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Yorktown Sailing Charters

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  • Average4%
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“sunset cruise”(74 reviews)
“york river”(77 reviews)
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Water Street, Yorktown, VA 23690
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Reviewed yesterday

Jordan and Joe were very knowledgeable and friendly. The Alliance is a beautiful boat. Fun family outing, even for teens to agree upon.

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Reviewed yesterday

This was a fun adventure. The boat sailed around the York River. The crew was excellent at the history of the area and pointing out exciting points of interest. Also let visitors help hoist the sails which was fun. Would definitely do this again.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Fun trip but not what expected. Thought it was a tour on the river but basically stayed in the same area in sight of dock and bridge. Not enough seating - uncomfortable - especially for older passengers. We are in our early 60s.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The crew were all kind, knowledgeable, and fun. They had no problem or issue with us asking questions. We will definitely do it again sometime! I highly recommend this tour!

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Wonderfully relaxing and informative! The crew was attentive and interactive with passengers pointing out landmarks and historical significance of the area. They were polite and concerned with our safety. Everything was well maintained and comfortable! Truly a great value!

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Thank Theresa G
Reviewed 3 days ago

A beautiful day sailing on the York River! Our family of 6 adults living scattered across the country gathered for a few days in Williamsburg. Our time on the Alliance was the highlight. The crew was excellent, pointing out sights and explaining history. Would highly...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I were down in the "Historic Triangle" area this past week to celebrate our 32nd wedding anniversary. We happened to be in Yorktown and walked along the Riverwalk. There we watched the 'Alliance' drop her sails after we had seen her up...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 5 days ago

It was so fun and enjoyable. Definitely recommend the sunset one, because the view is gorgeous!! The staff are great!This is a super fun thing to do on a date night! My fiancé and I loved it.

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Thank dancer4Him1997
Reviewed 6 days ago

Surprised my wife with a sunset cruise aboard the Alliance. What a great way to spend 2 hours for a very special occasion!

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Thank Yackman
Reviewed 6 days ago

As part of a girls' day trip, we booked the Sunset Sailboat cruise. We could not have had a more perfect experience. It was a BEAUTIFUL warm fall day. The Riverwalk Landing is such a neat place. It literally has everything you could want. Shopping,...More

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Jaclynn J
July 15, 2018|
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Response from Bill-G08 | Reviewed this property |
We have done both the pirate and site seeing your and enjoyed both. Our grandson enjoyed the interaction on both tours. We travel to Williamsburg quit offen but usually the late fall and winter time. We had wanted to do this... More
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Iwinealot
June 29, 2018|
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Response from Jim A | Reviewed this property |
Yes...but the Chardonnay I had was terrible!
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Ron R
April 25, 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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