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Big Bus San Francisco

99 Jefferson Street, San Francisco, CA 94133-1217
+1 415-433-1657
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Enjoy the beautiful city of San Francisco on top of an open top, double-decker bus. Experience the diverse culture of the city by visiting the unique neighborhoods including Fisherman's Wharf, North Beach, Haight/Ashbury District, Union Square, SoMa, Civic Center, Alamo Square.Journey through Golden Gate Park and cross the infamous Golden Gate Bridge! Hop on and hop off at any of our 20 stops located throughout the city. All tickets include free bike rental and walking tours of North Beach neighborhood and Chinatown. Visit us at our San Francisco Visitor Center at 99 Jefferson Street in Fisherman's Wharf.
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  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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99 Jefferson Street, San Francisco, CA 94133-1217
Fisherman’s Wharf
+1 415-433-1657
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Thank StefanonHolidays
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First off let me say that Big bus Bianca was absolutely fantastic! I had been to SF one time before so I knew a little bit of knowledge but she blew me out of the water with everything she knew! She was very interactive with...More

Thank JeffreyMSmith67
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Mike and Blake were amazing. Blake does an awesome job with telling about the major sites. Mike is a great driver and slows down just enough to get great pics.

Thank Katrina R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I'm glad we went with the Big Bus tour as our guide Blake and our driver Mike kept us in good hands while entertaining us at the same time. Better than expected.

Thank Daniel o
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Thank Howard H
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Thank 940philippag
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Having already done Big Bus tours in both New York and Washington, we knew what to expect, and Lo ed the fact that you could get a quick over view of a city, with expert commentary. Good value for money, especially if you get on...More

Thank Jackie P
Reviewed 4 days ago

Thank Armaan S
Reviewed 5 days ago

We enjoyed the Big Bus tour enormously. Our guide - Doug - was very knowledgeable and a great narrator. We were lucky enough to get him for both the bus tour and the walking tour - we could not have been happier. Well done!

2  Thank DavidD863
Miranda C, Manager at Big Bus San Francisco, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review and we are glad you enjoyed your Big Bus San Francisco Experience. We will let Doug know you enjoyed his tour as well.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our experience with the Big Bus would have been “poor” due to the poor audio quality, narrow seats and general lack of leg room but I elevated it to “very good” due to our excellent guide and driver. Our guide was humorous, knowledgeable and very...More

Thank Takarehi
Miranda C, Manager at Big Bus San Francisco, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed our tour guide and drivers and they turned your day around.

Fisherman’s Wharf
Packed with family-friendly entertainment, quality
hotels, and good food, there’s something for everyone
at Fisherman’s Wharf. From street performers and
historic cable cars to art galleries and museums, a
postcard-worthy photo is available on every corner.
Bring your appetite: seafood lovers will be rewarded
with Dungeness crab and sourdough bread bowls, while
Ghirardelli Square will satiate anyone’s sweet tooth
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Sorin M
26 October 2017|
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Response from ptclean | Reviewed this property |
If you are coming in on a cruise ship, they will pick you up and drop off at your boat. They also make stops at Pier 39. Hope this helps!
Nicola D
7 October 2017|
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Response from hannoch | Reviewed this property |
you can use your phone, they just scan it
Titus B
21 September 2017|
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Response from jjp529 | Reviewed this property |
Not with Tour guide Blake. He seemed to take pleasure or humor in separating tour groups or making them run for bus.