What to Do?

Sausalito is well-known for its arts, entertainment, and culture. Sailing and paddle-boarding. Fine food, wine and vodka tasting. Or our celebrated maritime history including the building of small and large wooden boats to Naval ship building and so much more.

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Hanson Gallery and Tasting Room in the heart of downtown Sausalito, just over Golden Gate Bridge from San Francisco. Enjoy the spectacular views of San Francisco and explore the extensive art collection of Hanson Gallery

Taste Hanson Spirits in Sausalito

Enjoy a unique tasting of organic grape-based vodka in the sleepy artist community of Sausalito. Sip cocktails and savor caviar while enjoying sweeping views of San Francisco and the bay area. Learn both how to taste vodka and how it’s distilled.
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Gourmet Food & Wine Tour

This bayside village boasts a handful of famous restaurants on and near the ferry and is a perfect place to spend a morning exploring the top restaurants with some of the worlds most beautiful views. Similiar to some of our other Napa Valley tours, this tour is intended as a very filling multi-course lunch with wine pairings. It includes 4 sit-down restaurant experiences in all, with an organic chocolate stop for our sweet tooths!

Location: Our Sausalito Food Tour takes place on Bridgeway along the beautiful bay with sweeping views.

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SEATREK

We now offer classes, trips, and rentals for both ocean kayaks and stand up paddleboards. Whatever your skill level and experience, you will find the Sea Trek staff ready to help make your adventure safe and enjoyable.
Mon. – Tues. 9 am – 5 pm
Wed. – Sun. 7 am – 6 pm
*Last rental goes out 1 hour before closing
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Call of the Sea

Climb aboard and enjoy San Francisco and Sausalito from the water.  Community sails are open to all ages and no sailing experience is necessary!

Proceeds help support our youth educational programs.

Sailing on a tall ship requires active listening, communication, and cooperation. Learn to sail in a customized team building and sailing experience.  Call of the Sea also offers private sails for:

  • Birthday parties
  • Corporate events
  • Alumni Gatherings
  • Fleet week
  • Sail by San Francisco sights such as the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, and Angel Island.
  • Sit back and enjoy the view, or help sail the ship with the assistance of our professional crew.
  • Light refreshments are available on all public sails.

In response to COVID-19, Call of the Sea follows strict hygiene protocols so your sailing experience is safe and healthy.

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Floating Homes Tour

The Floating Homes Association conducts private tours for small groups, the specifics are listed below. It is a more intimate setting as the Homeowners are usually home to tell all about their homes. We separate the attendees into four (4) groups of ten (10) with a guide to tour, each attendee will see all four (4) homes. It usually takes about 90 minutes to complete the tour.
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Seaplane Adventures

Get a different perspective of the Bay Area with this family-friendly aerial adventure. You’ll soar high above the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, and the Marin Headlands in a six-seat plane that provides everyone with a window seat. Brief Description (up to 300 characters will display)Sightseeing air tours over the San Francisco skyline, Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz Island, and Marin County.
Hours of Operation: 10 am – 5 pm
Outside Event Space: 100+ people
Maximum number (group size):  6 People
We do offer group flights.
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Schooner Freda B

The Schooner Freda B is one of San Francisco Bay’s most popular yachts for locals and visitors alike. She is an 80′ sailboat modeled after the traditional tall-ships from the 19th Century, known for their stability and elegance. Freda B is available for both public and private charters.

Telephone: 415-331-0444
Hours of Operation: Year-round
Maximum number (group size): 49 persons
Event/Meeting Space: 80′ sailboat that can hold up to 49 passengers

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Madrigal Family Winery

Wine Tasting, Wine by the Glass, Wine and Chocolate Pairing, Wine Clubs, Tasting Room Available for Events, Monthly Art Exhibitions, Live Music

Hours of Operation: 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Maximum number (group size): 35 persons

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Art by Lucinda

This is an opportunity to take a time out from the current situation, and to change your perspective by creating art. Lucinda will guide you on how mix color, create studies and ultimately paint a painting while you relax and share time with people who have similar interests.

She is offering a peaceful time that may help you get back to things that really matter. Creating! Jump start your creative brain. It is fun. It’s enjoyable.

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Sausalito Wooden Boat Tour

Using the Sausalito Wooden Boat Tour guide book finding the treasure is easy. Maps and directions lead the way into Sausalito’s nautical history, boat by boat. Upon discovery, participants read about the boat, compose a short poem and draw a picture in their scrap books (provided). The time of completion is then recorded. When the teams return to home base, the scores will be tallied, scrap books shared and poetry put into song. If your group knows how to have fun while they learn…you’ll be giving us a good review! This activity takes about two hours to complete. Minimum group size: 15 /Maximum group size: 10
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Call of the sea

Using the Sausalito Wooden Boat Tour guide book finding the treasure is easy. Maps and directions lead the way into Sausalito’s nautical history, boat by boat. Upon discovery, participants read about the boat, compose a short poem and draw a picture in their scrap books (provided). The time of completion is then recorded. When the teams return to home base, the scores will be tallied, scrap books shared and poetry put into song. If your group knows how to have fun while they learn…you’ll be giving us a good review! This activity takes about two hours to complete. Minimum group size: 15 /Maximum group size: 10
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Shanutski

Exclusive Yacht Charters – San Francisco Bay.
Private Yacht Charter for safe, comfortable service catered to you to live the postcard life. Your Captain is at your service.

Shanutski Packages (max six passengers)

  • The Gilligan – 3 hour tour
  • Hooper Drives the Boat

  • Good Morning world

  • Overnights

Contact: Captain Timothy