Alcatraz Cruises, LLC, San Francisco

4.6
#3 of 102 in Outdoors in San Francisco
Visit the legendary prison that once housed some of America's most infamous criminals on a tour with Alcatraz Cruises, LLC. As your tour begins, take in stunning views of the Golden Gate Bridge from one of the company┬┤s ships. Once you arrive at the island, explore the prison that operated from 1934 to 1963. See where Al Capone and Robert Stroud served their sentences, and learn about their notorious crimes. In addition to the prison, you can also visit Civil War-era buildings and enjoy the thriving plant, marine, and bird life on the island. The company offers a variety of tours that last for different amounts of time. Check online to see your options. To visit Alcatraz Cruises, LLC and get the most from your holiday in San Francisco, create itinerary details personal to you using our San Francisco day trip planner.
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  • We booked the night tour through Alcatraz Cruises. The ferry ride there was cool, so even on a warm day I would wear pants and a sweatshirt! When we got on the island we were brought up to the jailhou...  more »
  • Great audio guided tour of Alcatraz after a short boat ride over to the island. Pretty steep climb to get from the pier up to the prison, so be aware of that. Recommended.  more »
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