Sausalito is rich with nautical history, boating, delicious waterfront restaurants, wonderful shopping and spectacular hotels.
Sausalito celebrates its extensive boating and artist communities. Located North of San Francisco with the Golden Gate Bridge as its gateway, Sausalito has expansive views of the San Francisco skyline and Richardson Bay. This waterfront town offers excitement for the entire family. Romantics have been enjoying Sausalito for generations from proposals to weddings to anniversaries. This historical waterfront town has won the hearts of many.
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Getting out on the water is easy from Sausalito:
Tours and Sails
Please check out our Sailing Calendar for public sails and events on the Bay.
*Friday Night Sunset Sails boarding in Sausalito sail in central bay with the sunset beyond the Golden Gate Bridge. 2 hour sail on the classic schooner Freda B.
*Private Golden Gate Bridge Tours for up to 11 guests on the Historic wooden trawler "Cimba" 2 hour Special trip boarding in Sausalito $595.
*Private Zodiac Tours for up to 6 guests on board the fast and efficient Zodiac Pro Open. Get up close and personal with the San Francisco Bay and Golden Gate Bridge on this thrilling fast paced tour of the Bridge. 1.5 hour private tour $395.
*Private Schooner Sail for up to 45 guests on the Classic Schooner Freda B starting at $2400.
Sausalito is home to many great local events including:
Caledonia Street Festival
Jazz by the Bay
Fourth of July fireworks
Sausalito Arts Festival
Sausalito's Lighted Boat parade
There are many ways to access Sausalito when staying in the San Francisco Bay Area. The most convenient way to get here is by ferry, bicycle, public transportation or by car. Metered or hourly parking available downtown and most harbors offer parking when chartering or renting a boat. Once you are here it is easy to spend the day on foot or enjoy a harbor tour or a small boat rental on the water.
So come, warm up, enjoy the people, the water, the art and the food. Arrive a stranger and leave a friend of Sausalito!!!
A waterfront walking path weaves alongside restaurants, past the marinas, and through the small community park.
Sails from departing from downtown Sausalito:
Local History Sail
City Lights Sails
Sausalito Harbor Tours
Golden Gate Bridge Tours
SF Giants Games
Fourth of July Fireworks
Opening Day on the Bay
Lighted Boat Parade
America's Cup Race Spectator Series 2013