Two Day San Francisco Hop On Hop Off Tour
Get ready for an adventure on this three-route, hop on-hop off tour of beautiful San Francisco. Tour San Francisco at your leisure, stopping at the best spots along the way. As an added bonus, your tour also includes a ticket to Madame Tussauds!
Your comfortable double decker bus will take you to downtown San Francisco, the Golden Gate Bridge, Sausalito, and several San Francisco highlights, including Chinatown, Union Square, Barbary Coast, Financial District, the Ferry Building, City Hall, North Beach, Lombard Street, and Pier 39. Be sure to check out Fisherman's Wharf, where you can tour a number of great shops and even see some playful wildlife. Those guests looking to shop even more will be glad to visit Union Square, home to Macy's, Tiffany's, Neiman Marcus, Victoria's Secret and Saks Fifth Avenue.
No voyage to this amazing city is complete without seeing the Golden Gate Bridge. Your double decker bus will stop at South Vista Point, where you can hop off and walk across the 1.7 mile span of the Golden Gate Bridge. The bus continues to the Golden Gate Bridge Park, where you can visit such awesome sights as the Japanese Tea Garden, the De Young Museum, and the California Academy of Sciences. If you continue on this route you will also see the Haight Ashbury neighborhood, Alamo Square, the Civic Center, the Opera House, Union Square, Market Street, Chinatown, and more!
Your San Francisco bus tour also includes a trip to Sausalito, a region filled with galleries, shopping, and incomparable views of the bay. From South Vista Point, admire the beautiful Golden Gate Bridge while driving across the 1.7 mile span of the bridge to get to North Vista Point. From there you have breathtaking views of the San Francisco Bay, and on a nice day you can see the San Francisco skyline, Alcatraz Island, and the Bay Bridge, making it a great photo stop for every visitor. The route then carries on into Marin County and stops in charming Sausalito, where you can hop off the bus, stroll around, shop, dine, visit various art galleries, and enjoy a relaxing lunch by the waterfront. From Sausalito, the bus will head back across the Golden Gate Bridge to South Vista Point. You can visit the Golden Gate Bridge Welcome Center, stroll around the Presidio, or relax at the beach at Crissy Field.
Night owls who love scenery and bright lights will be able to take the night loop portion of the San Francisco bus tour. Chinatown offers a picturesque nighttime view with its dragon-crested gate, while Treasure Island, which is a little island between San Francisco and Oakland, provides you with the best views of the San Francisco skyline.
Please Note: There are 2 bus routes and a Night Tour with varying schedules and tour durations. The Official City (Red) Route runs every 20 minutes and it takes approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes to complete the route without getting off. The Sausalito (Green) Route runs every 30 to 60 minutes and it takes approximately 1 hour to complete the route without getting off. The Night Tour runs every evening and it takes approximately 2 hours to complete the tour (Blue). The Night Tour is not a hop on, hop off tour. First and last tour times vary by route and will be detailed in your electronic ticket.
The Official City (Red) Route includes the following stops:
- Fisherman's Wharf / The Cannery
- Barbary Coast
- North Beach / Little Italy
- Financial District
- Ferry Building
- Union Square South
- Hilton San Francisco Union Square
- Civic Center / City Hall
- Alamo Square / Painted Ladies
- Haight Ashbury
- Golden Gate Park
- Golden Gate Park - Music Concourse Drive
- Golden Gate Park - Conservatory of Flowers
- Golden Gate Bridge
- Palace of Fine Arts
- Marina / Cow Hollow Districts
- Lombard Street
- Union Square North
- Chinatown / Chinatown Gate
- Pier 35
- Pier 39
The Sausalito (Green) Route includes the following stops:
- Golden Gate Bridge (North Vista Point)
- Bay Area Discovery Museum
- Golden Gate Bridge (South Vista Point)
The Night Tour (Blue) route includes the following locations:
- North Beach
- Union Square
- Palace of Fine Arts
- California Street
- Bay Bridge Lights
To see a map of the stops that are included in this tour, please CLICK HERE.