The weirdest San Francisco travel packages being sold to tourists – SFGate

Ever wonder what tourists are being told to do in San Francisco?

Most of the packages aimed at travelers cover the ground you’d expect: Golden Gate Bridge, Coit Tower, North Beach. Some of the more adventurous ones will take you to the Farallones, but most packages revolve around tours that depart from the Fisherman’s Wharf area. 

As with any tourist destination, though, San Francisco’s got some travel oddities. A check of Expedia’s “things to do” option reveals quite a few strange, strange ideas. One of their top tour options in San Francisco is a bus ride to Vacaville where travelers can visit the outlet stores. What every tourist dreams of when they envision a trip to the City by the Bay!

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Media: Kevork Demirjian

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But at least that’s cheap comparatively. One tour of a San Francisco chocolate shop will set you back $600 per person. 

For more of the weirdest San Francisco travel deals — including what is certainly the worst travel package in the city — check out the slideshow above.

The weirdest San Francisco travel packages being sold to tourists – SFGate

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