San Francisco is located on the West coast of the United States at the tip of the San Francisco peninsula and includes the significant stretches of the Pacific Ocean and the famous San Francisco Bay within its boundaries. There are several islands around which form part of the major city, Alcatraz, Treasure Island, the adjacent Yerba Buena Island and also a small portion of Almeda Island, Red Rock Island, the Angel Island and the uninhabited Farallon islands which are located about 27 miles (47km) offshore in the Pacific Ocean. San Francisco is considered as a popular international destinations and is renowned for its chilly summer fog, steep rolling hills, eclectic mix of Victorian and modern architecture and its famous landmarks, including the Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars, and Chinatown. The city of San Francisco is also a principal banking and finance center, and the home of over 30 international financial institutions, helping to make San Francisco 18th place in the world’s top producing cities, ninth in the United States, and is fifteenth place in the top twenty Global Financial Centers.
The beautiful setting of the city along the San Francisco Bay and the Pacific Ocean offer some of the country’s most beautiful sunsets. The morning fog that rolls in from the bay makes it easy to enjoy a cup of coffee on a quiet and peaceful morning. As your day heats up the city comes alive with all sorts of outdoor activities like yacht chartering in the San Francisco Bay or hiking one of the many trails of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. Most of the yacht charter cruises from San Francisco Bay sail around Alcatraz Island, Angel Island, close to Sausalito, parallel the Golden Gate Bridge, and then right down the city front. While yacht chartering in San Francisco, you will also have the opportunity to discover the famous Fisherman’s Wharf which is filled with some of the top San Francisco activities and attractions. In addition to excellent San Francisco restaurants, cafes, and bars the Wharf is also a haven for street performers, and it’s filled with cable cars, souvenir shops and some of the coolest, most unique museums you’ll ever see. You can also see the sea lions at Pier 39 and watch hundreds of them laze about on the docks barking and preening as tourists stand nearby, taking photos and just enjoying the scene.
The Port of San Francisco lies on the Northeastern shores of a peninsula that separates the San Francisco Bay from the Pacific Ocean. Located just 4 km to the West of the Port of Oakland, the port is about 375 nautical miles to the North-northwest of the American biggest port of Los Angeles. Many yacht charterers anchoring in the port of San Francisco for its beautiful waterfront which offers many yacht charter itineraries adventures from whale-watching trips to tours of the infamous Alcatraz Island. The Port of San Francisco is one of the best places to watch seals from the docks), and it is a place of glorious natural beauty. The Pier 39 marina is considered as the premier San Francisco Bay marina and it located on the Fisherman’s wharf.
Pier 39 Marina is located on the San Francisco waterfront, a beam reach to Alcatraz and the Golden Gate Bridge. From our marina you can be on the bay and sailing within minutes.
For yacht charterers coming from the Pacific Ocean and heading for San Francisco Bay, while they pass under the Golden Gate Bridge, the San Francisco Marina East lies on the southern shore. The marina offers more than 500 slips and moorings for yachts measuring up to 40 ft in length. The San Francisco marina West harbor is located on the northern waterfront of the City of San Francisco. The Yacht Harbor provides public boat slips, water access, and park space – including the Marina Green – for local residents and visitors. The South beach harbor marina is located between Pier 40 and AT&T Park, 1/2 mile south of the Bay Bridge on the Embarcadero; the marina enjoys beautiful weather, access to great sailing and spectacular views of the City skyline. The marina offers 700 slips with concrete docks, a 640 ft for recreational and commercial Guest Dock, Pier 40 Maritime Center and South Beach Park. The Treasure Isle marina lies on the Treasure Island in San Francisco, in the state of California. It is often said that the marina is situated in one of the most scenic and well-protected small boat harbors on the West Coast. The marina offers some spectacular views of the San Francisco skyline, the Oakland/San Francisco Bay Bridge, the Golden Gate Bridge and the East Hills, this marina is a hidden jewel. It offers about 107 slips and moorings for yachts measuring a maximum length of 60ft.