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Wine Country and Redwoods Escape with Alcatraz Combo Tour from San Francisco Tour Code: 139-1120

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San Francisco, CA
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Visit Alcatraz and tour California's wine country.
  • This tour combination allows you to cover the Wine Country, Redwoods and Alcatraz in two days. Hotel is not included.
  • For easiest hotel pickup, we recommend booking your hotel in downtown/Fisherman's Wharf area
  • Alcatraz admission and ferry ticket included
  • Free Wifi on bus and van
Price In USD (per person)
Price (/person)
    Adult $166.25
    Child
    (Under 11 yrs)
    $141.25

Pricing Policy

Add-on Option Date / Date Range Adult
With Gourmet Food & Wine Pairing Upgrade - Surcharge Year round $46
  • Children of all ages are welcome on the tour though drinking alcohol is not permitted for those under the age of 21. Please bring a valid photo ID.
  • Child fare only applies to children under 11 years old
    • Please note that under California laws, childern under 8 years old must have car seats protection. Customers need to bring car seats by themselves. If not, tour operator will not allow children on bus.
    • Depart dates not on this Calendar are available on request on any day but are dependent on Alcatraz' availability.
  • To display prices, please mouse over the date on the calendar; the relevant cost-per-person will be displayed.
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Day 1: San Francisco - Muir Woods - Napa Valley - San Francisco(129 miles)

In the early morning, guests will be picked up from their Bay Area hotels. Our first stop of the day will be the Muir Woods National Monument, one of the few coastal redwood forests left in the area. After taking in this wonder, we will begin our wine tour in Sonoma. Then, we will go to either the Sonoma Plaza or Healdsburg Plaza, followed by renowned Napa Valley. At the end of the day, guests will return to their hotels. Please see "Departure and Return" for more detailed information regarding pickup and drop-off times and locations.
  • San Francisco, CA

    San Francisco, CA
    San Francisco, the heart of central California's Bay Area, is famous for its iconic Golden Gate Bridge, its unique culture, and its position at the forefront of technological innovation. Beautiful weather and waterfront views await visitors as well!

    Muir Woods National Monument

    Muir Woods National Monument
    Muir Woods National Monument, across the bay from San Francisco, is a sanctuary for coastal redwoods. Visitors will be awed by these trees that extend themselves high above. This makes an excellent spot for camping and hiking.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $10; Child (Under 16 yrs) Free

    Samuel P Taylar State Park

    The park’s 2,882 acres offers shady trails through stately Giant Coastal Sequoias along Lagunitas Creek. The park features an extensive campground and picnic area with great views of Marin County and the Golden Gate Recreation Area.
  • Sonoma, CA

    Sonoma is a city in Sonoma Valley, Sonoma County, California, United States, surrounding its historic town plaza. Today Sonoma is a center of the state's wine industry for the Sonoma Valley AVA Appellation, as well as the home of the Sonoma International Film Festival.
  • Napa Valley, CA

    Napa Valley, CA
    This region between San Francisco and Sacremento is internationally famous for its wines, which are considered among the best in the world. Visitors can tour many of the more than four hundred vineyards and wineries that dot the area.

Day 2: San Francisco - Alcatraz

In the morning, guests will make their way to Pier 33, where we will board the ferry to Angel Island, home of the infamous Alcatraz Prison. We will spend the day touring the island, with help from a special audio tour, and get some additional free time before we return to the mainland. Please see "Departure and Return" for more detailed information regarding pickup and drop-off times and locations.
  • San Francisco, CA

    San Francisco, CA
    San Francisco, the heart of central California's Bay Area, is famous for its iconic Golden Gate Bridge, its unique culture, and its position at the forefront of technological innovation. Beautiful weather and waterfront views await visitors as well!

    Alcatraz

    Alcatraz
    Arguably the United States' most famous prison, the San Francisco Bay island is now a tourist spot that also houses the west coast's oldest functioning lighthouse and colonies of seabirds.

    Alcatraz is not available on Feb 27-29, Mar 1&2, April 9, Jul 14&19, Nov 26, Dec 25, 2020. Since the seats are subject to change, we suggest you check the availability with us firstly before your booking.

Day 1 Approximate Tour Times
7:45 - 8:30 AM
Pick up for your Wine Country tour at your San Francisco hotel in downtown or Fisherman's Wharf area.
8:30 - 9:00 AM
Drive through the Marina neighborhood, past the Palace of Fine Arts, the Presidio, and head north across the Golden Gate Bridge. Continue north through the Marin Headlands to Sausalito. Pick-up at Sausalito hotels if necessary.
9:00 - 9:30 AM
Listen to the story of the Redwoods while driving over the headlands into Redwood Valley to Muir Woods National Monument.
9:30 - 10:30 AM
Spend an hour at Muir Woods before the crowds, under the shadows of 250 foot Redwoods. Enjoy native flora and fauna: ferns, mushrooms, bay laurel trees and blue jays. Zigzag across the moss-lined creek on one of 3 footbridges.
10:30 - 11:15 AM
Head north on U.S. 101 to the first wine tasting stop in the Carneros Region of Sonoma County, the birthplace of California's wine industry.
11:15 - 12:00 PM
Arrive at your first wine tasting stop and enjoy complimentary tastings of Californian wines or just stroll the grounds and take some pictures among the vines.
12:00 - 1:30 PM
Drive to the lunch stop at the historic Sonoma Plaza, in the heart of Sonoma Valley. Buy a lunch (or bring a bag lunch) and enjoy the boutique shops and wine tasting rooms.
1:30 PM
Enjoy the rest of the day on your own. Check into your hotel, drop off your bags and relax at the hotel pool or rent bicycles and explore the area.

Day 2 Approximate Tour Times
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Check your bags at your the hotel and spend the morning on your own. This is a good day to do some shopping at Sonoma Plaza, or just rent a bike and explore beautiful Sonoma Wine Country.
1:00 - 1:30 PM

Gather your bags from the hotel and meet your new friends and new driver.


1:30 - 2:15 PM
Continue the second day of your Wine Country tour, stopping at Madonna Estate in the Napa Valley.
2:15 - 3:00 PM
Stop at the 3rd wine tasting stop, Cline Cellars, and walk the vineyard grounds, visiting their miniature donkeys and exotic birds.
3:00 - 3:45 PM
Start the return and head back South to Marin County and San Francisco, taking a little detour through the quaint town of Sausalito. (*Optional Ferry return to SF -Fare not included)

3:45 - 4:00 PM

Top off a great day with a photo stop high above the water, overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge and Pacific Ocean with an amazing view of the San Francisco Bay, the City, the Bay Bridge, the East Bay Hills and Alcatraz Island.
  • Alcatraz Tour Pickup: Hotel pick up is not available. Guests should take local public transportation: F Streetcar to BART-Embarcadero station.
  • San Francisco City Tour Pickup: Complimentary pick-up service is available from most hotels in San Francisco. Please call local tour operator to re-confirm pick up time. Please click here to see the list of available hotels and pickup times. Exact pick-up time will be provided upon reconfirmation 24 hours prior to the tour.

Price Includes

  • Hotel pick-up and return transfer for Wine Country and Redwoods Tour
  • Wine tasting Stops: 3; Sparkling wine tasting included!
  • Palace of Fine Arts and Golden Gate Bridge
  • Alcatraz tickets (with audio)
  • Ferry to Angel Island
  • Transport in a air-conditioned deluxe vehicle
  • Guided Tour
  • Taxes

Price Excludes

  • Admission Fees:
    Destination Adult Child
    San Francisco, CA
    Muir Woods National Monument (Optional) $10 Free (Under 16 yrs)
    • Prices are subject to change without prior notice.
    • If you would like to join the optional activities, please pay the fee in cash to the tour guide. You cannot buy / use the tickets on your own or use City Passes. The tour guide will arrange the tickets for the group.
  • Hotel accommodation
  • Meals, beverages and lodging.
  • Gratuities

Confirmation

  • Immediately after submitting your reservation you will receive a receipt of booking by email. All tours can be will be confirmed within 1-2 business day.

Redemption

  • You will receive an confirmation email (e-ticket) after your order was received. Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Email (e-ticket). When you reserve your attractions and services you will be asked to print e-tickets to present when you arrive at your destination. You must print the e-tickets and take them along on your trip; they are your proof of purchase.

Terms & Condition

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  • Booking changes
    A fee may be charged for any revision or alteration made to a reservation after the booking is confirmed. Name changes or corrections may be treated as a cancellation and cancellation fees will apply. A change of tour date or tour itinerary may be treated as a cancellation, and normal cancellation fees will apply. Please be noted that we do not allow departure change 48 hours before departure.
  • Cancellations and Cancellation Fees
    Regardless of reason, cancellations result in costly charges from our travel and hotel providers covering penalties and fees incurred by canceling confirmed and pending bookings. Therefore, cancellation penalties and or fees will apply. Time of cancellation will be determined when notice is received and confirmed by our office. Notice of cancellation must be made directly to TakeTours by email or through web mail at Contact Us .
  • Cancellation penalties per person for 1-day or half day tours
    (Notification day and departure day are not counted)
    3 days or more prior to departure - the greater of $35.
    Within 3 days prior to departure - 100% of total purchase amount.
    Day of departure or no show - 100% per person.
    Unused features are non-refundable. No shows forfeit entire payment.
    Trips require a minimum number of participants to avoid cancellation. We reserve the right to cancel a schedule trip to fully refund affected customers although tour companies will make every efforts to maintain the normal operation.
    The refund amount will be credited directly to your account. Or the refund can also be forwarded directly to your credit card with a 10% handling fee.
    Cancellation penalties per person for overnights tours
    (Notification day and departure day are not counted)
    10 days or more prior to departure - the greater of $35 or 10% of total purchase amount.
    Within 10 days prior to departure - 100% of total purchase amount.
    Day of departure or no show - 100% per person.
    Unused features are non-refundable. No shows forfeit entire payment.
    Trips require a minimum number of participants to avoid cancellation. We reserve the right to cancel a schedule trip to fully refund affected customers although tour companies will make every efforts to maintain the normal operation.
    The refund amount will be credited directly to your account. Or the refund can also be forwarded directly to your credit card with a 10% handling fee.
    NOTE: We cannot grant any refunds more than 30 days after completion of tour.
  • Itinerary Variations
    We constantly strives to improve tour itineraries and features. If such improvements can be made, or unforeseen circumstances beyond our control make changes necessary - we reserve the right to vary itineraries and to substitute hotels. At certain peak periods duplicate departures may operate, and sometimes in reverse order in which case hotels may vary from those stated on the itinerary pages.
  • Tour Cancellation:
    We reserves the right to cancel or re-schedule any tour departure in accordance with operating requirements or circumstances beyond its control. If cancellation is made any time prior to departure* of the tour, TakeTours' only liability will be to refund to the passenger the amount it has received for the tour booking. We will try to re-book the same or similar tour.. Please note that we are not liable for any cancellation penalties incurred on any other travel arrangements including air tickets purchased separately from customers.
    We are not responsible for any other travel arrangements affected due to our cancellations.

Additional Note

  • We have two lunch options to chose from. The first one is to venture out on their own and try one of the many cafes and restaurants located in the plaza. The second option is to upgrade their wine country experience to the next level with a private seated gourmet food and wine pairing experience at a local restaurant. They will enjoy a three course gourmet lunch paired with a collection of local wines.
  • Lunch for children not included in rate and needs to get paid at the restaurant. Children order a la carte. Customer is responsible for payment on site.
  • Gourmet Food & Wine Pairing Upgrade Menu


    First Course
    Cheese Board(with fresh fruit)


    Second Course (Choose one from below)
    White Beans & Vegetables (Option 1)
    topped with almond-arugula pesto
    Baby Mixed Greens (Option 2)
    tossed with fresh herbs vinaigrette, red grape tomatoes and croutons


    Main Course Selections (Choose one from below)
    Mushroom Ravioli (Option 1)
    with homemade bolognaise and grated parmesan cheese
    Grilled Salmon (Option 2)
    over sauteed vegetables, drizzled with balsamic reduction
    Fusilli Pasta (Option 3)
    With arugula-almond pesto and parmesan cheese
    Pork Scallopini (Option 4)
    Mashed potatoes, sauteed spinach and caper butter sauce

  • Alcatraz' ticketing procedure
    • Each booking will require the first and last names of ALL ticketed passengers.
    • This includes children from 5-17 years of age.
    • All names can be included on a single voucher that will be presented for ticket distribution.
    • Alcatraz will be checking the photo ID of all adult guests, 18 years of age or older.
    • These names must also match what was submitted with the booking
  • This tour must be booked at least 3 weeks in advance of your travel date
  • Confirmation for this tour will be sent within 1-2 business days after the booking is received
  • Please keep in mind that the tour duration may be too long for infants, but we leave this at your discretion.
  • Luggage policy: Only a handbag/ small carry-on is allowed.
  • This tour has a 6 passenger minimum requirement. Tour will get confirmed until it reaches the requirement.

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