America's Cup Sailing Experience in San Francisco Bay

  • 174 Ratings

Step aboard the world's most modern America's Cup yacht for a thrilling sailing experience. Combine this world-class yacht with the world renowned sailing conditions of San Francisco Bay for an experience you won't forget.

Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Cancellation: 2 days in advance.

What You Will Do

  • Set sail on an iconic America's Cup racing yacht for over two hours of aquatic fun
  • Take the helm or work the sail trim controls, affectionately called "coffee grinders", to hoist and tack the sails
  • Sail with professionals, who offer helpful pointers and tips, plus discuss the America's Cup history and share sea stories
  • Sail on the official 34th America's Cup race course, while taking in the spectacular San Francisco skyline

What's Included

  • Sailing adventure
  • Bottled water and energy snacks
  • Waterproof pants and warm jackets

Additional Information

  • The crew aboard will get you involved if you wish to help sail the yacht. Wear comfortable clothes and closed-toed, rubber soled, flat shoes. Boat (or non-marking) shoes are not necessary. Guests will be required to sign a liability waiver prior to participating. This can be viewed online at

  • This tour reserves the right to cancel a charter due to hazardous weather conditions, unexpected boat repair, or less than 8 guests confirmed on the charter. Guests may change or cancel your reservation without penalty up until 48 hours prior to your scheduled departure.

Customer Reviews

  • 174 Ratings

  • JEFF

The crew was very nice, boat is amazing. This is full on race boat. Due to a bad shoulder I can't grind but got to drive for 5 minutes. Loved it!

September 28, 2017

  • shannon

The crew was fantastic! I reserved this because it seemed like it would be fun, I was wrong... it was FANTASTIC!!!

September 6, 2017

  • Mei

Because I usually sailing or crewsing at Tokyo Bay , So I satisfied at SFO Bay AC Saillng so much ! This time I exprienced & felt many things‼︎ I felt nice wind , rat handlng ,grnder and something much more ❗️ Especially I am very glad I met captain Joe and frendly crew !‼︎

August 11, 2017
Beach Street & The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94133, United States