Alcatraz & Bay Cruise: Tour the Infamous Federal Penitentiary


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Journey back in time and discover the secrets of America’s most notorious federal prison with a tour of Alcatraz Island, including a scenic ferry ride across the San Francisco Bay.

Duration:  3hrs - 4hrs
Cancellation:  No refunds for cancelled bookings
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  • Enjoy stunning views of San Francisco Bay, including the Golden Gate Bridge and Angel Island, during the ferry ride to the island
  • Explore the infamous Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary, home to some of America’s most notorious criminals
  • Learn about the history of the prison through guided tours and exhibits, including the cellblocks, dining hall, and recreation yard

What's Included

  • Ferry round trip from Pier 33 to Alcatraz Island (15 min 1-way)
  • Award-Winning Cellhouse Audio Tour (45 min) available in Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish

Additional Information

  • The ferry will leave on time at your specific time scheduled. You must be at Pier 33 in Fisherman’s Wharf 30 minutes before the time of departure.
  • Take the boarding line, get on the ferry, and ride across the San Francisco Bay to Alcatraz Island.
  • Free time (1 hour) to explore the rest of the Island and its historic exhibits
  • Not included: Guide gratuity and meals which you can purchase food during tour stops

Cancellation policy

No refunds, all sales are final

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Meeting location:  Pier 33, San Francisco, CA 94133


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