The 5-hour itinerary allows for maximum tour stops in the city, and you will have time to get out of the shuttle at all 9 stops to walk around and take pictures. The biggest highlight is taking the one-way Ferry/Bay Cruise to/from Sausalito. During the Ferry/Bay Cruise, your Tour Guide will also be on board with you to provide an historical narrative of the Bay Area, Angel Island, Alcatraz and Sausalito as the ferry goes right by the former famous prison. You will also have 1 hour in Sausalito.
You will get out of the shuttle bus at these stops: the Ferry Building (starting point), Sausalito - via Ferry/Bay Cruise, Golden Gate Bridge, Chinatown, Palace of Fine Arts, Grace Cathedral, Nob Hill, Lombard Street, Golden Gate Park, Japanese Tea Garden, Alamo Square Park "7 Sisters - Postcard Row" and the Cable Car Barn Museum.
Sights you'll see from the shuttle bus or the ferry include: Alcatraz, Bay Bridge, Coit Tower, Angel Island, Sutro Tower, De Young Museum, Crissy Field, City Hall / Civic Center, Conservatory of Flowers and Market Street.
Other key benefits of this tour include: separate Tour Guide from Driver, mMore tour stops (9) than competition, includes Ferry/Bay Cruise to beautiful Sausalito and free refreshments (bottled-water, sodas).