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Best Tours and River Cruises In Somerset and Bristol

We've rounded up the best tours and river cruises in Somerset and Bristol in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 50 Somerset and Bristol 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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Kids on Treasure Hunt Trail

Glastonbury Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Glastonbury
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

If your gang of pirates have a taste for treasure, the Glastonbury Treasure Hunt Trail will be the perfect day out. Just don’t forget your thinking c...

The Bath Spy Mission Treasure Trail

The Bath Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Bath
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Join Agent Templeton on The Bath Spy Mission Treasure Trail. See the sites of Bath while cracking  the case of the ballistic buns. Good luck! Sally L...

Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

The Wells Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Wells
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

If you're looking for something different to do with the kids, look no further than theWells self-guided mystery themed Treasure Trail. Clear directi...

Family on Treasure Hunt Trail

Cheddar Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Cheddar
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The hunt for cheesy treasure is on! With its ancient market square, famous limestone gorge and the promise of something yummy to pop on a cracker, th...

Two kids sat laughing while doing a Treasure Trails

Cardiff Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Cardiff
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

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

Map and booklet for Weston-Super-Mare Treasure Trail

Weston-Super-Mare Treasure Trail

  • Weston-Super-Mare
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Set in the fun seaside town of Weston-Super-Mare, this 2.5 hour circular self guided walking Trail and treasure hunt is just one of over 30 brilliant...

A family taking part in a Hunt Fun trail

Hunt Fun Taunton

  • Taunton
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Join the hunt for clues and codes on the Hunt Fun Taunton trail. It’s a great way to drag kids away from their screens and have them dashing around o...

Apples at Sheppys Cider Farm and Museum in Taunton

Sheppys Cider Farm and Museum

  • Taunton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Sheppys Cider Farm and Museum offers the chance to learn about the ancient combination of farming with cider making, from the Sheppy family, who have...

Deer at South West Deer Rescue in Crewkerne

South West Deer Rescue

  • Crewkerne
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

South West Deer Rescue is a dedicated non profit centre which offers a unique up close experience with 5 different species of wild and semi-wild deer...

Canal boat at Bristol Packet Boat Rides

Bristol Packet Boat Rides

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

There are lots of different Bristol Packet Boat Rides to choose from, depending on how long you wish to go for and which additions to the trip you'd...

Sunrise at SS Great Britain in Bristol

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  • Bristol
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The SS Great Britain once took passengers from the docks of Britain to Australia to start their new lives. Now you can see it in its Victorian heyday...

Kids dressed as pirates at Pirate Petes Walking Tour in Bristol

Pirate Petes Walking Tour

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Pirate Petes Walking Tour A pleasant walk around the quays, discovering Bristols turbulent history, at the harbor side haunts of the pirates and swas...

Outside view at Curious About Bristol

Curious About Bristol

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Curious About Bristol gives an exciting perspective into what makes this cosmopolitan city what it is. Enjoy the walks individually or put them toget...

Kids on Treasure Hunt Trail

The Bristol Harbourside Treasure Hunt

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The Bristol Harbourside Treasure Hunt Trail has more than a few mysteries to solve, and you’re the detectives to crack the code! Begin by downloading...

Cabot Tower Codebreaking Walk

Cabot Tower Codebreaking Walk

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Explore Bristol on a fun puzzle-solving adventure with the Tramble App’s Cabot Tower Codebreaking Walk. Climb to the top of the famous Cabot Tower fo...

Passengers on Bristol Ferry Boat Co

Bristol Ferry Boat Co

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Bristol Ferry Boat Co Ever wanted to see Clifton's Suspension Bridge from the water? Ever wondered what wildlife lives around the banks of the river?...

Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

Portishead Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Portishead
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Who doesn’t love a good mystery? This one’s a doozie so get ready to crack codes and solve clues on the Portishead Mystery Treasure Trail. First thin...

Boats at Bath Electric Boats in Bath

Bath Electric Boats

  • Bath
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Unwind on a relaxing boat tour of Bath and enjoy the beautiful Georgian and Victorian architecture along the historic Kennet and Avon Canal. The peac...

Outside view of Bath Abbey on Curious About Bath Spa tour

Curious About Bath Spa

  • Bath
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Curious About Bath is an exciting way of discovering how this elegant Edwardian city became what it is today. Enjoy the walks separately, or join the...

Passengers on City Sightseeing Bath Hop on Hop off Tour bus

City Sightseeing Bath Hop on Hop off

  • Bath
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Bath is home to an essential slice of literature with a vast, ancient history to boot. Over 36 stops explore its many nooks and crannies on a City Si...

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