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   Remember private bookings available on request   

   right the way throughout the year  

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Outline standard Public Departures 

The Plough to Jesus Lock 45 min one-way   9.30am    1pm

Jesus Lock 45 min round trip    11am    2pm    3pm    

Jesus Lock to The Plough 45 min one-way   12noon    4pm

  

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Public trip season ends in October and resumes in March - private bookings available on request throughout the year

More details of route itinerary below

 ALL TRIPS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE DUE TO RIVER/WEATHER CONDITIONS ALLOWING FOR SAFE CRUISING AND PRIVATE BOOKINGS

 Planned trips for 2017

45 minute round-trip cruises -Jesus Lock

From Jesus Green Lock – Route goes downstream past the historic college boathouses, Midsummer Common and Riverside. Check above for daily updates of exact times and days. Subject to availability, pre-booking available. 

45 minute round-trip cruises - The Plough

From The Plough Fen Ditton – Route goes downstream along the rowing race 'bumps' part of the river, or upstream towards Chesterton and Stourbridge Common.  Check above for daily updates of exact times and days. Subject to availability, pre-booking available. 

45 minute one-way cruises - Jesus Lock or The Plough 

From Jesus Green Lock or The Plough Fen Ditton – Route goes past the historic college boathouses, Midsummer Common and Riverside, then out past Chesterton and Ditton Meadows. Bolt together any of the one-way trips either into the city for shopping or out to The Plough for a drink or meal. Subject to availability, pre-booking available. 

90 minute round-trip/split trip cruises

From Jesus Green Lock or The Plough Fen Ditton – Route goes downstream past the historic college boathouses, Midsummer Common and Riverside, then out past Chesterton and Ditton Meadows. Bolt together any combination of the one-way trips either into the city for shopping or out to The Plough for a drink/meal.

Check above for daily updates of exact times and days. Subject to availability, pre-booking recommended. 


  Cambridge City Shopping/Sight-Seeing Park & Cruise

 9.30am (usually weekends and some weekdays)

From The Plough Fen Ditton to Cambridge City Centre – Route covers Ditton Meadows, Stourbridge Common, Chesterton, Riverside, past the historic college boathouses, Midsummer Common to Jesus Lock. Check above for daily updates of exact times and days. Subject to availability, pre-booking essential, limited places. 

Cambridge City to The Plough Fen Ditton,

Cruise and Dine

 12noon 

From close to Cambridge City Centre at Jesus Lock – Route covers Ditton Meadows, Stourbridge Common, Chesterton, Riverside, past the historic college boathouses, Midsummer Common and Jesus Green. Check above for daily updates of exact times and days. Subject to availability, pre-booking essential to avoid disappointment, limited places.  To book a table at the village pub call direct 01223 293264.  This a one-way trip, with the option of a stroll along the river back into the city or a taxi is around £10

Some early evening trips from The Plough, Fen Ditton, subject to weather conditions   

Other public cruises 2018

Extended City and Shire Cruise

Cambridge to Ely or Ely to Cambridge. Approx 4.5 hour trip one way, advance booking required.

Departs Cambridge 9am from The Plough, Fen Ditton (other start points available), arriving Ely approx 2pm.

Ely to Cambridge Departs 2pm to arrive Cambridge at The Plough Fen Ditton 7pm approx.

Beautiful scenic route  

Price includes Tea/Coffee and Cream Tea (Fresh Cream Cake/Scone). 

Also available as a Bespoke Private tour for Groups.

LAST FEW 

PUBLIC TRIPS

AVAILABLE

FOR 2017

Boat 'pulled' by 'neon reindeer' !!

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Winter Xmas Specials

Saturday 16th December

The Plough to Jesus Lock       45 min one-way   10am  

     Jesus Lock to The Plough          45 min one-way   11.45am    

    The Plough to Jesus Lock       45 min one-way   1pm

Jesus Lock 45 min round trip    2pm  

      Jesus Lock to The Plough      45 min one-way   3.30pm

 

Sunday 17th December

The Plough to Jesus Lock       45 min one-way   10am  

     Jesus Lock to The Plough            45 min one-way   12noon    

    The Plough to Jesus Lock       45 min one-way   1pm 

Jesus Lock 45 min round trip   2pm 

      Jesus Lock to The Plough      45 min one-way   3.30pm

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Also available for private tours

7 days a week throughout the year

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All public cruises can be customised as a Bespoke Private tour for Groups or Families. Use this link.  Groups

The Plough, Fen Ditton
Tel: 01223 293264


Fort St George
Midsummer Common

Swan and Duck wild bird feed available to purchase onboard.

Restricted toilet facilities available onboard Rosie and Ariana

Rosie is open sided, so please dress as weather dictates.

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