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    Alcatraz Escape History Tour

    Murder, mayhem, and mobsters -- interesting enough for you? On this Escape the Rock tour, you'll embark on a sail under the Golden Gate Bridge and straight to Alcatraz! As the cruise ship circles around the island, you'll see every angle of this mysterious site. Hear the chilling accounts of escape attempts by some of Alcatraz's notorious criminals, as well as their descriptions of brutality on the island. Plus, this special cruise is "fully-loaded" with sound effects and stories of Capone, Billy Cook the Killer, and even Clyde Johnson!
    Alcatraz Escape History Tour

    2800 Leavenworth St, San Francisco

    • Embark on a cruise that circles around the mysterious Alcatraz Island
    • See every angle of this island, from the old lighthouse and the water tower to the cell block
    • Hear chilling accounts of escape attempts by some of Alcatraz's notorious criminals
    • Learn about the stories of Capone, Billy Cook the Killer, and even Clyde Johnson's time in this feared max-security prison
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    Alcatraz and San Francisco Tour

    Combine a San Francisco City Tour and guided visit to Alcatraz for the ultimate introduction to San Francisco! You'll enjoy the beauty and attractions of everyone's favorite city, in addition to a scenic ferry ride to Alcatraz Island for an audio walking tour. The San Francisco City Tour begins with a drive along the famous waterfront for views of San Francisco Bay and Alcatraz Island. Photo stops are made at the Golden Gate Bridge, Golden Gate Park and Twin Peaks (weather permitting).

    Some of the attractions you will see on this San Francisco City Tour include:
    • Chinatown
    • Fisherman's Wharf
    • Victorian homes
    • Palace of Fine Arts
    • North Beach
    • Presidio National Park
    • Awe-inspiring views of Alcatraz and the Pacific Ocean
    Your tour also includes the ferry ride to Alcatraz Island and an audio walking tour of the "Cell Block". This former federal penitentiary was also known as "The Rock" and housed gangsters such as Al Capone (Scarface) and Machine Gun Kelly. You'll learn about the famous escape from Alcatraz, the prison's notorious inmates and much more on this tour.

    The schedule for the day depends on the availability for Alcatraz.
    Alcatraz and San Francisco Tour

    2627 Taylor Street, San Francisco

    • Explore the rich history and beautiful sites of San Francisco
    • Take an audio walking tour of Alcatraz Island's infamous cell blocks
    • Learn about the famous escape from Alcatraz and hear chilling accounts of life on the island
    • Travel to and from central San Francisco hotels and airport hotels by air conditioned coach bus
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    Norcal Coastal Seaplane Tour

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    This 60-minute flight will take you over the splendor of the greatest city in the U.S. - San Francisco! Take off from a sea base in the lovely bayside village of Sausalito, just across the Golden Gate Bridge. You'll traverse beautiful Marin County on your way out over Tomales Bay, where Sir Francis Drake himself likely landed over a century ago. Cruise on over to the Pt. Reyes National Seashore, keeping your eyes peeled for frolicing porpoise and whales along the way until you round the breathtakingly scenic Pt. Reyes Lighthouse. The path continues along the incredible Northern Californian coastline above Highway One and finally back over the legendary Golden Gate Bridge herself. Soar above Crissy Field, downtown San Francisco, AT&T Park - Home of the Major League Baseball World Champion San Francisco Giants, and even the infamous island prison of Alcatraz. Finally, your flight will be completed with a pass by the historic Angel Island - the Immigrant Gateway to the West - and a smooth landing back in Sausalito's Richardson Bay. Bring your camera, because this is a trip you'll never want to forget! .
    Norcal Coastal Seaplane Tour

    242 Redwood Hwy, Mill Valley

    • Fly over the splendor of San Francisco and the Bay Area's shores on this seaplane adventure
    • Cruise on over to the Pt. Reyes National Seashore, keeping your eyes peeled for sea life
    • Marvel at phenomenal views of the legendary Golden Gate Bridge herself
    • Pass over the historic Angel Island and even the infamous island prison of Alcatraz
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    Ferry Building and Alcatraz Tour

    Meet your personal epicurean concierge (aka guide) in front of the historic Ferry Building Marketplace. It's a San Francisco landmark with its iconic 245-foot (75-m) clock tower. Built in the late 1800s, the ferry terminal was renovated in 2003, transforming the concourse into the foodie haven that it is today. Local food purveyors and artisans peddle their wares inside and outside the building -- one-stop shopping for anyone looking to experience a taste of San Francisco.

    Learn more about the San Francisco Bay Area's tastemakers as you nibble on Cowgirl Creamery's award-winning cheese, Boccalone's house-cured fennel salame and freshly made mortadella, Acme Bread's fresh loaves, and Miette Patisserie's delicate French macarons. Want more? Indulge in a cup of chili from the American Eatery and satisfy your sweet tooth with handmade chocolates from Recchiuti. If you're visiting during one of the weekly farmers' markets, don't be surprised if your guide points out some of the city's revered chefs shopping for fresh produce to include on their menus.

    After you satiate your appetite, you'll receive your ferry tickets and directions to Pier 33 for the next portion of your tour. Take a stroll along the Embarcadero to Pier 33 where you'll hop on the ferry for a scenic ride to Alcatraz. Explore the island at your leisure with the award-winning Cellhouse audio walking tour to discover hidden secrets and fascinating stories of the world's most notorious prison. Ferries depart the island frequently to provide maximum flexibility for your time on Alcatraz.
    Ferry Building and Alcatraz Tour

    1 Sausalito - San Francisco Ferry Bldg, San Francisco

    • Experience the historic Ferry Building Marketplace and Alcatraz prison on a combined tour
    • Be led by a personal guide and sample treats from local food purveyors and artisans
    • Enjoy a stroll along the Embarcadero, and a scenic ferry ride to Alcatraz Island
    • Take an audio walking tour of Alcatraz and hear live recordings and chilling accounts from former prisoners
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    Alcatraz, Muir Woods, Giant Redwoods, and Sausalito Day Trip

    Contrast the brutal austerity of Alcatraz with the sheer beauty of Muir Woods and Sausalito on this enthralling day trip from San Francisco. It's a whole day of contrasts: from catching the ferry to Alcatraz Island and driving across the Golden Gate Bridge, to walking through a forest of giant redwoods and relaxing in the picturesque village of Sausalito. This enthralling day trip takes you across the Golden Gate Bridge for a view of San Francisco from Vista Point, then through the coastal mountains to the Bay Area's popular Muir Woods. This national monument is the site of a virgin forest of California Coast redwood trees, among the oldest and tallest on earth. Take the opportunity to roam through an ancient forest of giant redwood trees on your 75-minute visit of Muir Woods.

    Next, it's time to take a stroll along the waterfront of quaint Mediterranean-style Sausalito, considered the prettiest village in California. You'll have 30 to 45 minutes to browse, shop and take photos at your leisure in this picturesque artists' colony nestled on the northern shores of San Francisco Bay. You'll also go on a 90-minute bay cruise that sails under the Golden Gate Bridge and then circles Alcatraz twice allowing you to get up close and see every angle of this mysterious island. You'll hear chilling accounts of harrowing escape attempts by Alcatraz's notorious criminals as well as their descriptions of the brutality of life on the island. This special San Francisco bay cruise featuring sound effects and intriguing stories about Capone, Billy Cook the Killer, Clyde Johnson's Alcatraz escape attempt and many more, will take you back to the days when this maximum-security prison was the most feared institution in the American penal system.
    Alcatraz, Muir Woods, Giant Redwoods, and Sausalito Day Trip

    2627 Taylor Street, San Francisco

    • Balance the brutal history of Alcatraz with the sheer beauty of Muir Woods and Sausalito
    • Ride the ferry while learning about the famous escape from Alcatraz
    • Travel across the Golden Gate Bridge to walk through a forest of giant redwoods
    • Transport to and from central San Francisco hotels and airport hotels by air conditioned coach bus
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    Golden Gate Bridge Seaplane Tour

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    This 30-minute flight will take you over the splendor of the greatest city in the U.S. -- San Francisco! Take off from a sea base in the lovely bayside village of Sausalito, just across the Golden Gate Bridge, to soar over the coast over the Golden Gate National Reserve and past Baker Beach and the Pt. X Lighthouse. You'll marvel at unparalleled views of the legendary Golden Gate Bridge herself, and cruise above Crissy Field, downtown San Francisco, AT&T Park -- Home of the Major League Baseball World Champion San Francisco Giants -- and even the infamous island prison of Alcatraz. Finally, your flight will be completed with a pass by the historic Angel Island, the Immigrant Gateway to the West, and a smooth water landing back in Sausalito's Richardson Bay. Bring your camera, because this is a trip you'll never want to forget!
    Golden Gate Bridge Seaplane Tour

    242 Redwood Hwy, Mill Valley

    • Fly over the splendor of San Francisco on a seaplane adventure
    • Take off from the lovely village of Sausalito to soar over the coast over the Golden Gate National Reserve
    • Marvel at phenomenal views of the legendary Golden Gate Bridge, and cruise above Crissy Field
    • Pass over historic Angel Island and the island prison of Alcatraz for unbeatable photo opportunities
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    Greater Bay Area Seaplane Tour

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    This 30-minute flight will take you over the splendor of the greatest city in the U.S. - San Francisco! Take off from a sea base in the lovely bayside village of Sausalito, just across the Golden Gate Bridge. You'll fly right over the Golden Gate National Reserve and out along the coast, beyond the Golden Gate. Marvel at the coastline, which has been sculpted by fantastic geologic forces over hundreds of millions of years, making the San Francisco Bay Area one of the most active seismic zones in the world! See the sandy shores of Stinson Beach from a birds eye view, then glide over the majestic and ancient redwoods of Muir Woods, and finally back over the legendary Golden Gate Bridge herself! Cruise above Crissy Field, downtown San Francisco, AT&T Park - Home of the Major League Baseball World Champion San Francisco Giants, and even the infamous island prison of Alcatraz. Finally, your flight will be completed with a pass by the historic Angel Island - the Immigrant Gateway to the West - and a smooth water landing back in Sausalito's Richardson Bay. Bring your camera, because this is a trip you'll never want to forget!
    Greater Bay Area Seaplane Tour

    242 Redwood Hwy, Mill Valley

    • Fly over the splendor of San Francisco and the Greater Bay Area on this seaplane adventure
    • Take off from the lovely village of Sausalito to soar over the coast over the Golden Gate National Reserve
    • Marvel at phenomenal views of the legendary Golden Gate Bridge herself
    • Pass over the historic Angel Island and even the infamous island prison of Alcatraz
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    City by Night with Alcatraz Tour

    If you're looking for a full day of fun, this is the tour for you! Alcatraz in the morning, San Fran at night, can it get any better than that? You'll start out with a ferry ride to Alcatraz Island where you'll enjoy an audio tour as you walk around. You'll see firsthand prison cells and guard towers while listening to stories of real, infamous prisoners and escape attempts. When you get back home, don't change into your PJ's just quite yet -- the fun will just be getting started! You'll then take a nighttime tour of San Francisco where you'll drive around with an expert guide who will show you all of the major sights, such as Fisherman's Wharf, Golden Gate Bridge, Haight/Ashbury District, North Beach, Chinatown, Grace Cathedral, Castro District, Twin Peaks, and more, as they light up for the night. The tour will get you back to your hotel at a reasonable hour -- which means that if you're really a party animal, your evening will just be getting started!
    City by Night with Alcatraz Tour

    928 Harrison St, San Francisco

    • Spend a whole day exploring some of the Bay Area's most interesting attractions, including Alcatraz Prison and downtown San Francisco after dark
    • Hear insider accounts from former prisoners, guards and wardens of what life in Alcatraz was like with audio accompaniment as you explore the island
    • Check out major sights lit up for the night, such as Fisherman's Wharf, the Golden Gate Bridge, the Haight/Ashbury District, and more
    • Make the most of your sightseeing with tours that maximize your time and give you jampacked looks at famous locations
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    Sonoma Valley Wine Tasting and Alcatraz Combo Tour

    Your combo tour begins at Fisherman's Wharf, where you'll board the tour bus for the drive to Sonoma Valley. After crossing the Golden Gate Bridge, pull over at a vista point to take pictures of the bridge and enjoy views of San Francisco Bay and the Marin Headlands. Then you'll head across the bridge for the 45-minute drive to your first winery, Viansa, for a tour and tasting. You have about 45 minutes at Viansa before continuing 15 minutes up the road to Larson Family Winery for your second tasting. You will then make the 1-hour drive back to Fisherman's Wharf, where your guide leaves you with your Alcatraz tickets. At this point, you're on your own for the rest of the tour, so grab some lunch at the wharf and do a little sightseeing. You have about two hours of free time before you need to head to Pier 33 to check in and board the public Alcatraz ferry (either walk about 20 minutes or take a taxi or pedicab). Tour the former prison on your own with its award-winning audio tour, and admire the sweeping views of San Francisco Bay. You can take the ferry back to Pier 33 when you're ready; most visitors spend about two hours at Alcatraz. See two of the Bay Area's top attractions, snap amazing scenic photos, and learn about the history of the area on this fun and informative tour.
    Sonoma Valley Wine Tasting and Alcatraz Combo Tour

    Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco

    • Enjoy a full-day tour visiting wineries for wine tastings followed by a ferry ride and tour of Alcatraz Island
    • Spend the morning in Sonoma Valley tasting wines from two respected wineries
    • Tour the former prison, Alcatraz, with its award-winning audio tour as you admire the sweeping views of the San Francisco Bay
    • Learn all about the history of both areas as you see two of the bay area's top attraction
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    Champagne Sunset Seaplane Tour

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    This 40 minute flight will take you over the splendor of the greatest city in the U.S. as the sun bathes the Bay Area in gorgeous shades of orange and red! Sip on a cool, crisp, bubbling glass of Northern California's finest champagne as you take off from a sea base in the lovely bayside village of Sausalito, just across the Golden Gate Bridge. Soar over the coast over the Golden Gate National Reserve for amazing views of Stinson Beach and the majestic redwoods of Muir Woods. You'll marvel at the legendary Golden Gate Bridge herself, and cruise above Crissy Field, Downtown San Francisco, AT&T Park - Home of the Major League Baseball World Champion San Francisco Giants, and even the infamous island prison of Alcatraz. Finally, your flight will be completed with a pass by the historic Angel Island - the Immigrant Gateway to the West - and a smooth water landing back in Sausalito's Richardson Bay. Bring your camera, this is a stunningly romantic trip you'll never want to forget!
    Champagne Sunset Seaplane Tour

    242 Redwood Hwy, Mill Valley

    • Fly over the splendor of San Francisco at sunset while you sip a glass of champagne
    • Take off from the lovely village of Sausalito to soar over the coast over the Golden Gate National Reserve
    • Marvel at phenomenal views of the legendary Golden Gate Bridge herself
    • Pass over the historic Angel Island cruise above Crissy Field and downtown San Francisco
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