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Assateague Island Boat Cruise

Assateague Explorer with wild ponies; Photo Courtesy of Assateague Explorer
Assateague Explorer with wild ponies; Photo Courtesy of Assateague Explorer Ocean City beach and boardwalk

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Mon – Fri, 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM EST

Get ready for adventure aboard Ocean City's Authentic Eco-Boat and a traditional lunch of regional specialties!


1 Day

Meals Included:

1 Lunch


$119.95 Per Person

NOTE: Itinerary subject to change

Travel to Ocean City, MD

Lunch at Phillip's Crab House

Nature boat cruise to Assateague Island
(Professional Naturalist on board)

Free time on own on Ocean City Boardwalk

Travel home

Every Starr Trip includes deluxe motorcoach transportation.
Assateague Island Nature Boat Cruise
Climb aboard "The Assateague Explorer" for an exciting eco-cruise around the Assawoman Bay.

Each cruise features a professional naturalist and on-board touch tank so you can discover and learn firsthand about our unique coastal eco-system.

Join in on the adventure as we actually land on Assateague Island! Lend a hand as we toss a net, hoist a crab pot, and learn all about the fascinating creatures we discover as our naturalist collects and identifies our catch.

Explore salt marshes; observe ospreys, pelicans and other unique marine birds. No cruise is complete without viewing the famous Assateague Ponies.

Cruise is 1 1/2 hour.

Lunch at Phillip's Crab House
The original Phillips! The crab stand that once seated only four now seats 1200 amidst stained glass and Tiffany lamps. Renowned as one of the most popular dining destinations for visitors to the Eastern seaboard, Phillips Crab House is synonymous with Ocean City, MD and specializes in traditional Maryland-style crab dishes.

Menu choices:
-Phillips Traditional Crab Cake Sandwich (broiled) w/french fries

- Grilled Chicken Club Sandwich- grilled chicken breast, avocado, bacon & pepper jack cheese, served on a roll with lettuce & tomato

-Seafood Cobb Salad- chilled Iceberg Lettuce, topped with chilled shrimp & crab meat, avocado, bacon, diced hardboiled egg, blue cheese, tomoato & red onion. Dressing on the side.

Served with cup of Phillips Maryland-style Vegetable Crab Soup, Dessert of the Day, coffee, tea, and soft drinks

Ocean City, Maryland Boardwalk
Enjoy free time on Ocean City, Maryland's marvelous boardwalk featuring shops, eateries and amusements, Ocean City's Boardwalk blends history and culture with modern convenience and fun.

-Suggestions to bring for Cruise:
Water Shoes/Flip flops, insect repellant, water bottle, binoculars

-Starr has a select quantity of wheelchair accessible motorcoaches available; therefore, we suggest you contact a Travel Advisor to discuss any needs you may have before reserving your trip.

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