Sights and Sips Cocktail Cruise in San Diego

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Location: San Diego
Category: Tours & Sightseeing
Duration: 2.0 hours
Trip difficulty: Easy
Max Group Size:
Currency: USD
Language: English
TimeZone: America/Los_Angeles
Highlights -View of the shimmering city skyline as you sail at sundown
-Delightful music to admire the city skyline & sites
-Cruising through San Diego's calm waters on a modern yacht
-Knowledgeable captain providing fun facts about local sights
-Welcome cocktail & seated hors d’oeuvres upon boarding
Spend happy hour on the water during this San Diego evening cruise. After a welcome glass of champagne, enjoy views of the water and city skyline as you glide through San Diego Bay.
Celebrate a beautiful evening with a delightful cruise along the calm waters of San Diego. A cocktail and friendly crew greets you as you board a luxurious yacht, while you enjoy the city at twilight on this cruise.

As you sail through spectacular blue waters, admire the city skyline as the sun dips to the horizon. Enjoy views of over 50 landmarks, and enjoy light background music and plated hors d'oeuvres. Opt to buy a signature drink and enjoy panoramic views of San Diego at sunset before the yacht returns to shore.

This cruise is currently only offering outdoor dining options only. We are fortunate to have beautiful outdoor decks that are available for sightseeing on San Diego Bay.  Food and beverage service will be available at outdoor tables. Access to the outer decks is by stairs only and you will have access to restrooms. We have great weather on the bay right now, we would just recommend you bring a hat, light sweater or jacket and of course your shades! 
Included -2-Hour Event
-Boarding glass of champagne
-Light plated appetizers
-Background music & light narration of local points of interest
-All taxes and fees
Excluded -Gratuities
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
-Additional alcoholic beverages
Know before you book -You must be 13 or older.
-You must be 21 years of age to consume alcohol.
Know before you go -Check-in is 30 minutes prior to the booked cruise start time.
-Gratuity is not included and is left to individual discretion.
-This activity operates rain or shine.
-You should wear cocktail attire (slacks, a skirt, or a dress) and bring a light jacket.
-You should bring a valid photo ID to verify your name and age.
Additional Information
Hornblower has been following all safety guidelines to provide a safe and healthy environment for our guests and crew. With the latest changes to the county guidelines all restaurants in San Diego are required to close their indoor dining rooms for 3 weeks starting July 7.  This cruise will have outdoor dining options only. 
Dress Code: Casual or Cocktail Attire
Required to bring: Valid photo ID
Guests are required to wear masks/face coverings when on board and as they are interacting with others who are not members of their household/party. Masks/face coverings are not required while seated. Masks/face coverings are not required on children under the age of two and anyone who cannot medically tolerate the mask/face covering.

Health Items Face masks required for travelers in public areas, Face masks required for guides in public areas, Face masks provided for travelers, Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff, Social distancing enforced throughout experience, Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas, Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized, Regular temperature checks for staff, Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms

Operating Info

Booking Cut-off 24 hours
Minimum 1 guests per booking
Maximum 19 guests per booking
Valid Only on date on reservation

Operating Type:

Fixed Times


April - October: From 04-02-2021 To 10-30-2021
Friday 18:00
Saturday 18:00


Type: Starts location
Lat & Long:
Address: Pier 2 , 970 N Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA, 92101
Notes: We are located 1/2 block south of Broadway on N. Harbor Drive. Next to the USS Midway Museum
Start Location Notes Pier 2 , 970 N Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA, 92101


Cancellation Policy: none
Cancellation Cut-off: 24 hours
Cancellation Notes:


Adult 13-99 years Available on request
Child 4-12 years Available on request


Option Name Sights & Sips Cocktail Cruise
Option Description 2 hour Cruise boarding at 6 pm, cruising at 6:30 pm

Other Information

FAQ What time do I board the ship?

Boarding time is usually 30 minutes prior to departure for all cruises. Please check your boarding time when making your reservation.

Is smoking allowed?

Smoking is allowed on the outside decks only with the exception of Harbor Tours, Sights & Sips and Whale Watching Cruises. Please dispose of all refuse in proper receptacles. Do not throw anything into the water. Please help us keep our harbors clean.

Confirmation necessary? No
Redemption Tickets will be held at the box office