"Alcatraz" Alcatraz Tip by amandajayne81

Alcatraz, San Francisco: 292 reviews and 488 photos

  Close enough to swim to?
by amandajayne81

We took lots of pictures of Alcatraz as we only saw the tips of the Golden Gate Bridge during our stay (due to the fog) but we didn't actually visit it. There were many tour companies offering tours to and around the island from the Fisherman's Wharf area. I don't regret not doing a tour but my friends did when they were there and loved it.

Address: In the middle of San Francisco Bay
Directions: Alcatraz is reached by ferries of the Blue and Gold fleet from Pier 41
Phone: Blue & Gold (415) 705-5555
Website: http://www.nps.gov/alcatraz

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Oct 25, 2009
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