Erie Canal Cruises


  • Daily Cruises

    Cruise the calm waters of the Historic Erie Canal and enjoy the spectacular scenery and nature. Travel through a 100 year old lock where you are raised and lowered 20 feet. Relive the history of this storied waterway as your captain delivers an award-winning narration of the past, present and future of the Erie Canal.

  • Specialty Cruises

    Treat Mom to the best Mother's Day brunch in the area! End your week on a high note with our themed Friday Night Party Cruises! Relive the thrill of traveling on the Erie Canal through the big Lock 17 in Little Falls and experience the Historic Herkimer Home on our Living History Cruise!

  • Private Charters

    When it comes to offering the most unique setting for a truly memorable event, Erie Canal Cruises delivers! With Central New York's only Entertainment Yacht, we are the ultimate alternative for Corporate, Social and Wedding events on board the luxurious Lil’ Diamond III. With turnkey packages that include all the details, planning your next event will be easy and exciting!

  • Group Tours

    Erie Canal Cruises is your Group Tour Specialist! Beyond treating your group to a fun and exciting cruise along the Historic Erie Canal, we can offer you much, much more. From day trips to multi-day trips, we create packages that are crowd pleasers with some of the most interesting and unique attractions in the United States! Group tours require a minimum of 30 passengers.

Advance purchase highly recommended! For tickets call (315) 717-0350