£79.00 per person
A relaxed evening out – Join us on the Tiverton Canal Company’s horse-drawn barge. Listen to the clippety-clop of the horse on the Grand Western Canal and enjoy the Devon countryside slowly moving by, accompanied with Fish and Chips. What an evening!
Leaving from the Blackmore Vale at about 4:30pm we take you directly to Tiverton, Devon.
We will arrive at 7pm at
Being one of the last remaining Horse-Drawn Barges in Great Britain, a trip on the “Tivertonian” offers a truly unique and memorable living heritage experience of a time before steam . . Expect a magical time on your trip getting to know the staff, heavy horses, barge and wildlife.
You will be taken along the beautiful Grand Western Canal Country Park and Local Nature Reserve, with it’s wildlife, the distant clip clop of the horses hooves and the gentle ripple of the water, It’s an experience that will take you back to times gone by of yesterday year, before even steam was invented. . . There will be guides on the barge to enhance your trip with interesting tales from the days of horse-drawn barges and some interesting facts about the old Grand Western Canal. You will also enjoy a fish and chip supper as part of the trip on the barge.
Depart Stalbridge: 16:30
Return Stalbridge: late
All itineraries are approximate and subject to change