Needles Rocks and Lighthouse

Throughout the season boats leave Alum Bay beach on short cruises for close up views of the Needles Rocks and Lighthouse, plus panoramic views of the coloured sands of Alum Bay.

High Speed Rib

A 15 minute fast trip to take in everything of the blue route, but also Scratchells Bay & South views of the Needles and Island Shores.

Take a relaxing cruise

A 20 Minute slow cruise to view the Needles Rocks and Lighthouse, coloured sands of Alum Bay, dramatic chalk cliff face and the surrounding coastal features

Boat trips are now running 7 days a week, weather permitting.

No booking required

As of 6th August 2019, the stairs to the beach have been re-opened


About us

Boat trips from Alum Bay on the west tip of the Isle of Wight viewing the famous Needles Rocks and Lighthouse.  Operating from Easter until 1st November,  starting 10.30 daily.

Boat trips

Decide which of our 2 unique trips you would like, or why not check our upcoming special events.

Find us

Once at Alum Bay, make your way to the beach either by chair lift or down the steps. You will find us at the end of the jetty.


Everything you need to know about our special boat trips and events.

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