San Francisco North Beach food and history walking tour
Excursions & day trips

San Francisco North Beach food and history walking tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Explore North Beach with an expert guide
  • Visit Colombus Tower and The National Shrine of Saint Francis of Assisi
  • Try biscotti at Stella Pastry & Cafe and pizza at Golden Boy Pizza
What to expect

Enjoy a history and food tour of San Francisco's famous North Beach. Try local foods, see how these culinary delights are made and learn the behind-the-scenes of this vibrant neighborhood.

Stops include:

  • Colombus Tower (Sentinel Building): admire the copper green Flatiron-style building home to Zoetrope film studio (co-founded by Francis Ford Coppola and George Lucas)
  • The National Shrine of Saint Francis of Assisi: admire the exquisite murals executed by the Italian fin-de-siècle painter and illustrator Luigi Brusatori
  • Stella Pastry & Café: get the chance to taste the biscotti or cookie of the day with coffee or espresso
  • Washington Square: talk about the history of the statues in the park and why there are time capsules buried here
  • Golden Boy Pizza: grab a bite at one of the best pizza places in town
  • City Lights Booksellers & Publishers: explore the inside of this store and learn about rich "beat generation"
  • Jack Kerouac Alley: take pictures of the Jack Kerouac Alley, with its well-known murals and gratifies
  • The Stinking Rose: visit this restaurant known for its love of garlic and take the chance to taste any garlic
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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Brunch
    • Coffee and/or tea
    • Alcoholic Beverages
    What's not included
    • Gratuities (optional)
    • Hotel pick-up/drop-off
    Reduced price
    • Children (ages 5-11)
    • Infants (ages 0-4): free
    Where

    916 Kearny St, San Francisco, CA 94133, USA

    Meeting point:

    Please arrive 15 minutes before tour departure time.

    When
    • Daily: 2.00pm - 4.00pm
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Gray Line San Francisco
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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