California Sunset Cruise
San Francisco, California, USA
- The city skyline: The Transamerica pyramid, Coit Tower, and other historic and modern marvels look especially beautiful at sunset.
- Alcatraz: See what was once one of the most fearsome prisons in the world by twilight as you cruise by this massive island in the bay.
- Golden Gate Bridge: It's just a bridge, right? No. It's not.
- Buffet: Enjoy an elegant presentation of sandwiches, antipasti, pizza, fruit, salads, cheese, fresh-baked cookies, and Original San Francisco Sourdough bread.
About this San Francisco, California tour
You might be on the top deck, by the rail. People are chatting, nibbling, toasting. Gentle guitar strains drift up; waves slap the hull; gulls circle Alcatraz. The Bridge – that's right, this isn't a generic, lower-case bridge – draws near. If the timing and angle are just right, its two towers frame the setting sun. If not, it's still just right.
Someone giggles. A freighter's horn echoes and fades. The lights of four cities flicker on. You might giggle to yourself – not at anything funny, but because you realize: This is it. Your San Francisco upper-case Moment. And it's an instant of such completeness that you don't quite know how to react, so why not giggle.
You rejoin the conversation, and the instant slips away. But the Moment lasts forever.
During its construction in the 1930s, the color of the Golden Gate Bridge was a hotly debated subject. The Navy, concerned about visibility for planes and ships, wanted it painted with black and yellow stripes. The olive-drab Army, bizarrely, urged candy-cane red and white. Luckily, the bridge's architect, Irving Morrow, took a liking to the orange primer coating the new steel. Debate over.
Please make your way to RED & WHITE FLEET Pier 43 1/2 (located at the foot of Taylor Street in Fisherman's Wharf) San Francisco, CA 94133
A catered self service light, cold appetizer buffet and complimentary beverage is included.
Please check-in 30 minutes prior to tour time. Reservations are required at least 48 hours in advance.
A full bar with drinks, snacks and merchandise is available aboard. Smoking is not permitted on tours or while waiting in line.
There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time. If you use a wheelchair, contact the GoTo Crew so we can order an accessible gangway.
Boat Tour, Family Friendly, Food and Wine, Scenic
Cold Appetizer Buffet, Beverage.
Tour Participation Requirements
This experience is rated mild. To participate fully, you may be required to walk over primarily even surfaces at a leisurely pace. You may encounter a limited number of steps, cobblestones, or uneven surfaces, and you may have to stand for extended periods of time.
Suitable for all ages. You must be 21 years of age or older to buy/drink alcoholic beverages.
Full refunds issued for cancellations made 7 full days prior to the date and time of requested services. Cancellations made within the 7-day and 72-hour window will receive a 50% refund of purchase total. Purchases are non-refundable inside of 72 hours.
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