You will learn about the history of San Francisco and Bay Area as well as why Silicon Valley is here and how it started.We will pick you from your hotel or residence and take you down to the Silicon Valley. You will see the Oracle campus, the Emerald City and the Trimaran of Larry Ellison.You will see both Facebook campuses, home of Steve Jobs, garage where Hewlett and Packard started Silicon Valley. You will walk with a student guide exploring the highlights of Stanford’s beautiful campus. 2 hours walking tour.You will visit the Google Campus.You will visit the new Apple Park Visitor Center.
You will learn about the history of San Francisco and Bay Area as well as why Silicon Valley is here and how it started.We will pick you from your hotel or residence and take you to Silicon Valley. You will see and make pictures in front of Oracle Campus and Trimaran of Larry Ellison, both Facebook campuses, and Garage where Hewlett and Packard started Silicon Valley. We will show you the Home of Steve Jobs. You will take a 2 hours walking tour of Stanford University Campus.You will visit the Google Campus and make pictures with Android.You will visit the new Apple Park Visitor Center.
Discover Silicon Valley history makers from the early pioneers to today’s tech revolutionaries. Visit the modest origins and the now sprawling campuses of giants Apple, Facebook and Google. Learn what makes this the place for startups pushing the boundaries of technology. Your 1-day tour of Silicon Valley begins at the front door of your San Francisco hotel. We’ll start early to enjoy a full day exploring how a handful of Santa Clara county cities started a digital revolution and changed the world. While riding in comfort down the San Francisco Peninsula, you’ll hear how Silicon Valley’s original “nerds”, like Frederick Terman, William Shockley, Bill Hewlett, Dave Packard and (much later) Mark Zuckerberg, got their starts
Learn the who, what, when, where and why of Silicon Valley on this private, 8-hour tour. Visit the Peninsula south of San Francisco for an in-depth look at the companies that have changed our lives with technology and social media. See Stanford, Google, Apple, Facebook and many other companies that affect our 21st century lives. I have lived and worked in Silicon Valley since the 1970's and know the area well. Join me as I share with you the stories about the people and places of this unique area.
Pick up will be from your hotel or place of choice inside the city of San Francisco. After meeting with your driver-guide, we will head towards Silicon Valley. Before leaving San Francisco, and depending where your hotel/accommodation is located, you will enjoy a brief panoramic view of the city. This would include having a view of Golden Gate Bridge as well as Fisherman’s Wharf.We will head towards the Santa Clara Valley to reach Silicon Valley. In Silicon Valley, you can find the startups and the technological companies. The drive will be around 90 minutes. Our driver – guide is at your disposition during the full day tour and will explain many anecdotes and stories about Silicon Valley and their geniuses!We will arrange a stop to the headquarters of Facebook, Peers Park of Palo Alto, Stanford University, Google, Apple Park Visitor Center and much more! We will pass by a garage where Bill Hewlett and David Packard started HP and many more.SAVE COVID-19 SAFE
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As this is your own private trip you can choose places to visit subject to time and admission requirements. You can spend as much and as little time at the stops you want. You can go to places other than the ones listed. You can stop for lunch etc where you want. You can ideally visit three of the places listed.
Visit 2 Facebook Campuses in Menlo Park, the old one that used to be Sun Microsystems and the new building designed by Frank Gehri.Visit the home of Steve Jobs in Palo Alto.Visit the Garage of Hewlett and Packard where Silicon Valley started.Visit the Stanford University. Either join the group of visitors from all over the world guided by a student or we can take you on a private tour.Visit the Google Campus.Visit the Apple Park.Visit the Oracle Campus. (optional)
Why Silicon Valley is a must-see tech tourist destination? Silicon Valley innovations and inventions have changed the course of our human history, the connection between technology and culture impact our daily lives in every way. These emerging technologies are forever changing the way in which we obtain daily information, banking, computing, and governs the daily interaction and communications between people all over the world. We are truly a privileged generation living in a fascinating changing and pivotal time in our human history.Learn how the innovations, once considered science fiction, have become a reality and entered the consumers mainstream, whether it is Apple’s latest iPhone, Google search engines and products, social media networks like Facebook, Intel semiconductors, eBay, Oracle, HP, Nasa, PayPal or even Tesla’s electric cars - they all impact our daily lives in many ways.