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10 Jul

Sail on the MV Balmoral

15 July to 19 September 2017
The MV Balmoral has been welcoming passengers on board and taking them on spectacular cruises around the great British coastline for over 65 years.  Originally built in 1949 the MV Balmoral has been carefully maintained throughout and lovingly brought back to her former glory.  Among the rugged seafaring mechanicals and authentic details, passengers are also provided with all the necessary comforts for modern day cruising.
Each excursion has been meticulously mapped out to provide the greatest coastal experience for passengers whether on glorious day trips or destination journeys, so enjoy one of these pleasure sailings which all leave Llandudno Pier.
Cruise Menai Strait & under Bridges, Saturday July 15th, 12:3
A great afternoon cruise. Join at Llandudno Pier to round the impressive Great Orme headland, cruise close to Puffin Island and into the Menai Strait. Admire the magnificent scenery of the Snowdonia Mountain range and continue under both the historic Telford & Britannia Bridges.
Cruise through Menai Strait & round Anglesey, Sunday July 16th, 12:15
Sail from Llandudno Pier through the spectacular Menai Strait & under the Britannia and Telford Bridges, past historic Caernarfon Castle, magnificent South Stack Lighthouse & Holyhead on your journey around the whole of Anglesey. Enjoy the dramatic & ever-changing coastline plus lots of wildlife throughout. This is one of the great coastal cruise experiences and is not to be missed.
Port St.Mary, Isle of Man, Monday July 17th, 09:30
Do not miss out on the chance to visit the Isle of Man direct from North Wales! MV Balmoral will sail to the picturesque Manx village of Port St Mary, a wonderful base for coastal walks and starting to explore the island. Please note: Passengers need to arrive 30 minutes before the ship departs for passenger registration.
Isle of Man with bus tour to Castletown, Monday July 17, 09:30
Do not miss out on the chance to visit the Isle of Man direct from North Wales! MV Balmoral will sail to the picturesque Manx village of Port St Mary before you disembark and join inclusive bus to Castletown, the ancient capital of Man. This gives you the chance to visit Rushen Castle, the Old House of Keys (the original Parliament building), the Old Grammar School & the Nautical Museum (all operated by Manx National Heritage). Please note: passengers need to arrive 30 minutes before departure times for passenger registration.
Isle of Man with bus tour to Port Erin, Monday July 17th, 09:30
Do not miss out on the chance to visit the Isle of Man direct from North Wales! MV Balmoral will sail to the picturesque Manx village of Port St Mary before you disembark and join inclusive bus to Port Erin. Port Erin is a bustling seaside village with Steam Railway, cafés, range of shops & beautiful sandy beach. If you are feeling energetic, climb up to Milner’s Tower on Bradda Head. Please note: passengers need to arrive 30 minutes before stated departure time for passenger registration.
Port St. Mary, Monday July 17th, 09:30
One-way crossing to Port St Mary on the Isle of Man.
Cruise round Anglesey, Tuesday July 18th, 11:00
Sail from Llandudno Pier through the spectacular Menai Strait & under the Britannia and Telford Bridges, past historic Caernarfon Castle, magnificent South Stack Lighthouse & Holyhead on your journey around the whole of Anglesey. Enjoy the dramatic & ever-changing coastline plus lots of wildlife throughout. This is one of the great coastal cruise experiences and is not to be missed.
Cruise around Anglesey, Wednesday July 19th, 12:00
Sail from elegant Llandudno past the impressive Great Orme and close to Puffin Island to begin your journey around the whole of Anglesey’s dramatic coast. Pass the magnificent South Stack Lighthouse & Holyhead, historic Caernarfon Castle and sail through the spectacular Menai Strait & under the Britannia and Telford Bridges. This is one of the great coastal cruise experiences and is not to be missed.
Cruise Anglesey Coast to Point Lynas / West Mouse, Wednesday September 6th, 11:15
Join at elegant Llandudno Pier and sail past the impressive Great Orme & close to Puffin Island, calling at Menai Bridge. Stay on board to follow the rocky coastline and sweeping beaches of the east coast of Anglesey all the way to Point Lynas. We continue to the rocky islet of West Mouse if time allows.
Early Bird Fare: Cruise around Anglesey, Thursday September 7th, 09:00
Sail from Llandudno Pier through the spectacular Menai Strait & under the Britannia and Telford Bridges, past historic Caernarfon Castle, magnificent South Stack Lighthouse & Holyhead on your journey around the whole of Anglesey. Enjoy the dramatic & ever-changing coastline plus lots of wildlife throughout. This is one of the great coastal cruise experiences and is not to be missed.
Special Sailing: 2 Castles & River Conwy, Friday September 8th, 11:30
Join the ship at Llandudno for this unusual day sailing to view two different historic sites. Don’t miss the special opportunity to sail up the River Conwy to view Deganwy Castle. Also admire Beaumaris Castle as you sail into the Menai Strait and call at Menai Bridge before returning.
Liverpool, Friday September 8th, 16:30
Join at elegant Llandudno Pier to sail along the North Wales coast, past Wallasey & into the famous River Mersey. View the busy shipping lanes and enjoy of the lights of the city centre before docking outside the iconic Liver Building. Passengers return by inclusive coach. One-way fares available.
Cruise to view Menai Bridge, Saturday September 9th, 13:00
Join the MV Balmoral for a lovely afternoon cruise rounding the Great Orme headland, passing close to Puffin Island and into the beautiful Menai Strait. Cruise towards Menai Bridge for a great view of the historic Telford Bridge.
Cruise Puffin Island & Red Wharf Bay, Sunday September 10th, 14:30
Join at elegant Llandudno Pier for a delightful short cruise. Sail past the impressive Great Orme, close to Puffin Island then up to Red Wharf Bay, a curved bight into Anglesey’s rugged coast. Famous for its miles of sandy beaches, low inland dunes & the impressive Castell Mawr Rock.
Cruise around Anglesey, Monday September 11th, 11:15
Sail from Llandudno Pier through the spectacular Menai Strait & under the Britannia and Telford Bridges, past historic Caernarfon Castle, magnificent South Stack Lighthouse & Holyhead on your journey around the whole of Anglesey. Enjoy the dramatic & ever-changing coastline plus lots of wildlife throughout. This is one of the great coastal cruise experiences and is not to be missed.
Cruise Menai Strait & around Anglesey, Tuesday September 12th, 12:00
Sail from Llandudno Pier through the spectacular Menai Strait & under the Britannia and Telford Bridges, past historic Caernarfon Castle, magnificent South Stack Lighthouse & Holyhead on your journey around the whole of Anglesey. Enjoy the dramatic & ever-changing coastline plus lots of wildlife throughout. This is one of the great coastal cruise experiences and is not to be missed.
Cruise Straits & under Menai Bridges [calling at Caernarfon], Wednesday September 13th, 11:45
Sail the wonderful Menai Strait! Joining at Llandudno Pier, round the Great Orme, passing close to Puffin Island. Admire the magnificent scenery of the Snowdonia Mountain range, the delightful town of Beaumaris & Bangor Pier before calling at Menai Bridge. Cruise under the Telford & Britannia Bridges and continue through the Straits towards Caernarfon, viewing the impressive Castle before returning by the same route.
Cruise Straits & under Menai Bridges, Caernarfon & Welsh Coast, Thursday September 14th, 13:15
Sail the wonderful Menai Strait! Joining at Llandudno Pier, round the Great Orme, passing close to Puffin Island. Admire the magnificent scenery of the Snowdonia Mountain range, the delightful town of Beaumaris & Bangor Pier before calling at Menai Bridge. Cruise under the Telford & Britannia Bridges and continue through the Straits towards Caernarfon, viewing the impressive Castle before returning by the same route.
Cruise around Anglesey, Friday September 15th, 12:00
Sail from Llandudno Pier through the spectacular Menai Strait & under the Britannia and Telford Bridges, past historic Caernarfon Castle, magnificent South Stack Lighthouse & Holyhead on your journey around the whole of Anglesey. Enjoy the dramatic & ever-changing coastline plus lots of wildlife throughout. This is one of the great coastal cruise experiences and is not to be missed.
Cruise & to view Menai Strait & under Bridges, Saturday September 16th, 13:00
Join at Llandudno’s elegant Pier for a delightful afternoon cruise, sailing round the Great Orme headland, close to Puffin Island and into the Menai Strait. Great a great view of the historic Telford Bridge. Don’t forget your camera!
Cruise Puffin Island & Red Wharf Bay, Sunday September 17th, 14:30
Join at elegant Llandudno Pier for a delightful short cruise. Sail past the impressive Great Orme, close to Puffin Island then up to Red Wharf Bay, a curved bight into Anglesey’s rugged coast. Famous for its miles of sandy beaches, low inland dunes & the impressive Castell Mawr Rock
Cruise Point Lynas, Monday September 18th, 14:30
Join at elegant Llandudno Pier for a delightful afternoon cruise. Sail past the impressive Great Orme & close to Puffin Island before following the rocky coastline and sweeping beaches of the east coast of Anglesey all the way to Point Lynas.
Cruise North Wales & Anglesey Coasts to South Stack Lighthouse, Tuesday September 19th, 11:00Make sure you are on board for this cruise of rugged and beautiful Anglesey coastline. Cruise the east coast of Anglesey, passing Point Lynas and heading round to Holyhead and the impressive South Stack Lighthouse before returning. Do not forget your camera!

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