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Vanishing Texas River Cruise

Burnet, TX 78611
+1 512-756-6986
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Not running this cruise

We wanted to go on this cruise 1st November but they were not running it even though it was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
via mobile
Nice Views

Our trip was fully booked up, and still we had a great time enjoying the water, birds and cliffs... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Austin, Texas
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Entertaining and informative tours of the spectacular Texan landscape.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:15
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Burnet, TX 78611
+1 512-756-6986
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to go on this cruise 1st November but they were not running it even though it was advertised. Therefore can only give it a bad rating.

Thank CarolynChester
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Our trip was fully booked up, and still we had a great time enjoying the water, birds and cliffs along the river. We took the short cruse and only got to see one waterfall, that was actually quite nice. My advice would be to take...More

Thank Boydanator
Reviewed 10 October 2017

You can not experience this in your car or by hiking! Want to see the Colorado River of Texas - unspoiled by development? Want to see the Llano Uplift, migrating birds and pristine waterfalls? Don't expect a "glamorous cruise ship" - expect a boat ride...More

Thank Kathryn M
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

This was a great tour. The scenery was beautiful, especially the waterfall and large stone structures in the lake. The food was excellent. They served jerk chicken, rice and veggies with a cookie for dessert. You have a choice of either water or tea. You...More

Thank LyndaBWaxahachie
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Boarded the boat and set out for cruise on time. Carried our own drinks and food on board all the employees were very cordial, informative and helpful during the ride. We went up lake Buchannan to the CoLord river into Mason county. Saw lots of...More

1  Thank Rupert C
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

I think using the word "cruise" is a stretch. It's an old boat that you can view the Colorado River and surrounding banks with a history/nature commentary. It was a sweltering summer day but was very comfortable inside with the ac. You can go upstairs...More

1  Thank txfrmgrl
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the trip on Vanishing Texas River Cruise. We felt welcomed from the start by a staff of enthusiastic and friendly people. The dinner was great and proudly served by the man who spent all day making it for us. The guide was very...More

Thank sky9696
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We live nearby in a city overrun by tourists this time of year. Where do we go to getaway for a day? Well today we went here! This has been a fantastic diversion and we will certainly be coming back with other family members in...More

Thank Chuck H
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

When we walked into the gift shop to inquire about the trips, we spoke to 4 employees and you could tell how much they loved their jobs. We spoke to the cook on the boats that would be cooking that night, he was engaging and...More

Thank Weazy123
Reviewed 3 June 2017

My sister and I had high expectations for the cruise even though it was a chilly and gloomy day in April. We arrived a little early and we were so glad we got two of the last seats indoors (it was very cold outside in...More

2  Thank mary_in_pennsylvania
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Andrea J
15 November 2016|
Response from Shawn D | Property representative |
Sorry about the Web Site did not providing the info you are seeking. 2hr cruise $25 3hr cruise $35 4hr cruise including lunch $49.95
Donald S
9 June 2015|
Response from Weazy123 | Reviewed this property |
yes, we were there yesterday, they are in a different location from the last time I was there, but it's the same people. There are 2 tours, one at 11am & the other I think was 6, but might be 6:30. I left a message and they... More