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San Francisco City and Alcatraz Tour with Optional Bay Cruise and Ferry to Sausalito
City Tour Golden Gate Bridge and Bay Cruise""Guests will board a ferry to Alcatraz Island and experience the Cellhouse and explore the Island. They will step back in time and experience the legendary island that has been a civil war fort a military prison and one of the most notorious federal penitentiaries in US history.In the afternoon guests will embark on their tour of the San Francisco City. Your guide will show you the city from a local’s perspective taking you to hidden spots that you wouldn’t normally see on a big bus tour. Of course
From $115.00
 
San Francisco Bridge to Bridge Cruise
"Head to Fisherman's Wharf in the afternoon to board your cruise. Then sit back and relax as your expert captain takes you along picturesque San Francisco Bay.Pass Alcatraz Island and soak up views of San Francisco’s stunning skyline dotted with famous landmarks and attractions including Coit Tower the Ferry Building the iconic Transamerica Pyramid and the domed Palace of Fine Arts. Have your camera ready as you cruise under the world-famous Golden Gate Bridge where the Pacific spills into San Francisco Bay. You’ll get unparalleled views from right underneath the bridge!You’ll also travel under the colossal Bay Bridge linking San Francisco with Oakland and the rest of the East Bay. Admire Treasure Island and snap photos of AT&T Park
From $38.00
 
San Francisco Bay Sunset Cruise
"Sunset Bay Cruise:With live commentary by the captain and cool background music this cruise is a wonderful way to explore San Francisco Bay at twilight during late March through early November.As the sun begins to set over the Marin Headlands you'll cruise past Alcatraz Angel Island and the shorelines of Tiburon Belvedere and Sausalito. Watch the sun setting over the Pacific Ocean as you sail west toward the Golden Gate Bridge. On your way back to Fisherman's Wharf you'll see many more famous sights including the Presidio the Marina District and Fort Mason.During your sunset or twilight cruise
From $64.00

More Restaurants in Alcatraz Island

Alcatraz Ferry Cuisine

Unfortunately there are no restaurants on Alcatraz Island. But I think Alcatraz Cruises has done a nice job of providing a few good choices of food and beverages on its ferries on your ride to and...
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starship
Aug 09, 2010

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Although rumor has it that the food on Alatraz was, in fact, very good, the dining room has been long closed. The park service does not sell food or beverages of any kind on the island. Those in need...
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goingsolo
Jul 10, 2005

Alcatraz chow hall

This, of course, is a joke. Just thought this would be a great place to put a picture of the dining hall where the Alcatraz inmates ate their meals. Lots of fights happened during chow time, it's...
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halloweengirl
Dec 09, 2004
 
 
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Things to Do Near Alcatraz Island

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Alcatraz

The Alcatraz tour is an excellent tour in terms of the insights it provides about the prison, prison conditions and some of the famous inmates who spent time there. We purchased our tickets as part of...
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Red and White Fleet

The Red and White Fleet have been in service since 1892. It continues serving the Bay Area with cruises that offer such beautiful views of the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, Marin County, and more....
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Fisherman's Wharf

We were last here in 82, just around the corner that use to be a Travelodge that didn't have airconditioning back then, it is now called The Wharf Inn. What a transformation this area has taken on. ...
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Angel Island State Park

Established in 1975, Angel Island Association is a nonprofit organization working to facilitate the preservation, restoration and interpretation of historical and natural resources on the island,...
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Cable Cars

Cable cars, fire engines, bookmobiles .... What would the city of San Francisco be without its cable cars? From police series such as 'The Streets of San Francisco' we already knew that the streets of...
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The Buena Vista Cafe

A great place to relax and enjoy the view -- and experience the FIRST and BEST Irish Coffee is at the Buena Vista! Don't miss it! READ ABOUT IT.... http://www.thebuenavista.com/irishcoffee.html Open...
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Top 5 Alcatraz Island Writers

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littlesam1

"The Two Guys in Hats Explore The Rock"
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starship

"Alcatraz Island"
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GinGinCoo

"Alcatraz - The Rock"
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goingsolo

"Once a prison, always a prison"
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filipdebont

"Visiting the famous prison"
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