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Pride of the Susquehanna

City Island, Harrisburg, PA 17101
+1 717-234-6500
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Great view of Harrisburg

You can spend about 45 mins take a tour along side the river and you will see all the buildings... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Chow Z
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
nice informative cruise.

Smaller paddle boat. 45 minute trip. Recorded information will play for about the first 1/2 hour... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sam W
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Dallastown, Pennsylvania
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“boat ride” (19 reviews)
“the river” (62 reviews)
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City Island, Harrisburg, PA 17101
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+1 717-234-6500
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"boat ride"
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"the river"
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"nice ride"
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"dinner cruise"
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"riverboat tour"
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"the upper deck"
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"murder mystery dinner"
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"nice boat"
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"minute cruise"
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"fun and relaxing"
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"snack bar on board"
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"princess cruise"
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"relaxing cruise"
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"beautiful view of the city"
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"warm weather"
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"fun experience"
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Reviewed yesterday

You can spend about 45 mins take a tour along side the river and you will see all the buildings beside the river. a very good view for you to know how it looks like of Harrisburg City.

Thank Chow Z
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Smaller paddle boat. 45 minute trip. Recorded information will play for about the first 1/2 hour. They have special rides such as pirates. There is an enclosed deck and the upper deck is open. There are other things to do on City Island where you...More

Thank Sam W
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was a great time, we did get our tickets via Groupon so it was cheaper and I recommend doing that if you're tight on cash or have a larger group. We went with our family and got there a little early, checked in at...More

Thank NMYRLMTraveler
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This tour was a good way to see Harrisburg from a distance, The paddle boat was fun and the tour only took 45 mintues. If it's good weather get there early so that you can sit on the upper deck. The only downfall is that...More

1  Thank KaynasMom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oh man you need to go on this Riverboat tour of the river. They offer different types of trips. Check out the flyer photos. It moves along only by the paddle-wheels. So relaxing. You can get another view of Harrisburg. It they offer a noon...More

Thank Linda B
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

My family loved riding on the Pride - the staff was all really kind (especially to the kids) and we enjoyed a relaxing ride and a beautiful view of the city from the water.

Thank dkstaskin
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

The Pride of the Susquehanna leaves from City Island and offers a cruise on the Susquehanna River. The views of Harrisburg are great!

Thank Rachel L
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

Enjoyed a relaxing dinner cruise with good food. The fireworks from this view were awesome. The only negative is I didn't realize we wouldn't get the full river tour along with dinner and fireworks. I will have to go back for that!

Thank gb-harrisburg
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

The staff are very friendly and helpful, the basic ride is only about 45 minutes but during that time they tell you the history of the paddle-boat, the river and surrounding areas.

Thank Kim C
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

The evening dinner cruise was enjoyable. The music was background relaxing, allowing one to converse and the cityscape was beautiful - mirrored bridges and shimmering light. My food selection was good - better than I expected - and was timely and well-served. We shared a...More

Thank Bird_17033
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leneldy
20 September 2017|
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Response from William F | Reviewed this property |
It's an easy walk no hills just a short ramp onto the ship. There are handicapped parking spaces.
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ronagirl
16 January 2016|
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Response from Dutch1638 | Reviewed this property |
Shantamr3 has the best suggestion: go to the website. Also try the Harrisburg Visitors Center.
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ronagirl
16 January 2016|
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Response from Karen G | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. I live in TN now. There was a sign at the bridge entrance th last time I was there that had information. Sounds like fun!
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