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Visit St Mawes on Enterprise Boats

Take a breath taking trip down the Fal River and explore the beautiful village of St Mawes.



Plan your day...

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

Total day out: 4-6hours

Top Tips

For a perfect day...

  • Take a camera.
  • Grab a guidebook from the ferry.
  • Check the ferries beforehand for departure points.

Find the Ferries

Visit St Mawes on Enterprise Boats

Take a beautiful cruise down the Fal River to the historic fishing village St Mawes.


Enjoy breath taking views as you cruise down the river and on to the Carrick Roads.

When in St Mawes, explore the village and grab a bite to eat at some of Cornwalls best places to eat.

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. Explore St Mawes

Go for a wonder around the village...


St Mawes has a lot to offer, explore the quirky street, the retro petrol pumps and the beautiful views.

After lounging on the beach for a while and you fancy a stroll, St Mawes has some great beauty spots worth a visit. The castle built between 1539 and 1545, the quay where local fisherman still land and sell their catch and the seaside cafes and bars.

St Mawes

3. Grab a spot of lunch

Tuck into foodie heaven for the whole family in St Mawes...


Cornish cuisine right at your fingertips...

Enjoy some of the fine culinary delights on offer in St Mawes, or for something a bit different, take a picnic and enjoy it in the grounds of the castle. Alternatively take a walk down into St Mawes and explore the fine beaches on offer, see the sailing boats, watch the kayakers and feel the sand between your toes.

Cafe Roseland | Hotel Tresanton | St Mawes Hotel Watch House

4. Return to Truro

Head for home...


Stroll back to the ferry at St Mawes Quay and hop aboard.

Simply head back down to town quay in St Mawes and enjoy the trip back up the Carrick roads to the upper reaches at Truro.

Enterprise Boats | Timetable

Check the Ferries...

Grab a Guide Book...

Pick up a Mussel Card...

Did you enjoy your day?