Ahoy Mates!

Welcome to Pirates of Lewes.  Join us as we set sail on a pirate treasure hunt along the shores of beautiful and historic Lewes Canal.  Our custom built pirate ship, the Sea Gypsy V, is the queen of the seas.  We have two unique tours to choose from; take your kids on a swashbuckling pirate expedition of fantasy and fun. Relax on an adult only evening cruise with friends.


A Pirate's Voyage

We found a clue regarding the lost treasure in a log book from
the remains of legendary Blackbeard pirate.

Get Ready For Voyage

A pirate is never late! You must arrived 30 Minutes Prior To Departure and receive a Pirate Sword & an Eye Patch for each child, as well as Pirate dress up, Face painting and Pirate Booty.


Water Cannon Adventure

Show your bravery! Battle against Barnacle Bo the treasure hungry bad pirate! Blast him away with our 12 water cannons.

Pirate Sword Fight

Barnacle Bo the treasure hungry bad pirate has arrived! Only with your bravery your family and friends will be safe.


Treasure Map

Finally! After defeating the evil pirate you are now close in finding the lost treasure and take a bag of booty home from the treasure chest!

Pirate Limbo

After finding the treasure there will be will be lots of jolly music and dancing in celebration with your newly found pirate friend

An Epic Pirate Expedition Awaits!

Turn on the sound please!
Pirate Adventure Cruise


This price includes a Pirate Sword, Eye patch, and surprise treasure for each child, as well as Pirate dress up, face painting and the interactive pirate fantasy cruise. The cruise is complete with music, dancing, and a battle with the treasure hungry bad pirate! using our 12 water cannons. Each child will take a bag of booty home from the treasure chest!
    *Must Arrive 30 minutes prior to departure.

Face Painting

Water Cannon Adventure

Kids Pirate Sword

Treasure Map

Pirate Limbo

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Pirate Ship Tour

Cruise Times:
9:30am | 11:30am | 1:30pm

Pirate Adventure Cruise Tickets: $35

Children(2 & below): $10

Free Pirate Sword & Eye Patch For All Children


Children 2 years old and younger


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Evening Boat Cruise

Evening Swash-Buckling

Relaxing 2 hour journey down the Rehoboth/Lewes Canal. BYOB, We will provide the coolers, ice, and music.
    *Must Arrive 30 minutes prior to departure.
    *This pirate expedition is for adults only.

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Sunset Cruise Lewes Delaware

Evening Cruise Tickets: $42

Private charters available for parties, school groups, and clubs




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Why Us?

Ashley Rizley

My kids had the most amazing time on this ship! The crew was AMAZING with all the kids and crack jokes they kept the adults laughing too! The kids were hands on from beginning to end and love the...

Kayla Khaled

A lot of fun for the kids. Parking is free. They dress kids in vests, sashes, eye patches, and swords. You get to keep the eye patch and sword. They are great with all the kids from young to...

Mary Ellen Taylor

Great for kids and adults. My 2.5 year old was tentative, but warmed up quickly. For the under 8 set this is worth the trip...

Christina Edleman

Our family went on the Pirate Expedition a few weeks ago. We figured the kids would have a blast. What we didn’t expect was that the adults would also have a great time. The hosts are...

Kate Poole

Had a terrific time on a private cruise for my fiancee’s birthday/bachelorette party! Captain G and the crew were sweet, accommodating, great communicators and we had a blast! Highly...

Joe Pika

We had a lot of fun earlier this week on a pirate cruise! We got there about a half hour early, which allowed for face painting, tattoos, and dressing in pirate gear. My kids had tons of fun...

Wanda Richardson

the captain and first mate were awesome. so good with the kids. would recommend this adventure for all little pirates...

Debra Park Edwards

My grandsons were in town this week. What an amazing time we had being pirates!! Lots of laughs, dancing, cannon fights and fun!! Highly recommend this ride....

Caroline Garyantes Chahalis

We were on family vacation and found out about the Pirate Adventures through the Chamber of Commerce. We had kids ranging from 1-20 plus adults. EVERYONE throughly enjoyed the trip. The crew was...

Amanda James-Encke

What a fun outing while on vacation. I thought it was a little pricey at first, but worth every penny! The crew was amazing and determined to make sure the kids had fun! Thank you for some...

Angie Fenstermaker Zicker

We loved it!!!! What a great experience for both our son and us, too!! The pirates (staff) were amazing-so entertaining and kept the children so involved and fully attentive. Can’t say enough...

Debbie Battista

Such a great experience! Took my 3 year old and 1 year old and they had a blast. The crew is awesome and over the top to ensure everyone has an amazing time. We will be back next year....

Great fun for kids

If you want a safe and fun pirate adventure for your children check this out. My 5 year old grandson enjoyed the “adventure”, fighting off bad pirates and finding lots of great loot....

Friendly Pirates and your own treasure

July 11 – Five adults and one child (2 1/2). Fabulous trip. Kids get to wear pirate outfit and all the accessories. Our little guy had a blast. Also sweet how one of the pirates kept an eye...

Did not disappoint!!!

We found this online and decided to go with our son and family (8 and 2 year old grandchildren). Well worth the money we paid–the kids absolutely loved it. The captain and crew are...

We went back

The pirates were entertaining again and our 6 yo really enjoyed it again. We got the full trip this year because the weather was great. Pretty much the same crew as last year. We heard a little...

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