Cruises

Cruises: Port of Sunderland and North Sea

Make the most of The Tall Ships Races in Sunderland by enjoying a voyage on one of the spectacular ships.

Your voyage will take you past the historic Roker Pier and Lighthouse and out into the North Sea for a memorable Tall Ship sailing experience.To make your experience truly sensational you are welcome to join the crew hoisting the sails and navigating through the coastal waters of Sunderland, or of course, enjoy a more relaxed experience, taking in the beautiful views.

There are also exclusive opportunities to make your trip unforgettable by being part of the highlight of the event, the Parade of Sail. On Saturday 14 July you and your guests will have the rare opportunity to sail with all the race participants past the crowded shore line in the build-up to the beginning of the Race. Please note these places are limited.

Package prices start at £99 per person for short cruises (2 hours) and
£159 per person for longer cruises (3.5 hours)

Reserved parking is available at £10 per car or £40 per coach.

Check-in at the Tall Ships Reception Area where you and your guests will be welcomed aboard your Tall Ship with an arrival drink. From your ship you will have the opportunity to see many of the largest participants including the stunning Mir and Christian Radich which are true ‘Cathedrals of the Sea’.

During the cruise your choice of catering will be served by the friendly and professional crew. Evening cruises will end with a fireworks finale.

Catering options:
• Short cruises: finger food or buffet
• Longer cruises: buffet or luxury buffet
• Parade of Sail: buffet or luxury buffet

All packages include:
• Prime location
• Reception facilities
• Exclusive use of the Tall Ship
• Excellent catering services covering a wide variety of menu options
• Bar facilities (wine, beer, soft drinks, juices, coffee, tea)

Please contact us for more information or if you would like to make a booking. It will be our pleasure to help you find the perfect corporate hospitality package.

Sales Team Corporate Hospitality
Sail Greenwich Ltd, Official Hospitality and Cruises Supplier
E: TallShipsHospitality@sunderland.gov.uk
T: 0191 561 2111

You can also fill in our information request form and a member of the hospitality team will contact you directly regarding your requirements. 

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