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Ithaca Boat Tours offers a variety of daily 2 hour narrated tours including our Picnic Lunch Cruise, Eco-Cruise, and Sunset Cruises of Cayuga Lake. All 2 hour cruises originate from our home dock located 416 Taughannock Blvd. We also offer 1 hour...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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316 Taughannock Blvd, Ithaca, NY 14850-3231
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+1 607-697-0166
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Reviewed September 20, 2018

We had a wonderful Wine Cruise on Cayuga Lake. The captain and her first mate were great hosts. They were friendly and informative. The other guests were also a great addition to the crusie. They were a pleasure to chat with. The evening was not...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Taowalker221b
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Even though I lived in ithaca for four years, I never utilized the lake so this tour was my first experience on it. Our first mate Sandy provided an interesting narrative about the history and ecology of the lake. For $25pp for a 1hr cruise...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jcmccain17
Reviewed July 29, 2018

One hour boat tour from Ithaca farmers market up Cayuga Lake. $50. per person. Smooth ride tour guide pointed out all the landmarks. Good tour of the south end of the lake

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Glenn S
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Five of us took the eco-tour on a Sunday afternoon. After visiting Ithaca twice a year for the past 23 years, it was nice to finally get on the water. Felicia did a great job explaining various aspects of the history of the lake with...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

It was start of the season on a perfect Thursday evening. Met a family from Canada waiting for the two hour trip! The Captain and his young 1st mate were friendly and personable! From beginning to end, they were interacting with everyone and answering questions....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

A delightful way to spend an hour when visiting the Ithaca Farmers Market. Cayuga Lake is beautiful and the guide was very knowledgeable.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank LindsCC777
Reviewed October 4, 2017

Party of 6 wanted to take the Sunday afternoon, 2:00, 1 hour boat tour. We arrived with 20 mins to spare. Followed the GPS and address from this site. Even when you pull into the parking lot here is a sign for boat tours. Drove...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 23, 2017

It was a warm sunny afternoon and the tour was simply lovely. Besides being interesting and instructive, it was very relaxing, with a very nice atmosphere. Both the captain and the guide were very friendly and the landscape was really beautiful. I would recommend it...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank MT M
Reviewed November 14, 2016

Really enjoyed our early October Saturday late afternoon cruise. Cindy and the crew did a fabulous job of hosting and filling us in on much of the history and sights of the lake. Would certainly recommend it to anyone as it gives a totally different...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Steve M
Reviewed October 20, 2016

I wanted to do something significant to celebrate the great effort of our work team at Cornell this fall. The Wine on the Water cruise was the perfect outing for us. Cindy was a terrific. She gave us a private cruise and adjusted the time...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Anne C
July 22, 2016|
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Response from Andy W | Reviewed this property |
There is a restroom on the ship. I have never used it. It is some sort of restroom somewhat unique to boats, I believe. On previous cruises the person assisting the captain would typically make an announcement offering... More
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Anne C
July 21, 2016|
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Response from Andy W | Reviewed this property |
There is arestroom on the boat. I have never used it. It is some sort of restroom somewhat unique to boats, I believe. On previous cruises the person assisting the captain would typically make an announcement offering... More
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Anne C
July 21, 2016|
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Response from Andy W | Reviewed this property |
There is a bathroom on the boat. I have never used it. It is some sort of restroom somewhat unique to boats, I believe. On previous cruises the person assisting the captain would typically make an announcement offering... More
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