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About River Adventures
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 combined historic walking and boat trips.
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Bath, England
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Short City Walking Tour
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US$9.75 per adult
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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
Thank Pipster229
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

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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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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
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
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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
Thank _liamheath001
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Fantastic boat tour, great views and a very hard working team! Well worth the trip if you’re visiting Bath.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sunnay_96
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

I would highly recommend this tour. An unexpected highlight was seeing a kingfisher on the boat ride. Our guide was informative and friendly. The tour was a fantastic way to start our Bath visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

I booked the river cruise with pub lunch for my husbands birthday. The boat was lovely and comfortable, very clean with beautifuly polished wood. The weather wasn’t great on the day of our trip and the onboard log burner was most welcome. I was born...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank alliper65
Reviewed 5 November 2018

We bought this trip as a private trip for our family to celebrate our Dad's birthday. We had a great time. The crew were good company and full of facts about the river. The trip was very relaxing and with a bottle of bubbles we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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