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Winsome - Famous Homes and Hideaways Cruise

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Address: Somerset Village MA BX, Bermuda
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Famous Homes and Hideaways Cruise: Join us on the most informative and...

Famous Homes and Hideaways Cruise: Join us on the most informative and entertaining sightseeing cruise in Bermuda. This tour will give you a wealth of historical facts along with personal stories about the island. Cruise along the shoreline to view charming colonial homes, painted in pastel colours, that are steeped in history as well as exclusive neighborhoods known as “Millionaire’s Row”. See classic Bermuda landmarks such as Gibbs Hill Lighthouse, and so much more.

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The boat cruise, the Tour Guide, the homes and the information were impressive. I enjoyed learning about the history of the area, the famous people, the wildlife, and the flora... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 October 2016
Karen B
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Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
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Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

The boat cruise, the Tour Guide, the homes and the information were impressive. I enjoyed learning about the history of the area, the famous people, the wildlife, and the flora and fauna. It was a 2 hour cruise. Half way through, we were serenaded with a beautiful Bermuda song. Very worthwhile.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

What a great tour, Mark and his crew gave all of us an awesome history lesson and knew a lot. I recommend you take the two hour tour.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

What an amazing 2 hours. Our guide knew everything about the island since he grew up there. The stories about the people who owned the homes were so interesting. It is definitely worth the trip!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is the best excursion in Kings Wharf Bermuda. A beautiful trip with a great crew that not only offers a great experience but all the crew are very eco friendly and give you a ton of knowledge about the history and environment of Bermuda. Andy Sermon, New Jersey ( by way of Guernsey)

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

We booked the excursions directly through NCL. It is an excellent, relaxing way to see the island. The boat is completely covered so we were all out of the sun. Mark was very funny and seemed to know a lot about the island. My one complaint is its advertised as the Famous Homes and Hideaways Cruise, even being billed on... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

I can't say enough good things about the tour and the guides. The tour lasts about 2 hours and takes you to all the famous and notable houses of Bermuda. The tour also takes you to some of the remote islands and inlets. I was on the Norwegian Dawn and had my two elderly parents with me. The crew was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

Booked directly through Island Tour Center because NCL didn't have the day available I wanted to go which saved us a lot of money. Excellent value and a great way to see the island through the eyes of someone who lives there. Thanks Mark!

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Royersford, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

We booked this excursion through NCL because it seemed like a good way to see the island. I highly recommend it. If you only take one excursion this is it! Jimmy was our tour guide and very informative. He seemed to know everything about everybody on the tour. The homes were beautiful. As an extra bonus, Captain Jamie sang a... More 

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We are so happy you enjoyed yourself. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

Booked through NCL. Excellent way to see the island which was very relaxing and the guide was very keen and knowledgeable. Very recommendable.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

This was the perfect way to spend the last morning in Bermuda! We booked this through NCL on a whim, and it was the most relaxing, beautiful and informative part of our trip. Mark was extremely entertaining and full of intriguing stories as we cruised around the coves and calm waters to see homes and gorgeous nature! The boat was... More 

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