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Best Tours and River Cruises In Reading, Berkshire

We've rounded up the best tours and river cruises in Reading in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 117 Reading tours and river cruises to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries, or tourist attractions. 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.

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The Reading Mystery Treasure

  • Reading
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Follow the directions on the Reading self guided murder mystery themed Treasure Trail. Hunt for the answers to our sneaky clues and work together as...

The Henley-on-Thames Mystery Trail

  • Henley-on-Thames
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Henley-on-Thames might be a historic town, but this is a high-tech adventure that demands super spies! Think you can crack The Henley-on-Thames Myste...

Curious About Henley On Thames

  • Henley-on-Thames
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Curious About Henley-On-Thames gives an exciting glimpse into what makes this famous Thames town what it is. Henley-on-Thames is a 12th century South...

The Marlow Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Marlow
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The Marlow self-guided mystery themed Treasure Trail is a great way to explore as a family and learn more about the town whilst having fun! Follow th...

Wallingford Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Wallingford
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

A mystery is afoot and it’s going to take some serious super sleuths to get to the bottom of things. Are you up to it? The Wallingford Mystery Treasu...

Odiham Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Odiham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Ahoy there! Today your pirate hat is going to have to double up as a thinking cap, as the Odiham Treasure Hunt Trail demands code cracking, clue bust...

The Newbury Spy Mission Trail

  • Newbury
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

An unruly device is running amok on The Newbury Spy Mission Trail and without a master spy on the case, destruction is certain. Will you come to thei...

High Wycombe Treasure Hunt Trail

  • High Wycombe
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Turn your day out with the kids in High Wycombe into a real adventure! Follow the clues along the High Wycombe Treasure Hunt Trail and find out where...



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The Windsor Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Windsor
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Are you in the mood to solve a mystery? For Queen, country and buried treasure, it’s time to take on The Windsor Mystery Treasure Trail. The trail is...

French Brothers Boats Windsor

  • Windsor
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

French Brothers now offer a huge range of public boat trips and special events along the Upper Thames. These include round trips as well as trips bet...

Windsor Duck Tours

  • Windsor
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Planning a day out in or around Windsor? You’ve got to try the famous Windsor Duck Tours! What starts as a normal bus tour of Windsor suddenly turns...

Curious About Windsor

  • Windsor
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Curious About Windsor gives an novel insight into what makes this regal town what it is. Whether a resident or visiting for the first time, you're gu...

Salters Steamers

  • Windsor
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Salters Steamers offer a variety of hugely popular pleasure trips through some of the most beautiful scenery in England. During the summer their sche...

Eton Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Eton
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Take a stroll with a difference on the Eton Treasure Hunt Trail. With code busting and clue cracking at its core, this is the only way to explore suc...

French Brothers Boats Runnymede

  • Old Windsor
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

French Brothers is Lucy Fisher Runnymede 45 minute boat trip. Board newly refurbished 'Lucy Fisher', a replica of a Victorian paddle steamer at the R...

The Farnham Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Farnham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Enjoy a great day out for the whole family on the Farnham self-guided mystery themed Treasure Trail. This intriguing Trail will take you on a fascina...

Oxford Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Oxford
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Are you ready for your next mission? Transform a regular day in Oxford into a real-life adventure with a Spy Mission Treasure Trail! Your kids will s...

The Abingdon Treasure Trail

  • Abingdon
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

You'll be amazed at what you and the kids will discover on the Abingdon self-guided treasure hunt themed Treasure Trail. A fascinating and fun way to...

Woking Trails

  • Woking
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Learn more about the rich heritage, great spaces and inspiring places Woking has to offer with the budget-friendly Woking Trails. These self-guided t...

Thame Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Thame
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

You and your team of detectives need to hook out your thinking caps and work out whodunnit on the Thame Mystery Treasure Trail. So what are you waiti...

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