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Yorktown Sailing Charters

Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690
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Fantastic Time

The crew on the Alliance was wonderful to talk to and listen to. They were very knowledgeable of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Lauren G
Military retirement ceremony

We chartered the ALLIANCE for a military retirement ceremony. I will never forget this day! Thank... read more

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Reviewed 6 days ago
toddbontrager
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Gloucester, Virginia
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“sunset cruise” (82 reviews)
“york river” (87 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 21:00
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Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690
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"sunset cruise"
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"captain and crew"
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"york river"
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"beautiful ship"
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"weather was perfect"
in 21 reviews
"set sail"
in 11 reviews
"sailing experience"
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"great sail"
in 9 reviews
"tall ship"
in 8 reviews
"hour sail"
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"two hours"
in 27 reviews
"captain mayhem"
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"pod of dolphins"
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"the galley"
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"points of interest"
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"coleman bridge"
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"lots of fun"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The crew on the Alliance was wonderful to talk to and listen to. They were very knowledgeable of Yorktown and its history and were happy to answer any questions you had about the schooner. The sun was shining, I got to assist with lifting the...More

Thank Lauren G
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We chartered the ALLIANCE for a military retirement ceremony. I will never forget this day! Thank you

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The ship is beautiful and the area is very rich with history. The sunset cruise lasted a little over 2 hours for us and every second was fulfilling and exciting. Worth every penny. The crew was friendly and also allow passengers to help raise the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great time! Obviously the weather needs to cooperate but this is a very fun activity. We took our friends from out of town. The owners are very nice and informative.

Thank bsedor
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a great schooner. The husband & wife team were great. They were really into making sure all had a good time

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Crew were helpful and gracious in answering questions. Fun participation opportunity at start. Solid safety ground rules. Superb timing to get optimal sunset experience.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Captain Greg was absolutely delightful. Sit towards the back so you can listen to his stories. The whole crew was incredibly nice, but sitting with the captain was a real treat. He is a kind and patient man and answered everyone's questions. Bring a light...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wish it was 10 degrees warmer on the day we sailed around. For older people I recommend some padding for the seating areas.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outstanding...grandkids loved it from steering the ship, to raising the sails, to learning what was in a sailor's ditty bag and how to use the items...crew was very courteous and helpful...truly an enjoyable trip

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our trip to Virginia was last minute and we had very little planned. We did the basics like Jamestown, but were looking for something unique. Yorktown Sailing was exactly what we were looking for. It was a beautiful ride with gracious hosts and and am...More

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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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