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Golden Gate Park and Haight-Ashbury

Golden Gate Park and Haight-Ashbury
Private & Custom Tours > Private Sightseeing Tours > Private Tours
$40
Duration: 2 hours
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Description

Hippies rejoice! On this 2-hour private walking tour of Golden Gate Park and Haight-Ashbury, you’ll follow in the footsteps on peace, love, and happiness…. well almost. Along with stories from the 1967 ‘Summer of Love’, you’ll hear how Jim Jones and Charles Manson built some of the most notorious cults in this neighborhood.

As we make our way through Golden Gate Park, you’ll get to see some of the more popular buildings, including the Conservatory of Flowers, California’s Academy of Sciences, De Young Museum and the Japanese Tea Garden. This part of the tour is a nature-lovers delight!

Your private guide will walk you through Haight-Ashbury, widely-known as the birthplace of the modern-day hippie. As we wander down Haight Street you will have the chance to stop at one of the many thrift shops and other quirky stores. Be prepared to smell the pungent odor of weed along our journey.

If your legs are still feeling fresh, we'll continue on to Alamo Square to end the tour with a picture the beautiful Painted Ladies, a stunning row of Victorian homes with the perfect city skyline as a backdrop.

Hippies rejoice! On this 2-hour private walking tour of Golden Gate Park and Haight-Ashbury, you’ll follow in the footsteps on peace, love, and happiness…. well almost. Along with stories from the 1967 ‘Summer of Love’, you’ll hear how Jim Jones and Charles Manson built some of the most notorious cults in this neighborhood.