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Barge Greta Sailing Cruises

Information & Booking Page

SB Greta under full sail

SB Greta sailing the Thames Estuary

Diary Dates

See the Coastal Towns Events Website for everything that's happening including the Thames, North Kent Coast, Essex Barge Matches & Regattas

Barge sailing is a leisurely way to see the sights, up to 6 hours at sea on our trips that run throughout the summer season from April/May - September/October from Whitstable Harbour see the ScrapBook Pages for Whistable & the North Kent Coast

What can I see?

Here are photographs of some of our Thames Estuary Trips : 1 : 2 : 3 : 4 : 5 :

N.B We no longer run RiB Boat Trips from Whitstable or Herne Bay

Useful General Information

Car Parking: Whitstable - Pay & Display at the Gorral Tank opposite the Harbour

Wear suitable comfortable clothing on deck wear to stay warm & dry, no high heels or flip-flops please

We recommend use of sun glasses, sun hats & UV sun protection for all trips

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Bring your camera at your own risk & beware of sea spray

Regular brews of Tea & Coffee are provided freely on the Barge, bring your own picnic & other liquid refreshments

Safety first, vessels are skippered by competent crews with marine radio, life preservation & safety equipment aboard

We work closely with the local harbour authorities, the RNLI, Coast Guard & Local Council

N.B You must ring number on confirmation email/voucher before setting out for the port as all trips are weather dependent & are sometimes subject to cancellation for circumstances beyond skippers control

Still undecided, then navigate from here for more pictures & the history of our Thames Sailing Barge

Buy in advance to mark a Birthday, Anniversary or just for fun Barge Sailing Vouchers can be used on any of our trips & for parties of up to 12 subject to space availability or join a scheduled sailing details below

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2015 Season

Weekday Sailing Vouchers

£48

Leisurely weekday Barge Sailings into the Thames Estuary are camera friendly & include the Maunsell Sea Forts, the Windfarm on the Kentish Mud Flats, Round the Island, &Wreck of the Montgomery. Sailing are from Whitstable Harbour & normally around 6 hours Purchase a Weekday Sailing Voucher More Information

2015 Season

Weekend Sailing Vouchers

£54

Leisurely weekend Barge Sailings into the Thames Estuary are camera friendly & include the Maunsell Sea Forts, the Windfarm on the Kentish Mud Flats, Round the Island, &Wreck of the Montgomery. Sailing are from Whitstable Harbour & normally around 6 hours Purchase a Weekend Sailing Voucher More Information

2015 Season

Weekday Sailing Charter Vouchers

£580

Exclusive Weekday Sailing Barge Charters for 12 people into the Thames Estuary see the Maunsell Sea Forts, the Windfarm on the Kentish Mud Flats, Round the Island, &Wreck of the Montgomery. Sailing are from Whitstable Harbour & normally around 6 hours Purchase a Weekday Barge Sailing Charter Voucher More Information

2015 Season

Weekend Sailing Charter Vouchers

£650

Exclusive Weekend Sailing Barge Charters for 12 people into the Thames Estuary see the Maunsell Sea Forts, the Windfarm on the Kentish Mud Flats, Round the Island, &Wreck of the Montgomery. Sailing are from Whitstable Harbour & normally around 6 hours Purchase a Weekend Barge Sailing Charter Voucher More Information

Bookings are made on-line with secure payment through PayPal

Please email for Corporate Sailings & Special Bookings

N.B. To redeem your voucher call our skipper Steve direct on the number provided

SB Greta from Red Sands Fort

SB Greta viewed from the top of Red Sands Fort

Booking Terms: You must confirm your place(s) by a telephone call to our skipper(s) number as shown on deposit notice in advance of sailing date

All trips are weather dependant, whilst we will endeavour to give adequate notice of cancellation, clients need to accept trips may occasionally be subject to late cancellation due to circumstances beyond our control

In which case an alternative date will be offered. At the discretion of the operator full refunds will be given up to 48 hours if voyage is cancelled due to adverse weather or mitigating circumstances

Sailing Vouchers must be returned for refund & may attract a small handling fee

The final responsibility to check sailing will go ahead as scheduled is the passengers

The operator reserves the right to amend or revise trips as necessary in the interests of client's safety

Third party insurance is provided excluding personal effects carried at own risk


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