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Greater Bay Area Seaplane Tour

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    What to Expect
    Make your own way to the seabase station in Sausalito, or take a complimentary shuttle ride from Pier 39 in San Francisco (advise preference at booking). Take flight in a seaplane and pass over Golden Gate National Reserve and along the rugged coastline beyond. Every seat is guaranteed a window seat for optimal views.

    Fly out to Stinson Beach, past the redwood forest at Muir Woods, and over the iconic Golden Gate Bridge. Other highlights include views of Alcatraz, Angel Island, and Crissy Field, before returning to Sausalito’s Richardson Bay.

    Please note: A minimum of two adults is required per booking.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    1: Tower Tours, 288 Beach St, San Francisco, CA 94133, USA
    2: 242 Redwood Hwy, Mill Valley, CA 94941, USA

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick-ups are done from Fisherman's Wharf (on the corner of Mason st. and Beach st. between Tower Tours and Hot Spud Restaurant).
    Departure Time
    3:15 PM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • 45-minute Seaplane flight
    • Experienced and professional pilot
    • Shuttle transportation to and from Pier 39 (if option is selected)
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • 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
    • At the time of booking please provide local contact details
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 10 September 2019

    I brought my 4 year old son for his birthday (he had been requesting for months). We had the best experience imaginable. The pilot, Fred, was fantastic - he even let my son sit up front with him for part of the flight. I got...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank streetmiks
    Reviewed 23 July 2019

    great experience the greater bay area seaplane tour. Perfect pilot, perfect views, very friendly. smooth flight with the experienced old Lady DeHavilland Beaver felt every second secured. An absolute MUST DO when visiting San Francisco.

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Bernd2014
    Reviewed 8 March 2019

    I had a great time touring the San Francisco Bay area in a smooth cool float plane hosted by a very friendly, skilled, and knowledgeable pilot. No problem when I asked him if I could get a sharp bank on video. Smooth take-off on the...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    Thank Scott9876543
    Reviewed 19 February 2019

    Everything was great. Our guide, John, was very amicable and knowledgable. The flight was very smooth, and it was amazing to see all the sights we are used to seeing regularly from the ground, but from the air. I'd recommend the services of Seaplane Tours...More

    Date of experience: February 2019
    Thank ksajdfh
    Reviewed 1 May 2018

    My wife and I took the one hour tour over the Bay Area. Our pilot was very friendly, funny and conversational so made the experience from start to finish a lot of fun. Our companions on the flight were a family of three from Denmark....More

    Date of experience: April 2018
    1  Thank Chris R
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