Clipper Race Viewing Cruise

Clipper Race Viewing Cruise: Sunday 20 August 2017

Sail alongside the world's largest fleet of 70-foot racing yachts on Sunday 20th August with the iconic Mersey Ferries, as the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race returns to Liverpool.

Our special viewing cruise will give you a unique opportunity to view the parade of sail and follow the vessels as far as we can, as they set sail on their epic eleven month adventure.

Come and celebrate the first leg of the 40,000 nautical mile long challenge and wish the 700 strong crew luck as they sail towards South America. There will be live music, commentary about the race and interesting sail facts about the maritime history of Liverpool during this exciting sailing on the River Mersey.

Tickets for this spectacular event are only £35. To book, click the link below.


A licensed bar and light snacks will also be available to buy on board the ferry.

Boarding at Seacombe, Wirral at 10am and Pier Head, Liverpool at 10.10am on Sunday 20th August. The cruise lasts approximately 3 hours.

The live music performance is situated on the upper deck, which is accessible by stairs only. The main deck of the vessel is fully accessible and includes accessible toilet and bar area.