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13 Jul 2018
“Good time with the pirates”
3 Jul 2017
“Nice-ish Expensive Sunset Pirate Cruise”
Set Sail with the Pirate Ship Formidable! You'll learn sea shanties and pirate lore as you help the crew raise sails and navigate around Sandy Bay! We run three 90 minute tours during the day, as well as a two hour sunset cruise!
60 Rowes Wharf, Gate C, Boston, MA 02110-3329
+1 978-729-2929
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Reviewed 13 July 2018

Nice cruise around the harbor. Captain Russ was very nice to everyone and explained the history of Boston. We had a good time.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Bryan J
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

My group of 6 (4 adults, 2 children) recently set sail on a sunset cruise with the pirate crew of the Formidable. We had a good time but as a group didn't feel that the cruise was with the price paid, especially considering the upcharge...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank billyc497
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing day and amazing crew. Though the price was a bit steep, the trips was worth every penny! We participated in the Parade of Sails for Sail Boston. I will never forget the day. The first few hours we were in the fog, and starting...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 2 August 2013

Excellent experience! The "pirates" we're very knowledgable about Boston/pirate history, told stories, sang songs, learned the kids names and involved then in "chores". The highlight of our week in Boston.

Date of experience: August 2013
2  Thank andie72
Reviewed 9 August 2012

My family and I sailed on the Pirate Ship Formidable yesterday and had a fantastic experience! The 1&1/2 hour cruise was the perfect length of time for my 7 and 4 year old children. It was a great combination of pirate fun, history and sightseeing...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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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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