Take a fantastic Pontcysyllte Aqueduct boat trip, and
cruise over one of the top North Wales visitor
The perfect trip whatever the weather, our modern
purpose built boat offers fully weatherproof heated passenger
accomodation which provides for a fabulous trip come rain or
There is a licenced bar on
board and food and light refreshments can be ordered in
Trip A - Llangollen to Froncysyllte - 2
picturesque Llangollen Wharf on our canal boat "Thomas Telford" and
enjoy two hours of peaceful cruising through the stunning Dee
valley, recently awarded 'World Heritage Status'.
A live commentary from your skipper gives you the history, local
knowledge and up to date gossip along the way.
A fully stocked bar can supply whatever refreshment you need, and
why not book a light lunch to enjoy while you cruise?
The journey finishes over the famous and thrilling Pontcysyllte
aqueduct, built by Thomas Telford in 1805 and unsurpassed to this
day in its simplicity and engineering achievement. A courtesy coach
waits to bring you back to Llangollen to enjoy the rest of the
Price: Adult £14.00, Child £12.00
Trip B - Return Journey to Bryn
Howel - 2 Hours
A 2 hour return journey from Froncysyllte to Bryn Howel, making a
double crossing of the famous aqueduct which has recently been
awarded 'World Heritage Status'.(Check in at the Wharf 15
minutes before the scheduled start of your trip.)
For those of you that the thrill of the
aqueduct, 126 feet above the River Dee, is the highlight of the
trip, this is the journey to take. Two crossings in two hours, as
the opening and finale, make this trip unique indeed.
A fully stocked bar provides something to steady the nerves of the
less daring, or a celebratory toast for those who marvel at this
remarkable feat of engineering, still unsurpassed 2 centuries after
it first opened.
A courtesy coach whisks you from Llangollen Wharf to the aqueduct
to start your journey and returns you to Llangollen afterwards.
Price: Adult £14.00, Child
Please note the "B" trip runs very
rarely. More usually there would be an "A" trip and a "C" trip each
Trip C - Froncysyllte to Llangollen
Wharf - 2 Hours
A 2 hour single journey from Froncysyllte to Llangollen Wharf a
courtesy coach takes you from Llangollen Wharf to Froncysyllte.
(Check in at the Wharf 15 minutes before the scheduled
start of your trip.)
Start your trip by crossing the mighty
Pontcysyllte aqueduct aboard our canal boat "Thomas Telford". After
that excitement, relax and enjoy the scenery of the Dee valley
(recently awarded 'world heritage status') as you journey
along the most beautiful canal in Great Britain.
A fully stocked bar will serve whatever drinks you require to make
your voyage complete. A live commentary will point out places of
interest and give you any historical facts worthy of note as you
go. Arrive in the busy but picturesque town of Llangollen two
hours after the start of your trip.
We can serve Welsh Cream Teas on this trip
if ordered in advance.
Price: Adult £14.00, Child
Motorised canal boat trips on the "Thomas Telford" run
twice every day throughout the season, the first trip at 12.15 hrs
from Llangollen Wharf, and the second at 14.00 hrs.
Check in at the Wharf 15 minutes before your scheduled
departure time. Please note that in peak times we may be operating
an additional trip at 10am.
Please ring +44 (0)1978 860702 in advance to confirm
sailing times, seat availability and to reserve your tickets or
book on line by clicking on the "BookNow" button
Note:- Trips will be released for booking 2
weeks before the operating date.
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