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Memphis Riverboats

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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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45 S Riverside Dr, Memphis, TN 38103-2421
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

thought we would pass a few hours with this tour.we didn't book but got there early for the 2.30pm trip.it was a warm calm day but the boat did rock a little when other vessels went by.apart from that it was nice and steady.once we...More

Thank Steve F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking forward to our River Dinner Cruise having enjoyed a number of City River cruises in other cities. However the weather on Saturday the 8th September was to say the least atrocious. Weather and travel advisory’s were in place warning of severe thunderstorms....More

Thank Robrdj1
Reviewed 1 week ago

River Cruise to learn more. Hour and half tour covers Memphis on the Mississippi. We had a great guide, didn't get his name, but African American gentleman who was very knowledgeable and entertaining, really like a class on Memphis and Missippi River history. Worth taking...More

Thank Tom A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a very enjoyable cruise... the buffet was good and the music was perfect for dancing or just listening to as we cruised along the river taking in the sights at night. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Julia M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’ve taken a Mississippi River boat cruise before, in Iowa. While we liked forward to this (much shorter) cruise, we were very disappointed that the boat only traveled les than a mile on the river. We basically just sat in the middle of the river...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing bad on this cruise but a number of areas which could be improved. The cruise started just after sundown — would have been a lot better beginning half an hour earlier so the sunset could be enjoyed on the river rather than waiting in...More

Thank Kairho1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I took the 90 min ride and had a blast. The river guide dales was funny and interactive and due to being raised on the river had lots of information. We plan to bring my mom back and take her on the...More

Thank DeedeeM29
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

first time on the Missippippi River. It was a great experience. The captain was very knowledgeable and educational

Thank Brenda C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the tour but felt it could have been much better. We sat inside the lower level where it was mildly air conditioned. Only problem was the guide was on the top level. There was never any orientation reference point given so he would...More

Thank brianlE7825TP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The day that we took the sightseeing cruise it was very hot so we sat inside on the main deck with A/C. The narrator gave us lots of interesting facts about the area. It was very nice. Their docks are in easy walking distance from...More

Thank Carl C
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Leigh D
July 20, 2018|
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I would strongly recommend an evening cruise. The sun during the day can be extreme and sometimes makes it difficult to enjoy the sights. It will be cooler in the evening. The dinner cruise will be more expensive but it... More
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phangel3
July 15, 2018|
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I am sorry on the one start review but they won't let me change it for 3 months for some reason. I would rate a 5 star if I can. Thank You again for taking care of this so fast.
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valda615
July 13, 2018|
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Response from flcoppen | Reviewed this property |
it was part of my Memphis best tours. but I would recommend reservations, during busy seasons
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