Cruise along the illuminated skyline of San Francisco with its modern skyscrapers and historic landmarks, past the infamous island of Alcatraz, under the impressive San Francisco Bay Bridge and the legendary Golden Gate, while sharing drinks with friends and family. Many of San Francisco’s famous structures and landmarks have special holiday lights from November to January making the views even more spectacular. Some sights on our twilight cruises include the San Francisco Ferry Building, Coit Tower, Treasure & Yerba Buena Islands, and AT&T Park. You’ll instantly understand why so many people throughout the years have made San Francisco their home. If you’re visiting from out of town, you may just want to stay an extra night or two for added opportunities to sightsee!
Advance bookings are highly recommended. This cruise operates from November 6th through March 26th. If booking after March, please purchase tickets on our California Sunset Cruise.
San Francisco’s original and best bay cruise!
Experience breathtaking views of the San Francisco waterfront, the Golden Gate Bridge, and notorious Alcatraz Island. Our award winning audio tour (offered in 16 languages) will tell you about the city’s rich cultural history as you cruise past the area’s most famous landmarks.
8-12 daily departures starting at 10AM. During summer months, our first Golden Gate Bay Cruise departs at 9:15AM.
Length of the cruise: 1 hour
See the entire San Francisco skyline from the water while sailing under both the Golden Gate Bridge and the Bay Bridge.
30 Minutes longer than our Golden Gate Bay Cruise, on our Bridge 2 Bridge Cruise you will:
Our award winning audio tour (offered in 16 languages) will tell you about the city’s rich cultural history as you cruise past the area’s most famous landmarks. 1 – 5 Daily Departures.
Length of the cruise: 90 minutes
On our 2-hour California Sunset cocktail cruise, you will witness panoramic views of the sunset on San Francisco Bay.
A bit of a different format from our “day time” cruises, on this cruise the spectacular views of the bay and San Francisco skyline are accompanied by live music, drinks and light appetizers.
In addition to the sunset you will also see these SF Bay landmarks:
The Golden Gate Bridge
ADVANCE BOOKINGS REQUIRED
Length of the cruise: 2 hours
Departing from Pier 43 ½, join the Red and White Fleet for a brief sail along San Francisco’s illuminated skyline in the early evening. With views of Alcatraz and the Golden Gate in the distance, our vessel will be positioned near the location of the fireworks to ensure great views for all guests aboard.
While onboard, drinks and snacks can be purchased from the bar. This tour typically last for about 2 1/2 hours and returns to Pier 43 1/2 once the fireworks have finished. Both the 7:45pm and 8:15pm departures offer the same experience.
Tickets will become available in March. Advance bookings are highly recommended. THIS CRUISE WILL SELL OUT!
Come celebrate Fleet Week aboard the Red and White Fleet!
Enjoy spectacular views of the Fleet Week festivities from aboard the Red and White Fleet! See the Blue Angels perform their spectacular air show acrobatics on our afternoon departures. Or enjoy the impressive Parade of Ships on our Saturday morning cruise.
During your cruise, enjoy light bites, which are included in your ticket, along with drinks that you can purchase from our on-board bar.
We recommend booking early, as the afternoon airshow cruises sell out quickly!