- Choice of several departures throughout the day
- Scenic air tour
- Enjoy fantastic aerial views
The flight lasts approximately 30 minutes and offers a great balance of sights from Marin to San Francisco.
Seaplanes are ideal for sightseeing and photography. Their high wings and large view windows present panoramic views and unrivaled photo opportunities. Experienced, knowledgeable pilots will point out landmarks as you cruise by at a leisurely pace.
Sausalito, a quiet, charming seaside town, is often compared to those found in the Mediterranean. Conclude your trip by spending time in Sausalito browsing the quaint shops, or ask your pilot about returning by ferry to San Francisco.
Your magical ride above the most spectacular scenery in the world awaits!
Every seat booked is guaranteed a window seat.
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Tour departs from Sausalito, 4 miles north of the Golden Gate Bridge. Complimentary shuttles are available to and from Pier 39 (allow an hour and a half for tour and transfer).
Shuttle departures from Pier 39 - 10am, 12:15pm and 2:45pm.
Please advise at time of booking if transportation will be needed and which time you prefer
Shuttles return to Pier 39
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30-minute seaplane scenic flight over San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz Island and Muir Woods departing at 10:45am.
30-minute seaplane scenic flight over San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz Island and Muir Woods departing at 1pm.
30-minute seaplane scenic flight over San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz Island and Muir Woods departing at 3:15pm.
San Francisco Golden Gate Seaplane Tour
- 30-minute Seaplane flight
- Experienced and professional pilot
- Shuttle transportation to and from Pier 39 (if desired)
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Food and drinks
- Gratuities (optional)
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 3 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
- Tour prices are per person, with a MINIMUM OF TWO ADULTS REQUIRED PER BOOKING. Individuals who book for only 1 passenger will be required to pay price for second passenger directly to operator upon check-in
- Seaplane seats a maximum of 6 passengers
- Flight route may vary due to weather or other factors
- It is recommended to bring a child seat for babies and/or young children
- If shuttle transportation is desired, please note in the Special Requirements field at time of booking which departure time, 10am, 12:15pm or 2:45pm, you prefer
- At the time of booking please provide local contact details
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
Reviewed by: Andrew M, August 2016
My favourite ever flying tour. Much better than over New York, the Great Barrier Reef or even the Grand Canyon. Couldn't have hoped for anymore. I found the pilot both informative and funny and I would certainly recommend this to everyone. It was so good I did it twice.
Reviewed by: Amanda C, July 2016
This tour was amazing! We loved it.