512 Hornblower Cruises & Events Tips
Hats tend to fly away once you get to the open ocean so hold on to them
Dress in layers. We went out on a 75 degree day and I was thankful for my lightweight hoodie.
They have hotdogs and chips if you forgot to bring snacks.
We paid $10 for all day parking and had to walk like 3 blocks. It was a very nice walk too!
Check the weather before you go downtown that day and you can decide for yourself what to wear.
Your camera needs to be able to zoom. The closest distance is 100 yards.
Do not bring own food, you don't want to have to carry much.
If you are staying somewhere downtown or near the trolley, just walk or take the trolley
Sit in elevated area, left side as you come out on back deck, best views
Park in the cruise ship parking lot across from ticket booth=$4.00, get change from vistor center
BYOSnacks but the beverages are fairly priced 2 beers= $10.00
Wind breakers, hat,sunglasses & $4.00 in quarters for the meters
3 p.m. tour had great a great sunset and you watch the city lights go on!
Set your camera on "sport" (fast shutter) mode!