Take a 90-minute cruise that sails underneath the Golden Gate Bridge and circles Alcatraz Island in San Francisco Bay, while listening to accounts of the chilling escape attempts and the notorious criminals that called Alcatraz prison home.
About this activity
- Free cancellation
- Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
- COVID-19 precautions
- Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
- Mobile ticketing
- Use your phone or print your voucher
- Duration 1.5 hours
- Check availability to see starting times.
- Skip the ticket line
- Instant confirmation
What customers loved
"I did enjoy all the history that was told"
"Perfect to see the Golden Gate Bridge from a different view."
"I really liked how close it circled Alcatraz."
- Cruise around the notorious Alcatraz Island
- Sail under the Golden Gate Bridge for great photo opportunities
- Hear the stories of the criminals housed at Alcatraz prison and their daring escape attempts
- Skip the box office line and go straight to the gate with your ticket
- This boat cruise is a 90-minute narrated tour of San Francisco Bay and around Alcatraz Island — it does not stop on the island
- Straight to the gate' access
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off
- Food and drink (available for purchase)
Customers must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed
- All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
- Customers must keep distance in vehicles
- The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
- Customers are required to bring and wear masks
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Prepare for the activity
Board at the "Escape from The Rock Bay Cruise" boarding gate located on Pier 39, San Francisco.Open in Google Maps ⟶
What to bring
- Face mask or protective covering
Know before you go
- This boat cruise is a 90-minute narrated tour of San Francisco Bay and around Alcatraz Island (it does not stop on the island)
- Cruises may not operate during inclement weather. Check with ticket booths on the day of sailing for schedule
- Your mobile voucher allows you to skip the box office line and go straight to the gate