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Uncle Sam Boat Tours

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Address: 45 James St, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607
Phone Number: (315) 482-2611
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Always a highlight

We often take out of town guests on this tour to see the area and hear some of the history. Always is a pleasure to be aboard.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Carm2010
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We often take out of town guests on this tour to see the area and hear some of the history. Always is a pleasure to be aboard.

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Aruba
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It always enjoy the uncle Sam boat tours for us we enjoyed the upper deck and the open-air. Make sure you take advantage of the stop at the Boldt Castle and the side trip over to the boat house.

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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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46 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

Engaging overview of the Alexandria Bay area history and points of interest. Last stop is Boldt Castle where you have as much time as you want exploring.

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Thank betomval
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61 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

We enjoyed our rides to and from Boldt Castle. The price was reasonable and the staff was courteous and helpful.

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Thank DDUPSTATENY
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

The boat ride on the St Lawrence was lots of fun. The guide was very knowledgeable and the boat was clean. It was a fun way to see the area.

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22 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Yes, this is a tourist activity, but without having a huge amount of time, our trip was fantastic, picturesque, informative and inexpensive. What a beautiful part of the country, and what a beautiful experience. I would definitely recommend this and do it again.

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

Great tour of Singer Castle. For those who are lighthouse enthusiasts you can get a great view of Sunken Island Lighthouse at the beginning and the end of the tour. On the way back from Singer Castle the tour boat goes right by Sister Island Light. You can great pictures with a 18-300mm lens from the boat. The tour guide... More 

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Crestview Hills, Kentucky
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

The crew was very friendly and provided a great tour. The boat was clean and large enough to handle the water movement. Their tour enabled us to visit both castles and to see the local islands and shore line. Money well spent.

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Thank paid4c4
Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

A great way to view the 1000 Islands and reach Boldt & Singer Castles. The staff fills you in on the history when taking a full cruise. They all seem to enjoy their jobs. Very friendly!

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Thank Judym1984
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98 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

This was part of our group bus tour, and I never imagined how fun it would be. It's over two hours of cruising in the islands on the St. Lawrence River. Though it was raining lightly off and on, I stood on the upper deck. The lower deck was crowded and stuffy. We had a great tour director. The scenery... More 

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