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Alcatraz and Walking Craft Beer Combo Tour

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Highlights
  • Snap postcard-worthy photos of San Francisco and Golden Gate Bridge
  • Dig into the stories of San Francisco’s most notorious prison, Alcatraz
  • Sample tasty beers in a small group of like-minded beer and history lovers
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Alcatraz and Walking Craft Beer Combo Tour
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9:00 am
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Alcatraz Tour: 9am get tickets @Pier 33, 9:30am ferry departs. Beer Tour: Mon-Fri 2pm, 3 bars in Fishermans Wharf & N Beach. Saturday 2pm, 3 breweries in SoMa. Sunday 2pm, 3 breweries in Haight
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8:40 am
Alcatraz Tour: 8:40am get tickets @Pier 33, 9:10am ferry departs. Beer Tour: Mon-Fri 2pm, 3 bars in Fishermans Wharf & N. Beach. Saturday 2pm, 3 breweries in SoMa. Sunday 2pm, 3 breweries in Haight
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8:15 am
Alcatraz Tour: 8:15 get tickets @Pier 33; 8:45 ferry departs. Beer Tour: Mon-Fri 2pm, 3 bars in Fishermans Wharf & N Beach. Saturday 2pm, 3 breweries in SoMa. Sunday 2pm, 3 breweries in Haight
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Overview
See the San Francisco Bay’s island museum—the once notorious federal prison, Alcatraz—before sampling some of the city’s finest craft beers. This all-day tour will put you in good company, with just 12 participants and an expert beer nerd to help you select potential offerings. Ferry transportation, admission to Alcatraz, beer and snacks are included.
What to Expect
Board your ferry at Pier 33 and enjoy postcard-worthy views of San Francisco and Golden Gate Bridge during your brief voyage across the bay. Walk from the dock up the steep hill to the building’s entrance and grab a pair of headphones to learn about the infamous inmates once housed at “The Rock,” including Al Capone, Robert Stroud and the three inmates whose escape was immortalized in pop lore.

After catching your return ferry, prepare for some excellent beer and a guided stroll through neighborhoods that could include North Beach, SoMa and the Lower Haight. Where you imbibe will depend on the day of your tour, but options include Thirsty Bear, an organic brewery serving Spanish cuisine, Beer 39, a beer bar with a wide-ranging menu, or Barrel Head, a brewery with an eclectic beer list and a menu that includes sandwiches, burgers and salads.
Reviews (51)
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Reviewed 31 October 2018
Excellent day

My friend and I really enjoyed visiting Alcatraz and walking through the historic Haight area of San Francisco afterwards. Our tour guide was friendly and knowledgeable, and we had a great time with our group!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank oliviawall1
Reviewed 4 September 2018
Amazing way to experience San Francisco

Alcatraz was amazing - would reccomend going earlier in the day or the night tour. However the best way to spend the afternoon was the beer tour!!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Chantal J
Reviewed 24 August 2018
A great day!

Walking beer tour was so great, we learned a ton about the city and its history AND got to try 10 different beers from California breweries! Our guide Mike was awesome, super knowledgeable about beer and San Francisco. Highly recommend this tour!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AWood00
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile
Phenomenal time

Alcatraz was amazing, full of history. Lina completely rocked the beer tour. Our group was great and everyone had a great time

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 6 August 2018
Best day out / Great for wheelchair users

Great day all round with absolutely fascinating Alcatraz tour followed by fun afternoon with Mike. Tour suits a wheelchair user as all bars/pubs were accessible & Mike was a great guide - really informative tour through Fishermans Wharf, Little Italy & ending in North Beach....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kim R
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U1987KYkevinh
22 August 2018|
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Response from Alan B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Kevin, not sure about if it can be done the day before / after, contact Adam - beer tour organiser - whatever you choose well worth attending.
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Gail W
9 July 2018|
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Response from beachgirl8401 | Reviewed this property |
there is a hill to get to facility but if you need assistance going up they have a tram to assist people. once there easy walking.
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kami4443
3 June 2018|
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Response from Alan B | Reviewed this property |
We met up at 2pm for the beer tasting having been on the first crossing to Alcatraz, enough time for both.
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