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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
$120.00 per adult
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Alcatraz Ticket + Fisherman's Wharf Walking Tour
$100.87 per adult
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Alcatraz Tour plus Muir Woods and Sausalito Day Trip
$125.00 per adult
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Alcatraz and One Day Bike Rental
$88.99 per adult
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Alcatraz Island Ticket with Chinatown Private or Group Tour
$99.00 per adult
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Alcatraz Island Tour - Package Deal
$140.80 per adult
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Straight to the Gate Access: Golden Gate Bay Cruise
$34.00 per adult
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Alcatraz with Bay Cruise
$139.00 per adult
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Pier 33, San Francisco, CA 94123
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EmbarcaderoMuni56 min
EmbarcaderoBART55 min
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Napa and Sonoma Wine Country - Full Day Tour from San Francisco
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Napa and Sonoma Wine Country - Full Day Tour from San Francisco

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This Northern California Wine Country tour from San Francisco eliminates the hassle of arguing over who is the designated driver for the trip. Stop at various wineries in Napa and Sonoma and ride safely in an air-conditioned coach with reclining seats and an onboard restroom for comfort and convenience. You even have time at Sonoma Square Plaza to eat lunch at your own expense.
$149.00 per adult
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307lenny wrote a review Sep 13
41 contributions10 helpful votes
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Not being able to visit inside the cell block, or any building on the island except the restroom was disappointing - thanks to the virus. Passengers on the ferry were limited to 150, which takes about 15-20 minutes each way. But all you can do is walk outside the buildings which kept my visit to just over an hour, including a 5 minute stop at the gift shop. They could have discounted the tickets or allowed smaller groups to enter the buildings for a limited time, but that was not an option. Although it was nice to see the island, if you want to fully enjoy your tour experience and get your money's worth, consider waiting until after this virus mess is over.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Renni wrote a review Sep 12
Prescott, Arizona21 contributions1 helpful vote
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It was neat to visit this unique piece of history. Learned some unexpected things from the tour pamphlets. We happened to go when the flies were in full effect and it was fairly obnoxious. One of the park attendants said the flies only tend to last for 2 weeks or so and were far worse a few days before. I recommend you check into the flies before booking if having them crawl on you by the dozens is something that could ruin your time. Will return after Covid, in non-fire, non-fly season when we can take the guided tour into the cells and hear some great historical stories.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Lucy B wrote a review Sep 8
London, United Kingdom46 contributions11 helpful votes
Popping over ob the boat and arriving at Alcatraz, it really feels earie; like that scene of every movie you've ever seen of Acatraz; but this time you're the prisoner. The site is extremely well-organised. The history is both fascinating and slightly disturbing. We got locked in one of the cells to get the feeling which the prisoners had. It was surreal. Thoroughly recommend the tour and this trip; look out for the seals at the harbour on the way over.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Moving Forward M wrote a review Sep 8
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Paying full price for an outside look was just not worth it. The COVID excuse is lame. There were low numbers of people and they could have easily had the tours.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Gallivanter wrote a review Sep 2
Wisconsin1,319 contributions142 helpful votes
With COVID, the tours were partially closed. You were allowed to go on the island but not allowed the enter any of the building, or do the audio tour from my understanding. I can understand the reasoning, but the tour company also decided to keep the original ticket pricing...but you're getting less than half of the original tour. We decided against it. While we didn't set foot on the island, it was still cool to see from land. Great views can be had from the piers in Fishermans Wharf!
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Date of experience: August 2020
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