Falmouth Boat Trips

Take a cruise with us onboard the Princessa to the beautiful, rugged landscape and the scenic waters of the Helford River & Frenchmans Creek, Falmouth.

Viewing: Falmouth Harbour (the third natural deepest waters in the world), Falmouth Docks, Pendennis & St Mawes Castles, St Anthony’s Lighthouse, (from the childrens programme Fraggle Rock), Black Rock, Beaches from the sea, Castle, Gyllyngvase, Swanpool & Maenporth; Rosemullion point, The Manacles, Durgan, Trebah beach (embarkation point for American troops on D Day, Manderley House (famed by the author Daphne Du Maurier, the film and book “Rebecca), Helford Passage, Helford Village, Port Navas, (Duchy Oyster Farm) and finally a view of Daphne Du Maurier’s Frenchman’s Creek and many more places of interest. Plus the Wildlife: Dolphins, Basking Sharks, Seals etc.

Cruises are approximately 2 hours 10 minutes but may take longer owing to the abundance of the wildlife, once we spot dolphins you can be sure to stick around to get a closer look.


The Helford River & Frenchman’s Creek is a round cruise with no landings;

Morning Cruise:    Departure Time 11:00am ——- Arrival Time 13:10pm

Afternoon Cruise: Departure Time 14:00pm —— Arrival Time 16:10pm

PRICES: Adult £15.00, Child (5 to 15 years old) £5.00 Child (under 5) Free and no charge for Dogs.


The River & Creeks is a round cruises with no landings;

Morning Cruise:    Departure Time 12:00pm —– Arrival Time 13:40pm

Afternoon Cruise: Departure Time 14:30pm —– Arrival Time  16:10pm

PRICES: Adult £15.00, Child (5 to 15 years old) £5.00, Child (under 5) Free and no charge for Dogs.

Discount for a family ticket / groups are available, please feel free to ask one of our friendly members of staff…


Depart Times               Return Times

10:30am          ——      11:00am

11:30am          ——      12:00pm    

12:30pm         ——      13:00pm

13:30pm        ——       14:00pm

14:30pm       ——        15:00pm

15:30pm       ——        16:00pm

16:30pm       ——        17:00pm

 17:30pm      ——        18:00pm

PRICES: Adult £7.00, Child (13 to 15 years old) £3.00, Child (12 years old and under) Free and no charge for Dogs.

Please Note: The vessel’s destination of all the departure and arrival times is the Prince of Wales Pier, Falmouth, Cornwall TR11 3DF

Please Note: All times are approximately, so when using any of the  car parks in Falmouth make sure you allow yourself plenty of time when engaging with us on one of cruises.

Please Note: All Cruises are subject to the Weather, Tides and Circumstances Permitting.



Falmouth Pleasure Cruises
2 Marlborough Grove
TR11 2RP
Tel: 01326 212939
Mob: 07977 547084


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Departure Times

Departure times everyday except Wednesday

Depart     -     Return
11.00am - 13.15pm
14.00pm - 16.10pm

Wednesday Departure times

Depart     -     Return
12.00pm - 14.10pm
14.15pm - 16.25pm

All times are approx