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San Francisco Golden Gate Bay Day Cruise with Audio Narration Instant Confirmation

Golden Gate Bridge

See the landmarks unique to San Francisco on this day cruise around the Bay. Pass under the iconic Golden Gate Bridge, around Alcatraz Island and along the shore for a panoramic view of the city.

  • Golden Gate Bridge
  • golden gate bridge San Francisco cruise
  • Alcatraz Island
  • Alcatraz Island
  • Alcatraz Island
  • Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco
Come aboard the historic Golden Gate Bridge cruise, operating since 1939, and learn all about the colorful history of San Francisco Bay! From Fisherman's Wharf to the Golden Gate Bridge and around Alcatraz Island, look out over the water to see local wildlife and a variety of world-famous landmarks towering in the background.

While cruising the bay, an award-winning audio tour via headphones is provided to help enhance your experience on the bay. After a full hour of exciting sights and attractions, the barking sea lions at Pier 39 will welcome you back.
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Price
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Adult (Age 18 & over)
USD 33.00
USD 33.00
Child (Age 5-17)
USD 23.00
USD 23.00
Infant (Age 0-4)
free
free
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
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*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 18 & over)
from USD 33.00
from USD 33.00
Child (Age 5-17)
from USD 23.00
from USD 23.00
Infant (Age 0-4)
free
free
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Not available
  • Inclusion: Cruise fee / Tax / Multilingual audio narration
Package detail / Schedule
Location, direction and description
Location, direction and description
Please redeem your VELTRA voucher at least 20 to 30 minutes prior to your departure time to receive your cruise tickets. Without the voucher, the tour operator will not be able to issue tickets for you.

Cruise Length:
One (1) Hour

2018 Schedule:

Winter Schedule: (November 4 – March 22)
Daily: 10:00, 11:15, 13:10, 13:40, 14:30, 15:00 and 15:45
Thursday - Monday: 10:30

2019 Schedule:

Spring Schedule: (March 23 – May 24)
10:00, 10:30, 11:15, 11:45, 13:10, 13:40, 14:30, 15:00, 15:45 and 17:00

Summer Schedule: (May 25 – September 2)
09:15, 10:00, 11:15, 11:45, 13:10, 13:40, 14:30, 15:00, 15:45, 16:15, 17:00 and 18:15

Fall Schedule: (September 3 – November 2)
10:00, 10:30, 11:15, 11:45, 13:10, 13:40, 14:30, 15:00, 15:45 and 17:00

Winter Schedule: (November 3 – March 21)
Daily: 10:00, 11:15, 13:10, 13:40, 14:30, 15:00 and 15:45
Thursday - Monday: 10:30

Light Rail Station:
Jefferson St & Powell St - E/F
Parking information
One (1) hour parking validation* is available for cars entering the Triangle Parking Lot after 10:00. Please have your parking ticket stamped by the staff prior to boarding.
*Not available during the weekend of Fleet Week and July 4 due to street closures and traffic congestion along Fisherman's Wharf.
Map upload and description
MAP 138162
Cruise Route:
Notes
Restriction(s)
    • The ramps leading onto and off the vessels vary in steepness depending on tide levels. While the crew will make every attempt to assist guests, boarding can be difficult particularly during low tide. The enclosed main decks of all vessels are wheel chair accessible, however only the Harbor Queen and Harbor Princess have wheelchair accessible restroom facilities.
    • This activity is wheelchair accessible.
    • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • A valid government-issued photo ID
    • Comfortable clothing
    • Camera
    • Sweatshirt / light jacket
    • Motion sickness preventative
Additional Note(s)
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • Drinks and snacks are available for purchase.
    • No parking validation will be offered during the weekend of Fleet Week and July 4th due to street closures and traffic congestion along Fisherman's Wharf. To receive your parking validation, you will need to have your parking ticket stamped by the ticketing team prior to boarding the cruise vessel.
    • There may be up to 450 guests per boat.
    • Departure time is subject to change without notice. Also, it is highly crowded between 13:00 and 15:00 so it is recommended that you check-in early.
    • California Law prohibits smoking in vehicles, public buildings, bars and restaurants. All passengers must comply.
    • The cruise DOES NOT land on Alcatraz but will travel very closely around Alcatraz Island.
    • Bar service is limited during winter.
    • The activity provider does not assume any responsibility for your valuables and/or personal belongings.
    • Parking validation available.
Activity provider
FAQ
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What kind of boat will be used?
  • Zalophus: As the latest addition to the Red and White Fleet, the Zalophus is a perfect choice for large groups of up to 600 guests for sightseeing, 450 guests for receptions, and 170 guests for seated buffet cruises. Interior decks feature large windows all around with tables and bench seating. Restrooms and cafes are located on both interior decks.

    Royal Prince: The Royal Prince is Red and White’s second largest boat with two interior decks and two exterior ones. It is big enough to accommodate up to 400 guests for sightseeing and 120 guests for seated buffet cruises. Interior decks feature large windows all around with tables and bench seating. Restrooms are located on the main interior deck. Cafes are available on both interior decks.

    Harbor Queen: The Harbor Queen and her sister ship the “Harbor Princess” are great options for smaller groups looking to host up to up to 300 guests for sightseeing and 80 for a seated buffet cruise. Each vessel has two interior decks and one exterior deck. Interior decks feature large windows all around with tables and bench seating. Restrooms and café are located on the main interior deck.

    Harbor Princess: The Harbor Princess and her sister ship the “Harbor Queen” are great options for smaller groups looking to host up to up to 300 guests for sightseeing and 80 for a seated buffet cruise. Each vessel has two interior decks and one exterior deck. Interior decks feature large windows all around with tables and bench seating. Restrooms and the café are located on the main interior deck.
What languages are available on the audio tour during the cruise?
  • The headphone audio narration is available in English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Thai, Mandarin, Hindi, Korean, Japanese, Italian, Russian, Hebrew, Arabic, Bahasa Indonesia and Vietnamese.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after the booking confirmation date will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
From USD 33.00
From USD 33.00

Taxes & fees included

1% Reward Points
(4.40/5.00) 4.40 / 5
(10 reviews)
Pick-up Not available
Availability Daily
Accessible

LATEST 5-STAR REVIEWS

by: John
Everything was fine. Audio headsets worked well.
by: Roman
Prefekt
by: Perla
We arrived early and were allowed to change our time slot. We left promptly and there was lots of space for everyone. Audio tour was very informative. Passage under the bridge was awesome! Highly r...more
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San Francisco Golden Gate Bay Day Cruise with Audio Narration