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Take an Enterprise Boat from Truro and explore Cornwall's maritime hub.



Plan your day...

  1. Enterprise Boat to Falmouth - 1-2 hours
  2. Explore Falmouth - 2 hours
  3. Lunch - 1 hour
  4. Return Ferry - 1-2 hours

Total Day out: 5-7 hours

Top Tips

For a perfect day...

  • Take a camera for the ferry trip.
  • Grab a guide book from the Visitor Information Centre in Falmouth.
  • Wear good shoes.
  • Plan where you want to see before you go, Falmouth is quite big!

Find the Ferries

Falmouth VIC

Explore Falmouth

Explore the bustling maritime hub of Cornwall.


Steeped in history, Falmouth is a great place for learning about Cornwall's maritime past.

Walk around the thriving town centre, explore the beautiful beaches, take in the glorious gardens or visit the magical museums.

1. Take an Enterprise Boat

Hop aboard one of the beautiful Enterprise boats start your cruise down the Fal River...


Along the way you will see the river in all its glory with beautiful woodlands & glorious gardens.

As your trip heads down the river, you'll see the laid up ships at Tolverne, the King Harry Ferry and join the vast Carrick Roads. 

Enterprise Boats
 | Timetables | Fal Mussel Card

2. Enjoy Falmouth

Falmouth is a bustling marine port rich with culture and heritge.


This is evident from the beautiful arcitecture, artisan businesses and the relaxed feel of the town.

As you explore Falmouth you will come across some historical gems, Jacob's ladder steps, the longest in Falmouth and the iconic Falmouth docks.

3. Grab a spot of lunch

Falmouth has a diverse range of places to eat, here's some of our favourites.


From fabulous fish and chips to delightful delis, there is something for everyone.

Picnic Cornwall is a great way to enjoy your lunch within Falmouth and taste the rich locally sourced produce, or if you prefer something slightly more formal, Hunkdory can certainly deliver something special.

Hunkydory | Picnic Cornwall | Fish & Chips

4. Return to Truro

Head for home...


Stroll back to the ferry at Prince of Wales Pier and hop aboard.

Simply head back down to the Prince of Wales Pier and enjoy the trip back up the Carrick roads to the upper reaches at Truro.

Enterprise Boats | Timetable

Grab a Guide Book...

Pick up a Mussel Card...

Check the Ferries...

Did you enjoy your day?