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A selection of trips on the River Avon in a traditional river cruiser from Bath Quay, near the Bus Station. Short Trips include a river view of Pulteney Bridge, Bath Abbey, History and Fun Trips. Longer lunch trips to great pubs. We also have...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

An afternoon of mulling about in Bath became a memory of a lifetime thanks to a the flexibility of captain Paul and personal attention of guide Ellie. Upon seeing a full/unavailable tour, Paul created an impromptu personal tour for my sons and I which was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On Saturday, My friend, my 4 month old son and myself went on the 25 minute boat trip. It was a great experience and we felt very comfortable on the boat. It was a cold day and the stove fire was on and the drink...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Georgie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a really good way of seeing Bath from another angle. The tour guides were super helpful and really friendly! I would definitely recommend it and we plan on going on the bottomless Prosecco tour with you guys next time we visit!

Thank _David_4291
River A, Skipper, Lady Pamela at River Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your great review ! Yes do come back for our bottomless prosecco cruise .. we go light on the history but crank up the tunes. Lady Pamela is very versatile !

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An interesting and different way of seeing Bath. The staff were welcoming,helpful and knowledgeable . The web site for River Adventures was informative and it was straightforward to book in advance of our visit to Bath.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Timidtraveller56
River A, Owner at River Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind review. It's our first week of the new season, so it's always great to receive encouraging feedback as we try hard to provide great tours and always improve ! Thanks again and we hope you enjoy the rest of your travels.

Reviewed 11 December 2018

Stayed one night in Bath as we wanted to see the Xmas market and stalls which were even better at night with the lights on. Wanted to have a walking tour of Bath and found the site of "The Mayor of Bath's Corps of Honorary...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Pipster229
River A, Owner at River Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Sound great ! But not one of our tours! These are really good if you have longer in Bath with our walking tours which are shorter, include history and recommendations which these council tours are not allowed to give. If you see this, try and...More

Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Emily was very knowledgable about the city’s famous architecture and some off-the-beaten-track trivia. The small group we had was great as everyone got along from the get go. The boat trip was cozy and made even more delightful with a glass of something bubbly. The...More

2  Thank pompi58
River A, Owner at River Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your great review ! We work very hard to find the right balance between knowledge and pleasure. We were really pleased you enjoyed the experience, particularly in November. Thanks again .

Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed the scenic but short river portion of this tour. The walking portion was very weak on any of the history that brought us to Bath...nothing about the Roman history and a tiny mention of Jane Austin. We walked right by the Roman Baths...More

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River A, Owner at River Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

The walking part of the tour was 50 minutes for £7, and designed and described as a introduction to Bath and its history. You had been to Bath several times before and told the guide you had visited the Roman Baths (and the guide took...More

Reviewed 20 November 2018

Took the pub visit river boat trip on a brisk but sunny Sunday. Boat a comfortable size for the 8 adults and 1 little one. Lunch was pleasant at the Locksbrook. Emily, the young guide, was charming and made sure everyone was looked after. All...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jesmond
River A, Skipper at River Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review, it was great to have you onboard !

Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

Lovely welcome from the crew and wood burner ensured we were comfortable during the trip. Our guide kept us informed about the history and current day usage of the river and buildings along the way. A really pleasant, well-run trip. Pick up point one minute...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Carolyn G
Reviewed 18 November 2018

Took the cruise with our children on a fresh November morning, very surprised with the on board fire making the cabin really warm, very informative with great close up views of Pulteney Bridge and the weir.

Date of experience: November 2018
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