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Chesapeake Lights Lighthouse Tours

5907 Tilghman Island Rd, Tilghman, MD 21671-1181
+1 800-690-5080
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Administrative Incompetence - took business elsewhere

I am incredibly disappointed with my interaction with Chesapeake Lights. Things started out well... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
MoreSky89
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Spokane, Washington
Fun and informative cruise on the bay!!

We had a wonderful time on our sunset lighthouse tour! Great way to get out on the water, enjoy the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jnwg
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Embark on a trip of discovery aboard the M/V Sharps Island, on excursions that take you back through the storied history of the Chesapeake Bay and its Lighthouses. Four different Chesapeake Lights trips accommodate any schedule and all levels of interest. Each includes a narrated recounting of the the Bays history as well as informed local insights about its beautiful and fragile ecosystem.
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  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
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5907 Tilghman Island Rd, Tilghman, MD 21671-1181
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am incredibly disappointed with my interaction with Chesapeake Lights. Things started out well enough. I live in Washington state and was wanting to purchase a gift certificate for my parents who live in Virginia. I called the phone number on the website, provided by...More

1  Thank MoreSky89
Michael R, Owner at Chesapeake Lights Lighthouse Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are very sorry that we were unable to meet your needs in this instance. Please accept our apology.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time on our sunset lighthouse tour! Great way to get out on the water, enjoy the stunning Eastern Shore sunsets and learn the history of the lighthouses. Highly recommended for all ages! Thanks Gary!!

Thank jnwg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful cruise with Captain Gary & First Mate Shawn - loved learning about the history of the boat & how they came to take over the business! Charming, informative and entertaining, the crew got us close to the lighthouses for some stellar...More

Thank blondephotog
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This is a top notch cruise. The vessel is stable yet powerful enough to REALLY move you around so that you can experience what the Chesapeake has to offer. Captain Gary and his crew really care about your experience. Personal attention from the get-go (at...More

1  Thank Dave F
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We signed up for the 5 hour tour. While the sights were awesome and the captain and helper were great the boat was a little lacking. It was very noisy and much smaller than what we were anticipating for a 5 hour tour of 5...More

2  Thank dlmorrow
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Captain Mike and First Mate Eve provided an interesting time on the Chesapeake. Pack your own beverages and food and sunscreen, and if you want the best views, prepare to love the spray. Captain Mike makes sure you have more than enough time to get...More

1  Thank Richard K
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Captain Mike and first mate Evan were great!! Trip included close up of 5 lighthouses. Was not best weather, so much of trip required riding in back on engine block - great that the boat was equipped to protect passengers, stinks that weather did not...More

4  Thank MyTravels033
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

We had a blast! Be prepared to get wet if you sit on the front of the boat. Pack lunch and bring a small cooler! The Captain is knowledgeable, friendly and the boat is great. You can't go wrong.

1  Thank MJG111
Reviewed 15 July 2015

We took the Passage to Five last Sat with the Chesapeake Lighthouse Tours on Tilghman Island. We visited 5 different lighthouses on our 5 his trip. Capt Mike & his First Mate Even were very knowledgable & informative about The Bay & the Lighthouses They...More

Thank Godfreys2
Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

My wife and I had been talking for years about going on a Light House tour on the Chesapeake. She set this up as a surprise and it was a wonderful day. Capt. Mike is an able and seasoned skipper that made everyone comfortable and...More

2  Thank Bruce H
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