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Public Sightseeing Tours

Diamond Jack's Public Sightseeing Tours

2024 Public Tour Prices (per person)

Adults (13-59) – $25
Seniors (+60) – $20
Children (6-12) – $15
Children (5 and under) – $5

Handicapped accessible
No wheelchair access for restrooms
Snacks and beverages available on board
No personal food/beverages to be brought on board

2024 Tour Times
Boat Departing Times from DETROIT CULLEN PLAZA

Departure times for all dates shown below are:
1:00 PM
2:30 PM
4:00 PM
5:30 PM
Arrive 30 Minutes Early for Boarding!

Diamond Jack Riverboat Schedule:
May 4-26 — Saturdays & Sundays only
May 30 - June 2No Tours During Grand Prix
June 6 through September 1 — tours run Thursday through Sunday
September 7-29 — Saturday & Sunday only

*Departure times and routes subject to change

Diamond Jack's does not accept reservations for our public Detroit River tours. All public tours are first come, first served. You will pay for admission as you board the boat. Boarding begins approximately 30 minutes prior to departure. Passports are not required.
Please check with your host for the accurate dock location when attending private groups and charters.


Please pay for your admission as you board the boat. Boarding begins approximately 30 minutes prior to the departure time. Some cruises do sell out, so you are encouraged to arrive early.

Space is not guaranteed so all seating is open seating on a first-come basis.

Payment may be made with cash or credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express) *Please note that credit card transactions are dependent on us having access to cellular service.

A passport is not required for travel.

What is a Sightseeing Tour?

Experience the best of Detroit's rich history and stunning skyline with our one-hour sightseeing tour, expertly narrated by our knowledgeable guides. Marvel at the iconic landmarks along the Detroit River as you cruise along the waterway, soaking up the culture and history of the Motor City. With breathtaking views, fascinating insights, and a relaxing atmosphere, this cruise is the perfect way to explore Detroit's unique charm.

Food and Beverages

Soft drinks, beer, wine, chips and candy are available for purchase on board at our snack bar.

Food and beverages are NOT allowed to be brought on the boat.

Snack bar items may be purchased with cash or credit card.

Still have questions? Check out the Frequently Asked Questions or use our Contact Form to get more information.


Diamond Jack's River Tours