- Tours and River Cruises
Suitable for ages: Babies and Toddlers (0-3), Young Children (4-8) and Older Children (9-12)
Venue type: Outdoor
Harwich Harbour Ferry makes for a fabulous day out on the water.
Harbour Tours are a great way to get outdoors and breathe in that salty sea air! Or you can take one of their River Cruises to meander your way around the scenic views of Harwich.
Foot and bicycle ferry services are available and you can even hire a boat privately for personal parties or birthdays.
- Picnics Allowed
- Restaurant Onsite
- Onsite Shop
- Snacks Available
- Picnics Allowed
- Wheelchair Friendly
- Toilets Available
- Parking Available Nearby
- Pushchair Friendly
Getting There and Contact Information
The Quay, Harwich, Essex, CO12 3HH, England
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
April, May and October: Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00
June, July, August and September: Monday to Sunday 09:00 - 17:00 (Friday and Saturday 18:00 - 22:00)
November - December: Saturday to Sunday and School Holidays 11:00 - 16:00
Adults: Shotley to Harwich £3.50, Harwich to Felixstowe £4.50
Kids (under 16's): Shotley to Harwich £2.00, Harwich to Felixstowe £3.00
30 minute Harbour tour: Adults £9.00, Kids £6.00
100 minute River cruises: Adults £16.00, Kids £11.00
20 minutes before closure
There are Cafes, Pubs and Restaurants nearby and always open when the Boat operates.
The Boat will only operate in safe weather and reserves the right to cancel sailing at any time.
Yes pets allowed
Public toilets over the road available in Harwich. Toilet facilities available in the café in Felixstowe. Toilet facilities available in the pub in Shotley.
Always take an extra layer on a boat!
Solid stairs onto the pontoon in Harwich and Shotley. Loose gravel on the beach in Felixstowe.
Public car park in Harwich. Up to 1 hour £1.00, up to 2 hours £2.20, up to 4 hours £3.50, over 4 hours £5.00. Free public car park in Felixstowe and Shotley.