Science Hop

Reservation System: Ventrata
API Provider: Ventrata
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Location: San Francisco
Category: Multi-Day & Extended Tours
Duration: 1.0 - 2.0 days
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Currency: USD
Language: English
TimeZone: America/Los_Angeles
Highlights Admission to the California Academy of Sciences
See Golden Gate Bridge, Golden Gate Park, Fisherman's Wharf, Union square and much more!
Enjoy 24 hours hop on hop off usage of the Official City Tour
Live commentary and multilingual audio tour with 7 languages
Explore San Francisco’s major sites and visit the greenest museum in the world by combining the Hop-On Hop-Off Official City Tour with great views of San Francisco and a ticket to the impressive California Academy of Sciences! And make Golden Gate Park the playground of your education for one full day – great for kids and adults alike!
With the Official City Tour you will have the best views of San Francisco’s Downtown, the Golden Gate Bridge, Golden Gate Park from the top of an open top Double Decker Bus with unlimited Hop-On Hop-Off use for 24 hours while enjoying the live commentary from entertaining tour guides or audio guide in various languages.
Once in Golden Gate Park you get to explore the multi-billion dollar California Academy of Sciences, an explorative and interactive science museum, which hosts an aquarium, planetarium, National History museum and a rainforest – all under one roof. It is an enlightening life time experience and a fun place for the entire family!
Commentary English: Guide
English: Audio
Spanish: Audio
French: Audio
German: Audio
Italian: Audio
Portuguese: Audio
Japanese: Audio
Chinese Mandarin: Audio
Chinese Cantonese: Audio
Korean: Audio
Included - 24 hour hop-on hop-off access to the Official City Tour
- Admission to California Academy of Sciences
- FREE Chinatown walking tour (1 hour)
Excluded - Food and beverages
- Tips and gratuities
Know before you book
Know before you go The Hop on Hop off bus tour is first come first serve
You can use your ticket for the California Academy of Sciences on any day
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Operating Info

Booking Cut-off No booking cut-off applies
Valid 24 hours From time activated / redeemed

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From To Notes


Type: Redemption location
Lat & Long: 37.8077422, -122.4155563
Address: Pier 39, Building B, Level 2, San Francisco, California, 94133, US
Notes: 2nd floor on the left hand side as you face towards the bay, in the corridor behind Fog Harbor Restaurant


Cancellation Policy: standard
Cancellation Cut-off: No cancellation cut-off applies
Cancellation Notes: Free cancellation up to 24 hours before tour date


Adult 12 years + $89.99 Available on request
Child 5-11 years $59.99 Available on request


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Voucher Info

Vouchers must be redeemed at Skyline Sightseeing located in the California Welcome Center at PIER 39, on the 2nd floor on the left hand side as you face towards the bay, in the corridor behind Fog Harbor Restaurant. For further information, please call +1.415.440.8687

FAQ How many days can I use my ticket for?

The Official City Tour ticket is valid for unlimited hop-on hop-off use for 24 hours from the time of first use. The California Academy of Sciences ticket is an open ticket and can be used a few days prior or a few days after the bus tour as well.

How do I reach the California Academy of Sciences?

The California Academy of Sciences is Stop # 11 on the Official City Tour. It is located in Golden Gate Park on Concourse Drive.

Where can I start my tour?

You can start your bus tour at any of the stops along the route of the Official City Tour after redeeming your voucher at our Skyline Sightseeing office.

What to wear?

We recommend you to dress in layers for the Hop-On Hop-Off Tour as it can get windy on top of the open bus.

Confirmation necessary? No
Redemption Your voucher will be collected or scanned on redemption