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    What to Expect
    With 4,000 years of people living in Tampa on this cruise, you will learn about how this this city grew from a Spanish outpost to the fastest growing city in Florida. This tour takes you step by step through the evolution of the city and as you cruise along the waters, the history unfolds all around you.

    Your guides will divulge little known facts about this city and share them with you. Many locals have said "I have lived here all my life and never knew that about Tampa!" When you leave this tour, you will know more than locals!

    Learn more than you image possible about Pirates and their history in Tampa. See the Pirate ship “Gabriella” up close and be sure to ask your guide "what's a Pirate beard in Tampa?" You will be surprised at the answer!
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    Departure Point
    PWT3 - History Center/Amalie Arena, Tampa, FL 33602, USA
    Duration
    1h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • History Cruise
    • Bottled water
    • Soda/Pop
    Exclusions
    • Parking
    • Transportation to/from attraction
    • Gratuities (optional}
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Well probably would of been a good time, if catching the vessel wasn’t confusing, even calling and asking 3 people if I was In the right place “3” oh and the captain did call and say they were leaving, but when I returned the call no answer! Missed out! Thats ok they can have
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    Bring your sunscreen and enjoy a relaxing tour on the water. Lots of fun stories and Tampa trivia. If you’re new to Tampa or if you’ve lived here for a while, you’ll learn something either way.
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    Wonderful The guide was great and we saw dolphins too Awesome experience Add this to your trip You won’t be disappointed
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    Booked online for the next day 12:30 tour joining out of town friends. Little confusing on meeting place but found it ok finally. Boat was right on time. It is a rather smallish craft - maybe seating 25 or so. Only one covered small area for shade which was unfortunate -
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    First of all, it's going to be hot and sunny so wear sunscreen and appropriate clothing. The boat had a small bimini top but if you don't get in the boat first, you are going to be in the sun. They provided free cold bottled water for everyone. We started off by the Victory
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