Located just across the Golden Gate Bridge from San Francisco, Marin County boasts spectacular views and vibrant artistic and gourmet scenes. Your Marin adventure begins with morning pickup from your San Francisco hotel. Enjoy coffee or tea and a fresh-baked breakfast treat on the beautiful drive north to Sausalito.
Here, climb aboard a seaplane and lift off for a thrilling, 30-minute flight that takes you over the San Francisco Bay, Golden Gate Bridge, and famous hills of San Francisco. Take in unmatched views of the Pacific Ocean and the towering green hills and seaside cliffs of the Marin Headlands as your pilot narrates the sights below.
After touching down back on solid ground, board a private vehicle for driving tour of local attractions. Take in views the ocean and the San Francisco skyline and from Hawk Hill, walk along the sand at Rodeo Beach, and admire the majestic profile of Mt Tamalpais. See other points of interest like the Headlands Center of the Arts and the Marine Mammal Center.
Continue on to Muir Woods National Monument to walk among ancient redwood trees. Enjoy the serenity of the forest in the morning before the tourist buses arrive, and gaze up at some of the largest and oldest trees in the world. Recharge with a picnic lunch of locally sourced grilled cheese sandwiches and fruit, accompanied by sparkling wine or juice.
Stop at the lovely little stretch of Muir Beach, and then head back to Sausalito for a guided walking tour of this bayside community filled with galleries, unique shops and cafés. Bid farewell to your guide in the early afternoon, and continue exploring Sausalito on your own if you like. Return to San Francisco with your included ferry ticket, and enjoy stellar views of the city as on the short ride to the Ferry Building.