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Looking for a knowledgeable expert to guide you through San Luis Obispo? Explore our list of San Luis Obispo tours outlined below, featuring cider tasting tours with Hop on Beer Tours to Cal Poly campus walking tours, led by current Cal Poly students. Start planning your adventure to San Luis Obispo today!

San Luis Obispo Wine & Beer Tasting Tours

All throughout history, people have experienced and explored cultures through taste. Since the founding of Mission San Luis Obispo in 1772, the area’s soil, weather, and geography have been captured in bottles and shared in glasses. Recently listed among Wine Enthusiast’s “Top 10 Wine Travel Getaways,” San Luis Obispo’s thriving wine country currently produces nearly two dozen wine varietals. Similarly, the booming craft beer scene has grown to include over 8 unique breweries, each with their own styles and heritage. If you plan to maximize your vacation time by visiting multiple locations, we highly recommend booking a wine or beer tasting tour with a transportation service to ensure you arrive safely at the various destinations. Below outlines the tour services in San Luis Obispo who specialize in beer and wine tasting tours, providing recommendations, local expertise and transportation.

Food Tours in San Luis Obispo

Walk, taste and sip your way through Downtown San Luis Obispo. Hop on a Taste of SLO Walking Food Tour and visit five unique destinations featuring Santa Maria style BBQ, Central Coast wines and beers, Latin style food, and more. This tour is 3 hours long, and is less than two walking miles. This tour is for all ages, accommodations made for all dietary needs, and non-alcoholic tickets are available. Tours are on Tuesday and Saturday, and any other day of the week by special arrangement.

Central Coast Food Tour also offers small, personalized tours in Downtown San Luis Obispo, allowing you to enjoy the best SLO cuisine with stops at off the beaten path culinary treasures. While walking through town, you’ll also travel back in time, passing by historical landmarks and hearing highlights from San Luis Obispo’s history from the knowledgeable guide.

Downtown San Luis Obispo Tours

Downtown San Luis Obispo offers endless sights to see and attractions within a few short blocks of one another. Travel along the Downtown SLO Walking Tour, featuring the historic Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa, Secret Garden Organic Herb Shop, a local hidden gem, the iconic Boo Boo Records and more.  Or, hop on a tour with East Wellbeing & Tea Spa who is now offering tours of San Luis Obispo in their E-Tuk 6 passenger vehicle with free pick up and drop off from SLO hotels or Downtown SLO area.

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo Tours

Whether you’re a prospective student or visiting alumni, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo offers various tours from self-guided to student led campus tours Monday through Friday. Below outlines all the guided Cal Poly San Luis Obispo tours to give you a peek at the Mustang lifestyle.

  • General Campus Tour: 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
  • Admissions Information Session: 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
  • Campus Housing Tour: 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
  • Recreation Center Tour: 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. on the :15 and :45 of the hour

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