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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)

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San Francisco Journeys' Tour #1: "The Grand Tour of San Francisco - Part 1"
49 ratings
4.9 average rating
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Marie
80 events
5 reviews
10 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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7 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Jun 02 2012

I bought 3 tickets for SF grand tour part one 4 weeks in advance! I drived one hour to SF from East Bay at an early morning on Saturday, paid for a bridge, then for parking to come and find nobody! I came 10 minutes before the sceduled time....continued

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144 events
2 reviews
27 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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53 events
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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9 events
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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16 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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ET
6 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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45 events
1 review
4 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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michael toy
37 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
158 events
45 reviews
57 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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36 events
34 reviews
11 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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36 events
34 reviews
11 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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blackstaffx Red Velvet
89 events
10 reviews
67 stars
attended Mar 22 2014

Fantastic experience! Monika is true SF historian- her passion for the city shows in her tour! Thank you Monika for a wonderful day!

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leoc Red Velvet
49 events
7 reviews
2 stars
attended Jun 01 2013

Excellent!

The tour guide was an amazing fount of knowledge.

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28 events
6 reviews
1 stars
attended Aug 25 2012

Monika Trobits was an outstanding tour leader. She is very knowledgeable, fun to spend the day with, energetic, and personable. I learned so much about San Francisco: the history, architecture, culture, people, politics and transportation. We...continued

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121 events
2 reviews
12 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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43 events
1 review
29 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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48 events
45 reviews
7 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
44 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
14 reviews
8 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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