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A child ticket is available for children between the ages of 5 - 15. Children under 5 may travel free of charge.
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Buy now! San Francisco Night Tour on a double-decker
Operates: Daily at 18:30, 19:00 and (19:30 April – October). No tours on Thanksgiving, Dec 24th and Dec 31st .
Included with the ticket
Holiday Lights Tour
Between 8th December - 5th January
Ring in the festive season on board our special 1.5-hour Holiday Lights Bus Tour of San Francisco. You’ll see Christmas trees, trimmings, and twinkling lights decorating the city for the holiday season. Explore Fisherman’s Wharf, Union Square, North Beach and many other festive neighborhoods. Cross the illuminated Bay Bridge and make a stop at Treasure Island to take in the views of the sparkling city lights. Heading back into the city, the tour continues along the Embarcadero to view the glittering lights on the Port of San Francisco. Enjoy jovial jingles along with a complimentary seasonal treat. Happy Holidays from Big Bus Tours! Please note that this tour will replace our standard Night Tour between 8th December - 5th January only.
Live English-speaking guides on all buses.
Our entertaining and experienced English-speaking guides offer an exciting and educational commentary throughout the duration of your tour.
Return to Union Square.
At the end of the Night Tour we'll provide a courtesy shuttle back to Union Square.
See all the top Landmarks
Enjoy the city's sights by night.
Beginning at Fisherman's Wharf, our Night Tour of San Francisco climbs historic Nob Hill for a magnificent close up of Grace Cathedral. The tour then makes its way across the Bay Bridge to Treasure Island for picturesque views of the city skyline. Back in the city, the tour concludes along the Embarcadero for stunning views of the glittering lights on the Port of San Francisco.
At 6.30pm, 7:00pm or 7.30pm.
Our night tours operate daily from Stop #1 (Fisherman's Wharf) at 6.30pm and 7:00pm (and 7.30pm between April 1 - Oct 31). Please arrive 20 - 30 minutes before your preferred tour as seats are subject to availability.
You must see this
Tour duration: 1 hour
Frequency: Every 1 minutes
Audio guide commentary language: English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Live Guide, Brazilian Portuguese, Korean, Mandarin Chinese, Cantonese.
Discover the beauty of the city as it lights up in the evening on our San Francisco Night Tour. The Night Tour passes through the evening vibrance of the Embarcadero, Fisherman's Wharf, Chinatown and the Financial District before crossing the Bay Bridge for photos at Treasure Island. Seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis, so please aim to arrive 20-30 minutes before your preferred tour time. Please note that this is not a hop-on, hop-off tour.
The tour starts from here:
1Night Tour Start & End Stop99 Jefferson Street
2Treasure IslandPhoto Opportunity
Tickets on sale for hop-on hop-off bus in San Francisco: Night Tour.
The one hour Panoramic Night Tour of San Francisco begins in Fisherman’s Wharf and explores the most scenic neighborhoods; as the sunsets and the city begins to sparkle. The tour then climbs up the historic Nob Hill for a stunning close up view of the magnificent Grace Cathedral. The tour makes its way across the grand Bay Bridge for picturesque views of the city skyline from Treasure Island, site of the 1939’s World Fair. Heading back into the city, the tour will continue along the Embarcadero to view the glittering lights on the Port of San Francisco.