River Explorer Cruise (50-minute full loop):
Arrive at Pier Head on the River Mersey at least 15 minutes before your chosen ferry departure. Ferries leave hourly between 10am and 4pm.
Step aboard and cruise along Liverpool’s UNESCO World Heritage waterfront, passing sights such as the Royal Liver Building. Explore the information zones and learn about Liverpool’s maritime and musical history via the onboard commentary, including how The Beatles performed on the Mersey ferries’ ‘Riverboat Shuffles’ of the 1960s.
Opt to break your journey at the Seacombe, Woodside and Wirral stops, and at Woodside, enjoy included admission to the U-boat Story museum, based on a World War II German U-boat.
City Explorer Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour + Tower Experience:
At Pier Head, board the City Explorer bus with your 24-hour pass. Buses run every 30 minutes and travel around sights including the Cavern Club and Albert Dock. Hop off at stops of interest or stay aboard for a great overview of the city complemented by the live onboard commentary.
Be sure to disembark at Liverpool Anglican Cathedral for your included visit to The Tower Experience. Take the elevators and stairs up the 500-foot (154-meter) Tower, and behold the spectacular city views — on a clear day, look for the Blackpool Tower!
See the Itinerary for a list of bus stops.