Muskoka Boat Tours : Aquatic Adventures to Discover the Heart of Ontario’s Cottage Country

Muskoka Boat Tours : Aquatic Adventures to Discover the Heart of Ontario’s Cottage Country

Muskoka, with its shimmering lakes and dense forests, offers an idyllic escape for those seeking tranquility amidst nature’s embrace. While exploring its natural wonders on foot is undeniably charming, taking to its waters unveils a different dimension altogether. Boat tours in Muskoka present an opportunity to delve deeper into its beauty, revealing hidden coves, historic sites, and breathtaking vistas.

Historic Muskoka Steamships & Discovery Centre

Muskoka River Cruises

Lake Rosseau Cruise

Wine Tasting & Charcuterie Wednesdays

Private Charter on Lake Windermere

Historic Muskoka Steamships & Discovery Centre

Glide across the serene waters of Lake Muskoka aboard a historic steamship. There are several different cruise ships to choose from. The Wenonah II was built in 1907 with entertaining in mind and offers ample room onboard while being fully wheelchair accessible. The RMS Segwun, built in 1887, is North America’s oldest operating coal-fired steamship and the sole survivor of a fleet of Muskoka lakes steamships. Cruises run during the summer, and give an opportunity to witness iconic landmarks like Millionaire’s Row, where grand cottages dot the shoreline, narrating tales of Muskoka’s opulent past. 

Location: Gravenhurst

Nearby Towns: Bracebridge, Huntsville

Duration: 1.5 hours and up

Inclusions: Light snacks and beverages available for purchase onboard.

Price: starts from $10 

Muskoka River Cruises

Dive into Muskoka’s past aboard the Lady Muskoka II, a modern vessel with a nostalgic charm. This historical cruise takes passengers on a leisurely journey along the Muskoka River, passing by landmarks like the iconic Bracebridge Falls and the picturesque Wilson’s Falls. Listen to tales of early settlers and indigenous peoples as you cruise down these historic waterways.

Location: Bracebridge

Nearby Towns: Gravenhurst, Huntsville

Duration: 1.5 hours

Price: $45 per adult, $30 per teen, $20 per child (5-12 years old)

 

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Lake Rosseau Cruise

Embark on a journey aboard the Lady Rosseau in Muskoka, where you’ll delve into rich history and encounter extraordinary, world-class cottage architecture. Let the tranquil tour immerse you in nature’s embrace. Muskoka’s pristine waters, crisp air, and breathtaking scenery attract billionaires, sports entertainers, and celebrities from around the globe, who spend their summers here.

Location: Port Carling

Nearby Towns: Windermere, Bracebridge

Duration: 1.5 hours

Price: $45 per adult, $30 per teen, $20 per child (5-12 years old)

 

Wine Tasting & Charcuterie Wednesdays

Join us for an unforgettable evening aboard the Lady Rosseau! Enjoy a relaxing cruise on the water with expansive views of Lake Rosseau with world-class cottage architecture. Each ticket includes three flights of wine provided by Bottles & Barrels. The tour ships out every Wednesday night this summer at 5:30pm and goes until 7. Charcuterie boxes must be purchased prior to 6pm the Monday before.

 

Location: Port Carling

Nearby Towns: Windermere, Bracebridge

Duration: 1.5 hours

‎Includes: Three flights of wine

Add ons: Charcuterie boards

Price: $45 per adult, $30 per teen, $20 per child (5-12 years old)

 

Private Charter on Lake Windermere

Get away from the crowds and privately charter one of our luxury top of the range Nautique boats, that comes complete with a friendly and knowledgeable skipper. You can charter private boats by the hour and create your own unique experience for your family or friends. Perfect for a family day out, honeymoons, romantic anniversaries or other special occasions. The boats all have built in drinks chillers so you can even bring a bottle of bubbly to celebrate whilst we take care of the driving. The qualified and experienced team can get you anchored in a quiet cove, where you can take a dip from the built-in swim platform or even have a wake surfing lesson, or give you a tour of the shoreline to see a unique and exclusive view of some of the very special properties dotted around the lake, or maybe a take a trip in style to a local lakeside hotel for afternoon tea. All the boats can easily accommodate groups of 10 or more. 

Location: Windermere

Nearby Towns: Port Carling, Bracebridge

Duration: Customizable

Inclusions: Custom catering options available upon request.

Muskoka’s boat tours offer a gateway to its natural splendor and rich history. Whether you’re mesmerized by the allure of sunset cruises or yearn for wildlife encounters and waterfall adventures, there’s a tour to suit every preference. For any other help in planning your vacation, our cottage country site has lots of information that can help you plan your perfect cottage vacation, and if we can help in any way, please send us an email or give us a call.

 

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