Bus & Boat Adventure


Explore the major sites of San Francisco aboard an open top Double-Decker bus and see the city’s skyline from the water during an unforgettable San Francisco Bay Cruise.

Official City tour
Bay Cruise
Explore the attractions at your leisure
Sail underneath the Golden Gate Bridge
Get amazing views of Alcatraz and skyline of San Francisco
Tips & Gratuities
Entrance to any attractions

Important Information

Starting point

99 Jefferson St (corner of Mason and Jefferson St)
Bay Cruise departs from Pier 39


Hop on Hop off - 2 hours
Bay Cruise - 1 hour

Know before you go

Hop on/hop off the bus at any of the stops
Bring a jacket as it can get cold
Wear comfortable shoes for walking
Children under the age of 5 are free and do not require a child seat on the bus
The Bus & Boat tour are first come first serve


With the 1-Day Hop-On Hop-Off Pass you will have the opportunity to explore San Francisco’s Downtown, the Golden Gate Bridge, Golden Gate Park and many vibrant neighborhood from the top of an open top Double Decker Bus while enjoying live commentary from entertaining tour guides or audio guide in various languages. You can enjoy the 2 hour Official City Tour and simply hop on and off the bus at the designated 20 stops along the road as often as you like for 24 hours.

The 60-minute Bay Cruise takes you past the famous PIER 39 sea lions and along San Francisco’s historic waterfront revealing the city’s fascinating skyline. The boat provides indoor and outdoor seating with full narration describing major landmarks as you sail by them. Spend an hour on the water gazing at the beautiful city of San Francisco while reliving 150 years of its fascinating history. Whether it’s your first time to San Francisco or your 10th visit, a Bay Cruise is something you simply must experience at least once in your life!

Note: Multi language audio tour available on the Bay Cruise via Wi-Fi device (English, Spanish, Mandarin, Italian, French, Japanese, Korean, German and Taiwanese).


Bus & Boat Adventure

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