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City Sightseeing San Francisco Hop-On, Hop-Off: 24-Hour Downtown Tour

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Key Highlights

  • Our lowest priced hop-on, hop-off tour
  • Covers all the major attractions of Downtown San Francisco including Union Square and the SOMA District
  • Hop-off to explore the sites and hop back on when you are ready
  • While on board a local guide will share San Francisco facts and trivia
  • Activity Schedule
    When does it run?



    Your ticket is valid for 24 hours from first use.

    Start time

    Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour Buses operate from 9:00am to 5:00pm every 30 minutes.
    The entire loop takes 60 minutes

    Meeting Point

    Tickets must be exchanged before boarding the bus at 1331 Columbus st. (between North Point and Beach Streets), San Francisco.
    You may board the bus from any of the stops.

    Ending Point

    You may leave the bus at any stop.

  • Overview & Itinerary


    This great value hop-on, hop-off tour allows you to explore one of San Francisco’s most exciting areas.

    Downtown San Francisco is synonymous with the city's cosmopolitan culture with many cultural attractions and a brilliant shopping district. Some of the attractions include the Union Square, Fisherman's Wharf and the SOMA District.

    You will have 24 hours unlimited use of the London-style open top red buses. Hop-off at a site which interests you and hop-on when you're done. While on board the bus informative and engaging audio-commentary will make sure you don't miss a thing.

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    On this San Francisco Hop-On Hop-Off: Downtown Tour, you have the freedom to plan your own sightseeing itinerary. You may hop on and hop off at any of the designated stops, sightsee, shop or eat and then hop back again when the next bus comes along.

    The major highlights that the bus covers are as follows:
    Fishermans Wharf
    North Beach - Columbus at Lombard)
    Transamerica Pyramid
    SOMA District
    Union Square
    Nob Hill West
    Filbert Street Steps

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • Hop-on hop-off ticket
    • English-speaking guide providing commentary on board the bus
  • Please note & Additional info

    Please note

    The route of the hop-on, hop-off tour is subject to change.

    Voucher information: Tickets must be exchanged before boarding the bus at 1331 Columbus st. (between North Point and Beach Streets), San Francisco. Showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted, no refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

    Your voucher will be valid for 3 months from the date chosen at the time of booking.

    Wheelchairs can be collapsed down and stored on the bus but the buses are not equipped with ramps and therefore passengers would need to walk up 2 steps.

    San Francisco is a functioning city and therefore political events, demonstrations and celebrations can disrupt the route at any time, especially during summer and at weekends.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.

  • reviews
    • Excellent route, sadly the red route wasn't available because of Pride Parade, however the tour bus manage to still provide us with a route that allowed us to see a lot of the...

      Amrita Ramanathan, United States, 07/Jul/2017
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      Katherine Laboy, United States, 26/Jun/2017
    • fun tour!

      we had such a great time on the tour. we learned a lot about the city and highly recommend this tour for locals and visitors alike!...

      Angelin McGowan, United States, 05/Jun/2017
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