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Haight Ashbury Flower Power Walking Tour

750 Stanyan Street, Opposite The Stanyan Park Hotel, Outside McDonald’s Parking Lot On Waller, San Francisco, CA 94117
+1 888-832-0705
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The Haight Tour You'll Love

Stan is your man if you want a magical tour through the Haight. You'll get a great historical... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Leslie F
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Excellent historical tour

This was a fabulous tour. I only wish I had a tape recorder because there was so much information... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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This is your backstage pass to the coolest area in the universe! Stroll through the cosmic history of it all, from rock’n roll to art, fashion and architecture, this fantastic walking adventure gives you real insight into the cosmic draw of the Haight-Ashbury! The tour is approximately 60% hippy history and 40% general neighborhood history and architecture, but it is always 100% ‘far-out’ fun! Saunter along the same streets that Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, The Grateful Dead, Joni Mitchell and countless others etched their marks into the collective alternative culture and creativity of the 20th century! Approximately 12 blocks, final destination 2 blocks from the point of origin. A poetic and symbolic act of retracing the footsteps of so many, returning with greater understanding and heightened consciousness.
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Hours Today: 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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750 Stanyan Street, Opposite The Stanyan Park Hotel, Outside McDonald’s Parking Lot On Waller, San Francisco, CA 94117
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+1 888-832-0705

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stan is your man if you want a magical tour through the Haight. You'll get a great historical framework as to why this area attracted so many creatives in the 60's -and what all happened afterward. Anyone interested in the art, literature and music of...More

Thank Leslie F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a fabulous tour. I only wish I had a tape recorder because there was so much information and so much history packed into the tour that I can't possibly remember all of it. I took lots of pictures and immediately shared this with...More

Thank MotherinEden
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went on this tour with Stan Fluoride as part of a national history-social studies conference. This was actually the highlight of my conference as I am a "member" of this era. It was so fascinating and historically informative, and beyond that, it was so...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stan was our tour guide. The guy is not only a genius who lived through the Beat Generation, but he is also hysterical. You get such a great understanding of this neighborhood in the 60s from Stan. Friends who walked through Haight Ashbury neighborhood on...More

Thank Jackie S
Reviewed 6 November 2017

A fun and informative tour led by somebody who grew up in the area, still lives there and has a business on Haight. Sunny is very invested in the community and although she wasn't around in 1967, she brings an authentic vibe and keen insight....More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

My husband and I took the Flower Power Walking Tour with Pam. She grew up in this district and is very knowledgeable about the history of the neighborhood, architecture and the counter culture scene. Hearing the stories from someone who lived through the time period...More

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 16 October 2017

The Haight-Ashbury walking tour was a great experience thanks to guide Stan Floride who brings the memories and names alive with his lively knowledge of the famed area. His ability to guide us through the neighborhood where the Grateful Dead, Janis Joplin, Country Joe and...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Stannous was knowledgeable informative and generally an all nice person who knee his stuff I so enjoyed it thank you

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Educational and fun. Lots of walking. Very knowledgeable guide is from area and lived the history. Highly recommended.

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Thank Ira S
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Generally I like walking tours, and this was a good one. Informative and entertaining. Also quite long which is a good thing is you want value for money.

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Haight-Ashbury
The area surrounding the intersection of Haight and
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clothes, music, pop posters and body piercing shops.
While the Summer of Love ended decades ago,
Haight-Ashbury has turned into a melting pot of
hippies, hipsters, and professionals. Walking through
its streets can still feel like stepping back in time.
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Cmmfood
15 October 2017|
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Response from Pam B | Property representative |
Hello and apologies I missed this 9 days ago when you asked. It is $20/person and not sure which day you actually wrote but we DO go each Tuesday & Saturday at 10:30am and Friday @ 2pm, unless on the rare occasion we have... More
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Cmmfood
15 October 2017|
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Response from Glenn H | Reviewed this property |
I took the tour back in May. I just checked my receipt and it was $21.20. We met by the McDonald's by the Stanyan Park Hotel. 750 Stayan St. In Haight Ashbury. I think it cost about 6-8 bucks to take Uber from Bart, as I... More
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JohnsC5
3 April 2017|
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Response from Pam B | Property representative |
Hello John, We do have a 10:30 am tomorrow (TUESDAY) and it departs from the corner of Waller St. & Stanyan St. (just across Waller Street from the Stanyan Park Hotel located @ 750 Stanyan. If you got this message too late... More
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