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A Friend in Town Tours

San Francisco, CA 94107
+1 510-533-9211
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An Excellent Day Seeing San Francisco and Muir Woods

We booked an 8 hour tour with Jesse to see San Francisco and Muir Woods. My wife and I, my mom... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jim F
Waterloo, Canada
via mobile
Enjoyable Experience!

Jesse with A Friend in Town gave us a vacation experience to remember! He was very knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Enjoy customized private tours of San Francisco (incl. places the big buses can't go), Napa& Sonoma wine country, Silicon Valley, Carmel, Big Sur. Unusual itineraries include: locales from Hitchcock's "Vertigo"; Russian River Wine Country; Filoli gardens. You can be picked up at your home, the airport, your hotel, even at your cruise ship dock--or dropped off there. We are especially accommodating to those with limited mobility, older folks, energetic children, foodies, photographers...and offer a warm dry alternative on rainy days. Come experience the off-the-beaten-path wineries where they'll treat you like VIPs, great gardens, legions of quaint Victorians, The Castro, hang-gliders, lighthouses, beautiful hidden vistas. Been here many times before? You still haven't seen all of our wonders.
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San Francisco, CA 94107
+1 510-533-9211

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked an 8 hour tour with Jesse to see San Francisco and Muir Woods. My wife and I, my mom, and two kids - 16 and 18 all had a great time. Jesse picked us up in a comfortable mini van, driving around the...More

Thank Jim F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jesse with A Friend in Town gave us a vacation experience to remember! He was very knowledgeable, accommodating and friendly. He shared information along the way that was very interesting and gave us tips at each stop. We marveled at the beautiful redwoods in Muir...More

Thank travel_m0m7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent an entire day with Jesse and headed from our Fisherman's Wharf location to Gilroy, Monterey, the Seventeen Mile drive, Carmel and the Bixby Bridge. During our day we learned a lot of history and trivia as well as saw some of the most...More

Thank LeftPinky
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across "A Friend in Town" while looking for options for touring San Fran. I knew where I wanted to go, but I wasn't sure how to navigate my way around San Fran. I booked with Jesse about a week ahead of time. It was...More

Thank Ron G
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We had a great time around San Francisco area in a record of time. I scheduled a 4 hours private tour with "A Friend in Town" after reading many reviews on Tripadvisor and also visiting individual web pages. Jesse War bit any other option. I...More

Thank GEL2013
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I thought a full day would be too much, but I was so wrong. Jesse made the day fly by, collected us direct from the ship right on time. He keep the tour interesting and informative, I had been to San Fran before but never...More

Thank Bob P
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Jesse did an outstanding job of customizing a city and Muir Woods tour that was perfect for me, my wife and twin 17 year old boys. My boys loved Jesse - he is a wealth of knowledge and passion of his city!

Thank Phil B
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Jesse did a wonderful job. We would highly recommend him for tours in San Francisco. The booking process was easy to use. He arrived on time with a very comfortable vehicle. He had a lot of knowledge about the history of the city. A wonderful...More

Thank kmbmab
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I can't imagine a better tour than Jesse's. He picked us up at our hotel in Redwood Shores, which is about 25 miles south of the city, and returned us to our hotel at the end of the day. Try to get that level of...More

Thank bobnterry2017
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

My family of five took a half day tour of San Francisco with Jesse and the tour was fantastic. My wife and I had previously toured with Jesse 6 years ago and we didn't hesitate to book a tour again with our family to see...More

Thank Wintwanderer
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