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Tall Ship Silva Inc

Queens Wharf, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3N5, Canada
+1 902-429-9463
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The wind in your hair!

This beautifully appointed sailing ship delivered on a wonderful experience in the Halifax harbour... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Vclarke1
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A tourist trap -- overpriced, overcrowded, too short. We paid $73 CAD for two adults, including a... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2016
julia m
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long island, new york
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Relax onboard Tall Ship Silva and take in the view of our charming seaside city. With miles of shore line guarded by George's Island and its graceful lighthouse, guests can keep a look out for marine life. Enjoy a cold drink or snack from our fully licensed pub. If you choose to participate, you can haul on lines with the crew, set sails or steer from the helm.
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  • Very good17%
  • Average15%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible6%
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Queens Wharf, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3N5, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This beautifully appointed sailing ship delivered on a wonderful experience in the Halifax harbour. I liked that I could enjoy a glass of wine or a mixed drink during the 90 trip. For the entire time aboard, we were free to move around on deck...More

Thank Vclarke1
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

A tourist trap -- overpriced, overcrowded, too short. We paid $73 CAD for two adults, including a $4 fuel surcharge. NOTE: This is a sailboat. With actual sails. That the crew used for about five minutes. Even though the breeze was sufficient for us to...More

3  Thank julia m
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Very nice experience with friends and not very expensive. You can have refreshments, beers and the cruise is about 2 and a half hours long with a historic commentary about the harbor and Halifax.

Thank dato60
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Tall Ship Silva was one of our stops during a bachelorette party I threw ! We went on Saturday night from 1030-1230... & this was definitely the best time to have gone ! We really lucked out & had a lot of other groups on...More

Thank kComeau89
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

A very good experience. A very calm day helped, if it had been a bit rough, well? Saw contrasting ship in harbour, Queen Mary2 and Greenpeace. This trip is well recommended.

Thank makem_10
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Spent an afternoon on Tall Ship Silva. Had a couple beers as there was a bar, enjoyed the beautiful Harbour and some history from the crew. The rest of the time they played some music which was nice. Overall a lovely afternoon. This trip was...More

Thank Katyms
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Opportunity to join the last wine cruise of the season. Luckett Vineyard hostess Gena was knowledgable and a pleasure to talk to about her wines. The food pairing were terrific. Kudos to the Chef. Lots of seafood and other appetizers for everyone on board. All...More

Thank Twyla M
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We took a 1 1/2 hour harbor cruise with our 11 year old son. He was fascinated by the ship and sights and the crew spent most of the trip explaining everything to him in detail. They were so nice! The trip itself was a...More

Thank Jonathan H
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Disappointing. We had sailed on a sailing ship in Lunenburg Nova Scotia the previous week but decided to take our 2 children with us in Halifax the following week. We left the harbour and they then hoisted the sails but they are just for decorative...More

3  Thank Hefhef
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We took the 6:30 evening cruise. It was lovely with several platters of finder food on handy on deck. Drinks were available to purchase in the cabin. Weather was perfect. We watched the sails go up and a passenger was invited to help with the...More

Thank Lois B
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