Half Day by the Bay: North Beach, Fisherman's Wharf & Scenic Bay Cruise

New tour

4 hours

Max 20

Why take this tour?


  • Immerse yourself in San Francisco's most beloved neighborhoods - the Italian district of North Beach and Fisherman's Wharf
  • Mix together history and culture in the company of an expert local guide going straight into the heart of San Francisco
  • Enjoy an hour-long Bay Cruise to the Golden Gate Bridge and around Alcatraz Island
  • Climb Lombard Street, take in incredible views over the Bay Area, and treat yourself to a chocolate tasting at Ghirardelli Square
  • Sites Visited
  • North Beach
  • Coit Tower (view)
  • Lombard Street
  • Ghirardelli Square
  • Fisherman's Wharf
  • Pier 39
  • Cruise around Alcatraz Island
  • Cruise to the Golden Gate Bridge
  • Tour Includes
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Expertly guided walking tour
  • Food tasting - Ghirardelli Chocolate
  • 1-hour Bay Cruise

Explore San Francisco with a local guide, before taking in the sights from the San Francisco Bay

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Meeting Point

Meeting Point Map ⟶

Meeting Point
255 Columbus Ave (Vesuvio Cafe) Meet to the right of the entrance of Vesuvio Cafe in Jack Kerouac Alley.

Please meet 15 minutes prior to the tour start time.


If you have any questions, please visit the FAQ page, or speak with our Global Contact Center at 1-888-683-8670.

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Is this tour accessible for wheelchairs, strollers or for those with mobility impairments?
Unfortunately due to the nature of this tour it is not suitable for guests with mobility impairments, or for wheelchairs or strollers. Please contact the Guest Experience team at [email protected] or call +39 068-596-0143 (Italy) or 888-683-8670 (USA) to make alternative arrangements.
Is there much walking on this tour?
This tour does involve walking. Guests should be able to walk at a moderate pace without difficulty and comfortable walking shoes are a must!
Could sites close on this tour?
Due to circumstances beyond our control, sites may occasionally close. We make every effort to stay as close to the advertised itinerary as possible but substitutions/omissions may be necessary.
Will we have a live guide for all of this tour?
The Bay Cruise portion of this tour is audio guided. You will not have a live guide during this section of the tour.