Disembark from our historically rich pier, Stearns Wharf, for a one-way trip adventure to Santa Barbara Harbor!
Child tickets for ages 0 – 12.
Onboard Lil’ Toot, our Captain and crew dish out local history and lore of the Santa Barbara Waterfront and Harbor, telling exactly how these locations have shaped our beloved City’s history throughout the decades. This 30 minute excursion in the water is a perfect break from crowds with your family and friends, plus it is an excellent opportunity to see and learn about the many boats that reside here, Santa Barbara’s shoreline, and the Harbor’s abundant marine life- Make sure to be on the lookout for our curious harbor seals and squadrons of giant pelicans at the bait barge!
30 minutes each way
Know Before you go
Check-in is at our kiosk located at 237 Stearns Wharf, Santa Barbara, CA 93101.
Stearns Wharf is the pier at the end of State St., the main street in Santa Barbara. We are 3/4 of the way down the pier on the left side across from Moby Dicks Restaurant. Look for the blue and white flag that reads ‘BOAT RIDES’.
Parking is available on Stearns Wharf but please allow 30 to 45 minutes to find a parking spot. The valet lot next to the Harbor Restaurant is for all businesses on the wharf.
• For your comfort you may want a jacket depending on the weather
• Unfortunately, the vessel is not wheelchair accessible
• For the health and safety of everyone on board the Lil’ Toot is a non-smoking
vessel, including E-cigarettes
• For your safety, high-heeled shoes are not allowed
• No pets on board
Ferry Boat in Santa Barbara, CA > Lil’ Toot Narrated Rides: Stearns Wharf Departures