Sausalito is a town known for its rich history and enjoyable boating opportunities. Its close proximity to the Golden Gate Bridge gives many an opportunity to take in a lot of breathtaking scenes. The relaxing boating community, sights, and sounds of this old town attract tourists from all over the world.
Sausalito is not only ideal for boating, but also is known for its unique history. Tours are available that will capture the essence of this historical boating dock town. For three hours, this wooden boat tour is full of attractions that reveal its charm and elegance. Take in a little history by viewing WWII shipyards and discovering how Liberty ships originated. Some popular attractions that line the walkway are the Arques School of Traditional Boat Building and Spaulding Boatworks, which celebrate the artistry of wooden boat making. Tourists can meet the artists, ask them questions about their craft, and view the many boats that bring business to this quaint community. Refreshments are served at the end of the tour in the Butterflute Studios. Don't forget to bring the entire family along for the ride, as children aged twelve and under get in free!