Excursions in Sacramento - CA: We invite you to enjoy the history and admire the splendor of Old Sacramento from the very best vantage point, sailing along the shoreline. The capital city of the great state of California will come alive as you embark on a one hour narrated cruise on the Sacramento River.
Board a boat and set sail into the river waters as you begin your journey of the fine city of Sacramento. Sail past some of Old Sacramento's most famous historical sites. Marvel at the Delta King, a grand hotel aboard a docked riverboat. Gaze at the sturdy metal construction of the I Street Bridge. With fascinating angles, it's quite a sight to see. Float past the strong Tower Bridge and the elaborate and expansive Air Force Docks. Watch the city come alive as you listen to the narration and learn about the history of Sacramento. You will get an in-depth history and understanding of the city as you learn of the founder of Sacramento, John Sutter, through to the days of the Gold Rush and the Pony Express.
Remark at the beauty of this fine capital, complete with an exciting history and scenic river views. Relax and enjoy experiencing the city like you've never experienced it before. Let the lazy waters of the river gently float you by all the vibrancy that is Sacramento.
Nicely removed from the hustle and bustle of the city, this river cruise along the Sacramento River provides a leisurely way to learn and enjoy the scenery away from the masses. You're sure to enjoy your afternoon tour.
Meeting/pick-up point: 1206 Front Street in Old Town Sacramento.
Duration: About 1 hour.
Start/opening time: Two sailings at 1.30pm and 3.00pm. Boarding begins 15 minutes to departure.
End/closing time: 2.30pm and 4pm, respectively.
Others: Tour includes hour yacht cruise, narration of the Sacramento River History and Scenic Sacramento River views. Not all yachts and decks are wheelchair accessible. Please contact supplier in advance to ensure accessibility for the date you are planning to cruise.