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Address: Newburyport, MA
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Great way to spend a summer afternoon

Slow but very enjoyable trip down the Merrimack River and turn around in the Atlantic. You are not going to speed in this boat but the pace is perfect for sightseeing and bird... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2016
BigGuy01923
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Danvers, Massachusetts
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San Luis Obispo, California
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

My daughter and I had such a lovely time on the Yankee Clipper cruise! Tickets were very easy to order online (there was also a ticket booth on the promenade next to the boat. The captain and first mate were friendly and professional. Drinks and snacks were available on board. We took the afternoon hour-long cruise, and we honestly would... More 

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Thank Kimberly W
Boston
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46 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

We took the 1-hour Newburyport harbor tour, saw some seals, went out to the ocean and back. Narration was good, not great.

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Thank CJCJBoston
Newburyport, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Learn about local history and ecology while cruising on their seaworthy boats. Have taken four different trips with them. Captain, crew and local experts do a great job imparting local knowledge while you sip a beverage, relax and enjoy the cruise.

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Thank kate m
Newburyport, Massachusetts, United States
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Yesterday I took an historical tour of Newburyport harbor on the Yankee Clipper. It was very interesting and I learned a lot about the area. I have been living in the area for 30 years and I had never been on the tour. It is definitely worth it.

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Thank Joanne G
atl
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Great way to catch the sunset. Band was a lot of fun. Captain and Crew super nice. This was more of a party cruise than a nature thing but if that's what you are looking for, this is for you. Otherwise take the other times they go

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Thank stormin333
Danvers, Massachusetts
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70 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Slow but very enjoyable trip down the Merrimack River and turn around in the Atlantic. You are not going to speed in this boat but the pace is perfect for sightseeing and bird watching. Unfortunately we did not see any black seals today but often you will on this trip. They also have trips up to Merrimack and into the... More 

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Thank BigGuy01923
New Hampshire
2 reviews
Reviewed 22 July 2016

What a great tour of Newburyport Harbor. Drinks & snacks are available during the ride. What a great way to spend the afternoon in Newburyport.

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Thank Bill N
Seabrook, New Hampshire
1 review
Reviewed 20 July 2016

This boat ride is awesome!!!! Nice to get out on a hot day!!! Captain and First Mate were very knowledgeable! Highly recommend!!!!

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Thank ch0clabs2
Rehoboth, Massachusetts
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116 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

Very nice boat ride. Lots of seals and wildlife, drinks and snacks to purchase. We had a great time and nice views of the sunset.

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Thank travelbugs0527
Newbury, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Ghlee Woodworth, the special tour guide, is a wealth of knowledge of the history of the Newburyport area and its founding families. She is a natural storyteller and is well worth experiencing.

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Thank Marilyn J

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