Alcatraz Packages. Combine many of our great tours with a visit to the infamous Alcatraz Island, famous for its Federal prison in operation between 1934 and 1963. Visit the cells of notorious former inmates such as Al Capone, George "Machine Gun" Kelly and Robert Stroud, the "Birdman of Alcatraz". A self-guided 45 minute audio tour is included in the tour package, as well as a ferry ride from Pier 33 at Fisherman's Wharf to "The Rock". Don't miss this spectacular landmark while in San Francisco!