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Address: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Phone Number: 9544625596
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$49.95*
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Jungle Queen Riverboat Dinner Cruise and Show
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$23.27*
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Jungle Queen Riverboat Cruise
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$24.99*
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Ghosts, Legends and Lore Tour of Fort Lauderdale

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Enjoyable views. Not crowded at all. We took the water taxi and got off to walk around a bit. Good trip, felt safe. Clean surroundings.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
669MelodyG
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Chicago, Illinois
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Chicago, Illinois
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyable views. Not crowded at all. We took the water taxi and got off to walk around a bit. Good trip, felt safe. Clean surroundings.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our apartment building is right next to the CARRIE B. Cruises line, so when friends list us we take them on the boat up and down the New River on the CARRIE B.

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Milan, Illinois
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50 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a boat ride on the river, it was lovely! They have a tour guide that tells you about everything you are seeing as you travel along the river, they also stop in several places, you can either get off for a moment and get back on or get off stay for awhile and catch the next boat to... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The New River area of Los Olas Blvd is a one-stop spot for water tours, walking, history, shops, eating, and drinking. So much do to do on foot.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

We were fortunate enough to take two boat tours along the river which covered the area down to the area of the cruise ships and ocean as well as up river. The yachts and homes encountered along the way are fascinating in their style variations with bungalow simplicity next door to total opulence. Well worth the trip along the river

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Long Melford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

We took the tourist boat ride along the New River. The houses along the shore were out of this world, and the boats (?ships) at the private moorings were magnificent, some even had helicopter landing pads. Most of the houses belong to celebrities so that added a further dimension to the tour. That is the present. On the shores of... More 

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Palm Bay, Florida, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

Went on the Jungle Queen down the new river on their dinner cruise. Great narration down the river and then nice dinner and a show. Great night....great staff. All the sights on the river are amazing, yachts beyond belief.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

If you have time, I would suggest a walk along River Walk, which is the the red brick promenade that runs along New River. It stars at Old Town and heads east to Stranahand House on Las Olas Blvd. You can walk east to west or west to east. New River was originally the first water way that catered to... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

The New River runs from the Intracoastal up through downtown Fort Lauderdale. It is a beautiful waterway with boats going up and down the river. Shops and restaurants are along the river. Walk, eat, people watch. Relax.

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Wallkill, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

Walked around while waiting for river cruise. Very relaxing breeze, enjoyed looking at the boats and people watching. Just a nice stroll by the water

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