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Uncle Sam Boat Tours

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45 James St, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607-1303
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Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

We did the two nation tour and had a wonderful time. Our tour guide was quirky, but still enjoyable and very knowledgeable. The stories behind the islands, people and houses in the area are amazing. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sara E
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

Couldn't hear tour narration over the diesel engine of the boat. We took the last tour of the day but that was not a good idea. Told us Boldt Castle tour would take 45 min but we didn't finish in that time frame at all...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018

Very nice 2 1/2 tour of the 1000 Islands with beautiful views. The tour guide was very informative. This is very relaxing and enjoyable.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 447lwilson
Reviewed October 21, 2018

we rode uncle sam boat twice . first day went to boldt castle and yacht house and next day rode on one thousand island on st Lawrence river over 2 hours. peaceful and quiet. excellent views. smooth beautiful weather. the ticket shelter were pleasant staffs...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Robert S
Reviewed October 17, 2018

We had an excellent tour of the Thousand Islands area on Uncle Sam's Boat Tours. Our tour guide was extremely knowledgeable and entertaining. The tour itself is amazing, to see all these beautiful homes of all different sorts, both on the mainland and the island....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

Season winding down so purchasing tickets at the entrance was easy. Did not order ahead online. Was explained all ticket options. We just took ride to Boldt Castle and back... easy peasy!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Angela8990
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

Due to travel delays, we missed our on-line pre-booked 2-Nation tour, but Uncle Sam’s Boat Tours took care of us by refunding our money, got us on the next tour when we arrived & tickets for the Boldt Island shuttle the next day since we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank klaulds
Reviewed October 15, 2018

Uncle Sam’s is the biggest boat tour company in Alexandria Bay (of the two). This tour takes you up the American side of the St. Lawrence Seaway, and then jumps across to the Canadian side. The tour staff provides background on the area and the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Curtis S
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Can’t say enough good things about Uncle Sams Boat Tours. Friendly service. Great tour of the 1000 Islands day or night. Wonderful for special events and affordable

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Suzanne H
Reviewed October 12, 2018

This is a great boat tour, especially if you are not familiar with the 1000 Lakes area. The tour is very informative, mostly about the houses you will see on the St. Lawrence River, but also about the history and some fun facts. Our tour...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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October 3, 2018|
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Response from Joe Y | Reviewed this property |
The tour with narration , drinks or snacks are on you.
August 13, 2018|
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Response from sunlovr88 | Reviewed this property |
The Singer Castle tour stops on Heart Island where you can pay a separate admission for Boldt Castle. I recommend the combination ticket for Heart Island'scastle and outer buildings and the shuttle to the mainland's... More
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Response from wanderingchick2011 | Reviewed this property |
I stayed at Captain Thompson's resort with my preschooler. Balconies are child safe and overlook the water. Easy walk around town. We ate breakfast at Rileys next door...very large portions. Also ate at Coffee Pot... More