You’ll depart in the morning for your flight
to San Francisco. Upon arrival, you will load
your bags on the bus and head down to the pier and take the ferry over to
Alcatraz where you’ll tour, “The Rock.”
When you return, you’ll take a ride on the cable car over to Union
Square where you’ll have some free time for lunch (not included) and shopping.
You will then head to the de Young Museum. This museum showcases American art from the 17th through the
21st centuries, international contemporary art, textiles, and costumes, and art
from the Americas, the Pacific and Africa.
In the late
afternoon you’ll head back to your downtown hotel for check in and a
In the evening you’ll have dinner
and then free time at Fisherman’s Wharf.
You will have breakfast at
the hotel and begin your day.
This morning you’ll take a guided city
sightseeing tour where you’ll visit the Civic Center, Union Square, Coit Tower,
Haight-Ashbury, Chinatown, Nob Hill, Alamo Square and the Painted Ladies, Twin
Peaks, Lombard Street (the crooked one!), Fisherman’s Wharf and more.
then break for lunch (not included). In the afternoon, you’ll go to the
California Palace of the Legion of Honor. The Legion of Honor displays a collection spanning more than 6,000 years of
ancient and European art and houses the Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts
in a neoclassical building overlooking Lincoln Park and the Golden Gate Bridge.
You will then head
back to the hotel to freshen up before dinner.
In the evening you’ll enjoy a dinner and a show – The Dinner Detective
You will have breakfast and
check out of the hotel.
You will leave your bags at the hotel and begin your final
day of touring at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. SFMOMA holds an internationally recognized
collection of modern and contemporary art and was the first museum on the West
Coast devoted solely to 20th century art. The museum’s current collection
includes over 26,000 works of painting, sculpture, photography, architecture,
design, and media arts.
After your tour, you will go to lunch.
you will go to take a tour at the Asian Art Museum.
From there, you will go
over to the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. The YBCA features visual art,
performance, and film/video that celebrate local, national, and international
artists and the Bay Area's diverse communities. The center has been used for
the launch of new products by Apple Inc., including iPods and the iPad.
evening, you will head to the airport for your return flight home.