Boat Trips & Sightseeing Cruises

Explore Poole harbour, the World Heritage Jurassic Coastline and beyond with boat trips from Sandbanks & Poole.

Take a relaxing cruise around the Islands of Poole Bay – Europe’s largest natural harbour as you listen to expert live commentary explaining the fascinating history of the area.

Harbour & Sandbanks Tours - Poole

Enjoy a relaxing cruise with Harbour & Sandbanks Tours

Admire the beautiful golden sands of Sandbanks peninsula and the luxury homes of the “Golden Mile”. Watch as 185 million years of history unfold before your eyes as you skirt the Jurassic Coastline – scenery that helped inspire Tolkien’s iconic ‘Lord of the Rings’ and Jonathan Swift’s ‘Gulliver’s Travels’.

Brownsea Island Castle - Built by Henry VIII

Brownsea Island Castle – Built by Henry VIII

You’ll pass by some other historic landmarks including Brownsea Island, home to the rare red squirrel and the castle built by Henry VIII to guard against French invasions. You’ll also get to see Old Harry Rocks, legend has it named after the infamous Harry Payne.

Old Harry's Rock and Purbeck Hills

Old Harry’s Rock and Purbeck Hills