A Boat Trip Like No Other

Please note we are no longer taking pre bookings for this trip unless it is for a larger group.
You are more than welcome to head down to the ticket desk and book on arrival for the next available trip.

These trips run at least hourly from 10am – 4pm, Monday to Sunday.

Need to get out and enjoy some fresh air, do something different, have a great family day out. Then this is the trip for you. Jump on board and and discover a magical underground world which dates back 428 million years.

Enjoy sound and light shows, historic recreations and informative commentary delivered by your knowledgeable skipper.

Learn about the material which was mined here and how it shaped the Industrial Revolution and advances in canal building.

Marvel at how tropical sea-beds worked their way up through the earth to deposit amazing and unique fossils in our caverns.

Pop on your hard hat and mask and sit back and discover hidden worlds as you enter our tree lined basins, filled with wildlife, peace and quiet!

So, what is is like to take a boat trip into caverns and tunnels that are hundreds of years old? Take a sneak peek with our video and explore 428 million year old limestone, journey through tunnels handmade by thousands of Black Country folk from years gone by and be amazed by the awe-inspiring caverns that the industrial revolution left behind here. It’s a boat trip like no other!

We believe we are are still one of the best priced attractions in the area and if you gift aid your ticket you can enjoy the trip as many times as you like for twelve months.

Prices 2022







Family Group

from £23.00

Group rates available on request. Group = 20+ passengers

On the Underground Experience trip we offer a free carer ticket for visitors requiring an essential carer – Please bring proof of carer status with you.

If you have a gift vouchers, Blue Peter Badge or other concessions – contact us and we can book the boat for you.
Find out more in our access guide and on our group information page.

Wondering what to expect when you head underground?

Check out our FAQs page, or give us a call on 0121 557 6265. You can also email us at


Our boats must depart at advertised time – please arrive 10 minutes before departure time to allow for booking in and loading.

Bring your camera with you – a magical hidden world will be revealed.

The Gongoozle Coffee Shop will be serving a range of refreshments so don’t rush off.

Sit on our balcony and Gongoozle!!! (A gongoozler is someone who enjoys watching canal life).