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2-hour Lake Dora Tour

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2-hour Lake Dora & Dora Canal Tour

Enjoy a fabulous, 2-hour guided and narrated, drive your own boat tour of Lake Dora and the fabled Dora Canal. Our expert tour guide will share some fascinating history of this area including some of it's famous visitors over the last two centuries. This tour is priced at $65 per person including tax and fees. (Gratuities not included) Boat operators must be 21 years of age and possess a valid drivers license.

The Dora Canal will amaze you as it is "Old Florida" as it was 12,000+ years ago when the Timucuan Indians called it home, followed by the Seminole Indians prior to the arrival of the Spanish in the 1500's. Chances are you will spot some of the wildlife that has called the canal home for more than 20,000 years.

CatBoat Tours will provide you with:

  • Your very own CatBoat dedicated to you for the tour
  • Bottled water
  • Life jackets
  • Narration and historical information
  • Adventure and sightseeing

No boating experience necessary.

Instruction will be given before the tour leaves the dock.

Important: Depending on the weather you may get wet. It is rare but the weather may change while we are on tour. Please dress accordingly. You must wear boating shoes or non-marking soft soled shoes or sandals.

Customers may bring the following items:

  • Camera
  • Additional non-alcoholic beverages (Water is provided)
  • Sun Block
  • Proper clothing for boating (Please dress according to the weather)
  • Sunglasses

Call For Special Group Tour Rates

If the tour has not been paid for or scheduled you must call and schedule a tour at one of the available times or dates.

If you have made reservations please look for the red CatBoat Tours truck in the parking lot to start your adventure!

Our tours run Wednesday - Sunday

Book now to reserve your seats!

We accept all major credit cards.

Rules of the tour

  1. The tour is paid in full at the time of the reservation. The fee will refunded or rescheduled in the event of bad weather.
  2. No shows will not get refunded. Cancellations must be made at least 48 hours before scheduled tour for a refund.
  3. Boats may only be driven by the designated driver on the contract. Drivers must be born before 2001 (18 years old) or present a Florida Boaters Safety Card, or other state equivalent. If you do not have a Safety Card you can take it free online click here.
  4. Driver's must have valid driver's license and major credit card.
  5. NO drinking and driving!
  6. No littering
  7. No swimming or jumping off of CatBoats.
  8. No shows will not get refunded. Cancellations must be made at least 48 hours before scheduled tour for a refund.
  9. HAVE FUN!!