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Explore the Fal River on an
Orca Sea Safari

Wildlife watching, stunning sea views and adrenaline filled boat trip.



Plan your day...

  1. Book ahead - 5 mins
  2. Park and Float - half an hour
  3. Walk to Orca Sea Safaris - 10 mins
  4. Orca trip - 1-2 hours
  5. Lunch - 1 hour
  6. Walk back to ferry - 10 mins
  7. Ferry back - half an hour

Total day out: 4-5 hours

Top Tips

For a perfect day...

  • You get free entry into the National Maritime Museum as part of your ticket.
  • Take a camera to get some pictures, but take something waterproof to put it in.
  • Wear an extra layer for the sea safari, it can get cold.

Park & Float

Orca Sea Safaris

Fish & Chips

Explore Falmouth Bay

Orca Sea Safaris offer something for the whole family.


Learn about the local coastal wildlife on the best custom built rib in the UK for wildlife wathcing, Seaquest.

The skipper will take you on a journey around the local area to find anything from basking seals on black rock to dolphins frollicking with the ferries.

Trips are worth prebooking as seats fill up fast, follow our guide below for a great day out...

1. Book your Orca trip online

Be savvy and save, book your trip online first and save money.


If you book online before your trip, you can save 5% off your ticket and guarantee your place.

Use the Orca Sea Safaris website and pick your trip that is perfect for the whole family.

Pick a trip | Learn about wildlife | Booking

2. Park and Float to Falmouth

Wash away the stress of parking with Falmouth Park & Float...

The car park has well over 500 car parking spaces, so parking is never a problem.

Located on the outskirts of Falmouth, you can avoid the congestion of the town centre. Pick up your Fal Mussel Card Visitor here and start your journey.

Use a Fal Mussel Card | Timetable | Meet the fleet

3. Take to the water...

The Orca trip will take you on a stunning ride around Falmouth bay taking in all sorts of wildlife.


The trip will start from discovery quay in Falmouth on Events Sqaure. As you leave Falmouth harbour you will pick up speed and get to the wildlife fast!

The crew will talk to you about the wildife and share their expert knowledge of the local waters.

Boat & Crew | Local Area | Sightings

4. Grab a bite to eat...

After all that adventure on the water, grab a bite to eat!


Once you have finished your sea safari, you land to a wealth of fine cuisine.

On Events Square, you have the renowned Stein's Fish and Chips/Deli, or just a short walk to town and you will find the award winning harbour lights fish and chips.

Habour Lights | Stein's Fish & Chips

5. Head for Home

Head for home...


Stroll back to the ferry and head back home.

Simply head back down to Customs House Quay and get the next park and float ferry back to Ponsharden.

 Park & Float Timetable | Queries

Pick up a Mussel Card...

Grab a Guide Book...

Orca Sea Safaris

Did you enjoy your day?