Bank Holiday Picnic Cruise
Pack up your picnic and enjoy a relaxing sail on the historic Sailing Barge Victor. Departing from the Old Custom House at Ipswich Dock, pass through the marina lock gates and out onto the beautiful and historic River Orwell, travelling under the iconic Orwell Bridge. We will take a leisurely sail along the River Orwell and provide a suitable time and place for you to relax and enjoy the beautiful scenery whilst you enjoy your own picnic.
All drinks consumed must be purchased from our well stocked bar. Please note that the bar is cash only.
Under 16s: £19
Under 5s: Free (one free child per adult)
Sailing Times: Departs: 11.00am Returns: 4.00pm*
Departs from: Old Custom House, Common Quay, Ipswich, IP4 1BY
Tickets must be collected in advance from the Ipswich Tourist Information Centre, or can be posted to you for an additional fee. See below for further details.
Under 16s must be accompanied by a paying adult.
Please arrive a minimum of 15 mins before departure time as sailing times are constrained by tides and cannot be delayed under any circumstances.
*Please be advised that return times are not guaranteed due to the operation of the lock gates which is beyond our control.
This cruise is a none-catered cruise, but you are welcome to bring along your own picnic. All drinks consumed must be purchased from our well stocked bar, which is cash only.
Due to the historic nature of the barge, access onto and around the barge is limited. Please contact the Ipswich Tourist Information Centre for further details or if you have any concerns.
Pre-booked tickets are available to collect from the Ipswich Tourist Information Centre Monday to Saturday, 9.00am to 5.00pm (opening hours vary on bank holidays, please contact the Tourist Information Centre for details).
Tickets can be posted for a fee, please allow a minimum of 48 hours for delivery.
In the event of insufficient numbers, adverse weather or mechanical failure, Sailing Barge Victor reserves the right to offer a full refund or places on an alternative cruise date. See www.sbvictor.co.uk for full terms and conditions of sailing.
For all enquiries regarding Sailing Barge Victor, please contact the Ipswich Tourist Information Centre: