Choose Your Sailing Tour:
See historic Philadelphia a whole new way aboard the schooner Summer Wind. We sail every day (unless it rains!) on the Philadelphia waterfront. Our 90-minute tours are always fun for young and old. Come sail the Delaware River with us and enjoy a day on the water! The Summer Wind is limited to 6 passengers, so it's always small, intimate groups.
Want to have a picnic lunch on your sail? We now have catering from famous Campo's Deli. They have a large variety of trays they'll deliver to the boat just before your trip. Great food, great prices, and it's so easy! Just call them at 215-923-1000 to place your order.
Learn about the Delaware Rivers contribution to the growth of America's first city. From Swedish settlers of the early 17th century to William Penn's city of neighborhoods, from the American revolution to the industrial revolution, from a shipbuilding center to a major modern shipping port, the Delaware River has long been the lifeblood of Philadelphia. Sail back in time with us and learn about the people, ships and commerce that built Philadelphia and America. Sails most mornings. More fun than the Duck Boats.
If the island life is a state of mind, then this is the destination for your imagination. You might not see Jimmy Buffett in a hammock under our palm tree, but you'll come close! We play a great variety of tropical beach music with our own jambalaya mixture of Caribbean, Cajun, Reggae, New Orleans and Memphis music, with plenty of Florida and California sunshine thrown in. We always have a good time and so will you!Better than Ride The Ducks.
Come Back 4 More !
If you've sailed with us before, here's your big chance to come back for more! Any couple that returns for another sail and brings 4 friends who pay the regular fare gets 1/2 off their own fare as part of our new Back4More Plan! Tell your friends what a great time you had and your second sail is 50% off! Pick any sail, any time, any day, no restrictions apply. Share the fun!
Better than Ride the Ducks.
Where To Find Us:
You can find us at Pier 24 at 401 North Columbus Boulevard, right between Dave & Buster's and Cavanaugh's River Deck restaurants. Grab a bite to eat or a cold beer and enjoy a sail on Philadelphia's most authentic boat ride on the schooner Summer Wind!
Pier 24 and the Philadelphia Marine Center are just north of the Ben Franklin Bridge. There's parking available at the Pier 24 lot, the Dave & Buster's lot or on-street parking on Columbus Boulevard.
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It's easy to contact us. Get info, check availability and buy tickets online at or call Zerve at (800) 979-3370. To contact the ship directly or to inquire about private charters, call us at (215) 900-7758 or just e-mail us here: