We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours

61 Melville St, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
+1 905-468-4800
Website
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
US$59.47*
and up
Niagara Falls Open Jet Boat Tour
More Info
US$59.47*
and up
Niagara Falls Domed Jet Boat Ride
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Overview
More
One-hour whitewater adventure that combines the magnificent scenery and historic highlights of lower Niagara River.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“class rapids” (58 reviews)
“water shoes” (41 reviews)
LOCATION
61 Melville St, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
CONTACT
Website
+1 905-468-4800
Write a Review
Reviews (560)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 538 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

The cost is not cheap and I'm usually quite thrifty with attractions however we enjoyed thoroughly. If your on the fence do it. Bring a change a clothes with you. There are lockers inside or grab from car once finished. We went in the open...More

Thank fairfam2017
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a cool tour up the river. You will get wet and the water is cold but, I very much enjoyed the wild ride in the rapids. Great to do on a sunny hot day, bring a change of clothes and water shoes would...More

Thank Cosimo C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our jet boat guide Elayna and our driver Shawn, were amazing!!! The class five rapids were awesome..got soaked...swallowed about 20 gallons of water..maybe a fish or two. Definately doing this adventure again..well worth it.

Thank TammyBrad69
Reviewed 5 days ago

Our family jet boat ride began at the Floral Clock attraction. Checked in, loaded onto a motor coach bus, and was driven down to the Niagara River jet boat dock. We were given a few instructions, on what to expect, during the short bus ride....More

Thank twdenman
Kim W, Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

WOW! Thank you for your awesome a super descriptive review! We really appreciate it :) We are thrilled that you enjoyed your tour so much and we hope to see you again in the future!

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We booked this in advance and had been looking forward to it all week. Once we were on it was even more fun than we thought it was going to be. Seeing the rapids up close was amazing. Our guide Jewel and captain Adam were...More

Thank Brittany G
Hannah M, Guest Relations Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We are happy to have left you pleasantly surprised! Thank you for choosing the Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours and for taking the time to write about it. We will pass this review on to Jewelle and Adam as well, as we love to share these...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

12 friends from Manchester uk were looked after by Natalie and captain Cam. Fantastic fun. We all got soaked and loved every minute. This is the best ride I have ever been on!!!!!!! Great value for money Eddie

Thank eddiehollowood
Hannah M, Guest Relations Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for your kind review, Eddie! We are proud to have looked after your group and given them a great, Canadian experience. We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my 7th trip on July 15th, my family came up to st catharines for there birthdays and I suggested let's goto the jet boats. It was my 7th time and some of my friends 3rd times and my mom went her first time...More

Thank Chris B
Kim W, Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours 7 times!! WOW!! We are happy to hear that your mom enjoyed the tour as well. Thank you for rating us as the best experience in the Niagara Region when there are so many amazing things to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I went on Saturday July 8th 2017 for our 6 year anniversary. We had a blast, we've been to the falls several times and this time we wanted to try something new and different. We loved it and can't wait to do...More

Thank Elicia T
Hannah M, Guest Relations Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for choosing to spend your special day with us! We're glad you both had a blast :) I will be sure to pass this review on to Shawn and Asia as well, and we would love to see you on the River...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The BEST ever out of all the activities that I have tried on all my travels. Natalie and Dan were the best today 07/08/2017!!! Such professionalism by both and yet informative and great FUN. I wish I could go five more trips if I had...More

Thank Linda L
Hannah M, Guest Relations Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there! Thanks so much for your review! We are so happy to hear that we could be the highlight of your travels :) We aim to provide a safe, wet and fun tour for all and we are thrilled to have provided you with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Done this tour many years ago but this was the wettest yet. Good fun for all provided you don't mind getting wet. Bit of history on the way up to the rapids then splash. Did the rapids section 5 or 6 times thanks to captain....More

Thank John S
Hannah M, Guest Relations Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We're so glad to hear you had fun getting soaked on our Wet Jet tour! We are always so happy to hear from our returning guests :) We aim to provide some history of the River as well as lots and lots of water! Glad...More

Nearby
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
Il Gelato di Carlotta
752 reviews
.71 km away
Nina Gelateria & Pastry Shop
475 reviews
.66 km away
Tiara Restaurant
960 reviews
.12 km away
The Irish Harp Pub
2,353 reviews
.68 km away
Nearby Attractions
Shaw Festival Theatre
1,947 reviews
.43 km away
The Niagara Image Gallery
59 reviews
.58 km away
Fort George National Historic Site of Canada
894 reviews
.62 km away
Queens Royal Park Gazebo
147 reviews
.43 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
FP7020
29 June 2017|
Answer
Response from Hannah M | Property representative |
Thanks for your interest in the Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours! Waterproof cameras are aloud on board, however we do require that you wear a wrist strap or have any way to secure the camera to your body for the white water... More
0
Votes
Liz B
6 August 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Hannah M | Property representative |
Hi Liz! Thank you for your interest in the Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours! The Niagara Whirlpool is a set of class 6 rapids, some of the largest rapids in North America! The Whirlpool is created by rushing water flowing over... More
0
Votes