The Best Tours and River Cruises In Colchester Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

Best Tours and River Cruises In Colchester

We've rounded up the best tours and river cruises in Colchester in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you.

There are 47 Colchester tours and river cruises to pick from.

Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the tours and river cruises we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

  1. Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

    The Colchester Mystery Treasure Trail

    Colchester

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    Crime is blighting the streets of Colchester and they’re calling out for answers! Can you crack The Colchester Mystery Treasure Trail? A super spy is...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 0.2 miles from Colchester
  2. Kids on Treasure Hunt Trail

    Dedham Treasure Hunt Trail

    Dedham

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    Are you always looking for ways to get your brood outdoors? Well you’ve found one with the Dedham Treasure Hunt Trail. It’s a code busting outing whi...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 6.3 miles from Colchester
  3. Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

    Maldon Treasure Hunt Trail

    Maldon

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    Eye patch? Check! Parrot on shoulder? Check! You’re all ready for a jaunt on the Maldon Treasure Hunt Trail where cracking codes and solving clues wi...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 14.4 miles from Colchester
  4. Boys on Treasure Hunt Trail

    Lavenham Treasure Hunt Trail

    Lavenham

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    Pirates come in all sorts of packages, so get your band of mini marauders out on the Lavenham Treasure Hunt Trail. The hunt will be full of code bust...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 15.6 miles from Colchester
  5. Two kids sat on a bench doing a treasure trail A must do

    The Chelmsford Mystery Treasure Trail

    Chelmsford

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    Salty seafarers, unite! The Chelmsford Mystery Treasure Trail is calling out for seasoned explorers to get a whiff of the scent and uncover buried lo...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 21 miles from Colchester
  6. Canal boats at Chelmer Cruises in Chelmsford

    Chelmer Cruises

    Chelmsford

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    Chelmer Cruises is a charming place that is also known as Paper Mill Lock Cruises and Victoria Cruises. Whatever you call it, it's got all the potent...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 17 miles from Colchester
  7. Girl on Harwich Harbour Ferry

    Harwich Harbour Ferry

    Harwich

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    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...

    Suitable for 0-12 Outdoor 17 miles from Colchester
  8. Map and booklet for Southend on Sea Treasure Hunt Trail

    Southend on Sea Treasure Hunt Trail

    Southend On Sea

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    The kids will love solving the clues on the Southend-on-Sea self-guided treasure hunt themed Treasure Trail. There's clues for all ages to enjoy (fro...

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor 25.7 miles from Colchester
  9. Map and booklet for The Bury St Edmunds Mystery Treasure Trail

    The Bury St Edmunds Mystery Treasure Trail

    Bury St Edmunds

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    With clues to uncover and codes to crack, master detectives are what’s called for on The Bury St Edmunds Mystery Treasure Trail. The town is calling...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 25.8 miles from Colchester
  10. Kids on Spy Mission Treasure Trail

    Saffron Walden Spy Mission Treasure Trail

    Saffron Walden

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    Have you ever wanted to be a secret agent? Now is you chance to see if you have what it takes to be the next James Bond! Take on the Saffron Walden S...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 29.6 miles from Colchester
  11. Family on Spy Mission Trail

    Framlingham Spy Mission Treasure Trail

    Framlingham

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    Would you happen to know any secret agents? Ones who could solve a deactivation code? Well hurry them down to the Framlingham Spy Mission Treasure Tr...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 29.8 miles from Colchester
  12. Kids on Treasure Hunt Trail Amazing Value

    The Cambridge Treasure Hunt Trail

    Cambridge

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    Enjoy some quality family fun together on the Cambridge self-guided treasure hunt themed Treasure Trail. Suitable for the whole family and written so...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 39.8 miles from Colchester
  13. Map and booklet for The Aldeburgh Treasure Trail

    The Aldeburgh Treasure Trail

    Aldeburgh

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    You'll have a great family day out exploring outdoors on the Aldeburgh self-guided treasure hunt themed Treasure Trail. Everyone can get involved on...

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor 35.3 miles from Colchester
  14. Boys on a Spy Mission Treasure Trail

    The Whitstable Spy Mission Treasure Trail

    Whitstable

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    Spies, assemble! Operation Oyster Bed is live and your special skills are essential to infiltrating Whitstable, deactivating a deadly device and savi...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 36.9 miles from Colchester
  15. Kids reading booklet on Canterbury Spy Mission Treasure Trail Cheap day out

    Canterbury Spy Mission Treasure Trail

    Canterbury

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    Explore on a spy mission with the Canterbury self guided Spy Mission themed Treasure Trail. See the main sights and discover hidden gems as you wande...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 42.9 miles from Colchester
  16. City Sightseeing Cambridge Hop on Hop off Tour bus

    City Sightseeing Cambridge Hop on Hop off Tour

    Cambridge

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    With its cobbled streets and ceremonial robes, Cambridge could very well be Hogwarts! Why not sprinkle a little extra magic over proceedings on a Cit...

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor 39.4 miles from Colchester
  17. Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

    Faversham Mystery Treasure Trail

    Faversham

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    If clue busting is your bread and butter then don’t miss the Faversham Mystery Treasure Trail; those skills will be essential to finding the fabled,...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 39.7 miles from Colchester
  18. Kids on Spy Mission Treasure Trail

    Grantchester Spy Mission Treasure Trail

    Grantchester

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    With the clock ticking and locals calling out for a hero, can you come to their rescue and solve the Grantchester Spy Mission Treasure Trail? It’s ce...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 39.7 miles from Colchester
  19. Visitors on Oxbridge Tours in Cambridge

    Oxbridge Tours

    Cambridge

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    Oxbridge Tours provides a range of activities for all ages in Cambridge and Oxford led by current students of the universities. From the Ghouls and G...

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor 39.8 miles from Colchester
  20. St John's college at Footprint Tours Cambridge

    Footprint Tours Cambridge

    Cambridge

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    Footprint Tours' free Cambridge walking tour is a great way to see the city centre on foot. It includes a huge amount of information about Cambridge...

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor 39.8 miles from Colchester

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