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Skyline Sightseeing: San Francisco Hop-On, Hop-Off & Alcatraz

Skyline Sightseeing: San Francisco Hop-On, Hop-Off & Alcatraz

San Francisco, U.S.A.

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  • Enjoy the Alcatraz Island tour on a double-decker bus
  • Admire the beauty of San Francisco
  • The tour covers all the major sights of San Francisco
  • Live commentary or audio tour available
  • Explore San Francisco’s landmarks at your leisure
  • Smartphone Voucher Accepted! (No need to print)


It’s time to pack your bags and start a new trip to San Francisco. Hop on the double-decker bus and witness all the important sights in your comfort. The 2 Day Hop on Hop off Pass and the San Francisco Night tour allows you to explore the city with comfort. A ferry tour to Alcatraz is something you will remember throughout life. There you can explore landmarks in your comfort. You can roam anywhere on Alcatraz island as long as you want from morning till afternoon and come back to the mainland boarding any ferry. Believe it or not, this will be one of your best tours.


Alcatraz Island is one of the popular tourist destinations in San Francisco. It is known as a prison. Escaping from this island is impossible.  Roam around the island and know insight into the complex and rich history of the island.
After returning to the mainland you can hop on the open-top bus and explore various landmarks like the popular Golden Gate Bridge, the Embarcadero, the Barbary Coast, Union square, the Palace of Fine Arts, North Beach, and the City Hall, and more.
Golden Gate Park is one of the largest and most popular urban parks across the globe. You can enjoy its attractions and museums, the Conservatory of Flowers, the California Academy of Sciences, and the de Young Museum. Appreciate the beauty of waterfalls, lakes, hiking trails, bike paths, etc.
While enjoying the city landmarks you can click photos to cherish the journey all through your life. North Vista Point is where you can take selfies and walk across the bridge. You will have amazing views of the Opera House, San Francisco’s city hall, and Symphony Hall. Dive into the beauty of San Francisco and enjoy the breathtaking views from the open-top bus. You will fall in love with the San Francisco skyline.
You can see all the important sites of San Francisco in a few hours if you stay on the open-top bus for the full tour however when you hop off the bus to enjoy the city in your comfort, this 2-day tour is the best option to explore the city. With the flexible two-day ticket you can hop on and hop off the bus as many times you want for two days. This is a guided tour so you can get information about San Francisco while enjoying mesmerizing views from the open-top bus.
With this two days pass you can get unlimited rides on a bus and enjoy popular attractions of the city. This is a fun and engaging bus tour with audio and live commentary available that help you know the history. Enjoy a bus pass that allows you to see the city’s landmarks with comfort for two consecutive days. The hop on hop off open top bus system is designed to work around your itinerary.


San Francisco Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour:
Operating Days: Daily (except Christmas Day)
Operating Hours: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, busses run every 30-60 minutes
Departure Location: 99 Jefferson Street (at the corner of Mason Street), San Francisco
Duration: approx. 2 hours (if staying on the bus for one loop)

San Francisco Night Tour:
Operating Days: Daily (except Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve & Day, New Year Eve)
Operating Hours: 6:30PM
Departure Location: 99 Jefferson Street (at the corner of Mason Street), San Francisco
Duration: approx. 60-90 minutes

Alcatraz Island Tour: 
Operating Days & Time: Exact departure time will be provided upon reconfirming your tour with the operator
Departure Location: Exact instructions will be provided upon reconfirming your tour with the operator
Duration: It varies and it depends on how much time is spent on the island; an average visit takes about 3-4 hours (including ferry rides and check-in process)


  • 2 Day San Francisco Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Pass
  • Commentary is available in English, Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese, German, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin and Cantonese
  • Live commentary in English
  • San Francisco Night Tour
  • Ferry to/from Alcatraz Island (with a set departure time) 
  • Award winning self-guided Alcatraz audio tour in various languages
  • Orientation video presented by the Discovery Channel (on Alcatraz Island) 
  • DISCOUNTS on bike rental
  • Free Wi-Fi on board


  • Hotel Transfers
  • Meals
  • Tips & Gratuities

Redemption Info

Voucher must be redeemed with Skyline Sightseeing no later than 72 hours prior to departure by checking in online via: www.sightseeingworld.com/en/checkin. Should you experience any issues with the online check-in, please email info@sightseeingworld.com stating the subject: “RECONFIRMING ALCATRAZ”. You will then receive all necessary information and further instructions accordingly.
IMPORTANT: This voucher will NOT be accepted by Alcatraz Cruises at Pier 33.
PLEASE NOTE: Alcatraz Tour departure times are automatically allocated and cannot be changed. We suggest to keep your day flexible until you receive your confirmed departure time after checking in online. No refunds will be given for no-shows or missed ferry departures.
If there are any issues with online check-in, please email info@sightseeingworld.com, or take your voucher to the office at 99 Jefferson Street (at the corner of Mason St.) to start your tour.
Mobile and Printed vouchers are both accepted.
FLEXIBLE DATES! Your ticket is valid for 12 months. If you can't make it on the original date picked, just use the ticket on a different day!

Know Before You Go

Wheelchair Access: Yes
Onboard Wi-Fi: Yes
Pets Allowed: No
Children under 5 years are free.
Carry a jacket as it can get cold on the bus.
Multiday tickets can only be used on consecutive days.
Complimentary ear phones are provided, or you are welcome to use your own wired earphones with a jack connector
Tours operate in all weather, rain or shine. Refunds due to weather will not be granted unless the service is suspended as a result of weather.
Disclaimer: Due to traffic issues, public holidays, weather conditions, cruise ship arrivals and unforeseen circumstances, there might be sudden changes in the route or on the schedule. In "normal times" San Francisco is a busy city, especially during special events, summer holidays and at weekends. Traffic congestion and road closures - may cause delays, reduced frequency and changes to the route. We’ll do all we can to provide a smooth and frequent service!
Informaiton: Depending on the time of the year, it may not be dark on this tour. The tour is a first- come first-serve tour. We advise to line up at least 15-30 minutes prior to departure, especially during summer months (May – September).

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Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 14 days prior to departure.
If cancelled less than 14 days prior to departure, 25% cancellation fee applies.
If cancelled less than 5 days prior to departure, 100% cancellation fee applies.
No refunds will be given for any no-shows or any missed ferry departures.
Any name changes and date changes are subject to availability

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