The 'Next' Normal in Travel: New Self-Guided Driving Tour Delivers a Perfect Introduction to San Francisco

Extranomical Tours Launches First GPS-Activated Tour Allowing Vacation-Starved Visitors to San Francisco to Tour Safely from Their Own Vehicle

Golden Gate Bridge

Extranomical Tours today announced the release of a self-guided driving tour of San Francisco. The GPS-activated audio tracks in Gold Rush to Golden Gate welcome visitors back to San Francisco where they can discover the city's attractions from the safety and comfort of their own vehicle.

"After a long freeze, our love of travel is being re-kindled," says Gary Lillian, President at Extranomical Tours Extranomical Tours. "The safety and ease of use of self-guided driving tours are allowing people to return to exploring San Francisco with people they care about."

Extranomical Tours expects that the new San Francisco app will deliver experiences that will delight tourists even after the crisis of the pandemic has passed. Features of the new self-guided tour include:

  • GPS-activated audio app plays automatically on your phone or on the car audio system, if connected
  • The content is thoughtfully done by experienced local guides and includes special guest interviews
  • The app covers major sights like Ferry Building, Coit Tower, Pier 39, Ghirardelli Square, Alcatraz, Palace of Fine Arts, Presidio, and the Golden Gate Bridge.
  • Dramatizations that tell the stories of Levi Strauss, the gold rush founders, Lil' Belle Coit, and Fort Point soldiers
  • Pause and play feature allows users to start the tour at any time and go at their own pace 

"What fun! I felt the Gold Rush to Golden Gate tour captured San Francisco's landmarks, but also its ambitions and open-mindedness," says Joe D'Alessandro, President at San Francisco Travel. "We're really happy to see this new travel technology and hope that it is a springboard for visitors to explore San Francisco's local businesses and diverse culture."

If you are planning a visit to San Francisco, get the new Gold Rush to Golden Gate self-guided tour here for $5.99. The download is also available at VoiceMap App under the San Francisco tours category.

About Extranomical Tours: Extranomical Tours is a leading sightseeing and tour company to destinations in Northern California. The company is a TripAdvisor Hall of Fame award winner and offers a selection of highly regarded tours to Muir Woods, the wine country, Yosemite, Silicon Valley, Monterey and, of course, the city of San Francisco.




Source: Extranomical Tours


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