11th February 2023 to 29th October 2023: Daily 10:00am to 5:00pm (every 30 mins)
30th October 2023 to 17th December 2023: Saturday and Sunday 10:00am to 3:00pm (every 60 mins)
Sailings will not take place between 18th till 31st of December.
During out of peak season, trip will run subject to river conditions.
Departure Location: Windsor Promenade Barry Avenue, Windsor, Berkshire. Nearest postcode: SL41 1QX
You must bring your e-ticket and scan it with the team at the ticket office.
Bring and scanned your e-ticket at French Brothers Windsor Ticket Office before boarding the cruise:
French Brothers Windsor Ticket Office, Windsor Promenade Barry Avenue, Windsor, Berkshire. SL4 1QX
You do not need to pre-book a timeslot, you will be granted entry on the next available time slot.
Whilst Windsor has good access with disabled parking nearby, there is no dropping off beside the embarkation point.
Whether you’re enjoying a day trip at Windsor Castle or simply exploring the gorgeous town, this experience is a must. You’ll get to enjoy a beautiful cruise upstream towards Boveney Lock and Weir as you take in sensational views of Windsor Castle from the river.
Fascinating Location and History
Located on the River Thames, Windsor is home to one of the official royal residencies of Her Majesty, the Queen – Windsor Castle. Built in the 11th century by the formidable William the Conqueror, it is steeped in rich British history with glorious State Apartments and artwork from the famous Royal Art Collection and attracts visitors from all across the globe year after year. Situated in the delightful town of Windsor, its surroundings are just as exquisite as the castle itself.
40 Minute Cruise
This Windsor Cruise experience gives you a 40 minute tour along the Thames, taking in wonderful and uninterrupted views of Windsor Castle. As you glide along the water, you’ll get to see Eton College which has been attended by a whole host of well-known people including both Prince William and Prince Harry, ex-Prime Minister David Cameron and famous writers Henry Fielding and George Orwell. Other highlights of the cruise include fantastic views of Mill House, Windsor Racecourse and Brocas Meadows. With regular departure times throughout the day, you can work around your own plans and take the cruise at your own leisure.
Wonderful Onboard Experience
Ensuring an enjoyable onboard experience, the comfortable passenger boat offers a selection of light refreshments as you journey along the river. Alternatively, if you’re in the mood for a glass of something extra special, the onboard bar will definitely prove a hit! All boats also come with toilet facilities available. If you’re looking to take your family aboard, the Home Park situated close by has a wonderful playground and picnic facilities if you’d like to sit down and relax with a bite to eat after your cruise.