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Mersey River Explorer Cruise from Liverpool
"Whether you’re looking for a relaxing way to see Liverpool or you want a full day of family-friendly attractions the Mersey River Explorer Cruise with optional upgrades is your ticket to Liverpool fun. The standard Mersey River Explorer Cruise lasts a leisurely 50-minutes with scheduled stops at Seacombe and Birkenhead Woodside ports. Enjoy the cruise as a hop-on hop-off tour to see what interests you most - simply hop off when you want and re-board the boat when you're ready to continue to the next stop.While taking in views of Liverpool's riverside architecture and wildlife you can listen to entertaining audio commentary about the River Mersey's fascinating maritime history. Hear tales of smuggling music and war - three diverse influences that have touched this friendly city over the years and given it a unique charm.Make a full day of it by upgrading your hop-on hop-off cruise to include tickets to the Spaceport attraction at Seacombe. Thi interactive exhibits and audio-visual experiences. Highlights include a ""Wallace and Gromit in Space"" feature - a themed display that showcases the popular main characters from the British animated short films. Alternatively
From GBP9.00
 
Mersey River Explorer Cruise from Liverpool
"Whether you’re looking for a relaxing way to see Liverpool or you want a full day of family-friendly attractions the Mersey River Explorer Cruise with optional upgrades is your ticket to Liverpool fun. The standard Mersey River Explorer Cruise lasts a leisurely 50-minutes with scheduled stops at Seacombe and Birkenhead Woodside ports. Enjoy the cruise as a hop-on hop-off tour to see what interests you most - simply hop off when you want and re-board the boat when you're ready to continue to the next stop.While taking in views of Liverpool's riverside architecture and wildlife you can listen to entertaining audio commentary about the River Mersey's fascinating maritime history. Hear tales of smuggling music and war - three diverse influences that have touched this friendly city over the years and given it a unique charm.Make a full day of it by upgrading your hop-on hop-off cruise to include tickets to the Spaceport attraction at Seacombe. Thi interactive exhibits and audio-visual experiences. Highlights include a ""Wallace and Gromit in Space"" feature - a themed display that showcases the popular main characters from the British animated short films. Alternatively
From GBP9.00
 
Beatles and Liverpool Rail Day Trip from London
"Your day starts with a relaxing train journey to the historic city of Liverpool European Capital of Culture in 2008. Arriving at Liverpool Lime Street you'll have time to explore this Victorian city perhaps taking a stroll along the stunningly refurbished Albert Dock Complex housing the Merseyside Maritime Museum and Tate Liverpool art gallery.Your tour includes entry to the Beatles Story where you can re-live the Fab Four's meteoric rise to fame. Your visit takes you from the cobbles of Matthew Street and the Cavern through the hysteria of Beatlemania to the final live performance on the Apple rooftop and beyond!The Cavern Quarter is a vibrant city center area and the focus of Beatle history. There's the famous Cavern Club where the lads played 292 times
From GBP138.00

Ferry Cross the Mersey Tips (20)

Ferry Cross the Mersey

Some people may know the song "Ferry Cross the Mersey" sung by Gerry & the Pacemakers, turns out there is still a ferry cross the Mersey, used as both a tourist attraction and by commuters. Since...
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Dabs
Sep 06, 2014

Take the Ferry

Wether you decide to take a River Explorer Cruise or just a direct service the Mersey Ferry is a must do thing if your in Liverpool, Wallasy or Birkenhead.We only went on the Direct Service which goes...
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Balam
Nov 21, 2011

Ferry Ferry Good!!

I've always wanted to go on a Ferry Across the Mersey - it was probably the Gerry and the Pacemakers song which was ingrained in my memory from all those years ago that did it! Rather by luck than...
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Myfanwe
Nov 20, 2011

Mersey Ferry

Every time I visit Liverpool I just have to go on the Mersey Ferry. I go on the River Explorer Cruise. This departs hourly from the Pier Head, crossing the Mersey and stopping at Seacombe &...
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tim07
Jan 03, 2010

A trip on the river on the YELLOW DUCK MARINE

DUCK MARINE (DM) is a water-bus. You can have a tour of the city center. During the trip a splash down into the water and you can enjoy the site of the City from the river Marsey. The Captain and the...
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mmilazzo
Aug 09, 2009

Birkinhead to Liverpool on the frerry

Ferry crossing on this site exist from the early X centuary when Franciscans monks settled in Birkinhead area, and started ferring people across the Mersey. In th early 1600s King Charles I, gave the...
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MacedonianUK
Mar 24, 2009

The Mersey Ferry

There is just one boat operating across the Mersey at anyone time these days although there is a second boat that operates cruises on the Manchester Ship Canal. The ferry offers the best way to see...
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Britannia2
Mar 08, 2009

Ferry Across The Mersey

The River Mersey has an incredibly rich and varied history and the ferry service itself is more than 850 years old. The River Explorer Cruise takes you on a ferry that not only crosses the Mersey, but...
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darkjedi
Apr 29, 2008

"Ferry cross the Mersey"

Definitely worth a trip on the ferry across the river. Relatively inexpensive to do and you get a great view of Liverpool's waterfront.If it's a dry day, go on the top deck to get the best views. If...
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keen88
Feb 25, 2006

FERRY ACROSS THE MERSEY...

A great childhood experience was of my father taking me on the mersey ferry from wallasey to liverpool and back on my first visit to liverpool. What an experience..There's no better way to experience...
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jhorsfield30
Sep 15, 2005

Mercy Ferry

A round trip of the ferry ride around the mercy river cost GBP2.4. The whole journey takes about 30 mins and you can get a great view of Albert Dock, the Cathedral Church of Christ on the hill and...
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Sambawalk
Jul 31, 2005

FERRY 'CROSS THE MERSEY

When I knew I was going to Liverpool I was especially looking forward to taking a legendary "Ferry cross the Mersey" (as known from the Gerry and the Pacemakers song from the early 1960s!)The first...
sabsi
Jan 12, 2005
 
 
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Things to Do Near Ferry Cross the Mersey

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Central Library

Largest Liverpool Library housed in a listed (Grade 2) building which opened in 1860 as the William Brown Library and Museum Building. The building was extended with the Picton Reading Room (1879),...
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Chinatown

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Albert Dock

When it was opened in 1846, Albert Dock was the 1st of it's kind, the 1st enclosed, non-combustible dock warehouse system in the world, and the 1st structure in the UK to be built entirely of cast...
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Chester Zoo

Chester Zoo is a Zoo park/ Zoological garden centre which was originally opened in 1931. I have been to a few different Zoos in England and Chester Zoo is by far my favourite. It is home to many...
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Chester Cathedral

My visit to the new falconry garden at chester cathedral was so amazing that it's prompted me to join virtual tourist!! What a little gem it is after the hustle and bustle of shopping in the city....
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City Walls

The city walls are not just the frame and fortifications for the city – they are one of their main attractions. The first city walls were built around 70AD and altered during the centuries according...
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Getting to Ferry Cross the Mersey

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Pier Head, Georges Pierhead, Liverpool L3 1DP, U. K.

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