San Francisco City Tour: Street Art & Heritage
Discover San Francisco through the lens of its rich and diverse ethnic communities. Immerse yourself in graffiti art and culture during a workshop. Enjoy a walking tour of Chinatown and North Beach (also known as Little Italy) and discover the connections between the past and present and reflect on how everyday people make history happen.
Why you will love this tour
Approx. 4 hours
4 - 12 travelers
9 am to 1 pm
Participate in a graffiti workshop and learn about this art
Paint your own custom mural
Discover Chinatown and North Beach with a local guide
Enjoy a sample of a dim sum and a cup of coffee at a local shop
Visit a Fortune cookie factory
Support local non-profits and businesses
Itinerary of your San Francisco City Tour
Your day will start at the graffiti workshop location in the SoMa neighborhood at 9 am. First, you and your group will learn the rich history behind graffiti and its impact on local artist communities. You will learn the tricks of the trade and try your hand at this art form with the guidance of a local expert.
Continue with a guided tour of Chinatown, with stops at a fortune cookie factory, and at a local eatery to sample authentic dimsum. Your local expert will highlight both the historic wave of Chinese immigration and its enduring legacy.
Next you’ll cross into San Francisco's North Beach neighborhood, also known as Little Italy. Stop for a cup of coffee at a café that’s a local institution, enjoy the lawn of Washington Square Park, and get to know the pulse of the Beat generation at the storied City Lights Bookstore.
What is included
Guide services for 4 hours
Visits and entry as per program: 90 minute workshop at a local graffiti gallery, guided tours of Chinatown and North Beach
Sample of a dim sum
Tour of a fortune cookie factory
Transfers or transportation other than those provided with the included visits
Services of a guide other than the ones listed
Tips for the drivers and guide
Beverages and meals other than the ones indicated in the program
Any other visits, excursions, or entrance fees
Make it a full day tour!
Continue exploring San Francisco in the afternoon on a social impact tour in the Tenderloin, one of the most culturally important neighborhoods in the city.
2 pm to 6 pm
Learn about the rich history of the Tenderloin
Support three local non-profits
Enjoy a mindfully crafted snack at La Cocina
Full day tour price: $299, includes morning and afternoon tours for a total of 9 hours
Travel with Teebsi
This San Francisco tour supports and provides exposure to local businesses and nonprofits.
Your local guide will talk about the history and cultural diversity of San Francisco, showing the connection to the local Chinese community.
The local graffiti gallery you'll experience supports freedom of speech through art and art education.
Full refund if cancellation is received eight days prior to departure date. If you must cancel your reservation between seven days of departure and the departure date, no refund will be provided. To cancel your trip, contact us by email or via the ''contact us'' section of the website.
The tour requires a minimum number of people. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
Please refer to the full terms & conditions
Who is Teebsi
Teebsi creates mindful US Tours and Vacation Packages for conscious travelers, that provide a unique travel experience and positively impact local communities.
Our tours focus on conscious travel, meaningful moments with the local communities, and travel experiences that you won't find anywhere else. As part of our commitment for the local communities we travel to, we donate 1% of our sales to local nonprofits who work for the well-being of their community.