Alcatraz Day Tour + Napa & Sonoma Wine Country

Alcatraz Only Sold as Part of a Combination Package
Only One Type Of Tour Package May Be Made Per Purchase

Date and Time for Alcatraz
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Amount Per Person
Adult (12 - 61)
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Senior (62+)
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Kid (5 - 11)
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Kid (age 4)
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Alcatraz Day Tour + Napa & Sonoma Wine Country

Duration:

  • Wine Country Duration = 9 hours 
  • Separate Day Alcatraz = 2-3 hrs 
  • Walking Tour Options at 1 hr+

Unwind and soak up the stunning scenery on your journey with Tower Tours. You’ll head north into both Napa and Sonoma Valleys, two of the world’s most prized wine regions. During your venture, enjoy wine tasting and exclusive estate tours of 3 favored wineries: Madonna Estate, Sutter Home, and Sebastiani Vineyards.

Note:

A Voucher will come within 24 hours confirming the Napa & Sonoma Tour. In rare cases, the tour may be unavailable. If so, we will call and email you to suggest options or arrange for a cancellation. 

 

Available as a bonus with all Alcatraz Combos...

and with Big Bus 1 Day Classic Hop-On/Hop-Off or Big Bus 2 Day Deluxe Hop-On/Hop-Off.

Compare Chinatown at $35 and up.

No reservations needed. Just present your Voucher (as a print-out or on your phone).

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1-Hour Chinatown Walking Tour:

Built up around what was the original town square of the village of Yerba Buena that was later renamed San Francisco, Chinatown is a delight for history lovers and contemporary fans of the colorful and the unique.

See the crowded and bustling open-air meat and produce markets of Stockton Street; visit side alleyways that will take you back in time; and discover lions, dragons, pagoda roofs, and dangling lantern along Grant Street.

Comfortable walking shoes are recommended. Some uphill walking is involved. Tour departs from the Southeast corner of Union Square, at Geary and Powell Streets. 

Walking Tour Directions

April – October @ 11:00am & 1:00pm

and

November – March @ 1:00pm

 

DAYTIME ROUND TRIP ALCATRAZ CRUISES FERRY TO ALCATRAZ ISLAND INCLUDING CELL HOUSE AUDIO TOUR

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NOT SOLD SEPARATELY • SOLD ONLY AS PART OF A TOUR PACKAGE 

VALUE: $39.90 Adults & Juniors (12+), $37.65 Seniors (62+), $24.40 Kids (5-11), Free for Ages 0-4

Please arrive 30 minutes early. No Hotel Pickup. Your tour begins with a 10-15 minute boat trip from Pier 33. Expect your stay on Alcatraz Island to last at least 2 or 2.5 hours (typically 3 Hours round trip). Boats return every 30 minutes.

Discover America’s most infamous prison, with a chance to go inside the cells and feel the cold and dark life firsthand. Alcatraz operated as a federal penitentiary from 1933 to 1963, housing notorious criminals including Al Capone, Machine GunKelly, and Creepy Karpis. During the award-winning 45-minute cell house audio headset tour you will learn of escape attempts, riots, bizarre characters, and much more. Displays include prison life, guard controls, and how Frank Morris and 2 others made their infamous “Escape From Alcatraz.”

Alcatraz is continually one of the most popular tours in the country

  • Video History Presentation – No Charge
  • Audio Tour includes sound effects, interviews with prisoners and guards, and historic details
  • The Cellhouse Audio Tour is available in Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish.
  • Bookstore with information in many languages
  • Visit the prison Recreation Yard, talk with Park Rangers, and walk the Perimeter Trail(note that parts of Alcatraz Island may be closed to the general public periodically – for repairs, wildlife protection, or other concerns) 
  • Unlimited photo opportunities and great views looking back at the City or out to the Golden Gate Bridge
  • Located in the hilly Carneros region near the SF Bay where the climate is a bit cooler, the Bartolucci family’s Madonna Estate has been operating since 1922, Now using organically grown grapes to produce Estate Bottled wines, this third oldest winemaking family in the Napa Valley combines traditional and modern winemaking techniques.
  • Similarly, the Trinchero family has been running Sutter Home Winery since 1948, creating some history of their own when they created White Zinfandel in the 1970s – introducing a new, sweeter flavor profile. They also changed the way Americans enjoyed wine by offering them high-quality varietals at an affordable price. By the 1980s and 1990s, Sutter Home became a household name and the second largest independent family-run winery in the U.S.
  • With over a century of wine-making history in Sonoma, Sebastiani Vineyards & Winery focuses on crafting small lots of super-premium wines from Sonoma County. Today, Sebastiani advances its record of acclaim under the guidance of vintner and entrepreneur Bill Foley, who acquired the winery in 2008. As part of Foley Family Wines, Sebastiani maintains its commitment to producing singular wines from the appellations of Sonoma County.
  • Tour price includes wine tasting fees
  • Lunch at V Marketplace OR Historic Sonoma Square (cost not included)
  • Wineries subject to change on holidays or due to special events
  • Hotel pick up is available for most SF hotels... otherwise you will need to go to the Tower Tours office at Fisherman's Wharf. Hotel pick up also will be confirmed within 24 hours. AirBnB and VRBO pickups are not available. 
  • All Tower Tours Vehicles have 25+ seats, so seat belts are not required, but child car seats cannot be accommodated