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Best Tours and River Cruises In Southampton

We've rounded up the best tours and river cruises in Southampton in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 53 Southampton 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 Southampton Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Southampton
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

World-famous historian, Mags Carta, has a map and the promise of precious bounty; all she needs now is you!  Will you join her on The Southampton Tre...

Historic Southampton Guided Walks

  • Southampton
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Southampton Tourist Guides Association Public Walks: with a maximum of 8 people, all public tours start at 11:00 from the South (High Street) side of...

Curious About Southampton

  • Southampton
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Curious About Southampton Southampton gives an exciting glimpse into what makes this amazing maritime city what it is. Our two unique walks can be en...

Hamble Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Hamble-le-Rice
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Forget your James Bonds, your Jason Bournes - even Sherlock couldn’t solve this case! It’s up to you and you alone to crack a deactivation code and s...

New Forest Activities

  • Beaulieu
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Experience the joys of the great outdoors with a huge selection of safe and fun family experiences at New Forest Activities. From canoeing and kayaki...

Romsey Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Romsey
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

What better way to get outdoors than to join the Romsey Mystery Treasure Trail? It’s a code busting, clue cracking way to see the sights. To get to t...

Hensting Alpaca Walking Experience

  • Eastleigh
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Hensting Alpaca Walking Experience is a great way to have a fun-filled day with an Alpaca! The media is buzzing with a worrisome new trend, spurred o...

Bishop's Waltham Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Bishops Waltham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

On the Bishop's Waltham Spy Mission Treasure Trail your crack team of kids will have to work together and solve clues to discover the truth. It’s a t...



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Brockenhurst Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Brockenhurst
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

While it may seem like a typical town, there’s a mystery hidden beneath every pavestone on the Brockenhurst Spy Mission Treasure Trail. Are you super...

Isle of Wight Ghost Experience

  • Cowes
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Isle of Wight Ghost Experience are immersive guided ghost tours that last around an hour an a half, featuring grisly local history tales and costumed...

Cowes Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Cowes
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Who fancies having a crack at the Cowes Mystery Treasure Trail? It’s a code busting, riddle-packed tour of the town which gets the whole family worki...

Lymington Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Lymington
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Do you know any salty sea dogs? Young or old will do on the Lymington Treasure Hunt Trail, where code cracking is  far more important than the usual...

Burley Village of Witches Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Burley
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

There's clues to solve and discoveries to be made aplenty on the Burley Village of Witches self-guided mystery themed Treasure Trail. From 6 years to...

Curious About Portsmouth

  • Portsmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Explore Portsmouth in your own time, and depending on how many other distractions occur along the way! Can you resist the play boats or water balloon...

The Portsmouth Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Portsmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The Portsmouth Mystery Treasure Trail is calling out for super sleuths! Are you and your band of detectives ready to crack the case? The key to ‘whod...

Local Haunts Portsmouth

  • Portsmouth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Local Haunts Portsmouth offers a fantastic chance to see the city from a new perspective, on board ‘Alf', a lovingly restored London Routemaster Bus,...

Alresford Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • New Alresford
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

While spying is a serious business, it doesn't mean you can’t enjoy a little sightseeing along the way! That’s why the  Alresford Spy Mission Treasur...

Salisbury City Guides

  • Salisbury
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Salisbury City Guides are led by professional Blue Badge guides who are passionate about sharing their knowledge of the city. There are 4 walks espec...

Christchurch Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Christchurch
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Never, across all the seven seas, has a treasure hunt been so terribly tricky. You and your crew will have to crack clues and unravel riddles to solv...

The Salisbury Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Salisbury
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Set in the beautiful city of Salisbury, this 1 mile circular route is a self guided themed Treasure Trail perfect for families to share in the experi...

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