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Dells Boat Tours

Upper Dells Dock or Lower Dells Dock, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
+1 608-254-8555
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Just as good as I remembered it from 20 years ago!

Great history of local native Americans, trade on the river, the start of Wisconsin Dell tourism... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Wisconsin, USA
Excellent way to see and learn about the Upper Wisconsin Dells

During our two hour journey we learned much about the geology and history of the area. We had an... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
Chandler, AZ
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Upper Dells Dock or Lower Dells Dock, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
+1 608-254-8555
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Great history of local native Americans, trade on the river, the start of Wisconsin Dell tourism, early photography and more. Enthusiastic and informed young female tour guide who infused humor with history. The first stop was beautiful. The walk was too much for my elderly...More

Thank travelgal058
Reviewed 14 October 2017

During our two hour journey we learned much about the geology and history of the area. We had an opportunity to hike into the narrow canyon known as Witch's Gulch. We also visited Stand Rock where they recreate the famous H.H. Bennett photo of his...More

Thank mikes737
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We hosted a group of 40 seniors from the West Coast on a tour around Lake Michigan, and the Dells was one of the hilites.... We took the upper dells tour, and were treated with a view of the beauty that created the reason people...More

Thank Ed W
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Living in Wisconsin, I visit the dells often; probably 6 times a year. I have never been on the Upper Dells Boat Tour and decided to try it. It was amazing! The scenery and photography opportunities are unbelievable! So much of the Dells' river views...More

Thank Kristen B
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Went on the Upper Dells Tour. It was beyond what I expected. It was beautiful. It was entertaining. It was relaxing. The 2 captains we had were so great. They filled us with facts about the history of the dells, answered our questions and entertained...More

Thank DogFoster
Reviewed 10 October 2017

The Dells Boat Tour was a great way to see and appreciate the unique features of the Upper Wisconsin River. We were able to get seats on the open air top deck which provides an unobstructed view of the river, banks and forest. Saw two...More

Thank Fhobbit
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Good tour, but a little expensive at $30/pp. Very interesting and informative. Unfortunately the dog didn't make it on our visit and fell about 25 feet into the net. It was rather heart breaking for the poor German Shepard, but we stuck around until they...More

Thank schleyrib
Reviewed 2 October 2017

we decided to ride the lower dells saturday the 30th of sept, the traffic was terrible trying to get down the hill finally got there i went to the ticket booth and the lady was waiting on a family she looked at me and said...More

Thank ladybug698
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Our boat tour going upriver lasted 2 hours on a clear cool day. We sat on top for a wide view of the water and sandstone cliffs that lined much of the river. We had two short walks between the tall cliffs created by erosion,...More

Thank mimjoh
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We took a tour of the Upper Dells via boat on a sunny, warm day. The boat has a capacity of 127 people, and it appears that almost 127 people went on the boat on this first day of Fall. The seats are glorified lawn...More

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Brian S
25 September 2017|
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Response from 335efrainr | Reviewed this property |
Brian - They are two different tours. We have done both tours. During the boat tour it does make two different stops. At one of the stops you will see a dog jump from one point to the next, which I think your children... More
30 August 2017|
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Response from vanripsm | Reviewed this property |
The hotel gave us a Wisconsin Dells guide book with a coupon to buy tickets at the main intersection in town. Only one coupon so by all your tickets at one time.
31 July 2017|
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Response from Pawel W | Reviewed this property |
The tours leave every 30-45 minutes, they start around 10am to 4pm, First come first serve, they open 7 days, first 50 people can sit on top deck