Big Bus San Francisco Hop-On-Hop-Off Open Top Tour and Alcatraz Combo
See all of San Francisco's top attractions with this special Big Bus hop-on hop-off tour and combo package. Create your own sightseeing itinerary, hopping on and off as you please at stops including Fisherman’s Wharf, the Golden Gate Bridge, Union Square and Lombard Street. Explore Sausalito on a Sausalito Tour. High point: a visit to the notorious prison island of Alcatraz — a must-see!
One Hop-on Hop-off Big Bus Ticket
Route Duration: 3 hours
- 99 Jefferson St - Stop 1 - San Francisco Visitor Center
- 621 Columbus Ave - Stop 2 - North Beach / Chinatown
- Clay St (500-598) - Stop 3 - Embarcadero Center
- Ferry Building - Stop 4 - Ferry Building
- 280 Geary St - Stop 5 - Union Square South
- 201 Mason St - Stop 6 - Redemption Center / Hilton Hotel
- 90 Fulton St - Stop 7 - Civic Center
- 944 Fell St - Stop 8 - Alamo Square
- 1816 Haight St - Stop 9 - Haight Ashbury
- 1816 Haight St - Stop 10 - Golden Gate Park (Monday - Saturday only)
- Golden Gate Bridge Vista Point - Stop 11 - North Vista Point / Golden Gate Bridge
- 211 Richardson Ave - Stop 12 - Palace of Fine Arts
- 2101 Lombard St - Stop 13 - Marina / Cow Hollow
- 1599 Lombard St - Stop 14 - Lombard Street
- Embarcadero - Stop 15 - Pier 39
Alcatraz Island / Big Bus Tours / The Embarcadero / Haight-Ashbury / Union Square / Civic Center / Fisherman’s Wharf / Palace of Fine Arts Theatre / Golden Gate Park / Golden Gate Bridge / Chinatown / Madame Tussauds
Operates: 1 Day Hop on Hop off Tour: Operates daily from 10:00am to 5:00pm, with buses departing every 60 minutes.
Customers are advised to download our app to find out more about our new health and safety measures and for real-time bus tracking information. Alternatively please visit our website.
- Reservations are REQUIRED for all bookings
- Book Your Package On-Line and Receive Your Confirmation
- Departure point: Detailed check-in instructions - including the address and parking information if applicable - will be included in your final confirmation email.
- Duration: 3 hours (Approx.)
- Departure Time: See itinerary
- Return Details: You may disembark at any of the available stops.
- Round-trip ferry from San Francisco to Alcatraz Island
- Buy 1 hour bike rental get 1 hour free from any Blazing Saddles shop
- One Day Hop-on Hop-off Ticket
- Please note that the date you have selected is the date for your Alcatraz Tour
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
What To Bring
- Confirmation Voucher (printed or mobile)
- Any required or suggested items listed on your confirmation email.
- A Smile!
- Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
- A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
- Recorded commentary available in English, French, German, Spanish, Japanese, Portuguese, Mandarin, Korean, Cantonese and Italian
- To receive your Alcatraz Island Ticket you must check into the Big Bus office (on voucher) one day prior to the Alcatraz Tour date or before 9am on the date of your Alcatraz Tour.
- Wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Infants must sit on laps
- Please advise at time of booking if wheelchair assistance is required
- Photo ID is required.
- Most travelers can participate
- Please note that the date you have selected is the date for your Alcatraz Tour.
- Your tour time will be assigned 10 days in advance of the tour date. Once a time is assigned we are not able to make any changes, please note your timed entry will be allocated by Alcatraz this will not be able to be personally selected
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Gear/equipment sanitized between use
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
- Regular temperature checks for staff
- Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
- Customers are advised to download the Big Bus app to find out more about our new health and safety measures and for real-time bus tracking information. Alternatively please visit the Big Bus website.
Average 4.21 out of 5 stars based on 260 verified reviews from Cool Destinations and TripAdvisor
Was a very enjoyable day tour operator knew his stuff good sites loved Sausalito short break staff st office very helpful
Loved Alcatraz. It was well worth going. It was nice that you could go at your own pace. Bought a signed book written by a prisoner.
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