The San Francisco Explorer Pass offers free access to 3, 4 or 5 of the city’s top attractions. Save up to 50% off retail prices and decide which landmarks you want to visit on the go.
The San Francisco Explorer Pass is a tourist sightseeing pass that provides free entry to the city’s most-visited attractions while you save up to 50% off retail price. Choose the number of attractions you want to visit and save more than with a conventional tourist pass.
The top attractions included in the pass are:
- Golden Gate Bay Cruise
- Bridge 2 Bridge Cruise
- Escape from the Rock
- San Francisco Zoo & Gardens
- Madame Tussauds San Francisco
- The San Francisco Dungeon
- California’s Great America
- USS Pampanito
- Califormia Academy of Sciences
- Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus San Francisco: 1-Day Classic Tour
- Entrance to Subpar Miniature Golf
- Combo Ticket for Madame Tussauds & San Francisco Dungeon
The pass includes a guidebook with detailed information about the opening hours of the various attractions, maps of the city and neighborhoods, tips and directions on how to get to all the attractions included in the San Francisco Explorer Pass. Download the guidebook here.
How does it work?
When you book the pass, you can choose to visit 3, 4 or 5 of the city’s top landmarks and museums. Not only do you pick the number of sights you want to visit, but you don’t need to decide which of 25 attractions you want to visit until you get to your destination.
The San Francisco Explorer Pass provides you with one free entry to the sights of your choice. It is valid for 30 days from the first time you use it. To use it, simply present your pass at the entrance of the attractions you want to visit and walk in.
Although you must select a date when booking, your pass will be valid for 24 months following this date before you activate it.
Children under 3
The San Francisco Explorer Pass for children is valid for minors between the ages of 3 and 11. Most attractions offer free entrance for children under 3. We recommend you check out the official websites of the attractions you want to visit for more information.
Go San Francisco Card
If you want to visit more than five attractions during your stay in San Francisco, we recommend you check out the Go San Francisco Card.
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San Francisco Explorer Pass 3 attractions
Children 3-11 years oldUS$ 59
San Francisco Explorer Pass 4 attractions
Children 3-11 years oldUS$ 75
San Francisco Explorer Pass 5 attractions
Children 3-11 years oldUS$ 84
San Francisco Explorer Pass Card with the number of selected attractions.
Free entry to the chosen attractions.
Guidebook in English with information about the card and attractions.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.