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London & a Taste of Cruising

3 days from £199*
Departing: September 2017
* Price shown: 23 September 2017 from - - VQM

Sail south along the British coast

Enjoy a relaxed voyage south from Newcastle to Tilbury on this mini-cruise on board Magellan. After disembarking, we'll head into London for an overnight stay and the chance to visit some of the capital's amazing sights, shops, galleries and museums.

Discover life on board Magellan

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Tour Highlights And Inclusions

  • A guided coach sightseeing tour of London
  • 1 night's bed and English breakfast accommodation at a three-star standard hotel in London
  • 1 night's accommodation on board Magellan
  • Full-board arrangements on board including full breakfast, lunch, dinner, afternoon tea and midnight snacks
  • On-board entertainment as arranged
  • The services of a friendly, professional crew and cruise staff
  • Port charges and taxes

Single rooms, and single and upgrade cabins, are available for a supplement


Day One

Leaving your pick-up point, this morning we'll head to Newcastle, and board Magellan before she sets sail at lunchtime. As you skirt the coast you'll have time to meet fellow passengers, and enjoy the ship's fine facilities, first-class entertainment programme and excellent five-course dining.

Day Two

Our coach will be waiting to meet you, and carry you into London to your hotel, after you disembark Magellan in Tilbury, this morning. Following check-in you'll be free to spend the rest of the day exploring the city, though you may like to join our included coach sightseeing tour, which takes in Big Ben, St Paul's the Tower of London and Buckingham Palace.

Day Three

Continue exploring London, this morning, then board our coach in the mid-afternoon to begin the journey back to your original pick-up point.
Departure county Pick-up points
Meet At Port
Meet At Port Hull Port, Newcastle North Shields Port
Angus Dundee
Cheshire Altrincham, Chester, Crewe, Ellesmere Port, Knutsford Services M6, Macclesfield, Northwich, Poplar 2000 Services M6 M56, Runcorn, Sale, Stockport, Warrington, Wilmslow
Clwyd Colwyn Bay, Llandudno, Mold, Queensferry, Rhyl, Wrexham
Cumbria Carlisle, Kendal, Penrith
Derbyshire Chesterfield, Derby, Ilkeston
Dumfries And Galloway
Dumfries And Galloway Dumfries, Lockerbie
County Durham
County Durham Bishop Auckland, Darlington, Durham, Stockton On Tees
East Riding Of Yorkshire
East Riding Of Yorkshire Beverley, Hessle, Hull
Edinburgh Edinburgh
Falkirk Grangemouth
Fife Dunfermline
Glasgow Glasgow
Gwynedd Bangor
Herefordshire Hereford
Lancashire Accrington, Ashton Under Lyne, Blackburn, Blackpool, Bolton, Burnley, Bury, Chorley, Eccles, Lancaster, Leigh, Manchester, Middleton, Oldham, Preston, Prestwich, Rawtenstall, Rochdale, Wigan
Leicestershire Coalville, Donington Park Services M1, Hinckley, Leicester, Leicester Forest Services M1, Loughborough
Lincolnshire Boston, Cleethorpes, Gainsborough, Grantham, Grantham Services A1, Grimsby, Lincoln, Louth, Scunthorpe, Sleaford, Stamford
Merseyside Birkenhead, Liverpool, Southport, St Helens
North Yorkshire
North Yorkshire Harrogate, Middlesbrough, Northallerton, Redcar, Ripon, Selby, Skipton, Thirsk, York
Northumberland Morpeth
Nottinghamshire Hucknall, Mansfield, Newark, Nottingham, Retford, Sutton In Ashfield, Worksop
Oxfordshire Abingdon
Perth And Kinross
Perth And Kinross Perth
South Lanarkshire
South Lanarkshire Hamilton
South Yorkshire
South Yorkshire Barnsley, Doncaster, Rotherham, Sheffield, Woodall Services M1
Shropshire Shrewsbury, Telford
Staffordshire Burton Upon Trent, Cannock, Keele Services M6, Lichfield, Newcastle Under Lyme, Stafford, Stoke On Trent, Tamworth, Uttoxeter
Tyne & Wear
Tyne & Wear Gateshead, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Sunderland, Washington Services A1 M, Whitley Bay
West Midlands
West Midlands Birmingham, Coventry, Dudley, Halesowen, Solihull, Stourbridge, Sutton Coldfield, Walsall, West Bromwich, Wolverhampton
West Yorkshire
West Yorkshire Bradford, Dewsbury, Ferrybridge Services A1 M62, Halifax, Huddersfield, Keighley, Leeds, Pontefract, Shipley, Wakefield, Woolley Edge Services M1
Warwickshire Leamington Spa, Nuneaton, Rugby, Warwick
Worcestershire Bromsgrove, Evesham, Hopwood Services M42, Kidderminster, Malvern Link, Redditch, Worcester
Date Price From Code
23 September 2017
23 September 2017 £199.00 NB7VQM02

Magellan Cruise and London Area Hotel 

Your holiday will include a night sailing from Newcastle to London on board Magellan, and a night in a hotel in the London area. A range of cabins are available to choose from.

Further Information

Boarding your cruise

A valid passport is needed for this holiday, and you will need to have it with you in order to board Magellan.


Insurance is required for "Taste of Cruising" cruises on board Magellan. Newmarket Travel Insurance will be available during the booking process, and you will be required to declare any pre-existing medical conditions at the time of booking.

Paying your balance

Final balances are due 12 weeks prior to departure.

Coach seating arrangements

Your seats on the main coach will be allocated for you in advance, taking into consideration any special requests wherever possible. Your Tour Manager or driver will advise you where to sit as you board the coach. This will be your seat for the duration of the tour. (Seats are not allocated on any connecting services to and from the main coach.)

Joining your holiday

Your final travel documents, including the exact time and place of departure, will be sent to you approximately 10 days prior to departure, providing all payments have been made. We are unable to give exact departure times before this.

Meal arrangements

Where meals are not included, your Tour Manager will ensure there are suitable stops made for you to purchase and enjoy lunch and/or dinner each day.

Dress code

The dress code for dinner on board Magellan is smart - cocktail dresses, lounge suits and eveningwear.

Special requirements

If you have notified us of any special requirements, please check that they have been noted and acknowledged. This is especially important with any dietary needs you may have.

Disabled access

The majority of our tours involve a certain amount of walking, including a short walk from the coach stop to the town, attraction or venue you're visiting. Please noted that wheelchairs cannot be used on board and wheelchair assistance will not be available at Tilbury or Newcastle for this break.