Three Rivers Sightseeing Cruise

The only way to see the City of Pittsburgh and truly learn about her past, present and future is aboard one of our Pittsburgh Sightseeing Cruise. Your Pittsburgh riverboat tour will begin on the Monongahela River and will continue on both the Allegheny and Ohio Rivers all while our Captain and Narrator relay interesting facts, tales and river lore that make Pittsburgh and Western Pennsylvania so special!

Adults $22 • Children $12

1 Hour • Available April – December

July 4th Three Rivers Sightseeing Cruise Celebration –
All Kids 12 and Under Ride for $1 Use Promo Code: Kids1

Three Rivers Sightseeing Cruise Schedule for July 4, 5, 6, 7 & 8

July 4:  11:30 am, 1:00, 2:30, 4:30, 6:00 & 7:30 pm

July 5, 6, 7 & 8: 11:30 am, 1:00, 2:30, 4:00, 5:30, 7:00 & 8:30 pm

The best way to see Pittsburgh is aboard a Three Rivers Sightseeing Cruise. We present Pittsburgh from her most perfect point of view – the Three Rivers!
  • Experience a One Hour Tour sailing the Allegheny, Monongahela and Ohio River
  • All Sightseeing Cruises feature onboard:   Snack Bar and Full Service Bar for purchase
  • Not all sailing times are available in April, May, October, November and December. Due to USCG directives, there are times when we are unable to sail all Three Rivers

Come aboard and enjoy one or more of our distinct three rivers sightseeing tour options available this in 2018!

Classic Sightseeing Tour:  10:30 am, 2:15 pm, 6:00 pm

Our classic tour provides an overview of the city, highlighting significant buildings, landmarks, bridges and lush landscape visible from the Three Rivers.  Enjoy learning about these amazing sites as our Captain and On-Board Narrator share fun and historic stories about life in Pittsburgh and on the rivers!

How “Pittsbourgh” Became Pittsburgh!:  11:45 am, 3:30 pm, 7:15 pm

Join us on a journey into Pittsburgh’s past as our Captain and On-Board Narrator share the importance of the region’s role in the French & Indian War, the Whiskey Rebellion and the Civil War. Learn about Pittsburgh’s early days as a frontier village,  discover how it became the “Gateway to the West” and it’s storied history as world leader in the production of Glass, Iron and Steel.

Fun, Interesting & (even a little) Strange Pittsburgh: 1:00, 4:45, 8:30 pm

Whether you are visiting Pittsburgh or are a born ‘n bred “YINZER”, this cruise provides a fun and entertaining look at what makes Pittsburgh and her people so unique. Learn about the World Records the city holds,  find out about the creation of the first emojicon (yep, happened here first!), hear about the mysterious B-52 Bomber that may or may not be in the Monongahela River, along with other tales of lore from around the region!

Haunted Pittsburgh: Select Tuesday & Thursday Evenings June – September; Friday Evenings in October

Hear “true” haunted tales of Pittsburgh as our team provides you with a rich collection of ghost stories and tales that center around historical areas and landmarks along the three rivers as well as UNDER the waters! Does the “Monongahela Monster” really exist? Who haunts the old Allegheny County Jail? Learn the answers to these questions and many more aboard this entertaining cruise!

Price includes all taxes and service fees.

2018 Schedule:

Spring: April and May – Sailing Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays

Summer: June, July, August and September – Sailing Daily

Fall: October – Sailing Daily

Winter: November and December – Sailing Saturdays and Sundays


Thank you for celebrating aboard the Gateway Clipper Fleet, where great cruises make great memories!

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