Monday, March 11, 2019

Tours To Alcatraz Island San Francisco

Landscape of sea,coast and building at Alcatraz Island
Landscape of sea,coast and building
Alcatraz Island is a tourist attraction located in the San Francisco Bay area, California, US. The island is located approximately 1.2 miles off the coast of San Francisco. This small island started in 1828 in use as a lighthouse, a military fortress and military prison. At the Start of the year 1934 until 1969 the island was used as a federal prison. In 1972, Alcatraz became part of function-changing recreational areas nationwide. It is also designated as a National historic site in 1986.
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Landscape old architecture building at Alcatraz Island
Landscape old architecture building


You can reach the Alcatraz Island through the Alcatraz Ferry Terminal located on The Embarcadero near the intersection of Bay Street at Pier 33. You will be taken to the island by a ferry. Ticket price for adults is $37.25 to $44.25 during the day and even for the day. Ferry Schedule departing every day but you should make a reservation in advance, because tickets are often sold out.
Weather in Alcatraz can be unpredictable and can change unexpectedly, so it is strongly recommended to bring a thin jacket or sweater no matter how good the day it started. The best advice is always to dress in layers. Wear rain gear during a wet winter. If you do not bring rain gear, you can buy them at bookshops Island. Wear comfortable walking shoes with a sol-type grip. Avoid wearing slippers, leather soled shoes, high heels.
You can walk around the island will be in your favor. There is no formal tours but the audio tour is available for the cell House from your visit. This audio tour is not to be missed, because this tour is part of the award winners are available in many languages including the United Kingdom, Spain, Japan, France, Italy, Germany, the Netherlands and the Mandarin. Tickets can be purchased at the time of your arrival on the island or with Your ferry ticket. Alcatraz night tour is also available. 
Landscape old prison building at Alcatraz Island
Landscape old prison building

Landscape coast and old prison building at Alcatraz Island
Landscape coast and old prison building

Landscape lily flower and old abandoned building at Alcatraz Island
Landscape lily flower and old abandoned building

old jail at Alcatraz Island
old jail, source

old jail key at Alcatraz Island
old jail key

Alcatraz Prison
Alcatraz Prison

Sea Bird and Alcatraz island
Sea Bird

Auditorium Alcatraz island
Auditorium

old wooden staircase at Alcatraz island
old wooden staircase

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