Sacramento Tour Company is Your Ticket to Northern California Adventure Travel

Sacramento is a perfect tourism destination – with Gold Rush history and the birth of California as a state to today’s thriving food scene, there’s plenty to do in town, and it’s conveniently situated among some of the premier destinations in the world.In the summer of 2014, Alopex Eco Adventures began taking small groups... Read more »

Sacramento Student Travel Groups Get Unique Experiences

When you are arranging your Sacramento group tour, we know that you are looking for deep, unique experiences for your groups. You want to give them experiences that go beyond regular tourism experiences. From special, hands-on tours to special treatment at Sacramento accommodations, our Tourism team is here to help you give... Read more »

Our Hometown Tourists Visit the Sacramento Zoo

People travel the world to visit zoos, from China to London to San Diego.  Why not take a day and travel to the Sacramento Zoo for a fabulous zoo experience?  Remember how much fun it was to go to the zoo for the first time? Well, guess what? It's still fun, even if you’ve been there before. The Sacramento Zoo is close to... Read more »

Visit Sutter's Fort for a Unique Tour Group Experience

When you are arranging your Sacramento group tour, we know that you are looking for deep, unique experiences for your groups. You want to give them experiences that go beyond regular tourism experiences. From special, hands-on tours to special treatment at Sacramento accommodations, our Tourism team is here to help you give... Read more »

Sacramento Antique Shopping Guide

A full uninterrupted five or six hours of antique shopping in Sacramento has been at the top of my to-do list for several years now. It was a cold February morning as I embarked upon a day to myself, just me and my excitement at the prospect of finding a trunk load of treasures. I was on the hunt for well-worn and previously... Read more »

Our Hometown Tourists Visit Folsom Powerhouse State Historic Park

The headline of the San Francisco Chronicle, Friday July 2, 1895: “It was 4 a.m. in Sacramento and a 100 gun salute shattered the quiet…”  That was when the turbines at the Folsom Powerhouse first began to spin and produce electricity.  It was a really big deal for the electric current to run down the lines from Folsom the 22... Read more »

Our Hometown Tourists Enjoy a Sacramento Segway Tour

Even weeks later it still makes me smile! On a bright summer morning, Cindy, Jackie, and I met at 28th and V, the headquarters of Hysterical Tours. We were excited to embark on a Segway tour of Midtown Sacramento.  When I first approached the machine, it seemed awkward and a bit intimidating.  But once our guide (also named... Read more »

Sacramento Tourism Brings More Travel Professionals in 2014 than ever Before

I guess time flies when you’re busy, and we here in Sacramento tourism have had a whirlwind year. People who live in Sacramento know what a great place it is to relax, eat, drink, learn and adventure, and it’s our job let the rest of the world know. This year, we focused on actually getting out there and spreading word face to... Read more »

Our Hometown Tourists Explore the Hawaiian Chieftain

Ahoy, matey! When you tour the tall ship Hawaiian Chieftain, you suddenly want to talk like a pirate. She was berthed on the river in Old Sacramento from October 22 through December 8 for her annual visit to our city. The day we went on board for our latest adventure was cold and rainy. So that added a bit of mystery to... Read more »

Sacramento Tourism Targets the International Market

The international travel market is taking note of what Sacramento has to offer….even if they might not yet know exactly where we are. On a recent sales trip to Germany, I spent a lot of time pointing to a small star in the center of a map of California and saying something like, “This is where the magic happens.” Most of... Read more »