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Big Bus Tours San Francisco-Classic Ticket

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Adult13 yrs or older
Child4-12 yrs old Infant 0-3 yrs old are free but must sit on parents lap
No Hidden Costs! Our low price includes all taxes and fees.

Big Bus Tours San Francisco has more stops than any other 'hop on and off' sightseeing company in San Francisco. Kids love to go sightseeing on these open-air double-decker buses - and if the tour is getting too long for them, just Hop Off at any of the 20 stops. When you are ready to re-board, just step on the next Big Bus that pulls up!


  • Frequent departures - go at your own pace
  • Entertaining and educational narration
  • Best deal for your dollar-Children under 4 yrs are free.
  • Best views of the City
  • Fabulous Way to get around town
  • 2.5 hour full tour of San Francisco
  • Climate controlled (downstairs)
  • * Available in ten languages
  • Valid for 24 hour period
Join the Big Bus Tours of San Francisco for fantastic views of beautiful San Francisco. On this tour you will learn about the diverse cultures living here, exciting architecture, beautiful parks,and picturesque views atop an open air bus and of course the history from the early Spanish settlers to the Gold Rush and present day.

These tours are a great way for you to familiarize yourself with picturesque views of San Francisco atop an open top sightseeing bus. They are also a wonderful way to show visitors around without the hassles, frustrations, and expense of driving!

Hop on-hop off tour. The unique Big Bus Tours of San Francisco stops at 20 key points of interest all around spectacular San Francisco. Hop on or Hop off at your leisure to create your own customized journey around the city.

All Aboard! Get your eTickets today for the Big Bus Tours San Francisco. Hop On the bus and start your adventure!

*Now available in ten languages: English, French, Spanish, German, Japanese, Korean, Italian and Mandarin, Cantonese and Portuguese.
Go Sightseeing on an Open-Air Double-Decker Bus
See All the Sights
Travel the world in Chinatown
Explore Golden Gate Park
Hop On - Hop Off
Frequent departures - Go At Your Own Pace
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Boston Old Town Trolley with free Harbor Cruise


Big Bus Tours San Francisco-Classic Ticket

Operating Times:

Big Bus Tours operates 365 days a year from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm. (April -October) Last bus 5:00pm (November-March). Pick up and drop off at stops frequently.
Chinatown Walking Tour: Tour begins at Stop #6 and operates daily at 10:00am and 2:00pm.
Northbeach Walking Tour: Tour begins at Stop #3 and operates daily at 4:00pm.
Barbary Coast Walking Tour: Tour begins at Stop #4 and operates daily at 12:00pm.
Fisherman’s Wharf Walking Tour: Tour begins at Stop #1 and operates daily at 11:00am & 2:00pm.

Reservation Notes:

Reservations are NOT needed or accepted. Tickets can be used on any operating day within 6 months of the purchase date.

# of Stops:

1 ) Fisherman's Visitor Center 2) Holiday Inn Fisherman's Wharf 3) North Beach 4) Embarcadero Center, 5) Ferry Building 6) Union Square South 7) Hilton Hotel 8) Civic Center 9) SF Jazz Center 10) Alamo Square 11) Haight Asbury 12) Golden Gate Park 13) Golden Gate Bridge N 14) Palace of Fine Arts 15) Marina/Cow Hollow 16) Lombard St. 17) Union Square N 18) Chinatown Gate 19)Portsmouth Square Chinatown 20) Cruise Terminal 21) Pier 39 Fisherman's Wharf -Tour Stop 1 Visitor's Center


2.5 hours

Booth Location:

99 Jefferson St. (Fisherman's Wharf), San Francisco, CA 94133

Nearest Intersection:

Jefferson St. and Mason St.

Age Requirements:

Child Ticket: 4-12 yrs old Infants 0-3 yrs old are free but must sit on parents lap.


Reservations are not required. Environmentally friendly, ADA accessible. Room for strollers and wheelchairs. You may board at any one of the 20 stops. Climate controlled (downstairs). Bring your camera for the best picture views of San Francisco.

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