1. United Kingdom
  2. Cheshire
  3. Chester

Chester: Half-Hour City Cruise

Product ID: 216423
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Set sail on the River Dee to see a different side of the city of Chester. These half-hour city cruises leave The Groves up to every 30 minutes, taking in marvelous views of city and countryside from the water.
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Duration: 30 minutes
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Wheelchair accessible

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  • Take in the stunning city views from the water
  • Hear a detailed commentary highlighting history and wildlife
  • Enjoy a hot or cold drink from the fully-stocked bar
Full description
From the moorings at The Groves, Chester, you will head upstream under the Queen's Park Suspension Bridge and past the city's rowing clubs. You will then follow the sweeping bend of the Earl's Eye, passing some stunning riverside properties, and turn around at the city limits.

On the return journey, the commentary details the history behind some of the more interesting riverside buildings, and the city's rich Roman, Medieval, and industrial heritage.

The cruises will then finish with a great view of Chester Weir and the Old Dee Bridge, before disembarking back at The Groves.
  • Sightseeing cruise tickets

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• 2 out of the 3 boats are wheelchair accessible
• Wheelchair accessible public toilets are located close to the moorings at The Groves

From £7 per person

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