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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
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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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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
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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.
Reviews (1,135)
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Reviewed today
Big bus Blake and Francisco

Had such a fun day tour on which Blake was the live guide and Francisco the driver. They work together so well. Blake was such fun and full of information! Dramatic and on-point with picture cues and interesting facts. Well worth trying to find out...More

Thank see4yourself
Reviewed yesterday
BEST tour ever

I hopped on the Big Bus after having been stood up by their competitor, City Sightseeing. Not only was Big Bus cheaper, their buses showed up every 15-20 minutes, had amazing drivers/guides (Blake was AWESOME--I learned so much and had a blast), and were super...More

1  Thank Paulizzy
Reviewed yesterday
Good Tour

We booked the Big Bus tour trough our cruise ship excursions and were very impressed. The tour guide (Leo) was very humorous, informative and knowledgable. On occasion it was difficult to hear him but for the most part we were able to get most of...More

1  Thank jsallan
Reviewed yesterday
Good way to get around San Francisco.

We always use Big Bus when we visit cities in the USA. This is a good way to see San Fran and Sausalito and the night tour was very good. Guides were good although the night guide Jim was excellent.The walking tour of Chinatown with...More

Thank James W
Reviewed yesterday
Tour Guides.

The guide on first bus was inaudible whereas Neil on 2nd bus was wonderful as was the guy on the Sausalito bus. The tour however was excellent.

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2 October 2018|
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Response from LadyJacqui2014 | Reviewed this property |
Hi our son who lives n America purchased them on line and sent us the link to print them off. We stayed in Fisherman's Wharf which is ideally located to all the attractions, and The Big Bus Company was just a short walk from... More
Mary S
22 September 2018|
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Response from Penny P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can wheel on your chair and they harness it to the floor. There is a fold down ramp for easy off and on.
1 September 2018|
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Response from lsnhc | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does!
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