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Big Bus San Francisco Night Tour provided by Big Bus Tours

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
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Updated 19/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Big Bus San Francisco Night Tour
Maps and brochures will not be handed out on the service and customers are encouraged to download our Free Mobile App providing extended digital content including map and live bus tracking.
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Updated 19/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
See San Francisco’s highlights at night on a double-decker bus tour that starts at Fisherman's Wharf. You can relax as someone else handles the driving, and you’ll hear stories about the city’s history along the way. Sights include the Chinatown, Embarcadero and the Financial District. You’ll also enjoy spectacular views of the downtown skyline and bay from the Bay Bridge and Treasure Island.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Fisherman's Wharf
    Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Redeem vouchers at the start of the tour, 99 Jefferson Street, San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf Directions: If you require further information prior to starting the tour please feel welcome to visit the Big Bus Welcome Center.  Fisherman's Visitor Center Mason Street
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    Big Bus Tours
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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    Golden Gate Bridge
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 3
    Fisherman's Wharf
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 4
    Grace Cathedral
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 5
    Presidio of San Francisco
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 6
    Treasure Island
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 7
    Embarcadero Center
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • You'll end at
    Fisherman's Wharf
    Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Redeem vouchers at the start of the tour, 99 Jefferson Street, San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf Directions: If you require further information prior to starting the tour please feel welcome to visit the Big Bus Welcome Center.  Fisherman's Visitor Center Mason Street
    See address & details
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Highlights
  • 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
  • Free shuttle service to Union Square included
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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Important Information
Departure Point
Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, CA, USA
Duration
1h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • 2-hour double decker bus tour
  • Live guide
  • Entry/Admission - Big Bus Tours
Exclusions
  • 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 travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 40 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Cissy wrote a review Mar 2021
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I enjoyed the scenery as the light changed from twilight to sunset to night. The architecture was amazing and the narration was also interesting. A great tour to check some of the must-see sights off your list.
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Date of experience: March 2021
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SUNILDASWANEY wrote a review Dec 2020
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates385 contributions179 helpful votes
I had taken the very same tour earlier in the day and wanted to get the experience in the night and it did not disappoint at all. As a matter of fact, it was even better in the night with the lights on!
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Brianna S wrote a review Sep 2020
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Experience itself was really nice! Bus driver wasn’t so nice! He thought we cut the line just accused us wasn’t very nice when we had bought tickets for last bus which was too full so we had to wait for next bus
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Brian B wrote a review Mar 2020
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We had the most unbelievably awesome time on the night tour with Bianca and Al. We have done Big Bus tours before, but have never laughed and smiled as much as we did with Bianca. She addressed my 10 year old several times and it made his night. When we stopped for a picture
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from LeraMBigBusTours, Guest Relations Manager at Big Bus San Francisco Night Tour
Responded 14 Mar 2020
Thank you so much for your amazing review of Big Bus San Francisco. I am so happy to hear you were able to enjoy our Panoramic Night tour with our tour guide Bianca and driver Olaiha! We will definitely let them know about you great 5 star feedback on their team work! Thank you for choosing Big Bus San Francisco!
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SarahB wrote a review Mar 2020
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Bianca and AL were the best tour guides we have ever had on the big bus and we use the bus as often as possible when we travel!! They were the highlight of our day! Highly recommend this tour.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from LeraMBigBusTours, Guest Relations Manager at Big Bus San Francisco Night Tour
Responded 14 Mar 2020
Thank you so much for your amazing review of Big Bus San Francisco. I am so happy to hear you were able to enjoy our Panoramic Night tour with our tour guide Bianca and driver Olaiha! We will definitely let them know about you great 5 star feedback on their team work!
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335sethl
335sethl
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Great value / great experience
I've never done a city tour before and was a little nervous. But from the time I arrived, Issac (one of the BigBus
lindatF1618QB
lindatF1618QB
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HOURS LATE, FREEZING COLD, NO FUN - AND NO FAIR! SKIP THIS ONE!
We (couple) paid $122.00 for a 24-hour hop on hop off Big Bus San Francisco experience - and were thoroughly ripped
paulmA8747BN
paulmA8747BN
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Great bust tour and also China Town tour with Stacy
Really enjoyed the bus tour and learning about San Francisco. Take the China Yown walking tour. Stacey was very kno
nyazeri
nyazeri
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Great tour
Definitely recommend getting both day and night tours. The bus gets filled up quickly, so your best bet is to go to
madelineg816
madelineg816
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Don't go, They don't give refunds
I purchased tickets for a friend and myself and we waited for hours at the stop with no bus to show up when the wai
nikkis3lilones
nikkis3lilones
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Great tour, just be prepared
We had tickets for 3/23 and we showed up at 6:01 since the tickets said to be 20-30 minutes early. We were turned a
141LM
141LM
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Details not communicated
Our first tour was in the pouring down rain. Driver wouldn't let anyone on the bottom floor because of Covid. We we
kcreasey
kcreasey
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Bad tour guides
We had three different tour guides throughout our tour and thoroughly enjoyed the sights, but two of the guides wer
SUNILDASWANEY
SUNILDASWANEY
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EXCELLENT
It was an absolute thrill to go on a tour of the very famous Golden Gate Bridge and the equally famous Alcatraz pri
victoriarK907CY
victoriarK907CY
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Terrible Customer service
I have used Big Bus tours all over the world and I never had a bad experience until yesterday in San Francisco. We
oneofw
oneofw
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A must go!
This trip was so fun! I learned so much about the city while enjoying the beautiful views. Would definitely recomme
Hane G
Hane G
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Easy Travel
Right now with the street cars, cable cars and trolley out of commission this is an easy way to get around San Fran
250kerryannd
250kerryannd
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Great tour!
This bus tour is perfect. You can’t go wrong doing it! Takes you everywhere. Ladies pull your hair back if you are
Stephen B
Stephen B
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Make sure you can go, NO refunds!
Bought the tour could not use it because plans changed and when asking for a refund they refuse. Will try and get y
Ladybreeze
Ladybreeze
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The best fog experience ever
Loved golden gate bridge.very informative tour would go again.make sure you bring a jacket.and sit up top
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  • Duration: 1h 30m
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