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Apache Trail and Dolly Steamboat Tour provided by Across Arizona Tours

Apache Trail and Dolly Steamboat Tour

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  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 16/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 16/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
The Apache Trail is an old Indian trade route that runs from Canyon Lake through the Sonora Desert and into the Superstition Mountains. On this tour, explore the historic route by land and boat as you cruise across the lake on a Dolly Steamboat, then drive through the desert to the Old West village of Tortilla Flat.
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    Apache Trail Scenic Drive
    Stop: 45 minutes
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  • 2
    Tortilla Flat
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • 3
    The Dolly Steamboat
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    Lost Dutchman State Park
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission included
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Highlights
  • Cruise across Canyon Lake on a historic steamboat
  • Escape the beaten track: magnificent desert views
  • Traditional lunch in the Old West town of Tortilla Flat
  • Hassle-free pickup and drop-off from Phoenix
Important Information
Duration
8h
Inclusions
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Bottled water
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
  • Stretch 15 passenger vans with maximum 10 per van
  • Entry/Admission - The Dolly Steamboat
  • Entry/Admission - Lost Dutchman State Park
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • No animals allowed in van.
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Additional Info
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Children 5 years and under are required to ride in a car seat that the guest must provide
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off is offered for most hotels/resorts in Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe, plus in Mesa at the Mesa Hilton. *Please confirm with local operator
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
31Reviews
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Lorena R wrote a review Jun 2020
Laredo, Texas1 contribution
Rosanna did an amazing job! The tour was beautiful! She was patient and explain everything to us! You get to see the beauty that Arizona has to offer! The boat ride is a great experience! I recommend to anyone who visits Arizona! It’s one of a kind!
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Response from Leonardo_A_Gem, Owner at Apache Trail and Dolly Steamboat Tour
Responded 19 Jun 2020
Thank you for your 5 star review of the Apache Trail and Dolly Steamboat Tour. We agree that Roseanna is an exceptional guide. Our staff of guides is the best in the Southwest. Arizona is a beautiful state. Please join us again the next time you visit on one of our other amazing tours.
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John W wrote a review Mar 2020
Carmel, Indiana38 contributions9 helpful votes
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We had such a good time on our day trip. Bee was absolutely wonderful and adjusted out schedule with the delay we had in the steamboat tour. We got to see stunning views and learned so much about the area and culture. Great fun if you are looking for a nice day trip. Ask for
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Leonardo_A_Gem, Owner at Apache Trail and Dolly Steamboat Tour
Responded 16 Mar 2020
We agree that Bee is wonderful. She is a very experienced and knowledgeable guide and thoroughly enjoys sharing Arizona with our guests. We are proud of all of our guides. They are outstanding!
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Patricia W wrote a review Mar 2020
Calgary, Canada1 contribution
Had family visiting and they were thrilled with the Dolly Steamboat tour. Took excellent pictures of scenery and wild life. Was a great afternoon.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from Leonardo_A_Gem, Owner at Apache Trail and Dolly Steamboat Tour
Responded 16 Mar 2020
So glad you enjoyed the Apache Trail and Dolly Steamboat so much. This is a great tour that goes out into the Sonora Desert. No worries, though, we don't go off road. Please join us on one of our other tours the next time you visit Arizona.
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BoardingPass683001 wrote a review Feb 2020
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Had a great time. Our tour guide Taylor was awesome. Learned so much history about Arizona. Would highly recommend this tour. Saw so many beautiful places.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from Leonardo_A_Gem, Owner at Apache Trail and Dolly Steamboat Tour
Responded 1 Mar 2020
Thank you for your excellent review of the tour you took with Taylor. He is definitely "awesome" as is our whole staff of guides. Please join us on one of our other exciting tours the next time you visit Arizona.
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Nancy wrote a review Feb 2020
23 contributions2 helpful votes
8-9 hr day and worth it. The trail we drove on was constant s cuves through spectacular hills, cliffs, and around water. The rock and greenery and water were amazing. Stopped at a staged cowboy town, well done and fun. Then drove to the steamboat Dolly. It was a chilly day, took
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Response from Leonardo_A_Gem, Owner at Apache Trail and Dolly Steamboat Tour
Responded 1 Mar 2020
Thank you for your excellent review of the Apache Trail tour you took with our guide Kim. This is a relaxing and beautiful excursion out into the Sonora Desert. Well worth taking a day out for such a treat.
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The beauty of Sedona.
My favorite time was looking at the beautiful Red Rocks in Sedona .The guide Taylor was fantastic.So much history,
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Grand Canyon
The Grand Canyon was absolutely fantastic the view took my breath away. The tour guide Luigi was absolutely brillia
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A fun day
Our trip was fantastic. We had 4 couples on the trip and everyone got along well. Our guide, Eric, was extremely
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dchoops
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Amazing one day excursion!
A long day .... but very informative (Rosanna was our guide), and simply amazing views! The right amount of time w
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itsmelolab
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It was a decent experience!
The van: The information in this says that the maximum capacity for the van is 10 passengers, which was the case. H
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valz95
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Great tour
We enjoyed getting to see the canyon and Sedona from a distance. Taylor was a great guide very passionate and knowl
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Degpjg
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Grand Canyon experience
Our guide,Taylor, was outstanding! His vast knowledge of the area and more made our trip to “his canyon” one we’ll
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FLA1966
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grand canyon
An excellent guide that was professional and personable with good explanation of sites. Thank you for a quality se
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DebOliveira
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Amazing Experience
We had an amazing time, & the tour guide was phenomenal! It’s an all day adventure, about 13 hours of travel. Howev
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Larry L
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Not quite as promised
Excellent ride, excellent tour leader, beautiful scenery. Did not stop at Sedona as promised. Perhaps that was beca
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Zachary_Kok
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Experiencing Arizona
The tour was great with an amazing and knowledgeable tour guide. The trip was enjoyable with beautiful sceneries. W
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C2theG
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Grand Canyon in One Day from Phoenix/Tempe
We chose Across Arizona Tours as they were one of the few that pick up from the Phoenix/Tempe area. It was a long d
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Gran Canyon trip
I had such a wonderful time in Grand Canyon ,even though so cold up there by no trouble at all and my guide tyler’s
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Grand Canyon
Driver was very friendly and very informative We really enjoy the ride and park and will recommend this trip
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Grand Canyon Tour
This is my second trip to Arizona so I decided to book a tour to the Grand Canyon and I'm so glad I did! The day st
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Key Details
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English
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