Sacramento: Historical Old Town and Food Walking Tour


Discover the Californian Gold Rush town of Sacramento on a walking tour with food tasting. Sample local delicacies and explore the sights of the Old Sacramento Waterfront district with a guide.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

  • Duration

    2.5 hour


  • Highlights
    • Be transported back to the California Gold Rush era
    • Discover local gems and eat fun foods
    • Enjoy a day of sightseeing and learning about the Gold Rush
    • Learn about the harrowing history of fires and floods of the State Capital
  • Full description
    Stroll along the very cobble stoned streets of historic figures such as General Sherman, Ulysses S. Grant and John Sutter while hearing about the harrowing history of the state Capital and the Gold Rush. From fires to floods, you’ll learn about the challenging beginnings of this historic district. And the best part is, you get to eat all along the way. We take you to some of the best spots to tantalize your taste buds.

    This tour takes place in the Old Sacramento Waterfront district, right on the Sacramento River, featuring Gold Rush-era buildings, cobble stone streets and horse drawn carriages. The state Railroad Museum and the Sacramento History Museum are located in this area, as well as numerous shops including souvenir shops, antique stores, boutiques and old time candy shops. There are also numerous eateries and bars. There is ample parking in nearby parking garages.
  • Includes
    • Food, several food stops, amount will equal a full lunch plus.
      Walking tour
  • Exclude
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off