Different types of Boats

 


Rafts are meant for one-way downstream travel and are typically not propelled by an engine.




 

A canoe is a small narrow boat, typically human-powered. The canoe is propelled by the use of paddles.



     

Sailing ship is any large wind-powered sailing vessel with a specific rig of at least three masts, square rigged on all of them.




 

A kayak is a small human-powered boat which has a covered deck and one or more cockpits, each seating one paddler who strokes a double-bladed paddle.



     
A ferry is a form of transportation, used to carry primarily passengers, and sometimes vehicles and cargo as well, across a body of water.



 

A motorboat is a boat which is powered by an engine.



     

Viking Ship is a collective term for ships used during the Viking Age in Northern Europe. They were clinker built, which is the overlapping of planks riveted together.



 


A surfboat is an oar-driven boat designed to enter the ocean from the beach in heavy surf or severe waves.