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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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7pm Cruise (May - Sept)Most Popular
Sunset Bay Cruise sailing past Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz and Angel Island. Departs at 7pm
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Sunset Bay Cruise sailing past Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz and Angel Island. Departs at 6pm
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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
From US$70,00
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 15 reviews

Reviewed 5 days 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 1 week ago
'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 3 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile
San Francisco Bay Twilight and Sunset Tour

Great sightseeing tour. Truly enjoyed it. Beautiful seeing SF all lit up at night - breathtaking! The bridges are gorgeous at night.

1  Thank Marlene C
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile
Not really worth it.

The scenery was pretty. That is the only positive thing. No commentary, so if you don't want it then you would be fine. Food and drinks not worth the extra, just do a regular cruise if you are wanting something like this. The guy on...More

4  Thank Reesa M
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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.
6 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
15 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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