Jungle Queen Riverboat Fort Lauderdale
Head to the ocean in Fort Lauderdale, Florida for a ride on the world-famous dinner cruise on the Jungle Queen riverboat. With plenty of options to choose, you are sure to have a great time. With an easily accessed parking lot and box office, the Jungle Queen makes your travel simple. Climb aboard the ship at the Bahia Mar Yachting Center near Fort Lauderdale Beach and be prepared to relax and unwind on a ship that is raved about in guest reviews.
The dinner cruise is an amazing way to take in some awesome views while enjoying a delicious dinner featuring peeled shrimp and barbeque. Make sure to bring your appetite, because this dinner is all-you-can-eat.
Each cruise is fully narrated, providing plenty of information on the New River, also known as the ‘Venice of America’. As you sip on alcoholic beverages, relax and take in the scenery of Millionaire’s Row and downtown Fort Lauderdale. On certain cruises, guests will also have the opportunity to visit the tropical 'Indian village,' which is brimming with adventure. Make sure to bring your camera to capture the beauty of Ft. Lauderdale as seen aboard this old-fashioned cruise ship, and visit Las Olas for additional fun.
The New River: The Venice of America
The New River in Fort Lauderdale originates in the Everglades, offering one of the most unique river environments in the country. Fort Lauderdale itself is nicknamed the Venice of America for its intricate and expansive waterways that stretch across the city. As beautiful homes dot the river’s coast, it is easy to see why the nickname was inspired by the beautiful Italian metropolis.
Fort Lauderdale is home to many luxurious homes of the rich and the famous. On Millionaire’s Row, you’ll get an up-close look at their multi-million dollar mansions, Mega Yachts, and beautiful landscaping. Those who enjoy architecture and celebrity life are sure to have an amazing time.
The 500-passenger ship offers plenty of great amenities as well including a snack bar filled with chips, water, sodas, liquor, wine, coffee, and more to keep you satisfied. This exciting dinner cruise is definitely a fantastic activity to add to any Fort Lauderdale getaway.