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Erie Canal Cruises

800 Mohawk St, Herkimer, NY 13350-2261
+1 315-717-0350
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1.5 hours of History on the Mohawk

Partly because of the Erie Canal's Bicentennial, and partly because I often bike on the restored... read more

Reviewed yesterday
DGG518
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Albany, New York
Canal Sept 2017

Great trip. Well organized. Great staff and the lock was cool. The boat was very comfortable. We... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
blromanc
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We offer many ways to enjoy the sights and sounds of a trip down the Erie Canal! Our most popular cruise is our sight seeing cruise. Daily sight seeing cruises are 90 minutes in length and travel east on the Erie Canal through Lock 18, raising and lowering vessels over 20 feet! Pass by the Fort Herkimer Church, one of the oldest in the state. Hear an award-winning narration about the past, present and future of the Erie Canal. Sight seeing cruises offered 7 days a week from mid-May through Columbus Day. Join us on a specialty cruise! Welcome on board a Living History Cruise to the Historic Herkimer Home, "Rock the Lock" on a Friday Night Party Cruises, laugh all the way down the canal on a Comedy Cruise or relax and enjoy a Canal Nations sunset cruise!
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Hours Today: 13:00 - 16:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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800 Mohawk St, Herkimer, NY 13350-2261
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Reviewed yesterday

Partly because of the Erie Canal's Bicentennial, and partly because I often bike on the restored railbeds along the Mohawk and Hudson Rivers where there is still evidence of the old canals, I began researching the history of the canal this summer and wanted to...More

Thank DGG518
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great trip. Well organized. Great staff and the lock was cool. The boat was very comfortable. We saw eagles too.

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Thank blromanc
Reviewed 2 days ago

Most enjoyable, top notch, easy to book, great tour, the locks were amazing. Good for groups or families of all ages.

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Thank John J
Reviewed 2 days ago

Eight of us planned the day and had a wonderful trip. Captain Jerry was very informative and the crew was very knowledgeable and pleasant. Thank you for a beautiful fall cruise.

Thank brendajok
Reviewed 2 days ago

I truly enjoyed the cruise. Beautiful location and lots of great history. So many forget about the first US super highway and how it paved the way to the west. Thanks to the excellent crew.

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Thank Anthony B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful day to take the cruise. It gives you a taste of a bygone era. The captains narrative was extremely enlightening and interesting. Staff were helpful and pleasant

Thank mexicansun829
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Took this Erie Canal cruise and it was very nice. Relaxing as well as informative. Great captain Jerry was very entertaining as well as informative. Wonderful way to see the Erie Canal.

Thank votfinoski
Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I took the Erie Canal Cruise in Herkimer New York. It was 1 & 1/2 hour tour done the canal and thru lock 18. The Price was $20.00. The boat was clean and easy to get on and off. The captain of...More

Thank Glenn S
Reviewed 5 days ago

The cruise was wonderful. The crew was excellent. The captain was so knowledgeable and entertaining. We had excellent weather. we'd like to do the history tour sometime.

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Thank barbaramX8839YZ
Reviewed 5 days ago

I believe this cruise was a special charter by our motor coach tour operator. Our tour group embarked on the double-deck cruise boat from the dock at Herkimer House. The boat went west, locking-thru at Lock 17, which has a lift of 40 feet, and...More

Thank Larry H
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sjmerlin
18 September 2017|
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Response from Eric P | Reviewed this property |
No pets. Only service dogs
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jdelo121
20 March 2017|
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Response from Brian P | Reviewed this property |
Per website: • Daily Cruise schedule varies by day, click on "Book online" above or call 315-717-0077 for our schedule. erie canal cruises. COM go to tickets section For Example, the schedule of rthe sightseeing cruise this... More
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WabdaMarie
22 July 2016|
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Response from I4traveling | Reviewed this property |
I think that they are. I would give them a call just to be sure.
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