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South Sands Ferry leaving Salcombe

Salcombe Quayside
South Sands Beach
Sea Tractor

Experience the beautiful Salcombe Estuary onboard 'Harvest Reaper'

South Sands Ferry and Sea Tractor

With the latest COVID-19 statement from Government, health and safety of our staff and customers being at the heart of everything we do, the start of the South Sands Ferry season will now be later than originally published. It is our intention to to commence running the service as soon as it is possible and safe to do so.

We urge everyone to follow the Government guidlines and stay safe. We will be back.

The South Sands passenger Ferry runs between Whitestrand, in the centre of Salcombe, and the picturesque beach of South Sands, located at the entrance to Salcombe harbour.

Carrying foot passengers, prams and dogs the South Sands Ferry is a a rare opportunity to travel by boat and experience the famous 'sea tractor', which travels out into the water to greet the ferry as it arrives at South Sands Beach.

Salcombe Harbour is in the district of South Hams in the heart of South Devon and boasts one of the finest sailing and beach locations in England.

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