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The Island Clipper - Day Tours

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Quick, easy tour of Washington Island

The Island Clipper and Viking Train (not a locomotive) provide a pleasant overview of Washington... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2018
Mr_Terbillion
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Elgin
Not a bad tour

Great tour for kids as they both seemed to like the sites, and there were enough stop for kiddo... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
ganas3
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New Orleans
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12731 State Highway 42, Gills Rock, WI 54210-9792
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Reviewed 14 June 2018

The Island Clipper and Viking Train (not a locomotive) provide a pleasant overview of Washington Island with several stops for shopping and another at the lovely Stavkirke chapel.

1  Thank Mr_Terbillion
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Great tour for kids as they both seemed to like the sites, and there were enough stop for kiddo potty breaks. Best thing was it was incredibly easy to budget time-wise for the combined boat & island tour, as pretty much exact times are given...More

Thank ganas3
Reviewed 25 July 2017

It was a nice idea to take a tour and not have to worry about navigating to all the stops on your own, but it turned out to be a bad idea. We were told we would see four attractions on the island. We only...More

1  Thank Promise
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Was very reasonable $$ wise. $25 for the ride over (about 30 minutes includes information about the area from the captain) and also included a tram ride all around the island with stops along the way. The lavendar field was gorgeous!

Thank KATHRYN M
Reviewed 21 June 2017

The Washington Island Ferry Line is an efficient and friendly operation but . . . we were very disappointed in the island tour. The Viking Train might be perfect for toddlers, but the tour itself is sorely lacking - especially when it comes to promoting...More

Thank 888travelert
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

The ride to Washington Island is a worthwhile experience giving a flavor of early settlements and dangers! The associated train ride however is basically a snooze: drive by the local ATM; drive by the local lumber yard; drive but the local cement mixer; drive by...More

1  Thank Anders505
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

This was my favorite part of our honeymoon trip to Door County I love taking the clipper to Washington Island and we took the Viking train around the island it was awesome!

Thank Erin B
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

The boat ride and staff were wonderful, helpful and engaging! They get a 100! I wish I had stopped there. The tram ride was largely commercial, stopping at places to buy things, the stops were very short, about 15 min., and there wàs a 2...More

Thank HowItWasforMe
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I Decided to take the Island Clipper over to Washington Island and thoroughly enjoyed it. The cost for me was $13.00 for the round trip ticket, being I rented a bike, which was free to transport. The captain navigates the big boat really really well...More

Thank Tigerman777
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

At the spur of the moment we decided to take the ferry to Washington Island. We also paid for the Island tour. So Much Fun! Totally unexpected part of the day. The tour made several short stops.... Almost not enough time! We want to come...More

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