Alcatraz Day Tour + Blue & Gold Fleet Bay Cruise
Along with the official Alcatraz tour, you'll tour San Francisco Bay - past the famous Pier 39 sea lions, along the San Francisco waterfront, underneath the Golden Gate Bridge for impressive views, and around Alcatraz, and along San Francisco’s historic waterfront.
A Voucher will come with purchase as both a receipt and certificate for obtaining individual tour components. The Bay Cruise does not sell out and requires no reservation.
The Bay Cruise can be done before or after Alcatraz.
The Bay Cruise audio tour is available in nine languages: English, Spanish, Mandarin, Italian, French, Japanese, Korean, German, and Taiwanese.
You will need Wi-Fi enabled on your phone or device to access the tour. Anticipate playing this on speaker for your group, or individually for anyone who has earphones.
Alcatraz is confirmed at time of purchase.
No Hotel Pickup.
For more information see the Bay Cruise Details tab.
DAYTIME ROUND TRIP ALCATRAZ CITY CRUISES FERRY TO ALCATRAZ ISLAND INCLUDING CELLHOUSE AUDIO TOUR
DiscoverTown Tours is an Official Tour and Travel Partner of Alcatraz City Cruises
NOT SOLD SEPARATELY • SOLD ONLY AS PART OF A TOUR PACKAGE
VALUE: $42.15 Adults & Juniors (12+), $39.80 Seniors (62+), $25.80 Kids (5-11), Free for Ages 0-4
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 Gun Kelly, 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
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 be about 2-2.5-3 hours round trip). Boats return from the island every 30 minutes. You control the clock.
Masking and other COVID-19 requirements are subject to change. Click here for further "Safecruise" details from Alcatraz City Cruises.
As of June 1, 2022 Alcatraz City Cruises stated:
"Currently, proof of vaccination is not required for Alcatraz Island visitors or Alcatraz City Cruises guests."
"Face coverings are required in boarding areas and onboard vessels on Alcatraz Island."