Get a Family Pack for a Sightseeing Cruise on Spirit of Peoria for $35 ($72 value). Includes tickets for two adults and up to four children
Take a trip back in time and enjoy a Mississippi riverboat cruise on the Spirit of Peoria! Traveling up and down the Illinois River—and also the Mississippi River, this authentic paddle wheeler will delight you and your whole family. There’s no other Mississippi river cruise quite like the Spirit of Peoria! In fact, our paddle boat is the only authentic paddle wheel-driven boat that offers overnight trips anywhere in the country!
Learn the history of the Illinois River and the Mississippi River as you pass the locations discussed. Hear the calliope ring through the valley as you observe the Mississippi River wildlife. So take a Mississippi riverboat cruise today and don’t miss the boat!
These cruises are an hour and a half-long. They begin and end at the riverfront dock in downtown Peoria, with the Spirit cruising up and down the Illinois River.
Kids and adults alike will be fascinated by the boat’s tall fluted stacks and gigantic candy-apple red paddle wheel churning through the water. It’s great entertainment for all ages. Trip includes Captain’s Commentary. Gift shop and concessions are available. No reservations required.
Sightseeing cruises regularly run on Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from June through September. Check the date listings on the right for actual cruise dates.
Remember, all sightseeing cruises depart from and return to the riverfront dock in Peoria, IL!
The boat boards at 12:30PM and cruises from 1:00PM to 2:30PM
- June 2, 2012
- June 3, 2012
- June 6, 2012
- June 8, 2012
- June 10, 2012
- June 15, 2012
- June 16, 2012
- June 20, 2012
- June 22, 2012
- June 29, 2012
- June 30, 2012
- July 1, 2012
- July 6, 2012
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- July 11, 2012
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- July 14, 2012
- July 15, 2012
- July 25, 2012
- July 27, 2012
- July 28, 2012
- July 29, 2012
Spirit of Peoria also offers various other cruises other than their sight-seeing cruises. Other cruise types are:Mississippi River Cruises
Take a trip back in time and enjoy a Mississippi riverboat cruise on the Spirit of Peoria! Travelling up and down the Illinois River—and also the Mississippi River, this authentic paddle wheeler will delight you and your whole family. The Mississippi river cruises feature live entertainment, wonderful buffet-style meals, music, storytelling, and more.Murder Mystery
Who done it? And why? This interactive cruise is more than a shot in the dark. The cast of the Champaign-Urbana Theater Company will dine and mingle with you as the mystery unfolds!Multiple-Day Trips
The Spirit of Peoria offers three destinations for multiple-day cruises: Starved Rock State Park, and St. Louis, Missouri.Single-Day Trips
Their single-day cruises are essentially abbreviated versions of their multiple-day trips, just without the overnight lodging. Enjoy a whole day of fun and relaxation on the Mississippi River or Illinois River.
Day trips depart from different locations based on cruise schedule.
For more cruise dates or further information on all of Spirit of Peoria's cruises, please visit their website.
Certificate is good for a Family Pack (2 adults and up to 4 children) for a regular sightseeing cruise on Spirit of Peoria. No cash back or credit for unused portion. No cash value. Not valid with any other promotion. Tax and gratuity not included. No refunds. All sales are final. If Gift Cards for non-events are not redeemed by the expiration date, redemption for amount paid but unused may be received for up to five years from issue date.
About Spirit of Peoria
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