Alcatraz Night Tour + Blue and Gold Fleet Bay Cruise

Alcatraz Only Sold as Part of a Combination Package
Only One Type Of Tour Package May Be Made Per Purchase

Date and Time for Alcatraz
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If dates sold out or not listed – see Referrals page.
Amount Per Person
Adult (18 - 61)
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Senior (62+)
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Junior (12 - 17)
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Kid (5 - 11)
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All other ages are free

Alcatraz Night Tour + Blue & Gold Fleet Fleet Bay Cruise


Amigos Tours sells the One and Only Alcatraz Island Night Tour ticket as part of a Combination-Tour-Package. 

Alcatraz Tickets Are NOT Sold Separately. 

This is the official tour inside the prison – Sold with other tours. 

See tabs above for details of package components.

Tickets for Alcatraz Island are SET. 

The Blue and Gold Fleet Bay Cruise and the Walking Tour component of your tour package run daily and can be taken before or after Alcatraz on any day. Bay Cruises depart every 30-45 minutes through the day. 

Package Includes:

Alcatraz Night Tour + 1-hr Bay Cruise 

Alcatraz Night Tour Face Value

Adult (18-61) $56.30

Senior (62 + years) $52.25

Junior (12-17) $55.10

Child (5-11) $33.00

Amigos only offers Adult and Child pricing for all tour packages


  • For Alcatraz, all guests over age 18 are required to provide a government-issued photo ID at Pier 33, Alcatraz Landing
  • Upon purchase, you will receive an email Voucher showing your purchase
  • The Voucher will need to be shown on your phone and exchanged with Blue & Gold Fleet
  • For Alcatraz Packages, children’s pricing defaults to the lowest age range (5-11) among the combined products
  • Amigos will send Alcatraz Cruises your name and ticket quantity in advance
  • Your tickets will be waiting at Pier 33 under your name
  • Bring your email Voucher to Pier 33, Alcatraz Landing
  • Plan to arrive at least 30 minutes early (you can arrive up to 120 minutes early, but Pier 33 has few attractions)
  • Please be on time
  • Alcatraz Tour departure times and dates cannot be changed
  • Both Alcatraz and the Bay Cruise can be taken in 1 day, but 2 days may be needed to take all tours; There are no refunds for unused tours
  • The Alcatraz night tour lasts roughly 3 hours
  • Be prepared for changing weather; Alcatraz Island, Alcatraz Cruises ferry, and the Bay Cruise can be chilly – in either sun or fog
  • There are no refunds for any unused tours
  • Tours are free for kids under age 5
  • No Refunds or Exchanges
  • No rescheduling for missed Alcatraz departures
  • See Terms and Conditions page for more policy details
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Amigos Big Bus Chinatown Walking Tour


Chinatown Walking Tour:

$40+ Value. ~ 1-Hour

Included as an Optional Bonus with Alcatraz Packages

Surrounding the original town center and oldest part of the City, Chinatown will appeal to your love of both the old and the new. You’ll see the crowded and bustling open-air meat and produce markets of Stockton Street; visit side alleyways that will take you back in time; and discover lions, dragons, pagoda roofs, and dangling lanterns along the ever-colorful Grant Street.

Wear walking shoes. Be prepared to walk uphill (some inclines, but not San Francisco's craziest). This tour departs from the corner of Union Square, at Geary and Powell Streets. Stop 6 on the Big Bus map.

Tour operates daily:

• November – March at 1:00pm 

• April – October at 11:00am & 1:00pm


Alcatraz Night Tour

Night Tour Alcatraz Cruises Evening Ferry to Alcatraz Island (Round Trip) Includes the Cell House Audio Tour – available in Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish.


Adult (18-61) $56.30, Senior (62 + years) $52.25, Junior (12-17) $55.10, Child (5-11) $33.00, Free for Ages 0-4

Alcatraz City Cruises

Please arrive 30 minutes early at Pier 33, Alcatraz Landing. To pick up tickets, all guests over age 18 are required to provide a government-issued photo ID. 

The boat ride from Pier 33 takes 20-25 minutes to get to Alcatraz. The ferry circles the island, getting you close to spots not seen on the day tour.

This is the infamous prison – where you can go inside cells and experience the cold and stark surroundings firsthand. Alcatraz served as a federal penitentiary from 1933 to 1963, where notorious criminals like Al Capone and Machine Gun Kelly were held. 

Once you dock, a docent will lead you up the hill to the cell house. Stops will be made on the way at Civil War era buildings and other historic sites. This docent tour is unique to the Night Tour.

The award-winning 45-minute cell house audio headset tour will captivate you with escape attempts, riots, bizarre characters, and much more. Displays include prison life, guard controls, solitary confinement, and how three men made their famous “Escape From Alcatraz.” 

The Alcatraz Night Tour is very popular and we are only able to obtain a limited number of tickets. We sell out of this tour quickly. 

  • Limited to just a few hundred visitors per night - far less crowded than the Day Tour
  • Special Park Programs available during the evening Video History Presentation – no charge
  • Audio Tour includes sound effects, interviews with prisoners and guards, and historic details
  • Bookstore with information in many languages
  • Visit the prison recreation yard and/or discover the island’s unique gardens
  • Unlimited photo opportunities and great views looking back at the San Francisco skyline or out to the Golden Gate Bridge
  • Expect cool weather. You will experience the real feel of Alcatraz!
  • Look for other history or contemporary exhibits.

The Blue & Gold Fleet Bay Cruise offers one fabulous view after another.

Bay Cruise Boat with Alcatraz Island in the background
View of San Francisco from the water
Boat in Bay with San Francisco in background
American flag with Golden Gate Bridge in background

You’ll sail past the city skyline, including views of downtown, Fort Mason, the Marina district, Fort Point, and Presidio National Park. You’ll take in the imposing Golden Gate Bridge from below and creep up along the back of Alcatraz Island. Background views of the Marin Headlands, Sausalito, Tiburon, and Angel Island all add to the appeal. 

With the optional audio app to play on your phone, you can learn about this city’s rich cultural history as you cruise past some of the area’s most famous landmarks. 

The audio app is available in English, Spanish, Mandarin, Italian, French, Japanese, Korean, German and Taiwanese.


No Hotel Pickup. 

No reservations needed. 

Multiple departures daily. 

Current schedule here.

Be sure to dress warmly for the outside decks. Depending on the forecast, consider hats, jackets, layers, and even gloves. San Francisco is known to have cool evening weather and being out on the water will only magnify things. But it’s more fun to be soaking up the views and the great atmosphere than it is to worry about being underdressed. 

Upon purchase, you will receive an email voucher showing your purchase. The voucher will need to be presented on your phone at the Blue & Gold Fleet ticket window at Pier 41. 

Tours are free for kids under age 5. 

See Terms and Conditions page for more policy details