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Tall Ship Manitou - Day Tours
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Join us aboard the 114' SCHOONER MANITOU as we ply the sparkling waters of Grand Traverse Bay. Sailing out of Traverse City, MI, Manitou offers three two hour sails per day as well as an adventurous "Floating Bed and Breakfast" package.
13258 S West Bay Shore Dr, Traverse City, MI 49684-5456
+1 800-678-0383
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All reviews evening cruise captain and crew below deck turkey wrap pasta salad box lunch wood stove the galley afternoon ice cream hour sail beautiful boat great sailing two hours available for purchase weather was perfect sailing adventure bed and breakfast
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a beautiful sailing sloop. It was a bit chilly out on the water but we all had a great time. Some of us even had the opportunity to lift the sails of this wonderful ship. The captain, a young woman, really knew how to...More

Thank foodie1945
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I recently returned from the "Stories of the Stars" four-day cruise on Tallship Manitou and we can't say enough about the experience. From the amazing crew who work their behinds off 24/7 (you guys are amazing!) Captain Brett (amazing sense of humor...More

Thank NikkiHart
Reviewed September 13, 2018

We went out for an afternoon Moomer's sail on what was a great sailing day with strong breezes to push the boat along nicely. Very friendly people running the show that are intent on folks having a great time.

Thank Ron M
Reviewed September 10, 2018

It poured the evening we took our tour. However, after the storm we experienced vibrant double rainbows and sailed under them! Unfortunately, we did not see much of the bay as we shielded ourselves from the storm.There is a problem with the food selection and...More

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Thank Seaside595996
Reviewed September 7, 2018

Our tall ship sail was amazing. The crew of the Manitou were professional, engaging, educated and made our sail a great memory.

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Thank Jules R
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Beautiful Day, Terrific Sail!Thank You for a great day on the Bay!It was the best way to celebrate!

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Thank sjpgreg
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Fun, relaxing cruise for 2 hours around the bay. A bar is aboard the ship and they let you bring your own food on board for a cute picnic. Friendly staff and a unique attraction that's easy to fit into a vacation itinerary.

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Thank tgojh
Reviewed September 4, 2018

We enjoyed our sail and night on the ship. The crew wete great professional knowledge and fun. Breakfast in the morning was delicious. Plan to do this sail again

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Thank CindyX6960DH
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Awesome overnight accommodations and the crew was professional! Planning another stay next year! Thank you!

Thank Gregg W
Reviewed September 4, 2018

First time sailing on the Manitou and had a great experience. The crew was very nice and informative, even put the kids to work and they loved it. We took the 2 hour afternoon sail. The bonus for all of us was the Moomers ice...More

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July 4, 2018|
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Response from 606gail | Reviewed this property |
Go to their web site. Type in tallship sailing manitou and then click for tickets and scheduling and you have several options.
June 26, 2018|
Response from spearservices | Reviewed this property |
I would call the authority that oversees and manages the tall ship ManitOu and Ask them because they would be the best resource. But I’m going to imagine that after the evening sale they would be likely to allow you to go... More