Enjoy a peaceful cruise along the waterways of Wicken Fen on the 'Mayfly'.
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Enjoy a 50 minute trip along the Wicken Lode with one of our friendly and knowledgeable boat drivers.
Boat trips run up to four times daily, 16 March to 27 October.
Trips cost: Adults £6.50, Child £3.75, Family £18.85 (2 adults & 2 children). Please note that normal admission fees to Wicken Fen also apply for boat trips passengers / NT members free)
The 'Mayfly' can take 12 passengers - children must be accompanied by an adult. Sorry dogs are not permitted onboard.
You can also take advantage of our Fen Explorer Ticket, which includes admission, boat trip and two hours bike hire. Rates are:
NT Members - Adults £13.05, Child £8.35, Family £36.55
Non Members - Adults £20.75, Child £12.20, Family £55.80
Advanced bookings (recommended during peak periods) are available on 01353 720274.
We also offer a special Group Boat Trip rate (maximum 12 people) of £75 for the boat trip. (Please note that the group rate admission also applies of £6.85 per adult, National Trust members free). The boat trip can be followed by a self-guided walk around the reserve, and/or lunch in the cafe. For further information or to book please contact Steve Courten by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 01353 720274.