We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Jungle Queen Riverboat

Certificate of Excellence
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 801 Seabreeze Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316-1629
Phone Number: +1 954-462-5596
Website
Today
8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
Description:

A "Must" in Fort Lauderdale for 78 years! Experience a little...

A "Must" in Fort Lauderdale for 78 years! Experience a little southern hospitality on this "All You Wish to Eat" BBQ Ribs, Chicken and Shrimp Dinner Cruise served family style with all the trimmings. Enjoy a pleasant and humorous commentary by the Captain about the many interesting sights and beautiful homes you'll see as we cruise up the New River, past Millionaire's Row, en route to our tropical isle to enjoy dinner and a hilarious Variety Show. The show is followed by a moonlit ride back to the dock. More than 18 million guests over the years have enjoyed the fun-filled, relaxing evening aboard. A unique evening you'll talk about, laugh about and always remember. There is nothing else like it.

Jungle Queen also offers fully narrated daily Sightseeing Cruises up the historic New River past plush waterfront homes, downtown Fort Lauderdale, a bit of the Everglades and a stop-off at our tropical isle to see rare birds, monkeys and an alligator exhibition. The only true way to see Fort Lauderdale.

read more
Book In Advance
More Info
$49.95*
and up
Jungle Queen Riverboat Dinner Cruise and Show
More Info
$23.27*
and up
Jungle Queen Riverboat Cruise

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 1,427 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 540
    Excellent
  • 443
    Very good
  • 180
    Average
  • 47
    Poor
  • 67
    Terrible
Beautiful boattrip along villas and yachts

We booked our trip via Sunny.org, a promotional website for Fort Lauderdale. Two persons for the price of one ($24,00). If you can get a deal like this, it's an absolute must... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Ernesto F
Add Photo Write a Review

1,427 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 1,277: English reviews
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the highlights of our trip! Plenty of food, acts were great! Clean and friendly! Would go again!

Helpful?
Thank Beverly B
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked our trip via Sunny.org, a promotional website for Fort Lauderdale. Two persons for the price of one ($24,00). If you can get a deal like this, it's an absolute must. Otherwise, in my opinion, the trip is too expensive for what you get. 1,5 hour trip along the mega villas and yachts of Fort Lauderdale. The villa of... More 

Helpful?
Thank Ernesto F
Tampa
Level Contributor
11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Took the 11am cruise. Upon arrival was told to park in adjoining hotel car park at a cost of $7. Guy didn't inform us that there was a cheaper option across the street for $1.75 an hour. There were 10 empty "Jungle Queen" parking bays right out front but they were reserved for "disabled drivers". There were no disabled passengers... More 

Helpful?
Thank Peter H
Level Contributor
8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Took this tour on September 2016. Started badly - we could not bring any of our own food or drinks on the tour. We had two among us that have serious dietary restrictions, and after an argument with the staff, we were allowed to bring our dietary snacks on board. It was obvious that they wanted you to buy their... More 

Helpful?
Thank Maryann K
Maryland
Level Contributor
20 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This excursion was great from start to finish. Purchased tickets via Groupon and saved around $30 (for 2 ppl.). Parking and boarding was easy and the narrator for the tour was excellent. The private island was beautiful and well maintained. The staff serving dinner was outstanding - very friendly and personable with all guests. Plenty of food and it was... More 

Helpful?
Thank sdg710
Oldham
Level Contributor
48 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We did the dinner cruise to the private island and had a FAB night, we loved it. All the staff were brilliant and very helpful. The barbecue dinner was plentiful and delicious and the entertainment was really good. The tap dancer/comedian had us crying with laughter - top entertainer.

Helpful?
Thank OldhamMaisieMoo
Burleson, Texas
Level Contributor
12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We got a discounted ticket on Groupon which made our trip $78 for two. Well worth it. We had a nice ride out to a "private island" and had a buffet dinner. Really it was more like a family style dinner, where they have the sides on the table and you can get what you want and they bring out... More 

Helpful?
Thank terrie55557
Marietta, Georgia
Level Contributor
92 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had the great opportunity to do a charter cruise and dinner with the Jungle Queen. We had initially thought about doing a dinner with a local restaurant with a fixed menu and bar. We opted to do the dinner cruise and BBQ buffet. We are definitely glad we did. I must admit that I had some reservations about BBQ... More 

Helpful?
Thank RaeRays
Decatur, Georgia
Level Contributor
30 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The riverboat takes you along the intercostal and New River past mega yachts, mansions and through downtown Ft. Lauderdale. An all you can eat barbecue dinner and 4 act variety show round out the evening before sailing back down the waterway. A nice evening with lots to see and enjoy.

Helpful?
Thank Michael C
Ontario
Level Contributor
60 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Not going to lie. Pretty boring with expensive drinks. May be better for families then a group of girls. You cannot sit on the top deck so no sun if you're a sun soaker like me. Some really bad seats if you don't get on early. My friend never gets motion sick on boats but she because of our mid... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank JusSilvag

Travelers who viewed Jungle Queen Riverboat also viewed

Fort Lauderdale, Broward County
 
Fort Lauderdale, Broward County
Fort Lauderdale, Broward County
 

Been to Jungle Queen Riverboat? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Jungle Queen Riverboat and other visitors
26 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (26)

Questions? Get answers from Jungle Queen Riverboat staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?