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Muir Woods Expedition℠ & Sausalito with Alcatraz Tour

Muir Woods Expedition℠ & Sausalito with Alcatraz Tour
Muir Woods Expedition℠ & Sausalito with Alcatraz Tour

Muir Woods Expedition℠ & Sausalito with Alcatraz Tour Highlights

  • Spend approximately 2 hours in Muir Woods
  • See the seaside town of Sausalito
  • Alcatraz Tour
  • Available daily
  • Drive over Golden Gate Bridge
  • Tour Operator: Extranomical or 3rd Party
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Muir Woods Expedition℠ & Sausalito with Alcatraz Tour Price List

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Tour Prices* Adults (12+) Children (< 11)
Regular Price: $107 $81
Internet Special: $103 $75
SAVE BY BOOKING ONLINE $4 $6

*Muir Woods Expedition & Alcatraz Tour from San Francisco prices do not include the 
Muir Woods National Park entrance fee of $7.

Muir Woods Expedition℠ & Sausalito with Alcatraz Tour Description

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Morning: Muir Woods and Sausalito
Our Muir Woods tours from San Francisco spends approximately 2 hours in Muir Woods giving you ample time to enjoy the beauty of the Sequoia Redwood trees. After the Muir Woods tour, we head to the beautiful San Francisco Bay town of Sausalito here guests who purchase a ferry ticket will depart from the tour and make their way back to San Francisco on their own.  Our Muir Woods and Sausalito tours will then head back to San Francisco, crossing the Golden Gate Bridge.

Afternoon: Alcatraz
At Pier 33, you will board a ferry and ride across the bay to Alcatraz Island. Your Alcatraz Tour begins after a short walk up a hill and into the prison, where you will receive a headset for an audio presentation which includes 45 minutes of recordings of actual guards and inmates who lived and worked on the Island, this audio presentation is also known as "Doing Time: The Alcatraz Cell house Tour". At the end of the tour, explore Alcatraz Island to your heart's content, just don’t miss the ferry back for your Muir Woods and Sausalito tour!

Muir Woods Expedition℠ & Sausalito with Alcatraz Tour Itinerary

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Muir Woods and Sausalito with Alcatraz Tour - Times Approximate

Morning - Muir Woods and Sausalito

7:30 - 8:00 AM
Start your morning with a pick-up for your Muir Woods & Sausalito tour at your San Francisco hotel in downtown or Fisherman's Wharf area.
8:00AM - 12.30 PM
Drive over the Golden Gate Bridge and through the Marin Headlands to Muir Woods National Monument.  Explore Muir Woods as you gaze up to some of the tallest living things on Earth!  After you have had time to explore, head to Sausalito to see the beautiful seaside town.  Here guests who choose to take the ferry can depart from the tour and make their own way back to San Francisco.
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Those who stay with the tour will cross the Golden Gate Bridge on their way back to San Francisco for their hotel drop offs.

 

Afternoon - Alcatraz

2:20PM 
2:50PM 
3.20PM*

Pier 33 - The Embarcadero Street.

The ferry ride from San Francisco to the island takes approximately 10-15 minutes. Once you arrive on the island, a brief presentation of the island's history and guide to touring the prison is given. An audio tour is provided on entrance of the cell house that gives a recorded commentary from former inmates, prison guards and prison wardens. It takes roughly between 2 and 2 1/2 hours to do the full tour and just enough time to grab a souvenir. The ferry leaves roughly every thirty minutes. Learn interesting facts about the island, such as that Alcatraz was not only used as a prison but also as a harbor defense fort during the civil war and before then, was America's first lighthouse on the West Coast. Experience the beauty, history and infamy of Alcatraz Island on the San Francisco Bay.

* Tour departure times are subject to availability.