Enjoy the Country in the City on our fantastic heated canal trip boat!


Birmingham canal public trip boat. Enjoy a one hour canal trip out into the country from Birmingham city centre. A fully heated public canal trip boat with a catering facility including a bar and toilets.

We also offer special Charter Cruises including Buffet and Disco if required - click for more details.

Our day trip canal boat at the departure point. In the country turning to come back to the city.

Country in the City Canal Tour

Take a 1 hour Boat Trip around Birmingham’s Central Canals and travel out into the Greenery of England’s Second City.

With Commentary and a Licenced Bar & Snacks on board.

Public trips operate:

January to Spring Bank Holiday 2016 – SATURDAYS
SUNDAYS and BANK HOLIDAYS. Other times by arrangement.

30 May (Spring Bank Holiday) to 4th September – DAILY

4th September to Spring Bank Holiday 2017 – SATURDAYS
SUNDAYS and BANK HOLIDAYS. Other times by arrangement.

Birmingham School Holidays - DAILY.

Canal Trips depart from The Waters Edge, Brindleyplace, B1 2JB opposite the ICC.

Public Trip Departure Times:
10:30am 12noon 1:30pm 3pm 4:30pm

Ticket Prices
Adults £8.00 Seniors £6.00,
Children (3 - 14) £4.00 Children (Under 3) Free,
Family Ticket (2 adults+2 children) £20.00

Forthcoming Special Events

Additional special events will be posted on our web site, keep looking, there be something that is of interest.

Staff at the bar in between serving drinks and snacks on a trip.

A little passenger.

Passing through Gas Street heading out into the country.

An idea of the space we have on the boat.

The best feature... the large window at the front.

A warm smile greets you at the bar in the other direction, with modern toilets behind.

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