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School River Tours School River Tours

Come aboard with your school group and learn in a fun environment! 

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Santa Holiday River Cruises Santa Holiday River Cruises

Join Hornblower on a one hour adventure on the Sacramento River with Santa and hot coco!

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Hornblower Creates Amazing Experiences

Searching for a Sacramento river cruise? We’re here to help—and to give you an amazing experience you won’t forget. Hornblower Cruises has plenty of options for your Sacramento river cruise, including fascinating historic Sacramento river boat cruises, and educational Sacramento school river tours. California's capital city is filled with exciting history and beautiful sights, and you’ll have the perfect view.

If you’re looking for boat rides in Sacramento, there’s no better venue. The beautiful Capitol Hornblower has classic yacht details with all the modern conveniences, to make your Sacramento river cruise comfortable and relaxing as well as educational and beautiful. It can hold up to 150 people and is available for private charter events, including Sacramento birthday parties and Sacramento anniversary parties. With its large-scale windows designed to provide non-stop views for every passenger, and unique spaces for dining and celebrating, this special vessel will transport you and your guests with an inspiring and signature experience.

 

However you choose to cruise, you’ll glide down the Sacramento River, taking in beautiful views of California’s storied state capital. Drift past bustling downtown and historic Old Sacramento, passing the Delta King, the I Street Bridge, the Tower Bridge, and the Air Force Docks. If you take a Sacramento historic river cruise, you’ll hear fascinating stories from the history of Sacramento while you cruise—from John Sutter, the founder of Sacramento, to the wild first days of the Gold Rush and the legendary Pony Express.