Relax or hike through the home of Coastal Giant Sequoias trees, the largest trees on earth. You will be amazed by the peacefulness and beautiful trees in the Muir Woods. In the afternoon, take the ferry to Alcatraz Island and explore the notorious prison.
What to Expect
Embark on this tour from San Francisco and explore the beautiful Muir Woods and coastal city of Sausalito. This tour also includes an entrance ticket to the notorious prison of Alcatraz.
Gaze up into tha amazing forest's canopy, surrounded by Coastal Redwoods Sequoia trees at Muir Woods. Stroll along the mostly flat valley floor along Redwood Creek, or get an aerobic workout climbing the paths up the valley slopes. Enjoy amazing views as you look out at the tops of some of the tallest trees in the world.
The tour also includes an optional stop at the Golden Gate Bridge or Sausalito. At the end of the tour, guests can take a ferry from Sausalito to San Francisco (optional).
In the afternoon, visit Alcatraz, San Francisco's most popular attraction. Discover the unique history of the prison courtesy of an award-winning audio tour, available in 6 languages. Wander through the abandoned cell blocks on a guided tour and hear about some of the prison's notorious inmates.
After your cell house tour, feel free to explore the island and take in the stunning views of the San Francisco skyline, the Golden Gate Bridge, and San Francisco Bay. Most visits to Alcatraz last 2-2.5 hours and ferries depart the island every 30 minutes.
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off (available from most San Francisco hotels)
- Professional local driver and guide
- Tour narration in English
- Alcatraz ticket
What's Not Included
- Muir woods entrance fee (USD 7 per person)
Know Before You Go
• The Muir Woods tour takes place in the morning and your Alcatraz portion is in the afternoon on the same day
• Please note that for your child's safety, you are required to bring a child safety seat for all children under 8 years of age or 4' 9" in height
• There will be a maximum of 13 passengers on this tour
• The face value of the Alcatraz ticket is USD 33
• You must provide the name of all participants in your group when booking in order to receive Alcatraz tickets. If incomplete information is provided you will not get tickets
• Tickets are non-refundable