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Alcatraz Adventure & Bay Cruise: Walk Through History and Cruise By Scenic Beauty in San Francisco

About this experience

What you'll do:

Enjoy a visit to Alcatraz Island and a sightseeing cruise of San Francisco Bay. Take the ferry to Alcatraz and learn more about the infamous penitentiary, then sail along the historic waterfront on a separate bay cruise to take in views of the city skyline and Golden Gate Bridge.

Why we love it for your party:

  • Visit the Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary and take in the eerie atmosphere
  • Travel to Alcatraz Island with roundtrip ferry tickets from San Francisco
  • Listen to an insightful audio guide about former Alcatraz inmates
  • Sail along the San Francisco waterfront on a relaxing sightseeing cruise
  • See the city's major landmarks, including the famous Golden Gate Bridge

About this experience partner:

Must See, in San Francisco, CA, can take you on a very private and comfortable tour around the best spots in the San Francisco and Bay areas. We operate comfortable Mercedes Sprinter vans, which can seat up to 14 people. This is our van of choice due to the large windows, so you’re sure not to miss any sights! We have several tours available as well as bundled tours. You can tour in a group, or we do have private tours available for a much more personal tour. Our guides know the city! We can give tips and pointers on anything in and around the San Francisco Bay Area. You will learn some history and learn about local attractions, including restaurants, the best places to stay, and what places to avoid. You’ll be entertained while having a great time visiting Alcatraz, Sausalito, Muir Woods, and more.

Additional information:

This tour includes:
• Roundtrip ferry to Alcatraz Island
• Alcatraz Island admission fee
• Audio guide in multiple languages
• 1-hour San Francisco Bay cruise

This tour does not include:
• Food and drinks
• Hotel pickup and drop-off

What to bring:
• Comfortable shoes
• Weather-appropriate clothing

Meeting Point Information:
• For the Alcatraz portion of the tour, meet at Pier 33 - Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94133.
• For the San Francisco Bay Cruise, please check in at the Blue and Gold Fleet Box Office at Pier 39 - Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94133.

Know before you go:
• Note that the time you select at checkout is the time of your Alcatraz ferry
• You may take the San Francisco Bay cruise anytime you choose. A schedule of departure times will be sent to you after booking
• This activity will take place rain or shine
• Keep in mind these are two separate tours, which may be taken on different days

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Alcatraz with San Francisco Bay Cruise

Starting at$139per person

4hr

Explore the Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary on Alcatraz Island to learn about America’s most ruthless criminals, including Al Capone and George "Machine Gun" Kelly. Enjoy a ferry transfer from San Francisco and an admission ticket to the famous prison. On a separate tour, embark on a scenic 1-hour cruise of San Francisco Bay before or after your visit and take in amazing views of the city skyline and Golden Gate Bridge from a unique vantage point.

*Note that the time you select at checkout is the time of your Alcatraz ferry.

*Meeting location: For the Alcatraz portion of the tour, meet at Pier 33 - Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94133. For the San Francisco Bay Cruise, please check in at the Blue and Gold Fleet Box Office at Pier 39 - Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94133.

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Location

Pier 33, San Francisco, CA 94133, USA

Cancellation Policy

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strict Cancellation Policy

This experience partner offers no refunds once the reservation is confirmed

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Alcatraz with San Francisco Bay Cruise

Starting at$139per person

4hr

Explore the Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary on Alcatraz Island to learn about America’s most ruthless criminals, including Al Capone and George "Machine Gun" Kelly. Enjoy a ferry transfer from San Francisco and an admission ticket to the famous prison. On a separate tour, embark on a scenic 1-hour cruise of San Francisco Bay before or after your visit and take in amazing views of the city skyline and Golden Gate Bridge from a unique vantage point.

*Note that the time you select at checkout is the time of your Alcatraz ferry.

*Meeting location: For the Alcatraz portion of the tour, meet at Pier 33 - Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94133. For the San Francisco Bay Cruise, please check in at the Blue and Gold Fleet Box Office at Pier 39 - Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94133.

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