Tall Ship Silva departs from Queen's Wharf at Prince and Lower Water sts. This three-mast schooner offers sailing tours of Halifax and Bedford harbours as well as McNabs Island. Marine animals, including whales, seals and birds, are frequently spotted during trips. The Nooner is a one-hour lunch cruise.
Food is available. Time: Allow 2 hours minimum.
Sailing tour $29.99; $26.99 (ages 65+ and students with ID); $18.99 (ages 6-15); $11.99 (ages 1-5); $79.99 (family, two adults and two children ages 0-15; additional children $11.99). Nooner fare $14.99. Reservations are recommended.
Hours: Sailing tours depart daily at 2:30, 4:30, 6:30 and 8:30, late June-late Sept. Hours may vary for late-night party cruises Fri.-Sat., June-Sept.; phone ahead. Nooner cruise departs daily at noon, July-Aug.