Golden Gate Tour in San Francisco, CA

Seaplane Adventures242 Redwood HighwayMill Valley, CA 94941
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Fly high above the Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco in this 30-minute tour in the air. From downtown San Francisco to Alcatraz, you’ll gaze at all of the legendary landmarks while relaxing in a secure and exhilarating seaplane. Don’t forget to bring your camera to capture these unique memories. Where else can you take a picture from above the Golden Gate Bridge?


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Our 30-minute basic flight will take you over the splendor of the greatest city in the U.S. - San Francisco! On this flight you will take off from our seabase in the lovely bayside village of Sausalito just across the Golden Gate Bridge. We will fly along the coast over the Golden Gate National Reserve past Baker Beach and the Pt. Bonita Lighthouse, then left over the legendary Golden Gate Bridge herself! We will fly high above Crissy Field, Downtown San Francisco, AT&T Park - Home of the Major League Baseball World Champion San Francisco Giants, then on over the infamous island prison of Alcatraz. Finally your flight will be completed with a pass by the historic Angel Island - the Immigrant Gateway to the West and a smooth landing back in Sausalito’s Richardson Bay.


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"Sea Plane Tour"
TripAdvisor user rating 4 out of 5
Reviewed July 19, 2018 NEW
The pilot was great and had a good personality. My stomach just couldn't take the turns and the weather had been bad so I got sick during the ride. He was so nice about it, but I did feel bad for the other riders. I would definitely recommend and just hope for better weather. My husband loved it though :)
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Pacifica, California
"Great experience. We will be flying again."
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed July 17, 2018 NEW
We had a great flight with great weather. We felt very safe and are already planning our next flight. Thanks again.
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Ettrick, New Zealand
"Great way to see San Fran"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed July 13, 2018 NEW
Much better than helicopter ride because you have more minutes flying! Pilots was great too! We did the 45 minutes flight which covered an excellent area of San Francisco! Definitely recommend!
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Claudine R
Henderson, Nevada
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed July 12, 2018 NEW
Totally recommend going on the seaplane out of Mill Valley! This was the best part of our trip cruising around the bay & surrounding area!
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Rochester Hills, Michigan
"Awesome Experience and Great Pilot!"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed July 11, 2018 NEW
Our original intent for booking this excursion was to secure sold-out Alcatraz Tour tickets. Wow . . . we we pleasantly surprised by how much we enjoyed the seaplane tour. The 30 mins(+) we spent was a blast. The pilot/guide was professional, engaging, funny and very knowledgeable. He even circled a spot in the bay to allow our group to see a surfacing whale! We learned things about the history and the present about the area that we had never heard before. And, of course, we saw S.F. from a perspective that few get to see. This is much more enjoyable than a 10-15 helicopter ride. This ended up the highlight of our 4 days in the city. Highly recommend it!
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Frequently Asked Questions about Golden Gate Tour

How long is the flight?
The flight is 30 minutes long.

Do I need to make a reservation?
Reservations are recommended due to the limited number of flights and increasing popularity of the tour.

Is transportation to the seabase available?
Shuttles from Pier 39 are available for passengers.

What safety measures are in place for passengers?
Safety is the top priority for all flights. Seaplane Adventures boasts a spotless safety record of decades of accident free flying over the San Francisco Bay and destinations all over the great State of California.

What is the cancellation policy?
Any cancellations made by the listed cancellation date will receive a FULL REFUND with absolutely NO CANCELLATION FEES. Any reservations past the cancellation date cannot be changed or canceled.