Drink and think your way through North Beach with Jack Kerouac and the poets of the Beat Generation in 1950s San Francisco.
Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg and many of the writers of the Beat Generation started a revolution in San Francisco. Hear how and why while you tumble in and out of the same bars, cafes and bookstores they did. When the poets and novelists of the... More
- 95 minutes
This Detour can be taken any day of the week. The essential stops are open until at least 10pm and every hour has its own magic.
You’ll need $10 in cash for a cable car ride and a cash only café.
Also, it’s hard to predict when the cable cars will be packed. Don’t be deterred if a full one passes you up -- another will come by!
It's nice to take your time on this Detour. If that's your plan, just make sure you leave more than the minimum hour and a half.