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Tickets for San Francisco: Alcatraz City Sites Helicopter Tour

Soar over the legendary Alcatraz and Angel Island by helicopter

Seaplane Adventures
Registered address: 242 Redwood Hwy, 94941, Mill Valley, US
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Start time: 11:30
Last admission: 15 minutes before closing
Duration: 20mins
Max group size: 2
Instant ticket delivery
Live guide: English
Smartphone tickets accepted

What's included

20 minutes helicopter Tour of Alcatraz Sites
Experienced Pilot
Headset for audio tour

What's not included

Hotel pickup and drop-off
Gratuities (optional)

Important information

* Weight seat limit capacity of no more than 240 lbs (108.5 kg or 17.5 stones). Guests weighing more than this will need to purchase a second ticket in order to fly.

Meeting point

242 Redwood Highway Frontage Road,, Mill Valley

  • Helicopter departs from Mill Valley, just a short drive from downtown Sausalito and San Francisco
  • See Alcatraz and Angel Island, the San Francisco Skyline, SF City Hall & Civic Center, and Golden Gate Park
  • Learn about the Escape from Alcatraz and other amazing stories from your pilot as you go

Listen to stories of the famous Bay Islands as you take flight off the helipad at the seabase. Your pilot will navigate orbital views while island-hopping over historic Alcatraz and Angel Island.

Learn about the Escape from Alcatraz, and see the buildings on this rocky outcropping from above.

A flight pass offshore San Francisco before a smooth landing at Commodore Heliport in Marin completes the most unique way to see these iconic landmarks!

  • Show your smartphone ticket directly at the Seaplane Adventures base, located at 242 Redwood Highway Frontage Road, Mill Valley
  • Please be sure to bring governmental photo identification or a passport with you if you are over the age of 18
  • Helicopter tours accommodate four to five guests from different reservations
  • Schedule adjustments may be made to fulfill this requirement, and guests will receive advance notification via phone or email
  • Flights may be canceled due to severe weather. The pilot assesses the conditions up to 30 minutes prior to the scheduled flight. In such cases, flights can be rescheduled within a year of the original date or a full refund will be provided
  • Total gross weight must be under the limit of 750lb/340kg/53.5 stones for the entire group that will be flying together
  • We cannot offer a refund for any single seat purchased for someone exceeding the limited seat weight of 240 lbs (109 kg or 17.1 stones)
  • We will provide an alternative time or date based on open seat availability to accommodate guests whom will need to purchase additional seats
  • Cancellation is possible until 72 hours before your visit.
  • Rescheduling is possible until 72 hours before your visit.

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