Terror in the bay of San Francisco
Pumpkins, scary disguises, sweets, candles… With this clues is impossible not to think in Halloween. This is one of the most popular and expected celebrations in the United States. Take advantage of the service Hop-on Hop-off of San Francisco City Tour, which will take you to the most important points.
¿What is the origin of this peculiar holiday? It comes from the Celts. This festivity used to mark the beginning of the ¨dark season¨. During the night of ¨Samhain¨ the line between our world and the world beyond disappears and the ghosts return. From there comes the tradition to put disguises and terrifying masks in order to scary the bad spirits. If you want to see how changes the aspect of San Francisco at dusk, don´t doubt to get on San Francisco City Tour and enjoy the route Scenic Night Tour Route.
If you visit San Francisco on Halloween don´t lose the opportunity to participate in one of the many ghost hunt tours. The lovers of the fear and the supernatural can go to Haight Ashbury and get to know it´s mysteries and terrific stories. The tourist bus San Francisco City Tour will take you there. You can get off on the stop nº 8 Haight Ashbury-West or on the stop nº 9 Haight Ashbury-East of San Francisco City Loop
The history of San Francisco is full of stories of mysterious disappearances and inexplicable events. Halloween is the perfect day to visit the ¨haunted ¨places. Without any doubt the most famous place is the prison of Alcatraz where voices and footsteps were heart in empty rooms. Other haunted place is Stow Lake, inside the Golden Gate Park; where hundreds of visitors have seen a woman with long hair and a white dress, floating on the water, always at sundown. And these are not the only haunted places; there are many more like the City Hall where strange noises and voices were heart during the night.
If you have time to go to some of these places, probably you will have the opportunity to enjoy a unique Halloween experience that you will remember for whole your life.
To get to Alcatraz, take the route San Francisco City Loop and get off on the stop nº 17 PIER 41 of the San Francisco City Tour .
To get to Golden Gate Park, take the route San Francisco City Loop, and get off on the stop nº7, Golden Gate Park of the San Francisco City Tour .
To get to City Hall, take the route San Francisco City Loop and get off on the stop nº 11 Civic Center of the San Francisco City Tour.