Welcome to Paradise!

The area’s premier Tiki Experience!

We provide the ultimate tropical cruise on our custom built Tiki Boat for up to 40 passengers! Offering public and private cruises with a restroom and full bar onboard!  Whether you’re planning a Corporate Outing, Wedding Festivities or a just a party with friends – hosting a private event on the water is the perfect setting for a memorable occasion!


Experience one of our public Tiki Cruises! Whether its a Family & Friends Tiki Tour or an adult only Evening Cruise, we’ve got you covered! 


Cruises Departing from Wilmington,DE

Cruises Departing from Chesapeake City, MD (Cruises will return in 2024)!


The areas largest custom-built Tiki Boat!

We provide the ultimate tropical experience on our custom built Tiki Boat for up to 40 passengers! Offering public and private cruises with a restroom and full bar – serving your favorite beverage of choice. Whether you’re planning a corporate outing, wedding festivities or a party with friends, hosting a private event on the water is a perfect setting for a memorable occasion!


Cruises Departing from Wilmington,DE

Cruises Departing from Chesapeake City, MD

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We also offer Scenic River Tours and Evening Skyline Cruises at the Wilmington Riverfront – check out Delaware Cruises & Events!



Celebrate your next special event on your very own floating Tiki Hut!

Paradise Tiki Tours provides the perfect venue for any special occasion. Create unforgettable memories on the water for bachelor/bachelorette parties, corporate events, birthdays and more!

Our custom built Tiki Boat, “Pau Hana” can accommodate up to 40 guests. Our boat has unique features such as an attractive palm thatch canopy and cushioned seating! The tiki boat is also equipped with a surround-sound speaker system, LED lighting for evening cruises, a restroom and full bar serving alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages!

We look forward to hosting your group on the water!


$1,200 (plus fees) for up to 25 guests
$1,400 for 26-40 guests

Rates include a two hour exclusive Private Tiki Cruise! Additional time may be available. Tier 1 Additional Hour: $600 , Tier 2 Additional Hour: $700. All prices do not include any bar packages! 

Don’t have a confirmed guest count for your party yet? You can book your reservation for the minimum guest quantity, and then add additional passengers up to 48hrs prior to your cruise date.

Why book a Private Charter? You get the entire boat to yourselves, you can bring food onboard and control your own music!

Daytime Charter Times: 11:00am-1:00pm, 1:30pm-3:30pm, 4:00pm-6:00pm

Evening Sunset Charter: 6:30pm-8:30pm or 7:00pm-9:00 Mid Summer *Evening departure times vary throughout season.

A 50% deposit is required to reserve your date. Please visit our policies page for details on weather cancellations and refunds.

If your party is larger than 40 people, we may be able to accommodate you with an additional boat in our fleet! 

Catering Options Available from many local restaurants! 

Our local restaurants at the Riverfront are great to work with and will deliver the food prior to your guests arriving. You may also bring your own food. We recommend easy food to eat on board!

Coolers must be approved. No alcoholic beverages or glass bottles may be brought on board.

Join us for your next private event for a memorable cruise to Paradise!

Don’t see your date available? Fill out a private charter request here.

About Paradise Tiki Tours

Cruise the historic Christina River on the coolest Tiki Boat in town. Departing from the Wilmington Riverfront near Iron Hill Brewery & Taco Grande along the Riverwalk. Sip on an island-inspired cocktail, beer or seltzer with up to 40 of your friends and family while enjoying our tropical atmosphere! Docked at the Chesapeake Inn for special dates throughout the season.

Paradise Tiki Tours is perfect for bachelorette and bachelor parties, corporate/ team events, birthdays, anniversaries, retirement parties, or a girls’ night out!


In Hawaiian, Pau means “finished” or “done”. Pau Hana means “finished work”. In other words, a perfect time for relaxation, socializing and spending time with friends & loved ones!

Join us for a slice of Paradise!

We’re thrilled to partner with the Riverfront Development Corporation of Delaware to offer a fun waterfront experience for both locals and visitors, while contributing to the community’s growth and enhancement through our collaboration!

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