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Yorktown Sailing Charters

Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690
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very Inice tour

It was interesting to observe all the work that goes into sailing a large ship as the Alliance. The... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
jdandy2
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Gloucester, Virginia
Wonderful Night for a Cruise

We had a wonderful night for a cruise, & all four of us thoroughly enjoyed our time on the river... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Jim A
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“sunset cruise” (86 reviews)
“york river” (94 reviews)
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Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690
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"weather was perfect"
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"sailing experience"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It was interesting to observe all the work that goes into sailing a large ship as the Alliance. The crew was very friendly and informative.

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a wonderful night for a cruise, & all four of us thoroughly enjoyed our time on the river. Only complaints -- they said the boat could hold 49 passengers, & 49 must have been on board. It was a little tight, so it...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Even though it was cloudy and there wasn't much of a sunset and the wind was pretty calm, the cruise was very pleasant and well organized. The Captain and his mates were very knowledgeable and accessible and provided a very informative sail.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Had a peaceful sailing experience watching storms in the distance. Very nice! My husband also help to raise the sails, which he loved.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our daughter found your web site and thought it would fit in with our vacation plans. We booked the trip when we thought the weather would cooperate. Our concern was rain that had run all week, but weather man said Sunday nite would be good....More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I took the sunset tour and both fell in love with the Alliance. What a beautiful ship! The crew was awesome and the Captain very knowledgeable. I have seen some complain about the seating, but I would gladly set on the storage...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Aboard a true sailor’s vessel was a very pleasant experience. The crew was very active and encouraged volunteers to raise and lower the sails under their supervision. I got a chance to chat with the captain and several dolphins accompanied us as we headed back...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We saw flyers for several cruises and decided that this one met our needs for location and schedule. We also wanted to go on this big sailing ship. The crew was knowledgeable and fun and invited participation by willing guests. Beverages and snacks for sale....More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

“I love this pirate ship.” Words from my little fellow. He had an awesome time. It was a very nice ride and informative too.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Reasonable price, great views, tour views explained in details, going up stream should be an option also,

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Ron R
26 April 2017|
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Response from Laura L | Property representative |
If we cancel due to weather, yes you do get a raincheck.
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Blueboss573
2 December 2016|
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Response from Laura L | Property representative |
Yes, Debbie is correct. $37 per adult for the 2 hour sightseeing cruises. We sail at 11am, 2pm and 6pm at that time of year. You can purchase tickets up to one month ahead so please check back in early April.
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