Colonial Belle | Kids Out and About Rochester

Colonial Belle

400 Packett's Landing
Fairport , NY , 14450
Phone: (585) 223-9470
43° 6' 2.646" N, 77° 26' 26.7216" W
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Mona Poinan
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Family friendly tour boat located in Fairport, NY on the historic waters of the Erie Canal. The Colonial Belle is the largest tour boat operating on the historic Erie Canal. Our vessel is U.S. Coast Guard certified to carry 149 passengers with a fully accessible enclosed lower deck and an upper open-air deck. The enclosed first deck offers comfortable seating, a full-service bar and two restrooms. The upper deck provides seating, scenic viewing and the experience of "ducking down" for low bridges. Three departures daily (Tuesday – Saturday) and two departures on Sunday.


The Colonial Belle has been providing Erie Canal tour boat cruises from mid-May through October for 20+ years. Come aboard in Fairport, NY, just 20 minutes from downtown Rochester, New York.

Established in 1989, the Colonial Belle is a family owned and operated business. All of her captains are licensed and Coast Guard certified—the crew is experienced and friendly.

On the Colonial Belle you'll find we focus on the family - we want to be sure that your family has fun and really enjoys themselves. Your whole family will enjoy a peaceful ride on the historic and tranquil waters of the Erie Canal!

3 Departures Daily (Tuesday – Saturday)

12:00 noon–2:00 pm

2 Hour Cruise $16.00 
With Lunch $39.00
1:00 pm–4:00 pm 3 Hour Lock Cruise $21.00 
With Lunch $44
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 $49
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 Chicken, Roast Pork, or Fish $49
NOTE: includes tax and service charges for all cruises that include a meal.
Meals must be requested 24 hours prior to departure.

*Please call ahead for reservations (585) 223-9470



Open hours: 
Sunday: Closed
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: Closed
Friday: Closed
Saturday: Closed

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