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Free Tours by Foot

San Francisco, CA 94111
+1 415-295-2207
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A fun way to spend an afternoon

Led by Britt, Secrets, Scandals, and Scoundrels of San Francisco was a fun way to spend an... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Jane E
Get a real flavour of San Fran quicky.

Booked this 5 hour tour on line. Good communication via email confirmation/ reminders from this... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Fuzzy5
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Free Tours by Foot is the city's premier "Name-Your-Own-Price" walking tour! The tours cost nothing to sign up, and you pay whatever you think the tour was worth at the end of the tour. We have only the most fun and entertaining guides who want to make sure you have the best trip possible to the City by the Bay!
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  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“walking tour” (68 reviews)
“great tour” (74 reviews)
“gold rush” (29 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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San Francisco, CA 94111
SoMa
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+1 415-295-2207
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"interesting stories"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Led by Britt, Secrets, Scandals, and Scoundrels of San Francisco was a fun way to spend an afternoon. Britt is passionate about his material and delivered stories in an entertaining, engaging manner. He showed us a few gems hidden in plain sight such as the...More

Thank Jane E
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Booked this 5 hour tour on line. Good communication via email confirmation/ reminders from this company. Very clear when booking that it's approx 2hrs walk with 1hour break for lunch and approx further 2hours. Pros- great guide with excellent local knowledge of history and good...More

Thank Fuzzy5
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was about 2.5 hours of the downtown core. Guide was very informative regarding how the city got going during and after the gold rush. This was the scoundrels tour. Lots of good stories. Tour was worth it. I tipped $30 as I thought that's...More

Thank Mike L
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great walking tour. Britt was so friendly and very knowledgeable so we learnt lots about the city in a short time. Able to answer all our questions too. If you're heading to San Francisco then this tour is a must!

Thank JoPLondon
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made the One Day Tour across the main neighborhood of the city. Financial district, nob hill, china town, little italy and a fun ride on the cable car! Our guide Britt was so amazing, he told us a lot of stories about the city...More

Thank Ema_co88
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I have used this company in 4-5 different cities and they never ever disappoint. San Francisco was no different! We took 3 tours with Britt in the span of 2 days and we enjoyed every second. We did the bridge tour, the...More

Thank carolineeev
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A pay what you want walking tour. Our guide Britt was enthusiastic, knowledgeable and entertaining. The focus was history and architecture, not only what we were looking at but why it was there. Very enjoyable.

Thank Denise L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome tour. The tour with Britt was entertaining and he told many funny stories :) he also showed many places I wouldn't have seen otherwise. I can highly recommend taking the tour!

Thank Pascal S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went on the San Francisco one day tour. Was that good we came back and did another tour the next day. Guide was very informative and kept us entertained throughout

Thank Simon W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of four- two adults and two teenagers- had a great time on this tour! It covered the major parts of the city we hadn’t seen yet and was much better than just walking it ourselves. We learned so much and Britt is a...More

Thank Adam P
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South of Market (SoMa), has an urban and sophisticated
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for tech startups in the city, visitors will be able
to do more than just business - museums, top quality
restaurants, and the San Francisco Giants now call
this neighbourhood home. Most of its freeway-sized
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paulavalverde12
July 16, 2018|
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Response from 6400wendy | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I do not know the answer. Please note that you only pay whatever you wish at the end of the tour. No money is exchanged before that.
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Iris G
June 8, 2018|
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Response from HGam1 | Reviewed this property |
When I took the tour, we met at the corner of Montgomery and Clay. Near the Transamerica Pyramid.
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Angela W
June 6, 2018|
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Response from Lynda G | Reviewed this property |
The scandal’s tour would be great but feel free to ask the company. They should get back to you quickly.
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