OverviewSail along the San Francisco waterfront, under the majestic Golden Gate Bridge and past Angel Island State Park before circling Alcatraz Island for an in-depth view of the prison. Take in the sights and sounds of the island as you listen to ex-guards and former inmates tell their stories of murder, mayhem and mobsters on our multi-language audio tour. Listen to the tour and see historical photos on your smartphone, tablet or other Wi-Fi-enabled device.
- Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
- Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
- Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience
- Fully narrated tour
- See native wildlife in their natural environment
- Family friendly
Know More about this tourThis 1.5-hour'Escape from the Rock' cruise, departing from Pier 39, takes you under the Golden Gate Bridge and around Alcatraz Island to see every angle of the former federal penitentiary, now part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. En route, enjoysightings of the city skylineand Angel Island.
A multi-language audio tour is available withWiFi-enabled devices, and food and drinks are available to purchase on board.Hear intriguing stories about Alcatraz escape attempts by Al Capone, Billy Cook the Killer, Clyde Johnson, and many others. You'll get a clear picture of what life was like in this maximum-security prison when it was the most feared institution in the American penal system.
Inclusions for San Francisco Escape From The Rock Cruise
- Sightseeing cruise
- Headsets to hear the guide clearly
Exclusions for San Francisco Escape From The Rock Cruise
- Food and drinks (available to purchase)
- Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Wheelchair accessible, only on first deck
- If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
- Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
- Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.