Flagship harbor cruises are the most beautiful way to enjoy the best of San Diego. Take in the sights, sounds and stories of the bay on a relaxing cruise with a unique perspective on San Diego that...
Founded in 1915, Flagship Cruises & Events is San Diego's only locally- and family-owned yacht charter, cruise, and event company. Flagship's premier fleet of luxury yachts is available for a wide variety of experiences on San Diego's sparkling waters, including nightly gourmet dinner cruises, exhilarating whale watching excursions, harbor tours, ferry and water taxi services, corporate events and thrilling rides on Flagship's new jet boat, the Patriot.
San Diego Whale Watching Adventures
Join us as we venture out for exciting twice-daily cruises to locate gray whales on their roundtrip migration past the San Diego coast. Search for other marine life such as seals, sea lions, migrating birds, and more. Get a close-up look and learn about gray whale baleen, barnacles, and prey items from Birch Aquarium at Scripps naturalists during the cruise.
A San Diego Tradition Since 1915
Cruise the sparkling San Diego Bay with Flagship Cruises & Events, a family-owned local business that has been sailing San Diego's harbor since 1915! We offer a variety of vessels and voyages to experience the bay's tranquil waters, beautiful coastline and 25 miles of stunning view.
Unparalleled Restaurant Experience
Discover an upscale nautical getaway and elegant dining experience all rolled into one. Our daily dinner cruises and Sunday Champagne Brunch cruise feature locally sourced ingredients, palate-pleasing flavors, and creative gourmet appetizers, entrees, and desserts by Executive Chef Brian Gist. Best of all, everything is prepared fresh on board in our spacious gourmet galley kitchen.
Extraordinary Events (Corporate, Weddings, Holidays)
From cocktail parties to corporate dinners, from wedding rehearsals to the nuptials, our luxury yachts combined with the stunning waterfront views make every event spectacular. Our luxury fleet is available for private charters year-round and accommodates up to 600 guests. Our yachts boast multiple decks, upscale interiors, and a charismatic service crew and captain. Our culinary team is led by an award-winning chef who celebrates flavor and diversity with a modern approach to traditional West Coast fine dining.
Beautiful Daily Harbor Tours
Explore San Diego's beautiful harbor during our 1- and 2-hour daily, professionally narrated harbor tours. Our relaxing cruise will take you along some of San Diego's most recognized landmarks, including the USS Midway Museum, Coronado Bay Bridge, Cabrillo National Monument and Hotel del Coronado.
Patriot Jet Boat Tours
The Patriot is the newest and most thrilling tour San Diego has to offer! Climb aboard and hold on for this exciting 30-minute thrill ride on San Diego Bay. You will be thoroughly entertained as the waves splash, the music plays, and the wind roars on this tour of a lifetime!
Fun Way to Travel: Coronado Ferry and Water Taxi Service
Take a nostalgic and scenic 15-minute ride across San Diego Bay to Coronado aboard our Coronado Ferry. This passenger ferry runs regularly from the Broadway Pier and the Convention Center in downtown San Diego to the Coronado Ferry Landing. This cost-efficient and fun ride also offers gorgeous views of the Coronado Bridge and the downtown skyline. The San Diego Water Taxi offers on-call transportation services in San Diego Bay. Enjoy the scenery and beautiful skyline on the way to your favorite hotel, waterfront shopping center, or restaurant.
Collection of Luxury Yachts
Come onboard our yachts and you'll find some of the finest craftsmanship of watercraft in San Diego. Upscale touches abound, including interiors made of Honduran mahogany and cherrywood, sweeping Cinderella staircases, granite counter and bar tops, marble and tiled bathrooms, fine leather lounge furniture, and rich-toned carpeting.
Plus, our yachts feature climate-controlled decks, state-of-the-art sound systems, grand observation and sun decks, and landscape view windows.
Choose San Diego's Truly Local Cruise & Events Fleet! Set sail with a San Diego original. Our family business, Flagship Cruises & Events, has been serving and entertaining San Diego since...
On Wednesday nights, save 50% off any bottle of wine aboard our dinner cruise.
We Salute Our Troops - We proudly welcome all veterans, active duty, retired and reserve members of the military to enjoy a FREE ride on the Patriot Jet Boat or our narrated Harbor Tour. Veteran's...
Hop aboard a Flagship luxury yacht to have the ultimate San Diego weekend brunch cruise experience. This two-hour brunch cruise will take you around the beautiful Downtown San Diego bay while you...
Gather your mates and come cruise with San Diego's best local breweries for a beer lovers event of a lifetime. Every Friday night, we host our Hops on the Harbor craft beer dinner cruise, featuring...
On December 8 and 15, 2019, we invite you to bask in the colorful glow of spectacularly lit boats as you delight in the annual San Diego Bay Parade of Lights holiday event. Experience the twinkling...
Celebrate with Flagship Cruises on Wednesday, December 25, 2019, for our scenic Christmas Day dining cruise. Experience our beautifully decorated vessel as you sip complimentary champagne, revel in...
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