3 hours 30 minutes (Approx.)
Offered in: English
Spare yourself the headache of car rental and navigation with round-trip bus transit from San Francisco to Muir Woods. Listen to live commentary during the 45-minute drive to the national forest. Entrance is included to the park, where you enjoy 1.5-hours to explore on your own. Afterwards, relax during your return journey through the Marin Headlands.
- Choose a morning or afternoon departure time
- Relax in round trip transportation from the city
- Enjoy included admission to the park
- Explore Muir Woods independently
Why Travelers Choose This Tour
Parking at Muir Woods is a challenge, so get dropped off at the park entrance and start hiking right away.
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Guided Bus Tour to and from Muir Woods
Self-Guided Tour of Muir Woods
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Food and drinks
Departure & Return
Pier 41 , San Francisco, CA 94133, USAThis activity will end right where it started.
Pier 41, San Francisco - ( End Of Powell Street)
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- Bring a jacket as Muir Woods is chilly year round
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Infants must sit on laps
- Please advise at time of booking if wheelchair assistance is required
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
- OPERATED BY Big Bus Tours - USA
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
- For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
- If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
- Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
- Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
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Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
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Does the Big Bus Muir Woods Tour include a Hop-On-Hop-Off bus ticket?
A:The Big Bus Muir Woods Tour does not include the Hop-On-Hop-Off bus ticket. It is a convenient way to see Muir woods without the hassle of driving to and parking in the national forest.
Do I have to go to a central location to redeem my ticket for the Big Bus Muir Woods Tour?
A:Yes, the tour departs daily from 99 Jefferson St, San Francisco, CA 94133.
Is the Big Bus Muir Woods Tour wheelchair accessible?
A:Yes, we operate wheelchair-accessible vehicles with lifts that can accommodate up to 650 pounds however, not all vehicles are equipped. If you require an accessible vehicle, please let us know in the "Special Requirements" box at checkout.
Can I bring a pet with me on the Big Bus Muir Woods Tour?
A:No pets are allowed onboard the bus, except ADA service animals.
Can I bring food or drink with me on the Big Bus Muir Woods Tour?
A:No food or alcohol is permitted onboard the bus. Non-alcoholic drinks in screw-top bottles are permitted.
Can I bring luggage on the Big Bus Muir Woods Tour?
A:No, luggage is not permitted onboard the bus at this time.
Is Admission to Muir Woods included in the Big Bus Muir Woods Tour?
A:Yes, park admission is included.
How long is the drive from San Francisco to Muir Woods during the Big Bus Muir Woods Tour?
A:The drive is approximately 45 minutes in each direction, taking you over the Golden Gate Bridge and up the Marin County headlands. The return journey takes you through the seaside town of Sausalito.
How long will I have to explore Muir Woods during the Big Bus Muir Woods Tour?
A:You will have approximately 1.5 hours to explore Muir Woods on your own.
What is the policy on sanitization during Big Bus Muir Woods Tour?
A:The policies on sanitization are:
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Gear/equipment sanitized between use
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
What is the social distancing policy during Big Bus Muir Woods Tour?
A:The policy on social distancing is:
- Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Big Bus Muir Woods Tour?
A:The policy on staff health & safety is:
- Regular temperature checks for staff
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