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Vampire Tour of San Francisco provided by The Vampire Tour of San Francisco

Vampire Tour of San Francisco

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  • You'll start at
    1100 California St
    1100 California St, San Francisco, CA 94108, USA
    We meet on the corner of California & Taylor Streets, on the side of the street where the park is, across the street from Grace Cathedral.
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  • 1
    Grace Cathedral
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Nob Hill
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 3
    Huntington Park
    Stop: 20 minutes
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  • 4
    Huntington Park
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 5
    Pacific Union Club
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 6
    Hotel Fairmont San Francisco
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 7
    The InterContinental Mark Hopkins building
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • You'll end at
    InterContinental Mark Hopkins San Francisco
    999 California St, San Francisco, CA 94108, USA
    The tour ends one block from where it begins.
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Important Information
Departure Point
1100 California St, San Francisco, CA 94108, USA
90–120 minutes
Return Details
InterContinental Mark Hopkins San Francisco, 999 California St, San Francisco, CA 94108, USA
  • Local guide
  • Snacks
  • Entry/Admission - Grace Cathedral
  • Entry/Admission - Pacific Union Club
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Additional Info
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Operates in all weather conditions except heavy rain. Please dress appropriately. Nob Hill can get very cold at night.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • No health restrictions.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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KaylaD139 wrote a review Oct. 2020
Seattle, Washington3 contributions1 helpful vote
Well, I am honestly shocked to share we purchased tickets for October 3, 2020's tour and got stood up. We waited at the corner of Taylor and California (pee the directive of the tickets) for thirty minutes, hoping to see a vampire walk up with her famous candles but nothing.
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Response from vampiretour, Owner at Vampire Tour of San Francisco
Responded Oct. 5, 2020
I am very sorry to read this review. I did not stand the visitors up. The tour has not been operating since March when we were told to stay home, and if we must go out, to wear a mask and keep 6 feet apart. I even contacted the online companies who sell tickets to the tour, including Eventbrite and Viator, when this order was first given, and confirmed with them that the tour would not be operating until the pandemic is over. Everyone I spoke with said that this is what they expected, and I told them that I would contact them again when I was able to be conducting the tour again. I was notified of this reservation the same day the reservation was for, Saturday afternoon, and responded to Eventbrite's message immediately to remind them that the tour was not operating. Their email came as a "no reply" so my response came back to me only. I wrote to the customer right away and replied that tickets should not have been sold to the tour because of the pandemic. The customer called me at about 7:40 that night, 20 minutes before the tour would have begun. I told her that I was surprised that Eventbrite sold tickets to the tour since we are still under instructions not to gather in groups. I attempted to contact Eventbrite, but none of the phone numbers listed were in service. I went on their website to find an email address or another phone number so I could contact them and let them know that I still am not operating the tour. I could not find an email address on the website or a phone number to call and speak with someone. When I spoke with the customer on the phone, she was very nice about it and said not to worry and she understood. She said that since they were in San Francisco, they would have no trouble finding something else to do. As a small business owner, I know how important it is to obey the law, especially in a crisis situation. I have even added a message on the first page of my website in red letters that the tour is not operating due to the Corona Virus until we are told it is safe to do so, and I have sent out posts every so often on my Facebook page reminding people that the tour is not operating until we are told we can gather in groups again. I just sent another one out the other day. Please do not penalize me for obeying the law and doing what we have been asked to do by the government. According to the adage, the customer's always right. This customer does have a right to be upset, but not at me. Please do not fault me for this. I am still trying to contact Eventbrite to clear this up. Thank you.
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Ellen C wrote a review Nov. 2019
Brisbane, California1 contribution
I grew up near San Francisco. There is much about the city that I never knew. On a whim, I decided to spend Halloween on the Vampire Tour up on Nob Hill. I never go to Nob Hill. I've probably been to the Fairmont once to see a show. I was concerned about parking and driving up
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Date of experience: October 2019
Response from vampiretour, Owner at Vampire Tour of San Francisco
Responded Nov. 2, 2019
Thanks so much for this review, Ellen! I'm so glad you came on the tour and enjoyed it!
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KKD SFO wrote a review Jun. 2019
San Francisco, California546 contributions412 helpful votes
We’ve done the Vampire tour twice...had fun! Felt sorry for out of towners clad in shorts and flip flops. The wind is whipping on Nob Hill in the summer. The walking tour is full of San Francisco history...facts and fiction.
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Date of experience: May 2019
heather w wrote a review May 2018
3 contributions2 helpful votes
My friends surprised me with the tour and it's something I will never forget. Mina is a vivid storyteller and so knowledgable. We learned so much about the secret history of SF. She made it so engaging and her passion is infectious. Afterwards we got drinks at the Tonga Room
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Date of experience: May 2018
2 Helpful votes
Jubo1091 wrote a review May 2018
Los Angeles, California6 contributions17 helpful votes
A great experience! Mina was so informative and engaging while giving us a fun perspective on the always interesting and sometimes spooky history of the Nob Hill buildings. We really enjoyed her enthusiasm and energy while telling us secrets of old San Francisco. Very enjoyable
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Date of experience: April 2018
4 Helpful votes
About the operator

Don’t take it from us – here’s what people have to say about this operator.

By: The Vampire Tour of San Francisco
Kerry D
Loved it! Enjoyed another fun corner of SF: Haunted Nob Hill
Hot Tip: Brr....esp in the summer - Wear Layers...and parking on Nob Hill can be tres Cher. Street parking is rare.
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Fun night!
Loved that there was so much information of the area given to us. Enjoyed the costumes worn by so many of the grou
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Steer Clear
We thought this would be interesting. An older woman in her 60s calls herself Mina Parker. The stories are silly
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Key Details
  • Duration: 90–120 minutes
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English
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