Silicon Valley: Driving Tour

43 Reviews
Thursday 11 July to Saturday 10 August
Professorville Palo Alto
Silicon Valley: Driving Tour

Highlights

  • Discover the birthplace of the modern world in Silicon Valley
  • Learn about the history, controversies, and future of tech on a tour
  • Open tech headquarters like Googleplex are open to visitors.

Description

NOTE: This 42+ mile-long tour covers the essentials of Silicon Valley in 2-3 hours. Hop in your car and enjoy this tour of the birthplace of tech. Cruise through Silicon Valley while checking out the headquarters of tech giants and learn about the visionaries who’ve shaped the world, from Bill Gates and Steve Jobs to the controversies around Mark Zuckerberg and Jeff Bezos and the eccentricities of Elon Musk. Start your tour at Facebook's headquarters and learn about Zuckerberg and his vision. learn about the oldest struggle in tech — idea vs execution. Arrive at the backbone of Amazon, AWS, and learn about Bezos and Amazon's humble beginnings. Next, head to the Android Garden and learn about the fight between Google and Microsoft. Continue down the road to Google’s headquarters, called the Googleplex, and enjoy a stroll through the campus before arriving at Microsoft and the beginnings of the modern world. Learn about Gates, BASIC, and Windows. Stop at a museum to play the first-ever video game and see one of the first-ever computers. From there, continue onto Apple to learn about the feud between Jobs and Gates and even stop by Jobs’ Garage. Finally, switch from smartphones to smart cars and learn about Elon Musk and Tesla as you drive towards the heart of Silicon Valley. Finish your tour at Stanford, the school of choice for tech entrepreneurs.

Includes

Engaging storytelling: Uncover unique tales and thrilling history for a memorable journey! Comprehensive route and stops: See it all, miss nothing, leave no stone unturned! All-day support line: Call, chat, or email for help.

Important Information

  • Access the tour, which is provided by Local Operator.
  • Get support by calling, chatting, or emailing - all day.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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