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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Upper Dells Dock or Lower Dells Dock, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
+1 608-254-8555
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Totally worth it! Don't miss it when you visit Wisconsin Dells! Make sure you get the boat tour where you can get off.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank gurziwan
Reviewed 4 February 2019

It was a lovely morning to enjoy the two-hour boat ride along the Wisconsin River. The scenery was pretty and we made two stops. The first was at Witches Gulch where one can walk along a path through some interesting formations. At the end of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mariyn K
Reviewed 28 January 2019

I was very disappointed in this. First, the gas smell of the engines was nauseating. The river was really high, lots of trash,debris from high water, (not garbage) .our stop was a boardwalk into a very dark,damp,depressing cover. I almost got sick, and just wanted...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank KandTtravels
Reviewed 15 November 2018

We had a wonderful tour of the lake, our first time in the area and so glad we visited. The tour was well worth the time.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

There is literally no point in visiting this amazing part of North America without taking this boat tour of the upper Dells. This is what brought people to the region historically, and the views of the amazing landscape from the water are worth the trip...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

This is a nice way to actually see the natural phenomena that is Wisconsin Dells. Watching the dog jump to the standing rock column is great!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Debtravel777
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Always a fun time on the Dells Boat Tour! The natural beauty of the Dells never disappoints! Witches Gultch trail is spectacular. Boat ride/tour is a little over 2 hours long and makes two stops. Tips: Use the restroom beforehand – although they are available...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank safirestar56
Reviewed 10 October 2018

We did the upper Dells. Very scenic and quiet. Two stops on the trip. Guide was very good. This was a nice leisurely way to spend the afternoon.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ALAN C
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

What a great experience we had on our upper river tour. The narrative throughout the cruise was fabulous. Full of history, nature, and interesting facts. The sights are beyond beautiful and the services provided for restrooms and refreshments are very good. We felt fortunate to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank karendB7655IN
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We toured in late September with only 4 passengers on the boat. Guide and driver were informative and friendly, but the river, its history and the incredible rock formations are what you come to see. We took the Upper Dells tour and hope to return...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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13 September 2018|
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Response from 333brentm | Reviewed this property |
same here. local hotel had coupons. also the brochure stands at almost every business has some have coupons with the brochures. i'm sure the local tourist center has coupons too,
12 September 2018|
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Response from Betty C | Reviewed this property |
All the hotels have coupons and the visitor center. Gas stations like Kwik Trip has them.
28 July 2018|
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Response from 741cindyv | Reviewed this property |
We booked ours ahead of time because there was a deal at that time. You can just show up and purchase them tickets.