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River cruise and sightseeing bus tour in Liverpool
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River cruise and sightseeing bus tour in Liverpool

4.7/5
Excellent
Based on 16 reviews
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$29.00
Free cancellation
language
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German , Japanese
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Mobile voucher accepted
duration
Validity: Flexible
Do this because
  • Discover the history of Liverpool and its waterfront heritage on this river cruise
  • Admire the beauty of the city as you delve into its history
  • Upgrade your river cruise to explore more of the city
What to expect

Discover the best way to experience the city and the only one to really appreciate the waterfront of Liverpool, that is by relaxing on a cruise down the River Mersey and take an open-top bus tour.

On this 50-minute cruise, a must for any tourist coming to visit the North West of England, you'll be able to discover the much-loved legacy of Liverpool and the River Mersey. Take in the views of Liverpool's riverside architecture and wildlife as you listen to entertaining audio commentary that will help you learn all about the city's fascinating music and maritime history. Get ready to hear the tales of the three diverse influences, smuggling, music and war, that have touched this friendly city over the years and given it a unique charm.

If you want to step things up a notch, you can upgrade your Mersey River explorer cruise and squeeze more of Liverpool's sights and sounds into your day with an upgraded tour including the 50-minute river cruise and a fabulous open-top bus tour of the city to visit all of Liverpool's most iconic sights on land.

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What's included
  • check On board commentary
  • check Cruise fact sheets in French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese and Mandarin
  • check Coffee shop and bar on the cruise
Where

Mersey Ferries Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal, Pier Head, Liverpool L3 1DP, UK

Meeting point:
- Start your river cruise from Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal - Mersey River explorer cruise: Catch your cruise at Liverpool Pier Head. (Pier Head, Liverpool L3 1DP, UK) - Liverpool river cruise and sightseeing bus tour: Catch your cruise from Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal and hop on the city bus every 30 minutes outside the ferry terminal. (Mersey Ferries Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal, Pier Head, Liverpool L3 1DP, UK)
What to remember
  • The Combo ticket option will give you access to the river cruise and sightseeing bus tour
  • Operating hours:
  • 3 Jan to 10 Feb 2023: 10am – 4.00pm (Monday to Friday). 10.00am – 3.00pm (Weekends & Bank Holidays)
  • 11 Feb to 6 April 2023: 10am – 4.00pm
  • 7 April to 10 April (Easter) 2023: 10.00am – 6.00pm
  • 11 April to 30 September 2023: 10.00am – 4.00pm (Monday to Friday). 10.00am – 6.00pm (Weekends & Bank Holidays)
  • This cruise departs hourly and sails from Liverpool Pier Head (Gerry Marsden) Terminal, calling at Seacombe and Woodside, Wirral
  • The Woodside ferry terminal is currently closed for refurbishment
  • Liverpool river cruise and sightseeing bus tour: When you return to Liverpool Pier Head from the River Cruise, the City Explorer open-top bus tour will be there at Pier Head to continue your journey
  • Please be aware when booking that peak times are from 12.00pm-3.00pm
  • After booking, you'll receive a confirmation voucher, which you'll need to bring with you on the day of your cruise to exchange for your ticket at Liverpool Pier Head. Please arrive 30 minutes in advance to redeem your voucher
  • The open-top bus ticket is valid for 48 hours once it has been redeemed and the stops included are: Liverpool Pier Head; Mathew Street; Walker Art Gallery and St George's Hall; Metropolitan and Anglican Cathedrals; The Philharmonic Hall and Pub; St Luke's; China Town; Cains Brewery; Liverpool Marina, M&S Arena and Conference Halls; Albert Dock
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Provider
Mersey Ferries
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

What people say about this experience

Excellent

4.7/5

Based on 16 reviews from verified customers

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Review categories

Safety

5/5

Service

5/5

Staff

5/5

Value for money

5/5

  • Anonymous

    From United States of America - November 2023

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

  • Anonymous

    From United States of America - October 2023

    Great

    Overall rated

    4/5

    Encouraged to visit again and explore this magnificent city.

  • Anonymous

    From United States of America - October 2023

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

    Great fun, very informative and excellent value for money

  • Linda

    From United States of America - September 2023

    Traveled with a group of friends

     

    45 - 54 years old

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

    Great Value for money

  • Anonymous

    From United Kingdom - September 2023

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

    Just want say you are doing well for the tourist and the Liverpool community. Keep it up

  • Anonymous

    From United Kingdom - August 2023

    Great

    Overall rated

    4/5

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