Sightseeing Cruises Conwy - The Waterfront - Conwy, Gwynedd, Wales
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N 53° 16.928 W 003° 49.679
30U E 444796 N 5903975
Quick Description: River cruises either up or down the River Conwy, to view the historic medieval town of Conwy and its famous Castle along with views of Snowdonia and the surrounding area.
Location: North Wales, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 6/29/2019 4:23:56 AM
Waymark Code: WM10VXM
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
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Long Description:
River cruises either up or down the River Conwy, to view the historic medieval town of Conwy and its famous Castle along with views of Snowdonia and the surrounding area.

A small family run business, currently in the third generation running passenger boats on the river.


* Hot and cold beverages are available on all cruises.
* Our cruises run from February to October (tide permitting)
* For details of departure times and duration please see our boards on the quayside or contact us on +44 (0) 7917 343058
* We offer occasional bird wildlife excursions subject to weather and tides. Grab an opportunity to view local wildlife which can include Heron, Oyster Catchers, Curlews, Cormorants, Eagrets and Swans.
* We can offer our boats for private function and party hire and also schools. Please see our trips page for further details.
* Many passengers return to Conwy year after year to experience our boat trips.

* Dogs are always welcome – no charge

* Prams and Pushchairs – no problem

* Most wheelchairs can be accommodated

"Half Hour Explorer Cruises -

Cruises up river offer views of lower Conwy Valley, Snowdonia and Glan Conwy. Cruises down river offer views of Llandudno West Shore, the Great Orme, Deganwy and distant views of Anglesey and Puffin Island.
One Hour Cruises

Our cruises can vary as follows:

1 hour up river (inland) with potential for spotting local wildlife including Shell Duck, Mallard, Herons and Eagrets etc
1 hour down river (towards the sea)
1 hour up and down river (half an hour each way) ideal for the maximum amount of sightseeing

Adults £9.50 | Seniors £9.00 | Children £6.00

Don’t forget to bring your binoculars and camera. Hot beverages available on board."

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Pictured at the Quay the Queen Victoria:
"The Queen Victoria was launched in 1987 offering under cover seating and toilet facilities, serving hot and cold beverages and suitable for private hire including schools. Licensed to carry 80 passengers and designed specifically for operating in Conwy.

A trip onboard the Queen Victoria is an ideal way to see the natural beauty of Conwy and Snowdonia. Including an informative commentary highlighting local points of interest and historical facts.

Please feel free to bring your fish n chips, ice creams, cakes, sandwiches etc on board."

SOURCE - (visit link)
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Adult Ticket Price in local currency: 7

Period/Days/Hours of Operation:
cruises run from February to October (tide permitting) For details of departure times and duration see boards on the quayside


Food/Drink available on board?: yes

Protection from the elements on board: Deck completely sheltered (Indoor cabin)

Address of the Ticket Counter:
Sightseeing Cruises
The Quay, Lower Gate Street
Conwy, Gwynedd Wales
LL32 8BB


Required Photos Will be Uploaded: yes

Restroom facilities on board?: Not Listed

Coordinates of the Ticket Counter: Not Listed

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