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Alcatraz Island

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Alcatraz Island

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Combo Tour: Alcatraz Island and San Francisco Grand City Tour
US$120.00 per adult
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Alcatraz Ticket + Fisherman's Wharf Walking Tour
US$100.87 per adult
Popular: Booked by 595 travellers!
Big Bus San Francisco Hop-On-Hop-Off Open Top Tour and Alcatraz Combo
US$110.00 per adult
Popular: Booked by 8,963 travellers!
Straight to the Gate Access: San Francisco Escape from the Rock Cruise
US$42.00 per adult
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Alcatraz Tour plus Muir Woods and Sausalito Day Trip
US$125.00 per adult
Popular: Booked by 10,037 travellers!
Alcatraz and One Day Bike Rental
US$88.99 per adult
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Alcatraz Island Tour - Package Deal
US$140.80 per adult
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US$38.00 per adult
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Pier 33, San Francisco, CA 94123
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EmbarcaderoBART55 min
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Highway 1 Self-Driving Audio Tour (Pacific Coast Highway)

Welcome to the GPS-enabled driving tour of California’s famous Highway 1, the Pacific Coast Highway! This self-guided audio tour stretches between San Francisco and Los Angeles, one of the most beautiful coastlines in the world! It also includes a popular scenic detour along Monterey’s 17 Mile Drive at Pebble Beach. This self-guided audio tour allows you to explore Highway 1 with maximum flexibility and value.<br><br>Within 30 mins, we'll send you two things: a unique password and an app. Download the app onto your phone, enter the password, and download the tour. When you arrive, go to the first stop, launch the app, and follow the instructions! Stick to our recommended route and speed limit for the best experience.<br><br>ALERT: Highway partially closed due to storm damage.<br><br>Purchase one tour per vehicle. Everyone can listen at the same time!<br><br>The tour’s valid for 30 days from booking!<br><br>This tour doesn’t include entrance to attractions along the route. Check pandemic rules before your visit.
US$14.25 US$15 per adult
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Kazarooni wrote a review 2 Mar
Brisbane, Australia112 contributions20 helpful votes
For many years I have seen Alcatraz in movies and documentaries. On my very first visit to beautiful San Francisco I made sure I paid a visit. It's a weird feeling, a very weird feeling being here. My friend who accompanied me has been here a couple of times in the past and said the tour was not as comprehensive. I would not have known if I had been here by myself. Anyhow, I enjoyed it just the same. Those prisoners certainly had a wonderful view when outside in the yard. You have to go at least once in your life time. I visited in May 2019.
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Date of experience: April 2020
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sudiez10 wrote a review Feb 2021
Norrtalje, Sweden67 contributions26 helpful votes
This is a lot of bang for your bucks! We took the early bird trip, first ferry of the day, and it was worth it as it doesn´t get too crowded. You´re walking along on your own, with complementary headphones explaining and narrating the history of famous inmates and the history of Alcatraz. Very, very interresting!! You´re welcome to stay as long as you want, and take any returning ferry back. (trip was in Oct 2019, not 2020)
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Jody wrote a review Jan 2021
Gold Coast, Australia6 contributions2 helpful votes
Loved the history and tour of this place. It was pretty cold and windy the day we went but was worth it. Love the idea of being able to come back every 15
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Ken M wrote a review Dec 2020
Lexington, Massachusetts5 contributions7 helpful votes
Great tour. Narrated tour on the ferry over. Once on the island you take a recorded guided tour. You wear a headset and follow along. I was skeptical but this was great! So informative. Modern day history. it is a tourist attraction but definitely worth it. Book in advance.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Old Pro wrote a review Dec 2020
Seattle, Washington2,144 contributions346 helpful votes
I think the history and stories behind this place as far more interesting places self. Have to really get into the folklore when you're standing in a cold damp dilapidated cement building. The stories about it are great and the people who were there are very interesting. If you're one of those people I'd like to say I've been there, then by all means go. However, there are so how way cooler things 2 do in San Francisco
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Date of experience: May 2020
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