Day trip prices and booking

Great value trips on the Grand Union

Our prices include the services of the crew and a skipper. A “priority rate” applies for care homes, schools, youth groups and those arranging trips for people who are disabled or disadvantaged.  We offer free introductory trips for children and young people with special needs.

Half day and evening trips last up to 4 hours. Full days are up to 7 hours, daylight permitting. 

Up to 12 People
“Sheldrake 2” and “Close Shave”
Jan – Mar
Nov – Dec
April – May
Sep – Oct
Jun – Aug
Standard RateWinterSpring & AutumnSummer
Full day£145£210£265
Half day/evening£100£145£185
Priority Rate*
Full Day£105£145£185
Half day/evening£70£95£120
Up to 35 people
“Sheldrake 3”
Jan – Mar
Nov – Dec
April – May
Sep – Oct
Jun – Aug
Standard RateWinterSpring & AutumnSummer
Full day£280£445£550
Half day/evening£195£315£385
Priority rate*
Full day£210£290£370
Half day/evening£135£190£240

Complimentary taster trips for special needs children

Thanks to a generous legacy, we are able to offer free introductory trips for children and young people with special needs. Click here for the application form.

Book now

We are open for business throughout the year, but you need to book at least one month in advance of your proposed trip date. Late Spring and Summer dates book fast, so we recommend even earlier reservations for these to be sure of getting your preferred date. Don’t miss out, book today! Please complete the booking enquiry form or call our friendly bookings team on 01923 723819 (option 1) Mon-Fri 9-5.

We currently prefer payment by bank transfer – Bank account details are included on the invoice.  At the moment we have no facilities to pay by card. Cheque payments are also acceptable.

Bookings are subject to these terms and conditions