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Pirates & Mermaids Cruise

From £10 per person

Boarding point

What's Included

Arrgh, there be MUTINY!

The dastardly Irwell Pirates have been joined by the Mersey Mermaids for another mutiny on the Isabella. Pirate Skai brings another kids TAKEOVER to the Manchester Ship Canal.

On an hour-long cruise from Salford Quays the Mermaids & dastardly Irwell Pirates bring fun and games to the canal for the ultimate kids event.


Bar on Board
Groups allowed
  • Fancy dress
  • Bag of treasure from the Mermaid’s Treasure Chest
  • Intimidating pirate scowls & mermaids sing along
  • Help the Pirates navigate the dastardly waters of Manchester to find the Mermaid’s treasure!
  • ‘Shiver Me Timbers’ rum punch for adults (drink with caution…)
  • Weavel biscuits and juice drinks for the little pirates & mermaids
  • The activities and treasure is aimed at 2 – 10 years but big kids are welcome.
  • Adult participation is required – this is a Pirate Skai rule.
  • The children’s behaviour is the responsibility of the attending adult/s. Should the child/children not behave in an appropriate manner and considerably lower the enjoyment of others, the adult/s will be asked to remove the child/children from the main area of the vessel



The vessel does not have disabled access. There is one step up and four steps down in order to board the vessel.


The vessel is fully heated, and equipped with an onboard licensed bar and two toilets.


The vessel has seating for four to six to a table, we do not allocate seats and families may be required to share a table.


The nearest parking is at the Lowry Outlet Mall – click here


The vessel departs from just outside the Lowry Theatre at Salford Quays

Route Map

Google route embed here

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Manchester Ship Canal, Rivers Irwell & Weaver

Manchester's Premier River & Canal Tour Company

A family built business with a heritage of working the waterways of Manchester stretching back over a hundred years, our local knowledge will help you make the most of any tour.

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