Alcatraz and City Sites Seaplane Tour San Francisco, CA

Seaplane Adventures242 Redwood HighwayMill Valley, CA 94941
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Go sightseeing in San Francisco from the air! Departing from Sausalito, this 20-minute San Francisco seaplane tour will take you soaring high over the Golden Gate Bridge, Oracle Park, Downtown San Francisco, Alcatraz and more! Remember to have your camera on hand as you take in the fantastic aerial views from your window seat.

up to 0.3 hrs 1 or more people

Good To Know

  • Fly over San Francisco's famous landmarks like the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, Fisherman's Wharf and more.
  • Flight duration is approximately 20 minute.
  • Departs from the seaside village of Sausalito.
  • Every passenger is guaranteed a window seat.
  • Infants ages 2 and under can fly on parent’s laps at no additional charge.
  • Seaplane seats up to 6 passengers.


from Alcatraz & City Sites Seaplane Tour
Soar over the legendary Alcatraz and Angel Island during this introductory San Francisco seaplane tour! Great for travelers with robust agendas or families and friends taking a flight for the first time.

Revel in stories of the famous Bay Islands as you take flight in a DeHaviland Beaver seaplane. Your pilot will navigate orbital views for guests while island-hopping over historic Alcatraz and Angel Island.

Learn about the Escape from Alcatraz and see the buildings on this rocky outcropping from above. A flight pass offshore the city before a smooth landing in Sausalito’s Richardson Bay, completing the most unique way to see these iconic landmarks.

The Landmarks:
  • Alcatraz Island
  • Angel Island
  • San Francisco Skyline
  • Richardson Bay
  • Sausalito
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Frequently Asked Questions about Alcatraz & City Sites Seaplane Tour

How long is this Alcatraz & City Sites Seaplane Tour of San Francisco?

The Alcatraz & City Sites Seaplane Tour lasts approximately 20 minutes.

How early should I check in for my flight?

Please have your group check in no less than 30 minutes before your flight. Flights depart on time and will not be held for late arriving parties. You will not receive a refund for missed flights.

How many people will be on the flight with my group?

There can be a maximum of six people on board or a minimum of three. Please do not worry-there is a window seat for everyone on board.

Are infants allowed on the flight?

Yes. infants are allowed on board. Seaplane Adventures has limited ear protection headsets for them, and recommend that parents bring their own noise cancellation headset or earplugs for their infants.

Are seat belt extensions available?

No. There are no seat belt extensions in Seaplane Adventures' aircraft. If you require a seat belt extension on a commercial flight, you will need one with Seaplane Adventures.

Is parking available at the seaplane base?

Yes. Free parking is available at the seaplane base located at 242 Redwood Highway Frontage Road Mill Valley, CA.

How safe is the flight?

Safety is the top priority for all flights. Seaplane Adventures maintains a spotless safety record and operates to the highest standards of safety in our industry.

Are pets allowed on this tour?

Sorry. Only service dogs are allowed on flights when needed.

Does this tour have any weight restrictions?

Passengers weighing more than 260lbs (124Kg or 18 stones) will need to purchase additional seat at time of booking. All passengers will be weighed at the time of check-in to ensure compliance with Federal Aviation Regulations and for safety purposes. Seaplane Adventures will not be able to offer a refund for any single-seat purchased for someone exceeding the limited seat weight of 260lbs (104Kg or 18 stones). Seaplane Adventures will provide an alternative time or date based on open seat availability to accommodate the guest/s whom will need to purchase an additional seat/s.