Patriot Jet Boat Thrill Ride


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About The Patriot Jet Boat Thrill Ride

Get ready for speed, screams, and splashes! Come aboard the Patriot Jet Boat for an entertaining, turbo-charged tour of San Diego's most scenic waterfront spots. You'll zip and zoom past military ships, along the downtown skyline, and under the iconic Coronado Bridge. With rock music pumping, feel the wind and the refreshing spray of San Diego Bay as the Patriot carves 360-degree turns and reaches speeds upwards of 50 mph. There's nothing like it! 

Your experience includes

  • 30 minute tour on open-air jet boat
  • High-speed spins, tricks, and turns
  • Spectacular San Diego views

Select Your Cruise

30 Minute Thrill Ride

    • May 27 - Sep 5

      Tue - Sun
      Dark Mondays,
      except for holidays

      Departure Times
      • 11:30 am
      • 12:30 pm
      • 1:30 pm
      • 2:30 pm
      • 3:30 pm
      • 4:30 pm
      • 5:30 pm
      • $35.00*Adult
      • $30.00*Military
      • $35.00*Child (4-12)**

    Before you Depart

    Boards 15 Minutes Before Departure
    Must be ready to board 15 minutes before departure
    Only Guests in Good Health Should Ride
    Only Guests In Good Health Should Ride the Patriot
    Children Must Be 48 inches (122cm) or Taller
    Riders Must Be 48" (122cm) or Taller
    If Prone To Seasickness, Consider Medication In Advance
    If Prone To Seasickness, Consider Medication In Advance
    Secure Your Belongings
    Secure Your Belongings - Not Responsible for Lost Items
    You Might Get Wet!
    You Might Get Wet (Ponchos Are Provided)
    No Animals Allowed
    Service Animals Not Allowed for Safety Reasons
    You Might Get Wet!
    All guests must sign waiver before boarding
    Whelchair and disability restrictions
    All guests must be able to transfer into and out of the Patriot by themselves

    For your safety do not ride if you are pregnant, have high blood pressure, heart, neck or back problems, have had recent surgery, are prone to motion sickness or any other medical condition that might be aggravated by the speed and forces of the Patriot.

    Cruises may be cancelled in the rare event of unsafe weather conditions.
    For further information, please visit our FAQ.

    Patriot Jet Boat Route

    No two Patriot trips are the same, but this is not just a random joy ride through the bay. You will be taken past San Diego's most beautiful waterfront sights, including:

    • U.S.S. Midway Aircraft Carrier
    • North Island Naval Air Station
    • Coronado Bridge
    • Star of India and the iconic ships of the Maritime Museum
    • The San Diego skyline
    All cruises depart from 990 North Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA (Directions, Parking & FAQ).
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