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About Frankenmuth FunShips
Frankenmuth FunShips offers boat tours on the Cass River in Frankenmuth, Michigan. Experience small intimate settings on our all new electric boats. Adult beverages are on board, as well as speciality cruises featuring wine and chocolate tastings. No noise or pollution. We also rent aquacycles for family fun. The boats operate May - Oct. Wine and chocolate tasting in our tasting room is offered year round.
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

A pleasant experience to include in a day trip to Frankenmuth. Relaxing and fun and I would say worth the money.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank missfransioli
Reviewed November 1, 2018

We had really been looking forward to doing a wine and chocolate tasting cruise and it lived up to its expectations. Our guide was funny and informative. The wines and chocolates were divine. The young lady who did the tastings and served us in the...More

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

absolutely wonderful people and experience. I was recently in a motorcycle accident and was afraid I would not be able to get down to the boat. the staff is just amazing. they have the plans to get someone in a wheelchair to the boat and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mike K
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

This was a favorite of ours, small boats with only 10 guest at a time. Quite slow ride up and down the river while being served 5 wins paired with wonderful chocolates and getting to know the passengers. Boat captain was informative about the area...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Joe C
Reviewed September 13, 2018

My husband, our friends, and I loved this FunShip Wine and Chocolate river tour. We received four different wines with a matching chocolate (which really sometimes made the wine) and were offered a full glass of the wine we really liked. You could also have...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank IrishSurfer
EricF3511, Owner at Frankenmuth FunShips, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2018

Thanks for joining us! Glad you had a great time!

Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were told this was a fun relaxing boat ride. We were not disappointed! We chose the wine and chocolate tasting tour. We happened to be the only people that were on the tour but it was still very nice. Don’t expect...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank SusanCPKY
Reviewed August 20, 2018

We walked in hopes they would have something available that day (reservations highly recommend) not only did they have something to fit us in...we didn't even wait!! Kameron (The Captain) came in earlier to start his shift..the girl at reception (sweet) asked him if he...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Adriana B
EricF3511, Owner at Frankenmuth FunShips, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2018

Thanks for joining us! Happy to hear Kameron treated you guys well! Glad you had a great time.

Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I did the cruise as a part of a girls weekend. The wine was good with a blend of dry and sweet. The chocolate was local and tasty. Don't like wine. They have a beer option. The boat is small but room...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Shirley O
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

We did the one hour tour (I think it was $25). Our boat held 11 passengers. We had 18 in our party, so we took 2 boats and went side by side. 5 wine and chocolate samples plus one full glass. We also received 3...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank kacie_nay
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

I may have enjoyed simply walking along the river better but the tour guide had alot of facts to share and it was enjoyable just to sit and relax for the almost hour long ride. My infant neice became fussy (nap time) but the employers...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Kaley R
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July 5, 2018|
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Response from EricF3511 | Property representative |
There are only 2 steps into the boat, with something to hold onto on each side. We are happy to offer our assistance as well.
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Lori S
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Response from SWilliams5597 | Reviewed this property |
It depends on which package you purchase. But for the chocolate and wine tasting cruise you are given the opportunity to taste both wine and chocolate. Also, don't hesitate to contact Fun Ships with your questions they are... More
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