to Expect
Our Private tour takes place in one our fully restored VW van showing you the highlights of San Francisco in 4 hours. The tours starts at 9 am and 2 pm giving you chance to really soak in the city.  The tour route includes Union Square, China Town, Financial District, North Beach, Coit Tower (Photo Stop) Fishermen's Wharf, Palace of Fine Arts (Photo Stop), Golden Gate Bridge/Fort Point (Photo Stop), Seacliff, Legion of Honor, Sutro Baths(Photo Stop), Ocean Beach, Golden Gate Park, Haight Ashbury, Twin Peaks (Photo Stop), Castro, Painted Ladies (Photo Stop),  and Civic Center.  
  • 4 Private hour tour of San Francisco in a vintage fully restored VW
  • 6 stops along the way at places such as the Golden Gate bridge and Coit Tower
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Reviews (14)

1 - 5 of 14 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Vantigo is THE ONE to go!!

Look: There are lots of options for touring the iconic city of San Francisco. There are even other vintage-Volkswagen tours to choose from. Choose Vantigo and ask for Chad. Why? Because Chad loves San Francisco and it shows. To watch Chad navigate these notoriously hilly...More

Thank Brent T
Reviewed 16 August 2018
The best way to see SF!

What a wonderful way to see SF-so fun! We had an amazing tour by Chad of all the SF highlights as well as the background history and the music to go with it. Our whole group enjoyed our half day tour-many great memories and fun...More

Thank Kcoutre
Vantigo, Owner at Vantigo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for touring around San Francisco in our little VW bus. So stoked that Chad was able to deliver a great tour and some of our colorful history. Cheers! Erik

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Excellent way to get an introduction to San Francisco

We were in San Francisco for just a few days and booked this private tour before arrival, on a recommendation, to give us an initial orientation to this wonderful place. We were not disappointed. This was an excellent way to see so much of the...More

Thank iainmck2018
Vantigo, Owner at Vantigo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for touring with Zachary! Hope he was able to get you the right photo stops along the way. Hope ther rest of your trip was a blast. -Erik-

Reviewed 3 August 2018
A great tour with Zachary and Lily The VW - Do it !

We are long term travellers and don't often do tours, preferring DIY. However , there is so much to see in San Francisco that we thought it would help us work out how to make the most of our week here - and it did....More

1  Thank Peter E
Vantigo, Owner at Vantigo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

Thank you so much for touring with Zachary around San Francisco. Hope the rest of your vacation went off with out a hitch. Let us know if there is anything we can improve upon :) -Erik-

Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile
Beautiful Lilly the camper van and Amazing San Fran

We took a private family tour with Erik. Our boys 11 and 8 loved the tour and were kept entertained with the in car bingo (although we never saw the elusive dog in a pram) This is the only way to see San Fran Erik...More

Thank mummymooYorkshire
Vantigo, Owner at Vantigo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

You guys were awesome! So much fun showing you around and keeping the boys entertained. Thanks for the new fatherly advice. Cheers. -Erik-

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Response from DarinS-MN | Reviewed this property |
We did a private tour for 5. Was great fun!