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River Lunch or Tea Cruise
Activities in York

River Lunch or Tea Cruise

  • English English
  • 1 hour 30 minutes

Enjoy a delicious lunch or a sweet snack in true British style while you drift along the River Ouse. An unforgettable cruise through York!

York boat cruise

During the hour and a half boat tour, you'll cruise along the River Ouse as it winds through the historical city centre of York. The capitan of the boat will provide you with entertaining English language commentary about the main sights you see, such as Skeldergate Bridge, the Clifford Tower, and the Palace of Justice.

From the panoramic decks on the boat, you will also spot the towers of the famous gothic cathedral, York's architectural jewel.

When making the reservation, you will be asked to choose from a cruise with lunch or with afternoon tea. Both trips follow the same described itinerary. The route starts and finishes at the same point: The King’s Staith Landing.

Lunch cruise

The boat sets off at 11:30am. Enjoy a buffet style lunch on board which includes:

  • Main dish to choose from: Wellington style chicken fillet with potatoes au gratin accompanied by a leek and white wine and thyme sauce. A vegetarian option also exists which consists of leek, mushrooms, spinach and tomato.
  • Chef’s special dessert.
  • A choice of tea or coffee.

Cruise with afternoon snack

The trip begins at 2:30pm. While cruising along the river,sample a buffet style afternoon tea which includes:

  • Sandwiches to choose between: chicken, smoked salmon, cheese or apple.
  • Homemade cake: chocolate, carrot or strawberries.
  • A choice of coffee or tea.

Price

Adults Children from 5 to 12 years Children under 5 years
Cruise with lunch
US$ 37.20
US$ 27.30
Free
Cruise with afternoon tea
US$ 35.30
US$ 24.80
Free

Cruise with lunch

  • Adults

    US$ 37.20
  • Children from 5 to 12 years

    US$ 27.30
  • Children under 5 years

    Free

Cruise with afternoon tea

  • Adults

    US$ 35.30
  • Children from 5 to 12 years

    US$ 24.80
  • Children under 5 years

    Free

More Information

Duration

1 hour 30 minutes.

Language English

The tour is exclusively in English.

Included

1.5 hour boat tour of York.

Audio commentary in English during the trip.

Lunch or afternoon tea buffet, depending on the option chosen.

When to book?

Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.

If there are still places available, you can book until the previous day (local time in York).

Ticket

Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.

Frequently asked questions

  • Q - How to book?

    A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

If you still have more questions, check out our section on frequently asked questions. If you need help to book an activity or have any enquiries, please contact us.

from
US$ 35.30
No hidden fees or surcharges

Meeting point

King's Staith Landing

Cancellations

Not refundable. This activity does not permit modifications nor cancelations.