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San Francisco Bay Twilight and Sunset Cruise

  • Hear live commentary from your captain as you cruise the San Francisco Bay
  • Load up on appetizers at a light onboard buffet
  • Your cruise ticket includes a complimentary glass of wine or beer
San Francisco Bay Twilight and Sunset Cruise
From US$70.00
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5:30pm Cruise (Nov - Mar)
California Twilight Cruise sailing along San Francisco Bay Area from the Bay Bridge to Golden Gate Bridge. Departs at 5:30pm
6pm Cruise (Mar-May, Sept-Nov)
Sunset Bay Cruise sailing past Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz and Angel Island. Departs at 6pm
7pm Cruise (May - Sept)
Sunset Bay Cruise sailing past Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz and Angel Island. Departs at 7pm
Spend a night out in San Francisco for less than US$75 when you go on this twilight or sunset cruise on the bay. Along with appetizers, a drink from the bar, and live entertainment, you’ll enjoy stellar views of the city skyline, the Golden Gate Bridge, and Alcatraz. Plus it’s all planned out for you, so you don’t have to stress over the details.
What to Expect

Meet for this San Francisco Bay cruise at Fisherman’s Wharf. Arrive 30 minutes before your tour time and check in at Pier 43.

Once you board your boat and the boat glides out into the bay, relax while you listen to your captain’s commentary as you cruise. Stay indoors in the heat or head outside to the viewing decks. From either spot, during this cruise you’ll enjoy outstanding views as you pass by the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, and the Bay Bridge, plus some of San Francisco’s historic landmarks.

Enjoy a light onboard buffet of appetizers—including spinach puff pastry rolls, roast beef sliders, chicken curry wraps, sliced fruit, and cookies—and a complimentary beer or wine from the bar.

When your cruise ends, your boat docks back at Pier 43.
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1 - 5 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago
An Awesome Way to See the Harbor

We loved the harbor cruise. Sailing underneath the Golden Gate Bridge is an experience you will not forget. The musician offered a pleasant narration along with very good music. The food/appetizers were plentiful and substantial enough to call a full dinner. The crew was very...More

Thank arkansastraveler3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Perfect evening, perfect cruise

I found this cruise on TripAdvisor and it was worth every penny. The staff was friendly and accommodating. We had a musician playing music the entire 2 hours that was very talented and set a happy yet relaxing tone. The food and drink were VERY...More

Thank Partera60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
The ideal way to see the Golden Gate bridge

This is quite simply the best way to see the San Francisco Bay area and Golden Gate Bridge. Lovely chatty staff, plenty of space to relax and a trip I’ll never forget. The photos don’t lie, seeing the bridge at sunset was like nothing else.

Thank MarkWeir
Reviewed 13 June 2018
'Just do it'

Booked the tour with my BA Avios points. Couldn't have spent them wiser. Our expectations of this trip were far exceeded. A drink and a buffet are provided. Quality of the food was good. Entertainment was provided by a live soloist with his interpretation of...More

Thank PeteanlorraineHoward
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile
Fabulous cruise, best bridge photos.

Great 2 hour cruise with nibbles and 1 drink included. Options to sit up on deck or inside. Live music and commentary on the sights. The best photos of the bridge are from the water and the colours are sensational as the sun starts to...More

2  Thank AnneRavo
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15 May 2018|
Response from tourismteach | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about coupons but I got my tour included for free with the accommodation at Holiday Inn Express via a travel agent.
7 May 2018|
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Response from francescaitaly2018 | Reviewed this property |
I went in February and there was plenty of space outside. The cruise was sold out, so it was at maximum capacity, but people spent time inside/at the bar. Also, it is very big outside, you should not struggle to find a spot
16 April 2018|
Response from keith r w | Reviewed this property |
You will need to go outside to get good photos when you go under the bridge,it is very cold you will need to wrap up . It might depend on what time of year you are going ,we went mid October ,but I would think any time of... More
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