Escape the hustle and bustle of the city to a place where you can take in NewcastleGateshead’s finest and most famous riverside scenery.
A River Escapes sightseeing cruise offers an unrivalled way to experience one of the North’s great cities and its evolving industries, taking you from past to present, from the once thriving maritime heritage, to world renowned landmarks such as the Gateshead Millennium Bridge, Tyne Bridge, The Sage Gateshead and the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art.
Please note when purchasing a ticket at the quayside we only accept cash, although we do accept credit/debit cards on our Fortuna vessel only when purchasing food or drink from the bar
Each cruise is accompanied by fascinating commentary from River Escapes’ knowledgeable guides who on each return journey will answer your questions and discuss any aspect of the cruise. While on board why not sit back and relax with a drink from the bar or enjoy one of the tempting snacks on offer in the comfortable surroundings. Scheduled cruises run throughout the year.