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Fort Lauderdale Sailing Charter provided by A Day on the Water

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Fort Lauderdale Sailing Charter

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2 adults
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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
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Updated 07/12/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Fort Lauderdale Sailing Charter
Limit charter capacity to private parties only, allowing for social distancing Encourage frequent guest handwashing and supplies to support healthy hygiene behaviors Face Coverings among all staff, as feasible Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces Provide disposable cups
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Updated 07/12/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Spend time on the water and sail along the coast of Fort Lauderdale on this private sailboat trip. This personalized excursion is ideal for travelers looking for a luxurious alternative to crowded large group boat tours. Enjoy a tour that puts the power of itinerary planning in your hands—choose to sail in the Atlantic Ocean, or travel down Fort Lauderdale New River.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    937 Mandarin Isle
    937 Mandarin Isle, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315, USA
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    A Day on the Water
    Stop: 4 hours - Admission included
    Your charter will begin and end at a private residence. We will board with group pictures to remember your day. Depending on the tour selected, our Sailing Charters are four hours or two-hours. Your host will be Captain Dan, a licensed boat captain with over 20 years of local sailing experience. You will be provided a variety of options based on your groups’ preference and weather. We welcome Anniversaries, Birthday Parties, Bachelor and Bachelorette wedding parties, Engagement experience, Picnics, sunset date nights or just chilling. You may want to ride the bow in a bean bag chair and sip a cocktails, sail in the Atlantic Ocean, or swim and snorkel. You may want to drive the boat under sail and learn how to sail. The day belongs to you. The sailboat is well equipped will all necessary safety equipment; Your Safety is our responsibility.
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  • You'll end at
    937 Mandarin Isle
    937 Mandarin Isle, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315, USA
    See address & details
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Highlights
  • Travel in style from Fort Lauderdale on a private sailboat
  • Stay entertained by choosing from activities such as snorkeling or fishing
  • Flexible experience with several departure times to choose from
  • Customize the itinerary to travel on your preferred route
Important Information
Departure Point
937 Mandarin Isle, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315, USA
Duration
4h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Bottled water, Ice, Cups and plates, cutlery
  • Entry/Admission - A Day on the Water
Exclusions
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation to/from attractions
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Child life jackets available.
  • Flotation devices available.
  • Refrigeration available.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Karen B wrote a review 24 Jan
Houston, United States17 contributions1 helpful vote
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Second time to do this and equally fun and relaxing. Dan is great...safe, knowledgeable, and caters to your needs. First time, it was me and my daughter. This time, it was a Birthday sailing with my 2 sisters. Weather was beautiful and the day was enjoyable!
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Date of experience: January 2021
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Troy Y wrote a review 24 Jan
Tampa, Florida3 contributions
Captain Dan was a wonderful host and the Wind Pirate provided a relaxing and enjoyable ride through Ft Lauderdale and sail on the open ocean! The bean bags were super comfortable and a great way to enjoy the ride!
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Date of experience: January 2021
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midwestgal wrote a review 22 Jan
Waukee, Iowa16 contributions8 helpful votes
What a wonderful afternoon we had sailing with Captain Dan. We booked this charter to celebrate my daughter's 22nd birthday and it was perfect!! We chose the 2:30pm sail and would highly recommend it. It was so cool to be on the boat at sunset while cruised through the river
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Date of experience: January 2021
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etiennetardy wrote a review 20 Jan
New Orleans, Louisiana5 contributions2 helpful votes
My wife and I had a fantastic day on the water with Captain Dan. He is knowledgeable and patient and an all around great guy. We loved every minute. By far the highlight of our time in a Fort Lauderdale.
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Date of experience: January 2021
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Response from Dan W, Owner at Fort Lauderdale Sailing Charter
Responded 6 days ago
ET, Thank you for your review and we are please you enjoyed the charter. I enjoyed chatting about the Marriott and the same people we know. Please visit us again. Fair Winds, Captain Dan
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Seaside596190 wrote a review Dec 2020
5 contributions
We had a great time and would definitely do it again. Captain Dan was knowledgeable and extremely personable!
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Response from Dan W, Owner at Fort Lauderdale Sailing Charter
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for your review and we are pleased we could provide a safe ,fun day. Fair Winds, Captain Dan
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About the operator

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Cruzangirl
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Sister’s Birthday Celbration
We spent a beautiful 1/2 day sailing with Captain Dan. Everything was perfect from our initial greeting (by his wif
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chewedpup
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What a great day out and lovely to have made new friends
It was an outstanding day, going out sailing, captain dan and first mate tracy were wonderful, following social dis
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harrymO9704JV
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Sailing Chart with Captain Dan
We had a great trip on the Wind Pirate! Dan and his wife made us feel welcome from the start. Cruised through the
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387indy
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A Day on the Water
The weather is just perfect, if you have a boat that's great; if you have a friend with a boat that's better. You c
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630ilet
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Fun Time
Had a great and lovely tour with captain Dan and his wife. Would definitely recommend for anyone looking for a good
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Glasgow1900
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Fantastic 4 hours with captain Dan
What a fantastic day. Don’t be put off or be concerned at the location as it’s captain Dan’s home. Lovely sail boat
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judithhY6200AD
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Water Taxi
This was really good going up and down the waterways, looking at all the great mansions and the guides were excelle
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AdmiralWilbur
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Amazing day sailing experience!
Captain Dan was fantastic, knowledgeable, and willing to customize your experience to however you like it. We had e
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Explorer781891
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My Day on the water
Excellent for people who like to pop in and out of different location. ALong the route offers some excellent eatin
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Elyse H
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Captain Dan!
Captain Dan was amazing. We had such a great time on the water - book with him, you won't regret it! Thank you for
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MMcCartney27
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Excellent trip
We had an excellent time! Dan and Tracey were great and their boat was really nice. My husband is really interested
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LauraRR73
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Family Vacation
We had an AMAZING time with Captain Dan! My son can’t stop talking about how much fun we had. Captain Dan’s wife is
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Shirley B
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an afternoon cruise around the inlet...
very relaxing time crusing the inlets... the weather was not quite right for sailing in the ocean...but none the le
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edmitchell2d
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Captain Dan is awesome
I'll keep this simple - this is a great excursion with an amazing captain - stop reading now and just book it, high
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amtaylor22
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So much fun!!
Captain Dan has a truly beautiful boat, and he is extremely flexible in customizing your trip. We only wanted to sa
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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