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Bridge Inn | Ratho, Edinburgh, Scotland
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Union Canal 4 days canal boating - great experience

We rented a Green Sandpiper from ABC boat hire with two bedrooms and two baths - very spacious and... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
oslolisen
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Oslo, Norway
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
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
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Beautifully decorated barges take kids and their families on "Fairytale cruises."
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29 Mar 2018
“Union Canal 4 days canal boating - great experience”
7 Sep 2016
“Educational/fanastic engineering.”
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Bridge Inn | Ratho, Edinburgh, Scotland
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Reviewed March 29, 2018

We rented a Green Sandpiper from ABC boat hire with two bedrooms and two baths - very spacious and cosy. After a short intro at Falkirk, we set off. They help you up the first locks and onto the wheel - the view and surreal...More

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Reviewed September 7, 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

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Reviewed July 30, 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

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Reviewed September 9, 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
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Reviewed September 20, 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
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Reviewed September 2, 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
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Reviewed October 11, 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
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Reviewed June 7, 2012

being out in the open with the little grandchildren

2  Thank SuffolkGrannie
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