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Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours

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61 Melville St, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
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One-hour whitewater adventure that combines the magnificent scenery and historic highlights of lower Niagara River.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“class rapids” (63 reviews)
“water shoes” (43 reviews)
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61 Melville St, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
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"class rapids"
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"change of clothes"
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"water shoes"
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"getting wet"
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"hamilton turns"
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"dry clothes"
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"thrilling ride"
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"white water"
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"awesome ride"
in 9 reviews
"trip leader"
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"captain mike"
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"wear your bathing suit"
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"great fun"
in 34 reviews
"front row"
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"from head to toe"
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"niagara falls"
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"change rooms"
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

If you don't like water, don't go, but if you have a sense of adventure and humor DO go. It's a wild ride and makes for a good memory. Bring absolutely nothing on the tour but yourself and a set of dry clothes in the...More

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Kim W, Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2018

Thank you for choosing Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours and taking the time to write this awesome and informative review! We appreciate your business and your time! We are happy to hear that we are now a good memory for you :) We hope to see...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Staff was really friendly, our guide Asia was fun, the class six rapids looked scary and the class five rapids were a lot of fun to go through. Unfortunately you only make about five short runs through class five rapids then it's back to the...More

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Kim W, Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Thank you for your review and your fantastic comments about the tour and our staff! We are sorry to hear that you were disappointed regarding the time spent in the rapids but are happy to hear that is was the highlight of your trip! We...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Took our Hockey team, coaches and parents. Was an excellent team event. Similar to rafting without the effort :). Would do it again. Sit as close as you can to the front.

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Kim W, Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

From our team to your team we thank you for choosing Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours! We are happy that you chose us for your team event! We hope to see you again in the future!

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Reviewed 5 October 2017

My 13 yo and I had a blast. You will get completely soaked! I wear glasses to see (am very near sighted). When it is time to ride the rapids, you will be asked to take off any glasses and put them in a pocket...More

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Kim W, Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

It is our most apprehensive guests that seem to have the BEST time and we are happy to provide this for you and your daughter! Thank you for taking the time to write this awesome review and for choosing Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours! We appreciate...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2017

I had a blast with the "wet" Jet boat tour. Our tour guide Asia Sham was fantastic! You don't just get wet, but you get water in your eyes and nostrils. Wear your bathing suit and wear the damn shoes they provide you! Do not...More

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Kim W, Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Asia says you are MORE than welcome and appreciates your kind words! Thank you for choosing Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours and your awesome tips for other jet boaters! We appreciate your business and your time. We hope to see you again!

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

If you don't wish to get soaking wet - this is a good option and I'm glad the company has this boat. Lots of people have written that its overpriced - I don't feel it is because the money it takes to upkeep these boats...More

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Kim W, Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Thank you for your time to write this awesome review! We appreciate your feedback in order to make our tour better! We look forward to the opportunity to host you on the Open Boat Tour! Have a great day!

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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Didn't know exactly what to expect but our tour guide Asia was very clear, explaining every single step before getting ready to board the jet boat. Once on the boat she was very clear telling us that we were going to get really, really wet....More

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Kim W, Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Thank you for your amazing comments regarding our tour and Asia and Dan! We appreciate it very much! We will be sure to pass on the positive comments. Thank you for choosing Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours! We hope to see you again.

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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We had a blast and loved this experience! Our captain Mike and guide Asia created lots of excitement. Asia provided lots of information in her narration and everyone around us was so happy. We had a hot sunny day which was perfect as you do...More

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Kim W, Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Thank you for choosing Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours! We are so happy to hear that you had so much fun with Mike and Asia! We will let them know you took the time to write this awesome review and include them in it! We look...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Had a blast on this trip. Asia the guide is very energetic and full of life. I was impressed by the number of times we got to go through the rapids. I recommend paying the extra money for the USB drive with videos and pics...More

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Kim W, Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you for this fantastic review on the tour, Asia and the USB! We are happy that you had a great experience with us and we will be sure to pass on the awesome comment to Asia! Have a great day!

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Reviewed 11 September 2017

I was not sure I wanted to do this but I'm so glad i was persuaded. You get absolutely soaked but is amazing. The guide is very informative and funny. A great way to experience the rapids.

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Kim W, Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

We are so glad that you were persuaded to do the tour and that you are happy that you did! Thank you for taking the time to tell us about it, we appreciate your time! We hope to see you again in the future!

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FP7020
29 June 2017|
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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
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Liz B
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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
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