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Small-Group San Diego Sunset Sailing Excursion

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San Diego, United States

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icon3 hours  (Approx.)
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iconOffered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds

Keeping you safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Gear/equipment sanitized between use
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Regular temperature checks for staff
Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
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Overview

Sail into the setting sun aboard a Catalina style sailboat during this intimate cruise with a small group. Feel like you have the ship all to yourself on this trip that’s limited to just 12 total guests, watching as the last rays of the sun drop into the glistening waves. Enjoy the included beer, wine, soft drinks and snacks during the ride, as well as jackets and wind gear in case you get cold. You can even plug in your own music to add to the fun. Departure times vary throughout the year. Guest must contact Sail San Diego after purchase for the exact departure time.
  • San Diego sailing excursion
  • Beer, wine, soft drinks and snacks included on board
  • Small-group tour is limited to just 12 people, ensuring an intimate experience
  • Bring your own music to play on the surround-sound speakers!
  • Choose from a daytime or sunset sail
3-hour evening sailing cruise
Snacks
Complimentary beer, non alcoholic beverages and light snacks
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Gratuities

Departure Point

2646 Shelter Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92106, USA

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Whether you’re on vacation, celebrating a special occasion or just looking to take advantage of a beautiful Southern California day, this scenic sailing trip in San Diego is a great way to spend time on the water with your loved one or a group of friends. The comfortable boat is limited to 12 passengers, making it a cozy small group experience.

Enjoy a sunny afternoon on the water or set sail on a sunset cruise that takes you out on the Pacific to watch the sun drop into the horizon with the glistening city lights behind you. No matter which sail you choose, enjoy beer, wine, soft drinks and snacks to complement your cruise. Provided polar-fleece jackets, hats and wind gear are on hand if you get chilly. There are also sunglasses and sunscreen for your use too, and provided binoculars allow you to admire the coastline or look for wildlife! Bring your own music to plug into the boat's surround-sound system to further personalize your trip.
Itinerary
Pass By:  
Harbor and Shelter Islands
Sail San Diego's private marina is located at Shelter Island.
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Sail San Diego
Whether you’re on vacation, celebrating a special occasion or just looking to take advantage of a beautiful Southern California day, this small-group sailing trip in San Diego is a great way to spend time on the water with your loved one or a group of friends. Set sail on a sunset cruise that takes you out on the Pacific to watch the sunset. No matter which time you choose, your captain will ensure that you have the best possible time on the water. As you admire the views, enjoy the complimentary beer, wine, soft drinks and snacks. If you get chilly, grab one of the provided polar-fleece jackets, blankets, hats or wind-gear. If the sun is too bright, slather on the complimentary sunscreen or don a pair of provided sunglasses. And use the provided binoculars to admire the coastline or look for wildlife! You can even bring your own music to plug into the boat’s surround-sound system. Please note: The boat is limited to twelve (12) passengers. To make it a private adventure, book a minimum of six spaces and bring along five friends!
Duration: 3 hours 
Admission Ticket Free
Pass By:  
Point Loma
Sail San Diego's private marina is located in the Point Loma / Shelter Island neighborhood. Your sunset sail will pass by the Point Loma lighthouse.
Pass By:  
Old Point Loma Lighthouse
See the new & old lighthouses on Point Loma during your San Diego sunset sailing tour with Sail San Diego.
Pass By:  
USS Midway Museum
Our private sunset sails offer the ability to sail directly next to the USS Midway museum! Book 6 or more guests to insure a private experience for your group.
Pass By:  
Coronado Bridge
Sail San Diego's sunset sails always see the Coronado Bridge. Sometimes up close, sometimes from a distance.
Pass By:  
Coronado Island
We always sail right night to Coronado Island during our sunset sails!
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • You MUST call the local operator to confirm your departure time after booking. Departure times vary throughout the year. Guest must contact Sail San Diego after purchase for the exact departure time.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Sail San Diego

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.

Learn more about cancellations.

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Small-Group San Diego Sunset Sailing Excursion?
A:
The policy on face masks and attendee health is:

  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
See all safety measures taken by Small-Group San Diego Sunset Sailing Excursion.
Q:
What is the policy on sanitization during Small-Group San Diego Sunset Sailing Excursion?
A:
The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
See all safety measures taken by Small-Group San Diego Sunset Sailing Excursion.
Q:
What is the social distancing policy during Small-Group San Diego Sunset Sailing Excursion?
A:
The policies on social distancing are:

  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
See all safety measures taken by Small-Group San Diego Sunset Sailing Excursion.
Q:
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Small-Group San Diego Sunset Sailing Excursion?
A:
The policies on staff health & safety are:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
See all safety measures taken by Small-Group San Diego Sunset Sailing Excursion.
Q:
What is the maximum group size during Small-Group San Diego Sunset Sailing Excursion?
A:
This activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers.

See all safety measures taken by Small-Group San Diego Sunset Sailing Excursion.

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Beautiful sunset cruise
Marybeth_T
, Oct 2020
Lovely and relaxing cruise with Frank. Gorgeous views! Enjoyed the beer, snacks and sensational water views of downtown San Diego and Coronado Island and the seals/sea lions and various sea birds. Frank was a fun and informative captain/guide.
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Awesome experience
Gloria_P
, Oct 2020
Professional crew. Just a great experience. Perfect sailing experience. I would highly recommend this trip. Thank you
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Great Cruisr
Kelly_M
, Sep 2020
Awesome sunset cruise with Theo! Group of 7 adult kids and their friends. We all had a great time. We all agreed we would do another cruise. Ask for Theo!
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Wonderful sunset sail in SD
Angie_C
, Sep 2020
Captain Frank did a wonderful job providing tips as well as fun facts during our beautiful sail! Would highly recommend and for sure be a return customer in the future!
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Explore SD
Kathleen_S
, Sep 2020
Fun way to explore San Diego. Sail San Diego team was great especially with everything going on right now.
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Sailing San Diego
Cindy_R
, Sep 2020
Excellent sailing experience. Captain Greg was very informative with a great sense of humor!! Will definitely do this again. The sail boat was super clean. We felt very safe considering Covid.
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AMAZING!
Morgan_P
, Aug 2020
This was an amazing experience! We had the whole sailboat to ourselves and they took immense caution with covid! If you’re in San Diego and looking for a ~socially distanced~ activity, this is a must!
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Sunset over Point Loma
Catie_S
, Aug 2020
The sunset sail was relaxing and fun. Small group (6) so COVID-compliant. Bluetooth music so passengers picked some of their own play lists. Captain Frank great! Snacks and drinks provided.
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Sailing was a Breeze!
Brittany
, Aug 2020
Captain Greg was great! He was very informative and made sailing very enjoyable! We went out and sailed in the San Diego Bay and around the Cabrillo national monument. We saw some sea lions and dolphins. Very fun experience!
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Thank you Captain Shon!
Danielle_H
, Aug 2020
We had an amazing experience with Captain Shon! He made our boat excursion such an enjoyable time and we enjoyed getting to see the beautiful views of San Diego! The 3 hour trip was great and we loved both the free snacks and drinks and the customizable options. Thank you so much for a great experience, we look forward to returning again soon!
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Product code: 5003SUNSET

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