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Beautiful views of the Bay and bridges. The food and service was great. This is definitely worth the money to experience. - Xavier Ochoa
Saturday night was my wife's birthday we didn't know what to expect we were very surprised the setting was beautiful the whole night was beautiful I just want to let you guys know your staff is very friendly food was delicious great hospitality we will be seeing you again thank you for the nice experience wonderful experience. - Gemini Walka
Got a chance to attend a company anniversary event on the San Francisco Belle. They arranged casino, dance floor, bar on first floor and dining on second floor. The arrangements were above average but the golden gate and SF skyline view from the lunch table was priceless. - Er. Manik Trehan
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Celebrate The Man in San Fran: A Bachelor Party with City Cruises

Atop a hilly peninsula, San Francisco is one of the most beautiful and dynamic waterfront cities in the country. Complete with cable cars, eclectic architecture, and soaring bridges, it’s one of the coolest towns to get married or host wedding-related...
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The Best Affordable All-Inclusive Wedding Packages in San Francisco

When it comes to your big day, choosing a wedding package that’s all-inclusive means you’ll get more than you bargained for — and in this case, that’s really a good thing. In fact, if you’re getting married in the Bay...
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Work Hard, Play Hard: Things to Do in San Francisco for Labor Day 2024 

What is Labor Day, and why do we celebrate it? For many Americans, it’s a three-day weekend concluding the summer. But there’s more to it than just a great end-of-season
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Anchoring Employee Engagement with City Cruises Daytime Social Events 

Continued shifts in the workplace environment have caused conversations to become a little, well, intense to say the least. Organizations need to create people-centered strategies to help employees thrive and boost productivity. An alarming 46 percent of the workforce would...
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Behind the Bars: Why was Alcatraz Built

Alcatraz, or “The Rock,” welcomes over 1.5 million visitors annually. Interest in this former military fort (turned maximum security prison to some of the most sinister criminals) doesn’t seem to
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Witnessing the Occupation of Alcatraz

Eloy Martinez is a retired contractor in the flooring business. Originally from four corners in Colorado, he grew up in a mining camp in Walsenburg, Colorado and came to California
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Alcatraz Island’s Hidden Gem – The Gardens of Alcatraz

As early as 1869, military inmates began tending the Gardens of Alcatraz. Many of these inmate gardeners had no horticulture experience, but with vocational training and donated plants, they were
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Alcatraz Cruises Announces Indigenous Peoples Day Sunrise Gatherings

The Indigenous Peoples Sunrise Ceremonies are annual events held on Alcatraz Island to honor the Indigenous Peoples of America and to promote their rights. Held annually since 1975, the Alcatraz
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Alcatraz Cruises’ Illustrious Night Tour

Alcatraz is mysterious at any time of day, but for those who want a real thrill, check out the Island’s Night Tour, which is particularly curious at night. As the
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Host Your Post-Wedding Brunch in San Francisco

Romance and excitement come together in San Francisco. Bustling yet charming, San Francisco is filled with culture, top-notch restaurants, diverse neighborhoods, and museums. It’s easy to get caught up in the energy of this city that captures your heart. Cable...

Frequently Asked Questions

More about the best boat tours in San Francisco

There are a many great boat tours available in San Francisco. Some of the most popular include the Alcatraz Island tours, brunch near Golden Gate Bay Cruise, and cocktail cruises on the SF Bay.. Each of these tour options offer something unique and can be a great way to see the city from a different perspective. Some of the most popular sites that you can see on a San Francisco boat tour include Alcatraz Island, Golden Gate Bridge, and the Bay Bridge. You will also get great views of the city skyline and other landmarks. The best time of year to take a boat tour in San Francisco really depends on what you are looking for. If you want to see the city skyline, then the best time would be during the day. However, if you want to experience a unique perspective of the city at night, then taking a nighttime cruise would be ideal.

Which landmarks and famous sights can you see on a San Francisco cruise?

The Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz Island, and Fisherman’s Wharf are just a few of the well-known landmarks you can see on a San Francisco cruise. As you sail into the Bay, keep an eye out for other famous sights like the Transamerica Pyramid and Coit Tower. You’ll also get great views of the city’s skyline and some of its iconic neighborhoods, like Chinatown and North Beach.