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Buccaneer Pirate Cruise

#5 of 153 Tours in Destin
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Address: 88 US Hwy 98 East, Destin, FL 32541
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Welcome mateys! If ye dare to step aboard, and cruise these waters in...

Welcome mateys! If ye dare to step aboard, and cruise these waters in search of undiscovered treasure, our merry pirate crew awaits you, as you enter the atmosphere of adventure and fun for the whole family. Music and excitement fill the air as you and your hearties board our ship and the crew prepares for departure.

We begin our search in Destin Harbor and proceed into Choctawhatchee Bay with our merry band of Buccaneers. Your crew will interactively entertain while training the Scallywags and Lil Bucs the basic skills of pirating. Merriment and excitement continues with sword fighting, water gun battles, dancing, story telling, and treasure hunting. Adult mateys join in with your children, or simply kick back, enjoy the island music, take in the scenery, and watch the little ones have the time of their lives.

“Treasure off the port bow!” Someone exclaims and all attention draws to a float line marking treasure buried in the sea. All hands on deck join in to hoist the treasure aboard.

Buccaneer is a 100’ Pirate Ship, build in 2012, equipped with 2 restrooms and plenty of room to walk about. Inside the galley, the pirates and wenches serve up hot dogs, smoothies, soft drinks, beer and wine, and other various snacks.

Our priority is to create an exciting, family-fun adventure that is like no other. Aboard the ship, safety and passenger comfort are great concerns and you are in good hands with experienced captain and crew. Join us for a thrilling voyage that your whole family will remember as the highlight of your Destin Vacation.

Unlock the treasure of your heart and let your dreams come true!

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Great for kids

Has very friendly staff that works great with kids. They keep kids and adults entertained the whole trip.

Reviewed 3 days ago
RL G
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Mize, Mississippi

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Mize, Mississippi
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Has very friendly staff that works great with kids. They keep kids and adults entertained the whole trip.

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Thank RL G
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice place for lunch. Conch burger and grouper burger were very good. Very decent price and pretty place. Worth a shot to check them out.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm not the type to drop a ton of cash on "tourist" activities when I could just enjoy the beach instead, but I had hopes this was an activity that my kids (ages 7, 5 &5) would really enjoy, and it certainly didn't disappoint. My kids are the rowdy type, and most everything we do ends with a lecture in... More 

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Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took our five and three year old daughters on the pirate cruise. Everyone had a great time, but especially the five year old. Three year old was too scared/shy to participate in a few things, but she was free of charge, and the things she did do were great. The activities start as soon as you set sail (sword... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my fiance took the pirate cruise and got along well with the crew. Everyone was very friendly and the crew was great with all the kids on the ship. Highly recommend this if your in the area.

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Thank Trent G
Wendy_W_Admin, Owner at Buccaneer Pirate Cruise, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed the cruise! More 

Old Hickory, Tennessee
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great time, crew was authentic and catered to the children. Great adventure for young children.

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1 Thank Mjones304
Wendy_W_Admin, Owner at Buccaneer Pirate Cruise, responded to this review

We certainly appreciate you taking the time to review your time aboard the Buccaneer! Thank you for cruising with us! So happy to hear you enjoyed it! More 

Imperial, Missouri
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My four year old had an absolute blast. The snacks and drinks were also reasonably priced. The kids got several take-aways. Worth it for them. I just wish the adult pricing was much lower because there is NOTHING for them to do but sit and watch their kids. I guess you get a boat ride out of the deal, but... More 

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1 Thank Janice W
Wendy_W_Admin, Owner at Buccaneer Pirate Cruise, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your feedback. Glad to hear that your kids had a blast on the cruise! Most parents enjoy the relaxing ride to take in the scenery while our crew keeps the children entertained, and the crew also has several points throughout the show that they do ask the parents to get involved. So I apologize that you... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a blast on the cruise! We went during spring break so it was a ship full but all the children & parents as well enjoyed the day!

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Thank Jasmine A
Wendy_W_Admin, Owner at Buccaneer Pirate Cruise, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review our cruise. We are so glad your family had a blast on our cruise! Spring Break and Summer are the busiest times of year, and although our maximum capacity is 149 passengers, the 102-foot, triple-deck ship provides plenty of space to move about throughout the duration of the cruise. We appreciate... More 

Port Huron, Michigan
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35 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took our 3 year old and 8 year old on this cruise and they had nonstop fun! They were entertained from the moment they stepped on the boat until they got off! I would recommend this cruise to anyone as the crew did a wonderful job :)

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Wendy_W_Admin, Owner at Buccaneer Pirate Cruise, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you so much for your kind words! We certainly appreciate you taking the time to review your experience. Thank you for cruising with us aboard the Buccaneer! Hope to see you again! More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The crew was very friendly and great with the kids. Also fun for the parents too. They took time to make sure every kid was having fun even took special time for the kids who were upset for any reason like my son. At one point he was afraid the ship is going to sink ( not because of anything... More 

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Thank Danielle M
Wendy_W_Admin, Owner at Buccaneer Pirate Cruise, responded to this review

Hello! We certainly thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us! We love to hear from our guests, especially when they have had a wonderful time! The crew is always very conscientious toward children who may be upset, as they never want anyone upset during a cruise meant to be full of fun and adventure. We... More 

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