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Victory Gate, HM Naval Base, Portsmouth PO1 3LJ, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Before leaving on our Hawaiian holiday many friends recommended the Pearl Harbour tour as a ‘must do’!! My husband, 2 adult daughters, their partners & 2 year old granddaughter holidayed together, so that determined the length of our tours. The ‘girls’ attended a 1/2 day...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Leanne J
Reviewed November 7, 2018

£8 for a trip around the focal points of the harbour and naval dockyard. An excellent and informative commentary. On board drinks with friendly efficient crew. Close up views of HMS Warrior and warships moored alongside the Dockyard.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Richard J
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

We took two trips - one around the historic dockyard the other to see the USS Harry Truman, a HUGE American aircraft carrier anchored in the Solent for a few days. Both trips had very informative commentary and lovely crew. The boatyard trip was busy...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ruthvl1971
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Very relaxing and enjoyable, there weren't that many ships in, but on a sunny day it was a good way just to chill and look. The upper open deck was crowded because of the glorious weather, so get a seat on the outside if you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Great way to see the docks from the water perspective. Bit hit and miss regarding the ships that are berthed but the crew commentary is interesting and it’s a pleasant trip

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Madtwo
Reviewed October 2, 2018

This is a short trip by boat round the harbour. I have done it several times and seen different things as different ships are coming and going all the time. You get a great view of them as they are close up, and a lovely...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Nicola-Anne R
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

The trip is better when there are more ships in port. You need to be able to get to the railings otherwise your view is restricted. Too many people standing and firgetting, or nit bithering about those behind them. It gets interesting when MOD Police...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PietreS
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Well worth a trip on the dockyard boat trip - takes you into heart of dockyard so you can see the warships currently in port - good commentary from skipper giving the usual general knowledge of everything you need to know along the way -...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jonnyf1968
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Although it was a bit dull the day I went the tour commentary made up for it. I sat inside as it was a bit chilly to sit outside which on a good day is the best place to sit. I sat on the left...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank nigel_dorking
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

Didn’t plan to do this tour but had a couple of hours free whilst waiting for my friends. Went on the boat and had a very surprisingly interesting, informative and historical harbour boat tour. Was amazed to see up closed the Queen Elizabeth largest aircraft...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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July 19, 2015|
Response from johnboy59 | Reviewed this property |
Yes inside but not on the upper decks