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    Drake's Island Ferry
    Sail with us to join a guided tour of Drake's Island
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    Drake's Island Ferry
    Sail with us to join a guided tour of Drake's Island
    Enquire Now

Drake’s Island Ferry

Sail with us onboard the Drake’s Island Ferry to join a guided tour of the Island. From first records of a chapel on the Island in 1135, to its role as a strategic defensive point during the reign of Charles II to World War 2 – uncover the mystery, history, wildlife and panoramic views as you step foot on the jewel of Plymouth Sound.

How to Book

Click to find out more, book your tour and for a ferry booking link.

Private hire and themed events available via the Drake’s Island website.

Please note, the Drake’s Island Ferry is only bookable with a valid guided tour ticket. All tickets will be checked before boarding.

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What our customers say...

“Thank you to the Cremyll Ferry for all your support of Fourlanesend Community School. We use your service with the children at various points in the year. This helps us deliver our unique curriculum and we always appreciate the help you give us. Thank you for being part of our success!”

Rebecca Norton, Head Teacher Fourlanesend C.P. School

“I thoroughly recommend Plymouth Boat Trips. They welcome everyone and I’m sure that anyone who uses them will have a wonderful time.”

Theresa Burt, Ask4All

“For the past 8 years, we have used Plymouth Boat Trips to host our event watching the British Fireworks Championship in August.  Our event has been hugely popular each year, which is no doubt thanks to Plymouth Boat Trips’ excellent hospitality.   

We cannot recommend Plymouth Boat Trips enough! Thank you again for your faultless service year after year!”

Hannah Jackson, Hulley & Kirkwood Consulting Engineers Ltd

“I thoroughly recommend Plymouth Boat Trips! As a support group for people with disabilities and their families we have been organising activities for over 16 years. One of our favourite events is with Plymouth Boat Trips, cruising the Tamar whilst enjoying a disco!  They welcome everyone and I’m sure that anyone who uses them will have a wonderful time.”

Theresa Burt, Ask4All

“We use Plymouth Boat Trips every year for a celebration at the end of the academic year. We are always very well looked after by the crew. It makes for a great celebration at a very competitive price.”

Diane Henderson, Assistant Vice Principal, Marine Academy Plymouth

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