Welcome aboard the historic Red and White Fleet - San Francisco's original sightseeing adventure and only multilingual bay cruise! In operation since 1892, our family-owned fleet provides narrated bay tours in 16 languages, sunset appetizer cruises, and private charters that highlight San Francisco's many famous sights, including Alcatraz and the Golden Gate. Tours depart from Pier 43 1/2, in the heart of Fisherman's Wharf.
With our 1-hour Golden Gate Bay Cruise guests can sail under the Golden Gate Bridge and around Alcatraz, while learning about San Francisco history and landmarks in 16 languages. The Golden Gate Bay Cruise is offered 8-12 times daily starting at 10am.
The new 90-minute Bridge 2 Bridge Cruise offers a spectacular sail along the entire San Francisco waterfront and under both the Golden Gate and Bay Bridges. The multilingual audio focuses on the famous San Francisco bridges, bay area geology and architecture of the city's famous buildings.
In the early evening hours, guests can enjoy our relaxed 2-hour California Sunset and Twilight Cruises. Included are hearty appetizers from the buffet, a beer, wine or soda, and live guitar music, giving you a perfect opportunity to end your day while sharing drinks with friends in a casual atmosphere.
Red and White Fleet also sells bus tours of San Francisco, Muir Woods, the Wine Country, Yosemite and Monterey. Red and White's four boats are available for private charters, with capacities of 110 - 600 guests.