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What you'll do

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Take the Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus 1-Day Classic Tour with Go City®

  • With us, there are no entry fees on the day – all you've got to do is show your pass.
  • Includes a 1-Day San Francisco Hop-On Hop-Off bus ticket.

Pre-recorded narration in 10 different languages will tell you more about the history of the city, as well as give you interesting tidbits about the buildings that you’ll pass, so you'll learn a lot along the way.

Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus San Francisco highlights and stops

  • Golden Gate Bridge & Golden Gate Park
  • Chinatown
  • North Beach
  • Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Ferry Building
  • Union Square
  • Alamo Square Painted Ladies
  • And many, many more

Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus San Francisco Classic Tour popular attraction stops

(1)   San Francisco Visitor Center on the corner of Mason St and Jefferson St

  • Madame Tussauds San Francisco & San Francisco Dungeon
  • Escape from the Rock
  • Golden Gate Bay Cruise & Bridge 2 Bridge Cruise
  • Aquarium of the Bay

(2)   Holiday Inn Fisherman's Wharf North Side of North Point between Jones and Columbus

  • One All-Day Comfort Bike Rental by Blazing Saddles
  • Ripley's Believe it or Not! San Francisco

(4)   Embarcadero center on Clay Street at the corner of Battery Street

  • Exploratorium

(6)   Union Square South On Geary Street at the corner of Powell Street, opposite Macy's

  • San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)
  • The Contemporary Jewish Museum

(7)   Hilton HotelOn Mason Street at the corner of Ellis Street

  • One All-Day Comfort Bike Rental by Blazing Saddles
  • Go Car

(8)   Civic center on Fulton Street between Larkin and Hyde Street

  • Asian Art Museum

(12)   Golden Gate ParkOutside California Academy of Sciences

  • California Academy of Sciences
  • de Young Museum

Please note: the hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus tour is a great way to get acquainted with the city, but should not be relied on solely as a mode of transportation.

Experience Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus 1-Day Classic Tour and many other attractions with the All Inclusive Pass.

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Know before you go

Getting in: easy boarding. Hop on at any Big Bus stop. Show your pass to a Big Bus staff member at any included stop and you’re in. Click here to download a list of Big Bus stops.

Please note: Big Bus tickets are only valid for the day of redemption, not 24-hour periods. Once a ticket is redeemed it will only be valid for that day.

The hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus tour is a great way to get acquainted with the city, but should not be relied on solely as a mode of transportation.

Night Tour and Sausalito Tour are not included with your pass.

For more information, visit the Big Bus San Francisco website.

Where you'll be

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99 Jefferson Street, San Francisco, US

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Operating hours

Daily: 10AM - 5PM
Bus frequency: every 15 minutes

Buses start from Fisherman's Wharf Visitor Center.

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Free cancellation

Plans can change, we get it. All non-activated passes are eligible for a refund within 90 days from your purchase date.

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