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Big Bus San Francisco Night Tour

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US$ 35.00
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Enjoy the city's sights by night. Beginning at Fisherman's Wharf, our Night Tour of San Francisco takes you through the evening vibrance of the Embarcadero, Fisherman's Wharf, Chinatown and the Financial District before crossing the Bay Bridge for photos at Treasure Island. Seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis, so please aim to arrive 20-30 minutes before your preferred tour time. Please note that this is not a hop-on, hop-off tour.
  • Experience San Francisco landmarks illuminated at night
  • Gaze across the bay to San Francisco from Treasure Island 
  • Learn about the city’s history from a guide
What to Expect
Make your own way to the meeting point at Fisherman's Wharf area in the evening and board the double-decker bus for your tour. Hear live commentary from your guide about San Francisco’s landmarks and history as your driver winds through iconic neighborhoods of the city. You’ll pass through the Embarcadero and drive across the Bay Bridge to Treasure Island. Soak in panoramic views of the San Francisco Bay and stop at a viewpoint that offers a great view (weather permitting) of the downtown and waterfront. Your tour ends with return to Fisherman’s Wharf and an optional, complimentary shuttle back to Union Square. Tours run between 60-90 minutes depending on traffic.
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Departure Point
Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, CA, USA
Departure Time
4/1/2019 - 3/31/2020Monday - Sunday:06:30 PM - 07:00 PM
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • 2-hour double decker bus tour
  • Live guide
  • Entry/Admission - Big Bus Tours
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Tour operates on a first-come, first-served basis, so try to arrive early to secure your seat
  • This is not a hop-on hop-off tour
  • Wheelchair accessible, please call ahead for arrangements
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • 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 via mobile

This tour was great! Big bus Blake kept up the entertainment and energy throughout the whole ride. He was a great storyteller. He said people find him obnoxious, but I really don't think he was. Calvin gave us a smooth ride and the tour hit...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

nice tour for people with limited time and availability since the tour was at night, quite cold, so we stayed in the bottom of the bus instead of the top. Informative narrative.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Michele H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Turns out you need to be there at 4:30 to get on top deck. Perhaps they tell you this if you buy from main office , but if you purchase on line , it simply says get there at 6:30 to leave. Turns out they...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Jessica S
CarolinaBBT, Customer Service Agent at Big Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review and feedback of Big Bus San Francisco. I am sorry to hear that you were not able to enjoy the night tour. We do recommend customers line up for the night tour at least 30 minutes before the night tour...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the best tour - so informative and good sense of humor. Had a blast. Was sad when we had to get off! Definitely recommend!

Thank yajolly
CarolinaBBT, Customer Service Agent at Big Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review of Big Bus San Francisco. Happy to hear you enjoyed your tour with Neil

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took the Night Tour with Bianca as our host. She made the tour so fun! Little bit of history and lots of jokes the whole trip. We had a blast!! Hey Bianca, if you see this, thanks for a great trip! -Love, your new LA...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Nomad371316
CarolinaBBT, Customer Service Agent at Big Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of the night tour. Happy to hear you had a great tour with Bianca

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Nichole R
3 October 2019|
Response from poppysno | Reviewed this property |
This tour books up fast and there were three tours at 6pm, 6.30 and then 7pm. People were in line at least 30 minutes beforehand as you need to be sitting up top on this tour. There were too many of us to fit on the tour so... More
9 April 2019|
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Response from yarosol01 | Reviewed this property |
Hi man! I am not sure about it. You may contact the bus company or check the website to see the maps!
Linda D
17 July 2018|
Response from mgonzalez39 | Reviewed this property |
I do not have any idea. You can call Big Bus Tours and they can give you the information. Sorry I can't help you.
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