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We have my husband this for father’s day. We took the whole family. We took the kids and the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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Perfect for a Day Cruise

Lovely couple as Captain and Guide take you on an affordable local journey through waterways filled... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Angel G
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The River Lilly is a 34-passenger pontoon boat, licensed by the U.S. Coast Guard and owned by Eddie and Stephanie Hamrick. Eddie is a U.S. Coast Guard licensed Captain. The cruise, on parts of the river so wild they were used in the James Bond film...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
River Park Marina, 500 E. Prima Vista Blvd., Port Saint Lucie, FL 34983
+1 772-489-8344
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have my husband this for father’s day. We took the whole family. We took the kids and the grandkids. They had a wonderful time. Very knowledgeable and informative of the area. We saw lots of wildlife and even saw an alligator.

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Reviewed 31 July 2018

Lovely couple as Captain and Guide take you on an affordable local journey through waterways filled with vegetation, fowl, gators, manatee, turtles and history galore. This great local getaway gives "Staycation" new favor.

Thank Angel G
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Spent 7 days in Port St. Lucie. This trip was the highlight. Relaxing trip down river. Great wildlife. Just as promised.

Thank Christina W
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Lilly River cruise takes folks on a nice, comfortable ride up the North Fork of the St. Lucie River. This stretch of the river is dominated by conservation areas dominated by native vegetation typical of old Florida, and occupied by native wildlife. We are biologists...More

1  Thank RiverH0use
Reviewed 21 May 2018

We saw 16 alligators, birds and other creatures. The owners re great at describing everything we saw and telling us history of the river. All in all it is well worth the time and money. We had a wonderful time

2  Thank Robin R
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Well, as visitors to this part of Florida, it was great to get closer to the real Florida with so much wildlife to see. The treat of the day was seeing the river otters, a family of 3 playing along the shoreline. Thanks to Steph...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Peaceful tour of a beautifully preserved area of the St Lucie River. Pristine views and much wild life to see from a meticulously maintained boat. Wonderful guides. Fantastic captain. Thanks for a memorable tour.

1  Thank ljeanhaskins
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Very nicely done. Worth the $$ for a relaxing activity. They were very good at eyeing the wildlife and providing some interesting history to fill in.

1  Thank DebJean25
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Didn’t expect much as you can see wildlife on golf courses and sides of the road In Florida, but the snaking through the rivers and mangroves was really relaxing and seeing the gators and Herron in their natural habitat was great to see. My teenage...More

2  Thank Lou T
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Went with family and friends on the cruise. We saw lots of alligators, turtles, vultures, and osprey. Steph and Eddie were very knowledgeable on all the animals and answered everyone’s questions.

1  Thank pattyg56_11
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9 October 2017|
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Response from scottmil55 | Reviewed this property |
I have always called day of, reserved seats. Don't know if they have group rates. Lasts 1-1/2 to 2 hours. Run by husband and wife, easy to contact.
20 February 2017|
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Response from RiverLillyCruises | Property representative |
That's fine. It's bench style seating so it would need to be a small cooler. Please keep in mind that the cruise is 1.5 hours and we don't have restrooms on board.
2 January 2017|
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Response from dodgema | Property representative |
It's roughly 100 miles from Port Everglades, about 1 1/2 hours using the Turnpike. It's about the same distance from Port Canaveral, using I-95