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ChesterBoat - River Cruises

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Boating Station
Souters Lane

Tel: 01244 325394

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Chester Boat - Mark Twain


The very best way to appreciate the beauty and character of this ancient city. The Lady Diana and Mark Twain showboats are fully enclosed and offer hot and cold beverages on the cruises.

Save money and buy a combined open-top bus tour and boat ticket onboard the boat. On all daily cruises you can combine the cruise with a 1-hour guided, open-top bus tour.

* Half-hour guided cruise with tape commentary (no need to book)
* 2-hour guided cruise with captain's commentary (no need to book)
* Barbecue cruise every Saturday with barbecue supper and disco (7.30pm-10.30pm) - booking essential

Combined Open Top Bus & Boat Tour tickets available -


Provider Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Marketing Cheshire Member
  • Outdoor Attraction


  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Ramp / Level Access


  • On-Site café/restaurant

Provider Facilities

  • Event Venue
  • Toilets

Target Markets

  • Family Fun

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From the city centre turn into Souters Lane, go down the hill and the boats are moored on the river.

Public Transport Directions

Only 10 minutes walk from Chester Town Hall; 20 minutes walk from Chester Railway Station.

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Opening Times

Open All Year
River Cruises (21/03/2014 - 03/11/2014)
Weekends Only (01/11/2014 - 28/02/2015)


Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult - Half-hour Cruise£6.50 per ticket
Adult - 2-hour Cruise£15.00 per ticket
Concession - 2-hour Cruise£13.00 per ticket
Concession - Half-hour Cruise£6.00 per ticket

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

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