We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save

San Francisco Bridge-to-Bridge Cruise

From US$42.00
Highlights
  • Ferry ride provides ample views of San Francisco sights
  • Cruise under the Golden Gate Bridge and past Alcatraz 
  • Admire Coit Tower, the Palace of Fine Arts, and the city skyline
More
San Francisco Bridge-to-Bridge Cruise
From US$42.00
Check Availability
  • Overview
  • What to Expect
  • Important Information
  • Reviews
  • Q&A
Select Date and Travellers
San Francisco Bridge-to-Bridge Cruise
From US$42.00
Overview
From the Golden Gate to the Bay Bridge, this sightseeing ferry takes you across the San Francisco Bay for the best views of the city’s iconic attractions. An audio headset lets you choose to learn about the sights, or you can talk with family and friends as you sail by Alcatraz, under the Golden Gate, and past unobstructed views of the city skyline. Ticket is valid for any date one year after purchase.
What to Expect
Make your way to Fisherman’s Wharf to board your sightseeing ferry, which is equipped with indoor and outdoor spaces, a restroom, and a snack-and-drink bar. Grab an audio tour headset on the way in, and then set off across the San Francisco Bay.

Pass by Alcatraz Island, under the Golden Gate Bridge, and past unobstructed views of the San Francisco skyline. Your audio tour informs you about the construction of two of San Francisco’s famous bridges, as well as the city’s famed architecture as you cruise through the bay.

Other sights include Coit Tower, the Transamerica Pyramid, the Bay Bridge, and AT&T Park, where the San Francisco Giants play.

Your guided tour concludes at the original departure point.
Write a ReviewReviews (236)

1 - 5 of 12 reviews

Reviewed 13 April 2018
Fantastic trip.

This is a great way to get to see the city from the bay, Alcatraz, both the Golden Gate bridge and the Bay bridge to Oakland. This trip is 1 1/2 hours long and well worth it to gain an incite into the city, it's...More

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 3 April 2018
Very Historical - superb weather

The day was beautiful - the seagulls left their calling (my sister was the recipient). The headphone talk was so enjoyable and gave out so many facts. Went up to the Golden Gate Bridge then around Alcatraz - what an amazing place. The staff on...More

1  Thank tattle60
Reviewed 7 March 2018
Lots of history

This gives you a headphone w/audio and explains some interesting facts about the Bay Bridge, GG Bridge and Alcatraz. Only 1.5 hrs and is good value for the money. Also a chance to relax from the madding crowds along Fishermans Wharf.

Thank silcocklinda
Reviewed 30 January 2018
Enjoyable

Booked online before travelling. It was a foggy day unfortunately (but that's not uncommon I hear), but the cruise was enjoyable. We thought the audio headphones were a good idea as on a number of cruises staff live commentary is hard to hear from different...More

1  Thank PJM6568
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile
Awesome!

The tour was beautiful and my kids really enjoyed it! The views were amazing and couldn't ask for better weather!

Thank MEVV
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Kim C
30 April 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from silcocklinda | Reviewed this property |
I live in Oregon so I purchased tickets ahead of time on-line. I believe there were 2 or 3 departures per day. We took the 4:15 and were back for dinner.
1
Vote
Frequently bought together
Big Bus San Francisco Hop-on Hop-off...
745 Reviews
from US$27.00*
San Francisco Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
2,105 Reviews
from US$30.00*
Muir Woods, Giant Redwoods, and...
2,540 Reviews
from US$68.00*
Yosemite National Park and Giant...
1,524 Reviews
from US$171.00*
Golden Gate Bay Cruise
372 Reviews
from US$33.00*
San Francisco Bay Twilight and Sunset...
770 Reviews
from US$70.00*
Likely To Sell Out
Jail and Sail: Alcatraz Tour and...
468 Reviews
from US$108.00*
San Francisco Explorer Pass
18 Reviews
from US$71.00*
Special Offer
Alcatraz and San Francisco City Tour...
2,241 Reviews
from US$108.72* US$120.80
Viator VIP: Early Access to Alcatraz...
958 Reviews
from US$192.50*
Likely To Sell Out
Jail and Sail: Alcatraz Tour and...
468 Reviews
from US$108.00*
The One Day in San Francisco Tour...
35 Reviews
from US$159.00*
Napa and Sonoma Wine Country Tour
2,297 Reviews
from US$105.00*
San Francisco Super Saver: Muir Woods...
1,689 Reviews
from US$121.00*
Muir Woods, Giant Redwoods, and...
2,540 Reviews
from US$68.00*
Yosemite National Park and Giant...
1,524 Reviews
from US$171.00*