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This San Francisco fire engine tour meets at the Cannery on Fisherman’s Wharf.

Once you meet your guide, get suited up in an authentic firefighter jacket and hat, and board a vintage fire truck. Your tour takes off through San Francisco, and the open-air truck makes it easy to see main landmarks as you ride.

Your journey takes you from Fisherman’s Wharf through the Presido and across the Golden Gate Bridge to Sausalito. Your group stops at Fort Baker for a fun photo opt before returning to Fisherman’s Wharf.

Your San Francisco tour by fire engine ends back where it started.
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San Francisco Fire Engine Tours & Adventures
Golden Gate Bridge
The Cannery
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This San Francisco fire engine tour is perfect for people of all ages, making it a fun way for your family to explore San Francisco. Dress up in a firefighter jacket and hat and then ride aboard an open-air fire truck—including across the Golden Gate Bridge. Your guide tells you interesting facts as you ride from Fisherman’s Wharf to Sausalito.
  • Ride on an open-air fire engine during this San Francisco tour
  • Great for families—chance to dress up in a firefighter jacket and hat
  • Ride from Fisherman’s Wharf to Sausalito and cross the Golden Gate Bridge 
  • Multiple tour times make it easy to fit this tour into your busy schedule
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Reviewed 12 August 2018
Unique tour, one of our highlights of SF

This amazing, fun tour was one of the best activities we did while in San-Fransico. We booked it through Trip Advisor in advance having had it recommended by friends. The trip goes from the back of the Cannery (formerly the Del Monte cannery for pears...More

1  Thank Nicola D
Reviewed 11 August 2018
Great Way to see San Francisco

This is an alternative type tour around San Francisco but is a great way to see the city and especially Golden Gate Bridge from the "other" side. We had the relative advantage that it was a clear warm day. If cooler then the ride could...More

1  Thank Northern_traveller56
Reviewed 31 July 2018
Great intro to San Fran

Really informative and fun way to start our visit. Lots of interesting information and some insider tips about where to go and what to do. We went back to the Presideo for a food truck dinner thanks to what we learned. The open air ride...More

1  Thank Funfamilymom
Reviewed 22 July 2018
Fire Engine Tour

A lot of fun. Buckle up and hang on! Good photo op near the Golden Gate Bridge. We recommend it. Enjoy!

1  Thank Diane O
Reviewed 20 July 2018
Wow, what a find….perfect way to explore San Fran

This is truly an activity that you need to experience when visiting San Fran. but pre-book! The open top fire engine ride is absolutely one of my highlights when we visited this City. The ride allowed us to see parts of SF that we would...More

1  Thank rwilli2
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