EXCLUSIVE: Alcatraz Island and Segway Tour Combo Package
Alcatraz Tickets plus VIP Experience Wharf & Hills Segway Tour
Available May through August
What Is Included
VIP Experience Segway Tour
- Longer Tour - 3 Hours!
- Smaller Group - 8 Guests Maximum
- Gratuity included in the ticket cost
- 2 fun tour routes combined - explore Wharf & Hills
- Ferry ride to Alcatraz Island
- Audio headset of award-winning cellhouse tour
- Self-guided and self-paced tour;spend as much time as you want exploring "the Rock"
VIP Experience Segway + Alcatraz Booking Instructions:
Book reservation at $150.00 per person in our order system. The price includes the $35.50 per person Alcatraz ticket. We have a maximum of 8 to 16 Alcatraz package tickets available per day. Reservations are combined into small groups of 8 guests per guide that depart together. You will be emailed a confirmation of your VIP Segway Tour reservation.
The VIP Segway Tour part of the combo departs at either 9:00 am OR at 1:30 pm. The Alcatraz ferry ticket departure times are generally for either early morning eg: 9:00 am or late afternoon departures eg: 3:40 pm the same day depending on the Segway tour time departure.
Total time for both activities: This is a full day with the Segway tour at 3 hours and suggested time on Alcatraz of at least 2 to 2 1/2 hours. Take time to enjoy the included award winning audio tour of the Alcatraz cell house.
VIP Package Dates & Times
VIP Departures: May:
Weekends only: Friday, Saturday and Sunday 9:00 am OR 1:30 pm Segway Tour and Alcatraz Ferry portion in either the early morning or afternoon on same day.
VIP Departures: June through August:
Daily 9:00 am OR 1:30 pm Segway Tour and Alcatraz Ferry portion in either the early morning or early afternoon on same day.
Alcatraz Ferry and Island Tour Information
Begin your trip to Alcatraz at Pier 33, where you will board the ferry at the Alcatraz Landing for a ten minute cruise across the San Francisco Bay to Alcatraz Island. This former federal penitentiary was home to the likes of Al Capone, George "Machine Gun" Kelley, and Robert "The Birdman" Stroud. In addition to housing the famous prison, Alcatraz features some of the most spectacular views of San Francisco and the Golden Gate Bridge.
The National Park presents a captioned orientation video with historical footage, self-guided walks, exhibits and Ranger-interpretive talks on topics such as "Famous Escapes." Also featured is the Award-winning audio tour in the prison Cell House featuring actual interviews of former guards and inmates. The audio tour is available in six languages: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese and Spanish.
After the tour, there is time to visit the Alcatraz Museum, the bookshop and explore the island. Ferries depart every half hour back to San Francisco.
Alcatraz Tour Length: Average time spent on Alcatraz is 1.5 to 3 hours.
How to Pick Up Your Alcatraz Ticket
Your Alcatraz boarding tickets will be held at pre-paid will call at the Alcatraz Cruises dock at PIER 33. You will need a picture ID. Be sure to show up 30 to 45 minutes before your Alcatraz cruise! Tickets may not be picked up prior to the tour date.
Important: All Alcatraz Sales Are Final
National Park Pass is not applicable to Alcatraz Tickets. All orders are limited to 8 tickets. Alcatraz is a National Park. Exchanges, refunds, discounts or cancellations are not offered.
Alcatraz Cruises a concessionaire of the National Park Service and provides the Alcatraz ferry and Cellhouse audio tour portion of these combo tickets.
Alcatraz rates subject to change without notice.
Accessibility: Upon landing on Alcatraz Island, you must walk up a steep hill on uneven pavement. SEAT (Sustainable Easy Access Transport) is available for wheelchair users and visitors unable to walk to quarter mile, 12% upgrade. No animals (except certified service animals) are allowed on Alcatraz Island.
All Segway tours start on time, so please arrive 15 minutes early to check in. For the safety and complete training of our guest late arrivals will not be allowed to join a tour that has already started training. For Alcatraz.
Arrive at least 30 minutes before sailing time for Alcatraz check in and boarding.
Segway tours closed on December 25 and January 1st.
For the VIP Segway and Alcatraz combo package: The Segway tour is approx 3 hours including training. Training is 40 to 45 minutes, During the busy summer season training time may be slightly longer.
Alcatraz visits are 1.5 to 3 hours including the round trip ferry.
Who Can Go?
Segway tours are ages 12 and up over 100 lbs (45kg) and under 250 lbs.(113 kg) are welcome. No weight exceptions. No pregnant guests. Under 18 with parents or guardian. Full list of rider requirements listed below the BOOK NOW button. Please read before booking.