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San Francisco city tour

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San Francisco city tour

Hi,could anyone please recommend a city day tour which includes a visit to Alcatraz.Thank you

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1. Re: San Francisco city tour

Have a read through our Top Questions on the right side of the screen (non-mobile version of TA). There is one there that has everything you need to know about Alcatraz.

We usually recommend you book Alcatraz separately from any other tour because everyone buys their tickets from the official seller -- www.alcatrazcruises.com -- and that includes other tour operators who package Alcatraz with another tour. You will generally pay less, and get more, by scheduling Alcatraz separately from any other city tours you may be interested in.

Additionally, I believe the night tour tickets are rarely, if ever, packaged with another tour. So if you're interested in going at night, pretty much your only option is to go direct.

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2. Re: San Francisco city tour

Ditto what WD said.

Definitely book Alcatraz separately at a time that suits you not the city tour operators schedule.

Here is the link to top questions regarding city tours available.


If you have questions as to which city tour will suit you, let us know.

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3. Re: San Francisco city tour

I haven't gone yet, but I booked Dylan's tour for a tour of the city and Muir Woods.

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4. Re: San Francisco city tour

Dylan's gets good reviews.

Aladino that would be a good city tour and then you should book the Alcatraz tour separately at alcatrazcruises.com which is the official site.

If you buy an outside tour which includes Alcatraz they do a markup on the Alcatraz ticket price which you would probably not be aware of.

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