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“self drive”(2 reviews)
“boat trip”(3 reviews)
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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323 Belle Vue Road | Tuckton, Bournemouth BH6 3BA, England
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Reviewed yesterday

I took myself over to Christchurch from Poole for the day and didn't think there would be any boats trips going seeing it was October, but was delighted to find this little boat going up and down the river Stour. Because of time l only...More

Thank wendy p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great value trip, several stop options, we used the service both ways from Tuckton to take a picnic to Mudeford

Thank Luisa A
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Used the boat services from christchurch to mudeford through the sand marshes with my elderly cousin and younger 11 year old cousin. All enjoyed the short scenic trip across. The boats were on time, clean and comfortable enough for the journey across with the drivers...More

Thank Kathryn S
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Having parked up near Tuckton Tea Gardens i was showing some overseas guests the local area. One of my favourite circuits is to walk the Stourway to Hengistbury Head: jump on ferry to Avon Beach & Highcliffe Castle & return back to jump on Tuckton...More

Thank Restless59
Reviewed 8 May 2018

As it was a sunny calm day my wife and I decided to take the 10am ferry from Tuckton to Mudeford. The boat was full by the time we had picked up passengers at Christchurch Quay. What a lovely trip this was , the views...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

We decided to take the ferry from Christchurch to Tuckton Tea Garden. We waited at the quay with everyone else and one of the ferries moored and let everyone off. The captain said another ferry is on its way and sailed off empty. The captain...More

Thank tinacrow65
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Hired a self-drive motorboat from outside Captain's Club Hotel in Christchurch and had a trip down the river in the sunshine. Lovely experience! The chap running the Wick Ferry who sorted us out with the boat was a joy! £20 for half an hour seems...More

Thank Lizally47
Reviewed 4 October 2017

A vintage ferry service to Mudeford beach, then a walk up to Hengistbury head - on beautiful sand beach with pretty beach houses. Head has magnificent views -, then back on the ferry to Christchurch to explore and have lunch. Then back to Tuckton.

Thank Ethee
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We joined one of the vintage ferry boats for the final night of the Christchurch regatta and what a night it was. We first went down the river in daylight to see all the attractions and up the River Avon? a short way after that...More

1  Thank JGriffith13
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Had the pleasure of doing the boat trip from Tuckton to Mudeford Spit on a recently sunny Tuesday. The service starts at 10am from Tuckton stopping at Wick(for Captains Club) & Christchurch. There were not many of passengers on either journey on this beautiful old...More

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