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Kingfisher Cruises , Symonds Yat East, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire.
Tel: 01432 267862 Mobile: 07831 297672 Email:

What better way to discover the beauty of the River Wye than taking a Kingfisher Cruise? Kingfisher Cruises operates from The Saracen's Head in picturesque Symonds Yat East and until recently was owned by Gerald and Ros Gardiner, whose family had been operating successful river cruises for many generations. The business is now in the capable hands of Ian Price who, with the assistance of his daughter Jessica willl offer the same level of service and value for money river trip as their predecessors. Kingfisher Cruises are a great way of finding out some of the local history as you make your way through the gorge that separates Symonds Yat East and Symonds Yat West, as well as taking in some of the spectacular scenery and other items of interest that the Captain will point out to you during your cruise. The cruises generally are in operation from March until October.

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Kingfisher Cruises ,'Wye Pride'.

Ros of Kingfisher Cruises.

The scenic River Wye at Symonds Yat.

Kingfisher Cruises operates with two boats. The Kingfisher can accommodate up to 32 passengers and the Wye Pride can seat up to fifty persons. Both boats are approved by the Department of Transport and are ideal for using as a school educational trip, an office outing or an unusual family day out. Each river cruise takes 45 minutes and both boats serve tea and coffee, soft drinks and snacks. The Kingfisher also has an on board toilet facility.

People with disabilities are very welcome to take a Kingfisher cruise and every assistance will be given to help board the boat and be seated, regrettably however, there is no access for wheelchairs.

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The River Wye at Symonds Yat.

The Wye Rope Ferry.

Kingfisher Cruises and The Old Court Hotel are offering a combined package for groups arriving by coach, incorporating great food and warm hospitality into your day out at Symonds Yat. For further details of these, please contact Ian or Jessica at the address given below.

Kingfisher Cruises are not solely for group use, however. There are regular voyages operating throughout the day from 11 am until 5 pm and there are several car parks in the immediate area. To make your day really different, why not take the old rope ferry across from Symonds Yat West to the East side before you embark on your cruise?

There are many pubs and restaurants on both sides of the gorge which serve great lunches or delicious cream teas to sustain you through your day, so why not book a Kingfisher Cruise soon? Ros and Gerald will be delighted to meet you.

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Crossing the river by rope ferry at Symonds Yat.

For further information on Kingfisher Cruises or for details of costs, please contact Ian or Jessica Price by email or by telephone on 01432 267862 or 07831 297672.

Kingfisher Cruises , Symonds Yat East, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire.
Tel: 01432 267862 Mobile: 07831 297672 Email:

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