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YorkBoat

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York City Cruise

Take a break from the busy streets of York and relax along the river with a YorkBoat cruise. Put your feet up on this 45 min/hour long cruise down the River Ouse, see the sights as you’ve never seen them before, and listen to the live commentary from  our captains. Its a fantastic photo oppotunity as you sail by the building, bridges and historic sights of York. Enjoy a drink along the river. All of our vessels have comfortable heated sallons, open top desks, refreshment and toilet facilities.

45 minute cruise
Adult – £8.00
Senior/concession – £7.00
Child (5-15 years) – £4.00
Under 5’s – FREE
Family – £22.00

60 minute cruise
Adult – £9.00
Senior/concession – £8.00
Child (5-15 years) – £5.00
Under 5’s – FREE
Family – £24.00

 

York Bishopthorpe Palace Cruise

Take a tour outside of the city centre to the beautiful 13th century Bishopthorpe Palace. This wonderful 30 minute cruise, also has a live commentary from the captain. Keep an eye out for those kingfishers and other wildlife in the area.

60 minute cruise
Adult – £9.00
Senior/concession – £8.00
Child (5-15 years) – £5.00
Under 5’s – FREE
Family – £24.00

 

Red Boat

Explore York yourself, from the helm of your own self-drive motor boat. No experience required, our friendly crew will be on hand to answer all your questions. These safe, fun and easily operated boats can seat up to 8 people. We can provide life jackets if required. Bring a picnic and relax with your friends and family along the beautiful river Ouse.

Prices

From £25-£40 for 1 hour (plus refundable security bond)
Rates also available for 30 minute hire, please check on the day.
Early bird prices often available – call for details

 

York River Bus

Staying out of town? Hop on board the York River boat for a hassle free, relaxing journey between Naburn and York.  miss the traffic and see some beautiful sights as you travel past Bishopthorpe Palace and into the heart of York.

Return
Adult – £10.50
Senior/concession – £9.50
Child (5-15 years) – £5.50
Under 5’s – FREE
Family – £28.00

Single
Adult – £7.50
Senior/concession – £6.50
Child (5-15 years) – £5.50
Under 5’s – FREE
Family – £22.00

 

Early Evening Cruise

After a busy day in York put your feet up and relax along the River on this 60 minute early evening cruise. Admire the sights of York’s riverside, as the sun sets. Enjoy a drink at our bar and sit back and listen to the Captains live commentary.

Prices

Adult – £9.00
Senior / Concession – £8.00
Child (5-15 years) – £5.00
Family – £24.00

 

Floodlit Evening Cruise

Join us after dinner and finish your evening style along the river Ouse, onboard this 70 minute Floodlit tour. Enjoy the relaxing evening music, and the Captains commentary. End your day the right way, and put your feet up on our cruise, with a drink or 2 from our fully stocked bar.

Prices

Adult – £9.50
Senior / Concession – £8.50
Child (5-15 years) – £6.50

Daytime Lunch / Evening Dinner Cruise

Now under new management. Take a cruise from historic York to the beautiful village of Acaster Malbis. Here you will stop off at the charming riverside pub, ‘The Ship Inn’.Enjoy their delicious homemade meals and wide selections of drinks.  Choose either a leisurely lunch cruise or relaxing dinner cruise.

Prices

Adult £28.00
Child (5 – 15 years) £15.00

 

York Summer Nights

Get into the groove and strut your stuff on the dancefloor to fantastic tunes, from throughout the years. Requested your favourite songs to our DJ and boogie down. It’s a fantastic night for your special occasion and for a night with a difference. Including in your ticket, you will get a boarding drink, 2 course BBQ buffet, professional disco and 3 hour floodlit cruise.

Price 

£32.00 per person

 

Halloween Cruise

Dance away to your favourite Halloween tunes on this 3 hour party cruise. Boarding, drink, buffet and entertainment included. Don’t fear the only spirits on board are the ones behind the bar (over 18’s only)

Prices

£32.00 (over 18’s only)

 

Christmas Nights

Celebrate the festive season in style by enjoying a delicious 2 course barbeque buffet, professional disco and a 3 hour evening cruise.

Prices

£32.00 (over 18’s only)

 

Santa Cruise

The most unique Santa experience in York. A magical 1 hour cruise with Santa and his friends on the magical river Ouse. Personal gifts, refreshments, activities, face painting and fun will guarantee a Christmas to remember. We won’t spoil the surprise so hop on board to see why so many customers return year after year.

 

Pirate and Mermaids Fancy Dress Cruise

Ahoy there shipmates. Come aboard our nautical themed cruise for children aged 12 and under. Bring your children in their best pirate, mermaid or underwater costume for a fun hour on the Ouse, with refreshments, competitions and entertainment. Pre-booking essential, call us for details.

Prices

Adults – £9.00

Child – £9.50

Opening Hours

York City Cruise

Sailing Dates

Daily - Monday 2nd February - Sunday 29th November 2015

Cruise Time 

Kings Staith Landing - 10.30am, 12pm, 1.30pm, 3pm

Lendal Bridge Landing - 10.40am, 12.10pm, 1.40pm, 3.10pm

Between April and October there are additional; trips approximately every 30 minutes throughout the day until late afternoon

York Bishopthorpe Palace Cruise 

Sailing Dates

Daily - Saturday 25th July - Sunday 6th September 2015

Cruise Time 

Kings Staith Landing - 11.30am, 1pm, 2.30pm

 

York RiverBus

Sailing Dates

Every Saturday and Sunday - 28th March - 27th September

Cruise Times

Departs from Naburn Lock at 9.30am.
Departs from the Ship Inn, Acaster Malbis at 9.40am
Returns to King Staith Landing at 4.00pm

Early Evening Cruise

Sailing Dates

Every evening - 28th March - 12th April, 23rd May - 6th September, 24th October - 31st October
Also sailing Friday, Saturday, Sunday in April, May, September, October

Cruise Times

Kings Snaith Landing
Boarding - 7.00pm
Sailing - 7.30pm

 

Floodlit Evening Cruise

Sailing Dates

Every evening - 28th March - 12th April, 23rd May - 6th September, 24th October - 31st October
Also sailing Friday, Saturday, Sunday in April, May, September, October

Cruise Times

Kings Snaith Landing
Boarding - 8.45pm
Sailing - 9.15pm

Daytime Lunch / Evening Dinner Cruise

Lunch Cruise

23rd April, 7th May, 21st May, 4th June, 18th June, 2nd July, 16th July, 10th September & 24th September

Evening Cruise

23rd April, 7th May, 21st May, 4th June, 18th June, 2nd July, 16th July, 30th July, 13th August, 27th August 10th September & 24th September

 

Unique Cruise  

Celebrate your special occasion in style with wonderful food, dancing, entertainment, drinks and decorations.We have 5 fabulous boats to choose from that can cater from 10 - 100 people. All our boats are equipped with a bar, toilet facility, heated saloon and an open top deck. Admire the sights of the riverside as you cruise down the beautiful river Ouse

 

York Summer Nights

Sailing Dates

Sailing Fridays: 
June 12th, 26th
July: 10th, 24th
August: 7th, 21st
September: 4th, 18th

Sailing Saturdays:
April: 11th
May: 2nd, 9th, 16th,

 

Halloween Cruise

Sailing Dates

31st October

 

Christmas Nights

Sailing Dates

Friday 4th December, Saturday 5th December, Friday 11th December, Saturday 12th December, Friday 18th December, Saturday 19th December

Cruise Times

Lendal Bridge Landing
Departs 7.30pm and returns 10.30pm

Santa Cruise

Sailing Dates

Selected dates in December - call for details and prices.

Cruise Times

The Boatyard from 11.00am

 

Pirate and Mermaids Fancy Dress Cruise

Sailing Dates

Saturday 27h June and Friday 24th July

Cruise Times

Kings Staith Landing
Please call for availability and times

Address

Phone

01904 628324

Email

info@yotkboat.co.uk

5 / 5

2nd July 2015 - 2:47 pm

travelling in style

york boat trip was a great trip out from the hussle and bussle of the city. it was a tranquil but beautiful trip along the river.