River Trips

River Trips

Take a River Trip on the Norfolk Broads, explore one of  Britain’s largest protected wetlands recently named The Broads National Park. Take time to either hire a day boat or a luxurious motor boat or take a seat on one of the many Broads passenger vessel offering cruises. a great way to enjoy the water and be guided through this unique landscape.

There are several passenger boat companies that run scheduled hourly services from numerous locations across the Broads (including Wroxham, Horning and Acle) during the summer season. Reasonable priced for a family day out, with refreshments provided onboard. There are regular guided wildlife tours also available on smaller crafts, check locally for details. Some operators can offer easier access boating providing river trips for disabled users.

The Norfolk Broads are flooded prehistoric peat bogs which make the Broads (shallow lakes) linked by the main Rivers Bure, Yare and Waveney. The rivers flanked by reed beds and dykes that lead off to marshland, lead to the calm open waters of one of the Broads. Be breath-taken by the beautiful Norfolk blue skies that frame this amazing countryside, get to see the local wildlife that is unique to this natural environment from the water’s edge whilst onboard a cruise river trip on The Norfolk Broads.

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Broads Tours
Offering a fleet of double decker passenger trip boats, leaving Wroxham and enjoying an entertaining live commentary from the Skipper whilst enjoying the views
Broadland Charters
Broadland Charters
Step aboard 'Norfolk Time' our luxury skippered cruiser and discover the delights of the Norfolk Broads in style.
Museum of The Broads
Museum of Broadland life set at Stalham Staithe. Enjoy a trip on our historic steam boat "Falcon" or our new electric boat 'Marsh Harrier'
Wildlife Boat Trips
Book a one hour trip or private hire and be thrilled and amazed at the beauty of nature in this quiet corner of the Norfolk Broads in the comfort of MV Lady Ann
Fairhaven Garden
Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden - A secret hideaway set in the heart of the Norfolk Broads explore the ancient woodland, water gardens and private broad.
The Nancy Oldfield Trust
Nancy Oldfield Trust
Enjoy accessible sailing, canoeing, fishing, bird watching and motor boat cruises on the Norfolk Broads
Big Dog Ferry River Trips
Big Dog Ferry
Take a relaxing boat trip on the Big Dog Ferry along the River Waveney, enjoy seeing otters, kingfishers and marsh harriers along the river. Check timetable and book now
Southern Comfort
Based at Horning, The Southern Comfort is a double-deck paddle boat purpose built for the Broads with a capacity of 100 passengers for public trips.