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Canal Boat

Bridge Inn | Ratho, Edinburgh, Scotland
+44 131 333 1320
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Educational/fanastic engineering.

Fantastic engineering of the wheel and surrounding park with lots of fun for children of all... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2016
rosie b
Dubrovnik, Croatia
A family-friendly adventure...

A bit off the beaten path, the park established around the Falkirk Wheel provides excitement for... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2016
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7 Sep 2016
“Educational/fanastic engineering.”
30 Jul 2016
“A family-friendly adventure...”
Bridge Inn | Ratho, Edinburgh, Scotland
+44 131 333 1320

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Reviewed 7 September 2016

Fantastic engineering of the wheel and surrounding park with lots of fun for children of all ages.short bike ride to the kelpies,bike hire in the park,approx 45 mins to kelpies and park there with cafes etc.Excellent day out.Excellent train service from Edinburgh then a taxi...More

Thank rosie b
Reviewed 30 July 2016

A bit off the beaten path, the park established around the Falkirk Wheel provides excitement for the whole family. Created as part of the millenium project it contributes to awaking the Scottish Waterways to new life - and what a life it is! Get lifted...More

Thank ullreva
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Great place for adults and kids alike. You can just sit and relax and watch the amazing boat lift or pay to experience it first hand.

1  Thank Trevor J
Reviewed 20 September 2014

We rented from ABC boat hire and spent 6 days going 64 miles on the Union canal. Truly worth it in spite of the smallish RV like character of the boat interior and the mold... :-). There are decent shower facilities along the way if...More

5  Thank anne g
Reviewed 2 September 2014

We rented a narrow boat from Falkirk, took it to Edinburgh and stayed 3 nights in the Lochrin basin. It was very convenient for us being centrally located and near several major bus routes. The facilities are great with 3 large showers that are well...More

3  Thank elindoo
Reviewed 11 October 2012

The engineering marvel was very enjoyable to experience "the lift". Actually pretty amazing canal experience. Everyone on our tour enjoyed this experience.

3  Thank Mike-Jane-Elijah
Reviewed 7 June 2012

being out in the open with the little grandchildren

2  Thank SuffolkGrannie
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