Get the full San Francisco experience with admission to Alcatraz and a 3.5-hour guided tour in a luxury motor coach vehicle around the city.
On the guided tour you’ll see all the iconic sights and popular spots while your professional guide provides context with historical facts and trivia about San Francisco. Your tour will stop at some of the most exciting places to give you an opportunity to explore and take pictures.
After the 3.5 hour guided tour you’ll head to Pier 33 at Fisherman’s Wharf, where you’ll hop on a short ferry ride over to the former maximum security penitentiary, Alcatraz. On the island you can watch a short slide show and take the 1-hour walking tour of the infamous cellblock and hear about the legendary criminals who served time there, including “Birdman” Robert Stroud or Al “Scarface” Capone.
Sights you’ll see:
Present your Pass at Tower Tours office, located outside the Hotel Zephyr on the corner of Beach and Mason Streets.
In the busy summer months, reservations are suggested up to 3 weeks in advance. It is advisable to wear comfortable walking shoes and a jacket for the Alcatraz trip. Alcatraz Cruises provides the Alcatraz ferry service to and from the island
Multi-Language Voice Experience
Tower Tours guests will be able to experience a voice narration of the many world-famous sites within San Francisco and the surrounding areas in their native language. Using VUTAGS, a trademarked “VoiceTours” technology, guests can scan a QR code using their I-Phone camera or Android QR reader to listen in on a brief description in 8 languages:English, 中文 (Mandarin Chinese), Español (Spanish), 한국어 (Korean), Français (French), 日本語 (Japanese), Deutsche (German), Italiano (Italian)