Fisherman's Wharf Explore the Culture of San Francisco Bay
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Day Trips




You’ll leave your heart in San Francisco after strolling 90 minutes along the famed Fisherman’s Wharf area. Indeed, it may take even longer as you stop to enjoy the sights, ride a boat around the bay or to famed Alcatraz prison, shop at Pier 39 or eat at the outdoor seafood counters. Hey, save some sourdough bread for us.

  • Lifetime access to this tour in English
  • VoiceMap App for Android and iOS
  • Offline access to audio, maps, and geodata

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This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Pier 33, San Francisco, CA 94133, USA

The tour starts at Pier 33. The two ferries here are the only way of getting to the famed Alcatraz prison, on the island in the middle of San Francisco Bay.

Pass By: The Embarcadero, Embarcadero Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94111

The tour passes Pier 35 which is the core of The Embarcadero area. It has been a gateway for ship passengers in and out of San Francisco for more than a century. Indeed, Embarcadero is Spanish for “the place to embark.”

Pass By: Aquarium of the Bay, Embarcadero & Beach St Pier 39, San Francisco, CA 94133

The tour passes the Aquarium of the Bay and is home to 20,000 aquatic species, from sharks to the Great Pacific Octopus.

Pass By: Pier 39, Beach Street & The Embarcadero Parking area, San Francisco, CA 94133

A great portion of the tour takes place at Pier 39

Pass By: Bubba Gump Shrimp Co., Pier 39 Box M-211, San Francisco, CA 94133, USA

The tour takes you past Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. which is your guide's favourite spot to stop and munch on some shrimp.

Pass By: Houdini’s Magic Shop, Pier 39, San Francisco, CA 94133

The tour takes you past this magical shop

Pass By: Pier 43 Ferry Arch, San Francisco, CA 94133

The tour takes you to The Ferry Arch which was built in 1914 to accommodate cargo, passengers and even prisoners headed to Alcatraz.

Pass By: Musee Mecanique, Pier 45, Fishermen's Wharf foot of Taylor Street, San Francisco, CA 94133

The tour passes by The Musee Mecanique which is a mind-bending collection of coin-operated mechanical games. It’s like video games from a century ago. For just a quarter, you can play games salvaged from a 1920s ocean amusement park.

Pass By: USS Pampanito, Pier 45 @ Fisherman Wharf, San Francisco, CA 94133

The tour takes you past The USS Pampanito which is a U.S. Navy Balao-class submarine.

Pass By: Boudin Bakery, 160 Jefferson St, San Francisco, CA 94133, USA

The tour ends outside Boudin Bakery and Café where you can buy some of the best sourdough bread.

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking