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African Queen Canal Cruise

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Address: U.S. Hwy 1 at mile marker 100, Holiday Inn Docks, Key Largo, FL
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09:00 - 17:00
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Mon 09:00 - 18:00
Tue - Sun 09:00 - 17:00
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In 2012 the iconic boat the African Queen was restored for her 100 year...

In 2012 the iconic boat the African Queen was restored for her 100 year centennial celebration. In May 2012 she once again began plying the waters of Key Largo and currently offers canal and dinner cruises. We go out daily at 10am, 12am, 2pm, 4pm and 6pm. On Fridays and Saturdays at 6pm we offer a dinner cruise to the Pilot House Marina where passengers disembark and enjoy dinner in the restaurant before boarding the vessel once again to return to the Marina Del Mar. Dinner and lunch cruises are also available on request for groups of at least 4 people.

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African Queen Canal Cruise

Had a great time. Our guide was great. Full of information, the history of the boat and information about the making of the movie. It doesn't take a lot of time so was easy to... read more

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Cadiz, Kentucky
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Cadiz, Kentucky
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had a great time. Our guide was great. Full of information, the history of the boat and information about the making of the movie. It doesn't take a lot of time so was easy to squeeze in from our drive down to Key West from.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

At first I was confused I thought it was about the New York subway but it's not its a boat and a fun one at that. Nice Sunset Cruise we had a good time.

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Thank twmUpstatePa
Dallas, Texas
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The African Queen is one of my all time favorite movies so when we were in the keys and found out the original boat was in Key Largo we made it our number one visit. We were not disappointed. For me it was thrilling to not only see the boat but to board her. Captain Michael gave us a very... More 

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Gary, Indiana
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I really enjoyed this excursion.We came to Key Largo out of Key West to ride about four years ago to ride,but it was raining that day.It was worth the wait.We saw beautiful yaughts in the canal,and the captain was very informative about the boats' relation to the movie.I hope none of the other passengers noticed my tears thinking about me... More 

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you like movie history, this is a nice attraction in Key Largo. Tour down the canals in the original African Queen and experience the history of the vessel. The captain (Michael) was very friendly and told all kinds of movie anekdokes. If your not a big movie / Bogart fan, the tour is a bit pricy but otherwise you'll... More 

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Key Largo, Florida
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a fantastic and relaxing sunset cruise. Johnnie was our Captain and he made the cruise so enjoyable and fun. Would good again in a heartbeat

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The world "famous" African Queen tha has been "around the world" (I am sure in the hold of some large ship) It still runs and cruises up and down the canal near where it berths. It has loads of work done to it. And it could use more..

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Thank wildturkey52
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We were lucky enough to be the only couple on the day we did our sunset cruise. The boat can carry up to six, and big enough that would not be bad at all, but having the whole boat to ourselves was a nice bonus. The captain was quite personable and informative, and the pleasure of being on the water... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Friend and I went on a whim, it was awesome Captain was very knowledgeable and new what he was doing in regards to he history of the boat and driving it Highly recommended Don't be surprised when you go on the open sea :-) You may see a manatee or two or three

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Boat should have wireless speakers so captain could speak about movie boat bogey Audrey history of bow to passengers drink trip. Must be loud enough to speak over engine noise. Otherwise we loved the ride and the boat

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