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Drake's Island

Drake's Island

Tel: 01752 263880

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Drakes Island


Ticket Type / Ticket Tariff
Child (0-4)Free
Dogs£1.87 per ticket
Family of 4 (2 adults, 2 children)£74.99 per ticket
Family of 5 (2 adults, 3 children)£84.94 per ticket
Single Adult£29.99 per ticket
Single Child£14.99 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

About us

Be one of the first to set foot on Drake’s Island in 2022 as we open for guided tours.
Starting your tour from Mount Batten pier, you will take the ferry through Plymouth Sound to the Island. Keep your eyes peeled for some amazing island wildlife as you arrive, particularly the seals which like to nap on the rocks, land on the jetty and learn about the seagrass that is under your feet.

Your tour will last 2 hours during which time, you will learn about the history of the island as you walk the old paths, steps and tunnels. Who was held prisoner on the Island, is the island part of Devon or Cornwall… much more.

View Plymouth and Cornwall from a whole new perspective as you climb to the highest part of the island, the perfect photo opportunity!

Our tour guides are experts and know everything there is to know about the island and how it has played it’s part in history. They can tell you all about the 4 giant cannons still on the island, the casemates, the new discoveries we are making every week and how the Island plays its part in supporting local communities and charities.

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Spirit Experience 

Join one of our spirit guides, who will take you around the Island introducing you to its rumoured fifteen active spirits, hear stories of the Islands notorious past inhabitants, recent sightings and unexplained occurrences. If you dare...

Bespoke Tours

Our bespoke tours are tailored to your requirements and include exclusive use of the boat, a choice of boarding points, access to our yurts, your preferred food and drink package and your personal guide and rangers. You choose between or historic or spirit tour and you can choose optional extras to make your day special.

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Island Opening Times

The island will be open to visitors via our guided tours and special events between the end of March and the end of October, subject to weather conditions and landing times.

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Opening Times

Season (25 Mar 2022 - 31 Oct 2022)

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