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Day Cruises

Whatever the cruise, Blue Funnel is here to create an impression you will never forget.

All cruises have full bar facilities available selling hot and cold beverages, soft and alcoholic drinks and various light snacks. Various meals are available to pre-order. 

Full commentary is provided on all day cruises.

Southampton Harbour Tour

Witness the sights and sounds of Southampton’s busy docks, from the Historic dockland wall dating back to the 1840’s, through to the modern and large Cruise Ships, such as the Queen Elizabeth, Queen Victoria, Queen Mary 2, Independence of the Seas, Oriana and Arcadia and many more that now regularly dock here. View the departure point for the ill fated RMS Titanic when she sailed in 1912.

Duration 1 Hour
Adult 7.50
OAP 7.00
Child 4.50
Family (2+2) £20.00

For Dates of cruises see itinerary.

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Two Rivers Cruise (The extended harbour tour)

As the Harbour Tour above, taking in views of the Rivers Itchen and Test, also giving views of the cruise liners and further views up the historic River Itchen.

Duration 1½ Hour
Adult 10.95
OAP 9.95
Child 5.95

For Dates of cruises see itinerary.

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Hamble River Cruise

Cruising down Southampton Water to view the yachting harbour of the River Hamble. Previously home to the popular TV series Howards Way, and taking some very spectacular views.

Duration 2 Hours
Adult 12.95
OAP 11.95
Child 6.95

For Dates of cruises see itinerary.

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Three Rivers Cruise

The Rivers Itchen, Hamble and Test provide this 3 hour cruise combining scenic views of the Hamble as well as the industrial docks on the Test and Itchen with views of cruise liners when in port.

Duration 3 Hours
Adult 16.95
OAP 15.95
Child 10.95

For Dates of cruises see itinerary.

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Four Rivers Cruise

Spectacular scenic views of the Hamble and Beaulieu Rivers, together with the Rivers Itchen and Test, and the Cruise Ships when in the Port. See Cowes and the River Medina for an extra £1 per person.

Duration 4 ½ - 5  Hours
Adult 22.50
OAP 21.00
Child 12.00

For Dates of cruises see itinerary.

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Day to Beaulieu - Landing

A day out to this beautiful location with an hour spent ashore. Entrance to the Bucklers Hard museum included in your ticket price along with a ham or cheese ploughman's lunch. The cruise down to Beaulieu will offer you scenic views of the Solent and commentary on points of interest. PLEASE SEE 'SPECIAL EVENTS' ON THE ITINERARY PAGE FOR DATES

Duration 5.5  Hours    Please be aware this cruise could over run slightly depending on tides
Adult 25
OAP 25
Child 15.00

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Day to Portsmouth - Landing

Sail with us down to Portsmouth, view the Royal Navy before landing at Gunwharf. Enjoy up to a couple of hours ashore where you can shop in its popular retail outlet or have a leisurely lunch in one of the many waterfront restaurants and cafes. When cruising back have a complimentary cream tea on us.  PLEASE SEE 'SPECIAL EVENTS' ON THE ITINERARY FOR DATES ON THE LANDING CRUISE

Duration 6  Hours    Please be aware this cruise could over run slightly depending on tides & vessel used
Adult 22.95
OAP 22.95
Child 15.00

We also offer a non-landing cruise down to Portsmouth and around the Naval & Historic Dockyards with commentary

Duration 4.5 Hours    Please be aware this cruise could over run slightly depending on tides & vessel used
Adult 22.50
OAP 21.00
Child 12.00

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Scenic Solent

Included is a cruise to Cowes on the Isle of Wight, and time ashore at the main venue for many popular sailing regattas.

Duration 4 ½ Hours     Please be aware this cruise could over run slightly depending on tides & vessel used
Adult 22.50
OAP 21.00
Child 12.00

For Dates of cruises see itinerary.

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Cowes Week Specials

Experience the sights & sounds of Cowes Week while cruising aboard one of our vessels. Savour the excitement of this world renowned yachting event. Enjoy up to 2 hours ashore and a complimentary cream tea on your return journey.

Duration 6 Hours   Please be aware this cruise could over run slightly depending on tides & vessel used
Adult 22.95
OAP 22.95
Child 15.00

For Dates of cruises see itinerary.

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Beaulieu River Cruises running from Bucklers Hard

Take a cruise along the scenic  Beaulieu River from the picturesque village of Bucklers Hard. From April - October

30 min Tour Fares

5.00Adult

4.50OAP

3.00Child

12.50amily 11 2 adult + 2 child - 2 adult + 3 child - 1 adult + 4 child

Subject to Bucklers Hard admission charges during opening hours. Book with Blue Funnel, Bucklers Hard admissions, or turn up for a Beaulieu River Cruise.

Duration Running from 1100 - 1630 - Admission fee applies - No pre-booking required

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Lunch Cruises

Why not enjoy a superb two course set meal with 2.5 hr cruise   or  3 hour cruise with the three course set meal while sailing Southampton's Waterways including the Docks. Pleasant background music is played and commentary offered on points of interest. Give Mum a day off and surprise her with a lunch afloat. Or give Dad a treat and bring him along to our Fathers Day Lunch Cruise. Group bookings welcome. You will find all scheduled dates on the itinerary page which is updated throughout the year with new cruises. Contact the office for information on the set menus. All dietary requirements are catered to as much as possible with prior notice.

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Christmas Lunch Cruises

Again we offer two different cruise options, the 2.5 hour cruise with a 2 course set meal followed by coffee & mince pies or the longer 3 hour cruise including a reception glass of sherry, 3 course set traditional Christmas dinner finished with coffee & mince pies.

Whatever the occasion, you can be sure that it will be a day and meal for the whole family to remember. All dietary requirements catered for as much as possible with prior notice. (we cannot 100% guarantee our food products are nut free)

Duration:

Lunch Cruises  2.5 or 3 Hours
Cruise Includes:  Meal, Commentary and Background Music. Bars Open for the Duration of the Cruise
Adult: £21.95 - 25.95     Child 10.95 - 14.95

 

Duration:

Christmas Lunch Cruise - Adult:    21.95 - 27.95                Mother's Day Lunch   21.50 with gift for mum
Christmas Lunch Cruise - Child:    11.95 - 15.95                 Father's Day Lunch    21.50 complimentary pint for Dad
Price includes meal and cruise.

For Dates of cruises see itinerary.

   

Sailaways 

These special events are designed around the cruise ships and where possible their departures from the port of Southampton.

Sailing past each ship we offer commentary on the ships and their schedules. As they leave post we aim to follow them up Southampton's waters as much as time allows.

We also offer specially extended harbour tours on selected dates to view these ships while docked.

please see the itinerary page for dates and information or call us on 02380 223278 for a brochure

 

*Pictures for illustration purposes only

 

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