Ben Franklin Yacht

Northern Liberties - Fishtown

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In a Nutshell

Narrated tour of Philadelphia harbor on modern, three-deck yacht departs Sundays at 1 p.m., May through September

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Sep 2, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 8 per person. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required, subject to availability. 48hr cancellation notice required. Subject to weather. Upgrades must be purchased for holidays. Refreshments available for additional fee. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Even though water covers most of the earth’s surface, humans spend most of their lives on land and a small portion in the air while they’re sleeping. Float on with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $30 for a 90-minute harbor tour for two (up to a $60 value)
  • $55 for a 90-minute harbor tour for four (up to a $120 value)<p>

At 1 p.m. on select Sundays, May 27th through September 2nd, a modern, three-deck yacht departs on a 90-minute narrated tour of Philadelphia’s waterfront. A guide illuminates points of interest along the shoreline, while a DJ spins music to set the mood on board. The boat’s cash bar and complimentary appetizers ensure guests stay hydrated and emboldens quiet types to try semaphore flirting.<p>

"Ben Franklin Yacht"

Sunlight and moonbeams glimmer on Philadelphia harbor, where Ben Franklin Yacht glides silently to reveal a new perspective on the cradle of American democracy and replicate the freedom of the open ocean. Recently refurbished, the modern vessel hosts up to 300 guests in long, low decks whose mirrored ceilings flood the space with reflected light and expose pirates who have "Mom" tattoos hidden in their bald spots. A wooden dance floor and bar fuel parties, and knowledgeable guides propel discussion about the city's history from the breezy top deck. The majestic vessel may also be rented out for private parties. The port of departure is within walking distance of other famed sights, such as the Liberty Bell, Constitution Center, and the cherry tree from which George Washington famously crafted his wooden wig. Boarding begins approximately 30 minutes prior to each excursion.

Customer Reviews

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Mayank T. · September 12, 2012
It's was my birthday. I enjoy it. They was very nice and the Yacht was very enjoyable.
Antoinette F. · 6 hours ago
Just an enjoyable fun time aboard the yacht with good music.
Harriet B. · 17 hours ago

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