Student Packages

Field Trips for Students


As Featured in the February 2011 Issue of Chesapeake Bay Magazine.

The American Rover offers 1.5 hour educational cruises departing from Norfolk’s Waterside. Hands-on activities enable students to become active participants in the learning adventure.

The Program is aligned with the Virginia Standards of Learning.
Hands-on activities enable students to become active participants in the learning adventure.

Standards of Learning


Students will:

  • Set the sails
  • Steer the ship
  • Learn how the Captain navigates
  • Hear stories of Mariner History and Life
  • Tie Sailor Knots
  • Interact in Group Activities
  • Learn the History of Ships and Sailing
group on a boat

$9.00 per student for 1 1/2 Hours
$12.00 per student for 2 Hours
The program can be performed Dock Side or Under Way.
One comp per each 25 students
60 passengers minimum/120 passenger maximum
Available April – November

students on a boat
american rover sign with students

Student Party Cruise


Dance the night away while cruising the smooth waters of the Elizabeth River and Hampton Roads Harbor.

Two-hour cruise with DJ

$21.95 per person

60-person minimum Sunday—Thursday
100-person minimum Friday & Saturday
128 maximum

All prices are inclusive.

Tour operator rates available.