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Wilmington Water Tours

212 S Water St, Cape Fear Riverwalk, Wilmington, NC 28401-3983
+1 910-338-3134
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Great time!

Good time and beautiful trip. The crew was informative, friendly and we thoroughly enjoyed our trip.

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Reviewed 5 days ago
j58palerider
Finally did the Black Water Tour

Captain Doug and his crew do a fabulous job of making everyone comfortable on the boat and Captain... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
beverly d
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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Wilmington Water Tours is a 46' catamaran which accommodates up to 49 passengers. We offer daily cruises as well as private charters. Our daily cruises include but not limited to: Eco/History tours, Sunset Cruises with Live Music, Birding tours, Holiday Tours and all on the Cape Fear River and its nearby waterways. Our full schedule is listed on our website, call us or book online!
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  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“captain doug” (63 reviews)
“sunset cruise” (64 reviews)
“the river” (197 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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212 S Water St, Cape Fear Riverwalk, Wilmington, NC 28401-3983
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+1 910-338-3134

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Good time and beautiful trip. The crew was informative, friendly and we thoroughly enjoyed our trip.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Captain Doug and his crew do a fabulous job of making everyone comfortable on the boat and Captain Doug's commentary as we made our way up the Cape Fear River. So much history and the Bird Population made this trip well worth our while.More

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Wilmington W, Owner at Wilmington Water Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Our Black Water Adventure Cruise is Captain Doug's signature cruise. It's always an amazing journey up the Northeast Cape Fear River as the river environment is forever changing as we move through the seasons... This cruise is offered every Friday & Saturday morning during Daylight...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made our first water tour Thursday night and it was great. The sunset was beautiful, the music really good and the drinks awesome. will be going back again when we have guest visiting.

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Wilmington W, Owner at Wilmington Water Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for joining us on our Sunset Cruise, and for taking the time to write a review! Hope you'll consider cruising with us again on one of our many other tours...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Captain Mike, Garland and the rest of the crew were so nice and welcoming. It was my husband Tony’s birthday and he had a blast. We had been trying for so long to get on the water but something was always getting in the way,...More

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Wilmington W, Owner at Wilmington Water Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your persistence and willingness to jump aboard for Tony's birthday celebration! The Cape Fear River has so much to offer... enjoying the views of Historic Wilmington, the Battleship NC, Eco Culture, Shipyards and did I mention comfortable seating, full bar... We strive...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The entire crew was excellent. Very informative and a delightful day on the water. It was nice to see and learn about Wilmington from the river.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There were two tours available and we took the one south to the port area. Captain Dan was pretty informative and having the option to purchase a drink just added to the experience. We enjoyed the trip and if we visit again we'll try the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a 1 hour river tour with my son. The cruise was very peaceful and relaxing. There are some educational nuggets offered by the captain. Park nearby. I recommend this excursion. The price is right.

Thank Enigmaman95
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fun way to spend a few hours on the water. Very informative even if you're not from the area. Plus the bar on the boat being open at 10am rules.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyable cruise along the Cape Fear River. Very good the community of Wilmington are able to work with the different companies to help preserve the habitat along the river.

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Thank Michael P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great staff, great views and great music! October is a nice time of the year to cruise. Convenient scheduling!

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Linatlyn
17 September 2016|
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Response from Christine W | Reviewed this property |
There is no dress code to my knowledge. It is a catamaran with a nice bar, but if you happen to be celebrating and want to wear fancy evening wear, go for for it, nobody would care. Maybe bikinis would be inappropriate... More
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NoDak F
17 August 2016|
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Response from Keri P | Reviewed this property |
We made reservations ahead of time since we were only there one weekend and didn't have much flexability in when we would be able to go. We knew we wanted a specific day and time so we reserved about 2 weeks before hand. It... More
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Marie A
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Response from Jane H | Reviewed this property |
I would use their web site as there are several lengths of cruises so the price varies. Wilmingtonwatertours
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