Offering a wide range of fun and interesting cruises in and around Poole harbour, with something for every member of the family to enjoy.
Poole Quay, Poole
Tel: 020 7740 0400
Gardens and Open Spaces, Historical Sites, Outdoor Activities, Trips and Transport
Ages 5 - 12, All ages, Schools and Groups, Teenagers, Under 5s
(based on family of 4)
A great day out in the fresh air for the kids in Dorset should include a trip on City Cruises Poole, the Poole arm of City Cruises, the leading operator of sightseeing services on the River Thames. City Cruises Poole operate daily from Poole Quay on Dorset’s premier vessel Р Solent Scene. You are able to choose from a wide range of cruises such as the Jurassic Coast Cruise, Sea Train Adventure, Poole Harbour Cruise and Poole Return Cruise to Swanage, so there’s something to suit every taste whether a child or a grandparent. There are also Special Events Cruises such as the Bournemouth Air Show, so check the website for details. You will have the chance to sail through Europe’s largest natural harbour and enjoy seeing the stunning Dorset coastline, islands and beaches from the comfort of the vessel. City Cruises Poole offer family tickets on all their scheduled sailings and there is a smart uniformed crew on every cruise to welcome you and provide commentary on the glorious coastline and famous landmarks. Sailing times do vary throughout the year and are weather permitting. Refreshments are available on all sailings, including a fully stocked bar. Book online at www.citycruisespoole.com and go to the Red and White Kiosk, or contact them by telephone for details of their Harbour Cruise, Old Harry Cruises, Swanage and Bournemouth Cruises and Private Charters. Cruises are particularly popular with school parties of all ages. For Group and Charter enquiries please call 07540 805444.
We welcome the further easing of lockdown for all attractions on our website but recommend you always check COVID-secure measures before you travel and note changes to booking requirements.
We hope you and your children enjoy wonderful and safe days out this summer.