Alcatraz Tours

Alcatraz & Bike Tour Packages

Pair any of the following tours with an Alcatraz package for an inescapable experience.

This two-day bike tour and Alcatraz visit includes:

  • Official tour of Alcatraz island with ferry to and from the island.
  • Audio Guided 2.5 hour tour with headset
  • Afternoon Alcatraz Departure time
  • Guided Bike Tour (Please note. This is a two-day package, we will automatically book your bike tour for the day before your Alcatraz package.)
  • Bonus 24-hour bike rental proceeding your tour!

About your Alcatraz Trip:

Enjoy a truly inescapable experience with Alcatraz Cruises. See the prison that notorious mobsters and criminals alike, from Al Capone, to “Birdman” Robert Stroud, once called home. Hear all the infamous stories on this the 2.5-hour award winning Cell House audio tour. Tour includes a roundtrip ferry ride from San Francisco Bay to and from the island; Access Inside Alcatraz Prison; Orientation video; audio headset self-guided tour available in multiple languages including in Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish.


Alcatraz & the Golden Gate Bridge to Sausalito Tour

Departure Time: 10am (Year-Round); 11:30am (July & August); 1pm (March-October) • Departure Location: 2661 Taylor Street • Tour Length: 9 Miles, 3 hours• Price: Ranges from $99-$149

The up to 3hr tour begins in Fisherman’s Wharf. After a proper bike fitting where guests are outfitted with a current year model bike with front handlebar bag, rear gear rack, and takeaway map. Daily Guided tour guests depart & follow the guide along the San Francisco waterfront past Aquatic Park, Fort Mason, the Marina, and the Presidio, through Crissy Field and to Fort Point. Riders cross the Golden Gate Bridge on a wide bike path, then through Vista Point to Old Fort Baker. The tour finalizes in Sausalito where riders can enjoy the shops, the many art galleries, and the delicious food. Guests may return right after the tour completes with the included ferry ticket, or choose to keep the bike until closing hours, enjoying a BONUS BIKE RIDE… Arrive at the bike tour departs


Alcatraz & Streets of San Francisco Tour

Departure Time: 11am March-October • Departure Location: 2661 Taylor Street • Tour Length: 15 miles, 4 hours • Price: Ranges from $139-$179

Ride Beyond the hills! From the comfort of an energy-saving Electric bike, enjoy all our great city has to offer on a full-city, 15-mile tour of San Francisco! This all- electric bike tour lets you see the city of San Francisco through the eyes of a local, without breaking a sweat. The tour ventures to North Beach, SF’s little Italy, down the waterfront to the Ferry Building. See the ballpark, and the Design district of San Francisco. A quick stop at the Food truck park provides a nice break riding out to La Mission. Here riders learn about the Hispanic history of the Mission, explore the murals of Clarion Alley, and see the cultured vintage shops on Valencia Street. This tour continues to the historically gay Castro District, where the shops embody the culture of our socially relevant movement: at the historic Harvey Milk Plaza you might get a picture with one of the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence! This tour continues past the Wiggle and the layered neighborhoods bearing Victorian Architecture, then out to the Summer of Love’s Haight & Ashbury district (If you listen closely you might still hear Janice or Jerry in the wind…) Another stop on Haight Street provides refreshment before continuing down the Golden Gate Park Panhandle to Alamo Square. At the Civic Center, riders will see iconic landmarks like City Hall, the Opera-House, and the San Francisco Ballet. The tour concludes with a ride down Polk Street, whose neighborhood evolution from gay pioneers, to call girls and gigolos, to food-forward, to all of the above best encapsulates the changes of this iconic city. The tour concludes in the historic Fisherman’s Wharf district, one of the only real Fisherman’s Wharfs left in the country. Riders are free to keep the bike until closing, or disembark and find a local pub to enjoy the afternoon in the city of Love!


Alcatraz & California Sunset Tour

Departure Time: 4pm March-October; 3pm November-February • Departure Location: 2661 Taylor Street • Tour length: 12 miles, 3 hours • Price: Ranges from $99-$149

Awesome Nature. Experience the beauty of the bay and mountains as the city glows at dusk (bring a camera!). You will cycle exclusively on the Ocean side of the Golden Gate Bridge-open after 3pm only for cyclists! The ride back is the “road less traveled” through the historic Presidio National Park.


Alcatraz & the Golden Gate Park Tour

Departure Time: 11am (Year-Round) • Departure Location: 1669 Haight Street • Tour Length: 6 miles, 2 hours • Price: Ranges from $99-$149

Inside the 1000+ acre park, the opportunities are endless. Riders will see the Conservatory of Flowers, Arboretum/ Botanical Gardens, Shakespeare Garden and Japanese Tea Gardens. Circling around Stow Lake, viewing Strawberry Hill, we learn some very interesting haunted ghost history! Later out on the beach, we point out oceanfront bike path and sweeping sand dunes that shore up the city. Heading back, we pass the Bison paddock, Spreckels Lake and more. At the tours end, riders can visit our closest neighbors, California Academy of Sciences and the DeYoung – two world class museums. Please Note: This Guided Tour departs from our Golden Gate Park location at 1669 Haight Street.

Parkwide has a fleet of well-maintained, reliable rentals available for hourly or daily biking in San Francisco. Book a bike or surrey today and enjoy an unforgettable adventure in the city and its parks!

 

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