Alcatraz Day Tour + Red and White Fleet Sunset Cruise
The California Sunset Cruise gives you spectacular evening views in a casual atmosphere. Enjoy live guitar music as you share tasty appetizers and drinks with friends. On this unique San Francisco boat trip you’ll cruise past the infamous Alcatraz Island, sail around Angel Island State Park, go under the Golden Gate Bridge, and creep along the shorelines of Tiburon and Sausalito… all as the sun sets over the Bay.
During winter, the tour is labeled as a Twilight Cruise, as departures may run after sunset.
Confirmation for the Sunset Cruise will come within 24 hours. This tour can sell out. On the rare chance that you cannot be confirmed, we will work with you to find another tour package option or we will issue a refund.
No Senior Pricing, Adult and Kid Only.
No Hotel Pickup.
Reservations needed for the Sunset Cruise. Choose a date above. See Sunset Cruise Details tab for more information. Can be done before or after Alcatraz.
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.
April – October @ 11:00am & 1:00pm
November – March @ 1:00pm
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."