A harbor cruise on San Diego bay is one of the top attractions in San Diego because of this beautiful city's enormous harbor with landmarks, city architecture, navy ships and wild wonders.
The best way to see San Diego is by boat! Hornblower offers 6 San Diego Harbor Tours every day and Whale Watching Cruises Friday-Monday!
Whale Watching & Dolphin Adventures (Cruises Friday - Monday at 9:00 am)
Convenient location downtown San Diego, next door to USS Midway! Hornblower offers a comfortable 4-hour tour on one of the largest ocean-going ships in San Diego. Adventure Hornblower is fast, stable and offers inside and outside viewing with climate control and snack bar with adult beverages. You'll be treated to a live educational narration by our experienced captain and our expert, onboard naturalists from the San Diego Natural History Museum (The NAT). Imagine seeing whales and dolphins in the wild on a breathtaking experience on the open ocean. We'll speed out to sea on one of our large, comfortable yachts and past barking sea lions and pods of leaping dolphins as we search for the many types of whales-including gigantic Blue Whales and Fin Whales the largest animals on Earth. You may see up to 5 kinds of dolphins and bird watchers will love all the sea birds. (No need to travel outside of San Diego to go whale watching!)
Daily 60 & 90 minute Harbor Tours of San Diego Bay (Daily, year-round)
Highlights include 50+ points of interest, the history of San Diego & famous sights: Navy ships, aircraft carriers, spectacular Coronado Bridge, the famous Star of India and historic ships of the Maritime Museum, the Cruise Ship terminal, Seaport Village, and downtown skyline. What makes the Bay Cruise so popular and special? Seasoned, professional captains provide an interesting narrative along the entire route aboard safe, comfortable yachts. Hornblower offers kid-friendly cruises with First Mate stickers and coloring maps. Enjoy a snack bar on board, with adult beverages, souvenirs, and photos. ADA accessible, call for dates/times.
Sights & Sips Sunset Cruises (April-Oct, Friday & Saturday Evenings)
Relax on a sunset Sights & Sips happy hour cruise on Fri/Sat/Sun evenings. This summer favorite is the perfect attitude adjustment with a welcome chilled glass of champagne, spectacular bay views, a menu of light bites, specials on cocktails and fun tunes and a perfect Southern California sunset.
Dinner & Brunch Cruises (year-round)
Experience a spectacular San Diego evening from the comfort of a comfortable and spacious yacht. You will be greeted with a boarding glass of chilled champagne. Sit down to a delicious three-course dinner at your private table, made on board by our chefs from local, seasonal ingredients and served by our award-winning stewards. Then head out for a stroll under the stars. Enjoy breathtaking views of San Diego’s most famous sights, including the Coronado Bay Bridge, the Star of India and more. It’s a magical San Diego experience so many never forget.
Weekend Brunch Cruises (Saturday & Sunday)
The most popular cruise in San Diego is the Champagne Brunch Cruise. Enjoy an abundant seated brunch menu and free flowing champagne and mimosas at your private table then head to the open air sky deck for some fresh air, sunshine and sightseeing.
Sunset Dinner Cruises are a deliciously different dining experience, sailing nightly on San Diego Bay. Enjoy a 3-hour cruise, with 3-course dinner, chilled glass of champagne and stunning views.
$5 off any narrated Hornbower Harbor Cruise or Sea Lion Adventure on Hornblower. Sightseeing cruises run daily with 6 cruises each day departing from 970 N. Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101.
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