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Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours

61 Melville St, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
+1 905-468-4800
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One-hour whitewater adventure that combines the magnificent scenery and historic highlights of lower Niagara River.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“class rapids” (62 reviews)
“water shoes” (43 reviews)
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61 Melville St, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0, Canada
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+1 905-468-4800
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1 - 10 of 572 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

If you don't wish to get soaking wet - this is a good option and I'm glad the company has this boat. Lots of people have written that its overpriced - I don't feel it is because the money it takes to upkeep these boats...More

Thank gaylew559
Kim W, Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your time to write this awesome review! We appreciate your feedback in order to make our tour better! We look forward to the opportunity to host you on the Open Boat Tour! Have a great day!

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Didn't know exactly what to expect but our tour guide Asia was very clear, explaining every single step before getting ready to board the jet boat. Once on the boat she was very clear telling us that we were going to get really, really wet....More

Thank Sanabria46
Kim W, Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your amazing comments regarding our tour and Asia and Dan! We appreciate it very much! We will be sure to pass on the positive comments. Thank you for choosing Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours! We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a blast and loved this experience! Our captain Mike and guide Asia created lots of excitement. Asia provided lots of information in her narration and everyone around us was so happy. We had a hot sunny day which was perfect as you do...More

Thank Ann_Valin
Kim W, Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for choosing Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours! We are so happy to hear that you had so much fun with Mike and Asia! We will let them know you took the time to write this awesome review and include them in it! We look...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a blast on this trip. Asia the guide is very energetic and full of life. I was impressed by the number of times we got to go through the rapids. I recommend paying the extra money for the USB drive with videos and pics...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Kim W, Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for this fantastic review on the tour, Asia and the USB! We are happy that you had a great experience with us and we will be sure to pass on the awesome comment to Asia! Have a great day!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I was not sure I wanted to do this but I'm so glad i was persuaded. You get absolutely soaked but is amazing. The guide is very informative and funny. A great way to experience the rapids.

Thank anisa2804
Kim W, Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so glad that you were persuaded to do the tour and that you are happy that you did! Thank you for taking the time to tell us about it, we appreciate your time! We hope to see you again in the future!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took our 4 grandchildren here after our annual trip to Great Wolf Lodge just to try something different. The kids ranged in age from 8 to 11. We have been on jetboats elsewhere and found them much more thrilling, but the kids enjoyed themselves...More

Thank StanleyandMarie
Kim W, Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We are always looking for feedback that we can use to make our trips better and we thank you for taking the time to make us aware of your experience. We are happy to hear that your grandchildren enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are so glad we did this tour. It was such a unique and fun way to see the Niagara River and Niagara Gorge while getting soaked. The staff is very enthusiastic and energetic, making it even more enjoyable. Overall, an awesome experience and a...More

Thank Follow Your D
Kim W, Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so happy that you chose us too! We will be sure to pass on your awesome comments regarding our staff! We think they are pretty awesome too! Thank you for choosing to visit us with all of the amazing things to do in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is well worth the price. You will likely drink some river water after being put through the "washing machine"! Yes that is what they have named one of the Rapids that you actually go under! Yes you WILL get soaked. The part that amazes...More

Thank Triphuntin
Kim W, Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for this amazing review! Your excitement for the tour is contagious! Thank you for choosing Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours and we hope to have the opportunity to see you again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I had been meaning to do this all summer and finally booked seats for September 2. I had been years ago at the beginning of the season, and figured a later season ride would be fun. We weren't at all disappointed. Our...More

Thank tomjl2017
Hannah M, Guest Relations Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for coming back and bringing your girlfriend to share in the experience! We're thrilled to hear you had an excellent time and enjoyed all aspects of our trip. Thanks so much for the review and recommendation, we look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We we're pleased with the great experience The ride was very exciting and we we soaked as told by staff But worth it

Thank beverley Stone-... s
Hannah M, Guest Relations Manager at Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review! We are also pleased that you enjoyed your experience with us :) We love hearing back from our guests who are stoked to get soaked! Thanks for joining us and we hope to see you again :)

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FP7020
29 June 2017|
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Response from Hannah M | Property representative |
Thanks for your interest in the Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours! Waterproof cameras are aloud on board, however we do require that you wear a wrist strap or have any way to secure the camera to your body for the white water... More
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Liz B
7 August 2015|
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Hi Liz! Thank you for your interest in the Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours! The Niagara Whirlpool is a set of class 6 rapids, some of the largest rapids in North America! The Whirlpool is created by rushing water flowing over... More
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