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Big Bus San Francisco

99 Jefferson Street, San Francisco, CA 94133-1217
+1 415-433-1657
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US$ 110.00*
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Big Bus San Francisco Sightseeing and Alcatraz Combo
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Big Bus San Francisco Hop-on Hop-off Tour
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Big Bus San Francisco Night Tour
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Enjoy the beautiful city of San Francisco on top of an open top, double-decker bus. Experience the diverse culture of the city by visiting the unique neighborhoods including Fisherman's Wharf, North Beach, Haight/Ashbury District, Union Square, SoMa, Civic Center, Alamo Square.Journey through Golden Gate Park and cross the infamous Golden Gate Bridge! Hop on and hop off at any of our 20 stops located throughout the city. All tickets include free bike rental and walking tours of North Beach neighborhood and Chinatown. Visit us at our San Francisco Visitor Center at 99 Jefferson Street in Fisherman's Wharf.
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99 Jefferson Street, San Francisco, CA 94133-1217
Fisherman’s Wharf
+1 415-433-1657
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Reviewed yesterday

We booked the two day big bus ticket which gives you a night tour free of charge. I would recommend getting an early night and planning the two days in advance by looking at the maps and estimating times. Top spots are the pier and...More

Thank Aj P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We did the hop on hop off bus great way to see the city. Spent the whole day seeing the sites. Stopped in Height Asbury. The hippies are alive and well. The shops are expensive and the locals colourful. If you remember the 60's. You...More

Thank Brad K
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I bought the 48 hr deluxe pass with night tour and Sausalito included. First day I toured everywhere not so much hopping on and off though I did Sausalito and walked the golden gate a perfect jet lag remedy . The 2nd day I hopped...More

Thank Antonia B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Worst city tour experience. First, we had to wait almost 45 minutes for a bus, even though we were told busses come every 15 minutes or so. Then, when we got on, the bus driver didn't really communicate well and ordered people around with no...More

Thank Scott R
Reviewed yesterday

Hop on hop off tours are a great way to see the city in a short time. Some are better than others. This one was mediocre. The canned commentary, interspersed by awful 'hold' music, didn't really give any flavour or excitement to the city. And...More

Thank Michelle N
Reviewed yesterday

We have a tour travel with West Coast Holidays from 10/2/17 to 10/12/17, and in general, have a bad experience with the West Coast Holidays. 1. Ramada is the worst hotel. The service people do not respect their customers, such as they still come into...More

Thank honzhang1923
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After reading some mixed reviews about this tour, I was unsure about going, but glad I did. The Tour Guide on the bus was Robin, who was excellent. The tour is a perfect way to get to see most of this great city, after which...More

Thank pete7081
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had big Blake and Mike was our driver on our Night tour. The BEST tour person I have ever had. (NYC, Mami, Keys, Boston) hands down the Best!! Make sure if you do the night tour you ask for Mike and BIG Brett. Cuz...More

Thank Cherrie S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Night tour with Big Bus Blake and driver mighty mike was awesome, very entertaining. Make sure you get on the bus with these guys.

Thank Jerry S
Reviewed 2 days ago

1. The weather was a beautiful 75 sunny day. 2. Leo our tour guide was great! 3. The facts and history shared about San Francisco went beyond my local knowledge. AWESOME!

Thank Morgan P
Fisherman’s Wharf
Packed with family-friendly entertainment, quality
hotels, and good food, there’s something for everyone
at Fisherman’s Wharf. From street performers and
historic cable cars to art galleries and museums, a
postcard-worthy photo is available on every corner.
Bring your appetite: seafood lovers will be rewarded
with Dungeness crab and sourdough bread bowls, while
Ghirardelli Square will satiate anyone’s sweet tooth
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Nicola D
7 October 2017|
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Response from hannoch | Reviewed this property |
you can use your phone, they just scan it
Titus B
21 September 2017|
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Response from FlindersP | Reviewed this property |
yes at Golden gate Bridge. not aware of any others but you can get off at any stops and provided in a busy areas..would be sure there are some near.
20 July 2017|
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Response from Cathy M | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can wait for the next bus if the upstairs deck is full. Just be prepared to wait 15-20mins between buses. We got on the bus at Union Square and the buses on this day were empty as it was a key departing stop.