River CruisesTorquay
Steamer Quay Road
Devon TQ9 5AL
 
 
River Link is the trading name of Dart Pleasure Craft Limited who run cruises from/to Totnes to Dartmouth along the beautiful Dart Estuary, a distance of approximately 6 miles (9.6 km).
 
Cruises arrive and leave from the old Steamer Quay in Totnes.  Times of departure depend upon the tides so check the timetable on their website.  A trip takes approximately 75 minutes each way.
 
Agatha Christie's Home at Greenway - NT Historic House
River Link also incorporates the cruises in to fantastic all day excursions with steam train trips and open top bus tours.  They also run ferries taking up to 150 passengers - ideal for visiting the National Trust property Greenway (author Agatha Christie’s family home).
 
Visitors taking a trip along the Dart River Estuary will see plentiful wildlife, beautiful scenery, traditional cottages at Duncannon; Sharpham Vineyard; waterside villages including Stoke Gabriel, Dittisham, and Galmpton; where the British Naval Fleet once assembled prior to landing at Dunkirk in World War II.
 
The river passes Sandridge House designed by John Nash and the Greenway Estate before widening out on its approach to Dartmouth.  Here the tourist gets a fantastic view of the grand Britannia Royal Naval College on the hillside.
 
Refreshments are available - however, passengers are said to be welcome to bring their own picnic to consume on board.
 
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Contact & Further Information
Telephone  +44 (0)1803 553 760
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Website  DSR & River Boat Company    External Link
 
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