Mersey Ferries is sailing into 2020/2021 with some great cruises. Choose from a wide range of individual cruise experiences or create a more extensive itinerary by selecting a number of cruise excursions to create a personalised sightseeing package.

Set sail with Mersey Ferries’ new Liverpool Bay Cruises; experience the city from a whole new vantage point as passengers take to the River Mersey and sail into Liverpool Bay. Once on board, guests will hear a live commentary from a specialist Blue Badge Guide, who will highlight key facts and lesser known trivia about Liverpool’s coastline. Passengers will also be able to relax and enjoy live music on the return journey from talented local artists.

Passengers can also step back in time and into the fascinating history of Liverpool’s waterways with the Manchester Ship Canal Cruise. Sail pasthistoric industrial buildings and be immersed in the beauty of the natural landscape surrounding the Mersey Estuary. Learn more about the fascinating history and geography of the area with live commentary from a Blue Badge Guide. With a choice of three departure locations (Salford, Liverpool and Seacombe), tickets for this popular cruise also include a return journey by coach. On selected journeys from Salford to Liverpool, a 2½ hour stopover option before the return coach transfer is available, to allow guests more flexibility to explore this historic city. Groups can also use their own transport to drop off at one end of the canal and collect at the other if they prefer a reduced rate.

Step aboard for a trip to remember with the River Explorer Cruise; running throughout 2020. The 50-minute trip takes in Liverpool's most iconic sights, with guided expert commentary, the cruise is perfect for groups and families looking to learn more about Liverpool’s unique history and experience the best views along the riverside, including Liverpool’s unique skyline and UNESCO World Heritage waterfront. Free entrance to U-boat Story, at Woodside Ferry Terminal is also included with River Explorer Cruise tickets and the use the chance to pop into the new Woodside Ferry Village to sample the excellent catering on offer.

Why not choose one of the official partner ticket offers, such as “Do the Double” and experience the best of both worlds with the combined River Explorer Cruise and sightseeing package? Including the popular River Explorer Cruise and a guided tour on Liverpool’s City Explorer open top bus​, passengers will experience the best sightseeing tour in Liverpool from both water and land. The “Daytripper” offer, a combined ticket including the River Explorer Cruise and trip to The Beatles Story, is a very popular way to spend the day.

For lovers of live entertainment, Evening Cruises with Live Music are the perfect activity for groups looking for something a little different to a standard night out. Showcasing the best in local musical talent on selected dates from May to September 2020, these cruises are sure to have everyone on their feet and dancing the night away. The Evening Cruises with Live Music feature both a fully licensed bar and spectacular views of Liverpool's UNESCO World Heritage Waterfront and offer an evening to remember!

Book or make a reservation by calling 0151 330 1420 or email For further details on all Mersey Ferry products, visit or follow Mersey Ferries on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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