Lil’ Toot, Santa Barbara’s original waterfront taxi, provides narrated boat rides between the Santa Barbara Harbor and Stearns Wharf every half hour. With seating up to 19 passengers, the water taxi rides and harbor tours are offered on a first-come, first-served basis.
Experience the two sides of the Santa Barbara Waterfront: From Santa Barbara to Stearns Wharf, Lil’ Toot takes you for souvenir shopping, the Sea Center, whale watching, fishing, and dining at the Shellfish Company, Longboard’s, and Moby Dick Restaurant. From the Wharf to the Santa Barbara Harbor, Lil’ Toot takes you to popular local destinations including the Santa Barbara Maritime Museum. Check out restaurants offering fresh seafood – like Brophy Brothers, Chomp on the Rocks, and Salty at the Beach. You can also enjoy the beautiful scenery by strolling out on the breakwater and taking in a sunset.
Lil’ Toot offers a first-rate experience and tour of the Santa Barbara waterfront. Lil’ Toot's captain and crew will fill the cruise with interesting facts and tidbits about local harbor history, celebrity-owned yachts, wildlife, and more.