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Cruisin' The Castro Walking Tours

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Cruisin' the Castro Walking Tours is San Francisco's premier LGBT tour company walking with PRIDE since 1989! Voted a top city tour and awarded the "Hall of Fame", by TripAdvisor! This easy, fun and fascinating 2 hour tour is the MOST comprehensive...more
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Tours meet at the Rainbow Flag Pole Landmark, Located on the corner of Castro & Market Streets, San Francisco, CA 94114
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This tour is terrific. Kathy is clearly an important figure in the neighborhood and has an excellent depth and breadth of knowledge of the history of the civil rights movement and LGBT history and culture. This tour is highly recommended for gay and straight alike.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lisa1125S
Reviewed 4 days ago

I booked to go on the Crusin' the Castro Walking Tour while I was on holiday in SF, after it being recommended by a friend. I honestly can't recommend this tour highly enough. Our guide Kathy met us at 10am under the large pride flag,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took our 4 teenage sons on this tour in the hope of learning more about the Castro’s role in the human rights movement. We thought Kathy was passionate, informed and friendly. The neighbourhood is great and we learnt a lot.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 771susanna
Reviewed 1 week ago

Did the tour together with my family from Germany. Kathy was great and very engaging. It's a shame how LGBTQ+ people still don't have the same rights throughout the U.S. and the world. Many interesting stories about about LGBTQ+ movement in San Francisco. Only downside:...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank memanu-1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tour guide Kathy was awesome. Her language was inclusive and sensitive to the diverse beauty of our community. This tour is a MUST for those identifying as LGBT. She was patient and allowed time for patrons to ask, explore and really feel the information being...More

Thank iskbeins
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kathy was an incredible guide - she was welcoming, funny and engaging. She is passionate and committed to the principles of diversity and inclusion. We learned so much - especially how far we still have to go to fight against discrimination on the basis of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Cecile C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cannot rate this tour highly enough. It was not only an informative tour, but it had great passion behind it. Our tour guide (whose name escapes me at the moment but to whom I am forever grateful) did not recite her knowledge like a worn...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

This is an experience that people should not miss! Kathy is a very humble and kind woman who lives in Castro neighborhood since 20 years. She gave us so many informations about Castro’s history... she is part of the Castro ‘s history . We tried...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Kathy is fabulous and so knowledgeable about a range of topics, but particularly the history of Castro! She is kind and gentle and interested in all of her clients. She also has a great sense of humor. Loved it 🌈❤️

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Wanda L
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

We took this tour and absolutely loved it. Kathy is informed, witty and really approachable. The history of the Castro is extraordinary. An absolute must.

Date of experience: December 2018
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The Castro
A flourishing commercial area that acts as San
Francisco's LGBT community center and cultural heart,
the Castro is a neighbourhood welcome to everyone. As
one of the first predominantly LGBT neighbourhoods in
the United States and currently its largest, it
remains one of the epicenters of activism in the
nation. Grand theatres and glitzy shops now compete
with bars and fashionable eateries for attention,
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