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Everyone knows the name Alcatraz. Experiencing the actual prison, seeing the living quarters, touring the grounds and living the history through the thorough knowledge of the tour guides was an exceptional piece of our vacation.
Unique attraction. Interesting history. Fascinating facts. Easy pace. Quality information. Nice gift shops. This was a very pleasant way to spend our morning. Upon our return, we had a nice lunch at Pier 39. We went early on the 8:45 a.m. tour -- not too...More
I've always been interested in Alcatraz, so when I booked a short break in San Francisco this was a must do for me. The ferry trip out provides amazing views of San Francisco, Alcatraz and the Golden Gate bridge.
Alcatraz lived up to my expectations,...More
This is an amazing experience and well structured tour. The audio was great despite my concerns that it would not be sufficient. The audio walks you through the facility and clearly details the key features and is extremely easy to follow. A must do
Great way to spend a day learning about the history of Alcatraz at your own pace. The audio tour is very well narrated and I find it very interesting to hear different viewpoints from different people who worked, lived and were prisoners at Alcatraz.
My GF and I recently visited Alcatraz Island during our trip to San Francisco as my interest in Alcatraz Island was peeked from the movie "Escape from Alcatraz." Alcatraz Island is only accessible by ferry, which departs from Fisherman's Wharf. Tickets can be purchased online...More
I'll start off by being honest and saying that I really did not think I would care at all if I skipped this attraction or not. I am stoked to say that I had such a blast. The weather was great, which definitely added to...More
Tickets are available thru may 8 right now. If you go to the alcatraz cruises website and try to buy tickets, you can submit a request to be notified once the schedules are released for May 9th and on. Hope this helps!