Experience the sail of a lifetime on the most recognizable America’s Cup racing yacht in the world. Stars & Stripes USA-11 is the the largest and fastest sailboat in San Diego, ensuring a thrilling sailing tour for all guests of all ages! During our three-hour excursion, all guests are encouraged to participate as a crew member by helping grind the winches, or an easier task such as taking the helm & steering the vessel. Guests onboard Stars & Stripes are also more than welcome to sit back, relax, and enjoy the wonderful views of San Diego.
The cost for this ultimate San Diego boat tour is $75 for ages 5 to 18 and $125 for adults. This includes an America’s Cup history presentation prior to the sail, the three hour boat ride, water & soft drinks, plus photos and videos of all the action on board. All guests are welcome to join us after the sail in our “yacht club” to view the days photos while enjoying complimentary beer, wine and snacks. Souvnier caps, t-shirts, and windbreakers are available for purchase. Complimentary valet parking is available at the main entrance to the Kona Kai Resort and free public parking is nearby.
Stars & Stripes
Stars & Stripes USA-11 is an America’s Cup Class racing yacht. The boat raced in the 1992 America’s Cup held in San Diego, California. It was piloted by Team Dennis Conner, an America’s Cup champion. The USA-11 is only one of the several sailboats part of Dennis Conner’s America’s Cup syndicate. While most of the other Stars & Stripes vessels are 12 meters long, USA-11 is bigger, heavier, and faster.