- Themed Cruises: For fun cruise events around Salem, learn more about Mahi Mahi Cruises. They host special event cruises like dinner cruises and even fireworks cruises. Right now, you can learn more about Salem history on the 90-minute Grand Tour Salem of Sound, celebrate the weekends on twilight cruises or enjoy live blues music and local brews on Thursdays in Salem cruises.
- Historic Cruises: For an historic cruise, jump on the Fame, a full-scale replica of a famous Salem schooner. Sail from Pickering Wharf Marina for $30 per adult, charter your own private tour for $350-550 per hour or join the crew for a five-hour sail for $60 per person to the Gloucester Schooner Festival on September 4.
- Luxury Cruises: For a more luxurious, private cruise, charter a ketch for a four- to eight-hour tour with Blue Mermaid Sailing Charters. Departing from Hawthorn Cove Marina, the crew will teach you how to help sail, or you can relax and enjoy the views of Salem. Charters range from $400-800, and you can customize your trip as you wish.
- Quick Cruises: For a quick cruise, hop on a Salem Water Taxi and tour the waters with historical views on a 30-minute loop. Tours are only $5 per person!
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