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General Jackson Showboat Lunch or Dinner Cruise in Nashville

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Overview
This Nashville lunch or dinner cruise combines live entertainment, a 3-course Southern-style meal, and beautiful views of the Cumberland River for a reasonable price, so you can get more sightseeing and entertainment for less. Plus, this Nashville cruise on one of the country’s largest paddle-wheel boats includes hotel pickup and drop-off, making it even more appealing for travelers.
Highlights
  • Ride one of the largest paddle-wheel boats in the US for this river cruise
  • Take in Nashville's Cumberland River scenery from an indoor or outdoor deck
  • Watch a show with live comedy and music in the boat’s Victorian theater
  • Choose from a 3-course Southern-style lunch or dinner
What to Expect
Your Nashville cruise starts with hotel pickup. From there, your driver takes you to meet your crew for the day or evening. Once you get to the Cumberland River and board the General Jackson Showboat, enjoy views of the river from either the indoor or outdoor deck. There's plenty of space on this ship to wander around before your meal is served.   This historically recreated paddle boat also features a Victorian theater where you can head to eat your Southern, 3-course meal (see Itinerary section for a sample menu). While you eat, enjoy a live show with musical and comedy acts. Your Cumberland River cruise ends with a hotel drop-off at your Nashville hotel.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Please be ready in the Hotel Lobby for pick up by 10:30am for the Lunch Cruise at 12pm. 

Please be ready in the Hotel Lobby for pick up by 5:30pm for the Dinner cruise at 7:00pm.
Duration
4h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • General Jackson Showboat Admission Ticket in Nashville
  • Live Entertainment On Board
  • Lunch or Dinner Cruise Options Available
  • Hotel Pick-Up/Drop-Off
  • Local Taxes
  • Boat Cruise along the Cumberland River in Nashville
  • Entry/Admission - General Jackson Showboat
Exclusions
  • Additional food and beverages
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Vegetarian and gluten-free meals are available upon advance notice
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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The boat itself was good and the guy before we boarded who provided the entertainment was very good and very entertaining he and his band where also playing upstairs on the boat after the “show” and where you could buy really expensive drinks “ (they let you keep the glass . we
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Response from GrayLineCares, Customer Relations at General Jackson Showboat Lunch or Dinner Cruise in Nashville
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hello Celia! We’re glad you liked the entertainment on the upper deck but wish you had better enjoyed the overall experience. We work to pack value into the General Jackson Showboat and hope you had a relaxed and convenient trip to the boat!
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The view is gorgeous. The trip wasn't too bad for my first ever time being on a boat. Good music. Great service.
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Response from GrayLineCares, Customer Relations at General Jackson Showboat Lunch or Dinner Cruise in Nashville
Responded 3 weeks ago
We’re so glad that you chose the General Jackson Showboat as your first cruise experience. We’d love to have you visit with us again!
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Having a shuttle to and from the hotel to the boat was very nice, especially the weather was 90 degrees. The lunch was very good and the cruise was excellent. It was served immediately upon getting onto the boat. The show was good. Good value for the money.
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Response from GrayLineCares, Customer Relations at General Jackson Showboat Lunch or Dinner Cruise in Nashville
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hello Maurita! We’re so glad that you enjoyed the General Jackson Showboat tour. We love providing guests with convenient and friendly service. Please come back and visit with us again.
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This was an excellent choice for a hot Fall day (9/27/19). The staff were very friendly, organized & professional. The entertainment during lunch was excellent with more than 6 performers not including the band. The boat went from the Gaylord Marriott Resort to downtown
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Response from GrayLineCares, Customer Relations at General Jackson Showboat Lunch or Dinner Cruise in Nashville
Responded 3 weeks ago
We love that you had a nice time on the General Jackson Showboat tour! We want all our guests, regardless of their mobility level, to have a convenient experience throughout the tour. Please come back and visit with us again!
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From the moment we were picked up from our hotel by Kelvin to the moment he dropped us off, we had a wonderful day! Kelvin was super friendly and helpful. The entertainment on the boat was fabulous - both inside after lunch and the again on the deck on the return journey. The
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Response from GrayLineCares, Customer Relations at General Jackson Showboat Lunch or Dinner Cruise in Nashville
Responded 3 weeks ago
We’re happy that you enjoyed the value of the General Jackson Showboat tour! We think that all our guests will find something to enjoy between all the colorful performances on the cruise. We’ll let Kelvin know what a great job he is doing, and we hope you’ll let your family know about us!
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