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Big Bus San Francisco Sightseeing and Alcatraz Combo

From US$110.00
  • Hop-on hop-off tour lets you easily visit 20 San Francisco attractions 
  • Get an Alcatraz admission ticket without booking months ahead 
  • Walking tours of four popular neighborhoods provide an extra value
Big Bus San Francisco Sightseeing and Alcatraz Combo
From US$110.00
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From US$110.00
A hop-on hop-off bus pass bundled with an admission ticket to Alcatraz offers one of the best values for San Francisco sightseeing. With pickup and drop-off locations at the city’s most popular attractions, including Union Square and the Golden Gate Bridge, this bus loop makes it super easy to get around. Plus, an Alcatraz admission ticket gives you access to the famous prison site, which is infamously difficult to book at the last minute.
What to Expect
Begin your tour at any of the 20 bus stops around San Francisco. A double-decker bus lets you choose from covered seats at street level or sitting on the open-air upper deck.

Hop on or off the bus at any stop, including top attractions such as Union Square and the Palace of Fine Arts, or ride the entire loop for an informative sightseeing tour. This experience additionally includes walking tours of Chinatown, North Beach, the Barbary Coast, and Fisherman’s Wharf.

Choose between a panoramic night tour to see the city lit up at night, or take a Sausalito trolley tour to explore the quaint seaside town. A ferry ride and admission ticket to Alcatraz is also included. Check in at the supplier office the day before your tour to get your Alcatraz admission ticket. Additional bike rental and entertainment deals are also included.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Hop on/off, Alcatraz and “not so night” tour

While you did get to see a lot of neighborhoods we found less value in this tour than other cities: 1)most buses had pre-recorded narrative vs. live guide, not much to do on stops—we only got off at 3 of them out of 20!...2) the...More

Thank Greg C
Reviewed 2 days ago
Big Bus 2 day pass

Big Bus Blake and Super Steven made our night tour hilarious, informative and entertaining. We will never forget Blake’s humor and wit. My two teenage grandsons were grinning from start to finish. ( I said teenagers)...... cannot say enough good things about big bus as...More

1  Thank Donna N
Reviewed 3 days ago
We did the Big bus separate from Alcatraz

The bus tour was wonderful would recommend getting the 2or 3 day hop on hop off pass. The first day we used this we had an amazing guide that added so much of his personal knowledge of the area. Wish I could remember his name....More

Thank karenmE9846BZ
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
Great way to see the coty

Stacy and Driver Larry did an excellent job. Lots of historical notes. Bring a coat or sweatshirt, the upper outdoor deck can be chilly.

Thank moebeet8
Miranda C, Manager at Big Bus San Francisco, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for touring with Big Bus San Francisco and hope you tour with us when you are next in a Big Bus City. We will share your appreciation with Stacy and Larry!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Let’s take a step back in time!

Wow! Just wow! This place is awesome. From the the moment I got on the ferry I knew this would be an excellent tour. Pleaseeeeeee go here I you can it is worth the money!

Thank Adam R
Miranda C, Manager at Big Bus San Francisco, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review and we are glad you enjoyed your Big Bus San Francisco Experience.

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Raul R
15 May 2018|
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Response from Doctordan1 | Reviewed this property |
It runs throughout the day approximately every two hrs from early morning until mid afternoon
Jacky P
24 April 2018|
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Response from Jacinta C | Reviewed this property |
We booked our Alcatraz ticket separately which included the trip to Sausalito. You can spend as much time at Alcatraz as you want once you get there - they have a ferry timetable at the wharf. As mentioned in the above... More
9 April 2018|
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Response from Ryan P | Reviewed this property |
You can either purchase with or without. Ask the person you are purchasing through, also you may need to book far in advance for Alcatraz.
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