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River Lilly Cruises

River Park Marina, 500 E. Prima Vista Blvd., Port Saint Lucie, FL 34983
(772) 489-8344
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Boat Tours, Sightseeing Tours
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Type: Boat Tours, Sightseeing Tours

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

During my last vacation to Port St Lucie my mom and I had the opportunity to take the River Lily Cruise. In addition to seeing all kinds of native Florida wildlife, it is a very relaxing, peaceful boat ride. We were surrounded by the peaceful setting of palm trees and excited by the sighting of alligators, turtles and native birds.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

This river tour was one of the highlights of our vacation. We saw a lot of wildlife including alligators, turtles, osprey, herons, and more. We got some great photos. The owners were very knowledgeable and friendly.

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Boca Raton, Fl
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We live in Port St Lucie and are so glad we chose this tour while our guests were visiting. It was as close as we've gotten to an osprey nest with a baby bird in it. We learned a great deal from Deena about the vegetation, as well. I've seen heart of palm trees in paintings, but never knew that's... More 

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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

This is the second time we take this tour. First time was with our son and grandson and they both loved it. This time I had a childhood friend visiting and we really enjoyed it, even more than the first time. They really know their route and have special knowledge of the types of birds in the area. I learned... More 

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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This was our first cruise with River Lily cruises and it was awesome. Deena was very knowledgeable about the wildlife. We were able to see Alligators, turtles, osprey, blue and green heron, and butterfly orchids. I will be taking my family the next time they come to visit. Don't forget your camera and binoculars!

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Dana W, Owner at River Lilly Cruises, responded to this review

"Best Tour" is such a compliment! Thanks for planning to join us again. More 

Riverview, MI
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149 reviews 149 reviews
75 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This was our second trip in 2 years on this boat. The 1.5 hour cruise is very relaxing and the jungle type scenery is worth capturing on film. We got some great osprey photos, as well as an anhinga, the osprey nest and several 10 inch baby alligators. After the cruise we hiked a nature trail that our guide pointed... More 

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Dana W, Owner at River Lilly Cruises, responded to this review

Sounds like...JUNGLE FEVER! Thanks for joining us a "2nd time around" with confidence. More 

Schaumburg, Illinois
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113 reviews 113 reviews
31 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We have taken this cruise twice, and will definitely go again. It is very relaxing, and the guide is perfect. She is great at pointing out things I would never notice, but does not talk excessively which makes the cruise very peaceful. We saw lots of alligators, even some baby alligators that I would never had spotted on my own.... More 

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Dana W, Owner at River Lilly Cruises, responded to this review

"Peaceful & perfect"...Thank you for your comments and cruising with us again! More 

Weston
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83 reviews 83 reviews
10 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014 via mobile

My sister, her husband and I enjoyed our cruise. The guides were very friendly and helpful. We missed seeing manatees, although we understand that this isn't Disney, and wildlife doesn't appear at will! We did enjoy the alligators and wild birds. I got some great photos. If you're looking for relaxation and some communing with nature, this is a worthy... More 

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Dana W, Owner at River Lilly Cruises, responded to this review

Thanks for choosing us and getting close to nature. More 

Deepest Sussex
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104 reviews 104 reviews
11 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014 via mobile

This was our first introduction to Florida wildlife and we really enjoyed this relaxing cruise. It is a great shame that others on the river did not stick to the generous speed limits and we were taken aback by high speed boats in an area of such natural beauty. This did not detract too much from our cruise, and we... More 

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Dana W, Owner at River Lilly Cruises, responded to this review

Sounds like you really enjoyed your first experience of Florida's wildlife with us. Thanks for that! More 

Omaha, Nebraska, United States
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46 reviews 46 reviews
12 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

We had am excellent tour of the Port St. Lucie River. The naturalist on board was informative, we saw many varieties of birds, alligators, many different species of trees and plants and a little history of the area. This is definitely a tour not to be missed.

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Dana W, Owner at River Lilly Cruises, responded to this review

Obviously, we were not meant to miss each other! Thanks for your time to review. More 

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