Day 3 – Fisherman’s Wharf & Alcatraz Island

Day 3 – Fisherman’s Wharf & Alcatraz Island

The delightful waterfront will lead us to an array of food stalls, tempting you with regional delicacies like delectable crab and rich clam chowder served in traditional sourdough bread bowls. As we continue, we’ll tread a section of the Barbary Coast trail, uncovering the fascinating and, at times, unsavory history that once characterized this area.

At Pier 39, you’ll have the chance to immerse yourself in the lively ambiance of this entertainment district, where you can spend time with the adorable sea lions, admire historic ships, and soak in the vibrant atmosphere.

Next, it’s time for your memorable cruise to the legendary Alcatraz Island. Fear not, your guide will expertly lead you to the boarding point. Throughout the boat ride, keep your camera ready to capture awe-inspiring views of the city’s skyline.

Once you step foot on Alcatraz Island, you’ll enjoy an enriching self-guided tour, including a visit to the notorious prison. With WiFi available on the island, you’ll have access to an audio guide on your smartphone, providing you with an immersive experience and a glimpse into the island’s intriguing history.

As the day draws to a close, we’ll return to the heart of Fisherman’s Wharf, leaving you with memories of a perfect day spent by the beautiful San Francisco Bay. An adventure filled with history, culture, and unforgettable sights that will linger in your heart long after the journey ends.

Accommodations:  Riu Plaza Fisherman’s Wharf (Breakfast)