Easy Walks, No Hills, Small Groups

HOBNOB TOURS featured on the Travel Channel with Samantha Brown and CBS Evening Magazine. Experience the passionate history of old San Francisco. Fun, fascinating and informative walking tours.

Tour times by reservation only:
Mon – Sat: 10am and 1:30pm 
Sundays: 9:30am and 1:30pm
Private tours upon request
Length: 2 hours


Nob Hill

Tour meets at the doorman at the Fairmont Hotel, Mason & California Streets

Details: Scandals of the Bonaza Kings and Railroad Barons exposed: adultry, divorce, body guards, jewelry collections, inheritance trials and murder.


Financial District

Tour meets at the Bank of America Plaza

Details: Julia Morgan’s private ballroom, Willis Polk’s architectural genius, banker moves gold coins from the U.S. treasury at midnight, grand public funeral for loveable stray dogs and mysterious drowning of hotel entrepreneur, Billy Ralston.

Transamerica Building at dusk in the Financial District of San Francisco
Transamerica Building at dusk in the Financial District of San Francisco

Bustling corner of Union Square in San Francisco
Bustling corner of Union Square in San Francisco

Union Square/Chinatown

Tour meets at the Clift Hotel, Geary and Taylor Streets

Details: Salvadore Dali and Philippe Starck unique art, Frank Lloyd Wright building, Tony’s Bennett’s heart and Chinatown colors and feng shui symbols.


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