Recent Searches
Clear

Top California Water Tours

Saved to wishlist!
When are you traveling?
Select Dates
Popular
Search experiences that may have limited interaction with crowds.
Search experiences with increased health and safety practices.
Search tours and activities you can do from home.

You are viewing Virtual Experiences in California. See more Virtual Experiences around the globe. 🌎

Price
$0
$500+
Duration
Time of Day
RatingClear
Specials
Select Dates
Dates
Sightseeing Tours
Cruises & Sailing
Private and Luxury
Sightseeing Cruises
Private Sightseeing Tours
Day Cruises
City Tours
Hop on Hop Off
Skip-the-Line Tours
Sailing
Night Tours
Sightseeing Passes
Half-day Tours
Sunset Cruises
Catamaran Cruises
Historical Tours
Audio Guides
Full-day Tours
Shore Excursions
Cultural Tours

131 results | All California Tours

Sort by:Featured

Luxury Catamaran Sunset and Wine Cruise from Dana Point
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Luxury Catamaran Sunset and Wine Cruise from Dana Point

star-4
9
Watch the sunset aboard a luxury catamaran on this 90-minute evening cruise from Dana Point Harbor in Orange County. Sample organic wines accompanied by cheese, crackers, fruits, and nuts while taking in the ocean views.
More
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$49.00
From
$49.00
Taking safety measures

5 Day California Pacific Coast Getaway

5 Day California Pacific Coast Getaway

A nature-packed escape along an iconic USA route Seemingly worlds away from LA, the California coast is home to some of the most spectacular natural scenery in all the USA. Spend five days exploring local life and wildlife along the exhilarating Pacific Coast Highway. Cycle through forests and get sweeping views of the California coast with a cliff-top hike. In between all that active adventure, indulge in locally sourced treats like olive oil, craft beer and a few glasses of wine along the way. If this sounds like your kind of escape, then Cali is calling.
More
  • 5 days
  • Taking safety measures
From
$2,240.00
From
$2,240.00
Taking safety measures

America's Cup Sailing in San Diego
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

America's Cup Sailing in San Diego

star-5
65
Cruise around San Diego bay aboard an authentic 1992 America’s Cup racing yacht and travel at twice the speed of the average sailboat. The Stars and Stripes USA-11 is one of the fastest and best known America’s Cup racing yachts. It was designed and built to be raced in San Diego, and has been restored to pristine condition. Take a turn at the helm and join in grinding the winches to raise and trim the sails.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$125.00
From
$125.00
Taking safety measures

Alcatraz Island Ticket with Chinatown Guided Walking Tour

Alcatraz Island Ticket with Chinatown Guided Walking Tour

star-4
30
Take away the stress and uncertainty from booking an Alcatraz tour with this package that includes Alcatraz ferry tickets and a 90 min tour of Chinatown. Get practical tips from your guide on visiting Alcatraz then follow them through the heart of the largest Chinese community in the Western World. This is the perfect way to spend half a day in San Francisco enjoying some of its quintessential experiences with the help of a local who is on hand both to guide you and sort out logistics.
More
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$99.00
From
$99.00
Taking safety measures

San Francisco Bay Adventure Boat Sightseeing

San Francisco Bay Adventure Boat Sightseeing

star-5
190
See San Francisco’s top attractions from the water on this 1.5-hour tour by rigid inflatable boat. Your guide will provide gear to keep you dry and warm as you take off from Pier 39. Pass the infamous prison of Alcatraz, Coit Tower, the Presidio and glide under the Golden Gate Bridge while your captain provides insightful narration. Numbers are limited to 12 people to keep this small-group tour as intimate as possible.
More
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
From
$99.00
From
$99.00
Taking safety measures

City and Sea Adventure: 1 Day Hop-On Hop Off Pass and San Francisco Bay Cruise

City and Sea Adventure: 1 Day Hop-On Hop Off Pass and San Francisco Bay Cruise

star-4.5
17
In just one day, experience the best of San Francisco by land and sea with this combo package that includes two hop-on hop-off bus tours and a cruise. Check out the top attractions of San Francisco, wind through the downtown streets, and cross over the Golden Gate Bridge. Each hop-on hop-off bus tour lasts 60 minutes to 2 hours and offers live commentary. The 1-hour boat cruise takes you through San Francisco Bay, giving you prime views of Crissy Fields, the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz Island.
More
  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$84.99
From
$84.99
Taking safety measures

Panoramic Bay Cruise Sail with Half Day Wine Country Experience

Panoramic Bay Cruise Sail with Half Day Wine Country Experience

star-5
1
Highlights: - Get out of San Francisco and enjoy a half day excursion to Wine Country! - Enjoy tastings at 2 wineries (All wine tastings fees included). - Exclusive winery tour included! - Panoramic view of the San Francisco skyline, sail around Alcatraz Island and underneath the Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco Bay Bridge on this 1.5 hour bay cruise sail at sunset.
More
  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$150.00
From
$150.00
Taking safety measures

City Tour with Bay Cruise Highlights of San Francisco by Land and Sea!

City Tour with Bay Cruise Highlights of San Francisco by Land and Sea!

star-5
1
Discover two different perspectives on the City by the Bay—and make the most of your time in town—when you book this combination tour package. Begin with a comprehensive, introductory tour by air-conditioned bus: following hotel pickup, you’ll motor past highlights ranging from Fisherman’s Wharf and Golden Gate Park to Chinatown and beyond. Flexible boat tour tickets are also included in the cost; pick a time that works best for you, and glide by Alcatraz Island and under the Golden Gate Bridge.
More
  • 6 hours to 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$99.00
From
$99.00
Taking safety measures

Muir Woods Tour with 1-Hour Golden Gate Bay Cruise from San Francisco

Muir Woods Tour with 1-Hour Golden Gate Bay Cruise from San Francisco

star-4.5
5
See two of the San Francisco Bay Area’s most scenic destinations, Muir Woods and Sausalito, then get another perspective on the city during a 1-hour bay cruise. This 5-hour tour departs from Fisherman’s Wharf and crosses the Golden Gate Bridge, passing through rolling hills to reach Muir Woods National Monument. Admire the towering forest of old growth redwood trees before continuing to Sausalito, a picturesque town on the bay. Aboard your bay cruise, enjoy fantastic views of Alcatraz Island, the Golden Gate Bridge, Ghirardelli Square and more.
More
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$123.00
From
$123.00
Taking safety measures

Dolphin & Whale Watching Sunset Cruise

Dolphin & Whale Watching Sunset Cruise

star-4.5
8
Our Sunset Cruise departs from Mission Bay in beautiful San Diego, CA. Our friendly and experienced crew provides you with sightings of beautiful whales & dolphins, and an educational experience where you can learn about these animals that visit the ocean near San Diego harbor. This is topped off with our beautiful San Diego sunset.
More
  • 2 to 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$51.20
From
$51.20

Whale Watching Cruise from Mission Bay
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Whale Watching Cruise from Mission Bay

star-4.5
583
Encounter some of Earth's most magnificent creatures on a 3-hour whale-watching cruise in San Diego. The voyage departs right from Mission Bay, so you’ll be out into the open ocean and looking for animals in just 10 short minutes. Marine biologists onboard help you spot whales and dolphins and learn about their life in the deep blue sea.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$51.20
From
$51.20

Bachelorette Sailing Party on San Diego Bay up to 12 Guests

Bachelorette Sailing Party on San Diego Bay up to 12 Guests

Nothing beats a Catamaran Bachelorette Party on San Diego bay for up to 12 guests. Enjoy breathtaking views of downtown, the naval base, aircraft carriers, destroyers, and submarines, not to mention an incredible abundance of sea life including Sea Lions, Dolphins and Whales. Whether you need a classic sailboat or catamaran for your Bachelorette Party, we can provide a private catamaran that is roomy, comfortable and stable. Much heavier than traditional boats today, Sea Esta will provide a steady, smooth sail no matter what the conditions. This large and stable catamaran is perfect for sightseeing around San Diego Bay and the perfect bachelorette party yacht for you and your guests.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
$1,500.00
per group
From
$1,500.00
per group
Taking safety measures

Sunset Sailing Tour of San Diego Bay up to 6 Guests

Sunset Sailing Tour of San Diego Bay up to 6 Guests

star-5
1
A Sunset Sailing Charter on San Diego Bay is an awesome way to spend the day sightseeing in beautiful San Diego. Pacifica Sailing Charters offers several different types of sunset sailing charters and boat tours. Our sunset sailing charters and boat tours take you on an exciting tour of San Diego Bay. Book a sunset sailing boat charter and stretch out in the San Diego sunshine with a trusty skipper at the helm, A sunset sailing boat tour on San Diego Bay with Pacifica Sailing Charters is the perfect sailing experience for you and your guests. With over 20 years of boating on San Diego Bay and the waters surrounding the San Diego harbor, our sunset boat charters and sunset sailing boat tours are rated #1 on Google, Yelp, and TripAdvisor.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
$600.00
From
$600.00
Taking safety measures

Sailing Charter Sightseeing Cruise on San Diego Bay up to 6 Guests

Sailing Charter Sightseeing Cruise on San Diego Bay up to 6 Guests

star-3.5
2
A Sailing Charter on San Diego Bay is an awesome way to spend the day sightseeing in beautiful San Diego. Pacifica Sailing Charters offers several different types of sailing charters and boat tours. Sail San Diego with us. Our sailing charters and boat tours take you on an exciting tour of San Diego Bay. Book a sailing boat charter and stretch out in the San Diego sunshine with a trusty skipper at the helm, Choose from several types of yacht charters, catamaran cruises, sailboats, and powered luxury yachts. A sailing boat tour on San Diego Bay with Pacifica Sailing Charters is the perfect sailing experience for you and your guests. . With over 20 years of boating on San Diego Bay and the waters surrounding the San Diego harbor, our boat charters and sailing boat tours are rated #1 on Google, Yelp, and TripAdvisor...
More
  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
$600.00
From
$600.00
Taking safety measures

Catamaran Sailing Cruise on San Diego Bay for up to 12 Guests

Catamaran Sailing Cruise on San Diego Bay for up to 12 Guests

Catamaran on san diego bay for up to 12 guests while sailing on your private catamaran tour on the San Diego bay, enjoy breathtaking views of downtown, the naval base, aircraft carriers, destroyers, and submarines, not to mention an incredible abundance of sea life including Sea Lions, Dolphins and Whales. Whether you need a classic sailboat or catamaran for your corporate event, a sailing lesson, a whale watching tour, we can provide private boat charters and boat tours, private parties, bachelorette parties, proposals, anniversaries, birthdays, or simply a romantic sunset sail. The catamaran is a 1997 Renaissance 320 named Sea Esta. This 32′ is roomy, comfortable and stable. Much heavier than traditional boats today, Sea Esta will provide a steady, smooth sail no matter what the conditions. This large and stable catamaran is perfect for sight seeing around san diego bay and the coastal waters beyond.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
$1,500.00
per group
From
$1,500.00
per group
Taking safety measures

Catamaran Sailing Cruise on San Diego Bay for up to 6 Guests

Catamaran Sailing Cruise on San Diego Bay for up to 6 Guests

star-5
3
Take in views of San Diego's top attractions from the deck of your own private yacht—yours for a few hours, anyway. This private catamaran cruise for up to six people allows you to relax and enjoy the ocean breeze, listening to commentary from your captain. Keep watch for whales, sea lions, and dolphins while enjoying provided snacks and bottled water.
More
  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
$800.00
per group
From
$800.00
per group
Taking safety measures

Santa Barbara Wildlife and History Kayaking Tour
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Santa Barbara Wildlife and History Kayaking Tour

star-5
4
Explore California’s gorgeous coast on a scenic kayak tour. With a knowledgeable, experienced guide leading the way, bring the whole family and navigate Santa Barbara’s picturesque waterfront. Learn about the region's history and wildlife, admire the rugged coastal mountains, and watch for pelicans and egrets, dolphins and sea lions. You may even see a family of gray whales on its annual migration.
More
  • 2 hours
From
$60.00
From
$60.00

Alcatraz Inside with One Day Bike Rental and Lunch Credit

Alcatraz Inside with One Day Bike Rental and Lunch Credit

star-4.5
4
Alcatraz Island is one of San Francisco’s most visited landmarks, known for its notorious federal prison. This combo tour package is ideal for travelers who want to visit Alcatraz and enjoy sightseeing in San Francisco at their own pace. Use your round-trip ferry tickets to visit Alcatraz, then make the most of a full-day bike rental in San Francisco to be used on the same or following day. Also included is a lunch voucher for a Fisherman’s Wharf restaurant.
More
  • 1 day
  • Taking safety measures
From
$175.00
From
$175.00
Taking safety measures

Alcatraz Inside with Fisherman's Wharf Lunch Credit
Likely to Sell OutLikely to Sell Out

Alcatraz Inside with Fisherman's Wharf Lunch Credit

star-3.5
88
Guarantee your visit to Alcatraz when you book in advance. Relax aboard your ferry transportation and return at a time of your choosing. Afterward, use your food voucher at a preselected restaurant in Fisherman’s Wharf.
More
  • 3 to 5 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
$140.00
From
$140.00
Taking safety measures

Alcatraz Inside and Golden Gate Bridge Bay Boat Cruise

Alcatraz Inside and Golden Gate Bridge Bay Boat Cruise

star-3
3
Enjoy two Classic Same Day San Francisco experiences in one day — a visit inside Alcatraz Island and an additional same day sightseeing Golden Gate Bridge Boat Cruise. Take an assigned time ferry ride to Alcatraz and on the SAME DAY experience to venture under the Golden Gate Bridge by boat. Guests will be allotted enough time to experience both attractions. Our tour is designed to be an easy package to experience two of the most popular attractions in one day. Relax as we pass along San Francisco’s breathtaking waterfront, passing under the Golden Gate and around Alcatraz! Learn the history of San Francisco Bay with open-air viewpoints and observe local marine life such as sea lions, pelicans, whales and more. Audio narration is provided. Guests will be assigned to either an Alcatraz/afternoon boat or Boat Tour/afternoon Alcatraz based on our reserved voucher times. Golden Gate Cruise (roughly 1-1.5 hours) will be provided on various open air boat companies within our network.
More
  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
$125.00
From
$125.00
Taking safety measures

Alcatraz Inside with California Wine Tasting and Light Fare

Alcatraz Inside with California Wine Tasting and Light Fare

star-4
11
Skip the drive to wine country and instead enjoy a wine tasting paired with a trip to Alcatraz. Perfect for history buffs and wine lovers, this package combines a self-guided tour of Alcatraz with a wine tasting right in the heart of Fisherman’s Wharf—near where your ferry departs for Alcatraz.
More
  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
$145.00
From
$145.00
Taking safety measures

Alcatraz Early Morning Access Tour with Lunch Credit!

Alcatraz Early Morning Access Tour with Lunch Credit!

star-3.5
12
Set out for Alcatraz Island in the morning, before the crowds arrive, on this early-access tour. Ride the ferry from Pier 33 and then embark on the award-winning audio tour that tells the tales from inside the prison. After returning to the wharf, use your included credit to purchase lunch at select food vendors.
More
  • 1 day
  • Taking safety measures
From
$150.00
From
$150.00
Taking safety measures

Alcatraz Inside and One Day Bike Rental

Alcatraz Inside and One Day Bike Rental

star-4
69
Get two classic San Francisco experiences—a bike ride starting at Fisherman’s Wharf and a visit to the notorious prison island of Alcatraz—in one combined tour package. Take a scenic ferry ride to Alcatraz Island, where you can explore at your own pace on a self-guided audio tour. Use the flexible 1-day bike rental on the day of your choosing and enjoy a safe ride with a helmet included.
More
  • 3 to 10 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
$150.00
From
$150.00
Taking safety measures

Catalina Island Day Trip from Los Angeles with Zipline Adventure

Catalina Island Day Trip from Los Angeles with Zipline Adventure

star-5
1
Spend a day in paradise on this day trip to Catalina Island off the coast of Los Angeles. After a smooth 1-hour ferry ride to the island, get ready for an unforgettable zipline eco-tour! Soar high above the hills of Avalon and over the Descanso Canyon floor, stopping at eco-stations to learn about the unique and interesting aspects of the island including its wildlife, vegetation and history. This is the most exhilarating, scenic and informative way to experience this beautiful resort destination.
More
  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$275.65
Price varies by group size
From
$275.65
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Filters

Frequently Asked Questions