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24-Hour Hop-on Hop-off Downtown Tour, Exploratorium & 7D Experience

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This Family Pass combines two entertaining attractions of San Francisco with a Downtown Hop-On Hop-Off tour. See the city's best views such as Fisherman's Wharf, North Beach, Chinatown, Embarcadero and more from the top of an open Double Decker Bus. In addition, visit and have fun at the Exploratorium and the 7-D Experince!


This family pass provides kids and adults a fun and easy way to experience San Francisco's Downtown area, where millions of families gather for activities and the fun things to do in the city.

24-Hour Hop-on Hop-Off Downtown Tour:

Enjoy an entirely guided one hour tour of San Francisco's most famous sites on an original open-top Double Decker Bus in the San Francisco Downtown area. Explore many highlights at your own pace, such as Fisherman’s Wharf with its lively waterfront and the famous sea lions, Chinatown, North Beach with its crooked Lombard Street, Ferry Building and the Farmers Market, Embarcadero, Financial District, and more! You can hop on and off at any of the 13 stops along the way, with unlimited use for 24 hours.

Main bus stops:

  • Fisherman's Wharf

  • Lombard Street

  • North Beach

  • Union Square

  • Chinatown Gate

  • Ferry Building

  • Embarcadero

  • Pier 39

Hours of operation:

  • From 9:00 to 17:30

  • Frequency: Departures every 30-45 minutes

  • Loop duration: 60 minutes

Family Pass:

The Exploratorium:

Visit The Exploratorium - the most experimental museum in the world. It is the only place in San Francisco where you can touch, tinker and play with more than 600 interactive exhibits. From large-scale outdoor art installations to explorations of microscopic life in the Bay, they embrace the wild wonder at the intersection of science and art.

Hours of operation:

Summer hours (until Friday, September 2):

  • Saturday - Thursday: from 10:00 to 17:00

  • After Dark Thursday Evenings (18+): From 18:00 to 22:00

  • Friday: From 10:00 to 22:00

The 7-D Experience:

To make your day even more fun, experience the thrill of a rollercoaster and the excitement of a futuristic laser blasting game all at once at the 7-D Experience.

Choose from 4 amazing experiences:"Los Banditos," "Alien Asteroid," "Zombies!" and the brand-new LaZer Challenge!

The 20 seat theater, massive movie screen and the newest 3D technology will keep your entertained you as you ride, blast and compete your way into other dimensions!

Hours of operation:

Open 7 days a week, from 10:00 to 22:00.


  • 24-hour hop-on hop-off bus tour

  • San Francisco 7-D Experience

  • Madame Tussauds Wax Attraction
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24-Hour Hop-on Hop-off Downtown Tour, Exploratorium & 7D Experience

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Inclusions: 24-hour hop-on hop-off bus tour / San Francisco 7-D Experience / Madame Tussauds Wax Attraction
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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
⧫ Golden Gate Bridge
⧫ Golden Gate Park
⧫ Sausalito
⧫ Fisherman’s Wharf
⧫ Pier 39
⧫ Exploratorium
⧫ Chinatown

• Departs daily, 09:00 - 17:00.
• Bus runs every 15 - 20 minutes.


Madame Tussauds Wax Attraction Admission

⧫ Wax figures of famous actors and actresses
⧫ Wax figures of prominent figures
⧫ Wax figures of US sports icons
⧫ Wax figures of entertainers and musicians

Operating hours:
• Open daily, Monday - Sunday at 10:00 - 20:00.


7-D Experience

⧫ 20 seat theater, massive movie screen and the newest 3D technology
⧫ Rollercoaster
⧫ State-of-the-art laser blasting game

Operating hours:
• Open daily, Monday - Sunday at 10:00 - 21:00.

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  • 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 accessible bus availability.

  • This activity is wheelchair accessible.

  • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.

Required Items to Bring & Attire
  • Printed VELTRA voucher

  • A valid government-issued photo ID

  • Sunglasses

  • Camera

  • Sweatshirt / light jacket

Additional Note(s)
  • 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.

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Cancellation Policy

  • There is no cancellation fee if tour voucher is not redeemed

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