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

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Best Tours and River Cruises In Kent

We've rounded up the best tours and river cruises in Kent in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 72 Kent tours and river cruises to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including tourist attractions, or 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.

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Kids reading booklet on Canterbury Spy Mission Treasure Trail

Canterbury Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Canterbury
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

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...

Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

Faversham Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Faversham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

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,...

Family on Treasure Hunt Trail

Maidstone Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Maidstone
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Calling all salty sea dogs and seasoned sailors! The Maidstone Treasure Hunt Trail has a fabulous - if fictional - treasure ready and waiting to be d...

Map and booklet for The Rochester Mystery Trail

The Rochester Mystery Trail

  • Rochester
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

For a great way for all the family to explore Rochester, try the Rochester self-guided mystery themed Treasure Trail. Your Trail will lead you on you...

People on Canterbury Punting Company Tour

Canterbury Punting Company

  • Canterbury
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Have you ever sailed on a traditional hand-built wooden punt? Try it out on the classic guided punting tour of historic Canterbury, organised by the...

Trail at Canterbury Ghost Tour

Canterbury Ghost Tour

  • Canterbury
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Canterbury Ghost Tour Take a twilit tour of this medieval city at your pleasurable peril: a mysterious character in top hat and cloak will guide you...

Hill top view of Canterbury Historic River Tours

Canterbury Historic River Tours

  • Canterbury
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

If you've got even a glimmer a sunshine then it's excuse enough to head for the water in our book: so any time you've got it from March through Octob...

Medieval character at The Canterbury Tales

The Canterbury Tales

  • Canterbury
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The Canterbury Tales is an award winning attraction based in the centre of Canterbury that brings to life 5 of Geoffrey Chaucer's best loved stories...

Boys on a Spy Mission Treasure Trail

The Whitstable Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Whitstable
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

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

Cathedral Gate Hotel on Canterbury Guided Walking Tours

Canterbury Guided Walking Tours

  • Canterbury
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Canterbury Guided Walking Tours Founded in 1948 as the Canterbury Guild of Guides, these folks have been entertaining curious families with local kno...

Map and booklet for Southend on Sea Treasure Hunt Trail

Southend on Sea Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Southend On Sea
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

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...

Kids on Murder Mystery Treasure Tail

The Rye Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Rye
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Go undercover on The Rye Mystery Treasure Trail. With cobbled lanes and a medieval history, clues could be hidden around every corner and in every no...

Royal Tunbridge Wells Codebreaking Walk

Royal Tunbridge Wells Codebreaking Walk

  • Tunbridge Wells
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

A casual walk in town just doesn’t do it for your kids? Well, how about you join forces with your little adventurers to stop a notorious villain from...

Map and booklet for The Royal Tunbridge Wells Mystery Treasure Trail

The Royal Tunbridge Wells Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Royal Tunbridge Wells
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

With a crook on the loose and a case to decode, your team of detectives will have to get their grey matter working on The Royal Tunbridge Wells Myste...

Kids on Treasure Hunt Trail

The St Katherine Docks Treasure Trail

  • London
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Make new discoveries on the St Katherine Docks self guided themed Treasure Trail as you hunt for the long lost treasure! Can you solve the clues and...

Battle Through Time Spy Mission Treasure Trail

Battle Through Time Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Battle
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Transform your day out in Battle into an exciting time-travelling spy adventure with the Battle Through Time Spy Mission Treasure Trail. Discover the...

People on raft Dover Sea Safari

Dover Sea Safari

  • Dover
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Dover Sea Safari brings you a unique family experience with a coastal tour like no other. Step aboard on the purpose built comfortable RIB speed boat...

Fishing boat on Curious About Hastings trail

Curious About Hastings

  • Hastings
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Curious About Hastings gives an fascinating and entertaining glimpse into what makes this historic and charming seaside town what it is. Resident or...

Family on Treasure Hunt Trail

Hastings Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Hastings
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

How are you at cracking codes? What about solving clues? You’ll need both to unravel the Hastings Treasure Hunt Trail! Your journey will begin by ins...

Kids on Treasure Hunt Trail

Deal Treasure Hunt Treasure Trail

  • Deal
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Get your band of landlubbers out in the sea air and cracking a few codes while they’re at it, on the Deal Treasure Hunt Treasure Trail. Begin by down...

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