Explore San Francisco at your own pace on board an open-top double-decker bus. Get this 24-hour Hop-on Hop-off pass and you also get an entry ticket to the California Academy of Sciences.
The official city tour will give you access to the best views of San Francisco’s Downtown area, the Golden Gate Bridge, and Golden Gate Park from an open top Double Decker Bus with 24-hour unlimited Hop-On Hop-Off use. Take a tour around the city and get off at any of the designated stops to explore the surrounding ares then hop back on another bus to head to your next destination. When you find your way to Golden Gate Park you get to explore the multi-billion dollar California Academy of Sciences, an interactive natural history museum, which hosts an aquarium, planetarium and a rainforest – all under one roof. It is on of the largest natural history museums in the world and one of the most popular destinations in San Francisco.
24-hour hop-on hop-off official city tour
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Location and direction
Exchange your voucher for your bus tickets at the Ticket Counter of City Sightseeing at 1331 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94133 (between Beach Street & North Point Street).
Some of the routes highlights:
Official City Tour
⧫ Fisherman’s Wharf
⧫ Union Square
⧫ Palace of Fine Arts
⧫ Golden Gate Bridge – South Vista Point
⧫ Golden Gate Park – Outside De Young Museum
De Young Museum, Japanese Tea Garden, Rose Garden, Stow Lake, Strawberry Hill, Huntington Falls
⧫ North Beach
• Departs daily, 09:00 - 17:00.
• Bus runs every 15 - 20 minutes.
California Academy of Sciences Ticket
⧫ An interactive natural history museum
• Open daily, Monday - Saturday at 09:30 - 17:00, Sunday at 11:00 - 17:00.
Price & Options
Wheelchair accessibility is only available on certain buses and may not be available at all times. Please call the activity provider using the number provided on your voucher to double check the availability wheelchair accessible buses.
This activity is wheelchair accessible.
Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
Printed VELTRA voucher
A valid government-issued photo ID
Sweatshirt / light jacket
The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
The activity provider does not assume any responsibility for your valuables and/or personal belongings.
You must have a printed copy of your VELTRA voucher to present upon check-in. You will not be able to participate in this activity if you only have a digital copy on your mobile device.
Be sure to exchange your VELTRA voucher for a ticket at the check-in location.
Frequently Asked Questions
There is no cancellation fee if tour voucher is not redeemed.