Enjoy the Country in the City on our tours with a difference!


Birmingham canal public trips. Enjoy a different 70-minute canal trip out into the country from Birmingham city centre. A fully heated public restaurant boat with onboard catering, licensed bar and toilets.

We also offer special Charter Cruises including Buffet and meal options - click for more details.

In the City In the Greenery

Country in the City Canal Tour

Take a 70-minute Boat Trip around Birmingham's Central Canals and travel out into the Greenery of England's Second City.

With Commentary, Catering and a Licenced Bar on board.

Public trips operate:

Cream Tea Cruises 2019

70 minute cruise with scone, jam & cream and tea/coffee at £16 per head.


Tuesday 16 April – 1:45pm and 3:30pm

Thursday 18 April – 1:45pm and 3:30pm

Tuesday 23 April – 1:45pm and 3:30pm

Thursday 25 April – 1:45pm and 3:30pm


Wednesday 15 May 1:45pm and 3:30pm

Saturday 18 May – 1:45pm and 3:30pm

Saturday 25 May – 1:45pm and 3:30pm

Tuesday 28 May – 1:45pm and 3:30pm

Wednesday 29 May – 1:45pm and 3:30pm

Thursday 30 May – 1:45pm and 3:30pm

Friday 31 May – 1:45pm and 3:30pm



Please call to book or for other dates – 0121 647 7151

Coffee & Cake, Soup & Roll and Cream Tea Cruises starting in March 2018. Dates coming soon. Be the first to hear by registering your details here .

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

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