Public Trips

Public Trips

On this page we've put together all the information for the general public wishing to go on the Horse Drawn Barge at Tiverton Canal.

If you are interested in a group booking, please see information here, or if you are booking for a tour operator, see the information here.

For more general information about the Horse Drawn Barge, see here...

Your Reservations and the Ticket Office...

Your Tickets can be purchased on the day of your trip, BUT should you wish to avoid disappointment... we recommend you call us to Reserve Your Tickets, up to 7 days in advance of your trip... it's Free and we Don't take payment over the phone when you reserve. You simply pay before boarding.

To make a reservation for your Horse-Drawn Barge trip please contact Jacquie in the Ticket Office: on 01884 253345.  

Booking Information

We regret that ticket reservations cannot be accepted by email.

Please allow a minimum of 45 minutes to purchase and pick up your tickets.

Please be advised on the Barge;

  • Due to safety and limited space, luggage and pushchairs cannot be taken aboard
  • Wheelchairs by prior arrangement only
  • It is prohibited to bring your own drinks aboard the barge, (Licensed Bar with a range of Soft and alcoholic drinks available at standard pub prices) (cash & cards accepted)
  • No dogs, except assistance dogs, please advise when making your reservation
  • The skipper may wish to check hand luggage (to ensure safety onboard the barge)

See Our current Public Timetable for more details.

We Highly Recommend...

Enhancing your visit with us by take advantage of the Canal Visitor Centre and relax while in our very unique and "floating" Ducks Ditty Bar or perhaps take some time to look around our fascinating Gift Shop before or following your trip.