1, 2.5, AND 5 HOUR
GROUP CRUISES
AUDIO HEADSETS
8 LANGUAGES
THE CONVENIENCE OF TWO
DEPARTURE PORTS

GANANOQUE GROUP DEPARTURE

Gananoque Boat Line is located in the Heart of the 1000 Islands. We have two group departure locations to serve every group tour need. Our Gananoque departure location is approximately 3 hours from Toronto, 2 hours from Ottawa, and 3 hours from Montreal. Gananoque is 15 minutes from the border crossing of New York State via the 1000 Islands Bridge. Our community is accessible from Highway 401 and Highway 2 from Kingston, Ontario.

Our Gananoque location offers a 1-hour Original Heart of the 1000 Islands Cruise, 2.5-hour Lost Ships of the 1000 Islands, and 5-hour Boldt Castle Stopover cruise. Our vessels hold between 380 to 500 passengers allowing for a comfortable and spacious tour of the islands.

Everyone taking the 5-hour Boldt Castle Stopover cruise is required to have a valid passport as this island is American. Citizens of countries other than Canada or USA require a passport and valid VISA. (Visa waiver program may apply.)

Admission to Boldt Castle is extra. Admission passes are available for purchase in our ticket office. Speed up your entry without having to wait in line to purchase entrance passes at Boldt Castle. Trips departing daily from April to October with Group Tour Menu options available. We offer group and FIT discounts. We would be very happy to discuss these at your convenience.

WE OFFER THE FOLLOWING AMENITIES FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE:

  • Complimentary meal for bus driver and tour leader (with a buffet or meal reservation)
  • Free Parking for Group Tour Buses
  • Restaurant
  • Large Gift Shop
  • Ice Cream Shop
  • Public Washrooms
  • Parking lot attendants to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience

ADVANCE RESERVATIONS REQUIRED

Call 1.888.717.0213

OUR VESSELS ARE FULLY ACCESSIBLE ON THEIR FIRST LEVEL.

TO LEARN MORE, SEE OUR ACCESSIBILTY AND F.A.Q. PAGE

IVY LEA GROUP DEPARTURE

Our Ivy Lea departure location is conveniently located off the 1000 Islands Parkway in the village of Ivy Lea at 95 Ivy Lea Road, Lansdowne, Ontario. It is only minutes from the 1000 Islands International Bridge off Interstate 81. Ivy Lea is also accessible from Highway 401 and 30 min east of Kingston, Ontario on Highway 2.

Gananoque Boat Line offers a 1-hour Landmarks of the 1000 Islands Cruise at our Ivy Lea location. The vessel for this cruise has a capacity of 500 passengers to allow a spacious tour for your group. We have trips departing daily from April to October with Group Tour Menu options available. We offer group and FIT discounts and would be very happy to discuss these at your convenience.

WE OFFER THE FOLLOWING AMENITIES FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE:

  • Complimentary meal for bus driver and tour leader (with a buffet or meal reservation)
  • Dedicated rooms for bus driver and tour leader to work or rest
  • Free Parking for Group Tour Buses
  • Coach washing facilities
  • Gift shop
  • Public Washrooms
  • Parking lot attendants to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience

Our commentary is available in eight languages: English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, German, Mandarin, Cantonese and Korean with audio headsets.

ADVANCE RESERVATIONS REQUIRED

Call 1.888.717.0213