Detroit Riverboat Tours – Things to Do in Detroit, MI
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2020 Charter Tours
May 1 – October 31

Dates available for Private Charters in 2020. Reserve a spot for your Family Reunions, Corporate Party, School Field Trip, or fundraiser! We have hosted thousands of tours on the Detroit River in our three charter boats. A Private Charter Tour is the perfect unique venue for your family, friends, co-workers or students. We look forward to a spectacular 2020 sailing season with you! All aboard!

To learn more visit our Private Charters page. Book your Private Charter now. Groups of up to 225 members welcome. For any questions and to book now, use our Live Chat feature on this page or call us at (313) 843-9376 weekdays from 9–4PM.

Summer 2020 Special Schedules & Pricing
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What Will I See?

2020 Sightseeing Tours
now through September 6th


Cruise along with Diamond Jack for a unique look at the history and views along the Detroit River. From shipwatching and beautiful shorelines to centuries worth of history, you'll learn something new each time!


Diamond Jacks Detroit

What is Diamond Jack?

Diamond Jack’s is a family-owned and operated riverboat tour business. We have been offering entertaining and affordable cruises to the residents of Detroit and its surrounding areas for over 25 years. Diamond Jack’s runs public sightseeing riverboat tours along the Detroit River and hosts private events on our three private charter boats.

We’re glad that you’re here! Thank you for cruising with Diamond Jack's. Diamond Jack's has deep roots in the Motor City, is a Pure Michigan company and a proud member of the Detroit community. Our goal is to showcase the city and state we love in a unique way. When you cruise with Diamond Jack's you’ll see Detroit from a whole new perspective. If you have a group or would like to charter one of our boats any day or night of the week, just call us at (313) 843-9376, or send us an email. We’ll get back with you right away.

We sail rain or shine, so book your private charter for fall now, and…”All Aboard Detroit!”


Diamond Jack family, we are so excited to be offering tours once again! Things will be a little different this summer, but we promise great times on the river as per usual!

For more information on our tours, click here.

We will be offering one-hour riverboat tours from our Cullen Plaza dock in Detroit. Our crew will space out chairs so that social distancing of 6 feet can be maintained. We require all patrons to wear masks unless they can keep more than a 6-foot distance from other customers.

We are following and enforcing these rules for the safety of our customers and crew. These rules have been laid down by the State of Michigan and City of Detroit, and we are following them to stay open.

In addition to kicking off our season, we are still hiring smiling faces for our crew! Potential employees must be at least 18 years old and able to pass a drug test. Wages start at $11 an hour and we offer flexible working hours. Please contact us at (313) 843-9376 or at to apply today!

All aboard, Detroit!

Google Reviews

Bettie Szybicki
01:03 06 Aug 20
Frank Lucas
20:57 03 Aug 20
Love the prices, and that they are still running.
Richard Crites
13:11 03 Aug 20
Marla Williams
03:11 01 Aug 20
The boat ride was smooth and informative... My family and I had a great time.
jacquelynn trravis
23:45 31 Jul 20
What is very therapeutic and it was an awesome ride if you like just to go into the water and just think have a nice drink and with your loved one I recommendread more
Larry Loud
00:29 28 Jul 20
Nice for the price
Steven Cobb
21:47 21 Jul 20
Zelma Clark
18:38 19 Jul 20
Sion Shepherd
20:39 17 Jul 20
Bee Bee
17:17 09 Jul 20
I really enjoyed this . I've been multiple times. Sometimes I can find a Groupon but its not costly if I have to pay full price. Lasting memories
Capri Smith
13:38 21 Jun 20
Sheryl Hightower
01:16 18 Jun 20
Bessie Studgeon
12:26 15 Jun 20
I go on the cruise several times, each year. Can't wait to get started again in 2020! Grab your Mask and JOIN ME!
manil mubeen
11:56 09 Feb 20
Everil Bellman
14:38 17 Jan 20
I haven't done the trip yet
Arnae Addison
15:40 19 Dec 19
Diane Elsey
15:52 19 Oct 19
Very nice ride, did was good, service very good
Akshay Singh
23:45 16 Oct 19
Nunya Beezwax
08:05 08 Oct 19
Barbara Nada
00:54 07 Oct 19
A lot of fun. Food was good, just wish it had been warmer.
Tyneta Elliott
11:43 03 Oct 19
My ride on the Diamond Jack was excellent.
Marquita Smith
21:55 02 Oct 19
So much fun
Joyce Battle
14:26 23 Sep 19
Love the informative boat rides, wish the tours would continue until the end of September.
Juan De Jesus
20:56 22 Sep 19
Great tour
Srinivasan Shanmugam
18:46 22 Sep 19
Worth it
Jimmy Boone
16:13 22 Sep 19
Andrew Stiles
00:14 21 Sep 19
Dipak Patel
00:13 20 Sep 19
Lisa Smith
21:54 19 Sep 19
Great fun 😁
John Frazier
16:48 19 Sep 19
Nice relaxing day on the water!
Edwin Hernandez
06:36 18 Sep 19
Latricia Walker
22:56 15 Sep 19
percenia knighton
03:09 12 Sep 19
Mario Betts
19:33 10 Sep 19
Mitzi Lawrence
17:48 10 Sep 19
Interesting and slow paced river cruise of the Detroit River. You are able to see Detroit and Windsor - two countries for the price of one. Boat does provide a bathroom. Snacks and drinks are available for purchase. There is also indoor and outdoor seating, with much of the outdoor seating being under cover. My only suggestion would be to add more info regarding Detroit more
Mel Butcher
21:14 09 Sep 19
Best $20 in Detroit
Tina Tierney
19:09 08 Sep 19
Beautiful tour of the waterfront and history of Detroit
Melonee Harris
01:03 05 Sep 19
Staff was professional and friendly. Boat was very clean and the tour was great.
Angela Cini
08:27 04 Sep 19
fun tour!
15:57 03 Sep 19
Zee A
20:14 31 Aug 19
LaTonya Parlor
20:01 31 Aug 19
It was great.
Karen Raudabaugh
17:42 31 Aug 19
Great boat ride
David Battistelli
03:14 31 Aug 19
Allyson Thomas
20:49 29 Aug 19
The boat was very clean and the people working were friendly. I loved the humor while we got info about each sight we were looking at. It was well worth the money for the amount of time we got out on the water with them!read more
Jamilah Bilal
01:11 26 Aug 19
Great tour.
Chandran Masilamani
01:02 25 Aug 19
Ranam Kazziha
05:37 23 Aug 19
We had fun. Thank you.
Kelly Warner
17:55 22 Aug 19
We had an amazing time seeing all of the sights of Detroit. I highly recommend taking a ride.
02:45 22 Aug 19
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