View the fantastic scenery of the River Orwell, boats and wildlife close up. You might even see a seal!
We carry up to 100 passengers accommodated over our two decks; one open with bench-style seating (cushions are available) and the other enclosed with cushioned seating around the panoramic viewing windows and open floor area. All cruises come with full commentary from our very knowledgeable Skippers.
Confectionery snacks as well as hot, cold and alcoholic drinks can be purchased on-board from our licensed bar.
Tickets can be purchased on the day of travel but are cheaper when pre-booked, and ticket holders are given priority boarding.
1 hour Bridge trip
Through the Prince Philip Lock, under the iconic Orwell Bridge, home to the Peregrine Falcons, then downriver to view Freston Folly before returning to Orwell Quay.
Adult £14, Child £8, Concession* £12, Family Ticket** £34 (under 3s travel free).
2.5 hours Pin Mill trip
Travelling downriver, view The Cathouse, vital to past smugglers, learn the true origins of naval “Grog”, and reach Pin Mill, home to Arthur Ransome and local sailing barges before returning to Orwell Quay.
Sailing most Sunday mornings and Bank Holiday Mondays.
Adult £23, Child £17, Concession* £20, Family ticket £63 (under 3s travel free).
3.5 hours Felixstowe/Harwich Harbour trip
Cruise all the way to Historic Harwich Harbour, the Pilgrim Fathers departure point on the Mayflower and Samuel Pepys’ parliamentary seat.
See HMS Ganges at Shotley and the UK’s largest container port at Felixstowe, before returning to Orwell Quay.
Sailing most Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 2pm.
Adult £28, Child £20, Concession* £25, Family ticket £74 (under 3s travel free).
*Concessions = 65+, full-time students and registered carer/disabled