Endeavour Rib Services

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“Endeavour” is the fastest passenger boat operating in the islands. An 8m Rib with 300hp engine capable of speeds up to 30kts. Very stable and well equipped she is fully licensed & MCA coded for 11 passengers (optimum being 9 adults & 2 child). Endeavour is helmed by professional, well qualified and experienced skippers. We are proud to be part of the Wise Scheme set up to promote and protect marine wild life.

Water Taxi “Specials”

Let us transport you between the islands safely, quickly and in style. We offer a private water taxi service between the islands at a time to suit you (tide & weather permitting). Fun fast and exclusive way to arrive at your destination. Avoid the masses of the bigger ferries and go at times to suit you.

Let us drop you on an uninhabited island away from the crowds for an adventure.

8:30am-6pm £65 up to 6 pers, £10each for 7 +pers

Before 8:30am after 6pm £70 up to 6pers £10pp 7 +

Just call to arrange a pick up.

Keep an eye on Endeavour Facebook Page as if we have a return trip from a special we will offer a single trip priced per person with no minimum fee.

Seal Express

A 50 minute trip down to one of the main seal colonies, to view and enjoy our islands Atlantic Grey Seals. Perfect for those short on time but keen to see these fantastic animals in their natural environment. Ideal for families with little ones. £30pp  £24 u12’s

Scilly Explorer (1Hour)

Lets us take you on a whistle stop tour to explore and share with you the highlights of our stunning archipelago. Beaches, islets, lighthouses, rock formations and of course seabirds, seals and possibly porpoise & dolphin. Our skippers will share with you their local knowledge of ship wrecks and islands history. Perfect if you are limited on time and wish to see as much as possible. £32pp £26 U12’s



Marine Life Seafari

A quick trip out through the islands in calm & fair weather conditions to look for dolphins, porpoise and seals  and sea birds that are regular visitors to our waters. We may even get lucky with visiting whales!!  Approx 1.5 hours excursion, great fun trip taking in the sights and spotting the amazing wild life Scilly is blessed with. Endeavours speed means we can cover a larger area looking for wildlife in a shorter period than other boats. £40pp £32 u12’s

Cast Away Day

Let us whisk you away and drop you on an uninhabited island or isolated beach. Self isolating Scilly style! Take a picnic or order one to be made for you from the  fantastic catering company Tanglewood Kitchen. We will of course pick you up again later!

Evening Shuttle & Schedule Trips:

In peak season we run a scheduled evening trip giving you the opportunity to go between St. Marys, Tresco or St. Martins, Tresco to St. Martins or vice versa for a stroll or evening meal. Trips run between 5:30-6:30pm and return pick ups between 8:30-9:30pm depending on tides and time of year. £15pp rtn. Tresco- St. Marts £10rtn

All of our trips can be operated as private charter if you would rather not share the trip.

All excursions have a minimum numbers required to be viable to run.

Endeavour Prices 2023

Private charters, experienced for filming work, survey, safety & escort cover also available.

Endeavour is an open boat so there is a high chance of getting wet so please dress accordingly. Operation may be limited in poor weather for your comfort & safety. For your safety we do have restrictions on carrying persons with health or mobility issues. Please discuss any health issues or concerns prior to booking. Please read the following before making a booking.

Rib Trip Safety Info

To book online please follow link below. It is possible to arrange pick ups for all trips at all Off -Islands (tide dependant) please request this in the booking notes. An additional fee for this may apply.


Booking at St. Mary’s
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Booking at Tresco

Activity Specials

Our activity specials are tried and tested fun, adventure-filled and memorable moments on the water.