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Private Yacht Tours With Next Level Sailing: Everything You Need To Know

Whether you’re visiting San Diego or you’re local to the area, you can never have too many ideas for fun things to do. Visitors want an unforgettable experience during their trip to the Bay. Locals want a fun new adventure to explore. A private yacht tour with Next Level Sailing is the perfect solution. This short guide explains what you need to know before booking with Next Level.

What Does the Private Yacht Tour Entail?

Next Level offers a wide range of private boat charters aboard its premier yacht. The company’s special events cruises include:

  • Weddings
  • Rehearsal dinners
  • Anniversaries
  • Birthday celebrations
  • Engagement parties
  • Bridal showers
  • Family reunions

The Yacht America also hosts corporate events and has been used to film television episodes, documentaries, photo shoots and more. Even if you aren’t celebrating a special event, you can choose the cocktail or private dining cruise and experience a memorable afternoon or evening. Cocktail cruises include premium cocktails, wine and local craft beers plus gourmet hors d’oeuvres to enjoy as you take in breathtaking views while the America sails around the bay.

Private dining cruises can accommodate parties of up to 16 people. While you experience the majestic views and grandeur the Bay has to offer, you and your guests dine on exquisite food. Choose from a wide range of menus, including heavy hors d’oeuvres, gourmet sandwiches, locally sourced seafood, San Diego-style fare, global cuisines and more.

Why Choose a Private Yacht Tour?

Next Level offers its legendary whale-watching trips plus its wide range of private yacht tours. Besides the breathtaking views and exceptional food, you and your guests also receive world-class service from Next Level’s knowledgeable, dedicated and friendly staff. Relax, savor the atmosphere, take as many photos as you like and let the professional crew take care of everything else.

What To Bring With You Onboard

Prepare to pack light when you book one of Next Level’s whale-watching and private yacht tours. Be sure to dress in layers and bring a jacket or sweater, as temperatures can dip a little once you’re aboard the America. Comfortable shoes are highly recommended, along with your hat, sunglasses and sunblock if your cruise is scheduled during daylight hours. For the whale-watching trips, Next Level suggests bringing binoculars for getting a closer view of the magnificent whales passing through the Bay.

Safety Precautions

Next Level Sailing’s yacht, The America, is a US Coast Guard-inspected vessel. Inspections are performed annually to ensure that every passenger experiences a safe and enjoyable tour while onboard. Every voyage is staffed by an experienced crew, all of whom have first aid training and other required US Coast Guard credentials.

You’ll want to take note of some other key safety details while onboard. Smoking is not permitted. As required by the US Coast Guard, the yacht is fully equipped with lifejackets. Next Level also has a “No Seasickness” guarantee. With The America’s stability and large size, your cruise should be smooth sailing all around.

Sailing With the Yacht America

The America is truly a special vessel. The current ship is a replica of the original yacht that won the Royal Yacht Squadron’s Guinea Cup race in 1851. This boat has its own special history, including serving as the ambassador for the America’s Cup tour in 2015. Constructed in 1995, The America measures 139 feet long and weighs 226,000 pounds.

Booking a private yacht tour with Next Level Sailing is your first step to an extraordinary adventure. Get ready for great amenities, delicious food, a skilled professional crew and resplendent views aboard the America. Count on Next Level for the best private cruise experience ever.