Mersey Ferries fascinating Manchester Ship Canal Cruise is a truly memorable journey along the 35-mile stretch of canal. It includes a lively commentary giving a revealing insight into the facts, the history and the dramas of one of Britain’s major waterways. The six hour cruises take in spectacular scenery leaving its passengers with an awe-inspiring sense of how its construction shaped the city of Manchester and the North West of England.
Departing from Wirral and Salford Quays, Manchester on selected dates from April to October, many of the cruises include a 2 ½ hour stopover at the end cruise for sightseeing. Tickets include return bus transfer to take passengers back to their starting point.
Tram - The closest Metrolink stop is Broadway and then its just a 5 minute walk to the boat.
Bus - From Piccadilly Gardens bus station you can get bus number 250 to the Trafford Centre, which makes a stop in The Quays near The Imperial War Museum North. The cross the footbridge to get to The Lowry.
Take junction 3 on the M602 and then follow the signs for The Quays, then The Lowry.
|open (10 Apr 2019 - 10 Oct 2019)|