San Francisco tours tend to cover a lot of ground—and a lot of water, too. Though the city’s iconic cable cars were once frequented by commuters, they now exist primarily for the benefit of tourists, who can hop on and off at San Francisco attractions such as Chinatown, North Beach, and Union Square. Once you’ve seen everything the city itself has to offer, the next logical step is to take the short ferry ride out for Alcatraz tours or—even better—an Alcatraz night tour. The latter is an especially enticing option if you’re a fan of the supernatural, as the island’s abandoned prison is widely considered to be haunted by past inmates.

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