River Commentary - Sunday 27 August (1.00pm)

River Commentary - Sunday 27 August (1.00pm)

Ticket Type

Our Price: £12.00

River Commentary (3 hour trip)

Enjoy a relaxing afternoon on board the ferry and listen to a fascinating live commentary by our popular guide John Grundy. The ferry will sail to the mouth of the river and then on to Newcastle and back again where you’ll see many historic monuments along the way, and you get to sail under the iconic Millennium Bridge!  A fun and leisurely way to spend a Sunday afternoon!  
You can find out more about John at http://www.nexus.org.uk/ferry/river-trips/meet-your-guide.


Ticket price includes a 3 hour trip with live river commentary. If you're travelling from North Shields your ticket can be used for a FREE RETURN TRIP to/from South Shields.

*Note: Your Order Confirmation email will be your ticket - you will need to print this out and bring it with you when you board the ferry.


Ferry departs from South Shields ferry landing at 1.00pm (sailing South Shields-Pier Heads-NewcastleGateshead Quaysides-South Shields).  You can board up to 30 minutes prior to the trip.  Ferry returns to South Shields landing at 4.00pm - see http://www.nexus.org.uk/ferry/ferry-landings.

Wheelchair users (please note)

There are limited spaces available for wheelchairs.  If you, or member(s) of your party, are wheelchair-users you MUST ring Nexus Customer Services on 0191 20 20 747 prior to making a booking so they can confirm a place is available for you.