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Great tour but...

We had a great tour with my family on July 19th 2018. We booked the Express Morning Grand Tour but... read more

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Monthey, Switzerland
Good tour

Took the tour on a beautiful Saturday morning. Narration was good, informative with some humor and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tom C
Plymouth, MN
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Reviewed today

We had a great tour with my family on July 19th 2018. We booked the Express Morning Grand Tour but as the the faster boat was still awaiting its final inspection, we have been downgraded to the Classic Grand Tour. No issue on that, we...More

Thank Benoit1952
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took the tour on a beautiful Saturday morning. Narration was good, informative with some humor and also knew when to turn it off. Did a good job of rotating the boat to allow both sides to have view of the caves. Wind picks up as...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Apostle Islands Cruise Service is a Lake Superior cruise boat Company and is headquartered next to the docks in downtown Bayfield, Wisconsin. This company offers boat tours around the Apostle Islands form Memorial Day to late October. They offer a Grand 55 mile tour...More

Thank rockyjoe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I decided on a morning cruise around the Apostle Islands at the last minute and were happy with the experience. Amazing how many people lined up- there had to be an additional cruise boat added! The cruise was mostly informative, but at...More

Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the 3 hour Grand Tour Cruise around the Apostle Islands. Learned a lot about the Islands and enjoyed the scenery. Tip - it appeared the left side of the boat had better views around the various islands.

Thank bluejay6767
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the Saturday 1:00 PM tour aboard the new new "Archipelago". Captain Dave & Jen were awesome! Excellent narration on the islands, great views of many of the Apostle Islands including Raspberry Light House, Sand Island Light House, and the Sea Caves. Jack &...More

Thank Happiness398855
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This trip was the most boring trip ever! It sounds like it would be really cool - shipwrecks (couldn't see any because the water was murky) Ship supposed to have glass bottom boat (it's really just these tiny glass panels-very small. There were 2 or...More

Thank ralphie74
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took Apostle Islands Cruise tour of the islands, and to the outermost Devil's Island and their sea caves, lighthouse and keeper buildings. Amazing cruise, scenery, and the captain was very knowledgeable and explained the different islands and their history as we went by them. He...More

Thank Cindy G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the grand cruise on their new boat. Very comfortable seats and a very accommodating and helpful crew. If not for devil island, there would be nothing to see on this tour.

Thank kevin s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked the caves and lighthouses (1:00PM) tour two weeks in advance. The morning of our trip we watched the Grand Tour board. Shortly before noon, I received a phone call that our trip was cancelled because it was on a new boat that was...More

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Sandy O
June 26, 2018|
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Response from Ramboandoc | Reviewed this property |
The Grand Tour does not allow passengers to get off. In fact, I don't think any of these allow that. There is a glass bottom boat tour that allows you to see wrecks, if the water is clear. I am not sure if that same tour... More
July 6, 2017|
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Response from Jennifer C | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. They do have taxi and private tours. There is a lady in their shop who can answer your questions. We did see lots of see caves. I am unsure which island it was on.