Plymouth Boat Trips
The pick of this firm's trips is the 30-minute blast-across-the-bay to the quaint, pub-packed Cornish fishing villages of Kingsand and...
Mount Batten Ferry
A little yellow ferry shuttling from the Barbican Pontoon across to the Mount Batten Peninsula (10 minutes, half-hourly).
The Mayflower Steps mark the final UK departure point of the Pilgrim Fathers – the band of settlers who founded New England's first...
This gloriously unreconstructed Barbican boozer is all scuffed tables, padded bench seats and an authentic, no-nonsense atmosphere....
Sound Cruising information
Sound Cruising offers regular boat trips from Phoenix Wharf out to the warships at Plymouth's naval base. If you want to surf, the best beaches are Bigbury-on-Sea and Bantham, 16 and 20 miles south respectively - you can hire equipment or take lessons.