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  Jesus Lock

Planned Public Departures on most

Thursday,  Friday,  Saturday  &  Sunday's

May and June 2017 (7 days over May half-term)

(then 7 days a week for July and August - back to 4 days a week for the Autumn)

Jesus Lock 45 min round trip    11am    2pm    3pm     4pm 

Jesus Lock to The Plough 45 min one-way   12noon    5pm

The Plough to Jesus Lock 45 min one-way   9.30am    1pm   

The Plough 45 min round-trip    5.45pm

Please check here for updates on a daily basis

More details of route itinerary below

 * ALL TRIPS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE DUE TO RIVER CONDITIONS ALLOWING FOR SAFE CRUISING AND PRIVATE BOOKINGS

We plan to run public trips 7 days a week over July and August

 Planned trips for 2017

45 minute round-trip cruises -Jesus Lock

From Jesus Green Lock – Route goes downstream past the historic college boathouses, Midsummer Common and Riverside. Check above for daily updates of exact times and days. Subject to availability, pre-booking available. 

45 minute round-trip cruises - The Plough

From The Plough Fen Ditton – Route goes downstream along the rowing race 'bumps' part of the river. Check above for daily updates of exact times and days. Subject to availability, pre-booking available. 

90 minute round-trip cruises

From Jesus Green Lock or The Plough Fen Ditton – Route goes downstream past the historic college boathouses, Midsummer Common and Riverside, then out past Chesterton and Ditton Meadows. Bolt together any of the one-way trips either into the city for shopping or out to The Plough for a drink/meal.

Check above for daily updates of exact times and days. Subject to availability, pre-booking recommended. 


  Cambridge City Shopping/Sight-Seeing Park & Cruise

 9.30am (usually weekends and some weekdays)

From The Plough Fen Ditton to Cambridge City Centre – Route covers Ditton Meadows, Stourbridge Common, Chesterton, Riverside, past the historic college boathouses, Midsummer Common to Jesus Lock. Check above for daily updates of exact times and days. Subject to availability, pre-booking essential, limited places. 

Cambridge City to The Plough Fen Ditton,

Cruise and Dine

 12noon (7 days a week over Easter)

From close to Cambridge City Centre at Jesus Lock – Route covers Ditton Meadows, Stourbridge Common, Chesterton, Riverside, past the historic college boathouses, Midsummer Common and Jesus Green. Check above for daily updates of exact times and days. Subject to availability, pre-booking essential to avoid disappointment, limited places.  To book a table at the village pub call direct 01223 293264.  This a one-way trip, with the option of a stroll along the river back into the city or a taxi is around £10

Some early evening trips from The Plough, Fen Ditton, subject to weather conditions   

Other public cruises 2017

Extended City and Shire Cruise

See main webpage for dates

Cambridge to Ely or Ely to Cambridge. Approx 4.5 hour trip one way, advance booking required.

Departs Cambridge 9am from The Plough, Fen Ditton (other start points available), arriving Ely approx 2pm.

Ely to Cambridge Departs 2pm to arrive Cambridge at The Plough Fen Ditton 7pm approx.

Beautiful scenic route  

Price includes Tea/Coffee and Cream Tea (Fresh Cream Scone). 

Also available as a Bespoke Private tour for Groups.

Sunday 28th  - due to rowing race events revised timetable 

Jesus Lock 45 min round trip    11am   12noon  1pm   2pm    3pm    4pm 

The Plough to Jesus Lock 45 min one-way   9.30am    

Jesus Lock to The Plough 45 min one-way     5pm

   This week's  

   Public trip updates   

Thursday to Saturday as per planned times to the left

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Also available for private tours

7 days a week

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All public cruises can be customised for Bespoke Private tour for Groups or Families. Use this link.  Groups

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The Plough, Fen Ditton
Tel: 01223 293264

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Fort St George
Tel: 01223 354327


 

Swan and Duck wild bird feed available to purchase onboard.

Restricted toilet facilities available onboard Rosie and Ariana

Rosie is open sided, so please wrap up as weather dictates.

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