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Downtown Los Angeles Architecture Tour

Downtown Los Angeles Architecture Tour

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This walking tour of Downtown LA takes in the city's finest architectural monuments including the city's tallest building, the Broadway Theater District, Central Library, the NoMadHotel, and more. As you explore, hear a guide discuss the history and architecture of this vibrant city.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$30.00
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$30.00

The Golden Gate Historical Walk with Secret Bridge Viewpoint

The Golden Gate Historical Walk with Secret Bridge Viewpoint

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Benefit from the company of an expert guide as you take the quintessential walk over the Golden Gate Bridge. A must-do activity while in San Francisco, a walk over the bridge is only enhanced by guided commentary on the bridge's history and architecture. Your guide will lead you to a secret vantage point that many tourists never find that will give you access to frame-worthy photo ops.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$29.00
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$29.00

VIP FERRARI & Bus Combo Tour

VIP FERRARI & Bus Combo Tour

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It’s this local knowledge that underpins all of our LA Tours and our friendly drivers and guides do everything they can to ensure our guests have the best time and take those perfect Hollywood Sign photos. Our secret spot to see the Hollywood Sign and take pictures is only used by us. Please beware of other tour companies who OVERPROMISE and UNDERDELIVER! We guarantee a clear view of the iconic Hollywood Sign, without other tourists walking into shot just as you take the photo
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$79.00
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$79.00
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The Private Balboa Park Tour

The Private Balboa Park Tour

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Ride in a luxury vehicle to Balboa Park for a private tour of this National Historic Landmark District of San Diego. Explore the 1,200-acre (485-hectare) cultural icon with your own personal guide and customize your 2-hour itinerary with your choice of sights, including complimentary admission to the Spanish Village Art Center; Botanical Garden, Rose Garden and Cactus Garden; and Timken Art Museum. Pass by numerous museums and hear informative commentary about the park’s history and architecture. Bottled water and snacks are provided.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$159.00
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$159.00
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Private 6 Hr Tour from Anaheim for up to 5 ppl - Choose your Destinations & Time

Private 6 Hr Tour from Anaheim for up to 5 ppl - Choose your Destinations & Time

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Easy access to Los Angeles is a perk of staying in Anaheim, but driving yourself can make exploring the city a hassle. From the Hollywood Walk of Fame to the Santa Monica Pier, you’ll experience Los Angeles highlights on this private tour, with a personal driver to shuttle you between stops. The whole day is customizable, ensuring plenty of time to enjoy the things that interest you most.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$575.00
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$575.00
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History and Architecture Walking Tour of San Francisco Financial District

History and Architecture Walking Tour of San Francisco Financial District

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Harken back to San Francisco’s days as a Gold Rush boomtown on a 2-hour walking tour of the Financial District, once known as the rowdy Barbary Coast of California. Hear tales of buried ships, fortune hunters, and Wild West saloons as you explore the city’s former waterfront, and learn how it transformed into the business hub of modern-day San Francisco.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$35.00
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History and Architecture Walking Tour of Nob Hill

History and Architecture Walking Tour of Nob Hill

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Uncover the scandalous, high-society history of San Francisco's most illustrious hill on a walking tour of Nob Hill. Hear the stories behind the grand hotels and stately mansions built by the city's powerful 19th-century business tycoons and politicians, and learn how the advent of the cable car and the disastrous 1906 earthquake shaped one of the city’s most affluent neighborhoods.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$35.00
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$35.00
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Art and Architecture Walking Tour of Union Square and Chinatown

Art and Architecture Walking Tour of Union Square and Chinatown

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Explore two of San Francisco's most distinctive neighborhoods side-by-side on a walking tour of Chinatown and Union Square. Learn the fascinating history behind the oldest Chinatown in the United States, and be immersed in the city’s contrasting cultures as you stroll alongside cable cars through Union Square’s chic hotels, architectural landmarks, and luxury boutiques.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$35.00
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Balboa Park Highlights Tour with Coffee

Balboa Park Highlights Tour with Coffee

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There is so much more to beautiful Balboa Park than meets the eye, and you'll find all the secret spots on this small group walking tour of San Diego's cultural crown jewel. You'll see gardens of different types, inspiring architecture, learn about the park's history and the cultural organizations that populate it now. And top it all off with a beverage at a popular coffee cart. - 2 hour walking tour of Balboa Park - Learn how two expositions shaped the park and changed San Diego - Discover the Naval connection to the park - Be sure to bring a camera as this is the prettiest tour in town! - Enjoy a beverage at a park coffee cart
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$44.00
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$44.00
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Private Secret La Jolla Art, Viewpoints and Architecture Tour

Private Secret La Jolla Art, Viewpoints and Architecture Tour

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This private tour with award winning tour guide Julie Kremen showcases some of the outstanding yet hidden scenery of the La Jolla area, plus funky, quirky and mind-boggling art and architecture. You’ll also experience “San Diego’s newest tourist attraction” – a remarkable treasure that even locals don’t know about! But Shhhhh…. don’t tell anyone about these places….they’re secret! Note: This 4 hour tour is a private tour, but it is fully customizable; contact Julie to book as described above or to discuss how to change to suit your needs.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$455.00
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$455.00
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Private Guided Golf Cart Tour of Avalon

Private Guided Golf Cart Tour of Avalon

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Catalina Island’s original custom guided golf cart tour! Explore Avalon through the eyes of a local. With us you will learn about the history of the Island and the lifestyle of its residents. Custom tours of 2 hours will entertain and educate you! Reserve your tour time in advance, limited times and space are offered each day. SOLD OUT? NEED A DIFFERENT TOUR TIME? CALL US!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$275.00
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San Francisco City Self-Guided Audio Tour Through Golden Gate Bridge

San Francisco City Self-Guided Audio Tour Through Golden Gate Bridge

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Explore all that San Francisco has to offer, from the twists and turns of Lombard Street, through the bustling streets of Chinatown, and to the top of Telegraph Hill! This comprehensive self-guided audio tour of San Francisco covers everything from the Painted Ladies to the Golden Gate Bridge. This self-guided driving tour allows you to explore San Francisco with maximum flexibility and value. Purchase one tour per car. Everyone can listen at the same time! Here's how it works: Within 30 mins, we'll send you two things: a unique password and an app. Download the app onto your phone, enter the password, and download the tour. When you arrive, go to the first stop, launch the app, and follow the instructions! Stick to our recommended route and speed limit for the best experience. This tour doesn’t include entrance to attractions along the route. Check pandemic rules before your visit. No expiration — the tour is available from the minute you book until forever!
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  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$8.00
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$8.00
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Hollywood Celebrity and Star Homes Self-Guided Driving Tour

Hollywood Celebrity and Star Homes Self-Guided Driving Tour

Visit all of your favorite Celebrity Homes and hear about their famous occupants! Drive from Sunset Strip to Bel Air and check out celeb homes in high-end Rodeo Drive, luxurious Beverly Hills, and star-studded Hollywood Hills. From the classic stars of yesterday to the mega-stars of today, this tour will talk about all of your favorite celebrities. End with a visit to the famous Hollywood Sign! Hear entertaining & exciting celebrity stories as you drive through legendary neighborhoods. Recommended: Purchase one tour per car, not per person. Everyone listens together! Within 30 min, we'll send you two things: a password and an app. Download the app, enter a password, & download the tour. When you arrive, go to the Hollywood Walk of Fame to start the tour. Stick to the tour route & speed limit for the best experience. No expiration — the tour is available from the minute you book until forever! This is not an entrance ticket. Check COVID rules and opening hours before your visit.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$8.00
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Private History and Architecture Tour of DTLA

Private History and Architecture Tour of DTLA

Famous for its sunny climate and iconic Hollywood sign the South Californian city of Los Angeles is much more than America’s film and TV hub. When it comes to modern or traditional architecture it's a real treasure trove of gems. Mexican influences mix with modern influential design creating a dazzling architectural display of all things bright and beautiful from large residential estates and brand spanking new modern office buildings to the soft curves of the Walt Disney Concert Hall. The variety of architecture including the new Broad Museum and favourites such as Bradbury Building built in 1893 create a visual design feast as you walk through Downtown LA. Here you’ll see the old Mexican influences play their part at El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historical Monument. Big blue skies and sunshine play their part in highlighting LA’s modern architectural gems which catch the light and glint in the sun.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$135.00
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$135.00
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Highlights & Hidden Gems With Locals: Best of San Francisco Private Tour
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Highlights & Hidden Gems With Locals: Best of San Francisco Private Tour

This is not just another city tour; this is the best of San Francisco from a unique perspective! Get to know San Francisco on a city tour that gives you the perfect overview, with city highlights, hidden gems, storytelling, and a local treat - this tour has it all! Forget about big touristy groups and the crowds; it's time to see San Francisco at its best but from the eyes of a local. Check out main landmarks like Chinatown, Cable Car Ride, The Castro and uncover hidden gems and city secrets with the help of a knowledgeable local guide. And the cherry on top, a local treat is included. Withlocals Highlights & Hidden Gems Private City Tour™ is one of Withlocals' signature tours available in major cities worldwide. We work with passionate local guides who earn a fair fee. We support local economies by only offering local produce and prevent over-tourism with only small non-intrusive groups. Our tours are carbon-neutral and away from the standard tourist routes.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$116.71
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$116.71
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Palm Springs off the Beaten Path Tailormade & Private Tour

Palm Springs off the Beaten Path Tailormade & Private Tour

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Allow another side of Palm Springs to help you get the most out of your experience by providing a personal and private tour guide to show you the way. Your guide extraordinaire will help you to put together a personalized and customized tour before your trip to Palm Springs, they will get a feel for your likes and dislikes and will work one-on-one with you to show you a side of Palm Springs you could never have seen on your own. Allow us to make your trip to Palm Springs as easy and carefree as it should be. The tour takes you to see the homes and buildings designed by Frey, Williams, Wexler, Cody, just to name a few. You don't want to miss this tour, because these people made this area. They had such a profound impact on Palm Springs, you can still feel their presence. Palm Springs is becoming the center of "Desert Modernism, " with stellar examples of mid-century modern architecture tucked throughout the community and available to enjoy.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$323.08
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$323.08
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Modern & More Bike Tours Palm Springs

Modern & More Bike Tours Palm Springs

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This is a small group 2+ hour bike tour of three architecturally & historically significant residential neighborhoods in South Palm Springs. Quiet streets, no hills, constant sunshine, & very little traffic make for a great ride for novices or expert cyclists alike. Please note: Bike rental is NOT INCLUDED in this tour. You're welcome to bring your own bikes, or discounted rentals are available at Big Wheel Tours. Our tour begins & ends in their parking lot. We'll explore the neighborhoods of Deepwell Estates, Twin Palms, & Indian Canyons. We'll make frequent stops for photos & to learn details about specific homes. Please note: This tour is designed for serious architecture & history fans, with a lot of academic-level information & detail. It may not be the most enjoyable tour for some children. COVID Safety Update: Masks are no longer required for fully vaccinated guests while biking outside. Please wear a mask when entering Big Wheel Tours. Brennan & Tim have both been vaxed!
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  • 2 hours to 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$80.00
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$80.00
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Walking Tour of Nob Hill - Cable Cars, Luxury Hotels, French-Gothic Cathedral

Walking Tour of Nob Hill - Cable Cars, Luxury Hotels, French-Gothic Cathedral

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When Robert Louis Stevenson visited San Francisco in 1879, he declared, "Nob Hill, the Hill of Palaces, must certainly be counted the best part of San Francisco. It is here that millionaires gathered together, vying with each other in display". My Nob Hill tour is a 2-hour walking photo-shoot tour that starts with a Cable Car ride and a visit to a French Gothic Cathedral and ends at the Top of the Mark on the 19th floor of the InterContinental Mark Hopkins Hotel for photographs and beverages at sunset. The eclectic history of Nob Hill includes: * The Gold Rush (not the San Francisco 49r cheerleaders) * The Silver Bonanza (not including Ben Cartwright, Ben, Hoss or Little Joe) * The Transcontinental Railroad * The 1906 Earthquake and Fire, and * A spectacular French-Gothic design Episcopal Cathedral that took nearly 40 years to build. The opportunities for photography are endless on Nob Hill!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$175.00
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$175.00

Private Photo Tour in Los Angeles - Best Instagram Places in LA

Private Photo Tour in Los Angeles - Best Instagram Places in LA

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To tell the story of your Los Angeles vacation on social media, don't share the same old selfies on Instagram—book this private photo tour, complete with professionally-edited images. Explore one of six neighborhoods, and capture the colorful details that make LA so stunning—from palm trees to street art—and come home with the perfect shareable content. When you're done, be ready to post 20 retouched photos, and about 100 original shots, included in the price.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$307.70
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Los Angeles Instagram Photoshoot: Chic Beverly Hills with Personal Photographer

Los Angeles Instagram Photoshoot: Chic Beverly Hills with Personal Photographer

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This private 2-hour photography session in Beverly Hills brings out a colourful mix of must-see sites and local charms. You’ll dig into Beverly Hills feast amidst the luxury ambiance of Rodeo Drive, surrender to the pedestrian-friendly charms of Beverly Canon Gardens and fall in love with the Beverly Wilshire which was a filming location for “Sex and the City” and “Pretty Woman”. • Be captivated by the majesty of House of Bijan, the most expensive store in the world • Build an unforgettable bond with this chic and classy location • Check out some of the most Instagrammable spots in Los Angeles • Enjoy personalized attention and a tailored itinerary • Ideal for Instagrammers, bloggers, and all photo lovers • A private experience so you can customize your experience and schedule • 50 professionally captured and edited photos
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$143.59
Price varies by group size
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$143.59
Price varies by group size
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Private Los Angeles Photoshoot in Vintage Pasadena with a Personal Photographer

Private Los Angeles Photoshoot in Vintage Pasadena with a Personal Photographer

Join your private local guide and set off for an adventure into vintage Pasadena. This private photo tour takes you back in time with fairy-tale architecture surrounding hidden gems and squares. Our photo adventure is a rich mix of must-see historic sites, jaw-dropping vistas and raw, untamed energy. • Wander through the architectural gems • Soak in the amazing vintage atmosphere of Old Pasadena • Rub elbows with locals on a relaxing stroll connecting sidewalk cafes, floodlit monuments and luxury boutiques • Check out some of the most Instagrammable spots in Los Angeles • Enjoy personalized attention and a tailored itinerary • 50 professionally captured and edited photos
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$297.82
Price varies by group size
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$297.82
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Historic Folsom: A Self-Guided GPS Audio Walking Tour around the Old Town

Historic Folsom: A Self-Guided GPS Audio Walking Tour around the Old Town

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This self-guided GPS audio walking tour will explore the historic western gold rush town of Folsom, California. The tour begins at the corner of Riley and Scott Street in Folsom’s Historic District and ends on Truss Bridge, with tranquil views of the American River. We’ll take in Figueroa Street, where you’ll find beautiful homes built in the late 1800s, and Sutter Street, which was once Folsom’s main street – and a picturebook Old Western main street. We’ll end our adventure on the Truss Bridge. On this walking tour, you’ll hear about: • Local Native American history • California’s early history • The history of the gold rush and how it's connected to Folsom • The Victorian homes in Folsom • The revitalization of the Historic District in Old Town Folsom • Johnny Cash and the “Folsom Prison Blues” The tour is ready whenever you are. It plays automatically at exactly the right time and place using your smart phone’s GPS and the VoiceMap mobile app, which works offline.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
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$5.99
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Hollywood Legends: A self-guided audio tour of the Sunset Strip

Hollywood Legends: A self-guided audio tour of the Sunset Strip

The Sunset Strip is a legendary part of Tinseltown’s glamour scene. In under a century, this street went from an unpaved road in an unpopulated, unincorporated town to an artery at the centre of the modern-day entertainment and music business. Join us on a self-guided audio tour that brings its history to life on a walk along Sunset Boulevard between Beverly Hills and Hollywood. Highlights include visits to iconic places such as: • The restaurant where Marilyn Monroe went on her first blind date with Joe DiMaggio • The nightclub where Frank Sinatra made his debut as a solo act • The "Hotel to the Stars” that was home to Robert DeNiro, Keanu Reeves, Scarlet Johansson, Leonardo DiCaprio and Matthew McConaughey • The nightclub where Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz filmed their Tropicana nightclub act for the “I Love Lucy” show • The former grocery store that Johnny Depp bought and converted to a popular nightclub and where Joaquin Phoenix’s brother, River Phoenix, died
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  • 1 hour to 1 hour 15 minutes
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$6.22
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Walk the Haight Audio Tour: Tune into San Francisco’s Hippie Counterculture

Walk the Haight Audio Tour: Tune into San Francisco’s Hippie Counterculture

You’ll be amazed at how many fascinating sites, stories, and personalities intersect at San Francisco’s Haight-Ashbury. We’ll begin our self-guided audio tour at the Golden Gate Park and end across the street from the Hippie Temptation House that was featured in a 1967 TV documentary of the same name. Along the way, San Francisco’s hippest neighborhood will come alive to you. In fact, by the end of the tour, you’ll be tempted to flash the peace sign to people passing by and put a flower in your hair. On this tour around Haight-Ashbury, we’ll visit and chronicle the following major sites: • The stomping grounds of rock legends the Grateful Dead, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix and Jefferson Airplane • A row of some of the finest Victorian houses in San Francisco, including the famous "Four Seasons" • The home of infamous mass murderer Charles Manson • The townhouse where legendary ballet dancer and Soviet defector Rudolf Nureyev was busted for possession of marijuana
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  • 45 minutes to 1 hour
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