Visit Maldon - Boat Trips

Boat Trips

People boarding a sailing barge ready for a trip from Maldon
 
The Viking Saga departs from the sea wall between Promenade Park and The Hythe for 40 minute excursions out past Heybridge Basin towards Osea Island and then back in the opposite direction. Longer trips are also available.

Click here for details of trip dates and times
 
The Elver is based at Heybridge Basin and offers one and two hour cruises along the canal towards Beeleigh
Rowing boat hire is also available.

Click here for more details
 
SB Kitty approching Hythe Quay at Maldon Topsail Charters operate sailing barge trips from Maldon's Hythe Quay

Why not take one of these boat trips?

Friday 28th April 2017  | 1330-1530 Departing from The Hythe Quay, Maldon
AFTERNOON TEA BARGE CRUISE
A Two Island Sail from Maldon Quay to Osea Island & Back incl. scone, cream & jam and homemade cake.
Adults £33, children £24
Contact Topsail Charters on The Hythe Quay, Maldon 01621 857567 or visit their Website for details

Sunday 30th April 2017  | 1500-1700 Departing from The Hythe Quay, Maldon
TWO ISLAND CREAM TEA CRUISE
A two hour cruise from Maldon Quay past Northea island to Osea Island back with optional cream tea.
Adults £23, children £14. Add cream tea £6.50
Contact Topsail Charters on The Hythe Quay, Maldon 01621 857567 or visit their Website for details

Monday 1st May 2017  | 1545-1745 Departing from The Hythe Quay, Maldon
TWO ISLAND CREAM TEA CRUISE
A two hour cruise from Maldon Quay past Northea island to Osea Island back with optional cream tea.
Adults £23, children £14. Add cream tea £6.50
Contact Topsail Charters on The Hythe Quay, Maldon 01621 857567 or visit their Website for details

Saturday 6th May 2017  | 1000-2100 Departing from The Hythe Quay, Maldon
HISTORY DAY SAIL
A relaxing day trip to the mouth of the river and back, with local historian Stephen Nunn talking about barges, Maldon as a port and the River Blackwater
£65 fully catered from morning coffee to supper.
Contact Topsail Charters on The Hythe Quay, Maldon 01621 857567 or visit their Website for details



Sunday 14th May 2017  | 1415-1615 Departing from The Hythe Quay, Maldon
AFTERNOON TEA BARGE CRUISE
A Two Island Sail from Maldon Quay to Osea Island & Back incl. scone, cream & jam, homemade cake and glass of Prosecco
Adults £37.50, children £25
Contact Topsail Charters on The Hythe Quay, Maldon 01621 857567 or visit their Website for details

Friday 26th May 2017  | 1230-1430 Departing from The Hythe Quay, Maldon
TWO ISLAND LUNCH CRUISE
A two hour cruise from Maldon Quay past Northea island to Osea Island and back. Includes Buntings Cheese & Ham Ploughmans with Apple & Blackberry Crumble.
£39.00
Contact Topsail Charters on The Hythe Quay, Maldon 01621 857567 or visit their Website for details

Friday 9th June 2017  | 1215-1415 Departing from The Hythe Quay, Maldon
TWO ISLAND LUNCH CRUISE
A two hour cruise from Maldon Quay past Northea island to Osea Island and back. Includes Buntings Cheese & Ham Ploughmans with Apple & Blackberry Crumble.
£39.00
Contact Topsail Charters on The Hythe Quay, Maldon 01621 857567 or visit their Website for details

Monday 12th June 2017  | 1400-1600 Departing from The Hythe Quay, Maldon
AFTERNOON TEA BARGE CRUISE
A Two Island Sail from Maldon Quay to Osea Island & Back incl. scone, cream & jam and homemade cake.
Adults £33, children £24
Contact Topsail Charters on The Hythe Quay, Maldon 01621 857567 or visit their Website for details

Saturday 17th June 2017  | 0600-1700 Departing from The Hythe Quay, Maldon
BLACKWATER BARGE RACE DAY SAIL
A day sail to follow up to a dozen racing barges, great spectator day. Fully catered from breakfast to afternoon tea
Adults £70, children £50
Contact Topsail Charters on The Hythe Quay, Maldon 01621 857567 or visit their Website for details



Sunday 18th June 2017  | 0700-1800 Departing from The Hythe Quay, Maldon
SECRETS OF THE BLACKWATER DAY SAIL
A relaxing day exploring the River Blackwater, past Mersea and Bradwell and into the mouth of the River Colne before returning. Fully catered from breakfast to afternoon tea.
Adults £65, children £45
Contact Topsail Charters on The Hythe Quay, Maldon 01621 857567 or visit their Website for details

Monday 19th June 2017  | 1930-2130 Departing from The Hythe Quay, Maldon
SUNSET CRUISE
A relaxing two hour sail from Maldon Quay past Northea Island to Osea Island & back.
£23. Add a ploughmans £11, seafood platter £20
Contact Topsail Charters on The Hythe Quay, Maldon 01621 857567 or visit their Website for details

Friday 23rd June 2017  | 1115-1315 Departing from The Hythe Quay, Maldon
TWO ISLAND LUNCH CRUISE
A two hour cruise from Maldon Quay past Northea island to Osea Island and back. Includes Buntings Cheese & Ham Ploughmans with Apple & Blackberry Crumble.
£39.00
Contact Topsail Charters on The Hythe Quay, Maldon 01621 857567 or visit their Website for details

Monday 26th June 2017  | 1345-1545 Departing from The Hythe Quay, Maldon
AFTERNOON TEA BARGE CRUISE
A Two Island Sail from Maldon Quay to Osea Island & Back incl. scone, cream & jam and homemade cake.
Adults £33, children £24
Contact Topsail Charters on The Hythe Quay, Maldon 01621 857567 or visit their Website for details

Monday 3rd July 2017  | 2000-2130 Departing from The Hythe Quay, Maldon
SUNSET CRUISE
A relaxing evening sail from Maldon Quay past Northea Island to Osea Island & back.
£23. Add a ploughmans £11, seafood platter £20
Contact Topsail Charters on The Hythe Quay, Maldon 01621 857567 or visit their Website for details

Monday 10th July 2017  | 1300-1500 Departing from The Hythe Quay, Maldon
TWO ISLAND LUNCH CRUISE
A two hour cruise from Maldon Quay past Northea island to Osea Island and back. Includes Buntings Cheese & Ham Ploughmans with Apple & Blackberry Crumble.
£39.00
Contact Topsail Charters on The Hythe Quay, Maldon 01621 857567 or visit their Website for details

Tuesday 18th July 2017  | 1900-2100 Departing from The Hythe Quay, Maldon
SUNSET CRUISE
A relaxing evening sail from Maldon Quay past Northea Island to Osea Island & back.
£23. Add a ploughmans £11, seafood platter £20
Contact Topsail Charters on The Hythe Quay, Maldon 01621 857567 or visit their Website for details

Wednesday 26th July 2017  | 1415-1615 Departing from The Hythe Quay, Maldon
AFTERNOON TEA BARGE CRUISE
A Two Island Sail from Maldon Quay to Osea Island & Back incl. scone, cream & jam and homemade cake.
Adults £33, children £24
Contact Topsail Charters on The Hythe Quay, Maldon 01621 857567 or visit their Website for details

Monday 31st July 2017  | 1800-2000 Departing from The Hythe Quay, Maldon
SUNSET CRUISE
A relaxing evening sail from Maldon Quay past Northea Island to Osea Island & back.
£23. Add a ploughmans £11, seafood platter £20
Contact Topsail Charters on The Hythe Quay, Maldon 01621 857567 or visit their Website for details

Tuesday 8th August 2017  | 1245-1445 Departing from The Hythe Quay, Maldon
TWO ISLAND LUNCH CRUISE
A two hour cruise from Maldon Quay past Northea island to Osea Island and back. Includes Buntings Cheese & Ham Ploughmans with Apple & Blackberry Crumble.
Adults £39.00, children £29.50
Contact Topsail Charters on The Hythe Quay, Maldon 01621 857567 or visit their Website for details

Thursday 10th August 2017  | 1400-1600 Departing from The Hythe Quay, Maldon
AFTERNOON TEA BARGE CRUISE
A Two Island Sail from Maldon Quay to Osea Island & Back incl. scone, cream & jam and homemade cake.
Adults £33, children £24
Contact Topsail Charters on The Hythe Quay, Maldon 01621 857567 or visit their Website for details

Wednesday 16th August 2017  | 1830-2030 Departing from The Hythe Quay, Maldon
SUNSET CRUISE
A relaxing evening sail from Maldon Quay past Northea Island to Osea Island & back.
£23. Add a ploughmans £11, seafood platter £20
Contact Topsail Charters on The Hythe Quay, Maldon 01621 857567 or visit their Website for details

 
The Maldon Mud Race is on Sunday May 7 - click for details
 
BEELEIGH ABBEY GARDENS
The gardens at Beeleigh Abbey will be open to the public again this year on selected days. Click here for details
 
SPLASH PARK OPENING DATES
Details of the opening dates and times for this year are now available. Click here for details
 
Carters Steam Fair