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Neath &Tennant Canals Trust Boat Trips
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8 Aug 2017
“Let's you see the beauty that can be.”
11 Mar 2017
“Nice hour out”
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Between B&Q and Morrisons | Neath Canal, Neath SA11 1RX, Wales
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Reviewed August 8, 2017

The canals trust works hard to keep our past open for everyone who visits, but just like every other non gadget item it gets overlooked. I live in the area, and have never been on a canal boat until now. The scenery, peacefulness and sheer...More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank Alun J
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely trip on the boat in September with the sun shining perfect to unwind on a Saturday afternoon the canal if filling up with weeds but still enjoyable

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank damiged
Reviewed February 14, 2017

I used to live near the canal, it was interesting hearing the history and seeing the place from a different angle.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Titch8764
Reviewed September 5, 2016

The canal actually starts in Port Tennant, Swansea and goes all the way to the Aberdulais Viaduct in Neath, and you can walk the whole length, which is what we did, in stages...... there are some gorgeous bits with locks and lovely scenery, go right...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank pippap36
Reviewed October 27, 2015 via mobile

I had friends staying from London, so we thought it would a nice idea to have a few hours on the canal. There was 8 of us in total so took most of the little boat. The people who ran the boat were very pleasant,...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Keith S
Reviewed July 25, 2015

Would definitely recommend you try this. We enjoyed the 'getting away from it all' feeling and consider this trip would be appreciated by old and young alike. So lovely to take in the unexpected beauty of the surroundings. Something local that should be supported and...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Lejore3
Reviewed July 9, 2015

If you want to learn about the history of Neath I would recommend to take a boat trip on Neath Canal. The scenery is beautiful, the crew is very friendly and knowledgeable and you will have a most plesent one hour on Thomas Dadford. I...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank AszalosLA
Reviewed October 29, 2014

It goes from between Morrisons and B & Q car parks. Volenteers run the boats up and down the canal. Pleasant scenery and great for all ages.

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank shirleyharries
Reviewed August 29, 2014

Perfect way to while away an hour. Beautiful scenery, trip run by really enthusiastic and knowledgeable volunteers, well worth doing. Phone first to make sure the trip will be on .

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank Minsc64
Reviewed January 31, 2014

What a superb way to while away an hour and fill your senses with a glimpse of the Neath valley from the Thomas Dadford, the public trip barge of the Neath & Tennant Canals Trust. Run and crewed entirely by a small band of enthusiastic...More

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank lavabread
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