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Big Bus San Francisco Hop-on Hop-off Tour

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Highlights
  • Explore San Francisco at your own pace, and plan your own itinerary
  • Buses run every 15-20 minutes, so you’re not wasting your time
  • See numerous attractions in one day at more than 15 main stops
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Big Bus San Francisco Hop-on Hop-off Tour
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1-Day Hop-on, Hop-off Red Route and 4 Walking Tours
US$49.50
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2-Day Hop-on, Hop-off Red, Green and Blue Routes, Night and Sausalito Tour, 4 Walking Tours, Rent for 1 hour, get 1 hour free.bike rental
US$67.50
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1-Day Hop-on, Hop-off Red and Blue Route, Night or Sausalito Tour, 4 Walking Tours and Rent for 1 hour, get 1 hour free.bike rental
US$58.50
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Overview
Avoid relying on expensive ride services with this affordable hop-on hop-off San Francisco bus tour. Jump off at more than 15 stops to explore sites and neighborhoods that interest you most. Your pass includes four walking tours, and you can upgrade to add a night tour, a Sausalito trolley ride or bike rental. You itinerary is up to you, so you’re never waiting on a tour group.
What to Expect
The bus tour route starts at Fisherman’s Wharf, but you can board at any of the stops. Just exchange your voucher for a ticket, and get ready to explore the City by the Bay.

Highlights include Pier 39, Union Square, the Palace of Fine Arts, the Golden Gate Bridge and Lombard Street. Plan your day’s itinerary based on your own interests. You won’t be stuck in one area—unless you want to.

There are four walking tours included with your pass. Explore Fisherman’s Wharf, North Beach, Chinatown, or the Barbary Coast with a guide who knows the must-see highlights of each area. It’s possible to fit all tours into one day if you plan accordingly.

If you’ve upgraded, take a Sausalito tour, and enjoy a one-hour bike rental.

Your experience ends on the day your pass expires. If you have the time, two-day passes are also available.
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Reviewed today via mobile
Poor customer service

Bought tickets thru the ship was out just at 10:00am and was informed I just missed the bus. The next one was at least 30 minutes wait. The tour staff suggested we walk to the next stop as it would be faster to catch the...More

Thank mnyberg
Reviewed yesterday
Great Way To See The City

I go to San Francisco quite frequently and decided to really see the city. What a great experience on this tour and the information that you get was wonderful...the inside secrets. Highly recommend this tour as a get to know the city kind of event.

Thank Veronica M
Reviewed yesterday
Great way to see the city

We were recently in San Francisco and used this service. It can be purchased near the wharf (Building will be obvious) as one of the choices in the San Francisco Explorer Pass. Schedule is easy to follow. We were lucky enough to have Maddy as...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 2 days ago
Good Tour

We have done these in other cities before. The tour guide can make it or break it. Our first one was trying a little too hard. The second was a little better. My advice is that if you are not getting what you want, hop...More

Thank JeriLG
Reviewed 3 days ago
Big Bus Tour in San Fran.

We booked this for 2 days and expected it to be the same as in New York. There aren't that many stops so once you get on, you really stay on. If you are going over the Golden Gate bridge sit upstairs right at the...More

Thank Jackie A
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angielo80
August 31, 2018|
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Response from lsnhc | Reviewed this property |
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Response from biggymismyname | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does. it takes you across the bridge to the park on the other side.
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MATRIXJUNIOR26
August 28, 2018|
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Response from biggymismyname | Reviewed this property |
One of the stops is right by the cruise terminal
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