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Urban Trek USA

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Address: across from SF Visitors Center, (lower level of Hallidie Plaza), San Francisco, CA 94102
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Mon 09:30 - 16:45
Tue - Thu 09:30 - 16:00
Fri 09:30 - 16:45
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 13:30
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GET OFF THE TOUR BUS & URBAN TREK WITH US! Urban Trek USA's - small...

GET OFF THE TOUR BUS & URBAN TREK WITH US! Urban Trek USA's - small group (maximum of 7 people)- urban trek is an EXPERIENCE better than being aboard a tour bus or shuttle. An urban trek is a sightseeing & walking tour experience where you will use the city's public transportation system and walk around and learn about the different neighborhoods, see great views around the city, and have lunch or a coffee break at the best places in the neighborhood. You will feel almost like a local San Franciscan after your urban trek. Check the customized (private) urban trek for a party of four or more.

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GREAT INTRODUCTION TO SF

My husband and I did Tour 4 with Anton and found it to be a really great introduction to SF. He is the most efficient guide I have ever met and the pre-tour info was second to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Nottingham, United Kingdom

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I did Tour 4 with Anton and found it to be a really great introduction to SF. He is the most efficient guide I have ever met and the pre-tour info was second to none. He met us exactly where and when he said and we discovered that we were the only 2 on the tour. He... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing tour of San Francisco. You must do this if you come here. Anton is so knowledgable, and will tell you everything you need to know about SF. We visited so many things and anton gave us great history of all the spots, things we would have not done ourselves. We did urban trek no 4. Anton also gave... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time! Anton is a very knowledgeable guide who obviously loves his city! This is a moderately strenuous tour. I would recommend this to anyone who wants a well researched tour

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On 2 day trip to SF (first time). I was lucky being the only person on the day on Urban Trek I. Anton was very personable and easy to spend the day with. The walk was filled with history and information about the city which would have taken me weeks to research and days to complete. I believe that this... More 

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Toronto
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Anton took a couple of newbie tourists and got us oriented to the best of San Francisco. He's full of all the kind of information you can only get from someone who lives here and genuinely enjoys sharing it. He cares about your experience. It's great to walk around and see hidden gems. We would never have seen all we... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing five stars tour. Anton was a very knowledgeable and friendly guide. We felt like we were exploring and learning about San Francisco from a long-time friend. He had great suggestions for restaurants, bars, and bakeries in the various neighborhoods. We enjoyed visiting some unique neighborhoods we wouldn't have found on our own. Walking San Francisco is a great way... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I found this trip by searching for walking tours. I've found that I most enjoy exploring a new city with a knowledgeable local. I'd never been to San Francisco and I was overwhelmed by all the choices, neighborhoods, and recommendations. I wanted to know the best way to check out as many sites as possible in a short period of... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed 7 April 2017

Excellent walking tour to start your SFO visit. We did urban trek #4 with Antón Who gave us tons of Information sharing photos and stories about SFO early days. Antón is very enthusiastic and take care of every detail. Since we booked the tour, he was very kind in giving information about how to move and take care in SFO.... More 

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Granada, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Today I had the most wonderful experience exploring and getting to know the city, thanks to Anton. The tour was perfect in every way: it had history, fun and little known facts, and the most beautiful views of the city perfect for photo opts. Not to mention, Anton was completely prepared and added historical photos to the tour. He even... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

We had a really full day and we enjoyed every minute of it. I really liked the secret places he took us to, the restaurants he recommended, the fact that he took pictures of us and, of course, the great ice cream place at the end! I will definitely do the tour again if I ever revisit San Francisco!

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