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San Francisco Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus Tour

by Big Bus Tours
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Nonrefundable No Booking Fees E-voucher (printout not required)

Highlights

  • Unlimited Hop-on Hop-off access for duration of ticket

  • Frequent, convenient service with buses every 10–20 minutes

  • Live Tour Guides or recorded commentary in 10 languages

  • Engaging Guided Chinatown Walking Tour to stretch your legs

  • Freedom to explore the City by the Bay at your own pace

Highlights

  • Unlimited Hop-on Hop-off access for duration of ticket

  • Frequent, convenient service with buses every 10–20 minutes

  • Live Tour Guides or recorded commentary in 10 languages

  • Engaging Guided Chinatown Walking Tour to stretch your legs

  • Freedom to explore the City by the Bay at your own pace

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San Francisco Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus Tour

Activity Location

Multiple Locations Visited

San Francisco

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • San Francisco Visitor Center Stop #1

    99 Jefferson Street

    San Francisco 94133

  • Union Square Visitor Center Stop #7

    333 O'Farrell Street

    San Francisco 94102

  • Golden Gate Park (Monday - Friday only)

    55 Music Concourse Drive

    San Francisco 94118


Description

Explore San Francisco with a birds eye view of the city by the bay. Cross the iconic Golden Gate Bridge. Learn about the city from our entertaining live tour guides as they provide you with rich history and insider tips. Become a Local Expert on a Big Bus Tour.

Hilly streets lined with colorful Victorians, eclectic neighborhoods from the piers of Fisherman's Wharf to the sunny streets of the Mission, and picture-perfect landmarks from the Golden Gate to the Haight—San Francisco's a treasure trove of must-see sights. Get a lay of the land and take in the City by the Bay on a convenient double-decker bus, hopping off whenever you want to stretch your legs and get a closer look.

You can choose to just sit back and admire the passing scenery, or hop on and off wherever you want to explore more in depth, whether that means scoping out the shops of Union Square or hunting down delicious Italian cuisine in beatnik-friendly North Beach. If you want to stretch you legs, hop off at at Union Square and join the 1 Hour Chinatown Walking Tour - included in all three ticket types.

For guests wanting to explore the artsy sea-side town of Sausalito - purchase the Premium or Deluxe Tickets. The charming town just across the bay, offers many shopping and dining options along with sweeping views of the San Francisco Skyline. See more of San Francisco by selecting the Deluxe Ticket which includes a Panoramic Night Tour, Sausalito Tour and free entry to Madame Tussauds Wax Museum.

Hop-on or Hop-off at up to 20 points of interest. Some highlight include:

  • Fisherman's Wharf - Pier 39
  • North Beach Little Italy
  • Ferry Building (Local shops and Eateries)
  • Union Square - Downtown
  • Alamo Square - Painted Ladies Victorian Homes
  • Golden Gate Park
  • Chinatown

We have introduced a number of new health & safety measures to reduce the risk associated with the spread of Covid-19 in line with government advice and requirements of the local health authorities. These include regular cleaning of buses and social distancing measures.

To uphold these new safety and hygiene standards in keeping our guests safe during the Covid-19 Pandemic, we may have to operate a reduced service and changes to ticket inclusions. This may also include frequency of departures, changes to routes and reduction/removal of stops.

Customers are advised to visit our website or to download our app to find out more about our new health and safety measures and for the most update service information.


Inclusions

  • Hop-on hop-off bus tour of San Francisco

  • Unlimited rides for the duration of your pass

  • Chinatown Guided Walking Tour included in Classic, Deluxe and Premium Tickets

  • English Speaking Live tour guide on most buses.

  • Pre-recorded commentary available in 10 Languages

  • Sausalito Tour included in Deluxe Ticket

  • Panoramic Night Tour and Entry to Madame Tussauds

  • Wifi on Board


Know Before You Book

  • Children under 3 years old are complimentary

  • This activity is wheelchair accessible.

  • Chinatown Walk: (Jun - Sept: Daily at 11am & 1pm)(Oct - March: Daily at 1pm)

  • Night Tour departs Daily at 6:30pm, 7pm and (7:30pm April - October) Departs from Stop 1 at Fisherman's Wharf. The entire loop lasts 1.5 hours. A shuttle back to Union Square is available at the end of the tour. Seating is first come first serve.

  • Hop-on hop-off bus hours of operation are 9 AM–5 PM, with buses every 15–20 minutes. The entire loop lasts approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes.

  • Audio Guide in 10 Languages English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Mandarin, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese and Cantonese.


San Francisco Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus Tour ratings based on 294 Verified Reviews

Expedia Verified Reviews

4.1 out of 5

4/5 Mar 10, 2020

It was wonderful, easy and informative. The bus tour was good and the walking tour through China Town was amazing, Doug walked us to places we probably would not have seen and his history of the area was second to none.