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City Docks Tour with Bristol Packet

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Bristol Packet city docks tour


Discover the fascinating history and contemporary culture of Bristol’s Floating Harbour on this 45 min tour. Informative and entertaining commentary given on board. Departing from Wapping Wharf near SS Great Britain and Bristol Packet Pontoon Watershed. Every weekend throughout the year. Daily during Summer and School Holidays (weather permitting).

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Recent Reviews:

  • Susan B
    Braintree, United Kingdom
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    A very enjoyable trip
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 11th April 2017
    We went on the 45 minutes round trip on a sunny Saturday afternoon and at £6.50 each it was very good value. We boarded near the SS Great Britain and the boat went up river into the inner harbour... Read full review
  • GraceeeeBrown
    Birmingham, United Kingdom
    45 minute tour
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 20th March 2017
    Went on the 45 minute harbour tour yesterday which is £6.50 for an adult. Although it was quite a short boat trip, it was very informative and showed a nice section of Bristol to us as first time... Read full review
  • debbieperr0tt
    Cardiff, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Amazing experience
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 23rd January 2017
    Booked a private boat for 19 women to celebrate a birthday. Superb fun experience. Would highly recommend any party to do the same. It was a surprise for all the women and they loved it, great staff... Read full review
Ticket Office
Gas Ferry Road

Tel: +44 (0)117 926 8157

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Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

* Every weekend throughout the year. Daily during Summer and School Holidays (weather permitting).

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