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Reviewed 19 September 2018

We decided to take the Yankee Clipper tour since it was a Sunday, and there were not as many things to do that were open. The men who operated the boat could not have been any nicer, offering and serving drinks before we left the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bbwex
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This tour was awesome!!!! We saw lots of different kinds of birds!!!! Captain was extremely informative!!!! First Mate was awesome as well!!! Will definitley do this trip again!!! We have also done the 1 hour harbor cruise several times! Love it!!!!!!!! Awesome way to spend...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Debbie P
Reviewed 20 August 2018

I took my 83 year old dad for the hour long harbor cruise. We arrived at low tide with our tickets already purchased. He was unable to get down the steep ramp to the boat, even with help. The captain and first mate suggested coming...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 527karinc
Reviewed 31 July 2018

The Captain and crew were very good, lots of information about the river and Newburyport throughout the one hour boat ride. I thought we would see more wild life, but just birds in the rocks. The boat goes down the middle of the river towards...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Charlie G
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Went on a harbor tour. The captain and crew were very informative. The boat was comfortable. It was a great day and I highly recommend it to anyone. I’ll certainly take another boat ride.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank graceak2018
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

It was a great trip, very serene and pleasant. The crew was fantastic and even stopped to grab some trash in the water which we were impressed by. The only complaint I had was some other guests that were rude but that’s by no means...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank carriea585
Reviewed 20 July 2018

My husband and I took the hour tour of the Merrimack River. Perfect amount of time to learn about all the river offers. Found it very educational. Have to give a shout out to Yankee Clipper for rebooking our tour when I nervously called about...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank omalleyde
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

1.5 hr up river to Amesbury -pretty scenery but could have done without the too loud music played throughout. Did not add anything and prevented any conversation. Also disappointing boat did not go out to mouth of Merrimac into ocean as advertised. Found 1 hour...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank karen60745
Reviewed 20 June 2018

My husband, and in-laws took a one-hour trip from 3-4 in June out to the mouth of the Merrimack through the harbor. The caption shared his knowledge of the area, the natural surroundings, and clean up efforts. The boat provided small binoculars but we brought...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank lovetotravel3111
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I enjoyed the local harbor and marsh tour and would recommend it to families and old folks too. The Newburyport Harbor is beautiful and the estuaries are so important to the ecology of our area. The boat is ship shape, the Captain and Guide were...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank pblanchette
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