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Skyline Sightseeing San Francisco: Hop-on, Hop-off Bus Tour and Bay Cruise Combo

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Key Highlights

  • Go full Surf n’ Turf as you explore the stunning City By The Bay across land and water
  • Discover the city’s highlight attractions with over 15 strategic stops on the bus tour
  • Enjoy an immersive experience with a live tour guide and multilingual commentary
  • Feast your eyes on the surreal Bay area with the hour long cruise
  • Sail right under the iconic Golden Gate Bridge and past the historic Alcatraz
  • Overview

    Discover the gorgeous San Francisco, the City By The Bay, along the bay and across it! Go full surf and turf with this exceptional combo that treats you to a 1-Day Skyline Sightseeing Hop-on, Hop-off Bus on the City Tour Route as well a 1-hour Cruise around the San Francisco Bay area. 

    HOP-ON, HOP-OFF BUS - 24 Hours / 1 Day

    With over 15 stops covering all the major sights in the city across the fantastic City Tour route, all of them of them tactically located close to important attractions, travelling around the city will be a breeze. Sit back and enjoy spectacular views of the city from the double decker, open-top buses or hop on and off as you wish to visit your favourite places, from the iconic Golden Gate to the magical Palace of Fine Arts. keeping you company will be a live tour guide on board the bus as well as riveting audio commentary in 10 languages. 

    Attractions Covered

    • Golden Gate Bridge    
    • Fisherman’s Wharf, Pier 39
    • Palace of Fine Arts
    • Golden Gate Park
    • Haight/Ashbury
    • City Hall
    • Chinatown Gate
    • South Vista Point   
    • North Vista Point
    • Sausalito

    …. And More!

    Click Here for the FULL MAP OF ALL THE ROUTES

    BAY CRUISE - 60 Minutes

    Sail off into the iconic San Francisco Bay with this panoramic 60 minutes cruise, departing from Pier 39. Dig into the city breathtaking skyline as you sink into surreal views of ll the major attractions, discovering the city from a unique yet unforgettable perspective. The best part? You’ll get to cruise right under the iconic Golden Gate Bridge and really check out this incredible engineering feat!

    About the Supplier: Sightseeing World, the owner of Skyline Sightseeing, has been known for operating tours in San Francisco for a while now, and can be recognised by their orange open top buses. 

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    Activity Schedule

    When does it run?



    Your hop-on, hop-off ticket is valid for 24 hours

    The Bay Cruise is 1 hour long

    Start time

    Buses run between 9am and 5pm, every 15-20 minutes 
    Full Loop: Approximately 2 hours 10 minutes

    You can check out the Cruise Timings for the day at the Redemption Office.

    Meeting Point

    Redeem your hop-on, hop-off voucher from
    Skyline Sightseeing
    c/o California Welcome Center 
    Pier 39, Level 2, Building B 
    San Francisco, CA 94133 
    Open: Daily // 8am - 8pm

    You can then hop on to the bus from any of the stops

    Bay Cruise departs from Pier 39 at Fisherman’s Wharf

    Ending Point

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • 24-hour Hop-On, Hop-Off Ticket for the City Tour Route
    • Live tour guide + Audio commentary in 10 languages (English, Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese, German, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin and Cantonese)
    • 60-minute San Francisco Bay Cruise


    • Entrances, unless specified
  • Please note

    Voucher information: Sorry, but we will need you to print a paper version of your booking voucher (we're working on changing this). At this time no refund can be given for customers without a printed version of their voucher.

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

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

    Don’t forget to arrive at least 30 minutes before your departure times to avoid getting caught in any last minute delays (especially for the Bay Cruise as seats are offered on a first-come-first-serve basis).

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