Beat the crowds to Alcatraz, and experience San Francisco aboard an authentic cable car with a modern twist. This tour puts you on one of the first ferries to Alcatraz Island to enter this famous attraction, and includes the award-winning audio tour ... More info ›
Beat the crowds to Alcatraz, and experience San Francisco aboard an authentic cable car with a modern twist. This tour puts you on one of the first ferries to Alcatraz Island to enter this famous attraction, and includes the award-winning audio tour. Then on the city sightseeing tour, explore all the sights of San Francisco with stops at the Golden Gate Bridge, Fort Point, and the Palace of Fine Arts from aboard Hornblower's Classic Cable Car. This wheeled vehicle lets you be part of a historic age-old tradition while enjoying the mobility of a modern vehicle, so you can see more of the city.
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Stop At: Alcatraz Island, San Francisco, California
Start your day checking in for your ferry ride over to Alcatraz Island.
Alcatraz Island is located in San Francisco Bay, 1.25 miles offshore of San Francisco. The National Historic Landmark was developed with facilities for a lighthouse, a military fortification, a military prison, and a federal prison from 1934 until 1963.
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Pass By: Pier 39, San Francisco, California
Pass By: Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, California
A neighborhood and popular tourist attraction in San Francisco, California. San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf gets its name and neighborhood characteristics from the city's early days of the mid to later 1800s when Italian immigrant fishermen came to the city by the bay to take advantage of the influx of population due to the gold rush.
Pass By: Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, California
Drive over the bridge in our open-aired vehicle. The Golden Gate Bridge is a suspension bridge spanning the Golden Gate, the one-mile-wide strait connecting San Francisco Bay and the Pacific Ocean.
Pass By: Ghirardelli Square, San Francisco, California
Stop At: Fort Point National Historic Site, San Francisco, California
Walk around with your guide or explore on your own. Fort Point is a masonry seacoast fortification located on the southern side of the Golden Gate at the entrance to San Francisco Bay. It offers one of a kind views of the Golden Gate Bridge.
Duration: 15 minutes
Pass By: Palace of Fine Arts Theatre, San Francisco, California
The iconic Palace of Fine Arts, one of the few surviving structure from the 1915 Panama-Pacific Exposition, is one of the most photographed sites in the City, featured in numerous film and TV productions.
Stop At: Vista Point, Sausalito, Marin County, California
Step off of the vehicle, and be led by one of our great tour guides or take 20 minutes of free time to explore Golden Gate Bridge North Vista. See the entire city of San Francisco and the Golden Gate Bridge in one setting. One of the best ways to view the Golden Gate Bridge.
Duration: 15 minutes