Whether you want to experience a tour of Santa Barbara’s beautiful coast, have a romantic evening with a loved one, enjoy music out on the water with friends, or plan your perfect party, Celebration Cruises has everything you need. Here you can learn all about our selection of Santa Barbara cruises on board our three boats: the 80-ft multi-level luxury yacht Azure Seas, fully-electric Whisper and family-friendly local legend Santa Barbara Water Taxi – known as Lil’ Toot.
AZURE SEAS: “Absolutely magical” best describes a Santa Barbara voyage aboard the Azure Seas. Whether you’re looking for a romantic sunset cruise for two or a memorable event for a group of friends, business associates, or family, come enjoy Santa Barbara’s most scenic coastal and sunset cruises aboard our sleek and stylish multi-level, 70-foot yacht. With ample indoor and outdoor seating, full bar, 360 degree views of the Santa Barbara coastline and a professionally trained crew for your safety, questions and needs; Azure Seas has it all.
WHISPER: As the only fully electric charter boat in Santa Barbara, Whisper is the perfect venue for romantic and memorable moments in your life like engagements, anniversaries and birthdays. It’s also a perfect venue for dining on the water with friends, small business meetings, after work get-togethers or a cocktail reception. As it’s name suggests, Whisper runs totally silent with no loud whirring engine and it’s electric motor produces no unpleasant fumes or smells often associated with boating fun. It’s cozy interior is perfect for lounging, snacking and conversation. Bring your own snacks, appetizers, drinks, beer or wine – or let us know and we can make those arrangements for you.
LIL’ TOOT: The happiest boat in the harbor, Lil’ Toot, is a great option for a water taxi ride or your next party, get together or special event! Our unique water taxi boat can help make your next shindig a splash in the Santa Barbara Harbor. For groups of up to 19 people, Lil’ Toot supplies a captain and crew and can explore the Santa Barbara Harbor and surrounding areas. You can check out local sea life, beaches, beautiful harbor sights and of course the beautiful Santa Barbara waterfront while relaxing, enjoying a meal or comfortably enjoying relaxing conversation with your group. Our public rides included a short narrated tour between Santa Barbara Harbor and Stearns Wharf where you can see sea lions, learn about local wildlife and landmarks.
SANTA BARBARA PARASAIL: Through Celebration Cruises partnership with Central Coast Parasail, parasailing has returned to Santa Barbara! Successfully operating Ventura Parasail and Channel Islands Parasail, Central Coast Parasail has now expanded to include Santa Barbara Parasail with departures from Stearns Wharf alongside Celebration Cruises. All aboard the parasail vessel, Journey, where you can fly up to 1,000 feet in the air and gaze down upon all of the Santa Barbara waterfront and beyond! Central Coast Parasailing has taken passengers as young as *2 and as old as 102, so it truly is an activity for anyone who wants to experience the thrill and wonder of being high in the sky above Santa Barbara! With years of experience, a pristine safety record, and amazing reviews, Captain Dave and the crew of Santa Barbara Parasail are ready to give you the experience of a lifetime.
Depart directly from Stearns Wharf at the Celebration Cruises kiosk and purchase your tickets online via Santa Barbara Parasail’s website or from a Celebration Cruises associate in person. Reservations are recommended, though – because people are so excited that parasailing is back in Santa Barbara!