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Muir Woods and Sausalito Half Day Tour (Optional Sausalito Ferry Ticket)

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Take time out from San Francisco on a half-day trip to Muir Woods and Sausalito. This enthralling half-day trip takes you across the Golden Gate Bridge to the Bay Area's most popular national monument and the prettiest village in California where you can choose to take the Sausalito ferry back to San Francisco.
  • Skip-the-line access at Muir Woods gives you more time to explore
  • Avoid the hassle of parking in Sausalito, and explore at your own pace
  • Use the onboard Wi-Fi to post pics of your adventure on social media
  • Upgrade to ride the ferry back to San Francisco from Sausalito 
What to Expect
Start your Muir Woods National Monument and Sausalito tour with pickup from Union Square. Drive over the Golden Gate Bridge and catch sight of Alcatraz on the way to Muir Woods. Upon arrival, bypass the entrance lines and head inside to wander the forest grounds at your own speed. See California’s old-growth redwood trees, and take in the fresh air. Next, get back in your vehicle for the ride to the Sausalito waterfront. Again, you can explore at your own pace as you walk the waterfront. Pop into art galleries or snag a snack or a drink (at your own expense). Afterward, your tour ends with a ride back to San Francisco. If you’ve upgraded to take the ferry, you’ll ride enjoy a boat ride back to the city.
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Departure Point
478 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • 4-hour tour of Muir Woods and Sausalito
  • Transport by luxury air-conditioned coach with Wi-Fi and restroom
  • Return Ferry to San Francisco from Sausalito (if option is selected).
  • Admission ticket to Muir Woods National Monument
  • Entry/Admission - Muir Woods National Monument
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible. However, passengers in a wheelchair can be accommodated only if they can get on and off the bus on their own and if the wheelchair is foldable.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Please note that Departure times can vary from day to day depending on our parking assignments.
  • Please contact us 72 hours prior to tour date to confirm your exact departure time.
  • Most travelers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a wonderfully informative bus driver to Muir Woods and the winding drive up the mountainous terrain was spectacular! Our tour began at 11:00 am and I would highly recommend grabbing a bite to eat ahead of time so you will have more time...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Kristi K
Reviewed yesterday

We really enjoyed this tour. The tour departed a little bit late, so be flexible, and I would recommend not having a strict timeline. The bus driver was very friendly and funny. He told stories and gave us information about the area and what we...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Indygirltoo
Reviewed 3 days ago

Took the afternoon bus to Muir Woods with optional Sausalito Ferry back to the Wharf. Bus ride there was good, with a great driver. Muir Woods was good, but under renovation which ruined it for us. Would not have booked had we known. Took the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Kelly J
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great trip, well organized and good value for the experience. Driver was professional and wealth of knowledge. The redwoods and paths well worth the visit. Sausalito was a great stop and worth taking the ferry back so you can go at your own pace otherwise...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank David K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A lot of building work going so was not at it’s best . I thought should have been told as probably would not have visited.

Date of experience: September 2019
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10 September 2019|
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Response from Kathryn D | Reviewed this property |
I took the ferry back across the bay. Blue and gold ferry as tickets were given out by tour guide as included in tour. Fantastic views of bridge and front view of Alcatraz
Keeley U
10 September 2019|
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Response from 794mindif | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see any whales on our way back and really doubt you will. The captain did not say anything about whales. Yes, better for you to book a whale watching trip separately because their captain/crew are whales experts.
Claire G
9 September 2019|
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Response from FarAway609386 | Reviewed this property |
Yes , it is a good experience to view Alcatraz , the Bridge , and the shoreline from the ferry . You can choose what time to come back , but you must book in first . Sausalito is also worth taking a little longer to stroll... More
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