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San Francisco Journeys' Tour #1: The Grand Tour of San Francisco - Part 1 Reviews

Downtown San Francisco via San Francisco Journeys (San Francisco, CA)

Reviews & Ratings

49 ratings
4.9 average rating
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74 events
5 reviews
4 stars
attended May 26 2012

Get ready to walk alot. Some uphill walking, stairs, all at a medium pace. This tour was advertised to be 6 hours long but we went 7.5 hours. The guide is very knowledgeable. She is like a walking encyclopedia and loves what she does. If you love...continued

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1 review
16 stars
attended Oct 27 2012

Excellent tour! I purchased this tour with the thought of providing a good overview of SF for a visiting friend who has a professional background in historical preservation and architecture. Monica's in depth knowledge of history and accuracy of...continued

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10 reviews
6 stars
attended Jun 09 2012

Great way to learn about San Francisco!!! perfect combination of walking and taking public transportation. Very knowledgeable guide.....Highly recommended

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6 reviews
22 stars
attended Apr 06 2013

Monica was awesome! My husband and I have come to SF for the last 5 years for our anniversary and never knew half of what Monica told us. We learned so much from her and she made our day memorable. It was an all day event well worth the $$$$. ...continued

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11 events
3 reviews
0 stars
attended May 26 2012

We've lived in the Bay area (Oakland) for 40 years, and have visited San Francisco many times. But we knew relatively little about the history of San Francisco, and how this relates to the city's current layout and appearance. Monika, our...continued

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4 events
1 review
2 stars
attended Jun 16 2012

Fascinating tour of San Francisco's neighborhoods. Monika makes San Francisco's history come alive. Whether you are a new or repeat visitor to San Francisco, Monika will give you a new perspective of the city.

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41 events
1 review
3 stars
attended Jun 02 2012

I fully recommend this tour if you want to get a good overall view of San Francisco. I moved here couple of months ago and haven't had a chance to wonder around much. Now I feel I know my way so much better. In addition to walking around and great...continued

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33 events
1 review
1 stars
attended Jun 03 2012

Monika is a fabulous tour guide! She is extremely friendly, knowledgeable, and a super cool guide to have around. Don't miss it!

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April Alexander Red Velvet
127 events
44 reviews
30 stars
attended Jun 22 2013

We LOVED our guide and we LOVED this terrific tour through neighborhoods and areas of San Francisco! If you are not very familiar with the city but want to see it all (safely) and confidently, this is the way to do it! GREAT DAY! Funnny and...continued

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34 reviews
9 stars
attended Apr 26 2014

Monica does it all right. Her enthusiasm and love for the city is matched by her organization and knowledge. This is one of the best ways to spend a day in San Francisco. You will come away not only with a history and appreciation for the city...continued

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34 reviews
9 stars
attended Jun 01 2013

Put on your walking shoes and join Monica for an absolutely fantastic day. This woman has boundless energy and great information. She loves this city and her greatest joy is sharing it with others. You will not be disappointed.

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7 reviews
2 stars
attended Jun 01 2013

Excellent!

The tour guide was an amazing fount of knowledge.

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Goldstar Member Red Velvet
105 events
2 reviews
10 stars
attended Oct 14 2012

This tour is a must for visitors and locals alike. Monica is a walking encyclopedia on San Francisco, but with humor. Wear comfortable shoes, bring your camera and be prepared to learn a lot about this amazing city.

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33 events
1 review
17 stars
attended Nov 04 2012

The tour took us all over the city by foot and bus. It was a fantastic experience. The guide was incredibly knowledgeable about the history and details of the city. She was a compelling story teller and her enthusiasm for the city was...continued

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42 reviews
5 stars
attended Nov 04 2012

We were able to see so many different areas of San Francisco on this tour. And really experience them unlike just sitting on a bus. Monika took care of everything. She is very knowledgeable about the history and architecture of the city. We...continued

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Irina
42 events
22 reviews
9 stars
attended Aug 05 2012

Loved the tour! Monica was very nice and very knowledgeable. This was my first visit to San Francisco and I'm glad I took the tour - I learned a lot and saw a lot of beautiful places. Highly reccomended .

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29 events
13 reviews
5 stars
attended May 19 2012

It was a great 6 hours first tour of two of SF...greart use of transit, the old street cars, the cable cars, and buses. The guide has great historic stories of the history of the city from a century ago through the present. I'm looking forward to...continued

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34 events
10 reviews
4 stars
attended Nov 23 2012

I learned so much history about the city that I loved.

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6 reviews
1 stars
attended Aug 19 2012

This was a fabulous tour of San Francisco. We were so impressed with Monika's knowledge about
the history of San Francisco. Her use of old
pictures to show us how it was so added to the
enjoyment. We loved lunch on Hayes Street.
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7 events
5 reviews
1 stars
attended Jul 29 2012

My husband and I love tours led by passionate, knowledgeable, lively tour guides. We've been on lots of tours all over the world so when this tour popped up online, we said let's do it. We both agree that Monika is one of the very best, most...continued

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