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Dells Boat Tours

Address: Upper Dells Dock (107 Broadway) or Lower Dells Dock (Jnc. Hwy. 12, 13, & 16 - Wisc. Dells Parkway), P.O. Box 630, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
Phone Number: 608 254-8555
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Plum Grove, TX
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59 reviews 59 reviews
5 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The outside top seats are great for the view but the temps were in the 40's. After the first shore excursion we moved down to the inside. All in all an enjoyable trip with unique scenery, walks and the jumping German Shepherds. Worth the money.

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Dahinda, Illinois
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

How can you go to the Dells without taking the Dells boat tour! It is what make the Dells the Dells!. 2 1/2 hr boat tour on beautiful River with excellent tour guide. The formations are wonderful and we saw Eagles feasting on a sandbar! Two rather unnecessary stops, but fun anyway. Loved the historical information. Nice change from The... More 

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West Bend, Wisconsin
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Loved it... SCARY AND FUN all at the same time. what a wonderrful time we had with the girls who are 15 and 10.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

It's important to note that Dells Boat Tours offers Upper and Lower Dells tours, plus a combo. We took the 1-hour Lower Dells tour. The boat was older, and the crew's attire wasn't very professional (jeans and sweatshirts, and the older gentleman's sweatshirt was filthy with dirt/stains all over it). That said, the crew members were very friendly and did... More 

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Oklahoma
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298 reviews 298 reviews
101 attraction reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We had taken the Original Wisconsin Dells Ducks and the Upper Wisconsin Dells Tour,, then last but by no means least, we boarded the Lower Wisconsin Dells Boat Tour. There, to our surprise was Katy, our tour guide from the Upper Dells. This time she was our CAPTAIN! This young lady is multi talented. You can tell how much she... More 

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Ozark, Missouri
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

enjoyed this trip. Gives you two stops with the witch's area being worth the hike. My only complaint is being "stuck" inside. May have been nice if the tour guides would have encouraged the group to switch floors after the second stop.

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Dayton, Ohio
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Excellent mix of scenery and history with this relaxing 2.5-3 hour tour. The Upper Dells choice gets you out of the boat to enjoy the rock formations on two separate short boardwalk strolls.

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Murray, Kentucky
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117 reviews 117 reviews
34 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

It was a gorgeous day to be on the river. The Wisconsin River is calm and peaceful, and surrounded by trees and rock formations. We were on the Belle Boyd, piloted by Bob. Kevin was our guide. They were both knowledgeable, friendly, and funny. We took the Upper Dells tour, which includes 2 stops. They take a photo of your... More 

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Sun Prairie, Wisconsin
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74 reviews 74 reviews
21 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

You will not be disappointed. The boat tours will show you the true beauty of the Dells, including sights only visible by water. Safe, reasonable and well worth the time. My first boat tour was when I was 7 (60 years ago). Same ride, same splendor, nature at its best. I have take both the upper and lower many times... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Best way to see the Upper Dells. Boats departing every 30-40 minutest during summer. The staff at the entry and at the boat know their stuff and very friendly. Had my online ticket scanned and had to go in and out to check my other group of friends (without any issues). If you want to sit at the top then... More 

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