Kiptopeke Breakwater

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  • Address: 23310 Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel, Cape Charles, VA 23310, USA, United States
  • Phone: +1-7573312267
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Adventure Sport, Water Sport

Kiptopeke Breakwater, also known as The Concrete Fleet, is a collection of nine concrete ships lined to the west of the former Chesapeake Bay ferry terminal. The now decaying fleet was contracted by the US Maritime Commission during the Second World War and were brought in to protect the terminal during severe weather conditions. The ships now lie half-sunken about a quarter mile from the fishing pier. Visitors can rent kayaks from the pier and kayak to the ships if they want to see the fleet from up-close. Tourists can enjoy a beautiful sunset and observe the ships from the pier if they are not interested in kayaking. This is also a great place to observe coastal birds and exotic fish.

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  • Kiptopeke Breakwater Address: 23310 Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel, Cape Charles, VA 23310, USA, United States
  • Kiptopeke Breakwater Contact Number: +1-7573312267
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  • 95% of people who visit Cape Charles include Kiptopeke Breakwater in their plan

  • 57.14% of people start their Kiptopeke Breakwater visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Kiptopeke Breakwater

Monday, Thursday and Sunday

71.43% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Kiptopeke Breakwater

People normally club together Kiptopeke State Park and Magothy Bay State Natural Area Preserve while planning their visit to Kiptopeke Breakwater.

People also prefer to start their day with Kiptopeke Breakwater.

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