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Haight Ashbury Historical Tour

Haight Ashbury Historical Tour

Duration:2.5 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Chip has lived in the Haight for the past 33 years. He has been leading tours of his neighborhood for the past 5 years to rave reviews. He has extensively researched the history of the neighborhood to bring you this unique perspective of the neighborhood and the hippies that made the Haight a worldwide iconic cultural destination.
Chip & Angela
Chip & Angela
Chip & Angela
Chip & Angela

What we’ll do

On this easy 1.5 mile walking tour you will learn about the beginnings of this neighborhood, how it evolved in the early 20th century, and how it became the home to the hippies and the Summer of Love. A discussion of San Francisco's unique Victorian architecture and the painted ladies. You will be introduced to the hippies, where they came from, hippie values and what it was like to be in the…

What else you should know

Wear comfortable walking shoes and layers in case of fog and wind.

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Where you'll be

We will walk through the Haight Ashbury neighborhood visiting homes that Janis Joplin lived in, the Grateful Dead house, the site of the Love Pageant Rally (a Grateful Dead concert protesting the law making LSD illegal).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Guests must be comfortable walking 1.5 miles on flat paved terrain. There are 4 blocks that will involve walking up hill.

More tips

Wear comfortable walking shoes and layers in case of fog and wind.

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    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

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    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

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Chip & Angela
Haight Ashbury Historical Tour
8 reviews
$36/person
8 reviews
$36/person