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Top 12 Insider’s Picks in San Francisco – Fun SF Tours

Updated January 2016

If you’re planning a visit to San Francisco, here are 12 really great tours that you can take to see San Francisco and the Bay Area, including trips to Muir Woods, Napa Valley and Yosemite National Park. This is a perfect time to be in San Francisco.

Enjoy your moment of Zen – the 90-second video above shows the Golden Gate Bridge (one of the world’s top tourist attractions) with waves lapping on the shore. Take a moment to relax, sit back and visualize being there and consider taking one of these fun San Francisco Tours:

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San Francisco Holiday Travel – Save on Fun City Tours & Day Trips

Anytime is a good time to visit San Francisco, the beautiful “City By the Bay.” My mom and sister came out to visit us in SF recently from London, so we were busy researching fun things to do and looking for ways to save them money . If you’re planning on visiting San Francisco during the Holiday Season (or if you’re a local looking for fun things to do) and want to save some money, here are a few FUN SF Bay Area sightseeing tours that we came across that offer good value (save up to 30% on selected tours) including:

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Top 15+ Fun Things To Do in San Francisco – Now is a Great Time to Visit

September and October are great times to visit San Francisco – the cool summer fog is gone. And in nearby Sonoma and Napa Valley Wine Country, harvest season is in full swing. As locals, we love playing tourist for the day – the “city by the bay” and surrounding areas offer so many fun things to do and see. Here are a few suggestions for visitors and locals alike:

1. Take a fun Alcatraz and San Francisco City Tour. Book early because it sells out almost every day. Once an infamous Federal Penitentiary, Alcatraz (“The Rock” ) was home to Al “Scarface” Capone, George “Machine Gun” Kelly and Robert “The Birdman” Stroud.The “Cell Block” audio walking tours are fascinating. See famous waterfront views of San Francisco Bay and the beautiful Golden Gate Bridge. Visit fun local attractions, including Chinatown, Fisherman’s Wharf, Victorian homes, North Beach… and more!

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Summer Family Fun – Giant Redwoods & Ladybugs at Muir Woods, California

If you’re visiting from out of town – or living here in the SF Bay Area – and looking for something FUN to do this Summer with your family, don’t miss a trip to Muir Woods – located in Marin, approximately 12 miles north of the Golden Gate Bridge. The Giant Redwoods are magnificent and your kids will love the Ladybugs that migrate here every Summer. If you don’t want to hassle with driving and parking, take a Muir Woods Tour. Enjoy Fun Hiking Trails too – there are trails for all levels. Which one is your favorite?

More Info and Pictures of Muir Woods and Giant Redwoods

Take a Fun Muir Woods Tour

Check out the Ladybugs at Muir Woods

 

 

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