Cruising Charters

You will be cruising aboard the 24 ft. Charmer Point. This is a comfortable and seaworthy vessel that is powered by a Yamaha 250 hp main engine and a Honda 9.9 hp auxiliary. She is outfitted with state of the art marine electronics and safety equipment. In addition to the private, flushing washroom, Charmer Point is certified by Transport Canada.

Butchart Gardens Cruise

219 CAD

This cruise includes transportation of up to four guests from Mill Bay Marina to the Butchart Gardens Wharf and back. There is a three hour layover period included allowing guests to explore the Gardens and perhaps enjoy a meal at their restaurant before returning to Mill Bay Marina. Forty dollars per hour will be charged for additional layover time. The cost of admission, meals and gratuities are not included.

Genoa Bay to Russell Island Cruise

Explore|Dine|Cruise

429 CAD

This cruise includes transportation of up to four guests from Mill Bay Marina to Genoa Bay and Russell Island near Saltspring. We will observe the wildlife of the area set some crab traps and perhaps do a little fishing. After lunch and shopping at Genoa Bay we will cruise to Separation Point and along the west shore of Salt Spring Island to Russell Island. After visiting the historic site on Russell Island we will make our way back to Mill Bay Marina. Bridgemans Bistro at Mill Bay Marina is a wonderful place to relax after a day on the water in the Gulf Islands. The cost of meals and gratuities are not included.

Cowichan Bay/Genoa Bay:

Explore|Dine|Cruise

529 CAD

Departs from Port Sidney Marina at 8:30am. During our journey to Cowichan Bay Village we will observe the wildlife of the area and perhaps do a little fishing. Upon our arrival at Cowichan Bay you will have the opportunity to explore shop and have lunch in the quaint and very interesting Village of Cowichan Bay. We will travel from Cowichan Bay to Genoa Bay for more exploring and shopping. From Genoa Bay we will cruise to Separation Point, Burial Island and the west shore of Salt Spring Island before making our way back to Port Sidney Marina at 3:30pm. This cruise can accommodate up to four guests. The cost of meals and gratuities are not included in the price.

Cowichan Valley Winery Tour

Brentwood Bay or Butchart Garden Departure

219 CAD

On this cruise we will depart from Brentwood Bay and travel to Mill Bay Marina. Upon arrival at Mill Bay guests will be transported to Merridale Cider Works for a tour and lunch.  There will also be opportunity to visit Unsworth and Enrico Wineries before returning to the Marina and travelling back to Brentwood Bay. This cruise can accommodate up to four guests. The cost of meals and gratuities are not included in the price.

Cowichan Valley Winery Tour

Port Sidney Marina Departure

319 CAD

We will depart from Port Sidney Marina on this cruise and travel to Mill Bay Marina. Upon arrival at Mill Bay guests will be transported to Merridale Cider Works for a tour and lunch.  There will also be opportunity to visit and sample the wines of  Unsworth Vineyards and Enrico Winery before returning to the Marina and travelling back to Port Sidney. This cruise can accommodate up to five guests. The cost of meals and gratuities are not included in the price.

Pender Island/Sidney Island

Explore|Dine|Cruise|Mill Bay Marina Departure

629 CAD

departs Mill Bay Marina at 8:30am. During our journey to Pender Island we will observe the wildlife of the area and perhaps do a little fishing. Upon our arrival at Port Browning Marina guests will have the opportunity to explore shop and have lunch. We will travel from Browning to the ecological reserve of Mandarte Island to observe the bird nesting colony and other wildlife in the area. From there we will cruise to Sidney Spit Marine Park where guests will have the opportunity to hike the trails or relax on the beach in this magnificent setting. We will then make our way back to Mill Bay Marina at 4:30pm. This cruise can accommodate up to four guests. The cost of meals and gratuities are not included in the price.

Pender Island/Sidney Island

Explore|Dine|Cruise|Port Sidney Departure

529 CAD

Departs Port Sidney Marina at 8:30am. During our journey to Pender Island we will observe the wildlife of the area and perhaps do a little fishing. Upon our arrival at Port Browning Marina guests will have the opportunity to explore shop and have lunch. We will travel from Browning to the ecological reserve of Mandarte Island to observe the bird nesting colony. From there we will cruise to Sidney Spit Marine Park where guests will have the opportunity to hike the trails or relax on the beach in this magnificent setting. We will then make our way back to Port Sidney Marina at 3:30pm. This cruise can accommodate up to four guests. The cost of meals and gratuities are not included in the price.