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Escape from the Rock Boat Tour - Best Alcatraz Alternative!

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WHY YOU SHOULD GO

One of the most iconic landmarks of San Francisco remains to be Alcatraz, the prison island in the bay. The Escape from the Rock Boat tour is your best alternative when Alcatraz tours sell out. After you sail under the Golden Gate Bridge, you’ll circle Alcatraz Island and see every angle of this mysterious island. With sound effects and stories about famous inmates you’ll have a clear picture of what life in this maximum-security prison was like

Escape from the Rock Boat Tour Highlights

  • Hear the tales of the infamous Alcatraz Prison from the water
  • Enjoy city sights on a ferry around Alcatraz Island
  • Circle under the Golden Gate Bridge

Escape from the Rock Boat Tour Inclusions

  • Narrated tour about Alcatraz.
  • Ferry journey around Alcatraz Island.
  • Souvenir binoculars for children.

Tour Exclusions

  • Optional Gratuities.
  • Access to Alcatraz Island.

Please Note

  • Please note this tour does NOT land on Alcatraz Island or include the prison interior
  • Please bring your printed voucher to our Gray Line Ticket Office located at 2800 Leavenworth St., San Francisco, CA 94133 for redemption. You can also redeem at our office at 478 Post St (near Union Square).
  • Vouchers for your Bay Cruise Adventure are valid for any of the departure times on the day of the booking.
  • Please refer to https://www.blueandgoldfleet.com/ferry/alcatraz-escape-from-the-rock/ for the seasonal schedule.

Restrictions

  • Please note this tour does NOT land on Alcatraz Island or include the prison interior.

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One of the most iconic landmarks of San Francisco remains to be Alcatraz, the prison island in the bay. The Escape from the Rock Boat tour is your best alternative when Alcatraz tours sell out. Your voucher allows you to choose the departure time that best fits your schedule. Leaving from Pier 39 you will sail past the sea lions into the bay. After you sail under the Golden Gate Bridge, you’ll circle Alcatraz Island and see every angle of this mysterious island. With sound effects and stories about famous inmates like Al Capone, Billy Cook the Killer, and Clyde Johnson’s famous escape attempt, you’ll have a clear picture of what life in this maximum-security prison was like. You will understand why Alcatraz was the most feared institution in the American penal system. Hear chilling tales of escape attempts and unscripted accounts of life on the rock. As a special bonus, every child ticket purchased (ages 5-11) will receive one complimentary pair of 5x magnification Blue & Gold Fleet souvenir binoculars to make this extraordinary tour even more memorable.

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