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Big Bus San Francisco Hop-on Hop-off Tour

From US$27,00
  • 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
Big Bus San Francisco Hop-on Hop-off Tour
From US$27,00
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Night Tour
Ticket for the Panoramic Night Tour only. Departs daily from Fisherman's Wharf (99 Jefferson Street) at 6.30pm, 7pm, 7.30pm (departures at 7.30pm are seasonal from April 1st to Oct 31st).
From US$27,00
Classic Ticket
1-Day Hop-on, Hop-off Red Route and 4 Walking Tours
From US$49,50
Premium Ticket
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
From US$58,50
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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 yesterday via mobile
Good way to see the city

We were only in San Fran for less than a day and half and got to see and experience so much of the city with the premium ticket. I wish they got a little closer to some stops like the Painted Ladies and actually drove...More

Thank Joseph H
Reviewed yesterday
Big Bus

The Big Bus gave us the opportunity to take a peek at all of the major attractions in San Francisco. We stayed on the bus for the entire tour and then decided what we wanted to include on our "must see" list. The tour guide...More

1  Thank Judy P
Reviewed 2 days ago
Blake and Steven were great!!

We did the entire tour today with Blake and Steven and had a blast! Blake was high energy and did some singing and kept us so entertained, even the passengers on the other busses kept looking our way! Really fun/funny. Loved it! (Coming from the...More

Thank rachealmartinez
Reviewed 4 days ago
Great way to see the city

We did this tour with three kids last week and loved it. Our guide was "Soda Pop" can't remember his actual name?! He was informative and funny, we stayed on the bus for the full loop just so we could hear his full commentary. We...More

Thank Jo R
Reviewed 4 days ago
Efficient and informative way to see the sights of San Francisco

Our family of five enjoyed the Big Bus hop-on hop-off tour of San Francisco. Big Bus was an efficient and informative way to see the highlights of the entire city without having to spend a lot of money on taxis. Our children enjoyed riding over...More

1  Thank ab_wilcox
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christy t
14 April 2018|
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Response from cparker2017 | Reviewed this property |
When you get on the bus they provide you with a map showing all the stops. You should also be able to go on their website and download the map ahead of time. They may also have an app.
Nancy H
5 April 2018|
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Response from Psic David F | Reviewed this property |
Hi Nancy. They are mentioned in the website but not featured...look carefully and you'll find them...there are descriptions of each one...great to combine bus with these walking tours...