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River Lilly Cruises

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Address: River Park Marina, 500 E. Prima Vista Blvd., Port Saint Lucie, FL 34983
Phone Number: (772) 489-8344
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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The River Lilly is a 34-passenger pontoon boat, licensed by the U.S. Coast...

The River Lilly is a 34-passenger pontoon boat, licensed by the U.S. Coast Guard and owned by Eddie and Stephanie Hamrick. Eddie is a U.S. Coast Guard licensed Captain.

The cruise, on parts of the river so wild they were used in the James Bond film Moonraker to represent a tributary of the Amazon, is on the same waters used by early settlers and Native Americans. Each trip is different, but you're sure to see alligators, turtles and lots of native birds, maybe even playful otters or gentle manatees.

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Beautiful Ride

Thoroughly enjoyed this tour. The Captain and crew (his beautiful wife) were a wealth of information. They obviously love the river and brought us to the most serene areas... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Jshor4444
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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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52 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had company down from RI, wanted to see some of PSL nature. This was a very nice ride, saw birds and other wildlife.

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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thoroughly enjoyed this tour. The Captain and crew (his beautiful wife) were a wealth of information. They obviously love the river and brought us to the most serene areas. A great time!

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Ludlow, vt
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely couple that narrate, navigate, and identify multiple species of wild life in the St.Lucie river. Very enjoyable trip

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Thank 278Chrisbill
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

For what I paid, it was more than worth it. Whenever I have company, I will be booking another trip. The captain was very knowledgeable and showed us all the animals n reptiles. I was very pleased with the tour. We saw many alligators n turtles and lots of birds

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Thank Slade S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

our trip was fab the captain and his wife where a field of information. I would highly recommend this boat tour for anyone visiting the area. Great value for money.

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Thank aislingp86
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

This was an awesome time. We packed a lunch and we arrived not a moment too soon due to the traffic lights this area is flooded with. It was a guided tour that was very informative and a lot of fun! I wanted to see manatees but no luck that day. Maybe by the time you get to go the... More 

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Thank mariegruber
Port Saint Lucie, Florida, United States
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29 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

When my sister-in-law and her friend were here, we took them to the Ruver Lily., for a fun day on the water. Dana and Dana ( Captain and crew) were so much fun, and so knowledgeable about the river and the wildlife. A must for all of our guests.

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Thank Carol H
Stuart, Florida
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Nice boat, great tour, interesting scenery and wildlife. Very comfortable and safe trip. Excellent guide pointing out hard to find wildlife.

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Thank Achmud
Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

I saw this boat when I was putting my boat in the water so I thought to myself this looks like a cruise boat, then I made sure I told myself one more time that this was a sight seeint boat,

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Thank Joe P
New Palestine, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

Our April 10, 2016 tour was very enjoyable, the combination of the beautiful scenery coupled with the education of both the river and wildlife, really makes this an outstanding way to spend a Sunday afternoon. We were able to great some great photos of wildlife in their natural habitat. The tour is run by a Husband-Wife team, who are passionate... More 

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