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Erie Canal Cruises

The Colonial Belle offers the best day trip value for your New York travel budget. Many of our departing passengers tell us "The Colonial Belle is one of the most enjoyable outings in New York State." We are located on the northern edge of the Finger Lakes region, famous for its wine tours as well as its scenic beauty. The Rochester area is a favorite New York tourism destination and provides many leisure activities and events.

Exceptions: Our schedules for lunch and sightseeing cruises are often not available to the public due to exclusive tours for school children from Mid-May to Mid-June.

3 Departures Daily (Tuesday – Saturday)

12:00 noon–2:00 pm

2 Hour Cruise $16.00
With Lunch $40.00
1:00 pm–4:00 pm
3 Hour Lock Cruise $21.00
With Lunch $45
2:30 pm–5:30 pm
3 Hour Lock Cruise $21.00
6:30 pm–9:30 pm
3 Hour Lock Cruise $21.00
With Chicken, Roast Pork, or Fish $52
2 Departures on Sunday  
12:00 noon–1:30 pm 1 1/2 Hour Special $10.00
Snacks Available
2:30 pm–5:30 pm 3 Hour Lock Cruise $21.00
With dinner $52

NOTE: includes tax and service charges for all cruises that include a meal.
Meals must be requested 24 hours prior to departure.

Please note: Day to day cruises CANNOT be booked online. Only specialty & themed cruises are available for online booking. Please call our office at (585) 223-9470 for reservations & the best up to date information.


Gift shop & ticket office open:
Monday: 11:00am - 3:00pm
Tues–Sat: 10:00am - 6:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 3:00pm

Gift Certificates

To purchase a Gift Certificate please call us at (585) 223-9470 or buy online with paypal here.

NOTE: Purchasing a Gift Certificate IS NOT a reservation...
Your gift certificate will be mailed via US mail. Please have the recipient of the Gift Certificate contact us at 585-223-9470 to make a reservation for one of our cruises. We look forward to serving you!

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Terms and conditions are subject to change without prior notice. A cruise may be cancelled due to inclement weather, mechanical problems or insufficient number of passengers. Notification will be made when possible. See our Policies page»

Boarding is approx. 15 minutes before departure

• Schedule Subject to Change (Call for Reservations)
• Reservations Suggested
• Gift Certificates Available
• Handicapped Accessible (1st Deck)
• Discounts Available for Seniors and Children
• Free Parking