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A Friend in Town Tours

San Francisco, CA 94107
+1 510-533-9211
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Great Custom Silicon Valley Tour

Thank you for a great trip! It was exactly what we had in mind and your detailed knowledge of the... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2015
Melbourne, Australia
Perfect day in a perfect city...

I am so thrilled that we booked Jesse for a private tour! We really didn't want to ride around... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2014
New Bern, North Carolina, United States
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Reviewed 16 January 2015

Thank you for a great trip! It was exactly what we had in mind and your detailed knowledge of the area made it really insightful. Appreciate your flexibility in customizing it for us. We had a fantastic tour. If you're looking to see anything in...More

Thank LeslieCBarry
Reviewed 8 November 2014

I am so thrilled that we booked Jesse for a private tour! We really didn't want to ride around with a bunch of people on an impersonal tour and so I found Jesse! It was great. Jesse really knows his city and it's so obvious...More

Thank LauraAnn76
Reviewed 28 October 2014

We contacted Jesse and booked our 8 hr city tour weeks in advance. We received a prompt confirmation followed by a receipt for our deposit but the amount was not filled in. Not a problem since we kept our PayPal receipt. We received no further...More

Thank Ron S
Jesse W, Owner at A Friend in Town Tours, responded to this review

My usually reliable minivan was in for a routine check-up...my mechanic recommended I not drive it until he replaced the leaky radiator. I'm sorry for the missed communications and that renting a car caused a 45?-minute delay in my arrival. Glad, however, that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 25 October 2014

Book a day trip with Jesse in August 2014 Jesse picked me up from my hotel and we planned our day. He was so flexible with itinerary and nothing was too much trouble. No rushing at the places I wanted to stop at and no...More

1  Thank Maureen D
Reviewed 14 October 2014

We spent an amazing day with Jesse touring his home town of San Francisco. Jesse was so passionate and knowledgeable about San Francisco. We discovered ‘A Friend in Town’ via Google and then research on Trip Advisor and when I contacted Jesse I knew he...More

1  Thank Giggleslea
Reviewed 5 October 2014

We found Jesse over the internet and built up a good rapport with him before we left Australia so we felt very comfortable seeing San Francisco and California with him as it was our first time to the USA. We booked a half day San...More

1  Thank casula
Reviewed 27 September 2014 via mobile

There was a group of 5 of us and most had not been to Sam Fan before so we wanted to do a day tour so we did not have drive or take a taxi. This was the best idea!! Jessie was great he has...More

1  Thank Sinatralis
Reviewed 24 September 2014

My sister and I had Jesse for a tour of San Francisco, oh my goodness he was beyond brilliant, so knowledgable not only about the current sites, but also historically - he was amazing. I can highly recommend him.i

1  Thank 222yvonne222
Reviewed 12 September 2014

Jesse was our guide for the half day city tour in San Francisco at the end of August. He began to share the history of the city and sights from the minute we started to drive away from the hotel. Jesse was very accommodative to...More

Thank SueL2012
Reviewed 14 August 2014

I've been to S.F. quite a few times and thought I'd seen most of it. I took my sister there in August and since we didn't have much time in the city, I looked for a private tour. Regrettably, I don't recall exactly how I...More

2  Thank Dorothy O
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