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Alcatraz Tour plus Muir Woods and Sausalito Day Trip

From US$114.00
Highlights
  • Combined Alcatraz audio-walking tour and excursion to Muir Woods and Sausalito
  • Listen to an audio-guided walking tour of the Alcatraz 'Cell Block'
  • Explore the giant redwood sequoia trees at Muir Woods
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Alcatraz Tour plus Muir Woods and Sausalito Day Trip
From US$114.00
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Muir Woods & Alcatraz
4-hr Muir Woods and Sausalito tour plus ferry and admission to Alcatraz island, including award-winning Alcatraz audio tour. Limited availability and advance booking is recommended
US$114.00
Overview
Experience some of the Bay Area’s top attractions on this Alcatraz and Muir Woods tour that also includes a stop in Sausalito. At Muir Woods National Monument, stare in wonder at the coastal redwoods, some of the tallest trees on Earth. Soak up the charm of seaside Sausalito, and experience Alcatraz in one of two ways—admission to the prison, which includes the ferry ride to Alcatraz Island and the audio tour.
What to Expect
This tour is likely to sell out! The Alcatraz daily ticket allotment regularly fills up weeks in advance, so book early to avoid disappointment.
 
Alcatraz admission:
You’ll board the ferry to Alcatraz at Pier 33 on the Embarcadero in San Francisco. Enjoy the scenic ride across San Francisco Bay to Alcatraz Island, and disembark to start your independent tour of this island prison. Put on your provided headset to listen to the award-winning audio tour, “Doing Time,” and learn about notorious criminals like Al Capone who were incarcerated here. Hear about escape attempts from 'The Rock,' and listen to commentary from former inmates and staff.

Muir Woods and Sausalito:
Cross the Golden Gate Bridge and travel north to Muir Woods National Monument for your exploration of the giant coastal redwood trees. This old-growth forest is home to some of the planet’s oldest and tallest trees, which you can admire in all their glory as you walk along shady paths.

Then head to Sausalito, a picturesque small town just north of the Golden Gate Bridge that sits between the Marin Headlands and San Francisco Bay. You have leisure time here to walk along the waterfront, maybe purchase a snack (own expense) or perhaps shop in the galleries and boutiques.
Reviews (1,125)
1 - 5 of 27 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Booker beware! They overbook and move your trip without a phone call

Total disappointment and lack of customer service...check your email often or get left behind. I was looking forward to the Alcatraz/Muir Wood/Sausalito combo tour, but am got left without Alcatraz tickets and a cancelled Muir Woods tour. Now, I don’t trust them and want others...More

1  Thank Cathi_iahC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Loved the Trees!

The redwoods were absolutely amazing! We had a great time visiting Alcatraz and was able to meet a former inmate of the prison who chatted with my girlfriend for a while and signed a book for her. Keep in mind that if you go around...More

Thank Joel D
GrayLineSF, Sales and Marketing Coordinator at Gray Line San Francisco, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Joel, It was a pleasure having you as our guest on the Muir Woods and Sausalito Tour. Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and experiences on TripAdvisor. Your comments are valuable for future guests to use as reference before their...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Gray Line of San Francisco

It may have just been luck but we had a great tour bus operator. Antonio was full of knowledge about every part of our trip and good advice for visitors like us for great areas of San Francisco and areas to avoid. We are very...More

1  Thank Nomad816185
GrayLineSF, Sales and Marketing Coordinator at Gray Line San Francisco, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, It was a pleasure having you as our guest on the Muir Woods and Sausalito Tour. We appreciate the positive feedback and interaction with driver-guide: Antonio. Thank you for taking the time to provide your experience on TripAdvisor. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile
Randy #bestdriverever!

We joined the Muir Woods and Sausalito tour after visiting Alcatraz. To be honest after a horrible San Fransisco Night tour the night before with the same company we almost decided not to join this tour. But we are so glad that we joined this...More

1  Thank Bianca H
GrayLineSF, Sales and Marketing Coordinator at Gray Line San Francisco, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Hi Bianca, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We apologize if you did not enjoy riding our Night Tour. We are happy to read you have decided to join us on the Muir Woods and Sausalito day-trip and enjoyed the experience....More

Reviewed 31 August 2018
Wow!

Who doesn't want to go to Alcatraz? This tour was awesome, and combined two great excursions in San Francisco. The Alzcatraz portion was really fun, and being from the East coast, we expected way more of a hassle traveling on the ferry and through the...More

Thank SueNJ2014
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Heidi L
5 October 2018|
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Response from Nomad816185 | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it but don't know for sure. Probably best to call Gray line to confirm.
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lisacmaryland
1 October 2018|
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Response from Fifi L | Reviewed this property |
You must ask the guide as times change constantly.
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tlhead
26 July 2018|
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Response from phillipneely | Reviewed this property |
Yes or you might be able to get it the morning you travel.
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