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December 2018

Santa Cruise
Santa Cruise

Come on board the Vintage Broadsman with Santa and his Pixies for an hour of Family Festive Fun. The Pixies will serve mulled wine and mince pies for the adults and a soft drink and festive cookie for the children. While Santa’s sleigh is flying overhead, children can take part in our seasonal quiz, sing along to Christmas songs and enter our colouring or drawing competition. Santa will then land on the roof, and come down into the cosy saloon with a sack bursting full of named quality presents for all the 1-15 year olds. Presents can be available for under 1’s at £5.00

£13.00 for all tickets, under 1 year old go free

Booking is essential for the Santa Cruise, please call the office on 01603 782207 

Saturday 1st, Sunday 2nd, Saturday 8th, Sunday 9th, Saturday 15th, Sunday 16th, Wednesday 19th, Thursday 20th, Friday 21st, Saturday 22nd, Sunday 23rd December 2018

11am, 1pm and 3pm

Duration: 1 hour

 

Monday 24th December 2018

11am and 1pm

Duration: 1 hour

Festive Cruise on the Queen of the Broads
Festive Cruise on the Queen of the Broads

New for 2018!!!

Adults are not forgotten at Broads Tours this festive season, with 2 days of special mulled wine and mince pie trips.

The Queen of the Broads will depart from Wroxham with an entertaining live commentary on the outward journey, where your skipper will explain the origins of the Broads, whilst pointing out the local wildlife and any other points of interest. On the return journey sit back and listen to Christmas music and soak up the festive atmosphere on board – the perfect way to kick start your Christmas celebrations.

Sunday 9th December and Sunday 16th December 2018

£13.00 for all tickets

Departure Times: 11:30am and 14:00

Duration: 1½ hours

Booking required, please contact the office on 01603 782207 to book

  • Timetable
    DateTimesAvailability
    9 Dec11:30Available
    9 Dec14:00Available
    16 Dec11:30Available
    16 Dec14:00Available

February 2019

Children Go Free for February Half Term
Children Go Free for February Half Term

Join Broads Tours this Half Term for a trip on the Broads National Park, where Children Go Free!

Your skipper will give a live and entertaining commentary, discussing the history of the Broads and pointing out all the wildlife, don’t forget to tick them all off on your bird spotting sheet! Max 2 free children per every full paying adult.

Saturday 16th February 2019 to Sunday 24th February 2019 inclusive

11:30am and 2pm both for 1.5 hours

£9.50 per adult, children go free, max 2 per every fare paying adult

For more information please contact the office on 01603 782207

March 2019

Mother’s Day Special Trip
Mother’s Day Special Trip

Why not treat your Mum this Mother’s Day to a trip out on the magical Norfolk Broads? You will be welcomed on board by our Skipper and Crew who will look after you the entire time. During the trip your experienced Skipper will give a full live commentary, discussing the history of the Broads and pointing out the abundance of wildlife. Then see our crew for a complimentary glass of wine for all the Mum’s on board!

Sunday 31st March 2019

11:30am and 2pm both for 1.5 hours

£9.50 per adult, £6.00 per child, under 5’s go free

For more information please contact the office on 01603 782207

April 2019

Easter Special Boat Trip
Easter Special Boat Trip

Easter is a magical time of year on the Broads, and it’s even more special here at Broads Tours! So why not join us on board one of our large passenger trip boats for a special trip, where children can take part in a Nature Quiz, don’t forget to listen carefully to the Skippers commentary for clues! There is also a free to enter colouring and drawing competition. After finishing the Nature Quiz simply bring it to the bar for an Easter Egg for all the children on board!

Friday 19th April to Monday 22nd April 2019 Inclusive

11:30am and 2pm both for 1.5 hours

£9.50 per adult, £6.00 per child, under 5’s go free

For more information please contact the office on 01603 782207

June 2019

Its Father’s Day, Let Dad be Captain for the Day!
Its Father’s Day, Let Dad be Captain for the Day!

What better way to celebrate Father’s Day than by letting your Dad or even your Grandad be the captain of his very own Broads Tours Standard Day Boat! We will even supply the Captains Hat! Only valid for families where dad comes too, at least two adults required on the boat. One hat per boat only.

Sunday 16th June 2019

Day Boats available 9am to 5:30pm

We do not take pre-bookings on the Standard Day Boats, they simply operate on a first come first served constant turnaround basis at the window

For more information please contact the office on 01603 782207

July 2019

An Evening on the Broads with the Norfolk Jazz Quintet
An Evening on the Broads with the Norfolk Jazz Quintet

New for 2019!

The ever-popular Norfolk Jazz Quintet, formerly the Norfolk Dixieland Jazz Band,  return to Broads Tours this year for their evening jazz cruises on the Vintage Broadsman, but this year they are playing every Tuesday in July and August!

Simply come on board the Vintage Broadsman for an evening of foot-tapping traditional jazz done in a contemporary style, the band aim to create a memorable and unique evening on the beautiful Broads by engaging with the audience so every evening is different. Licensed bar available.

Tuesday Evenings: 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th July and 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th August 2019

Board: 7:15pm

Depart: 7:30pm

Return: 10:00pm

£16.00 per person

Booking essential please contact the office on 01603 782207

  • Timetable
    DateTimesAvailability
    2 Jul19:30Available
    9 Jul19:30Available
    16 Jul19:30Available
    23 Jul19:30Available
    30 Jul19:30Available
    6 Aug19:30Available
    13 Aug19:30Available
    20 Aug19:30Available
    27 Aug19:30Available
Boogie on the Broads
Boogie on the Broads

Join Broads Tours for the ultimate Broads Disco experience on board the Vintage Broadsman. Whether you are looking to reach for the stars, twist again or slide your way through the evening this is the night for you. Licensed bar available.

Wednesday Evenings: 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, and 31st of July and 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th August 2019

Friday Evenings: 5th, 19th and 26th July and 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th August 2019

Board: 7:15pm

Depart: 7:30pm

Return: 10:00pm

£16.00 per person

Booking essential please contact the office on 01603 782207

  • Timetable
    DateTimesAvailability
    3 Jul19:30Available
    5 Jul19:30Available
    10 Jul19:30Available
    17 Jul19:30Available
    19 Jul19:30Available
    24 Jul19:30Available
    26 Jul19:30Available
    31 Jul19:30Available
    2 Aug19:30Available
    7 Aug19:30Available
    9 Aug19:30Available
    14 Aug19:30Available
    16 Aug19:30Available
    21 Aug19:30Available
    23 Aug19:30Available
    28 Aug19:30Available
    30 Aug19:30Available
An Evening on the Broads with the Simbiosis Jazz Band
An Evening on the Broads with the Simbiosis Jazz Band

Join Broads Tours and Simbiosis Jazz band on alternate Thursday evenings in July and August. Listen to classic jazz and blues from the Southern States of America as you enjoy watching the sun setting over the beautiful Broads scenery. Licensed bar available.

Thursday Evenings: 11th and 25th July and 8th and 22nd August 2019

Board: 7:15pm

Depart: 7:30pm

Return: 10:00pm

£16.00 per person

Booking essential please contact the office on 01603 782207

  • Timetable
    DateTimesAvailability
    11 Jul19:30Available
    25 Jul19:30Available
    8 Aug19:30Available
    22 Aug19:30Available

October 2019

Kids Go Free for October Half Term!
Kids Go Free for October Half Term!

October Half Term is a great time to get out on the Broads, as the leaves are changing colour and the wintering birds are returning. Why not take advantage of Kids Go Free this half term? The Skipper will give a life commentary explaining the history of the Broads and pointing out all the wildlife; while the Crew will be down at the fully licensed bar, including hot drinks. Children are welcome free of charge, max 2 per every full paying adult.

Saturday 19th October to Sunday 27th October 2019 inclusive

11:30am and 2pm both for 1.5 hours

£9.50 per adult, kids go free, max 2 per every full paying adult

For more information please contact the office on 01603 782207

November 2019

Santa Cruise
Santa Cruise

Christmas is not forgotten here at Broads Tours where a very special visitor lands on the roof of the Vintage Broadsman with a sack bursting with presents!

Before Santa arrives, you are welcomed onboard by the pixies with mulled wine and mince pies for grown ups and a festive cookie and juice for children. As Santa flies overhead waiting from a clear area to land, join the Pixies in a Christmas quiz, songs and free to enter drawing and colouring competition. Listen out for Santa’s sleigh and bell as he comes down the stairs with a sack bursting with presents for all children aged 1-15.

Saturday 30th November, Sunday 1st December, Saturday 7th December, Sunday 8th December, Saturday 14th December, Sunday 15th December, Thursday 19th December, Friday 20th December, Saturday 21st December, Sunday 22nd December, Monday 23rd December 2019

Time: 11am, 1pm, 3pm

Duration: 1 hour

 

Tuesday 24th December 2019

Time: 11am, 1pm

Duration: 1 hour

£13.00 for all tickets, under 1’s go free

Optional presents for children under 1 at £5.00

Booking essential please contact the office on 01603 782207

December 2019

Festive Cruise on the Queen of the Broads
Festive Cruise on the Queen of the Broads

If you don’t have any children but still want to get into the Christmas Spirit, why not board the Queen of the Broads for a Festive Cruise! As we depart from Wroxham the Crew will come around with a warming glass of mulled wine and a mince pie for everyone on board; while the Skipper will give a live commentary explaining the origins of the Broads and pointing out any points of interest and the local wildlife. On the way back to Wroxham sit back and relax with Christmas music. What better way to start your festive celebrations?

Sunday 8th December 2019 and Sunday 15th December 2019

Times: 11:30am and 2pm both for 1.5 hours

£13.00 for all tickets

Booking essential please contact the office on 01603 782207