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Address: Wisconsin Dells, WI
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+1 608-254-7227
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

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Dells Boat Tour

Enjoyed this two hour boat ride. We did the early morning tour and rode in the top of the boat. ( Wear a hat and sunscreen). It was a very relaxing and informative ride. You stop... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Ashland, Alabama
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Ashland, Alabama
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18 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed this two hour boat ride. We did the early morning tour and rode in the top of the boat. ( Wear a hat and sunscreen). It was a very relaxing and informative ride. You stop twice to get out and walk and take pictures of some unique rock features. They have a dog jumping between two rocks that is... More 

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Whitehouse, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Good thing we worn our vest and a jacket along with our hats and a blanket. It was a chilly day and I wanted to ride the upper deck to get a better view which you cannot do from the cabin. The captain and our tour guide, also a captain, and both are retired school teacher. They both did a... More 

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kansas city
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

The beautiful Wisconsin Dells area is still beautiful, although a lot has changed in the last 20 years! We took a ride on the Upper Dells Wisconsin River with Dells Tour Boats. You can imagine our surprise when we learned the crew is all women! Hannah, Lindsay, and Renita, all college students, did an excellent job of commanding, crewing, and... More 

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Golden, Colorado
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28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

We took the 10:30 launch for Upper Dells. It was very pretty and the breeze on the river was a welcome break from the heat. The guide was knowledgeable about the local lore. You disembark at two locations. None were difficult walks (and I was walking on an injured foot.) the two-hour time frame was just right.

Thank Joni I
West Bend, Wisconsin
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

What a perfect way to see and hear some of the History of the Dells. I was amazed of the generations of familys we saw on our tour. From young to old. Even the teenagers were not bored. There were 2 land tours during the 2 hour trip. Well worth seeing such beautiful nature scenes. Be sure to take plenty... More 

Thank Nancy G
Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 508 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

We took both the Upper Dells tour and the Lower Dells tour. They both were different and attractive, even though most people take the Upper Dells tour. The Upper Dells tour: There were a lot of people taking this tour. The boat was full! We sat at the very back of the boat, so that we could take pictures unhindered.... More 

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Aurora, Illinois
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27 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

after decades and generations of Dells trips, finally took upper Dells boat tour. Nice relaxing 2 hour trip with 2 shore stops: Witches Gulch (I think that's what its called) and Stand Rock where a guy jumps 5 foot to Stand Rock and back - guide said it was the dog's day off. We saw eagles flying over our boat.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Amazing day with jet boat guide Brook. A must do trip in the Dells especially on a hot day worth it.

Thank Cheryl G
Grant, Michigan
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653 reviews
93 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 526 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

It was a hot, hot day and off we went. Nice vessel, good staff and great scenery made for a nice afternoon. We have had this on our to list for a long time and we had a great time. These folks know what they are doing so relax and have a good time.

Thank Impala guy
Dallas, Texas
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133 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

Be prepared to be completely soaked as the helmsman will intentionally stop the boat forward, backward, and sideways to ensure that all passengers get wet. We loved it, but the little (about 7 year) girl behind us was in tears so plan accordingly,

Thank dlonghorn

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