Sailing Cruise


For an hour and half, you’ll be treated to fantastic views of Alcatraz Island, the city skyline, the Golden Gate bridge and the Pacific Ocean. Pick up an audio tour (available in 7 languages) with a helpful navigation guide providing information about San Francisco’s landmarks as you sail past them.

Sail underneath the Golden Gate bridge
Great views of Alcatraz and the San Francisco City
Amazing Photo Opportunities
Tips & Gratuities
Bar and snacks available onboard, accepting cash and credit cards

Important Information


Pier 39, Dock J


90 mins

Know before you go

It can get cold on the water, so we recommend you to carry a jacket
Wear comfortable shoes unless you want to dress up for a special occasion

Schedule (Subject to change)

Sep 3-Nov 3: 1pm and 3pm Daily except Oct 11,12,13
Nov 4-Dec 1: 1pm (Fri, Sat & Sun)
Dec 2-Feb 13: Closed for Winter
Feb 15-Feb 17: 1pm (Fri, Sat & Sun)
Feb 22-Feb 28: 1pm
Mar 1- Mar 24: 1pm and 3pm Daily
May 25-Sep 2: 11am, 1pm and 3pm Daily


  • See the San Francisco bay aboard this majestic catamaran sailboat.
  • No roar of engines or noxious fumes to distract from the adventure.
  • Drink bar and snack bar available on board.
  • Sail by Alcatraz Island, under the Golden Gate Bridge and see many more of San Francisco's Famous sites.
  • Sail the Bay on our 55’ or 65’ catamaran, the perfect way to experience the San Francisco Bay!
    San Francisco's Most Exciting Way to see the Bay !

On any day of the year, the San Francisco Bay is dotted with white sailboats. One of the most adventurous and exciting ways to experience the Bay and its sights, the Adventure Cat Bay Cruise unites passengers with the wind and sea.

Sites include :

  • Fisherman’s Wharf : The shopping center and popular tourist attraction was built on a pier in San Francisco. At Pier 39, there are shops, restaurants, a video arcade, street performances, an interpretive center for the Marine Mammal Center, the Aquarium of the Bay, virtual 3D rides, Bubba Gump's, and more.
  • Presidio : One of the more famous of San Francisco's parks, this former military base is operated by the National Park Service of the United States as a part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area.
  • Golden Gate Bridge : a suspension bridge covering the opening of the San Francisco Bay onto the Pacific Ocean.
  • The Marin Headlands : is a hilly area at the southernmost end of Marin County. The Headlands are famous for their stunning views of the Bay Area, especially the Golden Gate Bridge.
  • Angel Island : is an island in San Francisco Bay that offers spectacular views of the San Francisco skyline, the Marin County Headlands and Mount Tamalpais.

Loop around Alcatraz Island : Alcatraz is a smaller island located in the middle of San Francisco Bay in California, United States. It served as a lighthouse, then a military fortification, then a military prison followed by a federal prison until 1963.

With an experienced sail guide at the helm, passengers can also have the option to steer the sailboat in calm waters. Or go below deck for a drink in the sheltered cabin.  Tours are available in English, German, French, Mandarin, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, and Korean.

Sailing Cruise

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