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  • City Hike Follow in the Footsteps of Armistead Maupins Bestseller: In San Francisco, California (1)

    Alexandra Kenin

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    City Hike Follow in the Footsteps of Armistead Maupins Bestseller

    From Lombard Street to Barbary Lane, create your own tales as you experience highlights of San Francisco inspired by Armistead Maupin's bestseller.

    San Francisco, California

    5-20 people

    5-20 people

    2.5 hours

    Levi's Plaza

    US$50/person Total US$250

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      The Experience

      Inspired by Armistead Maupin's book and TV show Tales of the City, this urban hike takes you down the stairways and across the hilltops that are at the heart of San Francisco’s storied history. You’ll explore landmarks Coit Tower and Lombard Street as well as wander hidden alleys and secluded backstreets. You’ll learn the history of your blue jeans at Levi’s Plaza and take a moment to enjoy the city’s most romantic spot: Jack Early Park. As if that wasn’t enough, your urban exploration will include a visit to Macondray Lane (the inspiration for Barbary Lane in Tales of the City), and a peek at the spot where Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio took their wedding photos.


      • Tales of the City hike guided by Alexandra Kenin in San Francisco
      • Stops include:
        • Levi's Plaza (meeting spot)
        • Filbert and Greenwich Street steps
        • Coit Tower
        • Views of the Golden Gate Bridge, Bay Bridge, and Alcatraz
        • Curvy part of Lombard Street
        • Hidden parks, gardens, and alleyways
      • This experience is approximately two and a half hours
      • This experience is for a minimum of 5 guests and up to 20 guests
      • For groups of 20 or more, please contact the IfOnly concierge at concierge@ifonly.com or 415-376-4640
      • Experience provided in English (US)

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