Family Holidays 

Bring family and friends to experience a unique adventure on “Lynher”. You will learn new skills such as small boats handling under sail, oar and engine. You will learn about healthy food, foraging ashore and cooking some tasty meals together. You will live on the barge, sleep on canvas cots and hammocks. You will explore new places every day and reach unspoilt river shores steeped in history and wildlife. 

Day Sail

You can book a day-sail and bring as many as 12 people. Pay 120/per person and 90/per child under 12yrs.old. Minimum booking requirements 6 people.


You can book a 24 hours residential experience,  join at 1pm and leave at 1pm the following morning. Pay 150/per person, children under 12 pay 120/child. Maximum 10 people and minimum 6. The same terms apply to 48 or 72 hours experiences.

Please note children will have to be supervised at all times by adults, no number of children can be greater than the number of adults taking part to the holiday. 

Where we are: Nearby Southdown Marina, 7 Southdown Road, Millbrook Cornwall PL101 HB

Where we sail from – Southdown Marina & Barn Pool, Mount Edgcumbe

Registered office & postal address – Lynher River Barge CIC, Peninsula Trust, 3 West Street, Millbrook Cornwall PL10 1AA

To book (or find out more information) give us a call on 01752 710052, email info@tamarbarge.org.uk or use the contact form below to send us a message.