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Bristol Packet Boat Trips

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Bristol Packet Boat Trips

About

Bristol Packet Boat Trips offer harbour tours and river cruises with award winning commentaries.

A 45-minute tour of the Harbour is the perfect way to learn about Bristol’s fascinating history. Alternatively take a two hour cream tea cruise of the harbour.

Upstream trips include afternoon trips to Beeses Tea Gardens, lunch trips to Hanham, Lunch trips to Beeses and day trips to Bath.

An Avon Gorge Cruise takes you downstream, sailing through the floating harbour into the Junction Lock where you will lock down onto the tidal part of the Avon. Enjoy spectacular views of the Gorge and Brunel’s Suspension Bridge.

Bristol Packet run four boats - the famous Tower Belle, Bagheera, Redshank and Flower of Bristol and each boat has fully stocked bar providing hot and cold drinks and W.C. facilities.

Bristol Packet Boat Trips can carry private charters between 20 and 100 passengers, which are available all year.

General public trips operate every weekend and daily during Bristol’s school holidays. The boats depart from ss Great Britain, Watershed and Welsh Back.

Dog-friendly for some trips, please call before hand to check.

Extras

Key Features

  • In town/city centre

Establishment Features

  • Cater for groups - Private hire available

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Find out about the latest on the roads and get travel directions from TravelWest.info

Public Transport Directions

For comprehensive information about getting here by public transport, please visit TravelWest.info

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    95
  • Very Good
    43
  • Average
    7
  • Poor
    5
  • Terrible
    4

Recent Reviews:

  • LIB69
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Lovely relaxing way to spend a birthday....
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 21st May 2017
    My father chose this for his birthday treat. And we were very pleased he did. Having lived in the Bristol area for years, it was a brilliant way to spend 3+ hours on a Saturday afternoon. We had a... Read full review
  • nbell10
    Bristol, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Business
    Perfect corporate entertaining.
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 12th May 2017
    We were looking for something different to entertain corporate clients that would keep them both entertained whilst keeping everyone in close proximity, our Bristol harbour cruise was the perfect... Read full review
  • Juanita H
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Perfect boat trip
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 2nd May 2017
    We had this hired for a friends birthday - we had a few stop off points - bar on board and had music of our own choice - was an amazing day albeit a bit of rain! Read full review
Ticket Office
Gas Ferry Road
Bristol
BS1 6UN

Tel: +44 (0)117 926 8157

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Opening Times

Bristol Packet (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

* Please check details of public sailing times and contact us for private hire

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