Cruise the Chester River and enjoy views of
historic Chestertown, Maryland

Public cruises are currently unavailable

We're currently booking and reserving cruise dates for
intimate groups with a minimum of 10 passengers.

Cost: $40/person

Includes 2-hour cruise (available times of your choice)
and a meal provided by Occasions Catering.


Note: Masks are required while boarding and when in the main cabin or heads, but they're not required on the upper deck or while eating/drinking. We also ask that passengers be respectful of the social distancing rule - especially among those who may be uncomfortable. Our crew will be wearing masks for the duration of each cruise.
Intimate cruises July 1

Private Charters - Your Personal Yacht Awaits

A cruise on the Chester River is a memory that lasts a lifetime. Whether a celebratory outing or a corporate event, the professional crew and staff of the Chester River Packet Company will take care of you and your guests.

Wedding Events

What could make the memories of your wedding even more magical? Celebrating and sharing them with your guests cruising the beautiful Chester River. Check with our staff about booking your engagement party, rehearsal dinner, or ceremony onboard.

Private Parties

Looking for a unique venue to host a special birthday, reunion, graduation, anniversary, or just a gathering of friends and family? Book your event on the River Packet and let the Captain and crew help you make your party one for the ages! Contact us and we'll work with you to plan the details.

Corporate Events & Meetings

You know what would make your next meeting or corporate event really interesting? Holding it on a boat cruising down the Chester River! The salon is perfectly suited with heat and AC and plenty of seating for everyone.

Catering by Occasions

All food onboard the River Packet is provided by our sister company, Occasions Catering, who will work with you to ensure your menu is just as you want it.

Charter Rates


4-Hour Cruise $2,000.00 (catering separate)

3-Hour Cruise $1,700.00 (catering separate)

2.5-Hour Rehearsal Dinner Cruise $1,400.00 (catering separate)

2-Hour Cruise $1,300.00 (catering separate)

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