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Sail on the Schooner Fame

lezioni di vela

Sail on the Schooner Fame

12 recensioni
Durata
1.5 ore
Dimensioni del gruppo
Fino a 10 persone
Include
Bevande
Offerta in
Inglese
lezioni di vela

Sail on the Schooner Fame

lezioni di vela

Sail on the Schooner Fame

12 recensioni
Durata
1.5 ore
Dimensioni del gruppo
Fino a 10 persone
Include
Bevande
Offerta in
Inglese

Cosa farete

Haul up the sails! Take the tiller! Or just chill out with a Rum Punch or Deacon Stormy while our historic schooner slides through Salem Sound past lighthouses, forts, and waterfront homes. The captain and crew will explain the significance of the FAME, privateering, and the War of 1812. The firing of the cannon is always a highlight! We'll set out from Pickering Wharf Marina in downtown Salem, motor out a short distance, and then call for volunteers to help raise the sails. Once the sails are up, depending on the wind, we may shape a course toward Beverly... or Marblehead... or head straight out toward the islands! Our interactive crew point out landmarks, explain the operation of the schooner, and mix drinks with equal facility! The sails last an hour and forty minutes. When we return to Pickering Wharf, you're right in the heart of downtown Salem — perfectly placed for a meal, a drink, or a stroll!

Il tuo host

Michael

Michael

I've been sailing for 40 years now, was hands-on with the building of our traditional wooden schooner in 2003, and recently spent three winters cruising the Eastern Caribbean. When I'm working, I'm sailing... and when I'm playing, I'm sailing! I am equally passionate about history, having minored in history at Penn and later written two books about privateering and the War of 1812. I've presented at nearly one hundred events, symposiums, and conferences. Recently, I was named Chair of Salem's Port Authority, tasked with remaking Salem's waterfront for the next century.

Che cosa è incluso

Bevande
We sell a range of beverages on all sails, including beer, wine, margaritas, rum drinks, soft drinks, water and packaged…

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Dove ti troverai

We'll be sailing on the historic waters of Salem Sound. Every trip is different, since we shape our course to take advantage of the wind that day. Sometimes we sail toward Beverly... sometimes toward Marblehead... sometimes straight out toward the islands!

Cosa tenere a mente

Termini di cancellazione

Per ottenere un rimborso totale, dovrai cancellare almeno 7 giorni prima della data fissata per l'inizio dell'esperienza o entro 24 ore dalla prenotazione.

Termini di comunicazione

Comunica sempre attraverso Airbnb. Per proteggere i tuoi pagamenti, non trasferire mai del denaro e non comunicare al di fuori del sito web o dell'app di Airbnb.

Requisiti degli ospiti

Possono partecipare fino a 10 ospiti di almeno 6 anni. No previous experience is necessary, and the boat is big and stable so that motion sickness is very rarely an issue.

Alcolici

Quest'esperienza prevede la presenza di alcolici. Le bevande alcoliche saranno servite soltanto agli ospiti che hanno raggiunto l'età legale per il loro consumo.

Altri consigli

The trip is weather dependent — we will not sail if steady rain, high winds, or thick fog are expected. Call ahead if you are unsure about the weather. Dress for whatever the weather offers — you are exposed to the elements on our 1812 schooner! This is not a cruise ship or passenger ferry!
Michael
Sail on the Schooner Fame
12 recensioni
36€ a persona
12 recensioni
36€ a persona