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  • Location: San Francisco, California
  • Duration:  Flexible
Whiz through San Francisco at your own pace aboard a GPS-guided GoCar and then explore Alcatraz, all in one day. See top San Francisco attractions such as Golden Gate Park, Lombard Street and the Presidio while driving your own private GPS-guided car, preloaded with more than 50 must-see attractions and landmarks. Then, hop on the ferry and take a fascinating audio tour of the prison cells of notorious Alcatraz Island.

Highlights

  • San Francisco and Alcatraz combo tour
  • Drive a private GPS-guided car on a 2-hour tour through the city and sightsee at your own pace
  • Visit 50 top San Francisco attractions including the Golden Gate Bridge and Lombard Street
  • Take an award-winning audio tour of the notorious Alcatraz prison
  • Round-trip ferry ride included

Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour

This combo package includes admission to immensely popular Alcatraz and a two-hour sightseeing session in a nifty little GoCar. This is a smart and quirky option for time-strapped visitors who want to both see San Francisco's top attraction and explore the city on a sightseeing trip of their own.

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What You Can Expect

San Francisco Combo: Alcatraz and GPS-Guided GoCar Tour

Complete Your San Francisco Experience with a Trip to Alcatraz

GPS-Guided GoCar Tour:
Head to Fisherman's Wharf or Union Square at your selected tour time and receive a rider orientation session to get you acquainted with the vehicle. When you're ready to ride, hop into your GPS-guided GoCar for a 2-hour unforgettable journey through the beautiful city of San Francisco!

Drive around the city at your own pace and stop at attractions such as the Golden Gate Bridge, Crissy Field, the Presidio, Ocean Beach, Golden Gate Park, the Palace of Fine Arts and winding Lombard Street. More than 50 top San Francisco locations and landmarks are loaded in the GPS system, giving you the freedom to choose what you want to see, when you want to see it.

Your provided audio directions -- available in several different languages -- are clear and concise, so you’ll always know exactly where to go. If there's a site you'd like to visit that's not preloaded on the GPS system, simply use your provided map to navigate your own way there. You can even put a CD in the stereo and enjoy music along the way!

Alcatraz Audio Walking Tour:
After your exhilarating San Francisco sightseeing tour, hop on the ferry and head out on San Francisco Bay to Alcatraz Island. Known as The Rock, this notorious former prison housed some of the world’s most famous thugs including Al Capone, George ‘Machine Gun’ Kelley and Robert ‘The Birdman’ Stroud.

When you arrive, you can take a free guided tour of the grounds. You'll then receive your audio headset for a fascinating 45-minute self-guided walking tour of the prison. Winding your way in and out of eerie prison cells and down spooky chambers, this award-winning audio tour provides an immersive experience of the prison, complete with sound effects and actual interviews of former guards and inmates.

There is no restriction on the amount of time you can spend on the island, so you can hop back on the ferry whenever you please to return to Fisherman's Wharf (departs every 30 minutes).

Price is per person, based on two passengers per GoCar.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2014

We loved our tour! Thank you.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2014

An excellent way to see the city, and the tour to alcatraz was great too.

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