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Itinerary
Make your way to Fisherman’s Wharf to board your sightseeing ferry, which is equipped with indoor and outdoor spaces, a restroom, and a snack-and-drink bar. Grab an audio tour headset on the way in, and then set off across the San Francisco Bay.

Pass by Alcatraz Island, under the Golden Gate Bridge, and past unobstructed views of the San Francisco skyline. Your audio tour informs you about the construction of two of San Francisco’s famous bridges, as well as the city’s famed architecture as you cruise through the bay.

Other sights include Coit Tower, the Transamerica Pyramid, the Bay Bridge, and AT&T Park, where the San Francisco Giants play.

Your guided tour concludes at the original departure point.
Locations visited
San Francisco Bay
Golden Gate Bridge
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Overview
From the Golden Gate to the Bay Bridge, this sightseeing ferry takes you across the San Francisco Bay for the best views of the city’s iconic attractions. An audio headset lets you choose to learn about the sights, or you can talk with family and friends as you sail by Alcatraz, under the Golden Gate, and past unobstructed views of the city skyline. Ticket is valid for any date one year after purchase.
Highlights
  • Ferry ride provides ample views of San Francisco sights
  • Cruise under the Golden Gate Bridge and past Alcatraz 
  • Admire Coit Tower, the Palace of Fine Arts, and the city skyline
  • Indoor and outdoor areas, restrooms, and a snack bar make for a comfortable ride
  • Audio tour provides optional insight into San Francisco history
  • This ticket is valid any date from one year of purchase
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Relaxing although low clouds

Good, informative audio (although it skipped & looped back quite a bit) We went on the 10:30 boat and the cloud was still low and obscured a lot of downtown skyline and top of the Golden Gate Bridge. Also, meant it was very chilly, even...More

1  Thank Kaye-OakFamily
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Great introduction

Great introduction to the city on our first afternoon in town! Staff are pleasent. Complimentary audio headsets to listen to all the details of the 1.5 hour trip. Easily accessible parking garage across the street. Entertaining street artists close by to watch while you wait...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Very good.

We were only in SF for a short time and the Bridge to Bridge cruise looked like a good way of seeing a lot of things in a short time. The cruise was comfortable and enjoyable, with the audio adding useful narrative. I would definitely...More

Thank Stephen D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Definitely Worth It!

The Bridge to Bridge tour is a very nice and scenic way to checkout San Francisco's bay area. A nice history of the area is provided with the narration on the cruise. Use the San Francisco "Go Card" to get a reduced price on a...More

1  Thank DFerg1961
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
A nice cruise!

It lasted for 90 minutes. They gave you a headset which had some language options. The view of bridges from bay is spectacular and also gave me much information of the city and bridge. Definitely must do!

Thank rodjin
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I think it was 90 minutes
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Response from LosAngelesNative48 | Reviewed this property |
Yes - very easy. just take a Lyft or Uber
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Yes three departures a day when we where there. Bought tickets that morning for the time we wanted.
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