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Angel Island State Park

Pier 41, San Francisco, CA 94109
+1 415-435-1915
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The largest island in San Francisco Bay features magnificent views of Marin County and San Francisco, while offering a wide variety of recreation for outdoor enthusiasts.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Pier 41, San Francisco, CA 94109
+1 415-435-1915
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Took the ferry from Tiburon at 11 am. Went back at 3:20 pm. Walked all the way around the island. Great exhibits at the fort.

Thank Dunn45
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We took the ferry to Angel island, many people hike and bike around the island, the view itself is amazing. This also a spot no Asian immigrants shall be missed, lots of Asian poems carved into the wall, it represents the most shameful page of...More

Thank jy101
Reviewed 1 week ago

I didn't know anything about Angel island when we got it in conjunction with the Alcatraz tour; but, it can certainly stand on its own as a tour. Angel island is rich with history as told by very informed tour guides. Our guide was Robert....More

1  Thank Cecilio L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent nature getaway only a ferry ride from Pier 41. There are commanding 180 degree views of downtown and the Golden Gate Bridge on one side of the island. I decided to walk the Perimeter Road, a largely flat and overall easy route. With stops...More

2  Thank orwhathaveyou
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The only way to get Alcatraz tickets was to add Angel Island. Happy to say it was worth it. After touring Alcatraz it was time to sit back and enjoy the tram tour of the island. My teens liked the change of pace and beautiful...More

2  Thank thimdog
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the best day trip away from the city. You can get your tickets from Pier 41 with the Blue & Gold Fleet Ferry. When your in the island, I do recommend not to take the tram tours if your willing to walk about...More

2  Thank Renato L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must see when in San Fran. Awesome team tour - very informative with incredible vistas and views. Great tour guide. So much history to the island. You would miss a gem if you didn't expedience this wonderful place.

Thank Doglover51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was unable to get tickets to Alcatraz on its own as it was fully booked but was able to do a combined trip of Alcatraz and Angel Island on the same day. And how fortunate I was. It's an excellent day trip and Angel...More

3  Thank WorldTravla7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We weren't going to visit Angel Island but the only Alcatraz tickets left were the ones that do both Alcatraz and Angel Island. I'm so glad we were only able to get those tickets! This little island is full of history and it was known...More

2  Thank Daniela3162
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Angel island can be reached from pier 39 ,Sfo in a 30 min ferry ride. Ferry costs around 9 dollars one way. If you are planning to visit, i would suggest to reserve a whole day . If you plan to take bikes, it would...More

Thank Subramanian P
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Is there a possibility to over-night?
13 January 2017|
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Response from John C | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Nice place to camp in or near San Francisco. Check Reserve America punto com, or use search engine to find site. I tried to include URL, but site would not allow it. Hope this helps
If I were lucky enough to get a cabin reservation, how does one get one's camping stuff from ferry to cabin? Tram? Walking distance? Thanks in advance!
30 August 2016|
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Response from Devin P | Reviewed this property |
The Tram we rode was designated for the people that were part of the Alcatraz tour only. Granted that tour is seasonal for the summer months and maybe the Trams are used for other reasons outside of that time. But all the... More
Vicki H
Can you take bikes over on the ferry?
22 August 2016|
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Response from Andy C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they encourage you to bring bikes on the ferry. If you want a first hand look at the experience, search YouTube for "Xtracycle family bike camping to Angel Island "