Tall Ship & Yacht Sailing

A habour cruise experience for everyone

The Tall Ship Silva Sailing Cruise

Daily, June 1st-October 18th - 2pm, 4:30pm -and- Weekends Only, May - 2pm, 4:30pm

About This Tour:

A cruise aboard The Tall Ship Silva is the perfect way to fully appreciate a beautiful day on the Halifax Harbour. Join us on our comfortable and thoroughly impressive vessel for this relaxing afternoon outing on the water. Your journey beings on the Halifax waterfront as you set off into the big harbour where you’ll have a unique perspective of some of Halifax’s most notable landmarks including Georges Island, the Halifax Waterfront, Historic Properties, and more. Our guides will share anecdotes of some of the city’s rich history including accounts of Halifax Explosion, lesser-known stories of Halifax shipwrecks, and historical facts about the Silva. Passengers will be invited to help the crew hoist the Silva’s sails, enjoy a beverage or two from the onboard Murphy’s Pub, and then simply sit back, relax and enjoy a beautiful day out on the water.

 

Where to board:

The Tall Ship Silva Sailing Cruise departs from 1655 Lower Water Street, Halifax.

Tour Duration:

1.5 hours

Ticket Pricing:

Adult: $32.99

Senior: (65+) $29.99

Youth: (10-15) $21.50

Child: (6-9) $13.99

Infant:  (0-5) FREE

Family (2 adults, 2 children): $90

Add child to the family rate: $12.99

Wines on the Water aboard the Tall Ship Silva

Wednesday, July-August only - 7pm

About This Tour:

This two-hour sail takes guests out to the picturesque Halifax Harbour to enjoy the open air on The Tall Ship Silva's top deck. While on board, guests will enjoy a five-course wine sampling, each perfectly paired with menu items created by our Executive Chef. Dishes are prepared on-board, so you'll have an opportunity to learn about the ingredients used as well as preparation methods. A member of the Luckett Vineyards team will share anecdotes about each wine that you taste - the grapes, the terrain, and details about the Nova Scotian wine industry. A key ingredient for this tour is the musical stylings provided by our resident fiddler, without which it would not be a true Nova Scotian experience. Wine and food lovers agree that Wines on the Water is a must attend culinary tour! Wines on the Water aboard the Tall Ship Silva is open to those 19+ with valid, government-issued photo ID.*

Where to board:

Wines on the Water aboard the Tall Ship Silva departs from 1655 Lower Water Street, Halifax.

Tour Duration:

2 hours

Ticket Pricing:

Adult: $99

Senior: $99

Craft Beer Cruise aboard the Tall Ship Silva

Tuesday, July-August only - 7pm

About This Tour:

Nova Scotia is home to more craft breweries per capita than any other province in Canada, a distinction that’s led us to create the perfect East coast pairing- sailing and great beer! The Craft Beer Cruise is a fun, laid back tour that features some of the best Nova Scotian craft breweries and their latest creations. The tour includes highlights of the participating breweries, details of the brewing process and the tasting profiles that you’ll discover in each beer. Your ticket includes a two-hour cruise on the Halifax Harbour along with samples of each unique beer. We're very proud to be highlighting some of the best of Nova Scotia's craft beer on Nova Scotia’s most unique floating pub. The Craft Beer Cruise is open to those 19+ with valid, government-issued photo ID.*

Where to board:

Cocktail Cruise aboard the Tall Ship Silva departs from 1655 Lower Water Street, Halifax.

Tour Duration:

2 hours

Ticket Pricing:

Adult: $49

Senior: $49

Authentic Seacoast™ Cocktail Cruise aboard

the Tall Ship Silva

Thursday-Monday, June-August - 6:30 pm

About This Tour:

Join our captain and crew aboard the Tall Ship Silva for a relaxing and picturesque sailing tour. Enjoy a drink, take in the beauty of your surroundings, and leave the rest to us. The Authentic Seacoast™ Cocktail Cruise is a great way to spend an evening on the water. Please note that your first beverage is included in the cost of your tour ticket. The Authentic Seacoast™ Cocktail Cruise aboard the Tall Ship Silva is open to those 19+ with valid, government-issued photo ID.*

Where to board:

The Authentic Seacoast™ Cocktail Cruise aboard the Tall Ship Silva departs from 1655 Lower Water Street, Halifax.

 

Tour Duration:

1.5 hours

 

Ticket Pricing:

Adult: $37.99

Senior: (65+) $33.99

Open Deck DJ Party aboard the Tall Ship Silva

Saturday, June 15th-September 14th - 10:30pm

About this tour:

Guess what Halifax? The summer’s hottest ticket takes place on board the Tall Ship Silva! Join us for our wildly popular Open Deck Party, a two-hour cruise which combines all the necessary ingredients for an amazing time including a skilled and professional DJ, a cash bar, and of course, the Silva’s floating dance floor. The Open Deck Party takes place every Saturday night during the summer so gather your friends, your bachelor or bachelorette crew, and your out-of-town guests for crowd-pleasing, body-moving hits on the harbour, and make summer 2019 extra memorable. The Open Deck Party is open to those 19+ with valid, government-issued photo ID.* 

Where to board:

Open Deck DJ Party aboard the Tall Ship Silva departs from 1655 Lower Water Street, Halifax.

 

​Cruise Duration:

2 hours

 

​Ticket Pricing:

Adult $25.50

Signature Sailing aboard the J Farwell

Daily - 12pm, 2pm, 4pm

About This Tour:

This cruise brings together all the elements of sailing, taking full advantage of Mother Nature's power. Guests can become very involved in the experience or sit back and enjoy the sail. And if the conditions permit on the downwind, the massive spinnaker will be set. An iconic Nova Scotia Must Do!

Tour Duration:

1.75 hours

 

​Ticket Pricing:

Adult: $79.99

Youth (10-15): $69.99

Child (6-9): $20

Sunset Wine & Cheese aboard the J Farwell

Daily - 6:30pm

About This Tour:

This 2.5 hour cruise is your classic evening sail.  Enhanced by a multitude of Nova Scotia fine wines and cheeses the J Farwell staff will cater to your every need while you enjoy the majestic sights and landscapes.  Wine Sampling included, other drinks available for purchase.  As part of this tour enjoy a motor sail down the narrows of the Northwest Arm and see some of the Beautiful homes of Halifax and other great sites.  A perfect Evening. Sunset Wine & Cheese is open to those 19+ with valid, government-issued photo ID.*

Tour Duration:

2.5 hours

Ticket Pricing:

Adult $149.99

Moonlit Harbour aboard the J Farwell

Daily - 9:30pm

About This Tour:

This evening cruise combines light sailing with the sights and sounds along the Halifax Waterfront. Enjoy drinks, music and J Farwell fun with friends and family... a great night out. 

Tour Duration:

2 hours

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Ticket Pricing:

Adult $69.99

Morning Family Fun Cruise aboard the J Farwell

Daily - 10am

About This Tour:

This fun filled adventure is all about getting all guests focused on the sailing experience.  Each passenger aboard the J Farwell will be actively involved in the sailing process learning about gybing, tacking, setting the course, turning the winches, and becoming a full crew member.

Tour Duration:

1.5 hours

Ticket Pricing:

Adult: $69.99

Youth (6-15): $39.99

Child (0-5): $20

Family: $210

 

PLEASE NOTE: Due to weather, demand, private charters or any other circumstances beyond our control, schedule is subject to change.

To confirm departures please call 902-420-1015 • 24-hour notice required to issue refunds • Family: 2 adults, 2 children (15 or under) Maximum two children for family rate • We accept the following methods of payment: Cash ($CDN, $USD), MasterCard, VISA, WeChat Pay, Alipay, Apple Pay and Debit card payments • Children under the age of one ride FREE • All prices subject to a surcharge of 6% per person + 15% HST •  For further information call (902) 420-1015

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Waterfront Location:

1751 Lower Water St, Halifax

Nova Scotia, B3J 1S5, Canada 

902-420-1015

 

Murphy's Company Store Hours:

Monday - Saturday

10am - 6pm

Sunday

12pm - 5pm

 

Murphy's Restaurant & Patio Hours:

Available for your Private Parties

Billing Address:

6575 Bayne Street

Halifax, NS B3K 2V6

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