Port of Call Information

Port of Call Information

San Francisco, California

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San Francisco, California


The Port of San Francisco is both a world-class cruise port and a world-renown travel destination. With outdoor activities, exceptional shopping, breathtaking vistas, and farm-to-table culinary fare, San Francisco charms all of their travelers. When exploring the port, dine at one of the 30 bayside restaurants.

Things to Do

Iconic Neighborhoods

  • Fisherman’s Warf- Located in the north edge of the city, this is the perfect place for travelers to pick up souvenirs, dine on authentic seafood, and get picturesque views of the Golden Gate Bridge.
  • Chinatown- For a lively area of town with authentic Chinese food, venture to Chinatown. Stop by Union Square for first rate shopping, restaurants and nightlife.

Hyatt Regency San Francisco
5 Embarcadero Center, San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone:(415) 788-1234
0.9 miles from Cruise Terminal

Le Méridien San Francisco
Address: 333 Battery St, San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone: (415) 296-2900
0.7 miles from the Cruise Terminal

  • Walk across the 4,200 foot Golden Gate Bridge to catch the cool breeze of the Pacific Ocean. This gateway to San Francisco will give you great views of the city and landscape.
  • Visit the nearby Coit Tower, a slender, white building constructed in the 1930s that is famous for its murals and 360 degree views of the water and city.
Family Friendly
  • Aquarium of the Bay is home to 20,000 local water creatures. Find eels, otters, jelly and even sharks while exploring this nearby attractions.
  • San Francisco is known for their iconic cable cars and their Cable Car Museum is the perfect place to learn more about this 145 year old method of transportation.

San Francisco and Oakland both have prominent professional sports teams in the area.

San Francisco Giants
AT&T Park: 24 Willie Mays Plaza, San Francisco, CA 94107

Oakland Athletics
Oakland Alameda Coliseum: 7000 Coliseum Way, Oakland, CA 94621

San Jose Sharks
SAP Center: 525 W Santa Clara St, San Jose, CA 95113

San Francisco 49ers
Levi's Stadium: 4900 Marie P DeBartolo Way, Santa Clara, CA 95054

Oakland Raiders
Oakland Alameda Coliseum: 7000 Coliseum Way, Oakland, CA 94621

Golden State Warriors
Oracle Arena: 7000 Coliseum Way, Oakland, CA 94621

San Jose Earthquakes
Avaya Stadium: 1123 Coleman Ave, San Jose, CA 95110

Driving Directions

Cruise Terminal Address:
James R. Herman Cruise Terminal
Pier 27 The Embarcadero
San Francisco, CA 94133

Parking Address:
80 San Francisco Street
San Francisco, CA 94133

If coming by car, visitors may be dropped-off and picked-up at the Terminal front door.    

Directions from San Francisco Airport (SFO)

  • Start off by going EAST toward South Link Road
  • Make a RIGHT on South Link Road
  • RIGHT onto North McDonnell Road
  • Stay on current road onto Road 18
  • Merge onto US-101 North toward San Francisco
  • Merge Onto I-280 North toward Port of San Francisco
  • Take EXIT on Left
  • Merge onto King Street
  • King becomes Embarcadero
  • Turn RIGHT onto Embarcadero