Circle around Alcatraz, recently voted #1 Landmark in the United States by TripAdvisor
Experience Blue and Gold Fleet’s Escape from the Rock Cruise! It’s a 90-minute bay cruise journey that sails under the Golden Gate Bridge and then circles Alcatraz allowing you to 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 tour, “fully-loaded” with sound effects and intriguing stories about Capone, Billy Cook the Killer, Clyde Johnson’s 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.
Note: Hours effective 1/1/2017 - 4/30/2017
Monday-Thursday, 11:30 am;
Friday-Saturday, 11:30 am, 3:45 pm
Schedule subject to change, please check online for hours of operation.
This cruise does not land on Alcatraz Island.
Available in nine languages: English, Spanish, Mandarin, Italian, French, Japanese, Korean, German, and Taiwanese.
Participants use their own smartphone, iPad or any Wi-Fi enabled device to listen, with or without earbuds.