Recommended Tours and Activities
Our favorite way to experience San Francisco Bay-- Includes a Tour of Alcatraz Prison! An Awesome Catamaran cruise, with a trip to Alcatraz Prison. See Alcatraz by sea and by land with the Sail and Jail Alcatraz Island Tour Package. This package includes an exhilarating catamaran cruise on San Francisco Bay along with a separate tour of world-famous Alcatraz, once home to America’s most notorious criminals! Spending timer on a catamaran on San Francisco Bay is hard to beat. Please Note: The Catamaran Cruise does not stop at Alcatraz Island. Departure time shown is for the Catamaran Cruise; you will receive a separate ticket for the Alcatraz tour ferry.
From: $89.99 USD
Get tickets to Alcatraz Island and cruise on the San Francisco Bay. Tour Alcatraz, the infamous and notorious former federal prison, which is home to the likes of Al Capone, George "Machine Gun" Kelley, and Robert "The Birdman" Stroud.
From: $44.95 USD
Take a sightseeing excursion through San Francisco and enjoy a tour of Alcatraz Island. This is the most popular tourist attraction in San Francisco, and the trip combines a 3.5 hour San Francisco city tour with a tour of "The Rock."
From: $106.20 USD
BEST OPTION WHEN ALCATRAZ TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT - This tour goes inside Alcatraz! The Alcatraz & Angel Island Combination Tour showcases two of San Francisco Bay's most famous and historically rich islands. Take this tour and you will not only see two amazing sites, but you will travel on the first hybrid ferry in the United States. This vessel is a working demonstration of alternative energy in operation, utilizing wind, solar, electricity and diesel.
From: $81.50 USD
Experience the adventure of a 90-minute sail on the beautiful San Francisco Bay. Narration is available on handheld listening devices at no additional cost - available in English, German, French, Mandarin, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, and Korean.
From: $44.00 USD
Great option when Muir Woods is unavilable! See the Giant California Redwoods at Henry Cowell State Park and get outstanding views of the California coast along Highway 1. You also have the option to extend the tour to include a train excursion through the Redwoods with lunch included.
From: $61.00 USD
You'll marvel at the size of the giant redwoods at John Muir Woods. You'll enjoy beautiful vistas en route. And you'll enjoy the views of San Francisco from the water on a one-hour San Francisco Bay Cruise.
From: $82.95 USD
Explore the beauty of San Francisco. This small group tour travels in a comfortable luxury bus. You'll learn about the city's history, discover its charming neighborhoods and enjoy the stunning sights and views. The knowledgeable and experienced guides provide a fun and comprehensive look into the culture and history of the City by the Bay.
From: $58.95 USD
Don't miss this exciting 5-hour Whale Watching Tour to the Farallon Islands! On this cruise, you will have an adventure you won't soon forget. Experience all that whale watching from San Francisco has to offer. The marine life sightings are incredible. Whale sightings are the number one goal. Fortunately, even if you don't see whales, you will be satisfied with what the day on the Bay gives you!
Please Note: Rates for this tour vary by day of the week. When you choose your specific date on the availability calendar, the rates for that date will be displayed.
From: $88.95 USD
Bring your Dad and celebrate Father’s Day on this Premier Beer Brunch Cruise! Treat him to an enticing buffet, live entertainment and free-flowing beer or champagne, plus a keepsake pint glass and photo - not to mention the breathtaking San Francisco Bay views.
From: $161.94 USD
Celebrate Dad on this Father’s Day Beer Brunch Cruise! Treat him to an enticing buffet and free-flowing beer or champagne, plus a keepsake glass and photo - not to mention the breathtaking San Francisco Bay views.
From: $116.97 USD
The Monterey and Carmel area in California has one of the most breathtaking coastlines in the world. Our route south on Highway 1 through the beach town of Santa Cruz features one spectacular view after another. Scheduled stops on the tour include Steinbeck's Cannery Row in Monterey, the gallery and restaurant district of Carmel-by-the-Sea, and various vistas along the 17-Mile Drive including Pebble Beach Golf Course and the Lone Cypress. Includes tickets to the Monterey Bay Aquarium.
From: $120.95 USD
See for yourself why Yosemite is often referred as America's "Crown Jewel" of the National Park system. Only a few hours drive from San Francisco, let the sheer magnificence of Yosemite take your breath away. Once inside the park, soak in Yosemite's majestic beauty on a 90 minute guided tour where you'll see highlights such as El Capitan, Bridalveil Fall and Half Dome.
From: $168.00 USD
See Muir Woods and the Sonoma Wine Country in one great tour. Pass through the beautiful Marin Headlands on your way to Muir Woods National Monument where you will walk among some of the tallest trees in the world! In the afternoon, relax in the Sonoma Valley Wine Country area, where you will enjoy local wine and beer tastings (included) at a variety of fine California wineries.
From: $128.00 USD
The Golden Gate Bridge Guided Bike Tour is a journey from Fisherman’s Wharf to Sausalito. Along the way, you'll see sea lions, dolphins, military forts and much more.
From: $84.00 USD
A premium tour for that special occasion. You will board the seaplane and head out to the coast. As you sip your champagne and watch the sun head toward the horizon, this romantic flight cruises down the coast and over the Golden Gate Bridge and over San Francisco.
From: $261.95 USD
On the California Sunset Guided Bike Tour from San Francisco, you'll experience the beauty of the bay and mountains as the city glows at dusk. You'll cross on the Ocean side of the Golden Gate Bridge, open for cyclists exclusively after 3:00 pm! The ride back is along the “road less traveled” through the historic Presidio National Park.
From: $84.00 USD
Explore the endless possibilities of the 1000+ acre Golden Gate Park on this guided San Francisco bike tour. Your friendly guide will lead you by the Conservatory of Flowers, Arboretum, Botanical Gardens, Shakespeare Garden and Japanese Tea Gardens. At the tour's end, you can visit California Academy of Sciences and the DeYoung – two world class museums.
From: $74.00 USD
Meet an exotic century old vampire who will take you on a walking tour to explore the mystery of vampires. This small group tour lurks beneath the dark side of Nob Hill. You will learn the supernatural secrets of vampires in San Francisco.
From: $499.95 USD
See almost all the major sights in San Francisco - from Fisherman's Wharf and the Golden Gate Bridge to the Pacific Ocean to Twin Peaks to Chinatown...and much more - plus visit Muir Woods National Monument. Let knowledgeable tour guides inform and entertain you while you relax and enjoy this exciting combination of a tour of the city and the chance to see giant redwood trees. The tours provide great photo opportunities and you'll enjoy complimentary hotel pick-up & drop-off for hotels within the city of San Francisco and designated San Francisco Airport area hotels.
From: $106.95 USD
Take the Napa & Sonoma Full Day Wine Country Tour from San Francisco and enjoy an unforgettable day in the heart of California's famous Wine Country. This small group tour offers a personalized and enjoyable wine experience. This tour travels in a comfortable luxury mini-bus to visit three highly regarded wineries, and wine tasting fees are included.
From: $128.95 USD
Enjoy a sightseeing bus tour to Monterey and Carmel and a cruise of San Francisco Bay. The Monterey/Carmel area in California has one of the most breathtaking coastlines in the world. The tour route south on Highway 1 through the beach town of Santa Cruz features one spectacular view after another. Plus you'll enjoy the spectacular sights in San Francisco Bay during your 1 hour Bay Cruise.
From: $107.95 USD
Experience this 90-minute Escape from the Rock Cruise - a journey through San Francisco Bay that sails under the Golden Gate Bridge and then circles Alcatraz - allowing you to see every angle of this mysterious island!
From: $35.00 USD
Bike where you like with this Fisherman's Wharf Self-Guided Bike Tour in San Francisco! First, you'll be professionally fitted with a current-year model bike with front handlebar bag, rear gear rack, and map. If you'd like help planning your route, just tell the friendly staff how many miles you'd like to ride and they'll help you choose the best course.
From: $43.00 USD
Gear up for a guided bike tour along the San Francisco Bay to and across the world-famous Golden Gate Bridge - 1.7 miles of biking bliss and easy pedaling - and then downhill into beautiful Sausalito. There will be numerous photo opportunities along the way. Once in Sausalito, you have the option of returning with your guide on a ferry to Fisherman's Wharf, or continuing on your own (at no additional cost) to see other sights in southern Marin County before returning by either ferry or bicycle to Fisherman's Wharf.
From: $54.00 USD
Electric Bike Rentals in San Francisco are the perfect option for those looking for an alternative, efficient and eco-friendly mode of transportation. Rates include rental for 24 hours, with the option to purchase additional days. A security deposit is required at check-in.
From: $57.00 USD
Aboard the dinner-dance cruise you'll enjoy delicious food, live entertainment, and breathtaking bay views. 3-hour cruise. The perfect way to celebrate birthdays, anniversaries, or any special evening for parties of 2 to 20 guests.
From: $136.66 USD
Dazzling waves and soft breezes set the mood for this Champagne Weekend Brunch Cruise in San Francisco, a good-morning getaway featuring free-flowing bubbly. This enticing San Francisco brunch includes a buffet stocked with classic breakfast dishes, lunch entries and yummy desserts. With live music and views of the San Francisco Bay’s renowned sights, it's the perfect way to unwind after a hectic week.
From: $98.23 USD
Come aboard the Supper Club Cruise from San Francisco to enjoy a sophisticated fun evening on the San Francisco Bay. Various small plate food stations and tasty desserts make the Supper Club Cruise perfect for Birthday Parties or a night of dancing on the water. Enjoy local DJs spinning up-tempo lounge and Top-40 hits, or step outside to take in the breathtaking views of San Francisco.
From: $113.94 USD
The Cure for the Common Tour! Fold up your map, put away the guidebook, and see San Francisco in a completely unique way. Zip all over town in a GoCar, and let this little yellow car take you on a GPS-guided tour of the city.