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The Great Pacific Tour Co.

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  • Average7%
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“muir woods”(27 reviews)
“small bus”(6 reviews)
Since 1978, Great Pacific has been a special tour company. Founded on the belief that a vacation should be relaxing and special, Great Pacific has always provided affordable elegance and excellence. We have always used mini vans, specifically...more
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518 Octavia St, San Francisco, CA 94102-4314
Hayes Valley
+1 415-626-4499
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our guide Sasha was great, very funny and knowledgeable. Visited two wineries in Sonoma area and a tasty lunch at a nice restaurant in Sonoma. Had ample time to walk around the main square in Sonoma there is cheese, chocolate and more wine tasting shops....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever I’m in San Francisco I try to do a wine tour with my favourite tour guides - Great Pacific Tours - ask for Judith she is great. They pick you up at your hotel around 8am and take you to three wineries {a lunch...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this last minute as we were flying home the next day and didn't want to miss the sequoias. Our guide was Jim, he picked us (and the other guests) up on time. Gave us an interesting narrative en route to destinations and was...More

Thank awk2406
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They were very late, an hour, pleading traffic. Muir Woods is terrific. If all goes well, you get an hour. For Sausalito, half that. Both deserve more. And it is not cheap. Other reviews also mention how late they were. If you can, go on...More

Thank Texastravveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a nice way to get to Muir Woods, especially if you haven't made a reservation in advance. I especially liked the fact that you received your ticket from the guide so you can avoid any line at the ticket office. The small van...More

Thank pookala
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This trip was on a Saturday so our tour guide Jim said we could not do a number of things due to traffic. One miss was Lombard Street which didn’t look too crowded as we passed it. We were picked up 35 minutes late which...More

2  Thank pamey
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I've never done a wine country tour before since I usually drive there with friends but this time I decided to take this tour while my family was visiting from out of state. We all enjoyed this well organized tour that took us to 3...More

Thank rcarril
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

This was an awesome tour visited 3 wineries in Napa Valley, our tour guide was very informed and very pleasant. Highly recommend the vip tour well done Great Pacific!

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Reviewed 27 July 2018

Great value for the cost. Our guide was excellent in all respects. The Mondavi tour provided the experience of a large vineyard plus the production process. The Peju tour was a smaller vineyard and very personable. The lunch under the olive grove was an added...More

1  Thank alsuemac
Reviewed 25 July 2018

I've never been a "tour person" as I typically find them long and tedious (my short attention span I guess). However, I recently had the pleasure of taking a tour with my wife to Sonoma/Napa with the Great Pacific Tour Company. Our guide, whose name...More

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of an attractive boulevard on Octavia Street with a
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5 June 2018|
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Response from pksitrips | Reviewed this property |
They picked us up at our downtown hotel. Great tour, great service!!
Barbara M
6 February 2018|
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Response from Anne S | Reviewed this property |
No, it is a small van, very comfortable but seats 12 people only. The driver knows the clean places to stop, however....
3 March 2017|
Response from Doug S | Reviewed this property |
Great Pacific should be able to tell you where we dined in Carmel, a very nice covered outdoor patio with a variety of options, salads sandwiches, and entries all good. If you get name of restaurant, menu will be on line or... More