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Angel Island State Park

Pier 41, San Francisco, CA 94109
+1 415-435-1915
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San Francisco Ferry: Angel Island
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The largest island in San Francisco Bay features magnificent views of Marin County and San Francisco, while offering a wide variety of recreation for outdoor enthusiasts.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“perimeter road” (41 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Pier 41, San Francisco, CA 94109
+1 415-435-1915
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Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

Tran tour was really good with Greg saw the island and had some interesting stories. It did not hurt it was a very clear day. One knock. The Frito pie I expected chili with some fritos. It was all Fritos with a hint of chili...More

Thank AsherofMichigan
Reviewed June 11, 2016

We went on Memorial Day and although there were lots of tourists it was still wonderful. We opted to take the Tram tour and our guide Greg was phenomenal! Great knowledge and passion for the island! Thanks Greg! And thank you for recommending the hike...More

2  Thank Tprincess_23
Reviewed June 4, 2016

Blue & Gold Fleet is the only way to get to Angel Island so go their website buy 2 one-way tickets per person them use the link on that page to buy an Angel Island tram tour tickets. The tour takes you to the top...More

2  Thank KarenRCB
Reviewed May 28, 2016

Beautiful morning on Angel Island - hiked up the Sunset Trail to a beautiful view of the Bay ! Also took the Tram tour where our guide Robert took us on the Perimiter Roadway and educated us on the history of the Island. Well worth...More

Thank Rita F
Reviewed May 26, 2016

We went on a weekday and it was beautiful, peaceful - very enjoyable. We were told the weekends can be crowded. You can rent bikes or take tram tour both have fees. There are hiking paths - 5 miles or a more difficult 3 miles....More

2  Thank DianeY204
Reviewed May 20, 2016

Angel island is just off the coast of Belvedere-Tiburon and is a wonderful place to see the San Francisco skyline. This state park is home to various marine wildlife such as, seals and sealions. Various fish species such as salmon and striped bass migrate from...More

Thank Lauracrawfordstinson
Reviewed May 18, 2016

Great state park a short 10 minute ferry from Tiburon. I love biking the loop of island with great views of Marin, SF and the San Pablo Bay. There is also great history around the Japanese detention camps. You can also BBQ by the ferry...More

Thank Mikelemberg
Reviewed May 15, 2016

This place is spectacular. We were so lucky to have a clear, sunshine, bluebird day. If this place were in Sydney, a Sunday like today would have been totally PACKED but it was pretty empty!!! Had we known what a spectacular location this was, we...More

1  Thank CasS687
Reviewed May 9, 2016

Great place to go with family for a true history story of immigrants, military history. Not much on the native people who lived there. It was raining when we arrived there, so had lunch at cafe then rode on tram for tour as we did...More

1  Thank GoldenAgeGrandma
Reviewed May 4, 2016

Here is a great way to spend a day or take a 2/3 day camp over and get lost in this great spot right in our own back yard. I am always amazed when I will be talking to a friend who says they have...More

Thank SurFun5389
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January 13, 2017|
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Response from John C | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Nice place to camp in or near San Francisco. Check Reserve America punto com, or use search engine to find site. I tried to include URL, but site would not allow it. Hope this helps
August 29, 2016|
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Response from Devin P | Reviewed this property |
The Tram we rode was designated for the people that were part of the Alcatraz tour only. Granted that tour is seasonal for the summer months and maybe the Trams are used for other reasons outside of that time. But all the... More
Vicki H
August 21, 2016|
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Response from SurFun5389 | Reviewed this property |
As others have said, Yes you are welcome to bring your bike. There are many great paths and roads to bile on. Stop by the information station and pick-up a free maps of the island. Also you can rent bikes but they are in... More