In operation since 1892, our family-owned fleet provides unique bay cruises from Pier 43½ in the heart of Fisherman’s Wharf. Motor coach loading is offered right at Pier 43 ½, located on the corner of Taylor Street & Embarcadero just behind the famous Fisherman’s Wharf sign, to easily accommodate group arrivals, while FIT clients can easily reach us using San Francisco’s public transit options or get up to 1 hour of validated parking in the public lot across from our pier.
Overview of our San Francisco Bay Cruises
Red and White Fleet® — the original San Francisco sightseeing adventure — offers a variety of bay area boat tours with one thing in common: all our San Francisco City boat tours give you the chance to sit back and relax as you discover the rich history and unique landmarks that call this celebrated metropolis their home. With regularly scheduled day and evening cruises, planning your sightseeing adventure is easy. All cruise tours depart from Pier 43 ½ in Fisherman’s Wharf.
|Golden Gate Bay Cruise®||This boat tour is San Francisco’s original and only multilingual bay cruise adventure offering a scenic loop that takes visitors under the Golden Gate Bridge and around Alcatraz. Headphone audio in 12 languages. Great alternative to visiting Alcatraz for group & FIT travelers. Tour Length: 1 hour. 8 – 12 daily departures all year starting at 10AM.|
|Bridge 2 Bridge Cruise®||This premium bay cruise showcases San Francisco’s entire waterfront from the Golden Gate Bridge to the Bay Bridge. Sail along Treasure Island, Alcatraz, the Financial District and SF waterfront, while discovering the city’s rich history and world-renowned landmarks. Headphone audio in 12 languages. Tour Length: 90 minutes. 1-4 daily departures all year long.|
|California Sunset Cruise®||The relaxed California Sunset Cruise gives you spectacular sunset views, hearty appetizers from the buffet, live guitar music, and a complimentary drink in a casual atmosphere. See the Golden Gate, Angel Island, Sausalito and Alcatraz, while sharing drinks with friends. Tour Length: 2 hours. Daily 6pm departures in Spring & Fall. Daily 7pm departures in Summer, except July 4th.|
|California Twilight Cruise®||This winter version of our popular sunset cruise invites visitors to delight in the holiday lights along the illuminated San Francisco skyline. Enjoy hearty appetizers, live guitar music, and a complimentary drink, while sailing under the Golden Gate & Bay Bridges, along the SF Skyline and next to AT&T Park. Tour Length: 2 hours. Departs at 5:30pm Thurs – Mon from Nov – March.|
|Hop-on Hop-off City Tour||Explore San Francisco on land with our multilingual hop-on hop-off double-decker bus tours of San Francisco. Start your journey across town from Pier 43 ½ and hop-on/off at 20+ stops throughout the city, including the Golden Gate, Union Square, Golden Gate Park, and many more. Frequent daily departures every 15 minutes. Headphone audio in 10 languages available on every 2nd bus. Tour Length: 2-Day Pass, 1 circuit takes about 2 ½ hours.|
Click here for the Red and White Fleet®2014 Brochure [5.4 MB PDF]
To make it easier for your reservations and sales teams to understand our various products, you are welcome to download our detailed Product Overview in PDF format. The table will outline all unique characteristics and benefits of our services, including Departure Times and pricing.
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For your convenience, we offer you to download our multilingual product descriptions and maps of San Francisco in PDF format. To download, simply click on the language/flag of your choice in the list below.
Red and White Fleet® Videos
To better help you promote Red and White Fleet’s® services to your clients, whether it is online, in store fronts or on motor coaches, we have created a series of videos. You are welcome to download any of our videos directly from our website by clicking on the links below. Red and White Fleet’s contact information does not show in the videos to aid you in selling our tours.
Red and White Fleet® – 60 seconds
Red and White Fleet® – 90 seconds
Golden Gate Bay Cruise® – 60 seconds
Bridge 2 Bridge Cruise® – 60 seconds
California Sunset Cruise® – 60 seconds
California Twilight Cruise® – 60 seconds
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|Christina Barrer, Sales Coordinatorfirstname.lastname@example.org||(415) 901-5260|
|Emily Gershfang, Reservations Manageremail@example.com||(415) 901-5247|
|Louise Winsnes, Sales Administratorfirstname.lastname@example.org||(415) 655-1350|
|Stefan Merkl, VP Sales & Marketingemail@example.com||(415) 901-5256|