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3 Hours to 6 Hours Tour for California Academy of Sciences

Tour Code: GOL-SFO-358
Duration: 1 Day
Tour Guide: English
Quality: Budget
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3 Hours to 6 Hours Tour for California Academy of Sciences
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Overview

Experience: UNESCO, Family

Extra (Excluded): Wifi, Meal etc...

Tour Guide:Chinese, English


Available Days :

Daily (2021-06-01 To 2025-06-30)

Highlights :

Planetarium
Rainforest
Aquarium
Living Roof
Albino Aligator
Earthquake Simulator

  • Vaccination certificate or a negative nucleic acid test within 3 days before the departure date.

Itinerary

Once in Golden Gate Park you get to explore the multi-billion dollar California Academy of Sciences.  It’s the only place on Earth to house an Aquarium, Planetarium, and Natural history museum - all under one Living Roof. One ticket is all you need to explore it all.

From the splashing penguins in African Hall to the wildflowers on the roof, the building is bursting with life. A four-story living rain forest and awe-inspiring coral reef ecosystem showcase Earth’s biodiversity, while immersive planetarium shows offer a new perspective on the planet we call home.

Experience Northern California through an immersive fog room, an earthquake simulator, and a virtual ascension to the top of a redwood tree in Giants of Land and Sea.

Step inside the lush, four-story Osher Rainforest that's teeming with life, and explore African landscapes and animals at the Kimball Natural History Museum. Take it to the skies or dive into the depths of the sea without leaving your seat in the Morrison Planetarium.

Explore the unique wonders in every corner of the Steinhart Aquarium: From the largest living coral reef tank in the world to the dark depths of Twilight Zone: Deep Reefs Revealed. Or you can grab a bite to eat at the Academy Cafe or The Terrace Restaurant

Don't miss this enlightening life time experience - a fun place for the entire family!

Attractions

Golden Gate Bridge, CA

A suspension bridge spanning the Golden Gate Strait is known as Golden Gate Bridge. It connects the Pacific Ocean with San Francisco Bay.

Golden Gate Park, CA

The Golden Gate Park is considered the largest urban park in San Francisco. It holds several best attractions for visitors, like: The Japanese Tea Garden, the Music Concourse, the Stow Lake, the windmills, the Bison Paddock and many more.


  The order of itinerary may change without any notice depending on weather situations or for some other unforeseen circumstances.

  The order of activities held during the tour is planned by the tour guide. So, it may be different from what is mentioned on the tour page. On fewer occasions, Tour Guide has to skip an attraction or few during the tour depending on weather, traffic, group interest or some other reason.

  Some attractions are seasonal. So, when they are closed they will be replaced with some other attraction.

  You can skip some optional activities during the tour and plan something on your own. Make sure that you coordinate with Tour guide and stay with the group with next activity. Please note you cannot stay on the bus if you skip some optional activity.

  Probable hotel names are mentioned in the itinerary. It can be similar or a different hotel of the similar rating. Exact Hotel details can only be provided one day before the departure.

  Maximum 4 people of any age can stay in 1 Room in the hotel.

  These tours are conducted in a group. A group can have people of several cultures. We expect each person to coordinate with Tour guide to make sure things are on track.

  Though attractions are optional but you have to at least take 2 attractions.

Pricing


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What's Included

Entrance to the California Academy of Sciences


What's Excluded

Meals
Souvenirs


  All the prices are listed in USD.

  Tour display price is based on double occupancy. It is the price each person will pay if a group of two is traveling.

  Prices may change without any notice.

  Prices include hotel accommodation, transportation and taxes.

  Admission Tickets to different places and meals are NOT included in the tour price.

  Mandatory Tip for tour guide and driver are NOT included.

  Only the tour guide can purchase entrance tickets for you. Pre-purchased tickets are NOT acceptable.

  A free (i.e. Buy 2 Get 1 Free) person, not showing up on a departure date will result in a penalty. The penalty is usually the fourth person price, but it varies. Free person has to pay for some admission tickets that is included in the tour package price of Paid Person.

  There must be at least one passenger of 18 years for every booking made with GoldenBusTours. For Children between the age group of 2 to 14 years, a different price will be charged. Please refer to Child price on our pricing calendar. Child Age may vary between different bus operators. Maximum 4 people of any age can stay in 1 Room in the hotel. If the 5th person is infant you will be charged normally then with the second room as an expense.

  Activities are optional though, but each customer has to participate in 2 activities at least. No city pass allowed. Some attractions are mandatory. Each customer has to take part in them and have to pay for them in cash.

Departure Location

Departure Location

Return Location

Important Notes

  Arrive at departure location 10 to 15 minutes before the mentioned time to make sure you catch the bus on time. If in case you are late, the bus will not wait for you at the location and ultimately you will miss the entire tour (no refund in this case).

  Return time on the website is just an estimation. Expect some variation always. Time may change depending on traffic and weather situations

  There is a possibility that tour operator may use a shuttle to drop you off at the return location. It usually happens in the case of multiple return locations.

  You can leave the tour at any place only after signing a Tour Departure Form for leaving the tour early.

  Please note that price will stay the same even if you leave the tour early.

  If you have booked a pre-tour hotel stay, then you will have to arrange your own transport from hotel to departure location.

  If you have booked extra night hotel after the tour, then you will arrange transport from drop off point to hotel.

  On West Coast tours some bus operators have a lot of departure locations. A slow start is expected on these tours.

Policies

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Free cancellation 3 days before departure date.
No Refund in case you miss the bus for any reason including flight delay.

Note: 6% processing and handling fee will apply to all refunds. This is the fee that our company bear at the time of processing the original transaction.

Reservation, Booking & Redemption

Reschedule

Reschedule any time before 48 hours. Once reschedule it can not be altered or cancelled.

Pricing

Responsibility

Follow Tour Guide instructions for COVID. Be cooperative.

FAQ

Opening Hours From 11:00 to 17:00

Is there transportation provided to/from the California Academy of Sciences?

No, there is no transportation provided with this individual ticket. However, if you book a Hop-On Hop-Off Tour along with your ticket, there is a stop right in front of the California Academy of Sciences.

Where is the California Academy of Sciences located?

The California Academy of Sciences is located at 55 Music Concourse Dr, San Francisco, 94118

What is the policy on blackout days?

No Tickets/Vouchers will be accepted on Blackout days.

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