Alcatraz Plus 2-Day Hop-On Hop-Off City Tour in San Francisco, CA

Skyline Sightseeing2724 Taylor StreetSan Francisco , CA 94133
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Make the most of your time in San Francisco with this 2-day Hop-On, Hop-Off tour including time at Alcatraz Island. Discover the world’s most infamous prison through an audio tour. And, explore the Bay Area with 48 hours access to the city’s hop-on, hop-off bus tour! For even more fun, visit Madame Tussauds wax museum and take a biking tour around the city.

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Good To Know

from Ashley, one of our San Francisco Travel Experts
  • Includes an audio tour of Alcatraz Island.
  • Redeem your tour voucher with Skyline Sightseeing.
  • Explore the city at your leisure on the hop-on, hop-off bus tour.
  • Does not include tour gratuity.


from Alcatraz Plus 2 Day Hop On Hop Off
This popular package includes a full tour of Alcatraz Island with cellblock audio tour, as well as 2 days of Open-Top Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Tours, including the Official City Tour.

• Official City Tour (red route)
• San Francisco Night Tour (blue route)
• Alcatraz Island Tour ticket
• Ferry to/from Alcatraz Island (with set departure time)
• Award-winning self-guided Alcatraz audio tour (available in various languages)
• Orientation video presented by the Discovery Channel (on Alcatraz Island)
• 48-hour unlimited Hop-on Hop-off usage for the bus tours
• Official City Tour (Hop-on Hop-off)
• San Francisco Night Tour (not Hop-on Hop-off)

• Gratuity, Food, and Souvenirs

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Frequently Asked Questions about Alcatraz Plus 2 Day Hop On Hop Off

Where do I redeem my tour voucher?

You can redeem your voucher at Pier 41 (at the corner of Jefferson Str. & Powell St.) San Francisco, CA 94133.

Do I have to do the tours in a specific order?
No. Hop On Hop Off at any of the stops along the route for convenience. The bus tour is provided on a first come first serve basis. Bus tours can start before or after your Alcatraz date.

How do I reserve the Alcatraz tour?
The tour date you select is the date your Alcatraz reservation will be.

Can this package be canceled?
No. Once purchased, this tour package cannot be canceled.

How does the Hop-On, Hop-Off bus tour work?
There are over 24 stops where you can hop off the bus and explore the area or visit an attraction. You can again hop back on the bus whenever you are ready to continue the tour. The buses run approximately every 20-30 mins from 9:00 am-5:00 pm.

How long does the Alcatraz Tour take?
You can stay on Alcatraz Island as long as you like, but allow at least 3 hours for cruising to the Island, taking the Cellhouse audio tour, exploring the rest of the Island and its historic exhibits, and returning via ferry to Pier 33 Alcatraz Landing. You should line up about 30 min prior to your departure time.

What are the operating hours for the buses?
The buses depart from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm daily.

How frequently do the hop-on-hop-off buses run?
The buses operate every 15-30 minutes (depending on season and traffic).

What are the operating hours for the office for the bus tours?

Our office is open from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

What should I wear?
We recommend you to dress in layers as it might get quite windy on board the open-top bus and on the ferry to Alcatraz Island.