Detroit River Boats – Tours of Detroit on Our River Boats
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Summer 2022 Schedule

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Days of operation

Saturday

Sunday

Tour Times

1:00 PM

2:30 PM

4:00 PM

5:30 PM

Ticket Prices

Adults:

$18

Seniors:
(60 and older)

$13

Children:
(6 - 12)

$10

Children:
(5 and under)

$5

Length of Tour

1 Hour

NO RESERVATIONS

First come, First Serve. Pay at dock.

Dock Location

1340 Atwater, Detroit, MI 48207

Detroit River Boats


Rivard (Cullen) Plaza Dock Directions | Stroh’s River Place Dock Directions

If you are looking for an exciting and affordable way to entertain your family, friends and yourself, it’s time to discover a Diamond Jack River Tour. Our sightseeing tours and private charters offer an exceptional look at Detroit and its rich history, leaving you with an unforgettable cruise experience. A trip down the Detroit River on a Diamond Jack River Tour truly is a one-of-a-kind experience. Every one of our employees is well-trained and dedicated to giving you a great tour, and our vessels are the stars of the show. You can make the Diamond Queen or Diamond Belle your own for a few hours or for a whole day. Our unique nautical setting is perfect for hosting a variety of events including corporate meetings, private dinner parties, weddings, birthdays, family reunions, and much more! For more information, each of our vessels is profiled below.


Diamond Queen Boat

THE DIAMOND QUEEN

  • Maximum passenger capacity: 175
  • Maximum dinner buffet seating capacity: 95

The Diamond Queen was formerly named the “Mohawk”. This mini-ship was built in 1956 and operated as a Mackinac Island Ferry for the Arnold Line Ferry Company. In 1995, Diamond Jack’s River Tours bought the ship and renamed her the “Diamond Queen”. She is primarily used for our group tours, school groups, special cruises, and private charters.

Diamond Queen Charter Rates
Mon-Wed 7 a.m.-10 p.m. $700/hr
Thurs-Sun 7 a.m.-4 p.m. $700/hr
Thurs-Sun 4 p.m.-10 p.m. $1,200/hr
Off Season Rates
May 1st-May 31st $700/hr
Sept. 1st-Oct. 31st $700/hr

A $750.00 Positioning Fee shall apply for charters originating from docks in Wyandotte. The Diamond Queen is unavailable for charters during scheduled tour times. There is a minimum two hour charter for all vessels. Catering and beverages are not included in the charter rates.


Diamond Belle Boat

THE DIAMOND BELLE

  • Maximum passenger capacity: 225
  • Maximum dinner buffet seating capacity: 150

The Diamond Belle was originally named the “Mackinac Islander”. This mini-ship was built in 1958 and operated as a Mackinac Island Ferry for the Arnold Line Ferry Company until the 1980’s when she was bought for charter service in Chicago and renamed the “Sir Richard”. Diamond Jack’s River Tours bought the ship and renamed her the “Diamond Belle”. She is primarily used for our group tours, school groups, special cruises, and private charters.

Diamond Belle Charter Rates
Mon-Wed 7 a.m.-10 p.m. $1,000/hr
Thurs-Sun 7 a.m.-4 p.m. $1,000/hr
Thurs-Sun 4 p.m.-10 p.m. $1,500/hr
Off Season Rates
May 1st-May 31st $1,000/hr
Sept. 1st-Oct. 31st $1,000/hr

For either vessel, a $750.00 Positioning Fee shall apply for charters originating from docks in Wyandotte.
Off-Season Rates same as Mon thru Wed rates.
May 1 through May 31
September 1 through October 31

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