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Silicon Valley 1-Day Tour from San Francisco

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    Stop At: Apple Park Visitor Center, 10600 N Tantau Ave, Cupertino, CA 95014-0739

    A special space for visitors to the private Apple Park campus. It includes an Apple Store, Apple Café, and more

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Computer History Museum, 1401 N Shoreline Blvd, Mountain View, CA 94043-1311

    The museum is dedicated to preserving and presenting the stories and artifacts of the information age, and exploring the computing revolution and its impact on society.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Google Android Lawn Statues, 1981 Landings Dr, Mountain View, CA 94043-0801

    The Android lawn statues are a series of large foam statues near the Googleplex (Google's headquarters) in Mountain View.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Google Merchandise Store, 1981 Landings Dr, Mountain View, CA 94043-0801

    Store selling Google branded merchandise, located near the Googleplex (Google's headquarters) in Mountain View.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Hewlett Packard Garage, 367 Addison Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301-2706

    The HP Garage is a private museum where the company Hewlett-Packard was founded. Considered to be the "birthplace of Silicon Valley"

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Stanford University, 450 Serra Mall, Palo Alto, CA 94305-2004

    Stanford is known for its academic strength, wealth, selectivity, proximity to Silicon Valley, and ranking as one of the world's top universities.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Stanford Bookstore, 519 Lasuen Mall, Stanford, CA 94305, USA

    One-stop store carrying new & used textbooks, school supplies, technology, apparel & souvenirs. Also has a cafe and public restrooms.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Stanford Bookstore Cafe, 519 Lasuen Mall, Stanford, CA 94305, USA

    Lunch spot located inside Stanford University's bookstore

    Duration: 10 minutes
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    Departure Point
    Hilton San Francisco Union Square, 333 O'Farrell St, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Duration
    9h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Driver/guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
    • Entry/Admission - Computer History Museum
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled 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 37 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 27 August 2019

    The tour was cancelled 2 days in advance. I have seen in the previous reviews that this happens, I guess I was hoping this is not that common.More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Grigoruta P
    GaryAlan2019, Owner at Extranomical Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2019

    Grigoru - We are dreadfully sorry not to have been able to host you on a tour of Silicon Valley. As you suspected, it is an occasional event on new tours (we launched this a year ago) when not enough guests want to do the...More

    Reviewed 28 June 2019

    Our guide was Frank and he was amazing, from the minute we got on the bus he was giving us information and was very funny, this guy made the trip.We headed to Facebook and yes we knew before we went to the IT companies we...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Lynn W
    GaryAlan2019, Owner at Extranomical Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2019

    We've passed your kind words on to Frank. Love the Stanford Univ part of the tour! Tour with us again soon

    Reviewed 23 May 2019

    Do not take this tour, it is a total waste of money. We spent more time driving around in a van and random gift shops than anything else. Anyone can drive by these tech companies on their own. The companies are highly secured, so there...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank Matthew R
    GaryAlan2019, Owner at Extranomical Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2019

    So sorry to hear you were disappointed. We would love to do a bit more at the tech giant's campuses but none allow visitors past internal security on their very private grounds. Most guests enjoy the Instagram shots in front of their marque signs --...More

    Reviewed 24 November 2018

    I booked this tour in advance, and then at the last moment, it was cancelled because of insufficient number of bookings. I again rebooked the same tour as per their given date, and again at the last moment, it was cancelled, and then again third...More

    Date of experience: November 2018
    Thank Dharmendra S
    Reviewed 8 October 2018

    I am very dissatisfied with Extranomical Tours. They certainly do not live up to their "Satisfaction Guaranteed" puffery used on every website page. On Tuesday, we confirmed 2 tours by phone, the Wine Tour for Wednesday and the Silicon Valley 1-Day Tour from San Francisco...More

    Date of experience: October 2018
    Thank William O
    Extranomical, Manager at Extranomical Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

    First, we are glad you enjoyed your Redwoods and Wine Country tour with us. Regarding the Silicon Valley tour, we are sorry that it did not reach the minimum number of guests to run and that a replacement tour was unavailable. This is a wonderful...More

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    • Languages Offered: English
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