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While on holiday in Bath there are a number of great attractions that tourists and locals alike just love. One of the most popular attractions is taking a river cruise along the River Avon and the Kennet & Avon Canal. A river cruise is a fantastic way to see the beautiful city of Bath and give you a fantastic view of some Baths best sites including the Pulteney Bridge.

There are a number of boating companies in Bath that allow you to either hire small rowing boats yourself or to take a cruise on one of the large riverboats.

If you choose to take one of the river cruises make sure you bring your camera as there will be a number of great photo opportunities you will not want to miss. The cruise will not only take you through the city but may also carry on out of Bath to picturesque nearby villages passing beautiful countryside along the way. When reaching Bathampton you can either; sit back and enjoy the trip back to Bath or if you wish you can disembark, explore the village and pop in to one of the wonderful riverside pubs and restaurants for a bite to eat and a drink.

If you are looking to spoil your loved one or a group of friends you can even charter a skippered boat which can take you on an even longer journey to Bradford-Upon-Avon. If you are looking for something a bit smaller then you can hire a row boat, punt or canoe to take to the water in. if you choose to go punting you even get a free lesson meaning you will be able to do your gondola impression before you know it.


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