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Address: 445 S Main St, Frankenmuth, MI 48734-1615
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+1 989-652-3400

Frankenmuth FunShips offers boat tours on the Cass River in Frankenmuth,...

Frankenmuth FunShips offers boat tours on the Cass River in Frankenmuth, Michigan. Experience small intimate settings on our all new electric boats. Adult beverages are on board, as well as speciality cruises featuring wine and chocolate tastings. No noise or pollution, just relaxful music. We also rent aquacycles for family fun. The boats operate May - Oct. Wine and chocolate tasting in our tasting room is offerred year round.

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This was a great place to pop in and take a break and taste some great wine and have some chocolate. It was to cold to take a boat trip, next time

Reviewed 27 February 2017
Tami S
Hobart, Indiana
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Hobart, Indiana
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26 reviews
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

This was a great place to pop in and take a break and taste some great wine and have some chocolate. It was to cold to take a boat trip, next time

Thank Tami S
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

We went for a Chocolate & wine trip. Several f our Friends were with us on the trip down the Cass river in Frankenmuth, Mi. The boat we were on was really nice as it was electric.

Thank rolandw157
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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went on the wine and chocolate boat tour. The captain was very friendly and knowledgeable of the area. The wines choices on the boat are a little limited, but they offer you two additional samples when you hey back from the tasting room.

Thank Mike Z
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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84 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

great return trip with group of ten family n friends. Enjoyed the wines n chocolates on a beautiful ride on cases river, kaitlyn n Garrett were very knowledgeable about area,, Wines n history. Great for all ages except steep steps. Not forbhandicap

Thank Carlos92966
Angola, Indiana
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21 reviews
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

We went on this boat ride for our 35th anniversary and had a great time. We meet 3 there couples on the ride and all were on there anniversaries. We went down the river and had wine and chocolate and the captain and mate showed us thing on the river. And I will tell you the wine went right to... More 

Thank angmasse
Maumee, Ohio
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225 reviews
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

We looked at the wine and chocolates available and decided to purchase several chocolates for special treats. They also offer wine and chocolates tastings and a riverboat cruise.

Thank Craig G
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 1 September 2016

I did the one hour Wine and Chocolate Boat Tour. You were able to taste five pre-selected wines, 2 wines of your choosing after the tour and 1 full glass of wine of your choice towards the end of the tour. Each of the wines on the boat were paired with a very delicious chocolate. I highly recommend the Peach... More 

Thank SWilliams5597
Kawartha Lakes, Canada
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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We did the wine and chocolate pairing cruise. Nice little tour of the river; enjoyed trying the wine and chocolate pairings. Wines were okay; chocolates were excellent. Reasonable price considering the quantity of wine they provide. Also very nice to have a small boat with a limited number of passengers. Would definitely recommend (as long as you're not a wine... More 

Thank LastMango
Vassar, Michigan
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84 reviews
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

Would recommend this to anyone that needs a nice float along the river! Wine and chocolate was great and interesting along with a bit of history as we glided along the Cass!

Thank tmb2009
Fostoria, Michigan
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40 reviews
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Reviewed 12 August 2016

We stopped here in Frankenmuth with 6 ladies. We did the Wine and Chocolate pairing boat tour. We all had an excellent time. The boat captain (Cody) and Wine Server (Eilzabeth) were very nice and knowledgeable about the area and the wines. I hadn't done a wine w/chocolate tasting before and enjoyed the aspect of tasting the difference in the... More 

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