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Jail and Sail: Alcatraz Tour and Sunset or Twilight Bay Cruise

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From $120.00
  • Alcatraz tour and San Francisco Bay cruise combines two experiences into one
  • Go on a self-guided Alcatraz tour with commentary available in 11 languages 
  • Sail under the Bay and Golden Gate Bridges while listening to a live guitarist 
  • Cruise includes an hors d’oeuvres buffet, wine or beer, and two deck options
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Alcatraz and Sunset Cruise
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1pm Alcatraz Ferry and 6:00pm Sunset Cruise (from March 23 to May 23 and September 3 to November 2) or 1pm Alcatraz Ferry and 7:00pm Sunset Cruise (from May 24 to September 2)
From $120.00
Alcatraz and Twilight Cruise
1:05pm Alcatraz Ferry and 5:30pm Twilight Cruise (Thursday to Monday only from November 3 to March 22)
From $108.00
Alcatraz and Fireworks Cruise
Food and Beverage Inclusions:: Snacks + Unlimited hosted beer and wine4th of July Special: This option is only available on 4th of July and includes a fireworks display.
From $155.00
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Admission to Alcatraz can be hard to come by—the popular attraction is often sold out months in advance. Guarantee entrance to the prison, while cruising the San Francisco Bay by day and night with this combo tour package. Along with a round-trip ferry ride and admission to Alcatraz, you also sail the bay during the evening and enjoy onboard music, drinks, a buffet, and two deck options for ultimate viewing.
What to Expect
To start off this combo tour, head to Pier 33 to catch the ferry to Alcatraz Island.
Once you reach the island, go on a self-guided audio tour and listen to award-winning commentary available in 11 languages. You can also tour its historic gardens and spot birds and wildlife. After viewing Alcatraz, take the ferry back to Pier 33 in time to catch your evening cruise.
Your next cruise takes off in the evening from Pier 43, so make your way with plenty of time to board the boat. On the boat, you decide if you’d like to stay outside on the deck or head to the inside deck to stay warm. Both decks offer views as you sail under the Bay Bridge and Golden Gate Bridge. The cruise also includes a buffet of light appetizers, a drink ticket for wine or beer, and onboard commentary and live music.
Your cruise ends back at Fisherman’s Wharf.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Book well ahead for this Our first date was full 4 months ahead. Loved Alcatraz, saw copies a heads used in escape. We still had to do sunset cruise. Great going under bridge and seeing unusual homes around bay in evening, very cold in June....More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank mew47
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had to wait on the dock and it was very cold--even though we came from Iowa! We expected summer weather but the evening cruise was very cold in July. We still enjoyed the cruise.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Coleen D
Sightseer30252504933, Manager at Red and White Fleet, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review! Traditional 'summertime' in San Francisco is cold. We get our summer weather in late September to early November. Thank you for riding with the Red and White Fleet!

Reviewed June 7, 2019

I knew we wanted to go to Alcatraz but thought this would be a great combination, we had plenty of time at Alcatraz and then time to get dinner before the cruise, although they did have a very nice buffet on the boat and a...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank timbS5649YZ
Reviewed June 7, 2019

Both were excellent and well worth doing, I would recommend both these trips. They are good value for money and I would advise booking these trips well in advance as they are very popular.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Wander796887
Reviewed April 20, 2019 via mobile

Bit of a queue to get our tickets for Alcatraz but once we had them all was good. Ferry over was nice, good to see San Francisco from another side. The sea mist descended and added an eerie atmosphere to the arrival. Once on the...More

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July 17, 2019|
Response from drm2622 |
Sorry I can’t help with your question but I took this package tour and it is fabulous. I recommend the audio walking tour for Alcatraz. If there is a phone number to call then I would call to see if there is a reason why... More
May 6, 2019|
Response from Sevan68 |
I just added it via Viator (cannot add URL as not allowed on forum) with no issues at all. 2 Adults on Sep 21st. 2 x £96.24 - Total £192.48
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