Enjoy a cruise to the three famous Forth bridges and the historic Blackness Castle on this boat tour on the Firth of Forth.
Blackness Castle & Forth Bridges Cruise
At the scheduled time, we'll depart from Hawes Pier in South Queensferry, setting sail on the Firth of Forth.
Throughout the hour and a half cruise, we'll sail under the three Forth bridges, including the emblematic Forth Bridge, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Thanks to the recorded commentary on board the boat, we'll learn all about the fascinating details which make this impressive railway bridge so special.
We'll also see the Queensferry Crossing and the Forth Road Bridge, which links South Queensferry and North Queensferry. The boat tour will then bring us to Blackness Castle, one of the most beautiful fortresses in Scotland.
From the boat, we'll get to admire magnificent views of the castle, which has been used as a filming location for many movies and television serious, including Hamlet, Doomsday and Outlander. An unmissable attraction!
The boat trip will end back at the original departure pier.
Seniors over 60 years old or studentsUS$ 23.50
Children between 5 and 15 years oldUS$ 21.30
Children under 5not permitted
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You'll need to present your certificate of complete vaccination and a negative PCR test. This information is for guidance only and may change depending on local regulations. Always check the restrictions before travelling.
Alcohol gel will be available before, during, and after the service.
All those running the service (guide, driver etc...) will wear a mask throughout its duration.
The transport used will be disinfected before and after each service and deep-cleaned every 24 hours.
Showing your voucher on your phone will be enough, and it is not necessary to print anything.
1 hour 30 minutes.
The activity takes place with recorded commentary in English.
90 minute boat trip.
Recorded commentary in English on board the boat.
When to book?
You can book up until the previous day (11:59 pm) if there are still places available. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Type of voucher
Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.
Not wheelchair accessible.
All services published on Civitatis are carried out in accordance with our Sustainability Code.
No printing of documentation required.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
If you have any other questions please contact us.