Tours

Knoxville Boat Tours

Private Cruises
Reserve the entire BYOB captain driven Cycleboat for up to 20 of your friends and family or book a seat on our public cruises! Or take the wheel and captain your own electric Duffy boat with up to 9 others. Departing from downtown Knoxville, passengers will be surrounded by the magnificent UTK arenas, historical bridges and beautiful bluffs.

Tour Description

Public & Private cruises offered! Reserve a seat or the entire Cycleboat for a special occasion! Perfect for bachelorette parties, birthday celebrations, corporate outings and friends get-togethers! The Cycleboats are equipped with 10 cycle stations and additional seating. All rides are BYOB, 90 minutes long and depart from the Volunteer Landing Marina. Get ready to experience the city like never before!
Please remember that your reservation time is the departure time. You will need to arrive at least 15 minutes early in order to leave the dock on time. Be sure that each individual in the party has signed the digital waiver and confirmed their e-mail address prior to your arrival. We may ask you to show your digital waiver confirmation e-mail before you’ll be allowed to board the boat. Knoxville Cycleboats reserves the right to delay cruises past the original scheduled departure time for any reason.

Pricing and Reservations

Private Cruise – 90 Minute Tour
Prices Starting At
  • Wednesday - Friday $299
  • 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
  • 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
  • 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
  • 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
  • 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
  • 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM
  • Bluetooth sound system
  • Built-in coolers
  • Ice
  • Fun!
  • Beer/wine
  • Water/beverages
  • Snacks
  • Sunscreen/sunglasses
  • Gratuity for your awesome captain & crew

Tour Description

Public & Private cruises offered! Reserve a seat or the entire Cycleboat for the weekend to celebrate Vols basketball and football games, birthday parties, corporate events or just to have some fun on the Tennessee River. The Cycleboats are equipped with 10 cycle stations and additional seating. All rides are BYOB, 120-minutes long and depart from the Volunteer Landing marina. Cruise the river like never before!
Please remember that your reservation time is the departure time. You will need to arrive at least 15 minutes early in order to leave the dock on time. Be sure that each individual in the party has signed the digital waiver and confirmed their e-mail address prior to your arrival. We may ask you to show your digital waiver confirmation e-mail before you’ll be allowed to board the boat. Knoxville Cycleboats reserves the right to delay cruises past the original scheduled departure time for any reason.

Pricing and Reservations

Private Cruise – 120 Minute Tour
Prices Starting At
  • Weekends $450
  • 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
  • 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM
  • 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
  • 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
  • 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Bluetooth sound system
  • Built-in coolers
  • Ice
  • Fun!
  • Beer/wine
  • Water/beverages
  • Snacks
  • Sunscreen/sunglasses
  • Orange fan gear
  • Gratuity for your awesome captain & crew
Knoxville Cycleboats
Introducing the newest Knoxville experience! This social, active adventure is the perfect way to explore one of Knoxville’s greatest summertime attractions.

Tour Description

Reserve an electric 21′ Duffy for up to 10 passengers for an incredible day on the Tennessee River. Our classy electric boats are safe and comfortable with plush seating and tables – great for dinners or brunch on the water. All boats are BYOB, rent by the hour and depart from Volunteer Landing Marina. Get ready to experience the Knoxville waterfront like never before!
Please remember that your reservation time is the departure time. You will need to arrive at least 15 minutes early in order to leave the dock on time. Be sure that each individual in the party has signed the digital waiver and confirmed their e-mail address prior to your arrival. We may ask you to show your digital waiver confirmation e-mail before you’ll be allowed to board the boat. Knoxville Cycleboats reserves the right to delay cruises past the original scheduled departure time for any reason.

Pricing and Reservations

Luxury Duffy Cruise
Prices Starting At
  • 1 Hour $99
  • 2 Hour $198
  • 11:00 AM
  • 12:00 PM
  • 1:00 PM
  • 2:00 PM
  • 3:00 PM
  • 4:00 PM
  • 5:00 PM
  • 6:00 PM
  • Bluetooth sound system
  • Built-in coolers
  • Ice
  • Fun!
  • Beer/wine
  • Water/beverages
  • Snacks
  • Sunscreen/sunglasses
  • Gratuity for your awesome captain & crew

Important Information

All cruises must be canceled one week (7 days) prior to the scheduled departure time to receive a full refund. All cancellations must be submitted via email to [email protected]. Knoxville Cycleboats operate rain or shine! If the weather is deemed as too severe by our Cycleboat staff, a ride will be rescheduled.

All rides depart from the Volunteer Landing Marina – 956 Volunteer Landing Lane, Knoxville, TN 37915.

Please remember that your reservation time is the departure time. You will need to arrive at least 30 minutes early in order to leave the dock on time. Be sure that each individual in the party has signed the digital waiver and confirmed their e-mail address prior to your arrival. We may ask you to show your digital waiver confirmation e-mail before you’ll be allowed to board the boat. Knoxville Cycleboats reserves the right to delay cruises past the original scheduled departure time for any reason.

Knoxville Cycleboats operate rain or shine! If the weather is deemed as too severe by our Cycleboat staff, a ride will be rescheduled and you will be contacted immediately. If we do not contact you, that means all cruises for the day will be operating as scheduled.

Our waivers are digital and therefore 100% paperless. We recommend that you fill out the waiver before your trip in order to save time during the check-in process. Each person in your party must sign the waiver prior to boarding the Cycleboat.

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Contact Information

Tour Departure

956 Volunteer Landing Lane

Knoxville, TN, 37915

Behind Ruth’s Chris Steak House & next to Volunteer Princess Cruises.