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King Street | Rear of the Fordwich Arms, Fordwich, Canterbury CT2 0DB, England
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Reviewed September 15, 2018

What a delightful way to see the wildlife and behind the scenic stour, a fantastic welcome from Nigel and Julie totally professional briefing on safety and to cap it all the children got to steer the boat.

Thank Whamond
Reviewed September 10, 2018

This was a fantastic experience. The two Nigels are really friendly and informative. My two girls were both aloud to steer the boat on the way back to Fordwich which made the day complete for them. I will recommend the trip to everybody and we...More

Thank Stuart P
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

A wonderful river trip with beautiful views, clear water with great knowledge of area & wildlife both in the water and on land, with a chance to see beautiful Kingfishers catching fish, they have blankets for you to keep warm and able to eat your...More

Thank Denzolie
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our afternoon. Nigel and Julie were really hospitable, informative and enthusiastic. They really enjoy sharing this beautiful river. Thankyou please continue providing this lovely experience.

Thank Priscilla P
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

The six of us had a most pleasant cruising experience on the River Stour on Saturday afternoon with the two Nigels. The river journey is beautiful and so peaceful. Nigel and Nig were full of information and anecdotes and ensured we all had a good...More

Thank Janet M
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We had a very relaxing and informative trip. The crew, Nigel & Julie, were very welcoming and their passion for the river and surrounding area was very evident. We took the 90min trip which cost £14 each adult. Parking is limited in Fordwich but follow...More

Thank ireddi2018
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

Lovely and relaxing! Very informative, even my 7 year old thoroughly enjoyed it and we even got to see a kingfisher which was amazing. Highly recommend.

Thank Marianne L
Reviewed June 17, 2018

I took good friends on this tour. We were impressed by the knowledge of the two Nigel’s and the way they genuinely care for the river and it’s tremendous flora and fauna. It was a pleasure to share the enthusiasm. We very much hope that...More

Thank lillibet72018
Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

A relaxing way of seeing part of the River stour, had a great time with my Father 81years and my son 2years 10 months.Even though we are all local was Great fun and very professionally run and good Value.

Thank Steve M
Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

A lovely relaxing trip. Great views, charming crew and great fun for folk of all ages. Highly recommended.

Thank Sutonious C
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Christine J
July 17, 2018|
Response from Sutonious C | Reviewed this property |
Up river and back to where you start.