It includes special programs, tours, and activities not offered during the day.
We invite you to enjoy a new small group tour similar to the Segway tour of the San Francisco Waterfront and Hills and a self guided tour Alcatraz Island.Alcatraz was something I knew very little about until I toured the island.The main course is the self-guided cell-house audio tour, which is narrated in part by the prisoners and guards who spent time there.
Please note that these photos are copyrighted, however, they may be used freely for school projects, reports, and personal use that are non-commercial in nature and are not used or published on-line.The tour includes the ferry ride to and from Alcatraz and Angel Island, a self-guided audio tour of the prison lasting 45 minutes, and a one-hour narrated Tram Tour of Angel Island.
The Alcatraz Night Tour is a unique program limited to just a few hundred visitors per evening.
The dessert is roaming the rest of the island, seeing the exhibits, and perhaps taking a tour of the gardens (on Friday and Sunday mornings).This past summer, CBS San Francisco got an exclusive tour of some never-before-seen parts of Alcatraz.
Alcatraz Island Tours depart hourly from Pier 33 in San Francisco, California.Alcatraz Cruises is the National Park Service Concessioner serving visitors to Alcatraz Island.Do not be fooled by unauthorized sellers offering Alcatraz tickets at inflated prices.Our Alcatraz tour packages combine a Bay City Bike Guided tour with a visit to the infamous Alcatraz prison, on your schedule over two days.The total tour lasts approximately 5.5 hours. Departs from Pier 33.
The Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary or United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island (often just referred to as Alcatraz or The Rock) was a maximum high-security federal prison on Alcatraz Island, 1.25 miles (2.01 km) off the coast of San Francisco, California, which operated from August 11, 1934, until March 21, 1963.Visiting Alcatraz Island is one of the most rewarding experiences of any trip to San Francisco.
Our tickets include roundtrip ferry transportation, the audio tour inside the Cellhouse, and all other programs on Alcatraz.