Private Trip Charters of one, 1.5, two hours             or longer can be booked anytime, all year round.....                                

Today's public trips:  Tuesday 26th July

(a similar set of cruises is planned every day for the rest of July and August - updated here daily)

Round trips from Jesus Lock    45 mins

11am   2pm   3pm   4pm   and   5pm  

Route - Round trips to Baits Bite Lock or Chesterton 

Summer Specials today 

Fen Ditton Ferry Trips  45 mins one-way,

or 1.5 hours round trip with a 10 minute stopover at the pub

(pre-book to avoid disappointment, spaces limited)*  

From Jesus Lock to The Plough    12 noon  and  5.40pm  

From The Plough, to Jesus Lock    9.30am   and   1pm  

If staying at The Plough to enjoy lunch/supper, please book direct with the pub to ensure that they have a table available for the date/time you are travelling. Pub telephone 01223 293264

The Fen Ditton Cruise and Dine round trip as a private group booking at other times, contact us for details. *

One-way to/from The Plough  £12 Adult,  £8 Child,  £30 Family,  Babies free

up to 30% off public round trip  =  £18 Adult, £12 child,  £40 Family

Round Trips from The Plough, 

 6.30pm    Thursdays to Sundays*  

Route - Departs The Plough, to Baits Bite Lock or Chesterton

Shopping/Sight-Seeing from The Plough Fen Ditton to Cambridge City Centre and return

(pre-booking strongly recommended to avoid disappointment)

9.30am or 1pm  From The Plough to Jesus Lock, city centre

12 noon or  5.40pm   From Jesus Lock to The Plough 

* As ever, route and trips subject to river/weather conditions & private bookings

              Todays  News             


Cambridge-Ely   or    Ely-Cambridge

One-way extended cruise 5 hours £42.95

30% discount for 2016 for pre-purchased tickets

Now £30 if paid before the end of July

Very few seats left, so don't miss out!

Dates currently on offer 

Friday 5th August or Sunday 14th August

Cambridge to Ely morning route only - return PM leg fully booked

Departs The Plough, Fen Ditton 9am

Arrive Ely Waterfront just before 2pm

More dates may be added once these trips are full

Back popular demand Camboats are repeating the half day boat handling taster sessions

 4 hours Group Price £110 for up to 3 delegates.

The session is ideal starter trip for anyone wanting to cruise/holiday on a narrowboat, or thinking of buying one and wants to get a feel of boat handling.

The taster session assumes no prior knowledge and is ideal for the first timer, so if you fancy a week or two on a boating holiday but want to check if you can handle a boat to make the experience safer and more enjoyable.  You will learn basic boat handling skills, rope and knot work, navigational safety and how to work locks.  Price includes hot drinks. 

Enjoy cruising the River Cam

For future information on cruise trips specials and availability

check our on-line calendar

Have a look at our range of cruises, everything from Family Groups & Birthdays to Pirate Days and Corporate Fundays

* All cruises and routes subject to river and weather safety, official race events & private bookings

River Conditions

Tuesday 26th July

 Green  Status  

Another gorgeous day to enjoy a cruise on the river sometime this week.  

Swans, ducks and moorhens are active - ducklings, cygnets and chicks on the river now. Check out our facebook blog for some video clips and pictures.

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If you would like any further information please contact us, either via telephone, email or visit us at our departure moorings at Jesus Lock or The Plough Pub in Fen Ditton

5* Food Safety

Having completed an Environmental Health inspection, Camboats are pleased to announce that our catering options have gained the top score, 5 out of 5.

Come and join us for one of our popular Boater's Cream Tea or Fish & Chip Cruises


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