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Yes, you CAN ride…or rent…a real Pirate Ship in Tampa

A real pirate ship is invading Downtown Tampa and it’s here to stay! Meet the first Tampa pirate ship…Lost Pearl! It’s the newest addition to the Pirate Water Taxi fleet!

“We have long recognized Tampa’s rich pirate history, theming our Water Taxi operation with a pirate theme and now adding a full-blown Pirate Ship to the fleet! Locals and visitors can take a real pirate ship adventure in search of treasure and dolphins on the beautiful waters of Tampa Bay,” says Yacht StarShip President and CEO Troy Manthey.

The custom built ship can hold up to 125 guests. Regular sailings will include a pirate show with real pirates, swashbuckling activities for kids, and even a snack bar and full grog bar for adults!

You and the kids can take a ride on the Lost Pearl when public cruises began on Saturday, February 8. To celebrate, Pirate Water Taxi is offering a BOGO deal during the month of February only. Use the code TAMPA at check out!

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Oh-it gets better. If you’ve got a pirate loving kiddo, the Lost Pearl will be available for private parties too. ARRRGGHsome.

Learn more: tampapirateship.com

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