Alcatraz Package

This popular package includes a full tour of Alcatraz Island with self-guided cell-block audio tour, as well as 2 days of open-top Hop On Hop Off Sightseeing Tours, including the Official City Tour and the San Francisco Night Tour.

Alcatraz Island Tour (ferry to/from the island)
Award-winning self-guided audio tour
2-Day Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Ticket
Important Information
Important Information

The date you select on the calendar is your reserved Alcatraz date. You must redeem your voucher for the actual ticket online at least 48 prior to the tour date (further information will be provided with your voucher after booking). The bus tours are flexible and do not have to be started the exact same day.

Start location

Hop On Hop Off Tour & Night Tour start 99 Jefferson Street (at the corner of Mason Street)
Alcatraz Tour starts at Pier 33 (Fisherman's Wharf)

Start time

Alcatraz departure time varies (you will receive an assigned time when redeeming your voucher online)
Official City Tour - daily, every 20-30 minutes, between 9am and 5pm
Night Tour - daily at 6:30pm


Alcatraz Tour duration depends on how much time you spent on the island; we suggest to plan at least 3-4 hours for the entire experience (including boat ride and check-in)

Hop On Hop Off bus ticket valid for 2 days
Official City Tour approx. 2 - 2.5 hours
Night Tour approx. 60-90 minutes

Know before you go

Alcatraz departure times vary. Please keep your day flexible.

Hop On Hop Off at any of the stops along the route for convenience.
Bus tour is provided on a first come first serve basis.
Bus tours can start before or after your Alcatraz date.

Safety Measures

Masks are required.
All buses are cleaned regularly.
All drivers and staff are wearing masks at all times.
Hand sanitizer is provided on most of the buses.

We kindly ask you for your responsibility to follow all health & safety guidelines from the City of San Francisco as well as any instructions from our staff to assure that we can all tour together safe and happy!

Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 30 days prior to departure. If cancelled less than 30 days, you will be charged 50% of the package price. Date changes are possible up to 7 days prior to departure without any fees.


Alcatraz Island Ticket "The Rock"

San Francisco's most famous attraction. Alcatraz tickets often sell out for up to 3-4 weeks in advance so it is recommended to make your reservations early.
Your Alcatraz Island tour departs centrally located from Pier 33 at Fisherman's Wharf and includes:

  • Transportation to and from the island from Pier 33.
  • 45 minute audio tour "Doing Time: The Alcatraz Cellhouse Tour" featuring prisoners and correctional officers who used to live and work on Alcatraz.
  • Orientation Video presented by the Discovery Channel.
  • Stay as long as you like - ferries return every 30 minutes. Average length of stay is 2 -3 hours.

PLEASE NOTE: The date you select on the calendar is your reserved Alcatraz date. You must redeem your voucher for the actual ticket online (further information are given with your voucher after booking). The bus tours are flexible and can start on any day.

Tour Map

Tour Stops (Click on stop to see nearby points of interest)

Stop 1: Fisherman's Wharf

Boudin Sourdough Factory, Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, Ripley's Believe it or not, Crab stands, Seafood Restaurants

Stop 2: Chinatown / North Beach

Little Italy, Chinatown, City Lights Bookstore, Washington Square Park, The Beat Museum, Jack Kerouac Alley

Stop 3: Embarcadero Centers

Embarcadero Center Shopping, Wells Fargo Museum, Financial District Hotels, Restaurants, Transamerica Pyramid

Stop 4: Ferry Building

Ferry Building Marketplace, Embarcadero Bart Station, California St Cable Car, Ferry Plaza Farmers Market (Tue,Thu, Sat)

Stop 5: Union Square

Union Square Plaza, Macy's Department Store, Powell / Hyde Cable Car, Apple Store, Neiman Marcus, Nike Store

Stop 6: Hilton Hotel

Powell St Bart Station, Westfield Mall, Hilton Union Square, Hotel Nikko, Parc 55 Hotel, Cable Car Turntable

Stop 7: Civic Center

San Francisco City Hall, Civic Center Plaza, Asian Art Museum, Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, San Francisco Public Library

Stop 8: Alamo Square

Alamo Square Park, Painted Ladies Victorian Homes, Divisadero St Shopping, William Westerfeld House

Stop 9: Haight Ashbury

Haight Ashbury Sign, Golden Gate Park Entrance, Amoeba Music, Murals, Magnolia Brewing, Shopping, Bars, Restaurants

Stop 10: Golden Gate Park

California Academy of Sciences, deYoung Museum, Japanese Tea Gardens, Botanical Gardens, Conservatory of Flowers

Stop S: Golden Gate Park Sunday Stop

This stop replaces Stop 10 on Sundays and Public Holidays when Golden Gate Park vehicle access is restricted

Stop 11: Golden Gate Bridge

Stunning City Views, Marin Headlands, Walk the Golden Gate Bridge, Public Restrooms

Stop 12: Palace of Fine Arts

Palace of Fine Arts, Presidio Tunnel Tops Park, Crissy Field, Fort Point National Historic Site, Palace Games Escape Room

Stop 13: Marina / Cow Hollow

Lombard Street Hotels, Chestnut Street Shopping, Union Street Shopping, Marina District Bars and Restaurants

Stop 14: Lombard Street

Lombard Street, Hotels and Motels, Fort Mason, Marina Green, Octagon House, Van Ness Ave

Stop 15: Pier 35 / Cruise Terminal

Alcatraz Island Ferry Landing, Coit Tower Steps, Exploratorium (Pier 15), Pier 35 Cruise Terminal

Stop 16: Pier 39

World Famous Sealions, Hard Rock Cafe, Aquarium of The Bay, The Flyer, Boat Tours, 7D Experience, San Francisco Carousel

Ticket valid for 48 hours
San Francisco Night Tour
Fun & informative audio commentary
US$78.99 US$73.99
US$68.99 US$64.99
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