Muir Woods Tour of California Coastal Redwoods

Highlights: 

– Muir Woods entrance ticket included 

– Up to 90 minute in Muir Woods National Monument(the most of any company!) 

– Explore the ancient 1000‐year‐old California redwood trees

Venture north over the Golden Gate Bridge to an isolated canyon filled with ancient coastal redwood trees, also known as Muir Woods National Monument. Enjoy solitude and peace, through the cool, moist air, as you stroll through 1000-year-old trees towering 260 feet tall. Experience the awe and wonder as
you are treated through Northern California’s signature fog, while you wander in and out of the Mother Nature’s redwood alleyways. 

The canopy of coastal redwoods soaring above will stimulate all of your senses as you journey through a piece of ancient California history. You will never forget the crisp, fresh redwood fragrance that will surround you on your journey to the majestic Muir Woods National Monument. Entrance fee into Muir
Woods included in the tour.

Lastly, enjoy a scenic drive through the quaint seaside town of Sausalito – a Mediterranean-like village harbored across the San Francisco Bay, famous for its sweeping views, timeless sophistication, local boutiques and cafes. (As an option—Extend your time and add on the Ferry return. Dine for lunch and
enjoy shopping! Return to San Francisco at your own leisure. Additional $13.00 per person)

Muir Woods Tour with Add‐ons:

– Buffet Lunch: Enjoy a buffet style lunch at Fisherman’s Wharf’s newest local hot spot – Lefty’s Bar and Grill. This all-you-can-eat buffet takes your average ho-hum buffet experience and really cranks it up, combining the variety of a traditional buffet and local favorites surrounded by sky-high baseball murals and memorabilia! Truly the perfect family lunch spot to chow down and relax after your Muir Woods excursion! Click Here for Menu – Buffet
Menu ($30.00 Additional)
– Golden Gate Bay Cruise: San Francisco Bay as you enjoy the city skyline, views of Alcatraz Island and sail under the Golden Gate Bridge. On the Golden Gate Bay Cruise, you’ll discover the city’s colorful history and world famous landmarks with personal headphone audio in 16 languages. During the Golden Gate Bay Cruise, you may also experience up-close wildlife encounters including seagulls, pelicans, and sea lions. At times, you may see even harbor porpoises and whales, so be alert! (Golden Gate Bay Cruise is an open ticket with various departure times throughout the day; $34.00 Additional)
– Sausalito Ferry Ticket: Add a 30-minute Ferry ride back to San Francisco to enjoy personal time for shopping, and lunch at one of the many seaside restaurants. ($13.00 Additional)  

Tour Details:
Days of Operation: Daily
Departure Time: 9:00am, 11:00am, 2:00pm
Duration: 3.5 Hours
Includes: Muir Woods Entrance Fee ($15.00/person); Pickup at most San Francisco hotels and SFO Airportarea hotels

3‐1 Muir Woods, Sausalito with Half Day Wine Country Experience

Take a trip out of San Francisco for the day, and enjoy 2 of our most popular tour excursions combined in one day!  

Highlights: 

– Visit the best of the Bay Area 

– California’s Redwoods, Wine Tasting & Sausalito style!

– Enjoy 90 minutesin Muir Woods National Monument(Entrance ticket included).

– Wine tastings plus exclusive cave tour (All tastings included). 

Your day starts with a scenic drive over the Golden Gate Bridge to an isolated canyon filled with ancient coastal redwood trees also known as Muir Woods National Monument! Enjoy solitude and peace, through the cool, moist air, as you stroll through 1000-year-old trees towering 260 feet tall. Experience
the awe and wonder as you are treated through Northern California’s signature fog, while you wander in and out of the Mother Nature’s redwood alleyways. 

We believe this once-in-a-lifetime visit shouldn’t be rushed. Other tour operators make a brief stop at Muir Woods 

— we ensure you have enough time to really make the most of the experience with up to 1.5 hours to explore! The canopy of coastal redwoods soaring above will stimulate all of your senses as you journey through a piece of ancient California history. You will never forget the crisp, fresh redwood fragrance that will surround you on your journey to the majestic Muir Woods National Monument. 

– Entrance fee into Muir Woods included in price ($15.00/person) 

– Enjoy up to 1.5 hour of leisure time in Muir Woods

Next, enjoy a 1-hour lunch break in Sausalito, the seaside Mediterranean-like village harbored across the San Francisco Bay famous for its sweeping views, timeless sophistication, local boutiques and cafes. We will provide you with a list of some of our favorite local eateries! Don’t forget to snap a few panoramic
shots of the picturesque San Francisco skyline in the distance! 

Ready to “wine-down?” Next, we head North into the vine-covered hillsides of one of Sonoma Valley – world’s most renowned wine producing regions! During your venture, you will visit 2 of our favorite wineries for wine tastings and an exclusive estate tour! Experience the inner workings of the wineries and their family history in Napa & Sonoma Valley, as an expert wine host walks you through the fermentation process, barrel aging, bottling, and of course
tastings of some award winning varietals! At each winery, enjoy up to 3-5 tastings of their signature blends. 

 – All Wine Tasting Fees included in price (2 Wineries)

 – Winery cave and estate tour included in price 

Sit back, relax, and enjoy the scenic drive back over the Golden Gate Bridge and into San Francisco as the sun slowly starts to set into the Pacific Ocean!
You’ll be back in San Francisco before dinner time so be ready to head out for a night on the town!  

Tour Details:
Days of Operation: Daily
Departure Time: 9:00am
Duration: 8Hours
Includes:

  • Muir Woods Entrance Fee ($15.00/person)
  • All Wine Tasting Fees
  •  Winery Estate Tour
  •  Visit will include 2
  • winery venues – Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards, Madonna Estate or Jacuzzi Family
    Vineyards.
  • Pickup at most San Francisco hotels and SFO Airport-area hotels

Half Day Wine Country Experience

Highlights:
– Get out of San Francisco and enjoy a half day excursion to the Napa & Sonoma Wine Country!
– Enjoy tastings at 2 wineries(All wine tastingsfeesincluded).
– Exclusive winery cave toursincluded!

Get out of San Francisco and enjoy a half day excursion to Wine Country! This tour is designed for guests who don’t want to dedicate their entire day in Wine Country, or only visiting for a short time.

Start your day around lunch time as we head North to enjoy a scenic drive over the Golden Gate Bridge. Next, we drive through the beautiful seaside town of Sausalito, the Mediterranean-like village harbored across the San Francisco Bay and famous for its sweeping views on our way to Wine Country. 

As the vine-covered hillsides come into view, you will visit 2 of our favorite wineries for wine tastings and an exclusive estate tour at Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards, Madonna Estate or Jacuzzi Family Winery. 

Experience the inner workings of the wineries and their family history in Napa & Sonoma Valley, as an expert wine host walks you through the fermentation process, barrel aging, bottling, and of course tastings of some award winning varietals! At each winery, enjoy up to 3-5 tastings of their signature
blends.

– All Wine Tasting Fees included in price (2 Wineries)

– Winery cave and estate tour included in price

The day concludes with a scenic drive back over the Golden Gate Bridge and into San Francisco as the sun slowly starts to set into the Pacific Ocean!

 

Panoramic Golden Gate Bay Cruise with Half Day Wine Country

– Golden Gate Bay Cruise: San Francisco Bay as you enjoy the city skyline, views of Alcatraz Island and sail under the
Golden Gate Bridge. On the Golden Gate Bay Cruise, you’ll discover the city’s colorful history and world famous
landmarks with personal headphone audio in 16 languages. During the Golden Gate Bay Cruise, you may also
experience up-close wildlife encounters including seagulls, pelicans, and sea lions. At times, you may see even harbor
porpoises and whales, so be alert! (PACKAGE START TIME – 10:00am Golden Gate Bay Cruise; 12:00pm Half Day Wine
Country) 

Tour Details:
Days of Operation: Daily
Departure Time: 12:00pm
Duration: 5 Hours (Approx.)
Includes:
– All Wine Tasting Fees
– Winery Estate Tour
– Visit will include 2 winery venues – Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards, Madonna Estate or Jacuzzi Family
Vineyards.
– Pickup at most San Francisco hotels and SFO Airport-area hotels

Discover Wine Country Tour (Full Day)

Highlights:

– A Wine Lover’s Paradise ‐ Enjoy Both Napa and Sonoma Valley’s in One Day!
– Exclusive estate tours and wine tastings at 3 of our favorite wineries! (All tastingsincluded)
– Leave the driving to us ‐ Complimentary hotel pick up at most hotelsin San Francisco provided

Unwind and soak up the stunning scenery as we journey north into Napa and Sonoma Valley, two of the most prized wine regions of Northern California. During your venture, enjoy wine tasting and exclusive estate tours of three of our favored wineries: Madonna Estate, Robert Mondavi, and Andretti Winery.

MADONNA ESTATE WINERY – Since 1922 the Bartolucci Family has consistently created a perfect marriage of grapes and wine at Madonna Estate. Located in the world-renowned Carneros region, an area known for its fertile lands and cool climate, the Bartolucci family has found success with their organically
grown grapes and Estate Bottled wines. In addition to practicing natural farming methods, they also combine traditional and modern wine making techniques. As the third oldest wine making family in the Napa Valley, it is important to them that they continue the commitment to farm naturally and preserve
the wine making traditions of past generations.

ROBERT MONDAVI WINERY ‐ Regarded as the father of California’s wine industry, Robert Mondavi was a true champion of the region and helped to bring it the worldwide acclaim and attention it now enjoys. His eponymous winery continues to honor his legacy with delicious vintages, including multi-award winning Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon wines.

During a lunch break, we’ll make a stop at V. Marketplace in Yountville, where you will enjoy leisure time to explore and have lunch! The destination affords a wonderful variety of eclectic dining options and oneof-a-kind boutique shops and local art galleries. Relax and fuel up before our visit to our final winery venue. (Option to add lunch available)

ANDRETTI WINERY ‐ Nestled alongside a quiet country lane in the heart of the legendary Napa Valley, Andretti Winery exudes old world charm as it whisks wine lovers back in time to a slower pace of life. Modeled after a rambling Italian village, the winery conjures up the boyhood home of its namesake, Mario
Andretti, the finest race car driver of all time.

At each winery you will spend approximately 1-hour for tour and tasting. Sit back, relax, and enjoy a scenic drive over the Golden Gate Bridge on your way back into San Francisco

Discover Wine Country Tour with Lunch Add‐on

Save time on finding a restaurant during your lunch break. Add lunch onto your day trip with a stop at a local favorite right in the middle of the historic V. Marketplace in Yountville. Dine at Celebrity Chef Michael Chiarello’s newest culinary marketplace – Ottimo Napa Valley! Enjoy items from a variety of Californian-inspired dishes ranging from Sandwiches, Pastas and Seafood (Optional lunch ‐ $35.00 per person; Includes appetizer, entree, beverage, tax & gratuities.)

Tour Details: 

Days of Operation: Daily
Departure Time: 9:00am
Duration: 8 Hours (Approx.)
Includes:
– All wine tasting fees at 3 wineries
– Winery estate tours
– Pickup at most San Francisco hotels and SFO Airport-area hotels
Winery partners include: Robert Mondavi Winery, Madonna Estate Winery, Andretti Winery, (Winery
venues subject to change pending private and seasonal events.)

Monterey and Carmel – Scenic California Coastline Tour

Highlights: 

    – Stunning coastline views along the scenic Highway 1

    – Historic Monterey with time to explore the world‐famous Monterey Bay Aquarium

   –  Enjoy quaint Carmel‐by‐the‐Sea for the ultimate California coastal experience

Travel with us down California’s rugged coast, known as Highway 1. This stunning drive affords one amazing view after another. Enjoy the winding roads down the coastline as you sit comfortably in our luxury tour coach. Soak in a bit of California history at Cannery Row. Enjoy the many local seafood restaurants, attractions, and shopping options during a stop in Monterey.

Continuing on down the coast, take in the cliffside outlooks of Pacific Grove, 17 Mile Scenic Drive, and even enjoy the views from the world-renowned Pebble Beach Golf Course. Next, we venture to Carmelby-the-Sea where you will experience the sweeping views of this very quaint, art-loving town. 17 Mile Scenic Drive entrance fee included in tour price.

We invite you to join us on this wondrously scenic tour as you enjoy bits of California’s history and pristine vista points of interest. 

– Pacific Ocean 

– Monterey’s Cannery Row 

– Monterey’s Old Fisherman’s Wharf 

– Monterey Bay Aquarium (Ticket cost not included in tour)

– Pacific Grove 

– 17-Mile Drive 

– Pebble Beach Golf Resort 

– Seal Rock 

– Lone Cypress 

– Mission Carmel 

– Carmel by the Sea 

– Silicon Valley

Tour Details: 

Days of Operation: Monday, Wednesday, Saturday
Departure Time: 9:00am
Duration: 11 Hours (Approx.)
Includes: 
17 Mile Drive Entrance Fee; Pickup at most San Francisco hotels and SFO Airport-area hotels 

Super Saver Combo Tour

Combine a Muir Woods Tour with a Classic Hop On Off City Tour for a full day of sightseeing!

Highlights: 

– Enjoy a visit to Muir Woods National Monument with up to 90 minutes of time to explore 

– Entrance ticket into Muir Woodsincluded 

– See all of San Francisco’s most famoussiteslike the Golden Gate Bridge, Golden Gate Park, Chinatown and more from a double‐decker bus!

Join us on our exciting full day trip as we venture north over the Golden Gate Bridge to an isolated canyon filled with ancient coastal redwood trees, also known as Muir Woods National Monument. Enjoy solitude and peace,through the cool, moist air, as you strollthrough 1000‐year‐old trees towering 260 feettall. Combine your sightseeing excursion with a Hop On/Off City Tour experience to some ofthe mostfamous sites in San Francisco!

The canopy of coastal redwoods soaring above will stimulate all of your senses as you journey through a piece of ancient California history. You will never forget the crisp, fresh redwood fragrance that will surround you on your journey to the majestic Muir Woods National Monument. Entrance fee into Muir Woods included in the tour.

Then enjoy a drive through the quaint seaside town of Sausalito – a Mediterranean-like village harbored across the San Francisco Bay, famous for its sweeping views, timeless sophistication, local boutiques and cafes. (Muir Woods Tour portion is available in English only.)

After exploring Muir Woods, enjoy all of the famous San Francisco attractions and landmarks from an open-top double decker bus! Learn about the City’s fascinating history from live guides or your own audio headset. The hop-on, hop-off tour allows you to jump off at 20 different stops which interest you most.

Hop-on / Hop-off Tour is available in 10 different languages: English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Portuguese, Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese), Korean, Japanese  

Part One ‐ Muir Woods Tour: 9am Departure (3.5 Hours)
Part Two ‐ 24 Hour Hop-on and Hop-off Tour – Various departures throughout the day; usually every 30 minutes from 20 different stops along the route. Enjoy the Hop-on and Hop-off Tour at your own leisure. (2.5-3 Hours). Main meeting point is at Fisherman’s Wharf, at Stop # 1; instructions to be provided on the day of the tour

Super Saver with Buffet Lunch:

– Buffet Lunch: Enjoy a buffet style lunch at Fisherman’s Wharf’s newest local hot spot – Lefty’s Bar and Grill. This all-you-can-eat buffet takes your average ho-hum buffet experience and really cranks it up, combining the variety of a traditional buffet and local favorites surrounded by sky-high baseball murals and memorabilia! Truly the perfect family lunch spot to chow down and relax after your Muir Woods excursion!

Tour Details:
Days of Operation: Daily
Departure Time: 9:00am
Duration: 8 Hours (Approx.)
Includes:
– Muir Woods Entrance Fee ($15.00/person)

Buffet Lunch (Additional $30.00 cost)

 – Pickup at most San Francisco hotels and SFO Airport-area hotels

Yosemite 1‐Day Tour

Yosemite National Park is often referred to as the “Crown Jewel” of the National Park system due to its 1000-foot waterfalls, towering granite cliffs, and deep alpine lakes. The drive to Yosemite Valley is approximately 3 ½ to 4 hours in length. There will be a brief rest stop halfway to the valley. While on board the bus, your tour guide will provide narration and you will see such sights as:

– Bridal Veil Falls 

– El Capitan 

– Half Dome 

– Merced River 

– Valley Viewsbase of Yosemite Falls, check out the visitor center, visit the Ansel Adams Gallery, stop in at the Ahwahnee Hotel, rent a cruiser bike, or hike some of the trails that originate from the valley. Although you could spend three weeks in Yosemite, the three hours you get on your own is enough time to understand why Yosemite is one of America’s most popular national parks.

Please note:
Itinerary subject to change due to conditions beyond control (special events; traffic delays, etc). While we guarantee that we’ll do our best to provide you with all of the highlights within this itinerary (conditions permitting), we do not guarantee them in a specific order.

Tour Details: 

Days of Operation: Daily

Departure Time: 6:00am

Duration: 15 Hours (Approx.)
Includes: Pick up at select hotels in San Francisco