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Liberty Fleet of Tall Ships

Central Wharf, Left of the New England Aquarium, Boston, MA 02110-3602
+1 617-742-0333
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Beautiful sunset sail

This is a great experience and very different to the big, commercial boats we sometimes use that... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2016
Beautiful Sail, Relaxing Atmosphere!

If you are looking for a quiet harbor tour, this is the one for you. I have had other tours of... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2016
Middleborough, Massachusetts
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Set sail with Boston's Tall Ships and view the harbor while under sail. The Liberty Fleet is Boston's premier tall ship sailing company. You'll be invited to help set the sails and can ask the captain to take a turn at the helm. Come relax and enjoy a beautiful harbor sail with the Liberty Fleet.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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Central Wharf, Left of the New England Aquarium, Boston, MA 02110-3602
+1 617-742-0333

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Reviewed 5 October 2016

This is a great experience and very different to the big, commercial boats we sometimes use that feature non stop commentary, a snack bar, the forced posed photos on boarding etc. We sailed on a much smaller, true sail ship, and got to enjoy a...More

Thank LDSCam
Reviewed 20 September 2016

If you are looking for a quiet harbor tour, this is the one for you. I have had other tours of Boston Harbor with a diesel ship that was heavily narrated. I find the drone of the engine distracting and narrations difficult to understand most...More

Thank Kadearruda
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This experience seems to totally depend on the wind and weather. You could get an exciting sail or just drift around the harbor. Great deal on group on, but scheduled sail was cancelled and we left for it before they called. Not good. I guess...More

Thank mls445
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We hopped on one of the tall ships for a 90 minute ride around the Boston Harbor. Tacking to to and fro towards Logan's runway area and then back towards the Tobin Bridge. It was great fun. We had a great sail. We had the...More

Thank Caroline H
Reviewed 12 September 2016

The crew was good but the sail was disappointing. We did not get a seat so we stood for the 2 hours! Boat needed repairs. The captain did not move out the harbor. We circled around and saw the same things over and over again....More

Thank dgonie
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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

The day started out stormy and by the time we got him about it was gorgeous with a beautiful breeze! At times the ship was completely tilted to one side! We had a blast and would definitely do this again. Incredible views of the city...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

I thought this would be a historic tour of Boston. There was no information given the entire tour. There was also not much seating. I wouldn't recommend buying this.

Thank Alanna R
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

A truly amazing experience we had tonight with the crew. The cruise is a must for anyone visiting Boston.

Thank Omar V
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Bought two tickets through Groupon. Well worth the full price. Not a typical boat your - no narratives but fun conversation with other passengers and crew. Able to relax have have a drink and enjoy the views of Boston and the harbor islands. We would...More

Thank dmmNh
Reviewed 2 September 2016

My wife and went on the evening tour called the Rum and Revelry trip, we had a blast, the lights of Boston are beautiful. The boat is fantastic and the crew very informative and eager to help. Great bar, can't really say enough about this...More

Thank Rodman5301
The largest area of the city, Downtown is rich with
historical and iconic sites in Boston. Stroll through
one of Boston’s most famous green spaces, the Boston
Public Gardens, check out and make way for duckling
statues, picnic under a beautiful tree overlooking the
pond, and walk over the iconic footbridge where,
during summer time, you will catch a swan boat toting
children and eager tourists through the pond. Have
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3 September 2017|
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Response from JimnPat | Reviewed this property |
Wind and tide dependent. We left at about 11 pm and anchored off shore. Early in the morning we were underway to the Eluthera chain. The meet and greet at 6ish the evening you board is when the captain tells you his plan.
Patricia M
5 September 2015|
Response from LibertyFleet | Property representative |
Hello Patricia! Let me give you a little "taste" of our cruises here - we do week-long windjammer cruises in the Bahamas on our 125-foot schooner LIBERTY CLIPPER and in the Virgin Islands on the 67-foot schooner LIBERTY... More