Daily Tours

We pride ourselves on creating memories for our customers with a one of a kind experience that only the J Farwell can deliver.  

Easily make any daily tour a private charter for your bubble by purchasing all tickets at a reduced rate!

Morning Family Fun

About the Tour:

This fun-filled adventure is all about getting all guests focused on the sailing experience.  Each passenger aboard the J Farwell will be actively involved in the sailing process learning about gybing, tacking, setting the course, turning the winches, and becoming a full crew member.

Duration: 1.5 hours

Schedule: 10am daily


Adult             $69.99

Child (4-15)    $39.99

Infant             $5

Family           $210

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J Farwell
Signature Sailing

About the Tour:

This cruise brings together all the elements of Sailing, taking full advantage of mother nature's power.  Guests can become very involved in the experience or sit back and enjoy the sail.  And if the conditions permit on the downwind, the massive spinnaker will be set.  An iconic Nova Scotia Must Do.  Drinks available for purchase.

Duration: 1.5 hours

Schedule: 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM, 4:00 PM


Adult                 $79.99

Youth (12-15)   $69.99

Child (4-12)      $39.99

Infant                $5

Enjoy this tour privately! Book all 12 tickets:

Per Person: $71.99


Wine & Cheese

About the Tour:

This is truly the perfect way to enjoy your evening! This tour includes four sampling glasses of wine that are perfectly paired with local cheese boards. Other drinks available for purchase.  As part of this tour, enjoy a motor sail down the narrows of the Northwest Arm and see some of the beautiful homes as the sun sets. The J Farwell staff will cater to your every need while you enjoy the beautiful coastline along the Halifax harbour during our longest tour.

Duration: 2.5 hours


Schedule: 6:30pm



Adult        $149.99

Enjoy this tour privately! (Purchase all 12 tickets):
Per Person:        $134.99


Moonlit Sail

About the Tour:

This evening cruise combines light sailing with the sights and sounds along the Halifax Waterfront.  Enjoy drinks, music and J Farwell fun with friends and family......a great night out. 19+ only.

Duration: 2 hours


Schedule: 9:30pm



Adult        $69.99

Enjoy this tour privately! (Purchase all 12 tickets):

Per Person:        $62.99

*Notes:  The Sunset Wine & Cheese and Moonlit cruise are for 19 and older.  Due to Transport Canada Regulations, we are able to accommodate 12 passengers. Every passenger must be charged from 1 year old and above.  Infants age 1-4 rate is $5.  Children under the child rate would be 4-15.  Adults are 16 and above. The family rate applies to two adults and two children. Tours are subject to availability and weather conditions.

Guest Testimonials:

"I don't often write reviews however this operation was top notch. It was my first time on a sailboat and I'll go back in a heartbeat. The signature tour was on point, on time, and just lovely. Reasonable prices, both for the tour and drinks on board, and a fantastic crew. The boat is gorgeous! Go already!"        - GPMountainman

"What a fantastic, professional and truly enjoyable sail our whole family had with Jeff and his crew Hanson! The boat is gorgeous and the views spectacular..."    - kwgrace19

"...Jeff, Hannson, and Kirsty were so kind and knowledgeable. We did the wine and cheese sail, and both the wine and the cheese were delicious! The boat is absolutely beautiful and it was fun to partake in the sailing adventure. Would highly recommend to anyone when in Halifax!" - Kate B

"This afternoon sail was exactly what we were looking for - hands on experience with great guidance, personable rapport, on a beautiful sailing vessel. Wonderful time!"          - pml_scotian