SAN FRANCISCO CITY TOUR and Ferry Building Food Experience

Dylan’s Famous City Tour and Ferry Building Food Experience

Explore the top landmarks and neighborhoods in San Francisco on this half day full city tour experience. You will have the opportunity to learn about the rich history of San Francisco while being able to get out and soak in our most iconic views such as The Painted Ladies, Dolores Park, the Haight Ashbury and so much more! We put an emphasis on the vibrant food culture of San Francisco. Each neighborhood is defined by the food that they are famous for and you will learn all about the food that started San Francisco and learn where to get the best dishes during your stay. After learning about the start of the Super Burritos in the Missions, the famous Acme Sourdough Bread and so much more you will have the opportunity to taste all of these dishes at the Ferry Building for lunch.

  Time & Duration

10:00 AM – 2:00 PM (4 hours) – $99


Adult $99
Child $69 (12 & under)

  Tour Includes

  • Explore the top neighborhoods with your local guide and learn about the stories, history, and diversity of San Francisco.
  • Visit 10 locations, with 5 amazing photo stops (including the Painted Ladies, Dolores Park,  Fisherman’s Wharf, and more).
  • Lunch break at the historic Ferry Building where you will have a wide variety of restaurants and shopping options to choose from.
  • We offer a 100% refund if you cancel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled tour.
  • We offer hotel pick-ups all over the Bay Area to our departure location for $20 per group.


This tour is famous for a reason; you get to see the most iconic sites of San Francisco, including Fisherman’s Wharf, Painted Ladies, Chinatown, and so much more

You will then have the opportunity to fully experience the Ferry Building with our self guided food tour of this historic landmark. Whether it’s a dim sum in Chinatown, a taco in the Mission or clam chowder in Fisherman’s Wharf, the Ferry Building will have every opportunity for you to explore your palate with these delicious options (food not included in ticket price)

Departures are available at 10:00 AM daily.

Add a trip to Muir Woods at check out to walk amongst the massive Redwood Trees to complete your day in the city. Our Famous Tour is the best way to see all of San Francisco in a day!

Departure 10:00 AM

  • Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Haight Ashbury “Hippie” District
  • Painted Ladies/Full House Houses
  • Castro District
  • Mission District murals/ Dolores Park
  • Nob Hill
  • Chinatown “Oldest in US”
  • North Beach “Little Italy”
  • Pacific Heights
  • Lunch at the Historic Ferry Building (75 min)
  • $99
    10:00am – 2:00pm
    4 hours
  • Highlights- A foodie experience at the Ferry Building and exploring San Francisco’s Neighborhoods

Short on time? Experience Alcatraz, Muir Woods, and San Francisco all on the same day on Dylan’s Famous Tour with Muir Woods and Alcatraz!

*This is a sample itinerary for your tour with us. The order may change depending on the day.

Meet at Fisherman’s Wharf                                        

Plan to arrive by 9:45 AM to the meeting point at 710 Beach St. in San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf neighborhood directions will be provided for you.

  • 10:00 AM:  Depart Fisherman’s Wharf                                        

Our guide meets you at our departure location (710 Beach St.) shortly before 10:00 AM. After a brief roll call, we board the bus and begin our adventure. Our first stops include all the most famous neighborhoods in San Francisco!

  • 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM:  Explore San Francisco neighborhoods and landmarks

Immerse yourself into San Francisco by visiting all of the iconic sites and neighborhoods that create this unique and amazing city. Along the way you will learn about the rich culinary history of each area and where to get the best dishes in each neighborhood. From the tacos in the Mission District to the dumplings in Chinatown there is a wide variety of food to learn about and taste once you arrive at the Ferry Building!

We exit the bus several times (10-minute breaks) to soak in the neighborhoods and capture amazing photos! Please see “neighborhoods & photo stops” (below) for details on each neighborhood, as well as where we stop for photos.

  • 12:30 PM – 1:45 PM:  Lunch and Shopping at The Ferry Building 

Embark on a sensory-rich tour at the San Francisco Ferry Building, where culinary delights abound. Sample artisanal cheeses, super burritos, delectable pastries, and more, while enjoying iconic bay views on this flavorful exploration.

  • 2:00 PM: Return to Fisherman’s Wharf

At the end of our amazing adventure, we drop you off at the same location where you boarded the bus, where you can choose to explore more of Fisherman’s Wharf or Little Italy.

Fisherman’s WharfOne of San Francisco’s most popular destinations. From old shipyards to Boudin’s Bakery and the smell of fresh clam chowder, Fisherman’s Wharf has it all.

North BeachVoted as one of the USA’s “ten great neighborhoods,” North Beach is best known as the home of Little Italy. From delicious restaurants to authentic sidewalk cafes and bakeries, you will feel the charm of San Francisco as soon as you arrive.

ChinatownBoasting the oldest Chinatown in the United States, this 24-block mecca is bustling with energy, amazing food, and unique and colorful shops that give this area its charm.

Nob HillHome to some of our most famous hotels, Nob Hill offers some of the best cocktail lounges and views in the city.

Haight AshburyExplore the legendary Haight-Ashbury district on a captivating tour through San Francisco’s counterculture heart. Immerse yourself in the bohemian vibes of this historic neighborhood, known for its iconic Victorian houses, vibrant street art, and a fascinating legacy as the epicenter of the 1960s hippie movement.

*Painted LadiesAdmire the iconic Painted Ladies, a row of beautifully restored Victorian houses nestled against the backdrop of Alamo Square made famous by the hit T.V show Full House. Revel in the picturesque charm of these historic architectural gems, showcasing San Francisco’s signature style and offering a stunning panorama of the city skyline.

*Mission DistrictDiscover the vibrant soul of San Francisco in the Mission District, a multicultural haven where art, culture, and culinary delights converge. Roam through colorful murals, eclectic boutiques, and taste the diverse flavors of this dynamic neighborhood, renowned for its authentic Latin American cuisine and cutting-edge arts scene.

Castro DistrictEmbark on a vibrant journey through San Francisco’s Castro District, a historic hub that has played a pivotal role in LGBTQ+ history and culture. Immerse yourself in the district’s lively atmosphere, explore its colorful streets, and learn about its rich legacy as a symbol of resilience, acceptance, and celebration.

*Ferry BuildingExperience the bustling energy of San Francisco’s Ferry Building, a waterfront landmark that seamlessly blends historic charm with a thriving marketplace. Wander through the architectural beauty of this Beaux-Arts gem, explore artisanal food stalls, and savor local flavors while enjoying panoramic views of the bay, creating a sensory delight for visitors and food enthusiasts alike.

*Photo stops.

Will there be bathroom breaks on the tour?

Yes, there will be bathroom breaks along the way. We do suggest using the bathroom before you arrive in the morning.

Will there be a lunch stop?

Yes there will be a lunch stop at the Ferry Building in San Francisco.

Where can I park for the beginning of the tour?

We suggest parking at the Anchorage Parking Garage located at 542 Beach St., San Francisco.

What should I wear for this tour?

It’s hard to predict what the weather will be like on the day of your booking, but we always suggest wearing warmer clothes (pants and jackets) with comfortable walking shoes.

Where can I eat in Sausalito?

There are many places to eat in Sausalito! We personally love Venice Gourmet Deli for a nice sandwich with a bay view. Explore this list of Sausalito restaurants.

Can I add an Alcatraz ticket to my booking?

If you were wanting to book Alcatraz for another day please reach out to us via email at

What is your cancellation policy?

We offer a 100% refund with at least 24 hours notice prior to departure time. If providing less than 24 hours notice before departure, we offer a 50% refund.