San Francisco Audio Tour Guide

San Francisco Audio Tour Guide

San Francisco Audio Tour Guide

By 17 Mile Drive Day Trips

  • Category: Travel
  • Release Date: 2020-04-05
  • Current Version: 1.1
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 37.42 MB
  • Developer: 17 Mile Drive Day Trips
  • Compatibility: iOS 11.0+
Score: 4.5
4.5
From 12 Ratings

Description

Welcome to the GPS-enabled offline driving tour of San Francisco, California! Are you ready to turn your phone into a personal tour guide? This app offers a fully-guided experience - just like a local giving you a personalized, turn-by-turn, fully-guided tour. San Francisco and Golden Gate: Explore all that San Francisco has to offer, from the twists and turns of Lombard Street, through the bustling streets of Chinatown, and across the world-renowned Golden Gate Bridge! This comprehensive self-guided driving tour of San Francisco includes: ■ Welcome to San Francisco ■ The Painted Ladies ■ Brief History of San Francisco ■ Tech Hub ■ Uber HQ ■ Twitter HQ ■ City Hall ■ George Moscone & Harvey Milk ■ Lombard Street ■ Lillie Hitchcock Coit’s Tower ■ SF Skyline & Housing ■ Chinatown, Manilatown, & I-Hotel ■ Transamerica Pyramid ■ Chinatown Mural & Telephone Exchange ■ Golden Gate Fortune Cookie Company ■ Streetcars & Cable Cars ■ Dragon Gate ■ Maritime History & Gold Rush ■ Embarcadero ■ Ferry Building ■ View of Alcatraz ■ Fisherman’s Wharf ■ Union Square ■ SF MOMA ■ Welcome to Golden Gate Bridge ■ The Most Famous Bridge in the World ■ Money Problems ■ Getting the Bridge Off the Ground ■ From Ugly ... ■ … to Astonishing! ■ A Marvel of Engineering ■ Halfway to Hell ■ More Than a Coat of Paint ■ A Picture Perfect Landmark ■ Lights, Camera, Action! ■ Welcome Center ■ Scenic Lookout ■ Crossing the Bridge APP FEATURES: ■ Plays automatically The app knows where you are and which direction you are heading, and plays audio automatically about the things you are seeing, plus stories and tips and advice. Simply follow the GPS map & the routing line. ■ Fascinating stories Be immersed in an engaging, accurate, and entertaining story about each point of interest. The stories are professionally narrated and prepared by local guides. Most stops also have additional stories that you can optionally choose to hear. ■ Works offline No data, cellular or even wireless network connection needed while taking the tour. Download over Wi-Fi/Data Network before your tour. ■ Freedom of travel No scheduled tour timings, no crowded groups, and no rush to move along past stops that interest you. You have total freedom to skip ahead, linger, and take as many photos as you’d like. ■ Award-winning platform The app developers received the famous “Laurel Award” from the Newport Mansions, who use it for over a million tours/year. FREE DEMO vs FULL ACCESS: Check out the totally free demo to get an idea of what this tour is all about. If you like it, purchase the tour to get full access to all of the stories. QUICK TIPS: ■ Download ahead of time, over data or WiFi. ■ Be sure the phone battery is fully charged, or take an external battery pack. NEW TOURS: ■ Silicon Valley Tech: Tech junkies rejoice! This self-guided driving tour of Silicon Valley hits everything this technology mecca has to offer - from Apple to Zuckerberg. ■ Scenic California Route 1 (Pacific Coast Highway, Highway 1, Route 101): Explore the iconic and breathtaking Pacific Coast Highway with this roadtrip tour guide! See Bixby Bridge, explore Pebble Beach, visit the Lone Cyprus, enjoy Big Sur, play in Malibu beach, and so much more. ■ 17 Mile Drive: Discover the world-famous 250-year-old Lone Cypress tree, a plethora of sea lions and seals on the shore, and the beautiful Pebble Beach. Enhance this scenic trip with fun facts, historical accounts, and local knowledge! NOTE: Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life. This app uses your location service and GPS tracking feature to allow real-time tracking of your route.

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Reviews

Great City Guide

5
Enjoyable for the whole family, especially when trying to get a tour in the new Covid-safe world.
By Greenie109

Simple with a navigator

5
We were in SF very briefly and wanted something simple we could do on our own to see the city. This tour let us do that! Although we only got out for photos (due to covid), we got to see all of SF’s most popular sites. We did notice that the GPS accuracy would occasionally go haywire - this was either my phone freaking out or the effect of the skyscrapers. Having a second person to catch that effect and manually handle it was helpful.
By OceanStateOfMind

Kudos!

5
I had limited time in the city and I used this App and my rental car to drive around and see all the highlights. It worked as they said it would and I came home not feeling I missed seeing the city!
By Careful Reviewer

Really good ​  ‍ 

5
Nice and easy to use app. Simple and smooth UI with no lag in performance. The audio also very clear and understandable. Becasue of the GPS feature, this program always knows where you are. As such it tells you in real time points of interest by you with full decriptioni love this app. Did have an initial hickup of getting it connected to car bluetooth.   ​    
By Danr Bnioees

interface      

5
Better than other guides. From my experience, this guide is better than other paid audio guides, with much more history interlaced. I can not say enough good things about it. It is very useful especially for those who roadtrip regularly. The information it shares is outstanding. This app is also very easy to use.This is really a best way to change a good road trip to a great one.  ‌‌ ‍  
By Slnm uKilai

Good. Free the thumb.      

5
Perfect for family trip. Took a family vacation, must admit, app kept the kids attention. Narration was easy to listen to; my teen kids prefered app over their Dad's commentary. Directions and comments were clear and straightforward. Information was insightful and added to our experience. I would highly recommend the app!      
By MarwaaasOsm

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5
I rarely write reviews but this app is just outstanding! I have lived my whole life in SF. We had guests and decided to go for a city tour. My son suggested we buy this audio guide. So much information we had never known about over all these years enhanced the trip for everyone and lead to a few stops we had never made in all of our previous visits. Highly recommended.   ​​ 
By BboaeI razn

Good to use      

5
The app worked really well and the tech is pretty cool. I didn't have to do a lot of prep before the trip or carry along a tour book, the app does all of that for you. We had some problems with the app and were charged twice, but when we contacted customer service we received help immediately, and resolution was as promised.       ​
By Jim tasinE

Did not find this helpfull

1
I did not get
By heidig1969

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