Pier 33

Piers, Harbor / Marina
1500 The Embarcadero (near Bay)
San Francisco, CA


  • Don't swim take the boat!
  • You can buy tickets to Alcatraz here (ferry ride & tour), but it is strongly recommended to buy them online in advance. We came on a Friday & tickets were sold out until Monday!! :(
  • Para embarcar hacia alcatraz nada ms...
  • Try the Bloody Mary oyster shooter here at Butterfly!!! Delish!!! And flush it down with Bedrock Wine Co., "Ode to Lulu", Rose, California 2012 and request a window table!!!
  • By the way, tickets are $28/adult
  • The Pier, where the cruise to Alcatraz started!!! Come early, long line!
  • Take the boat tour to Alcatraz Island
  • Get the Geoki Alactraz tour app for iphone. Movie links, escape stories, photos, and full interactive map and tour with audio narration.
  • Tour at 2.15 arrival (2.45 tour)
  • Very efficient boarding for Alcatraz.
  • Just a pier
  • The gathering point to Alcatraz tours.
  • Thronged with tourists but well organised. Make sure you book your Alcatraz tickets online as these sell early!
  • Just take Alcatraz cruises... Reserve with time!
  • Love this place lots to do and tons of fun
  • Daqui sai os barcos para Alcatraz! No perca/gaste dinheiro nos souvenirs carssimos das lojas! Compre na ilha!
  • There's a great restaurant across the road
  • En Alcatraz no venden comida pero pueden llevar su lunch
  • Get something to eat at the cafe or on the cruise. No food on the island.

Nearby places

Golden Gate National Recreation Area (San Francisco Bay)
31 San Francisco Pier 33, Alcatraz Island (Bay St.)
Pier 33 (Embarcadero and Bay)