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Big Bus San Francisco Hop-on Hop-off Tour

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  • 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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1-Day Hop-on, Hop-off Red Route and 4 Walking Tours
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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
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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
Great way to see the best in San Francisco

Today my husband arrived and took the hop on/off tour of San Francisco. What a terrific way to see a big city. Roy and Eddie were our guides and they gave us so much background and history of this fabulous city. We got to see...More

1  Thank Penny P
Reviewed 2 days ago
Thanks for EVERYONE at Big Bus San Fran.

I was on vacation from being a tour guide in another BB city Chicago. A big THANKS to ALL who made my SF vacation simply AWESOME. A million thanks to Jenn at the welcome center, awesome guides and drivers from Paul/Lawrence, "crazy" Blake, Patrick, Dave,...More

Thank Bongi S
Reviewed 3 days ago
Best double decker bus tour we’ve taken in any city

We’ve taken these type of bus tours in a dozen North American cities and this was the best. Alexis is awesome and very good at her job. We feel like we got a great tour of San Francisco in a short time. Thank you!

Thank Steelangel
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Not Impressed

I would recommend to anyone wanting to take a hop-on hop-off tour bus to start early in the day and plan where you want to hop-off beforehand. Be aware when you get on you have to wait your turn to sit on the top level...More

3  Thank AnitaAnne2018
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Do Not Buy

I purchased two tickets a few weeks before arriving for my fiancé’s Birthday Trip. Got to the office (Pier 39) and the staff were rude. Boarded the bus and the driver was on the phone refusing to answer any questions. Drove erratically, running red lights,...More

1  Thank Kevin P
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Response from Denise A | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but I don’t think so.
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Yes it does!
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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.