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Small-Group San Diego Afternoon Sailing Excursion

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Soak up the Southern California sunshine and unbeatable views of San Diego Harbor on an intimate sailing cruise. Mingle with a small group onboard, or invite five friends to join you and fill up the boat for a private cruise. Relax while the expert captain and crew handle the sails, and enjoy complimentary beer, wine, soft drinks, and snacks as you cruise.
  • Get amazing views of San Diego Harbor on an afternoon sailing tour
  • Max of six people for a semi-private tour (or book the boat with five friends)
  • Enjoy amenities such as polar fleece jackets, binoculars, and sunscreen
  • Toast your voyage with beer, wine, and soft drinks, included in tour
What to Expect
Depart from Shelter Island midday and set sail on the Beautiful San Diego Harbor with a max of six passengers for a personalized cruise. Enjoy fantastic views of the city skyline and coastal landmarks while an experienced crew navigates the Catalina-style sailboat through harbor traffic. If you like, set the scene by bringing your own music to play over the boat’s surround-sound system. Throughout the cruise, enjoy included snacks and sip your choice of beer, wine, or soft drinks from the onboard bar. Stay comfortable with amenities such as sunscreen and polar fleece jackets and wind gear for cooler days. Keep an eye out for native California marine life such as seals and pelicans using provided binoculars.
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Important Information
Departure Point
2646 Shelter Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • 3-hour sailing cruise
  • Snacks
  • Complimentary beer, wine and soft drinks
  • Entry/Admission - Sail San Diego
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please note: Each booking is limited to six (6) passengers
  • You MUST call the local operator to confirm your departure time after booking. Departure times vary throughout the year. Guest must contact Sail San Diego after purchase for the exact departure time.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Our sailing experience with Captain Theo was extremely memorable. Theo was a very accomplished sailor and made the trip a blast for everyone. One person in our party was initially uncomfortable sailing yet she had a great time. Our tour was not a putt putt around the harbor — it
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Very nice. Upgrade on snacks available on trip might be something they might want to consider. Overall the experience was very very nice enjoy the day with couples that we had never met before was very nice experience with just having sex couples on board
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Response from Sail S, Owner at Small-Group San Diego Afternoon Sailing Excursion
Responded 2 weeks ago
hopefully, you mean to say, 6 people = 3 couples on the boat, no sex couples. unless you had a better sail than 4 stars ;-). the snacks are complimentary and we tell people they can bring their favorites with them along with their favorite wines and beers. Because it's all about sailing, waves, sights, and marine life. not really the food. Thanks for coming out !!
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A perfect few hours! , no large groups battling for seats , no smell of diesel or sea sickness. Professional sailing crew, snacks, fun instruction or sit back and enjoy the wildlife. Seals , birds and if lucky like us you spot dolphins 🐬! . This trip is a no brainier in fact in
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We went sailing this week for a work-related team building event. Our group consisted of 7 people and we all fit very comfortably. There was definitely room for a few more guests. Captain Theo was fantastic. Not only was he very knowledgeable and patient with all of our
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Best decision to take a few hours and get out on the water! Everything is handled for you! Have a glass of wine, some snacks and relax! It is just beautiful. Captain Theo was great and Francine was super nice and helpful. I will for sure go out again if I’m in the area. Highly
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