Private. Luxury. Hosted by a local.
Urban deTour offers private, custom tours of the City of San Francisco, Muir Woods National Monument, the quaint bayside towns of Tiburon & Sausalito, The Napa Valley Wine Country, Carmel/Monterey via the scenic Coastal Highway 1 along the Pacific Ocean, and Lake Tahoe.
Whether it’s your first time visiting the area and you’re looking to get the lay of the land, or you’re visiting once again looking to see sights not yet seen, Urban deTour is a great fit either way. You’ll see all the hot spots as well as the hidden gems. Urban deTour picks up directly from your hotel in a beautiful luxury Land Rover LR4 HSE. There are plenty of sun roofs to see iconic sights like the Art Deco pillars of the Golden Gate Bridge as we drive across, and there’s enough comfortable leather seating for up to six guests. The tours are completely private and catered to you, with your interests in mind. Custom. Luxury. And hosted by a local.
Tours & Rates
$120 per hour, hourly minimums apply
Price is not inclusive of gratuity for your host, meals, park entrance fees or wine tasting fees. Wine tasting fees may be waived with purchase of wine.
Please allow for extra time on top of the hourly minimum if interested in including a stop at a restaurant within the tour.
24 hour cancellation policy
The Urban deTour
San Francisco City Tour - Four hour minimum - $120 per hour
See the city from a local’s perspective! San Francisco is only 7x7 miles but includes 5 major districts, 36 incredibly unique and diverse neighborhoods and 7 seriously steep hills . The City tour showcases all of the major highlights of San Francisco including the Golden Gate Bridge, Coit Tower, Twin Peaks, The Painted Ladies, Golden Gate Park, Union Square, The Ferry Building, Lombard Street and the old fashion Cable Cars. You’ll also visit San Francisco’s famous neighborhoods such as North Beach, China Town, Fisherman’s Wharf, The Embarcadero, The Haight, Nob Hill and Russian Hill. The hidden gem neighborhoods of San Francisco will not be missed, such as Pacific Heights, Fillmore Street, The Mission District, The Castro, The Marina, Presidio Heights and more.
This tour is for you. Please, feel free to stop and get out of the car as little or as much as you’d like. Just say the word!
The Suburban deTour
Muir Woods, Tiburon & Sausalito - Five hour minimum - $120 per hour
This tour includes a pleasant drive over the Golden Gate Bridge and within minutes the City of San Francisco will be in the rear view mirror and rolling hills, tall trees and fresh air just moments away. Muir Woods is about 40 minutes north of San Francisco located in Marin County, at the base of Mt. Tamalpais. Feel free to wander the Woods for as little or as long as you’d like. Afterwards we will visit the incredibly quaint town of Tiburon, along the way passing it’s million dollar homes with priceless views, stopping for a waterfront lunch. On the way back to San Francisco we’ll drive through the town of Sausalito for a cup of coffee (or cocktail) and a stroll along the waterfront. You’ll see incredible views of the Golden Gate Bridge from below and above, great photo opportunities!
Please note, tour guides are not allowed inside Muir Woods; you will be dropped off and picked up very close to the entrance. Lunch and the entrance fee to Muir Woods are not included in the hourly rate.
The Rural deTour
Wine Country Tour - Eight hour minimum - $120 per hour
The breathtaking Wine Country is about an hour’s drive northeast of San Francisco. Allow Urban deTour to host your day while you relax, take in the scenery, sip wine and taste some of California’s finest cuisine. We take pride in showcasing our favorite boutique and off the beaten path, higher end wineries. That being said, if there is a particular winery you would love to see, please let us know and the arrangements will be made. Urban deTour will plan the wineries you visit based on your palate giving you a real taste of how diverse the Wine Country is.
Tasting fees are not included in the tour. However, if you have any interest in purchasing wine, wineries may waive your tasting fees. The cost for lunch is not included. The time begins and ends in San Francisco.
The Crossroads deTour
City, Woods, & Towns - Six hour minimum - $120 per hour
Why not see it all in a day!? Take in the sights of San Francisco on a city tour and then continue on over the Golden Gate Bridge to see Muir Woods National Redwood Park, and the quaint towns of Tiburon & Sausalito.
The Coastal deTour
Carmel/Monterey Tour - Eight hour minimum - $120 per hour
Relax and enjoy this coastal drive along California’s highway 1 from San Francisco to Carmel. Along this 3 1/2 hour drive south you will see incredible ocean views, secluded beaches, quaint towns and more. We drive through the towns of Monterey and Carmel. We’ll also visit the famous 17 mile drive and Pebble Beach Golf Course. We take the faster inland route back to San Francisco at the end of the day which takes just over two hours.
The Rustic deTour
Lake Tahoe - 10 hour minimum per day - $120 per hour
About 3.5 hours northeast of San Francisco in the Sierra Nevada mountains is stunning Lake Tahoe, a playground for Bay Area residents and travelers alike.
In the winter, Tahoe is the destination for the downhill skiers, snowboarders, cross country skiing, ice skating, sledding, snowmobiling and hot cocoa sipping by the fireplace. The summertime adventures are endless from hiking, biking, boating, swimming, and river rafting down the Truckee river in the sun. There are incredible restaurants in the quaint old railroad town of Truckee and famous resorts including Northstar and Squaw Valley (host of the 1960 Winter Olympics).
It’s best to visit Tahoe for at least two days, with five star accommodations available at The Ritz Carlton, Northstar or Plumpjack, Squaw Valley. Allow Urban deTour to plan your mini vacation while on vacation in San Francisco! From lodging to activities and dining, Urban deTour will be not just your driver, but your Concierge for an unforgettable rustic getaway to the mountains.
Tahoe is home away from home for many Bay Area residents. Allow Urban deTour to share this local paradise. The Reno International Airport is located roughly 45 minutes from Tahoe making it an easy point of departure at the end of your vacation.
My name is Paige Fields, owner and host for Urban deTour. I would be thrilled to host you for the day, showcasing the area I call home, from a locals perspective. I’ve gathered over ten years of experience as a Concierge in San Francisco with the last six of those years at the five star Four Seasons Hotel. I’ve also been Concierge for Kimpton’s Sir Frances Drake Hotel and Starwood’s Westin Hotel. I am a Bay Area native since my first memory in preschool, and am amazed that I still see the beauty and dynamics of the Bay Area from a new perspective everyday. If you would like to find out more information, please call or email me directly. Otherwise, please fill out the form below and I will get back to you as soon as possible.
San Francisco, CA, USA