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The Best Water Views are on the Water

 

Enjoy a water tour like only Patriotic Excursions can provide! Experience beautiful Virginia Beach the way it was meant to be seen, from the water. Whether you love military history, nature, or want to catch sight of a pod of dolphins or a whale, we've got you covered.

MILITARY APPRECIATION & DOLPHIN WATCHING TOUR
SUNSET DOLPHIN WATCHING
WHALE & SEAL WATCHING
WET & WILD BAR CRAWLS
CUSTOM TOURS
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MILITARY APPRECIATION & DOLPHIN WATCHING TOUR​

 

Take a sea tour aboard an authentic U.S. Navy RHIB of Dam Neck Naval Annex and Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story. You can witness merchant and naval maritime and traffic as well as live military aviation while enjoying an intimate view of our local dolphins and marine wildlife.

  • See and learn about the evolution and home of SEAL TEAM 6 (Dev Gru) 

  • See and learn how Fort Story was saved from foreclosure and has become a SEAL TEAM training area

  • See and learn the role that Little Creek had in helping the USA win WWII and its vital role in protecting freedom worldwide

  • See dolphins in their natural habitat

$85 / ADULT
$75 / CHILD
DURATION: 1.5 - 2 HOURS

Guests must arrive at the dock on time, please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure.

 
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SUNSET DOLPHIN WATCHING

 

Watch the sunset over Cape Henry and then see it over the Chesapeake Bay! Have the opportunity to get some up close and personal photos of these mammals unlike any other tour. See and learn the socialization between Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins.

$85 / ADULT
$75 / CHILD
DURATION: 1.5 - 2 HOURS

Guests must arrive at the dock on time, please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure.

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WHALE & SEAL WATCHING

December - Mid-March

 

See our curious friends as they fish or lounge along the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel.

Learn and observe about the habits of one of the largest mammals on Earth!

$95 / ADULT
$85 / CHILD
DURATION: 1.5 - 2 HOURS

Guests must arrive at the dock on time, please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure.

 
 
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LONG CREEK

2-3 hours to any of the following: Surf Rider at Marina Shores, The Porch, Chick's, Dockside, and the Back Deck.

LITTLE CREEK

2-3 hours from Lynnhaven to East Beach's Longboards, Surf Rider, and Cutty Sark's.

RUDEE INLET

3-4 hours to Rudee's, Rockefeller's, and Big Sam's. With a short walk you can be at Waterman's, Chix, and the Shack.

Schedule anytime between 1-5pm or 6-10pm.

WET & WILD BAR CRAWLS

Choose between 3 destinations: Long Creek, Little Creek or Rudee Inlet

Can you imagine anything more fun than jumping into a former special forces military RHIB, cruising to your favorite watering hole with your friends?  Whether you're dressed for a night on the town or still in your bathing suit, you can get chauffeured in style unlike no other!  Hop from Chick's to Chix, Back Deck to Rudee's, The Porch to Waterman's, Surf Rider to Surf Rider or any combination thereof.  You will probably catch a view of some dolphins, the sunset, or even some moonlight during your trip.

$350-$550
DURATION: 2 - 4 HOURS

Guests must arrive at the dock on time, please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure.

 

ARRIVE PREPARED

WHAT TO BRING
  • Sunscreen

  • Sunglasses

  • Wear water shoes or flip flops

  • Waterproof bag for cellphones, car keys, etc.

  • Medications, including motion-sickness medication if necessary

  • A hat. Make sure your hats are secure, you will go FAST!

 
IMPORTANT THINGS TO NOTE
  • Plan on getting wet

  • Parking is FREE

  • Trips are subject to cancellation or rescheduling due to severe weather. If we cancel your trip, the full deposit will be refunded.

  • Must receive three-day notice of cancellation for full refund of deposit or rescheduling.

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CUSTOM TOURS

 

Tell us what you want to do! Custom Tours can include tours of the Chesapeake Bay, Elizabeth River, Hampton River, Mouth of the James River, Lynnhaven River and it’s Tributaries - (Broad Bay, Linkhorn Bay, Crystal Lake) and coastal Atlantic Ocean to the North Carolina Line. 

(Private Group up the 6)

MINIMUM DURATION OF 2 HOURS
PRICING STARTING AT $350

Guests must arrive at the dock on time, please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure.

 

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