This River Explorer Cruise is a ‘must do’ Liverpool attraction and the only way to see the world famous, unrivalled UNESCO world heritage Liverpool waterfront. On board the 50 minute river cruise, you will discover the well-loved legacy of Liverpool and the river Mersey, with its musical and maritime history. From The Beatles performing on the Riverboat Shuffle cruises in the early 1960s to tales of smuggling. Just sit back and enjoy the fascinating commentary, wonder at the wildlife and absorb the heritage. There is simply no better way to enjoy Liverpool’s iconic waterfront and heritage than from aboard the deck of a legendary Mersey Ferry.
Departing hourly, the 50 minute river experience sails from Liverpool, Pier Head, calling at Seacombe and Woodside, Wirral. There is simply no better way to witness and enjoy Liverpool’s iconic waterfront and heritage.
With so much to see and do in Liverpool it can be hard to make the most of the city’s unique views and fascinating history, so why not combine the River Explorer Cruise with a fabulous Open Top Bus Tour? Running every 30mins from outside of the ferry terminal the tour bus shows you the little jewels of Liverpool. The Albert Dock, The Caven Quarter, Walker Art Gallery and St Georges Hall, The Metropolitan Cathedral, The Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool Cathedral and the Chinese Arch and Marina...sit back and enjoy.
Hop off at the Liverpool Cathedral and go up the tower for panoramic views of the city then hop back on the bus to continue the tour.