Visit Salford | Discover the city
After our biggest and best range of cruises this year, we've still got some great trips to experience. Take to the water and discover the city's rich and diverse heritage from the comfort of a boat as you cruise through the city. We still have routes along the Bridgewater Canal to enjoy. It's the perfect way to watch the world go by and discover more about Salford's famous waterways.
Cruises are priced at £8.00 (unless otherwise stated) children under
two go free. Cruises must be booked in advance.
To book tickets call Salford Tourist Information Centre on 0161 848 8601. Places are limited and are extremely popular so book early to avoid disappointment. All cruises offer an insightful and informative on-board commentary.
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|Cruise departure points|
|Worsley cruises||Depart from moorings near the hump-backed bridge, opposite the Bridgewater Hotel, Barton Road, Worsley M28 2PD.|
|23 December||Worsley - Boothstown (Christmas lights) circular||3.00pm|
|6 January||Worsley - Trafford Centre circular||10.30am|
- Sunday 6 January 2013
Set sail from historic Worsley, for a unique way to experience The Trafford Centre. This cruise will transport you through Monton and Patricroft, before you head over the industrial marvel that is Barton Swing Aqueduct and into Trafford. You'll then alight at Barton Square
and have three hours to indulge in some Christmas shopping and festive fun. Hop on the carousel, go for a spin on the Selfridges Spectacular Ice Rink, grab a bite to eat and catch the singing Christmas Bears. You'll also receive a Little Book of Treats with some great discount offers.
Worsley - Boothstown, circular
- Sunday 23 December £6.00
You'll relive the fascinating story of Worsley on this leisurely cruise from the humpback bridge in the heart of the village to Boothstown Marina and return. Take in the significant sites which made the area synonymous with the industrial revolution, including the Packet House and the entrance to the Delph. Cruise lasts around one hour.
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