Boat tours take you on an exciting voyage of discovery and sheer fun. Experiencing America’s glory from a boat is an altogether a different experience. The boat tours in the USA have something to offer to every kind of tourist. While the cruise lines offer an extraordinary experience of luxury, boats and paddlewheelers place you close to the historic grandeur. Here are a few such boat tours in the US that will make your holiday an unforgettable one.
The Niagara Falls Maid of the Mist Tour
This tour into the basin of Niagara Falls is absolutely not to be missed during your trip to the US. Maid of the Mist has been a favourite attraction at Niagara Falls State Park for about 150 years now. You board a double-deck boat from the Observation Tower that takes you to an excursion through the dramatic base of American Falls, and on to the Horseshoe Falls’ basin. This boat tour will certainly be one of the most thrilling and memorable ones in your entire life.
San Antonio River Walk Boat Tour
San Antonio River Walk is often referred to as “The American Venice”. Here you can learn about the rich and glorious history of San Antonio while cruising around in the river walk. With a seating capacity of 20 people, there is also a dinner cruise that serves authentic global delicacies prepared at restaurants along the river. The tour gives you an amazing experience of native America’s flavours combined with the hustle and bustle of modern day city life.
Ohio River Cruise
Ohio River Cruise is the best and the most economical way to explore and experience Cincinnati. A magnificent boat takes you on a joyride through the picturesque waterways of the Mississippi and the Ohio rivers. This tour transports you back in time to the era of paddlewheels and gives you an insight into the heartland of America. Interesting commentary by the captain on the colourful history of Cincinnati makes this 1 ½ hour tour all the more delightful.
Mississippi River Cruise
Mississippi River Cruise gives you a chance to experience the glorious history and colourful culture of the Mississippi river. The grand cruise is done on a paddlewheeler and . This tour is an indelible journey for nature lovers, history buffs, and culture enthusiasts. You can choose an itinerary of one, two, or three weeks that sail cruises from Memphis, New Orleans, Nashville, and St. Paul.