Scenic Cruises

Boston Harbor Lunch Cruise

Boston, MA

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Location
Boston, MA
SKU
CRU-BOS-0011
Overview

From delicious dining to a breathtaking city skyline, there's no better way to spend an afternoon than aboard the Boston Harbor Lunch Cruise!

  • This scenic cruise is by far one of the most unique things to do in Boston, for both locals and visitors alike
  • The ship's grand buffet offers a mouthwatering spread of salads, entrees, hot dishes, and desserts galore
  • Admire Boston attractions from the panoramic windows or expansive decks of the Spirit of Boston or get in on some entertainment and dance the afternoon away
  • Celebrating a special occasion with family, friends or a significant other? There's no better place to do it than aboard this magnificent yacht!
When Do I Choose A Date?
Either yourself or the lucky recipient can make a booking and select dates once you are in receipt of the voucher. You'll register the voucher, follow the booking instructions and your experience with us begins!

April - October:
Saturdays, Sundays - 12:00 PM

*Rates do not apply for holidays, Valentine's Day weekend and specialty cruises

Essential Information
  • Coffee, tea and iced tea are complimentary
  • Additional beverages may be purchased on board
  • Rates are inclusive of taxes and fees
  • Includes a lunch buffet with freshly prepared entrees, salads, and desserts
  • Onboard entertainment with DJ music and access to shared spaces
  • Children under the age of 3 are free
Duration
The cruise lasts approximately 2 hours. Boarding begins 1 hour before cruise departure.
Experience Provider Info
Complete information for your Experience Provider, including contact information, will be included on your booking confirmation email once you or your gift recipient have scheduled the experience. Our Product Management team handpicks top-rated experience providers, removing the guesswork for you and ensuring your peace of mind.
Maximum Participants
The cruise ship can accommodate up to 500 people.
Spectators
This experience is for booked participants only.
Weather Dependent
This experience is weather dependent.
What To Wear
Wear comfortable casual attire. Please dress appropriately for expected weather conditions.
What type of food is served?

The cruise features an all-you-can-eat lunch buffet with delicious choices prepared on board by the executive chef and their galley staff. With advance notice, special meals for guests with allergies can be arranged.

Sample Buffet Menu
*subject to change

Fresh Salads:
Organic Mixed Field Greens
Organic Spinach & Kale Salad
Roasted Red Beet Salad
Mediterranean Couscous & Chickpea Salad

Entrees:
Oven Baked North Atlantic Sole Filet
Honey & Sesame Chicken
Whole Roasted Pork Loin

Sides:
Roasted Broccoli Florets
Creamed Corn & Cheddar Cheese Casserole
Baked Ziti Pasta
Mashed Potatoes

Desserts:
Seasonal Cut Fruit
Cannoli
Chocolate Drizzle Rice Krispy
Cheese Cake
Chocolate Cake
Strawberries & Vanilla Custard
Apple Cobbler

What is the dress code?

We recommend casually stylish attire such as nice pants or jeans, polos, button-down shirts, and sundresses or skirts. Although allowed, we strongly discourage t-shirts, casual jeans, shorts, and sneakers. 

Are there any age requirements?
Children are welcome on our and children under 3 years old cruise free. Please inform Virgin Experience Gifts at the time of booking if you will be bringing additional guests under 3 to ensure seating.
Where does the cruise go?
The ship departs from the Seaport World Trade Center Marine Terminal in Boston. While sailing routes may vary, the cruise past the city skyline as far north as the Mystic River and as far south as Castle Island/Fort Independence.
How do I get to the ship?
The ship is located at the intersection of Seaport Boulevard and B Street adjacent to Boston's World Trade Center and across from the Seaport Hotel.
What type of entertainment is offered?
Sit back and relax on one of the climate-controlled decks. Dine on the bountiful buffet. Watch your talented wait-staff as they delight you with their up-beat renditions of popular favorites. Then kick it into high gear as the DJ spins popular dance hits.
Is the ship wheelchair accessible?
Yes. The ship can accommodate wheelchairs for boarding and provides a handicap-accessible restroom. Please notify Virgin Experience Gifts of any special-assistance members in your party prior to the cruise so you will be provided with appropriate assistance upon arrival.
Is gratuity included in the price package?
Gratuity is not included in the package price and is suggested for all on-board purchases and outstanding service.
Is there parking close to the ship?
Yes. The Seaport Hotel Parking Garage is just a short walk from the ship, and offers discounted parking for guests as follows: Complimentary parking Monday through Friday evenings - you must enter the garage after 5PM and exit prior to 11PM and bring your boarding pass when you leave to receive free parking. For all other cruises, the garage offers 35% off the posted hotel garage rates. Your boarding pass is necessary to receive this discount. There are also outdoor parking lots on Northern Avenue and Seaport Boulevard that do not offer discounts. Parking rates there vary from $7 to $10 per day. Prices are subject to change.
How is seating arranged on board?
The ship features cabaret-style seating. The majority of the tables accommodate four to eight people and guests are sometimes seated with other parties. Review the enhancement packages for private seating upgrades.
How is the ship designed?

The cruise ship is spaciously designed with three climate-controlled interior decks, outdoor strolling decks at the bow and stern, and the largest outdoor patio deck in Boston topside. It is handicap accessible and Coast Guard approved for up to 600 passengers. Amenities include full-service bars, two dance floors (or staging areas), spacious bathrooms, flexible seating arrangements and huge, panoramic windows.

What if it rains?
This experience takes place indoors and will not be affected by weather conditions.

Returns
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 14 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Exchanges
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be exchanged for anything else in our marketplace at any time.  If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs more, you'll simply have to pay the difference. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs less, you'll have a credit towards your next booking with Virgin Experience Gifts.

Cancellation Policy

Once you have received a booking confirmation, all bookings are final. No cancellations or rescheduling requests will be allowed. Failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience. In the event that your tour is cancelled due to inclement weather, you will be able to reschedule directly with the experience provider.
 

Location
Boston, MA

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