2 Day Hop-On/Hop-Off Deluxe Big Bus + City at Night + Sausalito Loop

Amount Per Person
Adult (16+)
Kids (5 - 15)
All other ages are free

$75 Adults, $60 Youth (5-11)

Hop off the bus at any of 20 stops, to see great attractions and neighborhoods. Walk around at your leisure. Then hop back on another bus coming by and continue the loop.

Takes 2.5 hrs plus any hop off time. Buses come by every 20 minutes or less (depending on season).

No Senior Pricing, Adult and Kid Only.

No Hotel Pickup.

No reservations needed. Your ticket is Activated when you first get on any bus and lasts for the rest of that day and all of the next day.

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Hop off the bus at any of 20 stops, to see great attractions and neighborhoods. Walk around at your leisure. Then hop back on another bus coming by and continue the loop.

Primary Loop Operates: Daily from 9:00am – 5:00pm. Every 10-15 minutes in summer and 20-30 minutes in winter. Route is 2.5 hours. Last Bus returns to Fisherman’s Wharf circa 7:30 pm.

Start on any day you like, but your ticket is valid only on that day.

You will travel over the Golden Gate Bridge where you can get off at the north end Vista Point stop. Walk out on to the bridge at your own pace, or just stay for a quick, but spectacular view. At this stop you can transfer to the Sausalito Loop shuttle if you want to visit the quaint bayside town of Sausalito.

Live Narration is in English. You can also choose recorded narration in multiple languages on the primary red line loop.

Select stops are located at or near:  The Haight/Ashbury district, Victorian homes, Chinatown, North Beach, Union Square, Financial District, Golden Gate Park, City Hall, the Palace of Fine Arts, Lombard Street, and more.

Your adventure also includes the 2 hour blue line City at Night Tour Loop by bus with 2 stops.

Plus 2 more bonus items! You'll receive Pint and Game Play Tokens at Players Arcade & Grill on Pier 39, the fun Tiki bar / sports bar and game center with great views – and a Free 1-Hour Bike Rental with Blazing Saddles (with purchase of 1-Hour).

  • 2-Day Deluxe ticket also includes 4 walking tour options.
  • Upon purchase, you will receive an email Voucher showing your purchase
  • This Voucher will need to be PRINTED and exchanged with Big Bus.
  • Your ticket starts when you first get on any bus and lasts for the rest of that day and the next day.
  • You can begin your bus tours from Union Square, Fisherman’s Wharf, or any stop along the Big Bus route.
  • The Big Bus red line primary loop takes roughly 2.5 hours if you stay on the bus; Each time you hop-off will add to the length of your trip.
  • Big Bus City at Night Tour departures are at 6:30, 7:00, and 7:30. Big Bus City at Night Tour leaves ONLY from Stop #1, located at 99 Jefferson Street at Mason Street, Fisherman’s Wharf.
  • If the night tour is your first bus trip, your 2-day clock will begin the next morning. You also can choose to do the Night Tour component on an evening after the 2-day clock expires, however the Night Tour must be used within 7 days of Hop-Hop-off Activation.
  • Walking Tours must be used within 7 days of Hop-Hop-off Activation.
  • Tours are free for kids under age 5.
  • See Terms and Conditions page for more policy details.

Big Bus Night Loop

$30 Adult Value

The 90 minute Panoramic Night Tour passes through the financial district before heading across the Bay Bridge – where you’ll stop for the special view of the city skyline from Treasure Island, the site of the 1939 World’s Fair. Heading back into the city, the tour will continue along the Embarcadero to view the glittering lights along the Port of San Francisco.

Sausalito Loop 

$30 Adult Value 

From the Golden Gate Bridge Vista Point, you can take the Sausalito tour to discover this beautiful waterside town. You will tour you through the village the long way until you get to the center of the town with its charming boutiques, art galleries, Victorian buildings, fabulous views, parks, and many restaurants and cafes. Sausalito buses come to the Golden Gate Bridge Vista Point stop every 20-30 minutes. The Sausalito tour loop takes 1.5 hours before any hop-off time is added. You can hop off and explore Sausalito for 30 or 60 or 90 minutes, etc. Operates daily from 10:15am – 4:30pm. We recommend an early start to your day if you plan on going to Sausalito.

Hop-on & Hop-off at 5 locations: 

  1. Golden Gate Bridge North Vista Point
  2. Horseshoe Bay
  3. Downtown Sausalito
  4. The San Francisco Bay Model
  5. Golden Gate Bridge South Vista Point
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Amigos Big Bus Chinatown Walking Tour


Chinatown Walking Tour:

$40+ Value. ~ 1-Hour

Also Included as an Optional Bonus with Alcatraz Packages

Surrounding the original town center and oldest part of the City, Chinatown will appeal to your love of both the old and the new. You’ll see the crowded and bustling open-air meat and produce markets of Stockton Street; visit side alleyways that will take you back in time; and discover lions, dragons, pagoda roofs, and dangling lanterns along the ever-colorful Grant Street.

Wear walking shoes. Be prepared to walk uphill (some inclines, but not San Francisco's craziest). This tour departs from the corner of Union Square, at Geary and Powell Streets. Stop 6 on the Big Bus map.

Tour operates daily:

• November – March at 1:00pm 

• April – October at 11:00am & 1:00pm